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Your Dog and Fleas

4 The Love Of Animals

Similar to a human reaction to a mosquito bite. Hot spots; these are red, open wounds caused by licking and biting the skin. Garlic – as with the lavender mixture, it will not kill fleas but act as a repellent. Lavender oil – Lavender, along with sweet almond and cedar wood oil will not kill fleas, but act as a repellent. It can be used on humans as well, and does not smell bad. pet careDog fleas cause itching and discomfort in your dog.

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An Open Letter to Outdoor/Feral Cat Supporters

10,000 Birds

I look at the photo, and am enraged by how cruel and callous human beings can be. I have received countless numbers of wild birds mangled and/or killed by outdoor/feral cats, such as the Orange-crowned Warbler pictured here. I look at these birds, and am enraged by how cruel and callous human beings can be. Can you convince yourselves that your cat does not kill birds, when statistics show pet cats only bring home 23% of their kills?

Ingrid Taylar: Bridging the Divide Between Cat and Bird Lovers

10,000 Birds

I’d been volunteering at rescues through my young adulthood, and I was training as a cat socializer, teaching terrified felines — the unlucky victims of cruel people — to trust humans again. The humans behind a wildlife intake desk, the volunteers and rehabilitators, are people who sacrifice their mornings, afternoons and sleepless nights in the service of birds like the one I’d just brought in. All of these afflictions are human-caused and largely preventable.

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