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Mon, May 17 | By Robin Wallace | 21

Animal lovers have cringed as a mixture of oil and natural gas has been spilling into the Gulf of Mexico for nearly a month after the Deep Horizon rig exploded and sank. Killing 11 crew members on April 20, the incident has also caused one of the na… more ›

How Your Pet’s Fur Can Help the Gulf Oil Spill
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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

i just heard the hair booms sink when they take in their fill. so they can't use them. that is such a shame

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

oh boy they even changed the news. yes this is great but how much can the get

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Stephanie
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Stephanie
3 years ago

That is really neat. Every bit helps.

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Michele Z.
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Michele Z.
3 years ago

I just read in yesterday's local newspaper (Tribune-Review) that one pound of hair can absorb one quart of oil in one minute! That's pretty good.

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

it is not the be all end all of solutions but at least it works to a point

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Kris
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Kris
3 years ago

anything that helps is a good thing, I guess

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Irish C.
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Irish C.
3 years ago

MY OWN PET GROOMER IS DOING THE SAME THING,IN FACT TODAY I WLL BE GOIG AROUND TO ALL HAIR SALONS TO COLLECT THE HAIR!...SORRY FOR THE CAPS,MY CAP BUTTON IS STUCK!

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

i have stopped at every salon i passed and most aren't interested. that is terrible it will just be trash to them

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Kris
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Kris
3 years ago

I agree, Daryl. Why not use it if it will help? It is sad that these groomers are not helping.

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Bowne
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Bowne
3 years ago

I had no idea that this was possible. Very interesting and I hope more people will help out.

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Kris
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Kris
3 years ago

I wouldn't have thought of this either - great article.

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

it is about time we saw this here

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Lisa B.
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Lisa B.
3 years ago

Very interesting and it makes complete sense. Anything we can do to help.

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

that is so right anything that can help

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Ches21
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Ches21
3 years ago

Wow I didn't know this, very interesting info. I bet petco donates all pet hair to this cause they have alot of customers who get their dogs and cats groomed there.

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

the zoo just posted this i have been posting journals about it since it started and the idea about hair. everyone can help with this one

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Denise L.
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Denise L.
3 years ago

I've read about this-wonderful idea! I've already sent flyers to people hair salons, now I'll send them to pet salons.

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Jillian
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Jillian
3 years ago

i'll forward this/send flyers to our salons and groomers as well.

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

i have been fw all my email about this since it started

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Kavykeeper
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Kavykeeper
3 years ago

Kelly was talking about this quite a while ago. It's a great idea!

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daryl b.
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daryl b.
3 years ago

maybe between this and the plug they can stop puttiing toxic chemicals into the water to disperse the oil

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