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Your dog is the bestest dog ever. You know it. You've posted that sentiment a hundred times on Facebook. No one had better deny his adorable supremacy, right? Right. Now here's something you don't know about that cute canine goofball. He evolved those precious puppy dog eyes to manipulate you. That's what scientists now say, […] [...]
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
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Before a California law went into effect allowing pet stores to only sell animals from shelters or rescue organizations, some breeders registered as nonprofits. [...]
Sat, Jun 22, 2019
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A blue lobster is believed to be one in two million. The one shipped to a Cape Cod restaurant won't become anyone's dinner. [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
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It's that time of year again — when our work days all seem much better for having the company of our dogs. Haven't experienced the joy that is Take Your Dog to Work Day yet? Here's why your workplace needs to take part. This year, Take Your Dog to Work Day is June 21. The […] [...]
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
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Dallas has the sweetest, fluffiest face, and I'm pretty sure he knows it. [...]
Thu, Jun 20, 2019
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Back in 2006, Congress officially recognized the valuable role pollinators play in maintaining healthy ecosystems and supporting agriculture by designating a week in June as National Pollinator Week. This week, people across the country are celebrating by raising awareness about why we need to protect pollinators. While bees get a lot of attention, several other […] [...]
Thu, Jun 20, 2019
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A troubling facility in Minnesota that bizarrely operates as both a petting zoo and fur farm is now facing legal action for killing federally protected gray wolves. [...]
Thu, Jun 20, 2019
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These rescue hens started life on a factory farm and now live a happy life with plenty of space and treats. Soak in their joy as they attack a head of cabbage! [...]
Wed, Jun 19, 2019
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In 2009, a Parson Russell terrier from Rocky Ridge Russells kennel in New Jersey won Westminster's best in breed. Ten years later, 188 dogs had to be rescued. [...]
Wed, Jun 19, 2019
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Just look at this vicious "bully" dog being so scary! [...]
Tue, Jun 18, 2019
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If you're attending a ritzy event in the U.K., pay attention to the meat being served. Some high-end private events in Britain are offering chimpanzee meat as a “delicacy.” That's bizarre, illegal and dangerous, primate experts say. This isn't just a U.K. problem, by the way. Customs officials revealed a few weeks ago they found […] [...]
Tue, Jun 18, 2019
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A Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center spokesperson said the facility was putting its horrible dog experiments on hold. Could it be permanent? [...]
Mon, Jun 17, 2019
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