Afghan canine rescue team dismayed by CDC rabies ban

Farthing was bringing two dogs rescued by US troops in Afghanistan to their new properties in the United States. From Houston, he was scheduled to push to Memphis, Tennessee, to fall off a single pet, whilst the second was headed to Colorado Springs, Colorado.

It may well be his final journey.

“There is nothing at all we can do,” Farthing told CNN. Farthing, a previous British Royal Marine, founded animal rescue charity Nowzad in 2006.

“To day we have assisted 1,600 troopers to be reunited with their dog or cat,” he reported.

On Monday, the CDC mentioned it was suspending the import of dogs from a lot more than 100 international locations, which includes Afghanistan, wherever rabies is a problem. The company mentioned it experienced been given falsified rabies certificates, noticed the import of 3 rabies-infected canines due to the fact 2015 and was stretched outside of skinny by the

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Appeal to help ‘morbidly obese’ collie dog double the weight he should be

A fundraising appeal has been launched to help a ‘morbidly obese’ collie dog – who arrived at a Bristol animal sanctuary nearly double the weight he should be.

Benny and Ebony arrived at Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary in Barrow Gurney after their owner died.

Without any family to take them on, the pair arrived at the sanctuary last month.

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Due to their weight the pair had fallen into a bad state, with staff at the sanctuary rushing them both to the vets.

Ebony, 16, who was also blind in one eye, was so heavy at 46 kgs she was unable to get up unassisted and had been spending many of her days splayed out on the floor.

Due to their size, both were also suffering with calluses from bearing the pressure of their weight whilst lying down.

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Aska’s animals gives stable housing, education | Peak Pets

Aska's Animals

The small farm just north of Victor, Idaho, home of Aska’s Animals Foundation, which strives to “provide a progressive environment for animals through rehabilitation, adoption, education and community outreach,” according to their website.

Chanco, Percy and Wally aren’t just “roommates.” Rescued from unsafe living environments, these three pigs eat, sleep and play alongside their caretaker Aska Langman, founder of Aska’s Animals Foundation, a nonprofit committed to temporary and long-term care for animals in need of rehoming.

Born and raised in New York City, Langman started surrounding herself with animals from a young age. Raising cats in her apartment, she had an inkling that animal care would be her life’s purpose.

“I found a way to be weird, a way to get wacky with animals even in the city,” Langman said.

Aska’s Animals

Langman and her son, Leo, hang with Stewie, one of the resident pigs on her

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Westminster Dog Show 2021: Wasabi the Pekingese Wins Best in Show
June 13, 2021, 11:07 p.m. ET

Whoa, the Pekingese is from Pennsylvania! That means the current president AND ruling dog are both from Pennsylvania. This is going to play very well … in Pennsylvania.

June 13, 2021, 11:08 p.m. ET

It always comes back to the swing states. Can’t escape them. Even when it comes to heavily blow-dried dog shows with mysteriously oversized ribbons.

June 13, 2021, 11:04 p.m. ET

I’m glad the Pekingese won because it proves none of us understood at all what we were watching or talking about. Wasabi has taught us all humility. Arigato, Wasabi!

June 13, 2021, 11:02 p.m. ET

Now we get an interview with the winning trainer. How will Wasabi celebrate? With a filet mignon, his trainer says.

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Animal Shelter Throws Birthday Get together for 19-Year-Outdated Cat Without a Residence

An Ohio animal shelter has warmed hearts on social media after it threw a birthday bash for a 19-year-old cat in its treatment.

The shelter, the Cincinnati Animal Care Humane Modern society, shared pictures and online video footage of the celebration on its Fb web site on Tuesday, where it acquired hundreds of likes, opinions, and shares.

Photographs exhibit the cat, Sammy, outfitted in a checkered collar and glittery hat on his birthday.

His cage was embellished with bunting and a toy cake total with a candle.

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Sammy is now up for adoption, and the shelter have mentioned the rule for adopting him is that his foreseeable future proprietors need to toss a different birthday get together when he turns 20 on June 15, 2022.

The shelter mentioned: “Lately, the

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