Category Archives: Veterinary Care

Aspiring vets trained in pet care

The Dunlop sisters learned about animal care. Kamal Kassim / Gulf today Mariecar Jara-Puyod, Senior reporter One day with the family, five girls were treated at a clinic where they learned about pet care. They had the opportunity to be veterinarians. For about half an hour, sisters Freya, Phoebe and Charlotte Dunlop and later friends […]

USDA investigates Emory after PETA complaint: monkey death, sponge left in monkey, and more

For immediate release:September 8, 2021 Contact:Tasgola Bruner 202-483-7382 Atlanta – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investigating Emory University and the affiliated Yerkes National Primate Research Center into alleged mistreatment of monkeys after PETA filed a complaint with the agency for violation of the federal law on the protection of animals. According to […]

Cougar Who Was Kept As Illegal Pet Removed From New York Home, And More From This Week’s Weirdest News | Weird

This photo provided by the Bronx Zoo in New York shows an 11-month-old, 80-pound cougar that was removed from an apartment in New York’s Bronx neighborhood, where she was illegally kept as a pet, have animal welfare officials said Monday. , August 30, 2021. The cougar, nicknamed Sasha, spent the weekend at the Bronx Zoo […]

Ventura DA will not press charges against Britney Spears for allegedly striking

CNN – Regional By Travis Schlepp Click here for updates on this story VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (KEYT) – Popstar Britney Spears will not face charges for allegedly hitting one of her employees. Ventura County District Attorney Erik Nasarenko announced on Wednesday that Spears would not be charged with any felony related to an alleged incident […]

A proactive approach to the treatment of osteoarthritis

Dycus is director and chief of orthopedic surgery at the Nexus Veterinary Bone & Joint Center in Baltimore, Maryland; medical director of Nexus Veterinary Specialists in Baltimore; and co-founder and director of the Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Institute, an online subscription resource for animal health professionals. An accomplished speaker, he has spoken to veterinary […]

Albuquerque Zoo loses second monkey due to Shigella infection

By NewsDesk @ bactiman63 Officials at the ABQ BioPark Zoo in Albuquerque, New Mexico, report the death of a second monkey in just one week due to complications from a Shigella infection. Huerfanita Image / Twitter Last week, the zoo lost Brian, a 32-year-old Siamang. Last Friday, 48-year-old female Western Lowland Gorilla, Huerfanita, died after […]

Curtain peeling off veterinary mental health

CLEVELAND – Dr. Elizabeth Wierczorek loves being a veterinarian. She works almost every day. She sees patients physically and virtually and checks in via email. Even with the long hours, she loves what she does. “Since I was little, I have always loved animals. The typical “oh that always fed my soul,” Wierczorek said. “It’s […]

“Gift Of Movement” inspires dancers at the Waldoboro studio

Left to right: Christina Pagurko, 13, Michaela Lacrosse, 16, Elle Stevens, 16, Mya Krawic, 13 and Sopna Atkinson Tatro, 19, at the new DanceMaineia studio in Waldoboro. The five students were there to practice a jazz routine for an upcoming show at the Waldo Theater. (photo by Bisi Cameron Yee) Five dance students rehearse for […]

The Mill, Felice, JOKR, Brilliant Veterinary Care, Upper 90 Soccer, Key Food

Posted on Aug 21, 2021 at 7:43 am by West Sider The mill, a Korean restaurant that had existed since 1986 at 2895 Broadway off 113th Street, has closed. A note on the door said “the pandemic, the labor shortages and everything in between was too much to overcome.” The mill was popular in the […]

‘Sir. Brown, oldest brown lemur in North America, dies at Naples Zoo

NAPLES, Florida – The Naples Zoo announced the death of North America’s oldest male brown lemur on Monday. The male lemur named “Mr. Brown” died Thursday August 5 at the age of 39, zoo officials said in a press release. Credit: Naples Zoo According to the Naples Zoo, he was the oldest living brown lemur […]