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07-31-2020Alberta small-scale meat producers welcome regulatory changes
t have to wait for an inspector to perform an inspection on the farm if animal welfare is at stake. "These common-sense changes...
07-31-2020Olds College expands two education facilities
. The college’s Lachlin McKinnon Building will be expanded into the new Animal Health Education Centre, which will require $15.16 ...
07-31-2020Animal activist death preventable: lawyer
, the accident would not have happened, said Kurtis Andrews, a farm and animal welfare lawyer. “It’s clear as day. If that law was...
07-30-2020Pandemic poultry: Interest in backyard chickens is soaring
don’t want to do it anymore,” she said. ADVERTISEMENT “From an animal welfare point of view, we don’t want people getting chickens...
07-28-2020Dogs might be able to sniff out COVID-19, study suggests
Toronto and a member of the National Issues Committee of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. “This pandemic has done many...
07-28-2020Canada is still preparing for African Swine Fever; An action plan is now in place but CPC says an outbreak would still be a huge blow to the industry
recently presented with the Merck Veterinary Award by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association for his significant ...
07-27-2020Cat becomes first animal in U.K. to test positive for COVID-19
can transmit the disease to humans." That's a view shared by other animal health experts. "It has been clear for a while that ...
07-26-2020Exposing animal cruelty should not be a crime
a failing grade in a global report ranking 50 different countries on their animal welfare policies. So, instead of making Bill 156...
07-21-2020Invasion of the Ticks
not just in the original location but in nine more states, on wildlife, on pets, in surveillance (dragging in the woods), and on ...
07-20-2020New study sheds light on why cats can get COVID-19, but dogs can't
/Shutterstock) "Bats carry Ebola, bats carry influenza, bats carry rabies. How can one organism be so resistant to being infected ...
07-20-2020Dr. Brockhoff named Food Animal Veterinarian of the Year
was presented with the Merck Veterinary Award by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. As a veterinarian he has ...
07-15-2020Alberta vet recognized for pork contribution
in Red Deer received the 2020 Merck Veterinary Award from the CVMA. The award goes to a CVMA member who is a food animal ...
08-29-2019Trial by jury for defendants in Fraser Valley chicken catching abuse case
chicken abuse case • RELATED: Chilliwack company charged with animal cruelty claims video evidence manipulated @PeeJayAitch paul.henderson