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DOGS ARE HELPING CALM SOME NERVOUS NJ RESIDENTS GETTING VACCINES

Living through the COVID pandemic has produced a great deal of stress and anxiety for many New Jersey residents. One group is offering...

CHOOSE WISELY: HOW TO SELECT THE BEST PET FOR YOU

Pet ownership is a commitment for the entire life of the pet, so it's important to select a pet that's right for your family's lifestyle....

 
 
 

PETS & CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Kids and pets are a great combination, but did you know that companion animals can be more than playmates for children? Research confirms...

THE FUTURE OF ANIMAL MEDICINE

Animal diseases constantly evolve and trigger ripple effects that impact animal welfare, human health, and the economy. The animal...

 
 
 

SOCIALIZING PETS IS GOOD FOR EVERYONE

It's Pet Week, a great time to celebrate the many ways that pets enrich our lives every day. It's also a good time to focus on the...

VETERINARIANS READY TO SERVE PETS OF MILITARY COMMUNITY

After a nine-month hiatus, the Redstone Arsenal Veterinary Treatment Facility is open, and the staff is working to get the word out...

 
 
 

CLOSING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE HELPS US ALL

Closing the digital divide will help communities unlock and improve opportunities in health, modern food production, and overall economic...

ONE HEALTH & EARTH DAY

People, animals, and the planet are all connected. As we recognize Earth Day, learn more about the concept of One Health , a global...

 
 
 

ALL DOGS ARE ‘THERAPY DOGS'

Most researchers believe dogs are sensitive to our behaviors, body language and emotions. Many times, these four-legged therapists...

THE INNOVATIVE WORLD OF ANIMAL NUTRITION

Just as humans have become more aware of and discriminating about what goes into their bodies, so have those in charge of nutritional...

 
 
 

STAYING SAFE AROUND PETS KEEPS PEOPLE & ANIMALS HEALTHY

Almost all dog and cat owners consider their pets to be like a part of the family. But that doesn't mean that it's safe to treat pets...

ANIMAL MEDICINES ARE STRICTLY REGULATED

Before they can be manufactured or marketed, animal medicines are subject to much of the same rigorous approval processes as human...

 
 
 

LOCAL VOLUNTEERS TAKING THERAPY DOGS TO BOULDER TO PROVIDE COMFORT TO COMMUNITY

COLORADO SPRINGS - Handling the tragedy of Monday's mass shooting in Boulder can be hard for many, but a locally-founded group is hoping...

PREVENTION THAT WORKS: PROTECT YOUR PET FROM FLEAS AND TICKS

They may be tiny, but they can cause a world of trouble. Fleas and ticks can make your cats and dogs uncomfortable, and they can also...

 
 
 

THERAPY DOGS AT FOREST GLEN MIDDLE BRING MORE THAN COMFORT TO STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

Each day over the last three years, the peer counseling teacher at Forest Glen Middle School has brought two of man's best friends...

FIVE IMMUNIZATIONS THAT ARE CHANGING THE WORLD

The discovery of the smallpox vaccine more than 200 years ago fundamentally changed the way we approach preventing and managing diseases,...

 
 
 

ONE HEALTH IN ACTION - REDUCING DISEASE RISK FOR YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE

Sometimes we get a stark reminder of how closely the health of people is tied to the health of animals. In 2011, when there was an...

KEEPING PETS HEALTHY DURING THE PANDEMIC

AHI Veterinarian Will McCauley, DVM, reminds pet owners of the importance of regular veterinary care, even in the pandemic. “Many vet...

 
 
 

BELOVED CANINE MOVES ON AFTER HELPING HOSPITAL STAFF THROUGH A YEAR OF THE PANDEMIC

Staff members at a Denver hospital have said a sad goodbye to Wynn, their canine companion for nearly two years and a presence during...

WANT TO HELP GIVE YOUR PET A LONG, HEALTHY LIFE? VACCINATE IT!

Just like humans, pets are susceptible to a wide range of diseases; and just like humans, vaccinations are a proven, safe way to avoid...

 
 
 



Dogs are helping calm some nervous NJ residents getting vaccines

Living through the COVID pandemic has produced a great deal of stress and anxiety for many New Jersey residents. One group is offering a special kind of help at New Jersey's... Read more ...

Speak Out for Louie and ALL Cats: Fight Animal Cruelty

Speak Out for Louie and ALL Cats: Fight Animal Cruelty

Louie suffered unbelievable cruelty before he was even a year old. Locked away in a cage in a back room of a house, he was barely fed once every three days-and often punished... Read more ...

Profile in Compassion: Feral Friends In Argentina

Almas Felinas sin hogar If there is any one thing that transcends borders, it's our love for animals. So it should come as no surprise that Alley Cat Allies' Feral Friends... Read more ...

Ending Cat Killing in Parks

Alley Cat Allies is engaged in two incredibly important campaigns - one in Northern California and one in Australia - which get to the heart of what we are about. We're seeking... Read more ...

Traveling with a Dog in the United Kingdom

Traveling with a Dog in the United Kingdom

Every person and their dog know that having a furry, four-legged companion just makes every trip just a little bit better. Got to walk into town? Take your dog. Heading to the... Read more ...

First MA Bald Eagle Rat Poisoning Death Highlights Wider Problem

First MA Bald Eagle Rat Poisoning Death Highlights Wider Problem

Clinical associate professor Maureen Murray comments in Patch.com on the death of an eagle from rodenticide poisoning, the first recorded in the species in MA. Read more ...

A Tale of Two Eagles

A Tale of Two Eagles

The White-tailed Eagle is one of the easiest birds to observe in Belgrade, Serbia. There are about ten pairs around the city. One pair even breeds on the island at the very... Read more ...

Choose Wisely: How to Select the Best Pet for You

Pet ownership is a commitment for the entire life of the pet, so it's important to select a pet that's right for your family's lifestyle. Even if you've already welcomed a pet... Read more ...

Sundowners and Senility in Fluffy and Fido

Cognitive Dysfunction in Cats and Dogs Did you know your pet can suffer from senility? Studies have found that a quarter of pets are so afflicted by the age of 12-14 years, and... Read more ...

YouTuber/New Mom Euthanizes Dog For Being “Aggressive” And “Old”

YouTuber/New Mom Euthanizes Dog For Being “Aggressive” And “Old”

When dogs are introduced to new babies in the family, it can be a tough transition. Kids don't know how to give dogs space. And dogs can become overwhelmed when having to share... Read more ...