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Imagine a World Without Birds, Total Disaster!

Imagine a World Without Our Wild Birds, Collapse of the Eco System? Every day we here bird song, yet don’t pay attention to it. Take the key stone from a bridge, and the entire structure collapses. On earth, the same can happen; many species represent this key stone, and wild birds are no exception. A planet without wild birds would be chaos. The effect on flora. In one recent New Zealand study, the stitchbird (hihi) became almost extinct. As a consequence of this the [...]

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Travelling Circus Wild Animal Acts Now Banned In Scotland

Scotland is the first country in GB to ban the use of travelling circus wild animal acts The bill was proposed by Scotland’s environment secretary, Roseanna Cunningham, who said: This is an important act that will not only prevent travelling circuses ever showing wild animals in Scotland in the future, but will demonstrate to the wider world that this practice is now not acceptable. Some MSPs, said the bill did not cover all animal performances, such as greyhound racing or birds [...]

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Abandoned Dogs, Mistreated Dogs Costa Del Sol Spain

There’s a dark side to Andalucia and Murcia, which will never be mentioned in the tourist guides or holiday websites. If you’ve been to these areas before, you’ll have noticed the starving dogs lurking around restaurants, hoping to be thrown a bread crust; you’ll have side stepped the dog dirt on pavements or driven past dogs lying injured and ignored by the roadside. It’s especially bad at certain time of year when the Spanish hunting season has finished for the [...]

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Lyme Disease, It Affects Pets, Other Animals and Humans

What is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is an infection caused by the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi, sometimes known as Lyme Borreliosis. Animals and birds carry the it in their bloodstream and ticks may pick this up whilst feeding on an infected animal and pass it on to others and humans during the next meal. Where is it found? Lyme disease can be found throughout the UK and is on the increase. Avril Lavigne has spoken about her struggle with Lyme disease after being [...]

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Pet Gifts For Christmas, What to Buy for Yours

Pet Gifts For Christmas Fantastic Christmas presents for cats, dogs, hamsters, rabbits and guinea pigs (and other small animals too!), all brought to you by One Stop Pet Shop at guaranteed cheapest prices with rapid UK delivery Pets deserve treats at Christmas too, so we have assembled a great range of christmas gifts ideas for dogs and cats, or anything that is your beloved pet. Besides Christmas gifts we also have extensive must have and essential items for pets for their wellbeing, [...]

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Dog Leash and Collar, What Type Should I Choose

Simple Dog Leash and Collar If you don’t have problems on a walk, this can be a great tool. It allows you to keep your dog safely by your side and out of trouble. Recommended for easygoing, dogs with no obedience problems.Walk with your dog by your side or behind you. This is important to establishing your position in the pack. Slip collar For dogs with issues when walking, the training lead can be a great tool for correcting misbehaviors. If your [...]

Grooming Horses, Watch the Video For How To Do It

Grooming a Horse Video 1. Grooming gets your hands on your horse. A good daily groom doesn’t have to take an hour. If you do it daily, your average time expenditure should actually be minimal. But during this daily routine you have an opportunity to get your hands on every inch of your horse, and what better way to quickly assess your horse’s health? 2. Grooming acts as preventive medicine. A good grooming session increases blood flow to the skin’s surface, massages large [...]

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Free Pet Competition Win a Dog Duvet and Dog Bed

**FREE PET COMPETITION TIME*** They are giving one lucky follower the chance to WIN a Lumberjack Box duvet and a Boot Bed. All you have to do is LIKE & COMMENT on their Facebook post with a picture of your dog. Don’t forget to SHARE so your friends and family can enter too Closes 30th September Enter competition here Products from Amazon.co.uk [...]

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Supreme Cat Show at the NEC Birmingham November 2017

The Supreme Cat Show. Organised every year by the world’s oldest cat registry, the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy, or GCCF, and takes place every November at the NEC Birmingham. Special awards of UK Champion and Supreme Champion can be earned at this show only. A cat wins each show’s “Best In Show” award. Non-pedigree and pedigree pet cats. Non-pedigree cats and pedigree pet cats are also permitted to enter the Supreme Cat Show. They can also compete for the same [...]