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October 22, 2016 - Issue 1410


The Mosquito Threat Far Worse for Your Pet Than Zika

pet zika virus

October 22, 2016

Mosquitoes pose a threat to your pets, but not because of Zika. Worry instead about the parasite that can grow shockingly long and inflict serious damage to lungs, arteries and heart. Left untreated, it can be fatal. Plus, how to foil your local mosquitoes without toxins.

Daredevil Ibex Climb Near-Vertical Dam in Italy

Daredevil Ibex Climb Near-Vertical Dam in Italy

October 22, 2016

Split, rubber-like hooves allow the Alpine ibex to climb a dam's near-vertical rock face.