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Piglets Give Food for Thought
Animals  (tags: pigs, happy story, protection, humans, research, society, humans, interesting, children, women, research, healthcare, humans, AlternativeMed, study, prevention, illness, Body-Mind-Spirit, animals, pets, wildanimals, wildanimals, animaladvocates )

- 2148 days ago -
TRIO of baby farm animals donated to a working farm for disadvantaged people are hogging the limelight this week.
Animals  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, cancer, death, environment, health, healthcare, humans, illness, medicine, AnimalWelfare, animals, death, dogs, killing, pets, sadness, suffering )

- 2181 days ago -
Someone on my friend list sent me a message asking me for help. This is what it concerned: I need your help. My best friend is sick. About a week ago, Hercules (aka Herk) became violently sick. I first took him to the vet's office on Thursday. They gave h
Dog Left Without Medical Care, Tissue Exposed - Glendale, AZ (US)
Animals  (tags: dogs, animals, risks, medicine, health, healthcare, safety, treatment, protection, family, ethics, pets, law, AnimalWelfare, abused, cruelty, crime, rescued, suffering )

- 2228 days ago -
Angel's injured paw had exposing tissue and bones and she was not able to bear any weight on her paw. Valdez said that she couldn't afford to help Angel and then gave her to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office. Angel was taken to an animal hospital fo
Hoarding 70 Cats - North Strabane, PA (US)
Animals  (tags: Hoarding, sadness, society, suffering, law, pets, habitat, humans, environment, endangered, cruelty, animals, abused, AnimalWelfare, cats, rescued, disease, illness, healthcare, health, risks )

- 2229 days ago -
Officers said the cats were well fed, but the home was filled with feces and garbage and was unsuitable for not only cats, but also humans.
Hoarding - 2 Cats, 9 Dogs Seized - Mojave, CA (US)
Animals  (tags: animals, Hoarding, dogs, cats, sadness, suffering, pets, law, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, cruelty, crime, endangered, environment, AnimalCruelty, abuse, society, health, illness, disease, healthcare, risks )

- 2229 days ago -
"We have mostly emaciation on the ones that were seized today," she said. "There are two really grave skin conditions but the rest are mostly skinny."
Puppy Mill - 26 Dogs Seized - Monroe, CT (US)
Animals  (tags: Puppy mill, pure-breed Bijons, pregnant lhasa apsos, boxers, dogs, cruelty, animals, abused, pets, protection, suffering, disease, ethics, family, food, health, illness, treatment, environment, healthcare, sadness )

- 2230 days ago -
Officials said they discovered pure-breed Bijons with scratches and cuts, pregnant lhasa apsos and boxers that had never been on a leash before. In addition they said a few of dogs are need of medical attention.<br /> <br /> "The place is a nightmare. Y
Rural Areas Face Veterinarian Shortage
Animals  (tags: illness, health, healthcare, safety, risks, society, disease, AnimalWelfare, cats, dogs, death, pets, sadness, suffering, investigation )

- 2231 days ago -
CONNELL, Wash. - Bill Bennett has spent 45 years feeding and herding 2,500 cattle on his rolling eastern Washington ranch. He's also had to act as a doctor because he's unable to find a veterinarian who will come to his rural spread.
Foods to Avoid Giving Your Pets
Animals  (tags: pet, foods, animals, dogs, cats, pets, health, babies, family, ethics, illness, healthcare, disease, risks, safety, research, protection, nutrition, study, society, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 2236 days ago -
foods may cause only mild digestive upsets, whereas, others can cause severe illness, even death if ingested by animals. The following common food items should not be fed (intentionally or unintentionally) to either cats or dogs. This list is, of course,
Modern Life's Pressures Put Pets on Prozac
Animals  (tags: dogs, health, society, pills, lifestyle, healthcare, research, treatment, dogs, animalwelfare, animals, protection, suffering, cats, pets )

- 2243 days ago -
PROZAC was certainly was not on Dr Doolittle's list of remedies. But increasing numbers of pets are being given anti-depressants to help them cope with the strain of 21st century life, not least the tendency for many hard-working owners to leave animals
Cruel Animal Owner Abandons Her Home - ChronicleLive
Animals  (tags: Cruel animal owner abandons pets, suffering, rabbits, environment, cruelty, crime, abuse, animals, dogs, habitat, humans, family, law, protection, society, sadness, illness, disease, health, healthcare, safety, law, police )

- 2274 days ago -
A TWISTED pet owner threatened with eviction if convicted of animal cruelty has abandoned her home.< Eleanor Smith left her home in Lyric Close, New York, North Tyneside, after being convicted of animal cruelty.
Fair to Provide Health Tests for Dogs
Animals  (tags: dog, companionanimals, GoodNews, healthcare )

- 2416 days ago -
Missouri: Sept. 8th Owners can bring their leashed dogs with their current vaccinations to the clinic for Canine Eye Registry Foundation tests, cardiac exams and thyroid and patellar luxation testing. Patellar luxation is a joint disease.
Intuitive Nursing Home Cat Settles in to 'Help Grandma Get to Heaven'
Animals  (tags: healthcare, nursing home, cat )

- 2455 days ago -
When Oscar the Cat visits residents of the Steere House Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre in Providence, Rhode Island, the staff jumps into action -- Oscar can sense within hours when someone is about to die.

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