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Tiger, Zebra and Snake Die in English Circuses
Offbeat  (tags: circus animals, sadness, tiger, snake, zebra, investigation, abuse, illness, risks, safety )

Borg
- 559 days ago - us6.campaign-archive1.com
Neeka the tiger was one of the big cats used by Tom Duffy's circus in Ireland. Photos of her performing in the big top were highlighted as part of CAPS' "Ring of Cruelty II" investigation into Irish circuses, carried out in 2012. In August 2013
Pomegranate Seeds In Frozen Berry Mix Suspect To Be Cause Of Hepatitis A Outbreak
Offbeat  (tags: illness, warning, ethics, food )

Marty
- 821 days ago - redorbit.com
An acute hepatitis A outbreak that has caused at least 30 people across five states to fall ill has been linked to a blend of frozen berries and pomegranates sold in the US by Costco, various media outlets have reported.
UPDATE WONDERFUL NEWS UPDATE Nestlé‏
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Kelly
- 860 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
WE HELPED TO MAKE THIS A REAL. The petition is still open if you would like to sign it or share it. SEE THE PETITION SITE FOR THE FULL WONDERFUL UPDATE
Cat Detects Owner's Brain Aneurysm
Offbeat  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, protection, safety, treatment, warning, disease, cats, protection, pets, endangered, rescued, performance )

Kelly
- 860 days ago - petside.com
Noah, an orange and white tabby, began obsessing over his owner's head last year. In an interview with The Northern Virginia Daily, Janet Batten says, "He constantly smelled my head on the right side, in the front, and in my eye and in my nose.
Greenwash: To Mislead, Cover Up, or Gloss Over Damaging Facts By Appealing to Environmental Values.
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, torture, information, protection, society, safety, business, animals, pets, illness, research, prevention, healthcare, health, treatment, safety, medicine, death, disease, drugs, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, killed, killing, s )

Kelly
- 863 days ago - peta.org
With this goal, many people donate, totaling millions of dollars each year to organizations that say they are working to protect the environment and wildlife. But how much do we really know about these organizations and their activities?
A Round of Applause for These 4 Pioneers in Sustainable Food
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Kelly
- 874 days ago - care2.com
Last week, NRDC announced the winners of the 2013 Growing Green Awards. These awards celebrate the farmers, business owners, and bold thinkers who are transforming America's food system. Each one of them has pioneered ways to provide food that nourishes
ACTION NEEDED Demand India Protect Old-Growth and Abandon Coal
Offbeat  (tags: coal, clearing its natural ecosystems, protection, safety, society, world, interesting, environment, animals, healthcare, family, illness, prevention, protection, safety, risks, treatment, health, environment, disease, death, medicine, sadness, suffering, s )

Kelly
- 878 days ago - forests.org
Yet India is heading towards social and ecological collapse unless it stops burning coal and clearing its natural ecosystems, especially important old-growth forest remnants.
End Child Slavery Now
Offbeat  (tags: business, consumers, dishonesty, cover-up, humans, lies, law, marketing, money, children, death, disease, drugs, health, illness, prevention, protection, risks, safety, children, crime, business )

Kelly
- 1080 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every child deserves to grow up in a safe environment. Sadly, 126 million children work in dirty, dangerous and degrading jobs, including 1.2 million children who are trafficked worldwide.
Don't Abandon 9/11 First Responders
Offbeat  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, health, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, safety, treatment )

Kelly
- 1085 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
September 11th 2001, first responders raced into contaminated rubble and toxic air to mount a truly heroic rescue effort. More than a decade later, those 9/11 first responders are still facing the devastating health effects of those rescue efforts.
Sassy of Big Cat Rescue Recovering
Offbeat  (tags: sassy, caracals, unwell, illness, surgery, recovering, big cat rescue sancatuary )

Simone
- 1436 days ago - petside.com
Lucky are the beautiful wild cats that live at Big Cat Rescue, one of the most popular and beautifully structured big cat sanctuaries in the United States.
Over Half Of Quake Survivors Still Living In Shelters
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, Great East Japan Earthquake, survivors, shelters, more than half, poll, health, illness )

Naoko
- 1541 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
More than half those affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake are still living in shelters, with many having no prospects of earning a living, a Mainichi Shimbun poll has shown.
Farms Shut as Cancer Poisons Are Now Found in Chickens
Offbeat  (tags: germany, poisoned eggs, doxin, farms closed, illness, investigation )

Simone
- 1697 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Germany's poisoned eggs scare has spread to chickens after investigators reported raised levels of cancer-causing dioxin in meat. Three chickens out of 15 samples of chicken, turkey and pork sent to the European Commission showed a dioxin concentration
Endangered Tiger Cub Nursed Back to Health
Offbeat  (tags: endangered, tiger cub, amur cub, illness, nearly died, recovering, saved )

Simone
- 1722 days ago - upi.com
An endangered Amur tiger cub born at a Pittsburgh zoo that developed a potentially life-threatening infection was nursed back to health, veterinarians say. Veterinarians Tuesday declared the 13-week-old unnamed Siberian tiger, one of approximately 150
Caring for Your Aging Cat - 9 Common Issues You Should Know About
Offbeat  (tags: elderly cats, caring, illness, bonding, treatments, twilight years )

Simone
- 1726 days ago - pawnation.com
Does your heart belong to a feline old fogy? You're not alone. Half of all pet owners have an animal aged 7 or older. Modern veterinary care means cats often live into their late teens or early twenties. But living longer increases the chance they'll
Cleaning the Henhouse
Offbeat  (tags: disease, eggs, chickens, farms, investigation, risks, safety, prevention, illness, government )

Borg
- 1824 days ago - nytimes.com
The latest salmonella outbreak, underscoring the failures of industrial farming, reminds me of the small chicken flock that I tended while growing up on a family farm.
 

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