Monthly Archives: March 2010

Animals Being Tickled (VIDEOS)

Animals Being Tickled (VIDEOS).

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Animal Legal Defense Fund : Bob Barker Heads to Harvard to Give Keynote Address at “The Future of Animal Law” Conference

Cambridge, Mass. – Bob Barker, the long-time animal advocate and beloved host of America’s longest running game show, The Price is Right, will be the keynote speaker at the national non-profit Animal Legal Defense Fund’s “Future of Animal Law” conference … Continue reading

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A New Breed of Guard Dog Attacks Bedbugs – NYTimes.com

Bedbug-sniffing dogs, adorable yet stunningly accurate — entomology researchers at the University of Florida report that well-trained dogs can detect a single live bug or egg with 96 percent accuracy — are the new and furry front line in an … Continue reading

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Research monkey deaths prompt calls for crackdown

Workers at a Nevada research lab were checking on a primate room when they came across a ghastly sight: Thirty dead monkeys were essentially cooked alive after someone left the heater on. Two others were near death and had to … Continue reading

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Pet flea treatments can be dangerous, more safety steps in the works, EPA says — Environmental Health News

Warning that the powerful poisons can endanger some dogs and cats, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will require new instructions and labeling for on-spot flea products. The EPA began investigating the products, which include the popular Frontline and Advantage brands, … Continue reading

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