Hey pet lovers! Tamer Elsafy, the CEO and founder of FlexPet will be live on FOX News Channel on Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. ET, talking about how the FlexPet Shelter Program is helping more families and couples adopt an older dog from rescue shelters. New studies show couples believe an older dog may fit their lifestyles better than a young puppy, and some are even saying an older dog is the perfect companion right now since they’re waiting longer to have children. Tune in and see what Tamer has to say!
The practice of horse soring is when the hooves and lower leg areas are intentionally injured in order to cause the horse pain and distress. This cruel treatment is in order to make the horse step higher than natural in shows. This exaggerated gait gives owners and trainers more of an advantage in winning. The […]
Cephalosporin Order of Prohibition Goes Into Effect April 6, 2012 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today that the order of prohibition of cephalosporins originally published on January 6, 2012 is now effective. The order prohibits certain uses of the cephalosporin (excluding cephapirin) class of antimicrobial drugs in cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys. […]
The Eastern Diamondback rattlesnake is a venomous snake found throughout the Southeastern United States – southeast North Carolina to Florida, the Florida Keys, southern Mississippi and eastern Louisiana and Georgia. They live in swamps, forests and prairies. As the largest rattlesnake species, the Eastern Diamondback is 3 1/2 – 5 1/2 feet long full grown. […]