Day: April 20, 2022

Virginia’s illegal turtle trade enabled by pet seekers, experts say

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)-The Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources is sounding the alarm after busting an illegal turtle trade. Experts say people buying them as pets are a big part of the problem.  As her name suggests, Shelley Whittington has a passion for turtles. She founded the Box Turtle Sanctuary of Central Virginia more than a

Chloe Kim’s Dog Living Her Best Life Since Mom Won Big at Olympics

Snowboarder Chloe Kim mastered some ruff rides down the slopes to win gold at not one but two Olympic Games, and now she and her dog, Reese, are living the sweet life. In 2021, less than a year before the athlete won her second Olympic gold medal for the women’s halfpipe at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing,

Keeping your pets safe as the weather heats up – KTXS

Keeping your pets safe as the weather heats up  KTXS Source link

Vets describe increased cases in North America since Canada’s 2018 legalization; reveal poisoning outcomes — ScienceDaily

A survey of veterinarians in the U.S. and Canada highlights mounting cases of cannabis poisoning among pets and sheds new light on symptoms, treatments, and outcomes. Richard Quansah Amissah of the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, and colleagues present these findings in the open-access journal PLOS ONE on April

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