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Daily Cute: Naked Parrot Gets Cozy in Donated Sweaters (Video!)
Offbeat  (tags: naked, parrot, beak, feather, disease, awesome-wingsome video )

Barb
- 25 days ago - care2.com
Rhea the lovebird suffers from psittacine beak and feather disease, but that doesnâEUR(TM)t mean sheâEUR(TM)ll be cold this winter. What an enviable sweater collection!
Service Dog Helps a Local Fourth Grader Manage Rare Disease
Offbeat  (tags: Bella Burton, disease, Morquio syndrome, Service Dog Project, awesome-pawsome-dog )

Barb
- 397 days ago - bostonmagazine.com
Bella Burton, a Woburn resident, was diagnosed with Morquio Syndrome at age two.
Warning as Deadly Mystery Dog Illness Linked to Woodland Walkies
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, illness, woodlands, fatal, disease )

Tracy
- 419 days ago - m.halifaxcourier.co.uk
Seasonal Canine Illness (SCI) is a mysterious and potentially fatal illness which can affect dogs of any age, sex or breed. The cause of SCI is unknown and as yet there are no known preventative measures.
Vets Warn Pet Owners About Dangers of Tetanus to Animals
Offbeat  (tags: pets, vets, disease, tetanus )

Tracy
- 426 days ago - express.co.uk
VETS are warning about the dangers of a deadly threat to pets from a disease that has all but been wiped out in humans
URGENT HELP NEEDED *** THIS ENDS ON MONDAY 1ST JUNE
Offbeat  (tags: THIS IS NO JOKE, SHE REALLY IS ALONE MOST OF THE TIME CAR, PLEASE SHARE FAR AND WIDE, activists, women, world, safety, humans, dogs, protection, suffering, sadness, animalwelfare, food, disease, prevention, protection, treatment, nutri )

Kelly
- 556 days ago - petvote.com
Please vote for Tina at Shelter Zarkovica in Dubrovnik, where one woman alone cares for over 300 dogs. They are in dire need and every bit of help they can get means a lot. https://www.facebook.com/groups/403408753158 180/?fref=nf THIS IS HER
Deadly Dog Flu Has Now Reached 13 States
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, dogs, endangered, protection, pets, suffering, sadness, healthcare, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, medicine, health, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, family, warning )

Kelly
- 561 days ago - dogingtonpost.com
The sometimes deadly dog flu, canine influenza A H3N2, a type of bird flu that adapted with the ability to infect dogs first appeared in parts of Asia in 2007.
The Top 10 Breeds That Are Most Likely To Have A Broken Heart
Offbeat  (tags: healthcare, health, interesting, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, disease, family, pets, dogs, suffering, sadness )

Kelly
- 630 days ago - 3milliondogs.com
Cardiac disease affects many breeds of dogs, but some more than most.
Weavers Turn Silk Into Diabetes Test Strips
Offbeat  (tags: disease, health, interesting, diabetes, technology, India, silk )

Naoko
- 664 days ago - npr.org
The idea to use silk for medical sensors isn't new for Achira labs, which has made silk strips that change color when they detect a deadly type of diarrhea in diapers.
What Reputable Rescues Do and Don't Do
Offbeat  (tags: business, money, abuse, americans, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, lies, law, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, medicine, healthcare, health, environment, diet, nutrition, food, exercise, drugs, death, activists, sadn )

Kelly
- 684 days ago - ddbrescue.org
Reputable rescue groups all have similar goals, which is to not only save dogs, but to find them the perfect forever home for them. They also educate the public on their specific breed or breeds, what the positives and negatives are,
The Online Pet Guide
Offbeat  (tags: pets, protection, animalwelfare, animals, health, healthcare, disease, diet, food, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, treatment, safety, science, Body-Mind-Spirit, exercise, illness, interesting, news, safety )

Kelly
- 686 days ago - theonlinepetguide.net
We are an online pet resource guide and directory providing listings for local pet parks, pet events, and pet businesses in your community. This pet website is continuously growing,
A MUST READ**A Plea To The Rescue Community By Whitney Horne
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, animals, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, killed, cruelty, dogs, endangered, animaladvocates, animalrights, investigation, pets, healthcare, disease, prevention, safety, medicine, treatment, risks, americans )

Kelly
- 698 days ago - facebook.com
A MUST READ IF YOU OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS IN RESCUE. In the past few years, I've noticed a major change in rescue with the increase of the popularity of social media. Cross posting and transporting have become rampant with rescues getting flooded
Scientist Has A Bedbug Breakthrough After Subjecting Herself To 18,000 Bites
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, odd, off-beat, performance, wildlife, women, protection, humans, safety, environment, bizarre, animals, culture, ethics, unusual, world, disease, research, safety, study, health, health, environment, treatment, warning, women, safety, humans )

Linda
- 700 days ago - businessinsider.com
For five years, she willingly succumbed each night to the wrath of tiny, bronze-bodied critters who fed on her blood.odied critters who fed on her blood. SCIENCE More: Biology Bedbugs Health Scientist Has A Bedbug Breakthrough After Subjecting Herself
Rescue Dog Saves Owner From Breast Cancer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, healthconditions, interesting, rescued, dogs, GoodNews, humans, cancer, disease, illness, protection, warning, women, animals, goodnews, pets, unusual )

James
- 702 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A british woman was alerted to cancer in her own body by the Border Collie she had herself rescued recently.
Can Meditation Help Prevent the Effects of Ageing?
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Disease, Human body, Psychology, Stress )

Raymond
- 722 days ago - bbc.com
Can meditation really slow down the effects of age? One Nobel Prize-winner is finding the scientific in the spiritual, writes Jo Marchant.
Will We Ever... Cryopreserve Our Organs?
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Biology, Disease, Hospital, Human body, Medicine )

Raymond
- 722 days ago - bbc.com
Imagine if doctors could dip into freezers and take their pick of kidneys, livers or hearts for life-saving operations. Here's why it's so hard to achieve.
 

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