Red tape is killing pets sent to the city’s adoption hub: advocates – New York Post


New York Post

Red tape is killing pets sent to the city's adoption hub: advocates
New York Post
The city's Animal Care Center uses inadequate methods in compiling its daily “kill list” — giving condemned pets just 18 hours to get adopted before they are put down, advocates and experts charge. The arcane system forces people to seek a designated

90-year-old Marilyn Nason knits blankets for cats in animal control shelter – The Ledger


The Ledger

90-year-old Marilyn Nason knits blankets for cats in animal control shelter
The Ledger
WINTER HAVEN — As dogs barked around her, people peered inside her cage and a noisy outdoor ambiance rattled around her, Fern, a 7-month-old brown-and-gold kitten, peacefully rested on a nest of knitted yarn. And those in charge of Fern's well-being

and more »

CAST report explores animal welfare dilemma, progress | Feedstuffs – Feedstuffs


Feedstuffs

CAST report explores animal welfare dilemma, progress | Feedstuffs
Feedstuffs
Large-scale, intensive systems predominate production animal agriculture in the U.S., but the systems continue to generate concerns and public debates about the treatment of farm animals, the conceptions of sustainability, the social responsibility of

and more »

Dairy group, BQA seek nominations for animal care award – AGDAILY


AGDAILY

Dairy group, BQA seek nominations for animal care award
AGDAILY
Know a dairy producer that demonstrates the best animal care and handling principles in his or her day-to-day operations? Here's your chance to nominate them for an award. The National Dairy Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) Program is
Dairy FARM, Beef Quality Assurance Programs Seek NomineesWisconsin Ag Connection

all 2 news articles »

90-year-old Marilyn Nason knits blankets for cats in animal control shelter – The Ledger


The Ledger

90-year-old Marilyn Nason knits blankets for cats in animal control shelter
The Ledger
WINTER HAVEN — As dogs barked around her, people peered inside her cage and a noisy outdoor ambiance rattled around her, Fern, a 7-month-old brown-and-gold kitten, peacefully rested on a nest of knitted yarn. And those in charge of Fern's well-being

and more »