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Posted on 8th June, 2014

By Margaret Bristol | April 26, 2013 Source: VetStreet With all the glitz and glamour that comes out of Tinseltown (not to mention the endless tabloid fodder), it’s not always obvious that many celebrities are animal lovers, too. In fact, some stars use their fame to go above and beyond for pets and wildlife. Click to [...]

Posted on 28th April, 2014

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Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted 27th March 2014 A very Enjoyable Clip that will help you make the first steps to understand what your dog is trying to communicate to you

Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted 10th April 2014 Ever thought your pet could help solve crimes? Could your dog be the next Scooby Doo? A human footprint in dog poop, a dog hair on a bloody curtain, all you need is some doggy DNA and at the moment animal forensics are cracking cases [...]

Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted 14th April 2014 April is an awareness month for both Autism and the prevention of cruelty to animals and as a result one mother, Linda Hickey has chosen to speak out about how their rescue dog Xena has changed her autistic son’s life. Xena the pitbull mix was found beaten and nearly [...]

Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted 31st Mar 2014 In a major step for animal welfare legislation in Ireland, Minister Simon Coveney has announced that an animal welfare conference is to be held on May 16th in Dublin Castle. The conference will deal with a range of different topics as well as the new Animal Health [...]

Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted 26th March 2014 A Derry cancer survivor is set to sail around Ireland with his fateful canine chum, Toby. This expedition will take place in memory of his late friend, John Stewart and he hopes to raise a lot of money for Macmillan Cancer Care. The brave duo [...]

Posted on 28th April, 2014

Source: Irish Pet News posted on 28th April 2014 Hundreds of people and their dogs congregated in Belfast city yesterday to protest against animal cruelty. New animal welfare support group Northern Ireland Says No To Animal Cruelty is demanding a dedicated PPNI unit to tackle crimes against animals. Recently an East Belfast family walked free after a [...]

Posted on 12th March, 2014

Source: (facebook) International Fund for Animal Welfare IFAW HEART WARMING VIDEO: IFAW and Germany\’s Tiertafel Pet Clinic Join Tiertafel and IFAW staff for a glimpse inside a community-changing veterinary venture in Germany. We also see inside the combined team’s response efforts to the disastrous floods that threatened farmers across the German countryside last [...]

Posted on 10th March, 2014

Source: RTE.ie updated Friday, 07 Mar 2014 16:04 Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has said new legislation on animal welfare which came into effect today, outlines in clear legal terms the responsibility people have when they own an animal. The Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013 includes provision for increased powers for authorised officers to [...]