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December 12, 2017 - Issue 1826


Two Factors That Can Drive Your Cat's Diabetes Risk Sky-High

obese cat

December 12, 2017

Diabetes mellitus in cats is similar in many ways to Type 2 adult-onset diabetes in humans, and the environmental risk factors are also much the same. Yet there's a significant risk factor that even slim and fit kitties have and it's totally under your control.

Filming Sharks in Protected French Polynesian Waters

Filming Sharks in Protected French Polynesian Waters

December 12, 2017

Sharks in this reef are accustomed to the safety they find there, and they thrive.

African Wild Dogs Sneeze to Vote ‘Yes’ to a Hunt

African wild dog

December 12, 2017

In a finding that shows we have much to learn about the ways animals communicate, researchers revealed that African wild dogs sneeze to show their desire to leave for a hunt. While some of the dogs' sneezes hold more influence than others, the collective will of the group can still prevail.