Monthly Archives: February 2014

Latest Service Animal News


Dozens of Animals Seized from Smithsburg Home The real issue is the residents were unable to care for the animals, and even required a caretaker to check in on them because of health issues. Field Service Officers said people were aware this residence was an issue for years, but no one reported it … Read more on WHAG Arkansas couple arrested for cooking…

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Service Dog Training Video


Gage, a male Doberman Pinscher from Locust Grove, Virginia, shows off his new skills as an SDAP Balance Dog. In making the transition from an unruly house pe… …

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PSA_Is Your Dog A Service Animal?


PSA reminding business owners that service animals are allowed to be where ever the public is — if you are unsure if the customer’s dog is a service animal … …

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Dairy's expansion fuels pollution complaints


Dairy's expansion fuels pollution complaints There were neighbors with fears of polluted wells and illnesses as well as fertilizer and feed dealers who showed up to express their support of big farms. At issue is the approval by the state … While the bulk of the hearing, which was held in Green … Read more on Daily Reporter (blog) This Week In Bayonne A…

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Latest Seeing Eye Dog News


Little Girl With Terminal Cancer Gets Fairy-Tale Surprise "It's such a blessing to see what the community can do when they come together. It's overwhelming and I feel so …. Fiona, a poodle mix, was sick, blind and infested with fleas when she was <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/26/blind-dog … Read more on Huffington Post Blind Dog Has Seeing-Eye Cat There are times when taking in a…

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Vernon Hills vet to tell how service dogs help PTSD


Vernon Hills vet to tell how service dogs help PTSD But thanks to Gander, Hodge's highly-trained and loving service dog, Hodge said he narrowly avoided being a casualty. Now, Hodge and Gander are working to make service dogs more available to veterans and accepted by the general public. The duo … Read more on Lake County News Sun A tale of a dog and…

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The voice of America's marathons


The voice of America's marathons And there are teams: the Team UP for Autism, the Team ASCPA – American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals – that run races including the Los Angeles and Long Beach marathons.. So the meaning can be obvious. But the runners all have their … Read more on Seaside Courier

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Wonkbook: How Labor lost in Tennessee


Americans With Disabilities Act Annual Celebration Image by MDGovpics Americans With Disabilities Act Annual Celebration. by Jay Baker at Baltimore County, Maryland Wonkbook: How Labor lost in Tennessee KAHLENBERG AND MARVIT: Want to realize the Civil Rights Act's dream? Then apply it to unions, too. "While it used to be unacceptable to fire … This rise in union discrimination and decline in union membership…

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DHM Southwest: Feb. 15, 2014


DHM Southwest: Feb. 15, 2014 Global animal health and nutrition company Alltech announced the expansion of the New Mexico team with additions in marketing and office support. Tracie Anes and Jo Hughes will provide support to beef and dairy customers in New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, … Read more on Dairy Herd Management Party animals with a purpose Each of these local fraternities provide leadership, friendship…

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White is most chatted-about Olympic athlete


White is most chatted-about Olympic athlete A man facing murder charges in the package explosion deaths of his in-laws in Tennessee had a prior arson conviction, authorities said. A Tennessee man accused of killing his in-laws with a package bomb burned down a house he was supposed to be … Read more on Knoe.com Sebastian the Service Dog My first experience with The Beacon was…

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