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June 16, 2016 - Issue 1282


Only the Noble Could Own This Pet During the Middle Ages

Only the Noble Could Own This Pet During the Middle Ages

June 16, 2016

And if anyone was responsible for one dying, they could be executed. That's how treasured they were, and still are. They've been referred to in the Bible and depicted with the goddess of wildlife in Roman mythology. One even lived in the White House in 1876. Are you lucky enough to call one of these majestic beauties your pet?

Signs and Symptoms of Lead Poisoning in Dogs

lead poisoning in dogs

June 16, 2016

Dogs in Flint, Michigan have had opportunities to get tested for lead at a series of events run by the Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dogs in urban areas and those living in older homes may also be at risk of lead poisoning. Do you know the signs and symptoms to watch out for?

Short Film Festival Winner: ‘An Unseen World’

Short Film Festival Winner: ‘An Unseen World’

June 16, 2016

Raw footage of the Amazon Rainforest is featured in an internationally acclaimed film.