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The Norwich Gazette
Kittens rescued after emergency callTwo kittens are expected to make a full recovery after Woodstock police rescued
Kittens rescued after emergency call
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
Two kittens are expected to make a full recovery after Woodstock police rescued them from a burlap sack in the back of a man’s truck Monday. An employee at the Norwich Avenue Tim Hortons in Woodstock reported seeing a man driving a red pickup truck... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Heavily Overgrown Sheep Desperately Needs A TrimAll's wool that ends wool. Australian animal welfare workers were forced to ca
Heavily Overgrown Sheep Desperately Needs A Trim
The Huffington Post / Posted 13 hours ago
All's wool that ends wool. Australian animal welfare workers were forced to call in a national shearing champion after an incredibly overgrown sheep was found roaming near Canberra, the BBC reported. Tammy Ven Dange, CEO of the Royal Society for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
McDonald's to serve breakfast all dayNetflix hits Japan, rumors about Apple streaming TVNetflix hits Japan, rumors a
McDonald's to serve breakfast all day
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 hours ago
Netflix hits Japan, rumors about Apple streaming TVNetflix hits Japan, rumors about Apple streaming TV Netflix expanded its footprint in Japan this week, but Apple could be poised to take a bite out of its already falling U.S. business.More... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCARENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World rec
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCA
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 18 hours ago
RENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World record for doing the most burpees in a 12- and 12-hour period – and it’s for a good cause. “Since I make my clients suffer to burpees every week, I thought I should get a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCARENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World rec
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCA
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 hours ago
RENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World record for doing the most burpees in a 12- and 12-hour period – and it’s for a good cause. “Since I make my clients suffer to burpees every week, I thought I should get a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCARENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World rec
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCA
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 hours ago
RENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World record for doing the most burpees in a 12- and 12-hour period – and it’s for a good cause. “Since I make my clients suffer to burpees every week, I thought I should get a... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Australia: Fisherman breaks-up snake vs. poisonous fish battleNV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCANV: Man attempts burpees worl
Australia: Fisherman breaks-up snake vs. poisonous fish battle
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 hours ago
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCANV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCA Fitness trainer wants his "sweat equity" to raise money for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA).More >> Fitness trainer... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCARENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World rec
NV: Man attempts burpees world record to help SPCA
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 hours ago
RENO, NV (KRNV/CNN) – Mark Zarubi is attempting to break the Guinness World record for doing the most burpees in a 12- and 12-hour period – and it’s for a good cause. “Since I make my clients suffer to burpees every week, I thought I should get a... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh councilwoman introduces new bills to protect animalsCouncilwoman Darlene Harris submitted two bills on Tuesday in an effort to prot
Pittsburgh councilwoman introduces new bills to protect animals
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Councilwoman Darlene Harris submitted two bills on Tuesday in an effort to protect animals in the city of Pittsburgh. One of the bills would prohibit any wild bird trapping in the city. Stories of the day... Harris said she sponsored this bill... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Water St. cats rescued in St. CatharinesCats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure ha
Water St. cats rescued in St. Catharines
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
Cats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure have all been rescued. Kevin Strooband, executive director of the Lincoln County Humane Society, said the rescue of about 25 cats on 17 Water St. took place over two... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
RISPCA: Abandoned dog Moses has been put downBy News Staff news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cr
RISPCA: Abandoned dog Moses has been put down
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
By News Staff news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RISPCA) says Moses, an elderly dog found abandoned in Johnston, has been peacefully put down. The RISPCA is now desperately asking for help in finding... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Water St. cats rescued in St. CatharinesCats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure ha
Water St. cats rescued in St. Catharines
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Cats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure have all been rescued. Kevin Strooband, executive director of the Lincoln County Humane Society, said the rescue of about 25 cats on 17 Water St. took place over two... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Water St. cats rescued in St. CatharinesCats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure ha
Water St. cats rescued in St. Catharines
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Cats found in a St. Catharines house left empty following a bank foreclosure have all been rescued. Kevin Strooband, executive director of the Lincoln County Humane Society, said the rescue of about 25 cats on 17 Water St. took place over two... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
RISPCA: Abandoned dog Moses will likely be put downBy Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Preventio
RISPCA: Abandoned dog Moses will likely be put down
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RISPCA) is asking for help in finding the owner of Moses, an elderly dog found abandoned in Johnston. Moses was left in the Pet Smart parking lot... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Give Me ShelterIt's easy to tell that Goose is a social kitten. Upon meeting him, the black an
Give Me Shelter
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted yesterday
It's easy to tell that Goose is a social kitten. Upon meeting him, the black and white domestic shorthair mix prances up and playfully bats his paw between the bars of his crate. The two-month-old also likes to play chase and tease the other kittens... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Boxing orangutans aside, Thais warm to animal rightsOrangutans in the ring during a Muay Thai kickboxing bout at Safari World, a la
Boxing orangutans aside, Thais warm to animal rights
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Orangutans in the ring during a Muay Thai kickboxing bout at Safari World, a large zoo on the outskirts of Bangkok. (AFP photo) Related Stories Boxing gloves raised, two orangutans enter a ring at a Bangkok zoo, a spectacle that fascinates locals... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Boxing orangutans a throwback as Thailand warms to animal rightsBANGKOK, Thailand - Boxing gloves raised, two orangutans enter a ring at a Thai
Boxing orangutans a throwback as Thailand warms to animal rights
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 days ago
BANGKOK, Thailand - Boxing gloves raised, two orangutans enter a ring at a Thai zoo, a spectacle that fascinates locals and foreigners alike but sits increasingly at odds in a nation slowly embracing animal welfare. Every morning hundreds of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hunt for owners of tearaway tortoisesAN appeal has been launched for the owners of two tearaway tortoises who made a
Hunt for owners of tearaway tortoises
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
AN appeal has been launched for the owners of two tearaway tortoises who made a run for it - albeit very slowly. The Hermann's tortoises were found miles apart with one apprehended in the north of the city and one in the south. They have been taken... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
RISPCA seeks public's help in finding owner of abandoned dogThe Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is asking the
RISPCA seeks public's help in finding owner of abandoned dog
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is asking the public for help in locating the owner of an abandoned dog. On Monday, the group posted five photos of Moses on Facebook, noting that male dog was abandoned in the Pet... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
RISPCA: Dog found abandoned, neglected in JohnstonBy Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Preventio
RISPCA: Dog found abandoned, neglected in Johnston
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 days ago
By Jennifer Petracca news@abc6.com The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RISPCA) is asking for help in finding the owner of Moses, a dog who was abandoned in Johnston. Moses was left in the Pet Smart parking lot at... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Kittens rescued after emergency callTwo kittens are expected to make a full recovery after Woodstock police rescued
Kittens rescued after emergency call
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Two kittens are expected to make a full recovery after Woodstock police rescued them from a burlap sack in the back of a man’s truck Monday. An employee at the Norwich Avenue Tim Hortons in Woodstock reported seeing a man driving a red pickup truck... Read more
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The Standard
Man held after wild boars killedTuesday, September 01, 2015A toy shop employee has been arrested for suspected
Man held after wild boars killed
The Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, September 01, 2015A toy shop employee has been arrested for suspected poaching after two wild boars were killed in Kam Shan Country Park in Cheung Sha Wan.Two other suspects were still being hunted by police last night.One boar was caught in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dog 'thrown' off high-rise tower blockActing Inspector Matt Crowley said: "Inquiries into what happened are currently
Dog 'thrown' off high-rise tower block
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Acting Inspector Matt Crowley said: "Inquiries into what happened are currently on-going and we are working closely with our partners at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. "We are asking for anyone with information about... Read more
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Boston Herald
Springfield couple hit with 22 counts of animal crueltyA Springfield couple has been hit with 22 counts of animal cruelty after hundre
Springfield couple hit with 22 counts of animal cruelty
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
A Springfield couple has been hit with 22 counts of animal cruelty after hundreds of animals — some dead, and some in horrible health — were found on their property, according to the MSPCA. The Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Named and shamed: the Scottish salmon farms shooting sealsSalmon farmers say they sometimes need to kill seals as a last resort to preven
Named and shamed: the Scottish salmon farms shooting seals
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Salmon farmers say they sometimes need to kill seals as a last resort to prevent them attacking nets and eating fish. However, campaigners, argue that better nets and 'seal-scarers' could eliminate the need for killing. The Scottish Information... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Kill Order Put on Deer on Belmont CountySTEWARTSVILLE - History is on course to repeat itself in the Ohio Valley, as th
Kill Order Put on Deer on Belmont County
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
STEWARTSVILLE - History is on course to repeat itself in the Ohio Valley, as the Ohio Department of Natural Resources has ordered that a tame deer in Stewartsville be killed. Jodi Proger has owned her pet deer, Wheezer, for two years, and she says... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Kill Order Put on Deer on Belmont CountyJodi Proger has owned her pet deer, Wheezer, for two years, and she says in all
Kill Order Put on Deer on Belmont County
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
Jodi Proger has owned her pet deer, Wheezer, for two years, and she says in all that time she has never heard a complaint about the animal from neighbors. "He's basically like a big dog," she said. "I have him housebroke. He comes in the house at... Read more
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The Times Leader
Kill order put on deerJodi Proger has owned her pet deer, Wheezer, for two years, and she says in all
Kill order put on deer
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Jodi Proger has owned her pet deer, Wheezer, for two years, and she says in all that time she has never heard a complaint about the animal from neighbors. "He's basically like a big dog," she said. "I have him housebroke. He comes in the house at... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Burlingame woman pleads not guilty to alleged animal crueltyLinda Levac was allegedly seen and recorded on video by a neighbor in the backy
Burlingame woman pleads not guilty to alleged animal cruelty
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
Linda Levac was allegedly seen and recorded on video by a neighbor in the backyard of her Burlingame home grabbing a dog by its collar, lifting it in the air and slamming it to the ground multiple times, prosecutors said. When Levac lifted the dog,... Read more
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The Advocate
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina state rolls out mobile pet shelter to save pets during disastersAn 18-wheeler outfitted with 55 stainless steel cages, air-conditioning and run
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina state rolls out mobile pet shelter to save pets during disasters
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
An 18-wheeler outfitted with 55 stainless steel cages, air-conditioning and running water — reportedly the only one of its kind in the country — is now ready for its mission of rescuing and evacuating pets caught in disasters. Officials with the... Read more
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Time
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a DogLoyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human compan
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a Dog
Time / Posted 6 days ago
Loyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human companion for more than 18,000 years, making it one of the first domesticated animals in history. Don’t just take our word for it. Scientists have proof that dogs make us... Read more
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Orange County Register
Since Hurricane Katrina, pets have a better chance of being reunited with – or never leaving – their peopleLOS ANGELES – Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina,
Since Hurricane Katrina, pets have a better chance of being reunited with – or never leaving – their people
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
LOS ANGELES – Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina, the disaster displaced or killed hundreds of thousands of dogs, cats and other animals at a time when rescues focused on people and pets were left behind. “So many... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile: OfficialsA kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile: Officials
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 days ago
A kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream in Long Island last weekend: an alligator snapping turtle. The reptile is found primarily in a region spanning eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, said Roy Gross,... Read more
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NBC New York
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous ReptileA kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile
NBC New York / Posted 7 days ago
A kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream in Long Island last weekend: an alligator snapping turtle. The reptile is found primarily in a region spanning eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, said Roy Gross,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
About 150 animals removed from Dallas home on neglect concernsDALLAS - About 150 animals, including dogs, cats, birds and a guinea pig, were
About 150 animals removed from Dallas home on neglect concerns
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
DALLAS - About 150 animals, including dogs, cats, birds and a guinea pig, were removed from a Dallas-area home on Wednesday because of severe neglect, according to the SPCA of Texas. The animal protection group said it received a cruelty complaint... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smokeThe smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smoke
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
The smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine wants to remind you it's also hard on your pets. “Advisories that caution people to avoid heavy work or exercise outdoors and to remain indoors as... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smokeThe smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smoke
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
The smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine wants to remind you it's also hard on your pets. “Advisories that caution people to avoid heavy work or exercise outdoors and to remain indoors as... Read more
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ABC Montana
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smokeThe smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College
WSU offers tips on protecting animals from wildfire smoke
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
The smoke in our area is hard on us, but Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine wants to remind you it's also hard on your pets. “Advisories that caution people to avoid heavy work or exercise outdoors and to remain indoors as... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How One Actress-Activist Is Working To End Dogfighting In Los AngelesFor the second year, The Huffington Post is holding a week-long, community-driv
How One Actress-Activist Is Working To End Dogfighting In Los Angeles
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
For the second year, The Huffington Post is holding a week-long, community-driven effort to bust the myths and raise awareness about pit bulls, a maligned "breed" that often bears the brunt of dated, discriminatory legislation that can make it near... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Organizer Says Black Residents Were 'Left To Die' After Hurricane KatrinaLatoya Lewis, an organizer and employee at the New Orleans Workers’ Center for
Organizer Says Black Residents Were 'Left To Die' After Hurricane Katrina
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Latoya Lewis, an organizer and employee at the New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice, says she was a firsthand witness to the racial inequalities of the government’s response after Hurricane Katrina -- despite former President George W.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kroonstad Trio Arrested for Hosting Illegal RodeoTwo men and a woman were arrested at the weekend for using bulls at a rodeo eve
Kroonstad Trio Arrested for Hosting Illegal Rodeo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Two men and a woman were arrested at the weekend for using bulls at a rodeo event in Viljoenskroon, Free State, said the National Council of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA). This was despite a court order by the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Low-cost spay, neuter clinic moving from Freeport to TopshamFREEPORT, Maine — A spay and neuter clinic that has offered affordable services
Low-cost spay, neuter clinic moving from Freeport to Topsham
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
FREEPORT, Maine — A spay and neuter clinic that has offered affordable services the last five years in Freeport is moving to Topsham early next month. “We found a location that works really, really well,” Dr. Elizabeth Stone, the clinic’s director... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Kroonstad trio arrested for hosting illegal rodeoMpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - Two men and a woman were arrested at the
Kroonstad trio arrested for hosting illegal rodeo
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - Two men and a woman were arrested at the weekend for using bulls at a rodeo event in Viljoenskroon, Free State, said the National Council of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA). This was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Since Katrina, better response helps reconnect pets, people"So many animals disappeared. Many died outright," said Francis Battista, co-fo
Since Katrina, better response helps reconnect pets, people
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
"So many animals disappeared. Many died outright," said Francis Battista, co-founder of Best Friends Animal Society. "A lot of them were scooped up and didn't make it into any official rescue system." Since the storm struck on Aug. 29, 2005, laws... Read more
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The Advocate
Lessons learned after Katrina: Animal rescue groups practice saving pets at disaster boot campWhen rescue workers in boats floated to flooded houses in New Orleans after Hur
Lessons learned after Katrina: Animal rescue groups practice saving pets at disaster boot camp
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
When rescue workers in boats floated to flooded houses in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, they probably didn’t expect to wrangle a pot-bellied pig named Rudy. “We wrapped it up in a blanket, dragged it down the stairs,” said Stewart Cook, a... Read more
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The News-Herald
Since Katrina, better response helps reconnect pets, peopleLOS ANGELES (AP) � Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Kat
Since Katrina, better response helps reconnect pets, people
The News-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina, the disaster displaced or killed hundreds of thousands of dogs, cats and other animals at a time when rescues focused on people and pets were left behind. "So many... Read more
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Denver Post
Better response in disasters helps reconnect pets, peopleLOS ANGELES — Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina,
Better response in disasters helps reconnect pets, people
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
LOS ANGELES — Outside the nearly 2,000 human fatalities from Hurricane Katrina, the disaster displaced or killed hundreds of thousands of dogs, cats and other animals. The rescues focused on people, and pets were left behind. "So many animals... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford DPW chief fired after being charged with poisoning bird's nestCarlos Luaces, West Milford’s superintendent of public works, was charged Frida
West Milford DPW chief fired after being charged with poisoning bird's nest
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
Carlos Luaces, West Milford’s superintendent of public works, was charged Friday with animal cruelty for allegedly spraying a robin’s nest with pesticide, killing two chicks and destroying an egg. As a result, Mayor Bettina Bieri also announced... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford DPW chief charged with poisoning bird's nestThe West Milford superintendent of public works was charged Friday with animal
West Milford DPW chief charged with poisoning bird's nest
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
The West Milford superintendent of public works was charged Friday with animal cruelty for allegedly spraying a robin’s nest with pesticide, killing two chicks and destroying an egg. The Passaic County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City man charged with killing 2 dogsA Luzerne County humane officer says a Hazleton man snapped the necks of two do
City man charged with killing 2 dogs
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
A Luzerne County humane officer says a Hazleton man snapped the necks of two dogs in May and then left them at a city park. Once the Luzerne County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals concluded its investigation, Cody R. Anderson, 26,... Read more
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