Recently, the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture sanctioned the poisoning of hundreds of birds. The result was hundreds of birds dropped from the sky in Somerset County, NJ. If a local citizen did this on their own, they would undoubtedly have been charged wi… more ›
I don't understand why the people who neglect and are cruel to their animals are not held accountable and prosecuted to the fullest extent...It seems like all you see is fines being given and no real punishment.
Did you hear about how the Bush/Cheney Administration tried to eliminate Endangered Species Act Protections for wolves in Greater Yellowstone and the Northern Rockies? More than 100 wolves had been killed in Wyoming, Idaho and Montana … more ›
The benefit of a microchip is great if your pet escapes and ends up in the shelter or at a vets office. Some places (like Hawaii) require all pets to have a microchip. Do you think that requiring microchips could help decrease the number of irrespons… more ›
I need to license my 2 cats and dog to move into my new place. Can anyone tell me where I can get it done and how much it costs for the cats and a dog? Thank you Let me update this: I googled it and I can't find any info on Chico CA, licensing… more ›
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There is a petition to Obama to reverse it all, if you would like to sign it. www.environmental-action.org This site,also, lists the other 100 roll backs Bush has approved that are detrimental to wildlife and wilderness. Please h… more ›
Have you ever had a pet pass away? And have you ever thought that u couldn't live without them? When you told people this, did they think you were crazy? I know how that feels. My cat(best friend) died last year b4 Xmas and... i thought my wo… more ›
My mom just called me and said that her local shelter called her and told her that if she didn't get her pet spayed/neutered that she would have to go to court. She lives in Live Oak, Florida and I live in Tampa, FL. I was wondering if anyone knew … more ›
My last question asked, by what authority an SPCA or Humane Society have to go onto someone's personal property and seize peoples animals (personal property). A couple of you responded that these organizations are contracted via the … more ›
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A: Lipomas (fatty tumors) are typically benign. Lots of vets don't see the need to remove them unless they get really big or are in an area tha… more ›
Answer by Anonymous
A: Usually the fungus is just referred to as Canine Black Fungus or Canine Fungus as far as I know. It's usually a yeast inection caused by a y… more ›