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Tufts Awards Seed Funding for Work in Prevention and Treatment of Opioid Addiction

4 monthes ago   |   By Tufts University

A new endowment supports education, research and civic engagement initiatives designed to support individuals and families who have been affected by the opioid crisis
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Carla Abellana's Rescue Dog Dies Only Hours After She Saves Another Dog

Carla Abellana's Rescue Dog Dies Only Hours After She Saves Another Dog

Actress and animal welfare advocate Carla Abellana has dedicated her life to helping animals in need. Whenever she can save a dog's life, she doesn't hesitate. But the most... Read more ...

Greece Passes Revolutionary Animal Cruelty Laws After Horrific Abuse

Greece Passes Revolutionary Animal Cruelty Laws After Horrific Abuse

Greece is taking strides towards protecting the rights of dogs and other animals throughout their nation. How? The Greek parliament recently passed a law that punishes animal... Read more ...

Dog Declared A Stray Turned Out To Be Missing For 7 Years

Dog Declared A Stray Turned Out To Be Missing For 7 Years

It could happen to any dog parent. A broken leash, a startling sound, an open door, a distracting scent... no matter how it happens, millions of dogs go missing every single... Read more ...

Home Sweet Habitat

Home Sweet Habitat

Some animals are amazing architects! Spiders weave webs, birds build nests, and beavers construct lodges and dams while also creating a habitat for many other animals. So let's... Read more ...

Feeling and Weather Journal

Feeling and Weather Journal

Have you ever noticed that your mood may change with the weather? Maybe you feel a little happier on sunny days and a little sad on rainy or cloudy days? Or maybe you notice a... Read more ...

Man Adopts Longest Resident At Animal Shelter After Losing His Mom

Man Adopts Longest Resident At Animal Shelter After Losing His Mom

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a lot of loss and heartbreak to people around the world. In the spring of 2020, Wilfredo Vega from South Daytona, Florida faced his worst... Read more ...

Scientific Research Tells Us What Dogs Are Thinking

Scientific Research Tells Us What Dogs Are Thinking

I bet you've looked at your dog's innocent little eyes and wondered, “What's he thinking?” Unlike my Yorkie, Leonard, who stands on my chest, cries in my face, and then leads... Read more ...

Syringes: A Thorough Breakdown

Syringes: A Thorough Breakdown

Let's talk about a potentially life-saving device, especially if your pup needs insulin or any sort of injection at home... syringes! We get so many questions regarding... Read more ...

Kookaburra

Kookaburra

In 1938, the feature film Tarzan and the Green Goddess contained a call from the Laughing Kookaburra even though Tarzan's adventures occurred in Africa where there are no... Read more ...

Prince William And Kate Middleton Mourn The Loss Of Family Dog

Prince William And Kate Middleton Mourn The Loss Of Family Dog

Everyone grieves pet loss differently, and for many, the loss of a dog is comparable to the loss of a human. Those who don't have animals might not understand, but the pain of... Read more ...