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Canadian Activist Acquitted of Criminal Charges for Giving Water to Thirsty Pigs Bound for Slaughter - UPDATE
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, animals, pigs, distress, water, society, world )

Lone
- 65 days ago - aldf.org
In a video of the incident, a pig is seen panting heavily inside the tractor trailer and appears to be in distress as Krajnc asks the driver to give the animal some water. He warns her not to give the animals anything
BSF Men Play Good Samaritans to Birds, Wildlife in Jaisalmer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water, India )

Anna
- 66 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
At a time when the temperature at Indo-Pak border adjoining Jaisalmer is hovering around 46-48 degrees, the jawans are acting as saviour for cattle, birds and wildlife in border areas by providing them food, water and shelter.
Lazy Cat Uses Paw to Drink Water
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Barb
- 73 days ago - msn.com
This cat is so lazy that it won't even get up to get a drink of water. Typical cat!
From Honey-Infused Water to Seeking Vet Help: 5 Ways You Can Help Mumbai's Birds Beat the Heat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water )

Anna
- 101 days ago - hindustantimes.com
Replace the water in your feeding bowls thrice a day, advise experts
Central Valley Birds Getting Much-Needed Water for Habitat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, environment, water )

Anna
- 114 days ago - ca.audubon.org
As an extraordinarily wet rainy season draws to a close, California has hit another water milestone. For just the second time in 25 years, the Bureau of Reclamation has announced that it will provide full water supplies to Central Valley refuges and
Water Pots Help Birds Weather Torrid Summer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, water )

Anna
- 138 days ago - deccanchronicle.com
Vanishing ponds, rising heat result in testing times.
Hippo Chills in Her Own Infinity Pool: She Doesn't Have a Care in the World
Offbeat  (tags: Hippopotamus, wildlife, infinity pool, water, Africa )

Scooby
- 160 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A bizarre set of photographs have emerged showing a chilled out hippopotamus without a care in the world relaxing in her very own infinity pool.
Despite Rains, Water Continues to Be a Challenge for Bird Conservation
Offbeat  (tags: environment, water, conservation, birds )

Anna
- 171 days ago - ca.audubon.org
Water is always central to bird conservation in California. That remains true, even with the heavy rains that have dumped on the Golden State in recent weeks.
Why Are Cats So Quirky About Drinking?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, water )

Jeri
- 185 days ago - mnn.com
Some won't drink out of a water bowl if it's near their food bowl. Others prefer a fountain or even the kitchen sink. Some picky kitties won't sip from plastic or metal containers. Some of these preferences harken back to their ancestors and survival
Pulses of Water Bring Life to the Famished Colorado River
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, wildlife, protection, water )

Anna
- 300 days ago - audubon.org
The critical bird habitat is springing back, according to a new report. HereâEUR(TM)s what you need to know.
Water Is Survival
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, wildlife, water )

Anna
- 306 days ago - audubon.org
Audubon's strategic plan balances the needs of birds, people, and economies in waterways across the United States.
Pagan Solidarity With Standing Rock - Petition
Offbeat  (tags: pagan, sacred, earth mother, petition, water, forests, meadows, wetlands, honor life )

Dandelion
- 324 days ago - actionnetwork.org
We stand in solidarity with all who declare these things sacred: clean water and air, verdant forests, meadows, prairies and wetlands, and ways of life that honor people over profit.
Minamata Disease Continues Devastation After 60 Years
Offbeat  (tags: environment, destruction, water, Minamata, Japan, minamata disease, habitatdestruction )

Naoko
- 458 days ago - the-japan-news.com
First diagnosed in people who consumed seafood contaminated by methylmercury discharged from Chisso Corp.'s Minamata plant. The disease damages the central nervous system, causing such symptoms as sensory disturbance and visual field constriction.

Offbeat  (tags: interesting, unusual, Water )

Frans
- 476 days ago - collectivelyconscious.net
Cymatics is the study of visible sound. Sound literally has geometry to it. You can see the visible geometrical vibrations of any given sound by placing sand or coated particles on to a metal plate, and then playing a frequency into the metal plate....
Toronto Woman Could Face 10 Years in Prison for Giving Water to Pigs on a Hot Day
Offbeat  (tags: Toronto, woman, jail, slaughterhouse, pigs, water )

Scooby
- 625 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
A woman in Toronto, Canada, has been charged with criminal mischief after she gave water to pigs being transported to a slaughterhouse on a hot day. Anita Kranjc, 48, could face up to 10 years in prison for her actions.
 

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