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ACTION ALERT: Take Action to Help Ailing Elephants Now ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: ringling circus elephants, elderly, illness, suffering, cruelty )

- 3035 days ago -
magine if you had to walk to work every day while suffering from a debilitating medical condition that caused your joints to ache and your feet to throb. At work, you'd be kept on your feet constantly and forced to perform physical labor for long shifts.
Paws4People Putting Paws to Work
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, disabled children, vets, veterans, elderly, dogs )

- 3110 days ago -
This 23 year old knew what she wanted to do since the age of 11 when she started training dogs to help people feel better and Paws4People was started. She is also working with prisons to have puppies trained by inmates ... a very special young woman ...
75 Tigers Died in Zoos in Last Three Years
Animals  (tags: tigers, deaths, zoos, investigation, s infighting, elderly, disease )

- 3160 days ago -
Zoos do not seem to be safe for the royal Bengal tigers with infighting, disease and old age taking the toll on at least 75 big cats in zoological parks across the country in the last three years.
AniMeals: A Program for Pets of Homebound People
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, elderly )

- 3181 days ago -
Imagine being homebound without a pet. Not having interactions with a cat or a dog is inconceivable to me. Yet, many homebound people have to give up their pets because they cannot afford to feed them. Thankfully, there is a program called AniMeals...
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cats, petition, elderly, daycare, center )

- 3195 days ago -
This is an article from the local news. Last June the old people living in this Center, suffering not only the bad the management of local politicains, saw how the cats nearby were taken away.
Rescuers Save Blind Horse From Drowning in Larkin Valley Ditch
Animals  (tags: blind mare, elderly, fell into ditch, rescuers, saved )

- 3477 days ago -
Tam, a 30-year-old blind Appaloosa, had stumbled into the deepest part of a swampy patch bisecting a pasture on Larkin Valley Road on Friday and was sinking into the mud.
NY - Sheriff Wins On-Line Bidding for Retired (Arthritic) Police Horse- Outbids Killbuyers By a Few Cents!
Animals  (tags: police horses, arthritic, elderly, rescued, sheriff, horse lover, horse slaughter, killbuyers )

- 3619 days ago -
Rockland Sheriff James Kralik loves horses. His devotion last week cost him $596 for an arthritic Percheron just retired from his department's mounted unit. Kralik won the bidding war for Dee, a 1,500-pound black horse whom the
Landowners Wanted to Pasture Old Mustangs
Animals  (tags: BLM. mustagns roundjups, older mustangs, elderly, landowners, homes wildanimals )

- 3719 days ago -
The federal government wants to find a couple of additional retirement homes for old mustangs. The Bureau of Land Management is seeking bids to house up to 6,000 Western wild horses unlikely to be adopted because they are too old and because the
Dog Get Alzheimer's?
Animals  (tags: dogs, age, elderly, care, illness, alzheimer, CDS, welfare )

- 4091 days ago -
Your dog stumbles, forgets his house training, acts strange; it is Alzheimer's? Well, no, dog's don't get Alzheimer's disease but what the can get bears a marked resemblances to Alzheimer's. What dog's can get is cognitive dysfunction syndrome, or CDS.
Elderly And Blind Dog Survives Disappearance
Animals  (tags: elderly, blind dog, zoe, boston terrier, home again, good news )

- 4323 days ago -
An elderly blind and nearly deaf Boston terrier is staying close to home after going missing for 13 days and surviving a fall into a window well in Illinois. Owner Robin Tennant of Evanston plastered posters throughout the North Shore after her
If This Cat Jumps on Your Bed....
Animals  (tags: cats, elderly, dying, patients, death, animals )

- 4365 days ago -
The story of Oscar - a very special cat who seems to sense when people are dying and "attends" a person's death. He is bringing dignity and humanity back to the elderly and dying.
Nursing Home Cat Can Sense Death, Ease Passing - Yahoo! News
Animals  (tags: elderly, death, cat )

- 4375 days ago -
CHICAGO (Reuters) - When Oscar the Cat visits residents of the Steere House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Providence, Rhode Island, the staff jumps into action -- Oscar can sense within hours when someone is about to die.

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