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December 2011 Animal News–1: Smithsonian National Zoo and Pandas

The Smithsonian National Zoological Park has announced a five-year, $4.5 million gift from David M. Rubenstein to help fund its panda program. The gift will be used to fund conservation efforts in China, reproductive science, professional training programs, giant panda … Continue reading

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September 2011 Animal News — 2: Cat and Dog Sales Restricted

According to National Public Radio, the selling of cats and dogs has been banned by Toronto’s City Council unless they come from the Humane Society, shelters or rescue groups. More than 500 dogs were seized from a Quebec puppy mill … Continue reading

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Question: Who Could Love a Slug?

Answer: Only it’s mother. I have such a strong visceral and uncontrollable reaction when I see a slug that it has become disturbing to me, animal lover that I am. I have to say, though, that I’ve never done anything … Continue reading

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