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HOW THE TABBY GOT THE 'M'
Animals  (tags: )

Katka
- 19 days ago - catster.com
Most all tabbies have a distinctive "M" on their foreheads, and there are a couple of legends that describe the origin of the mark.
FLYING FOX ORPANS BENEFIT FROM NEWLY EXPANDED SYDNEY REHAB SHELTER AT LANE COVE NATIONAL PARK
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Katka
- 19 days ago - abc.net.au
A sanctuary for orphaned fruits bats on Sydney's North Shore has been expanded to house more pups and adult bats.
GREAT BARRIER REEF: UNITED NATIONS WORLD HERITAGE COMMITTEE COULD LIST REEF AS 'IN DANGER' LAWYERS SAY
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, environment, wildlife, Great Barrier Reef, world heritage )

Katka
- 18 days ago - abc.net.au
According to analysis from environmental lawyers the Reef met 5 of 8 criteria required for inclusion on the World Heritage in danger list. The findings contradict a draft UNESCO decision.
UPDATE2 - JUDGE CALLS FOR PUPPY KILLER INVESTIGATION TO BE WIDENED
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, killing, pets )

Katka
- 19 days ago - abc.net.au
A judge has said it is worth investigating a man who gave nearly a dozen puppies to Nathan Thompson who later killed them. Judge Syme asked why that so called 'mate' wasn't investigated, given the flea-ridden and sickly state of the puppies.
UPDATE1 - PUPPY KILLER LOSES APPEAL
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, killing, law, pets, sadness )

Katka
- 19 days ago - abc.net.au
Last month Nathan Thompson was sentenced to 18 months jail for killing nine of an 11 puppy litter at Kurri Kurri. the judge dismissed his appeal, rejecting claims he had been threatened in jail and noting that he showed little remorse.
PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE TO FIX FIFA
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, ethics, humans, rights, sports, FIFA )

Katka
- 27 days ago - google.com
With Blatter gone, we need to take the first steps to restore faith in football by putting fair play and human rights first.
THE KILLING FIELDS OF THE QATAR WORLD CUP
Society & Culture  (tags: FIFA, World Cup, Qatar, death, ethics, humans )

Katka
- 25 days ago - theroar.com.au
The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be held in a graveyard. Already an estimated 1200 workers have died building stadiums and associated infrastructure. This number is expected to rise to 4000 over the next seven years. Basically a worker a day.
PETS GRIEVE WHEN OTHER PETS DIE, SAYS HOBART VET
Animals  (tags: animals, pets )

Katka
- 25 days ago - abc.net.au
Dealing with the loss of a pet or a loved one can be a difficult time for many people, but it's not just humans who suffer.
CROCODILE HUNTER STEVE IRWIN HONOURED POSTHUMOUS QUEENSLAND AWARD
Animals  (tags: Steve Irwin, Crocodile Hunter, animaladvocates, animals, conservation, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Katka
- 25 days ago - abc.net.au
Late conservationist Steve Irwin has been awarded the first posthumous Queensland Greats Award for his lifetime achievement in wildlife conservation.
AUSSIE VET HELPS INJURED FARM ANIMALS GET BACK ON THEIR FEET AFTER NEPAL EARTHQUAKE
Animals  (tags: animals )

Katka
- 31 days ago - abc.net.au
An Australian vet who has just returned from Nepal, where he spent three weeks helping farm animals injured in last month's earthquake, is hopeful farming families can recover quickly.
 
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