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For Vets, Caring For Sick Pets And Grieving Owners Takes A Toll
Animals  (tags: vets, compassion fatigue, health, suicide, compassion, animal care, treatment, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

- 76 days ago -
People who work in animal shelters or veterinary clinics try to save the animals that come through their doors. But they're at high risk of compassion fatigue, a sustained stress that takes a toll on a caregiver's mind and body
Vets Rein in 'Wild' Horse Patients at Israel's Equine Hospital, in Pictures
Animals  (tags: vets, Israel, horses, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, goodnews, humans, pets )

- 309 days ago -
At Israel's main equine hospital, the animals can be 'wild' patients, creating some unique challenges for the vetes treating them. "They are not good patients," said Dr. Gal Kelmer, who heads the large animal department.
Breaking Down the Walls and Helping Vets Become 'Horse Whisperers' - ABC News
Animals  (tags: horse therapy, trauma, vets, retired racehorses, saratoga warhorse foundation, goodnews )

- 1163 days ago -
For the last three years, Nevins has been giving veterans and victims of trauma a chance to connect with world-class racehorses - and themselves - through the Saratoga Warhorse Foundation. Nevins said 75 people have gone through the program so far this
American Veterinary Medical Association - Take a Stand Against Declawing Cats -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: cats, declaw, Vets, amputation, Animal Welfare, animals, pets, protection, suffering, cruelty )

- 1205 days ago -
Mutilating your pet because her natural behavior annoys you might seem incomprehensible but happens every day across the United States. Declawing cats doesn't mean a nail trim; it is the equivalent of amputating most of a human's fingers and toes.
Paws4People Putting Paws to Work
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, disabled children, vets, veterans, elderly, dogs )

- 2109 days ago -
This 23 year old knew what she wanted to do since the age of 11 when she started training dogs to help people feel better and Paws4People was started. She is also working with prisons to have puppies trained by inmates ... a very special young woman ...
Animals  (tags: investigatioin, no justice for starved animals, vets, charles darwin university, australia, crime, cruelty )

- 2183 days ago -
Cows lay dying on the ground, with calves trying to suckle them and a horse's hoof fell off, they were left for ants, dogs and crows to finish off", but no one will be prosecuted!
Vet Ordered to Cease Special Discounts to Rescue Groups ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vets, protection, environment )

- 2227 days ago -
For 9 years, Dr. Rebecca Saria has worked with two rescue groups from her Waterburt, CT franchise office of Banfield Pet Hospital to save the lives of rescued cats and dogs. Until recently, she offered a 50% discount to these groups, instead of the
Sorry That BanField Withdrew Support for Rose Hope Animal Refuge ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, refuge, support, vets, environment, protection, pets )

- 2228 days ago -
Tell Banfield CEO that you're upset about Banfield reducing veterinary support for Rose Hope Animal Refuge from 50% to 15%.
Sri Lankan Government Vets Go on Strike in Protest Over Treatment of Wild Elephants
Animals  (tags: sri lankan, government, vets, strike, abuse, suffering, wild elephants )

- 2255 days ago -
The entire team of Sri Lanka's government wildlife vets has gone on strike amid mounting controversy over an elephant conservation plan that has led to increased clashes between the animals and villagers. The vets say the island's remaining
In the Wilds of South Africa, a Hospital for Big Game
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, vets, environment, protection, wildanimals, habitat )

- 2298 days ago -
Darting an African elephant is no easy task: its herd will try to revive it. A drugged lion will be killed by its pride. And a furious rhino can simply storm through sedation. Such situations are all in a day's work in the South African bush for
Vets Skip Class By Donating Surgery
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vets, pets, spay and neuter, environment, protection )

- 2341 days ago -
Under a bill that has now passed the legislature, S.B. 515, veterinarians could earn one hour of continuing education credit from the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners for every two dogs or cats that are spayed for free, and one hour credit for
Congressman Sees Need for More Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians
Animals  (tags: animals, vets, zoos, wildlife, environment, protection, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare )

- 2437 days ago -
The House of Representatives has taken up legislation to increase the number of veterinarians specially trained in the care and conservation of wild animals and their ecosystems. In addition to offering financial incentives to encourage veterinary
Rampant Animal Abuse at Monkey Town South Africa - TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, animalcruelty, conservation, investigation, protection, wildlife, vets )

- 2632 days ago -
On natiional TV 3 times, despite public & volunteer complaints animals still abused & neglected at private zoo 'sanctuary' Authorities do little to nothing. Vets appear to do even less. Who is corrupt? Please check site & sign Petition/send letters.
House Calls at the End of the World
Animals  (tags: animals, vets, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

- 2689 days ago -
Wildlife veterinarian Marcela Uhart describes some of her patients on the coast of Argentina.
Veterinarians Who Want to Help Their WALLETS Instead of Our Beloved Pets ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, vets, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2724 days ago -
on April 8th I noticed my cat friday, was in the litter pan trying to pee with no aval, and he started crying, I automaticly took him to Ocean state just minutes away. I noticed his bladder was very hard, and I panic, this happend to him along time ago

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