• Cat

    Firefighters rescue Alabama teen and her cat

    Several emergency agencies in Sylacauga responded to rescue a person and a cat who had become stranded high above the ground Saturday afternoon.The County Line Volunteer Fire Department posted photos on social media about a teenager who had climbed up a tree to rescue her cat, but was unable to get back to the ground.County Line VFD, along with Sylacauga Fire and Sylacauga Ambulance were on the scene.The crews used a hook and ladder truck to reach the victims and safely bring them down.No one was injured. SYLACAUGA, Ala. — Several emergency agencies in Sylacauga responded to rescue a person  

    Comments Off on Firefighters rescue Alabama teen and her cat
  • Cat

    ‘Different cat’ Jarrod Hufford excels in first career start vs. Kansas State

    MANHATTAN, Kans. — Jarrod Hufford’s rise within the Iowa State program has been gradual. But if you’ve paid close attention, the personnel decisions made by the Iowa State coaching staff over the last 12 months have been deliberate. And it makes Hufford’s insertion into Iowa State’s starting offensive line unit ahead of Saturday’s win over Kansas State far from a complete surprise. Iowa State believed in Hufford’s ability before a lot of people. The Cyclones were the first Power 5 program to offer the former three-star recruit and extended the opportunity in the spring before his  

    Comments Off on ‘Different cat’ Jarrod Hufford excels in first career start vs. Kansas State
  • Pet Supplement

    How One Marketer Drove Significant Growth By Disrupting Marketing To Gain Big Box Store Attention

    Girl lying down with eyes closed next to a sleeping red Irish setter puppy, Syosset, New York, 1955. … [+] (Photo by Constance Bannister Corp/Getty Images) Getty Images During Covid, pet adoptions jumped as much as 40% and as a result, pet product, supplies, and supplements grew as well. Yvethe Tyszka, hired in July 2020 as the head of marketing for Zesty Paws, a pet supplement company founded in 2016 and recently sold to Hong Kong-based H&H Group International, used this as an opportunity to disrupt the firm’s marketing and drive significant growth for Zesty Paws. Tyszka overhauled the  

    Comments Off on How One Marketer Drove Significant Growth By Disrupting Marketing To Gain Big Box Store Attention
  • Animal Nutrition

    How to Avoid Nutritional Deficiencies

    If you want to avoid nutritional deficiencies on a plant-based diet, there are a few things you should keep in mind. Plant-based diets have been proven to be much healthier than those that have an abundance of animal products. However, you still want to pay extra attention to your nutrition to make sure you don’t miss out on certain nutrients. Here are some ways that you can eat a complex and healthy plant-based diet. That will keep your body happy and healthy. How to Avoid Nutritional Deficiencies on a Plant-Based Diet It is common for most people to experience  

    Comments Off on How to Avoid Nutritional Deficiencies
  • Dog

    12 Most Googled Questions About Dogs Answered

    Much of dog life remain a mystery to us humans. While many turn to Google to try and understand their pet better, experts urge caution when it comes to information gleaned from search engines. American Kennel Club (AKC) Chief Veterinary Officer Dr. Jerry Klein warns that the amount of information online “can be overwhelming or downright incorrect.” “Always check with your dog’s veterinarian for anything you’re unsure of.” Below, Newsweek asks Dr. Klein the questions most commonly searched for on Google. Why Are Dogs Always Hungry? It is a myth all dogs are always hungry Getty Images Dr. Klein believes  

    Comments Off on 12 Most Googled Questions About Dogs Answered
  • Pet Supplement

    Layn adds botanical antioxidant for pet supplements

    NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. — Layn Natural Ingredients announced Sept. 15 it has launched a natural antioxidant extract ingredient well-suited for pet supplements, as well as dietary supplements for humans, sports nutrition and personal care products. The natural ingredient, SophorOx™, is designed to inhibit oxidative stress and support healthy inflammatory responses in people and pets. It is derived from Sophora japonica L. The ingredient is sustainably produced and fully traceable, according to Layn. Vedic Lifesciences conducted an in vivo study validating SophorOx as a “potent antioxidant,” Layn reported. Vedic reported the ingredient significantly reduced oxidative stress and inflammation in humans  

    Comments Off on Layn adds botanical antioxidant for pet supplements
  • Animal Nutrition

    Animal nutrition companies in Northern Ireland partner with AFBI to improve nitrogen-use-efficiency for dairy cattle

    News Animal nutrition companies in Northern Ireland partner with AFBI to improve nitrogen-use-efficiency for dairy cattle 24 September 2021 Two of Northern Ireland’s leading animal nutrition companies, John Thompsons and Sons Ltd and Trouw Nutrition Ltd, are partnering with scientists at AFBI to develop strategies to improve nitrogen-use-efficiency by dairy cows. Dairy cow diets contain nitrogen, mostly in the form of protein. However, nitrogen-use-efficiency by dairy cows is low, with only approximately 30% of nitrogen that is consumed being converted into milk protein. Much of the remaining nitrogen is excreted in manure, and this has a number of implications:  

    Comments Off on Animal nutrition companies in Northern Ireland partner with AFBI to improve nitrogen-use-efficiency for dairy cattle
  • Cat

    Campbell family fearful to let cat outside after concerning vet visit

    CAMPBELL, Calif. (KRON) – “We were really, really shocked that something like that would have happened and we wouldn’t even know it.” A family in Campbell says they’re fearful of letting their cat roam around the neighborhood after they found out he was shot with a pellet gun. And they say their cat isn’t the only one that has been targeted. “It’s scary to think that someone in the neighborhood, right here, is shooting cats.” Jennifer and Mike Ping describe their cat, Lucifier, as a loveable rascal. However, recent x-rays show he had a very scary experience. They believe it  

    Comments Off on Campbell family fearful to let cat outside after concerning vet visit