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Giant Weed Causes Third Degree Burns,Blindness When Touched - People,Pets Beware !
Offbeat  (tags: warning, giant toxic weed, pets, humans )

- 56 days ago -
People are advised not to make contact with the plant, and to keep pets and children away from the plant. Please share this important educational information with your friends and family!... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
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 )

- 134 days ago -
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.
Sound of Crinkling Tin Foil Can Cause Seizures in Cats
Offbeat  (tags: Elderly, cats, tin foil, seizures, warning )

- 160 days ago -
Even deaf cats can end up unconscious after hearing the sound of crinkling tin foil, say vets
Offbeat  (tags: With the weather warming up please put s, you could save a life.animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection, GoodNews, suffering, wildlife, endangered, healthcare, prevention, health )

- 195 days ago -
With the weather warming up please put some dishes of water out in your garden for all the heat stressed wildlife, you could save a life.
CPR For Dogs And Cats. This Is What To Do If Your Pet Starts Choking Or Can't Breathe.
Offbeat  (tags: healthcare, safety, prevention, treatment, warning, family, pets, animalwelfare, pets )

- 265 days ago -
Do you know what to do if your pet stops breathing? Knowing a few emergency procedures if your dog or cat is choking, or having difficulty breathing, could save your pet's life because you may not have time to get to a vet.
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 )

- 273 days ago -
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 )

- 276 days ago -
A british woman was alerted to cancer in her own body by the Border Collie she had herself rescued recently.
Very Clever VW Campaign for Road Safety   video
Offbeat  (tags: warning, VW, mobile phone use, cellphone use, driving, Hong Kong )

- 372 days ago -
A Hong Kong movie theater asked its patrons to leave their cellphones ON as they entered the movie house. Then they ran an eye opening ad produced by Volkswagen. A message worth sharing
Re-Post : No Second Chances For Sex Offenders Please Sign !!
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, safety, government, crime, child, women, prison, society, media, prevention, warning, computer, off-beat, world )

- 698 days ago -
Time & Time again sex offenders are released after serving a partially lenient sentence in a protected area of the prison only to commit the same or similar act on another innocent person. Now it seems that the British governments court system is consider
Pomegranate Seeds In Frozen Berry Mix Suspect To Be Cause Of Hepatitis A Outbreak
Offbeat  (tags: illness, warning, ethics, food )

- 854 days ago -
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.
Cat Detects Owner's Brain Aneurysm
Offbeat  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, protection, safety, treatment, warning, disease, cats, protection, pets, endangered, rescued, performance )

- 894 days ago -
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.
Video:A Place at the Table Opens in Theaters March 1
Offbeat  (tags: food, risks, safety, children, diet, prevention, protection, nutrition, warning, performance, culture )

- 947 days ago -
This week hunger and poverty take the national spotlight with the release of A Place at the Table, a new documentary film from Participant Media, producers of other award-winning films like Food, Inc. and Waiting for "Superman."
Lakota Freedom Delegation
Offbeat  (tags: climate, animals, destruction, environment, ecosystems, conservation, GoodNews, Sustainabililty, world, pollution, healthconditions, habitat, activists, americans, ethics, culture, education, environment, goodnews, government, humans, world, society, poli )

- 1306 days ago -
The Lakota have withdrawn from every Treaty it ever signed with the US Govt. They have renounced US Citizenship. They say they will welcome anyone who does the same. We had been told in 72 by a local Rock Band that, ''We are the Indians today.''
Cheap Radiation Detectors Give Inaccurate Results, Consumer Watchdog Reports
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, radiation detectors, monitoring radiation levels, Tokyo, cheap, incorrect, National Consumers Affair Center, inaccurate data, environment, warning )

- 1486 days ago -
New types of low-price radiation detectors on the market, some now being used to monitor radiation in Tokyo area, give incorret measurements, the National Consumer Affairs Center of Japan (NCAC) announced on Sept. 8.
Did Animals Give Quake Warning?
Offbeat  (tags: natural disasters, warning, wild animals, March 11, earthquake, unusual behaviors, crows, kites, whales, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake )

- 1554 days ago -
People in areas affected by the March 11 earthquake have reported witnessing unusual behavior by wild animals shortly before the maginitude-9 temblor hit, stories that lend support to the idea that animals can anticipate natural disasters.

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