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Cutest - A Shelter Rescue Pet Story; Cutie, My Precious Turkey, Was a True Joy to Me; Dahlia and Lena and One Baby Chick; Daisy and Donald were Easter "Gifts" Daddy Dies at 16; Daisy and Donald Duck; Dante's Soul and Memorial; Dear Friends Passing On; Dear God, This is Sammy; Dear Yellow-Birdie; Dearest Abby: The Loss of a Family Member

Actived: Thursday Jan 1, 1970


A Pet Story: Animal Stories from

Posted: (52 years ago) A Pet Story Animal Stories from FROM. Shanti Urreta April 2010 . You may think that you cannot make a difference, but I want you to consider this: Each snowflake in an avalanche pleads not guilty, but together they could have stopped it.

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Prayers Of Intercession For Use At A Pet Blessing Service ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Prayers Of Intercession For Use At A Pet Blessing Service By Rev. James Thompson Animal Padre's Christians Against All Animal Abuse. Eternal God & loving heavenly Father, we thank You this day for the whole of Your creation and not just sinful man’s part within it. We thank You for the vast animal creation which existed before we humans came ...

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COVID-19 and Planning for Your Pet

Posted: (52 years ago) This includes putting together an emergency kit including your pet’s identification details (e.g. microchip), copies of their veterinary records, any medication they might need, and supplies such as pet food, cat litter, cleaning supplies, pee pads, and so on (e.g. the …

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What's Really in Pet Food?

Posted: (52 years ago) The Pet Food Institute — the trade association of pet food manufacturers — has acknowledged the use of by-products in pet foods as additional income for processors and farmers: “The growth of the pet food industry not only provided pet owners with better foods for their pets, but also created profitable additional markets for American ...

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Prevent Unwanted Pets (PUP) - Good Homes - abuse, abused ...

Posted: (52 years ago) An advertisement placed in newspapers or shop windows etc, saying "FREE TO GOOD HOMES" is an open invitation to would-be pet thieves. Never say Free to Good Homes Unscrupulous dealers scan these advertisements and send wives or girl-friends, perhaps with a …

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Problems with Exotic Animals as Pets

Posted: (52 years ago) The exotic "pet" trade is big business. Selling protected wildlife in stores, auctions, or on the Internet is one of the largest sources of criminal earnings, behind only arms smuggling and drug trafficking. But the animals pay the price. Many don't survive the journey from their homes, and those who do survive often suffer in captivity and die ...

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Pets Can’t Teach Kids Responsibility. That’s Your Job. - A ...

Posted: (52 years ago) If a pet is brought into the home before the children are ready, parents risk facing several unpleasant consequences. The most obvious consequence happens when an adult obtains an animal with the intentions of having a “family pet,” but the animal becomes a constant topic of conflict when other family members don’t have the time or ...

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Pets Are "Members of the Family"

Posted: (52 years ago) Mature pet owners (those aged 62 and older) are more likely to just have one pet (42%) while Gen Xers are more likely to have three or more pets. What People Do With Their Pets. If pets are members of the family, then they are entitled to certain things and pet owners make sure their pets get these things.

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Puppy Mills: Dogs Abused for the Pet Trade

Posted: (52 years ago) Puppies who are shipped from mill to broker to pet store can travel hundreds of miles in pickup trucks, tractor trailers, and/or airplanes, often without adequate food, water, ventilation, or shelter. Two men faced charges after 38 puppies were found to be confined to a feces-filled van without food, water, or space to exercise.

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Animal Animations and Other Animations From

Posted: (52 years ago) Please adopt a companion dog and don't purchase one from a pet store or breeder. (animal animation - dolphin jumping) (animal animation - dolphin) Dolphin should be allowed to live free in the wild and not put on display for human entertainment. To learn some …

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A Dog's Plea - From Animal Rights Online Poetry

Posted: (52 years ago) Poetry. A Dog's Plea by Anonymous "Treat me kindly, my beloved friend for no heart in all the world is more grateful for kindness than the loving heart of me.

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Meatless Meals for Dogs and Cats - Dog and Cat Food

Posted: (52 years ago) Also, most pet foods contain the same hormones, pesticides, and antibiotics that are found in commercial meat products for humans. If you are concerned about your companion animals’ health and about the cruelties of the meat industry, now is the time to stop buying meat-based pet food.

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Pet Rescue and Adoption Act is Now Law in California

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet Rescue and Adoption Act is Now Law in California An Animal Rights Article from FROM. October 2017 [Also read An Historic Step Forward for Companion Animals from Last Chance for Animals.] This new law requires pets sold and/or offered in California stores to come from rescue groups and shelters.

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Truth in Advertising Laws Do Not Apply to Pet Food

Posted: (52 years ago) YES pet food labels and pet food advertising that make ‘direct unqualified claims’ mislead consumers! YES dog food and cat food ‘direct unqualified statements’ on labels and advertising is ‘material’ to a consumer’s decision to buy or use the product! But no one of authority seems to care.

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Say No to Animals in Pet Shops

Posted: (52 years ago) Say No to Animals in Pet Shops An Animal Rights Article from FROM. Say no to animals in petshops December 2005. Bryan Adams, Daniel Johns from Silverchair, Wil Anderson, Krista Vendy, Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore, ex Democrats Leader Andrew Bartlett, actress Denise Roberts, Judith Durham, Bianca Dye, Frenzal Rhomb, Suzie Wilks, Uri Geller and many others all say …

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What Your Pet Really Costs You -

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet owners pinched by costs may be tempted to shortchange their animals by not getting regular veterinary care, for example, or resorting to cheap foods that can cause health problems. At the other extreme, pet owners can sacrifice their own financial stability trying to care for pets they can't afford.

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Tribute to a Senior Pet

Posted: (52 years ago) Tribute to a Senior Pet Animal Stories from From Misty's Mom, Coalition to Protect and Rescue Pets November 2012. It’s not the length of our relationships that matters, but the quality. Misty enriched my life every bit as much as if I'd had her since she was a kitten.

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Cat and Dog Poison Alert and Emergency Help - A Companion ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet Poison Helpline at 1-800-213-6680 is a 24-hour animal poison control service based in Minneapolis MN operated by dedicated veterinarians available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.

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What Can I Do - God's Creatures Ministry

Posted: (52 years ago) - Have pet food drives to assist people who are having difficulty feeding their companion animals. - At a church service or function, honor community members who have shown care and kindness towards animals. - When making purchases, think about how they affect animals and the environment. - Move toward a plant-based diet.

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Christian Animal Rights Effort(C.A.R.E.), justice, peace ...

Posted: (52 years ago) More and more individual Christians are taking a stand for the rights of animals. Anyone, Christian or otherwise, who has ever owned a pet and taken the time to play with it, will know that animals are no different than us. They have feelings, they think and most of all, they always offer us undying and unconditional love.

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Is Pet Overpopulation a Myth? -

Posted: (52 years ago) The issue of pet overpopulation is only one piece of the story told in "Redemption." Within its pages, readers and animal lovers can find the blueprint not so much for our failure to save the animals in our communities, but for our ability to start doing so today. It challenges us to demand more of our shelters than the status quo, to insist on ...

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Dog and Cat Food - Welcome to

Posted: (52 years ago) A normally carnivorous companion animal or "pet" can be converted to a vegetarian or vegan diet. This type of diet can extend the lives of both cats and dogs and save millions of other animals each year. Visit Vegan Cat and Dog Food. Table of Contents. Aquatic Cats Are Eating the Oceans;

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The Benefits of Snakes - An Animal Rights Article from all ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Benefits of Snakes An Animal Rights Article from [Ed. Note: For all their beauty and all the benefits they provide to their ecosystems (including humans), it is stunning to see how many ways people have found to torment and/or kill snakes in the name of "entertainment."

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Basic Facts about Puppy Mills and Pet Shops - Stop Puppy ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Are pet shops in the business for money? Yes. Animals can suffer while dealers and pet shops make profits. It is not unusual, for example, for a dog sold to a pet shop for $100 to be re-sold to a customer for $1,000 - $5,000. And by their very existence, puppy mills doom other animals.

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Pets and People Buried Together Mourning the death of a ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Lally, 66, runs a pet crematorium and woodland burial place in Penwith, Cornwall, in southwestern England. She has buried more than 30 owners alongside their animals and has over 100 more plots reserved for pets and their owners, she said. The idea of joint burials was first suggested to her by an elderly neighbor who died at the age of 77, a ...

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70 Malls Across US To Ban Pet Sales - An Animal Rights ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 70 Malls Across US To Ban Pet Sales An Animal Rights Article from FROM. Madison Rootenberg, GlobalAnimal October 2011. The Macerich mall developer’s pet sale ban was a year in the making and in large part, is the result of the efforts of animal activist, Jennifer Peterson.

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Bears in Captivity: The Overlooked Animals

Posted: (52 years ago) Bear shows and the pet trade. Some county and state fairs still feature cruel and archaic bear shows. Chained by the neck, bears are forced to perform ridiculous tricks such as balancing on balls, riding on scooters and walking on their front legs. Just like a circus, the bears are hauled around in dirty trucks, intensively confined, and ...

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Why Veterinarians Should Stop Calling Euthanasia a "Gift"

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 26, 2000  · A Companion Animal Care Article from This Companion Animal Care directory is presented to help people seeking reliable resources, tips, …

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Global Exotics’ Appeal Denied: 26,000 Animals Won’t Be ...

Posted: (52 years ago) For years, USGE imported and exported hundreds of thousands of animals a year for eventual sale at pet stores, including PETCO and PetSmart. PETA has investigated both of these companies—and other suppliers—in the past and found that neglect and abuse was the norm.

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A Child's Pet By W.H. Davies: An Animal Rights Poem from ...

Posted: (52 years ago) A Child's Pet By W.H. Davies. When I sailed out of Baltimore, With twice a thousand head of sheep, They would not eat, they would not drink, But bleated o'er the deep . Inside the pens we crawled each day To sort the living from the dead; And when we reached the Mersey's mouth Had lost five hundred head. Yet every night and day one sheep,

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Stop Exotic "Pet" Cruelty - Campaigns - Animal Rights Activism

Posted: (52 years ago) Stop Exotic "Pet" Cruelty - Campaigns - Animal Rights Activism September 2017. Introduction. The entire exotic "pet" trade industry promotes animal exploitation, cruelty, suffering, and environmental damage and destruction, and must be ended. Since many exotic animals are carnivores, other animals are bred killed to feed them.

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Horrifying, Laboratory Animals Rendered into Pet Food

Posted: (52 years ago) Pet food ingredients that could possibly contain a rendered laboratory animal would be 'animal fat', 'by-product meal', 'meat and bone meal', 'meat meal' (not 'chicken meal' or 'turkey meal' or any other specific named meat meal), and 'Animal Digest'. The FDA has determined that the common pet food ingredient 'Animal Fat' to be most likely to ...

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Surviving the Pain of Pet Loss Mourning the death of a ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Surviving the Pain of Pet Loss Mourning the death of a Loved One Is the Same for Both Humans and Other Animals Article from FROM Niki Behrikis Shanahan . When my husband and I lost our beloved cat, Pete, we were devastated! He was so wonderful and such a joy to be with! We often called him “The Baby.”

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Chick Shredding, Pet Food and Tyson Proteins

Posted: (52 years ago) Feb 07, 2020  · The pet food industry is a $30 billion industry.7 American Proteins, based in Georgia and Alabama, has described itself as “the largest poultry protein and lipids conversion operation in the world, annually producing more than 750,000 tons of pet food and feed grade poultry protein meal and pet food and feed grade poultry fat and feather meal.”

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THE STRATEGY FOR TOMORROW: Solving Pet Overpopulation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 18, 2004  · Pet behavioral experts and dog trainers must be enlisted to help with preventive and remedial programs. Breeders and pet shop owners must be part of the coalition, too, so they can help with microchipping initiatives and behavior training programs. One of the coalition's major goals should be to provide all new pet guardians in the community ...

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The Clean Pet Food Revolution Will Change the World

Posted: (52 years ago) Because more pet parents are demanding human-grade animal meats for their dogs and cats, animals are being purpose-bred to become pet food: about 30 percent of intensively farmed animals in the U.S. are slaughtered solely to feed our dogs and cats.

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Inside the Exotic Pet Trade -

Posted: (52 years ago) FROM January 2021. To get an idea of the scope of the illegal exotic pet trade, consider this: The illegal trade in wildlife is second only to that of drugs in the United States, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

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Prevent Unwanted Pets (PUP) - Other Low Cost Spay/Neuter ...

Posted: (52 years ago) An alternative and more humane method of pet population control is the modern concept of spaying and neutering animals on a large scale. The findings of a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship to the USA and Canada to study the Role of Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinics in the Control of Stray and Unwanted Animals' provides conclusive evidence that ...

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Employee of Virginia's Royal Pet Shop Speaks Out

Posted: (52 years ago) The Royal Pet Shop & Kennel was "Voted "Best Pet Shop in Alexandria" four years in a row. As featured on Channel 7 WUSA Consumer Report - "What to look for in a pet shop". Tell Channel 7 WUSA what you think of their vote and what this employee has revealed: WUSA 9 4100 Wisconsin Ave, NW

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Aquatic Cats Are Eating the Oceans - An Animal Rights ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The pet food industry is moving towards a constant increase of production and manufacturing and marketing premium and super-premium products. These gourmet pet foods contain a significant amount of fish that may be suitable for direct human consumption, while different raw material unsuitable for human consumption, such as by-products of the ...

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A Prayer and Internment Service -

Posted: (52 years ago) (Pet's name), who brought us so much joy in life, has now died. (His/Her) happy times in our family's embrace have come to an end. We miss (pet's name) already. Help us, O God, to remember the good times with (pet's name). Remind us to rejoice in the happy times (he/she) brought to our home.

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Be a Guardian to, Not Owner of, Your Pet

Posted: (52 years ago) Be a Guardian to, Not Owner of, Your Pet An Animal Rights Article from FROM. Jenny Moxham June 2011. If the term “owner” was replaced with “guardian” it would undoubtedly make people more aware of the responsibility they have for the well-being, treatment, care, and quality of life of the animals in their care.

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Personal Ruminations: Pet Food and Feeding

Posted: (52 years ago) The pet food multinationals pour hundreds of millions of dollars into advertising, into support of animal shelters and adoptions, veterinary colleges, lectureships, research, conferences, seminars, cat shows, dog shows, and the American Kennel Club. One of the biggest, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, along with two drug companies, gave the AVMA $4.5 ...

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Pet Food, Bird Shredding and Embryo Sexing: Behind the ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Recently the promoters of Evolution Pet Food, “Premium Vegan Pet Foods since 1989,” urged me to “start telling people that baby male chicks and spent layer hens are being ground up alive by the millions every day for pet foods. They are the ‘chicken’ in pet foods throughout the U.S. and Canada.” (1)

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Can My Pet Be A Vegan Like Me?

Posted: (52 years ago) But pet owners like Moore and the manufacturers of vegan pet food maintain that most veterinarians don't have enough training in nutrition. "Here's the reality: We've been doing this for 20 years. We have dogs over 19 years old in good health. We have cats over 22 years in good health," said Eric Weisman, CEO of Evolution Diet Pet Food Corp., a ...

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