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PetMD Editorial
Oct 24,2018

Image via Fiserv Forum/Facebook The new Milwaukee Bucks arena, Fiserv Forum, is the first pro sports arena in the world to be deemed bird-friendly. The recognition comes from the building’s design, which makes it less likely that a bird will be killed by flying into the large windows of the arena.… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 16,2018

Photo via iStock.com/Sun_apple Austrian real estate development company Bundesimmobiliengesellschaft (BIG) hired a landscaping consultant—dubbed “The Hamster Commissioner”—to ensure that their latest renovation project complies with regulations protecting wild hamsters. According to WLRN, BIG was… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 12,2018

Image via iStock.com/BoValentino Tens of thousands of frogs and toads are now living near North Carolina’s coast, partly as a result of an especially rainy summer. While some are claiming that the explosion of frogs and toads is due to flooding brought on by hurricane Florence, experts say this is… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 08,2018

Image via iStock.com/DevidDO Pennsylvania dog breeder Joan Huber faces charges that include felony torture after cutting puppies’ ears illegally for almost a year. Huber, 82, faces a maximum sentence of 56 years in prison and fines up to $120,000 on eight counts of aggravated cruelty to animals,… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 04,2018

Image via iStock/tracielouise On Monday, October 1, Governor John Carney of Delaware signed a landmark bill into law that would give stray cats the same protection under animal cruelty laws as domestic cats. The bill was a collaborative effort between Best Friends Animal Society, Brandywine Valley… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 20,2018

Image via LightField Studios/Shutterstock.com A recent study from Hartpury University in the United Kingdom has identified water bowls for dogs as a haven for harmful bacteria and a contributor to disease transmission within households. Phys.org quotes the study saying, “The dog water bowl has… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 19,2018

Image via Good Morning America/Twitter Journalist Julie Wilson from ABC local station WTVD was reporting on Hurricane Florence on Friday when she interrupted the broadcast to save a therapy dog from the flooding. Wilson was streaming over Facebook Live, reporting on how the people of New Bern,… Read More