Cute but Caught: America’s Cutest & Messiest Pets Photo Contest

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Pruven™ is holding the Cute but Caught: America’s Cutest & Messiest Pets Photo Contest , and the grand prize is $3,000! The post Cute but Caught: America’s Cutest & Messiest Pets Photo Contest appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

Join America’s Pet Debate!

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To help end the age-old debate of whether America is a nation of cat or dog people, Purina® is calling all pet owners and lovers to join in the “America’s Pet Debate.” Purina will proudly declare whether America is a cat or dog nation on Nov. million veterans in America today.

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Untamed Americas

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Untamed Americas ” is a high-definition miniseries event narrated by Academy Award-nominated actor Josh Brolin. In it we get to see some of the amazing places in the wild areas of North America, Central America and South America. Untamed Americas: Mountains. Untamed Americas: Deserts. Untamed Americas: Coasts. Untamed Americas: Forests. A journey through the forests of the Americas is one of extremes—flood, freeze, and fire.

Happy Birthday America!

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McKee Project Helps Latin America's Strays

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Smithsonian Magazine Spotlights Wildlife Trafficking

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Smugglers Go to Extremes with Argentinian Parrots

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Support Island Dog Inc.

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It's not that different from the rest of Latin America, but Puerto Rico is part of the United States. Tags: puerto rico animal rescue latin america us I really like this group and donate to them. Puerto Rico's animal welfare is pathetic. There's no excuse for them not to be on par with at least the worst US state.

Gymnast Shawn Johnson Put To Sleep After Breaking Leg | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source

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This video nicely highlights the insanity in killing “racing&# horses when they become injured. I think my favorite parts are when Shawn’s mother says “it’s just so expensive to keep a lame gymnast&# ; and then when the host asks her if Shawn was in a lot of pain at the end, and she replies, “oh no, no, no – there was no pain – just a quick shot to the back of the head.&#.

Farmed Fish Are No Easy Solution

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Gobal Smuggling Ring Uncovered in Brazil

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McKee Project Expands Work into Guatemala and Other Latin American Countries

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A cat on the catwalk!

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Purina ONE® showed the world how to really work the runway, turning heads at this year’s New York Fashion Week with cats on leashes during the 2013 Fall Collection Show by Tracy Reese, one of America’s most celebrated designers, on February 10.

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American Pets Alive! Creating a No Kill Nation

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Can you imagine America becoming a No Kill Nation? is dedicated to making America No-Kill by hosting a yearly National Conference that shares Austin Pets Alive!’s American Pets Alive! can and it is our mission.

PROJECT: Pet Slim Down (giveaway)

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With more than half of America’s pets being overweight, it’s a problem that needs to be addressed. Project: Pet Slim Down is a free online program designed to help your pet lose weight.

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay welcomes a baby white rhinoceros!

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Fewer than 15,000 white rhinos remain in the wild, and approximately 200 live in zoological facilities across North America. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay welcomes its seventh baby white rhino since 2004.

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Heifer International

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For most of us in America, a cow is an animal we see in a field and that provides milk. Did you know that 63 percent of Americans have a pet? Not only do we love our pets as part of the family, but many times our pets become guides and even therapy aids.

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Pukka’s Promise: The Quest for Longer-Lived Dogs

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In Pukka’s Promise, Kerasote travels the dog world in Europe and throughout North America interviewing breeders, veterinarians, and leaders of the animal-welfare movement, and uses cutting-edge research to help dog owners rethink the everyday choices they make for their pets.

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Labor Pains: Petplan Finds Working Dog Breeds Are More Prone to Injury, Cancer

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As America recognizes the contributions of its workers on September 5, Petplan pet insurance is marking Labor Day with a celebration of the working dog.

Dogs love getting mail too! #BarkBoxGifts!

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All their products are sourced in the United States, Canada, South America and New Zealand. Baby is a very picky girl, so sometimes finding a treat that she will love is hard. Enter the BarkBox !

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Celebrating a century of compassion: 100 years of animal rescue

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This year, America’s first national humane organization is celebrating a century of rescuing animals from war, hurricanes, floods, wild … Continue reading → The post Celebrating a century of compassion: 100 years of animal rescue appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals

Set Your DVRs! Feline Wellness in the spotlight tomorrow.

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Move over Good Morning America–change up your morning news routine this Monday and support feline wellness’ moment in the spotlight! Tune in to The Discovery Channel Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:30 a.m.

Factory Farming and Latin American Devastation

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Here is an interesting 10 minute documentary about the effect of growing cheap animal feed in Latin America for European factory farms and how it effects the environment and people.

Spotlighting Palin's Barbaric Wolf Killing Policies

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Bad for wolves, bad for America. We wrote about it here before Palin became the Republican VP nominee, now people like Andrew Sullivan are catching on to her cruel policies as governor.

Illegal Puma Skin Sent to India

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It was sent from North America to India and confiscated by the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau. It was labeled as a "rug" and the only reason they searched was because of a tip.

Baby Fur Seal Lament – Digital Nomad

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National Geographic’s “Digital Nomad”, Andrew Evans, is on a trans-Atlantic journey from South America’s Cape Horn to Africa’s Cape of Good Hope. Baby Fur Seal Lament – Digital Nomad.

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Dog Park Dangers

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Today’s guest post comes from: Heather Reynolds is a pet lover and internet journalist at Trupanion , North America’s fastest growing pet insurance company.

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US Groups Fight to Save Polar Bear Hunts

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Supposedly, environmentalists and animal rights activists have "unfairly made the polar bear into 'the panda bear of North America.'" Now that the species is listed in the US as "threatened," hunters can't import the dead body parts (aka hunting "trophies") in from Canada. Waaaaaaa! insert crying baby picture here.) Here's the article from the Globe and Mail.

How Pets Can Improve Your Health

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With such a vast number of benefits associated with pet ownership, how wonderful it would be for every home in America to have a domestic animal to take care of and love…and to be loved by,” notes Mann.

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“PAWtriotic” greeting cards and calendar.

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A portion of the proceeds will benefit America’s Vet Dogs, www.VetDogs.org , a nonprofit division of the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind. Fine art photographer, patriot and pet-lover Stacey P.

Cute of the day: Baby Aardvark!

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There are only about 35 aardvarks in zoos in North America. Busch Gardens’ Jambo Junction patrons will have the opportunity to see something quite rare: a baby aardvark. The young male aardvark was born at Busch Gardens on April 10.

What Foods you should Avoid Feeding your Dog?

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And be careful of wild onions (also known as scallions, spring onions, or salad onions) which grow nearly everywhere in North America. Dogs seem like pretty hardy animals for the most part, perfectly capable of eating all sorts of foods. However, man’s best friend has rather strict dietary restrictions. You should avoid feeding your dog the following foods. Certain Fruits and Vegetables. Your dog should stay away from avocados, grapes, raisins, persimmons, peaches, and plums.

Elephants get ready for the RNC!

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As one of the largest zoos in North America, Busch Gardens offers its more than 2,000 animals various forms of enrichment that are different, unusual and challenging to the animals’ regular routine. Saturday marks “100 Days to the Republican National Convention,” and preparations are already underway at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

McDonalds Makes Positive Move to Help Sows

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McDonald’s believes gestation stalls are not a sustainable production system for the future,” Dan Gorsky, senior vice president for supply chain management for McDonald’s North America, said in a statement. I'm no fan of McDonalds, but any little bit of help is progress. Here's an excerpt. For the full story, check out this link to the New York Times article.

Mad over Maltese

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In America they first appeared as participants in the sophisticated Westminster Kennel Club shows. Mad over Maltese. . These tiny fluff balls will make you laugh out loud and drive you crazy.

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Sneeze Prone? Top 5 Dogs for Allergy Suffers

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According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America , more than 15 % of the U.S. When I was 12-years-old, my 6 pound Chihuahua was involved in a tragic fatal accident. It was bit of a traumatic experience for me and I vowed to never own an animal again.

New Aardvark Baby Is Second Born at Busch Gardens

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There are fewer than 40 aardvarks in zoos in North America. Have you ever wondered what a baby aardvark looks like? They are pretty cute if you ask us! And that nose! So unique! Busch Gardens welcomed its newest resident earlier this week: an adorable aardvark born Monday, March 26.

Disneynature Chimpanzee

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The film opens in North America on April 20, 2012. Celebrate Earth Day, April 20, 2012, by seeing the latest Disneynature film, True-Life Adventure, CHIMPANZEE!

True Blood fans and animal lovers come together!

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Photo credit: Toby Canham/Getty Images North America. To be honest, I have never seen the HBO show True Blood, and I probably never will. However, when I found out that one of the show’s cast members is a big animal lover, I had to share this information with you!

Cute of the day: Baby Anteater!!

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Tamanduas are native to the forests of Mexico to South America. It’s a boy! This little guy – a lesser anteater or tamandua – was born just days ago to mom, Cypress, at Discovery Cove, in Orlando, Florida. They use their sharp claws and 16-inch-long tongue (41 cm) to eat up to 9,000 ants in a single day. They use their sharp claws and 16-inch-long tongue (41 cm) to eat up to 9,000 ants in a single day.