Plastics in Our Oceans
We all use plastics in our daily lives. Unfortunately, the convenience and affordability of many of these items comes at an environmental cost. Because plastics are lightweight...
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Birds Protect Costa Rico's Coffee Crops
Millions of people around the world could not imagine starting the day without a cup of coffee. Coffee production plays a major role in the economy of a number of Central and...
3 days ago - Birds
February 11 2019
Big Cat Updates Alexa Flash News Briefing Coordinator Report - Lauren Buckingham Great day today! It was very productive and...
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The MUC1 gene polymorphism is not associated with milk productive traits and somatic cell count in Jersey cattle
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Signatures of de‐domestication in autochthonous pig breeds and of domestication in wild boar populations from MC1R and NR6A1 allele distribution
Summary Autochthonous pig breeds are usually reared in extensive or semi‐extensive production systems that might facilitate contact with wild boars and, thus, reciprocal...
5 days ago - Animal Genetics
Tussock Jumper: Cabernet Sauvignon (2017)
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Effective genetic markers for identifying the Escherichia coli F4ac receptor status of pigs
Summary The F4ac receptor locus , which encodes susceptibility or resistance to Escherichia coli diarrhoea, is inherited as an autosomal recessive monogenetic trait. F4acR is...
9 days ago - Animal Genetics
7 Simple Ways to Make Your Dog Smarter
Have you met “ The Smartest Dog in the World ”? In 2014, 60 Minutes introduced the world to Chaser, a border collie with a vocabulary of more than one thousands words...
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11 Things Only Big Dog Lovers Understand
They say there are two types of people: those that love big dogs and those that love little dogs. Okay, that's probably an over-simplification. Most of us love all dogs, but...
11 days ago - iHeart Dogs
Activ4Pets Launches Corporate Partnership Program to Help Employers Offer Pet Friendly Benefits
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Guide to Long Distance Binoculars
Guide to choosing the best high powered long distance binoculars to be used for land based observation. Most high lower bins are usually designed with astronomy in mind...
Best Birding Binocular 2016/2017
During the year many, many binoculars arrive on my desk for testing and review. So at times even I can find it a little overwhelming as to which is best. This every year I...
BirdWatching Binoculars 101
If you are new to birding, choosing your first pair of binoculars can seem a little daunting, but it needn't be. This guide takes you thought where to start and all the...
We were looking on Animal Humane Society's
We were looking on Animal Humane Society's website and saw Zelda. I told my husband to get dressed because we were going to get Zelda! We brought her home and our lives have...
Top Veterinary Articles of the Week: Kennel Cough, Circovirus, and more
Kennel Cough in Dogs - It's More Than You Think! Dr. Christopher Byers/CriticalCareDVM I imagine that everybody has heard of kennel cough; many dogs get it. But what is it...
Bow WOW: 'Saturday Night Live' Comes Up With Sex Solution For Jealous Fido
Giant dog costume "Pound Puppy" give humans some privacy and keeps clueless Rover happy.
"SOPHIE" cool Minpin/chi mix
Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services! Adoption information MCAS h ours/ Location Sophie, female chi/Minpin mix, 4 yrs 5 mths, 10lbs here's my Mcas weblink...
Dog Snugglers Needed at Humane Society of Tampa Bay
Help Wanted: dedicated worker with big heart, kind hands, and time for snuggles. Must love dogs. If this sounds like you and you're in the Tampa Bay area, your dream job is...
From the Niagara Frontier: A Book Review of “Birder's Break”
It is vexing to see three crows, common as dirt, chasing a red-tailed hawk out of the tree in which he had been placidly sitting, doing no one any harm - at least not yet. One...
Dog Recovering After Being Bound With Tape, Thrown From Car Into Frigid Ditch
The dachshund has been reunited with his owner after the horrific ordeal.
Why Do We Still Pick Up Dog Poop With Plastic Bags?
We know we should stop using plastic poop bags. But we just can't. Here's why.
Griffin The Golden Retriever Receives Honorary Diploma At Owner's Graduation
Clarkson University recognized the loyal service dog for his "diligent dedication to the well-being and student success" of Brittany Hawley.
These Holiday Plants Can Be Hazardous For Pets
Some classic holiday plants can actually harm your pet. These are the plants you should avoid.