Veteran Falls Patrol Officer, Animal Cruelty Investigator, Ends 31-Year Career | Local News

For 25 of his more than 31 years as a Falls cop, Dave Bower patrolled the streets in what is still known as the “50 car.” “I was assigned to the Highland Avenue car from the start,” Bower said. “And I started to build a relationship with the good people in that community.” Then he added with a chuckle, “And ...

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Things to do in Prince William County April 2022

Provided by Prince William Office of Tourism Prince William, Virginia is the perfect place to enjoy the spring weather. From bluebell festivals and world-class music to on-farm experiences, fantastic local foods and artisan drinks, here are a few reasons to start planning your spring getaway today. Below is a list of upcoming events, festivals and activities in Prince William County ...

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Judges add three new cases, including animal welfare law challenge and Warhol copyright dispute

SCOTUS NEWS By Amy Howe March 28, 2022 at 1:49 p.m. The Supreme Court on Monday issued orders from the judges’ private conference last week, adding three new cases to the docket for the next term. The new cases involve an animal welfare law challenge in California, a death penalty issue in Arizona and a copyright dispute over a work ...

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Pet Parents Speak Out After Animal Abuse Shelter Owner Arrested

GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Days after state police arrested a pet shelter owner for animal cruelty, people who have adopted from the shelter have mixed feelings. Those who have chosen to adopt pets from Connecticut Pregnant Dog and Cat Rescue in Glastonbury are trying to make sense of recent events. Joann Connelly, 59, was arrested on three counts of animal ...

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Dog recovers after being shot in the head after being shot in the head

By Marie-Alice Royse Click here for updates on this story Nashville, TN (WSMVName) — An animal rescue center helped a dog recover in early March after being shot in the face. Farrah, the dog, was found by Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue officials wandering in a rural county with no shelter and no animal control on March 7. Animal Rescue officials ...

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BayCoast Bank creates scholarship at West Place Animal Sanctuary in Tiverton

BayCoast Bank this week announced the establishment of the BayCoast Bank Fellowship at West Place Animal Sanctuary, a non-profit organization located in Tiverton. The scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in West Place’s Education Internship Program, which provides local high school and college students with an immersive, hands-on experience of working with rescued farm animals and injured or ...

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Help Local Creatures Big and Small with an Animal Fund | Business

Abandoned. Cold. Scared. Two tiny tufts of orange fur were piled up for warmth by the side of the road. Their chances of survival were slim. But then a kind-hearted stranger stopped the car, picked them up and shared their story on social media. Now, with a new home and a seemingly endless supply of toys, treats and affection, these ...

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Purdue Canine Care Certification Changing Hearts and Minds About What We Owe to Dogs

Friday, March 25, 2022 Photo courtesy of Dr. Candace Croney The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine has reached an important milestone in animal welfare by approving its first 100 Certified Canine Care (CCC) dog breeders. Purdue’s CCC program, which sets rigorous, science-based, expert-reviewed requirements for breeders, is poised to become the benchmark for canine wellness assurance. As the demand ...

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Jordan’s Way Raises Thousands of Dollars in Just Hours for Banning Animal Shelter | Community

As part of a nationwide tour that ends in California, the nonprofit organization Jordan’s Way stopped by the Banning Animal Shelter on Wednesday to participate in an event to raise awareness and funds for the shelter, which is run by the non-profit organization ARE Animal Rescue, which runs Banning’s shelter. During a Facebook Live event in which teams of volunteers ...

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the peepal farm story

In Dhanotua small village near Dharmshala in Himachal Pradesh, Shivani Singh found her calling in helping local women and stray animals through her organization Inasmuch asPeepal Farm ProductsInasmuch as. Started as a small farm selling only herbs in 2017, Peepal Farm has grown into an animal rescue organization and organic farm. The product line of this female-led social enterprise has ...

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Poll finds 88% support for provincial licenses for zoos in Ontario

A new poll commissioned by World Animal Protection (WAP) shows that 88 per cent of Ontarians surveyed support regulations that would create licenses for zoos in the province and set standards for animal safety and welfare. Nine percent of the 1,020 people randomly polled by Nanos Research somewhat support these changes, according to the advocacy group. It calls on provincial ...

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Pacific GeneTech Plans Experimental Station Licensed Animal Vaccine Production Facility

University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Billy Hargis, professor and director of the John Kirkpatrick Skeeles Poultry Health Laboratory at the Milo J. Shult Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Fayetteville, helped develop animal vaccine technology under license from Pacific GeneTech. (U of A System Agriculture Division photo by Fred Miller) Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station animal ...

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The Saugerties animal shelter is moving

Saugerties City Council is interested in working with the group working to build a new Saugerties Animal Sanctuary, Town Supervisor Fred Costello said during the regular city council. Wednesday, March 16 meeting. “We have made significant progress; they or they [a group of volunteers raising money to build a new shelter] raised about three-quarters to 80 percent of the money ...

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Living Compound in Jeddah offers a hidden animal sanctuary for birds, fish and reptiles

A living complex in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia has been discovered to house a hidden living animal sanctuary for birds, fish and reptiles. The animal sanctuary is built in a public city park where animal keepers recreate their natural habitat. Despite its uniqueness, the Jeddah sanctuary is one of a multitude of animal sanctuaries around the world. Yet, there are instances ...

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Former Iowa puppy mill owner Daniel Gingerich pleads guilty

The southern Iowa puppy mill owner who racked up more than 120 animal welfare law violations in six months has reached a plea deal for his criminal charges. Daniel Gingerich faced two counts of animal neglect with grievous bodily injury or death, an aggravated misdemeanor. He also faced four counts of animal neglect with injury, a felony. A plea agreement ...

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Habersham hires design team for animal shelter and emergency services facilities

The Habersham County Commission has hired a Lawrenceville engineering firm to begin work on two highly anticipated SPLOST projects: a new animal shelter and a centralized emergency services headquarters. The Board of Commissioners voted unanimously at its Monday evening meeting to award contracts to Croft and Associates for the new Habersham County Animal Care and Control and Habersham County Emergency ...

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Animal center struggles to allay public concerns over out-of-state transfers

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 by Kali Bramble Animal Advisory Commissioners continue to question the transfer of animals from the shelter to partner shelters, but so far they are still awaiting answers. The conversation started last month, when commissioners issued a resolution to more closely monitor the transport of animals out of the county and out of state in a 7-2 ...

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Meet the Critter Sitter | Georgian times

Blood is not the only characteristic of the family, not even of the species. Linda Bradley, 52, also known as Critter Sitter, has been in contact with so many different species of animals over a long period of time, making her feel like they are all her relatives. Bradley is a mobile animal care provider and ranch worker, not to ...

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Farmers and crofters can learn more about Quality Meat Scotland’s changes to its standards at upcoming village hall meetings

COLUMN: From the Croft by Russell Smith Is spring coming now? The in-bye begins to turn green, though the ground on the hill is still in sepia tones of brown; curlews and lapwings are back. There are buds on the daffodils and the trees; cockerels are “active”; muirburn smoke is in the air: and lambing is fast approaching. So we ...

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National Charity League’s Del Sol Chapter Recognizes Senior Class of 2022 for Achievements

The Patronesses and Ticktockers of the National Charity League, Inc. (NCL), Del Sol Chapter, will hold their senior recognition ceremony on Saturday, March 26, where they will showcase and honor the accomplishments of the chapter’s senior class. Taking place at the US Grant Hotel in downtown San Diego, this annual event recognizes the graduating senior class for outstanding achievement and ...

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Thousands of people and their dogs show up for Celebrity Paws in the Park

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina (WCSC) — One of the biggest pet-friendly events took place Saturday at Riverfront Park in North Charleston — and it’s all about giving furry friends a forever home. Thousands of people have enjoyed Celebrity Paws in the Park with their four-legged friends. The event included dog dives, stage performances with Animal Planet celebrities, food trucks, music, ...

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CT Audubon Fairfield Announces Spring Programs

Fairfield, CT – The Connecticut Audubon Society Center in Fairfield has announced its spring programs through April 22 as follows: Girl Scout Eco Questsaturday april 210 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.Look out for Daisy, Brownie and Junior Girl Scouts – nature badge programs are back this spring at Connecticut Audubon’s Center in Fairfield on Saturday, April 2, from 10 a.m. to ...

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Animal Welfare Organization S’pore Urgently Seeks Dog Adopter Or Will Be Euthanized – Mothership.SG

Follow us on Telegram for the latest updates: https://t.me/mothershipsg Animal welfare organization Exclusively Mongrels Limited is urgently looking for an adopter for a dog named Kona, who is at risk of being euthanized otherwise. Kona is a Singapore Special, or mongrel, who was adopted by Exclusively Mongrels in 2019. Photo via Exclusively Mongrels Limited/Facebook Photo via Exclusively Mongrels Limited/Facebook However, ...

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4 things you need to know about them

If you need cash fast, a title loan may be the answer. These loans are relatively easy to obtain, but there are a few things you need to know before applying. In this blog post, we’ll discuss four important things you need to know about title lending. We’ll also give you some tips on how to get the best deal ...

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Sullivan County Animal Shelter Holds Jailbreak Adoption Event

The Sullivan County Animal Shelter invites the public on an escape; the shelter, in partnership with the Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism, is hosting a pet adoption event Saturday at the historic Old Sheriff’s Home and Jail. The community can attend this event to learn about the historic former Sheriff’s House, now home to the Heritage Visitor Information ...

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Longtime animal shelter resident ‘Dylan’ needs a home

March 16, 2022By: Dwayne Page Dylan has been living at the DeKalb Animal Shelter for a long time. In fact, he’s been around longer than any other pet. And while Dylan is welcome there, he needs a forever home. Will you be that loving and caring family that offers him such a home? You can adopt Dylan this week. He ...

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Sunshine Horses Partners with EQUUS Foundation for ‘Stepping Out for March’ Fundraiser – Eagle News Online

CLAY – Clay racehorse rescue organization Sunshine Horses is partnering with the EQUUS Foundation for a fundraiser that will benefit horses at home and in the wild. “Going Out for March,” which runs until April 3, seeks to raise money for the care of Sunshine’s mustang cross, March, who has Cushing’s disease and insulin resistance. An anonymous donor to the ...

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Shechita UK leader joy after MPs back ‘smart amendment’ to Animal Welfare Bill

MPs have backed an amendment to the government’s Animal Welfare Bill which mandates a committee to review policy decisions to uphold religious traditions such as shechita. In a move that was hailed by Shechita UK, the Commons voted Monday night in favor of a backbench amendment led by Sir Geoffrey Clifton-Brown which requires the new Animal Sentence Committee to take ...

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Charlotte Public Schools Opens New Farm Learning Center

Charlotte Public Schools is opening a new Agricultural Learning Center with classrooms offering hands-on instruction in the agricultural and horticultural industries. Michigan’s food and agriculture sector accounts for 17% of state employment according to data from the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Since the early 1970s, Charlotte Public Schools have introduced students to the estate. Nick Thompson, a ...

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The deer calmly grazes as the cheetah tries to attack. See what happens next

The natural behavior of any herbivorous animal like deer would be to start sprinting as soon as it sees a predator heading towards it. However, a video is making the rounds on the internet, in which a deer can ironically be seen grazing without any care even as a cheetah stands inches away. The viral video was shared by Indian ...

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Owner to Donate Winning Prize to Aid International Animal Welfare | Horse racing news

Edward Whitaker ” title=”Chris Gordon: Coach of Stanley Pincombe” class=”js-imageLoader” data-at-xn=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739- medium.jpeg” data-br-n=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-medium.jpeg” data-br-m=”https:// www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-large.jpeg” data-br-w=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11 /11/84739-large.jpeg” data-br-xw=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-large.jpeg” onclick=”return false; “> Chris Gordon: Coach of Stanley Pincombe Edward Whitaker Sunday: Warwick Owner Jane Southall enjoyed her first winner in ten years and will ensure her winnings are spent wisely as she plans to donate the £3,500 to the International Fund ...

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Jackson Animal Care Center Hosts First Inaugural Fur Ball

JACKSON, Tenn. – Residents of West Tennessee have come together to support animals in need. On Saturday night, the Jackson Animal Care Center hosted its first annual Inaugural Fur Ball event to raise funds for animal health. Whitney Owen, director of the Jackson Animal Service, says she’s excited to organize an event that will provide Jackson’s animals with the care ...

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Due to increased volume, Walker County, Georgia is considering combining animal control and animal shelter

Due to an increase in animal control calls and admissions to the Walker County Animal Shelter, the county commission is considering combining the animal control department with the shelter and adding new positions. “One of the challenges we have in Walker County with animal control is that our volume is increasing,” Chair Shannon Whitfield said at the county’s monthly meeting ...

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Cross Wellfleet’s Seven Magnificent Bridges

Cross a spooky bridge in Wellfleet We exit cautiously over what might be the rockiest bridge on Cape Cod, in an attempt to cross the Herring River at Wellfleet. Eric Williams, Cape Cod Times WELLFLEET – I was sleeping on my keyboard when the latest “Pants Today” newsletter hit my inbox. The first story came from across the pond, and ...

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New Humane Society of Waco Director Takes the Helm as Puppy Season Arrives | Local News

A lifelong love for Pomeranians led Kandi Hillyer to step away from her health care training and eventually into her new role as director of the Humane Society of Central Texas. She is the third person in four years to hold the title. Hillyer grew up in South Florida and worked for Concentra, a national healthcare chain, for 12 years. ...

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A new city animal shelter and fire station will open in Pearland in April

Two facility openings in April in Pearland will mean further digging for the city’s firefighters and homeless animal population. In the fall of 2020, the city council hired Durotech General Contractors to build a replacement fire station #4 and a new animal shelter, dubbed the Shari D. Coleman Animal Shelter & Adoption Center. The contractor took on both projects to ...

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Former prison building proposed as animal shelter | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle A map of a proposed animal control facility in the old Alpena County Jail building appears Thursday. ALPENA – With secure bedrooms, carpet-free floors and a yard with no public access, the former Alpena County Jail building would be an ideal new home for the Alpena County Animal Control Shelter, said Michelle Reid, County Animal ...

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Businesses and individuals can help end pet homelessness

Despite Americans’ general affection for pets, the reality is that at any one time, nearly 48 million cats and dogs are without homes in the United States. homelessness. At the forefront of this enormous challenge is Dr. Ellen Jefferson, animal welfare advocate, longtime pet shelter veterinarian, and president and CEO of Texas animal shelter Austin Pets Alive. TriplePundit spoke with ...

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Animal Care Center Pet of the Week: Meet Clover

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St. Mary’s County Animal Resource and Adoption Center Director Named

LEONARDTOWN, MARYLAND – The commissioners appointed Theresa Marlowe, director of the new adoption and animal resource centre. Ms. Marlowe comes to the county from the City of New Carrollton Police Department with experience writing and implementing grant programs and successfully operated a kennel in Prince George’s County. Ms Marlowe will take up her duties on Monday 14 March 2022. Steve ...

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5 Dogs Seeking Forever Homes At Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary – How To Adopt

The sanctuary welcomes up to 500 animals each year and has found 27,000 animals in new homes since it opened more than 50 years ago. If you think you might be able to rehom one of them, head to the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary website for details. You can also sponsor one of their animals or donate to the vital work ...

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TODAY (Video): PETA supporters cause ruckus over UMass monkeys’ menopause tests

For immediate release:March 8, 2022 Contact:Amanda Hays 202-483-7382 Palm Beach, Florida. – Earlier in the evening, four PETA supporters crushed a rally of University of Massachusetts – Amherst (UMass) alumni at the Four Seasons Resort in Palm Beach, Fla., where they confronted the president of the UMass, Marty Meehan, and interrupted his speech to expose the school’s horrific experiences with ...

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Residents continue to raise concerns about animal shelters

TEXARKANA, Ark. – A number of residents returned to City Hall on Monday to voice their concerns about conditions at the animal care and adoption center and offer solutions, including the passage of a mandatory sterilization law and sterilization. Animal care advocates again took turns speaking at the citizen outreach portion of the city’s regular bi-weekly board meeting, as they ...

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Woman breaks into animal control to get her dog back before it’s euthanized

Relaxing hazelnut. (Image courtesy of the Stewart family) OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – An Oklahoma City woman said she broke into the Oklahoma City Animal Welfare Building to retrieve her dog Hazel, who was hours away from being euthanized for being unsafe. Toya Stewart has been arrested and is now charged with breaking into the animal shelter after taking off with ...

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Nettle Meadow cheeses get top nods at Global Cheese Awards

LAKE OF LUZERNES — Nettle Meadow Farm & Cheese FactoryKunik cheese from . was named one of the top 20 cheeses in the world last week at the World Cheese Champion Contest, a biannual event held in Wisconsin with contestants and judges from around the world. After tasting nearly 3,000 cheeses in 120 categories, as well as other dairy products ...

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The rise of TikTok in animal abuse

Within seconds, a clip of a woman petting a cat to the beat of Queen’s classic Bohemian Rhapsody went from touching moment to apparent abuse. The individual, who The Sun chose not to name, aggressively slapped his cat across the face and body as the petrified animal bared its teeth and cowered in pain. 8 The individual aggressively slapped his ...

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Animal Adoptions, Roller Skates, and March Madness: Your March To-Do List for the Round Rock, Pflugerville, and Hutto Area

From improving your roller skating technique to meeting adoptable animals, there’s plenty to do in March and April in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto area. 8 March Learn about the history of the state of Texas Round Rock Preservation and the City’s Department of Planning and Development Services are partnering to offer a lunch and learning event on the ...

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Madras HC bans livestock grazing inside forests | Chennai News

CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has banned cattle grazing in forest areas in Tamil Nadu and ordered the state government to ban herders from grazing their cattle in forest areas. A divisional bench of Judge V Bharathidasan and Judge N Sathish Kumar passed the order on a PIL offered by G Thirumurugan of Ramanathapuram on Friday. According to the petitioner, ...

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Casper Animal Medical Center sees success in first months of water therapy

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – In October, an anonymous donor gave Casper Animal Medical Center a water-powered treadmill. Since then, many dogs have reaped the benefits of the therapy. “Lots of awesome success stories which is why I love doing this so much, but we’ve had a few dogs that have back issues and don’t use their hind legs ...

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Cat thrown out of vehicle window at JC Animal Shelter | WJHL

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – Workers at the Washington County, TN, animal shelter rescued a 3-year-old orange cat on Tuesday after a man and woman allegedly parked outside the building and threw her by the street. vehicle window. Man charged with animal torture after puppy’s paw was screwed to door frame Shelter manager Tammy Davis told News Channel 11 that ...

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Six rare Indian animals and where to find them

World Wildlife Day is celebrated on March 3 every year with the aim of raising awareness and educating people about the importance of flora and fauna on Earth. It is dedicated to raising awareness of wildlife conservation and ensuring a sustainable ecosystem. Wildlife conservation, after all, is integral to maintaining harmonious coexistence. READ ALSO : World Wildlife Day 2022: theme, ...

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Mountain. the governor comes under fire with a cougar

Republican Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte is once again drawing fire in some circles for a hunting trip, this time involving a perfectly legal outing that resulted in the death of a collared cougar outside Yellowstone National Park . Quoting in part from anonymous sources, The Washington Post first reported that Gianforte shot and killed the puma which was being guarded ...

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Mesa County Animal Services helps reduce neutering costs at local veterinarians

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) – Mesa County Animal Services is working with eleven participating local veterinarians to provide spaying and neutering vouchers to pet owners. This is thanks to a generous grant from the Animal Assistance Foundation and will reduce costs to $25 per animal. The only requirement is proof of current rabies vaccination. The program runs from March 1 ...

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Four dogs and a rooster seized in animal cruelty case in Nez Percé County, owners cited | Idaho

CULDESAC, ID – On Tuesday, February 22, 2022, Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an address on George Grade after being alerted to an animal issue. According to NPCSO, upon arrival, deputies located 4 dogs and a rooster. MPs say when the animals were found they all appeared to be in very poor health, with no food and ...

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Delhi’s Asola Shrine will soon open a 4km ‘Peacock Trail’ for visitors | Latest Delhi News

Visitors to the Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary (ABWS) will soon be able to take part in a 4km ‘peacock trail’ that winds through an area of ​​the sanctuary, which has been rejuvenated with native species of trees and bushes and sees a fair amount of peacock activity. The trail is being developed by the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS), in ...

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Enid man charged with beating puppies to death with hammer | Local News

ENID, Okla. – An Enid man has been arrested on six animal cruelty complaints after police say he beat six puppies to death with a hammer ‘to get them out of their misery’. On Saturday, officers from the Enid Police Department arrested Joshua Alexander Henry, 31. At approximately 3:30 p.m. Saturday, EPD officers responded to a residence in the 3100 ...

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The new Williamson County Animal Center building

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Williamson County Animal Center has a new home! WCAC Director Ondrea Johnson joins Nickelle Smith in the News 2 studio to discuss what the new center includes. Johnson says the new facility was necessary due to an increase in population in Williamson County that affected several different settlements and entities. “Our old facility was built ...

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Report notes that Krabloonik’s breaches of commitments must be corrected

Krabloonik sled dogs wait in the Snowmass yard on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. (Kelsey Brunner/The Aspen Times) In the opinion of Seth Sachson, a member of Krabloonik’s Best Practices Review Committee, the operators of Krabloonik Dog Sledding have “neglected to fulfill the majority of their promises” established in the Best Practices Plan attached to their to rent with the town ...

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Mustangs to the Rescue holds annual emergency animal rescue training

Cheers and screams drifted from a corral in southeast Bend on Sunday afternoon as groups took part in a drill during a technical training session on large animal emergency rescue. The annual training at Mustangs to the Rescue was attended by 14 cadets from the Oregon Youth Challenge, seven members of the Pet Evacuation Team, two people from the Howard ...

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Young bunnies are looking for a forever home, from Watford Animal Rescue Center

Good morning! I am Beauty and this is my sister Belle. We are cute six week old girls looking for a new home to jump into! We were brought to the National Animal Welfare Trust a few weeks ago because our owner had too many rabbits. As we are still very young and finding our way in life, everything is ...

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Palm Valley Animal Society Animals of the Week

Landon is ready to be someone’s forever love. He’s just too nice to be here at the shelter. If we had one word to describe this handsome boy, it would be loyal. It will stick to you like glue and never let you go. Please visit him today at our Andrews center or ask him how you can take him ...

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The reward goes up to $6,000 in a dog abuse case. The Foundation pays tribute to a dead animal in another case of abuse.

Authorities have been investigating several high-profile dog abuse cases in South Jersey in recent months. In an incident late last year, the animal died of abuse and a foundation was set up in his honor. In one of the most recent cases, involving a Chihuahua stuffed into a bag and dumped near train tracks last weekend, a reward for information ...

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Ex-Union County bear makes new ‘friends’ in Colorado | News

Love is in the “bear” of Colorado. Just ask Dillan, the valley’s famous Asiatic black bear, who has now found a girlfriend at the Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado since moving from Pennsylvania nearly two years ago. Dillan was removed from Union County Sportsmen’s Club, Millmont, in early 2020 after PETA officials launched a nearly two-year campaign for the release ...

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Smithtown Adoptable Pet of the Week: Leo

SMITHTOWN, NY – Leo, a 10-month-old male Labrador Retriever, is Smithtown Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week. And it’s as soft as it gets, according to the shelter. “Leo is playful, friendly, funny and he loves kisses!” wrote the shelter. “He can be shy at times and has some separation anxiety, but the right home with a loving owner can ...

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Shelter picks up four more Krabloonik dogs, bringing the pack to eight | News

Aspen Animal Shelter Executive Director Seth Sachson is just happy to see more dogs at the sanctuary, waiting for their retirement home. They seem healthy — and happy, Sachson noted. On January 26, Krabloonik owner Dan Phillips handed over four now-retired 9-year-old sled dogs: Aries, Mayhem, Orion and Emerald. They are all yet to be adopted, but their pack grew ...

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Spokane Humane Society donates $250,000 to Riverfront Dog Park

Spokane Humane Society donates $250,000 to Riverfront Dog Park Fundraising for Complete Dog Park is underway Parks and Recreation: 311 or 509.755.2489 Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at 10:13 a.m. SPOKANE – The Spokane Humane Society (SHS) has donated $250,000 towards the construction of a dog run in the heart of Riverfront Park at the Forestry Shelter. The gift comes to ...

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JC Animal Shelter’s ‘TNR’ Program Aims to Slow Feral Cat Population Growth

JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) – More than 80 Geary County feral cats are no longer able to reproduce but remain an asset to the community. In February 2021, Junction City Animal Shelter manager Vanessa Gray approached the Junction City Commissioners to start a “Trap, Neuter and Release” program to help slow the growth of the feral cat population. Feral cats ...

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Durham Wildlife Sanctuary is trying to rebuild after being ravaged by the recent wave of storms

Managers at an animal shelter are trying to rebuild their ward, after being battered and bruised in the recent series of storms. Roofs were torn off animal shelters at Gerry’s Forever Home Sanctuary in Country Durham by high winds during Storm Arwen. Natalie Marino, 51, and Russell Herdman, 50, who run the service, worked to rebuild the structures, only to ...

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Last roundup? Rodeo arrives in LA amid possible ban – NBC Los Angeles

The Professional Bull Riders Tour returns to Los Angeles this week for what animal rights activists hope will be the last time, pending a possible city ban on tools used in rodeos that have yet to receive the final approval. Tuesday night’s event at the Crypto.com Arena comes nearly a year after the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to ...

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Nocona Mardi Gras Dog Parade Supports Local Shelter

NOCONA (KFDX/KJTL) – It’s that time of year again when, unknowingly, you might think you’re in New Orleans as soon as you turn onto Clay Street in downtown Nocona. “It’s total chaos and it’s exactly what we planned,” said Nocona Chamber of Commerce president Mitzi Fenoglio. As you can tell by Mayor Robert Fenoglio and the Crayfish Crew, they are ...

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Shooter wanted for animal cruelty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

Three dogs in South Carolina have been rescued after being seriously injured in separate shootings since the start of 2022, according to the Orangeburg County Animal Control and Shelter. Fred, Marshall and Sampson all survived the shooting, Orangeburg County Animal Control & Shelter said in a news release. Although the dogs were injured in separate incidents, it’s unclear if the ...

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Fees Waived at Alexandria Animal Welfare League Adoption Event | WDVM25 and DCW50

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WDVM) – The Alexandria Animal Welfare League is hosting an adoption event to place their greatest furry friends into loving homes. Over a dozen dogs are available for adoption at the event. Get the latest news, weather and sports by downloading the WDVM app “Our goal this weekend is to help over a dozen of our biggest puppies ...

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WITH VIDEO: Removal of animals is a last option, but sometimes necessary, says officer | News, Sports, Jobs

News Photo by Julie Riddle Bev Smith Thursday holds a photo of one of 42 cats removed from her Alpena County home last year. ALPENA – Bev Smith cried the day animal control took her cats away. “I fed them, I loved them and I thought that was enough,” the Maple Ridge Township woman said Thursday, in a home free ...

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A trap dropping workshop will be held in Great Falls

GREAT FALLS – Every year animals are stuck in traps in the state of Montana; Footloose Montana will be hosting a Trap Release Workshop at the Maclean-Animal Adoption Center in Great Falls on Saturday, February 19, 2022. Footloose Montana Board member Clare Beelman explained: “People get their dogs trapped on a regular basis, you probably remember back in November there ...

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Wanted: A 500-pound black bear that has broken into nearly 30 California homes

By Sara Smart, CNN A new neighbor has moved into a California town and is causing concern. For months now, a 500 pound black bear wandered the streets of the Tahoe Keys area in South Lake Tahoe, about 100 miles east of Sacramento. In the space of seven months, the animal caused extensive damage to 33 properties and broke into ...

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The little-known tradition of bullfighting lives on in a village in the United Arab Emirates

Al-Qurayyah (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) – Far from the gleaming skyscrapers of Dubai and the famous camel races, a bullfight is underway in the emirate of Fujairah, where the tradition lives on unbeknownst to most of the United Arab Emirates. “Watch them fight!” a commentator shouts into a microphone as the first cattle battle of the day kicks off, sending ...

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🌱 Horry County Burn Ban + Grand Strand Humane looking for a house

happy Fridaythe people of Great Strand! Kathy Mandel here with the latest edition of the Myrtle Beach daily. Let’s take a look at our weekend weather forecast: Friday: A little rain in the morning. High: 69 Low: 42. Saturday: Cooler with sun. Top: 58 Bottom: 39. Congratulations to our main local sponsors: Looking to sell or buy in Myrtle Beach? ...

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Smithtown Adoptable Pet of the Week: Blaze

SMITHTOWN, NY – Blaze, a 9-year-old male, was named Smithtown Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week. He was rescued by Smithtown animal control officers who found him abandoned and left in a cage at Blydenburger Park, according to the Smithtown Animal Shelter. Despite this, he remained loving and affectionate. “Blaze loves playing with toys, kissing and eating lots of food!” ...

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5 Dogs At Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary Looking For A Forever Home

The sanctuary welcomes up to 500 animals each year and has found new homes for 27,000 animals since opening over 50 years ago. If you think you would be able to relocate any of them go to the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary website for more details. You can also sponsor one of their animals or donate to the vital work of ...

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Etihad Cargo protects animals with new policy

Etihad Cargo has launched a ‘Forever Home’ policy to support the non-profit transport of animals at risk. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates to consider requests from animal rescue and welfare organizations in good faith. Martin Drew, Senior Vice President Sales and Cargo, Etihad Aviation Group, said: “Forever Home reflects Etihad Cargo’s desire to ...

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Animal Advisory Board Debates Citywide Microchipping Mandate

Wednesday February 16th, 2022 by Kali Bramble Members of the Austin Animal Advisory Board clashed last Monday with a proposal that would mandate the use of microchips for all pet owners in the city. As a result of a study by volunteer researchers at UT Austin, the commission’s microchip task force encouraged recommendation of the terms of reference to city ...

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Everett Animal Shelter seeks foster homes for older dogs

Forward a plea from the Everett Animal Shelter that points to a need for foster homes for dogs that are older or recovering from medical needs or who may be in pain and have special needs. Take a look and help if you can. It’s Trista. Now recovering in foster care. Photo credit: Everett Animal Sanctuary. We need foster homes ...

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After the trenches, the solar fences, the railway barricades, the barbed wire and the anti-bee fences… Now the steel wires to prevent the jumbos from wandering away from the forests

bangalore: Whether it is elephant trenches, solar powered fences, railroad track barricades, chili-tobacco rope fences, barbed wire, bee fences, wild elephants have always thwarted all methods tried by the Forest Department to keep them inside reserve forests, national parks and wildlife sanctuaries. Elephants continued to stray into human habitats and over the years human-elephant conflicts have only increased, causing death ...

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Miranda Lambert donates $20,000 to Shelter Pets in honor of Valentine’s Day

It’s no secret that one of Miranda Lambert’s greatest loves in life is her furry friends! The country superstar is an active advocate for animal shelters and volunteer work. This Valentine’s Day, she’s donating $20,000 to share her gratitude to those who spend their time caring for and loving the animals that need it most. As a thank you, ...

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Animal Control Officer – ​Full Time

Position:​​Animal control officerPost status: Full-timedepartment:​Animal servicesWage scale: $30,015.20 – $42,410.69Opening date:​February 14, 2022Closing Date:​February 28, 2022 Job Description:An employee in this classification performs duties associated with the enforcement of animal control regulations. The job is to receive and respond to citizen requests for animal control service, including the capture and containment of stray, sick, troublesome, unlicensed, or apparently dangerous animals. ...

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Meet Stella Mae! | WATD 95.9 FM

—WATD 95.9 News & Talk Radio, South Shore Massachusetts Thanks to our auditor Geni for putting us in touch with an organization new to us called Animal Rescue Connection. Animal Rescue Konnection also works with people who need to rehom their dogs, shelters and animal control officers. Their specialty is working with more difficult to place dogs, those with behavioral ...

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Ark Animal Sanctuary – Week of February 16, 2022

Lorraine Monfils, special Comté cheese • February 13, 2022 Last month we received many phone calls from cats needing help. One of these cats is Nick, who lived outside in sub-zero temperatures. He was fed by a very nice person who really cared about him. Last month we received many phone calls from cats needing help. One of these cats ...

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EU verifies meat controls in Uruguay and France

Two audits by the European Commission’s health and safety body focused on meat controls in Uruguay and France. The audit reports have been published recently. DG Health’s virtual audit in Uruguay in June 2021 focused on beef and sheep meat for export to Europe. A previous audit in 2016 highlighted shortcomings related to Salmonella testing of beef in shipments sent ...

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Soapy Joe’s Hosts World’s First Pet Parade Through Car Wash and Adoption Event | Animals/Pets

Soapy Joe’s, San Diego’s beloved family car wash, is celebrating the launch of its new Magic Ceramic topcoat this Valentine’s Day by showing love to the San Diego community and their pets with the first Parade of Pets to the World through a car wash on Saturday February 2, 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Soapy Joe’s on ...

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The Charleston Animal Society rescues over 200 animals in South Carolina | 103.5 WEZL

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Crews from the Charleston Animal Society are rescuing more than 200 animals statewide. The organization’s Disaster Response Team responded to Pickens County on Thursday morning to help rescue 166 dogs living in inhumane conditions. “With the collaborative support network that our No Kill South Carolina initiative has built, the goal is to help in situations like ...

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