• Animal Care

    Pima County Animal Care Center Clinic to Provide Microchips, Vaccines & More

    Audible stories brought to you by Prescott Valley’s newest print voice, TG Magazine. Staffers at Pima Animal Care Center are planning a free outreach clinic for Ajo residents on March 26, from 10:15 a.m. until 12:15 p.m., at the ISDA Learning Center, 401 Esperanza Avenue, in Ajo. Ajo residents will need to bring an ID with them in order to be admitted, and they must have an appointment. To set up an appointment, Ajo residents should call (520) 387-7502. Please leave a name with contact information. Staff members at PACC give animals their rabies vaccinations. “We have been looking to  

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  • Animal News

    Leetonia man pleads not guilty to felony animal cruelty charges

    John Arsuffi, 63, was indicted by the grand jury earlier this month on nine counts of animal cruelty by: WKBN Staff Posted: Mar 26, 2021 / 08:47 AM EDT / Updated: Mar 26, 2021 / 08:47 AM EDT LISBON, Ohio (WKBN) — A Leetonia man facing felony animal cruelty charges pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Thursday, according to the Morning Journal. John Arsuffi, 63, was indicted by the grand jury earlier this month on nine counts of the charge. The indictment stems from an incident in January in which the Columbiana County Dog Warden received a complaint from a  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    DSM’s reducing emissions from livestock sustainability platform resonates with industry change

    To help tackle this issue, DSM Animal Nutrition and Health has launched a new sustainability platform – Reducing Emissions from Livestock. This new platform is one of six platforms that will address the major challenges facing the animal farming industry and resonate with how the industry can transform itself from within, says David Nickell, VP of Sustainability and Business Solutions at DSM Animal Nutrition and Health. “Animal farming alone accounts for 14.5{c93c05115eae7b2853c4a44517667f24b04dafe21463d3cb653b86ff5269b0fa} of all human-derived GHG emissions. At DSM, we have been working for decades on innovative scientific solutions aimed at providing real answers to the challenges facing the agriculture  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Covington-based plant to add 6 jobs, double production | Business Local

    An animal nutrition and health company is expanding its Covington manufacturing site and adding six jobs, according to a news release. Balchem Corp., based in New Hampton, New York, said in the release that it will invest $5 million and add the jobs over the next two years. The expansion will happen within the company’s existing 68,000-square-foot Covington facility. The work will be complete by the end of 2021, Alleghany County Administrator Jon Lanford said Tuesday. Balchem opened its Covington site in 2013. It employs 19, Lanford said. The expansion will double the production of key nutrients used for animal  

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  • Animal Care

    Advocates share needs for Marshall County Animal Shelter renovation project

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. – Several animal advocates from across Marshall County, and as far away as Rainbow City, voiced their thoughts during a public hearing regarding the Marshall County Animal Shelter renovation project. The current shelter has insulation falling from the ceiling, no heating and air, and drainage issues. “The people who have gathered here today aren’t just people who love their pets and have a passing interest. These are people who have experience in the topic at hand. All we are requesting is the most basis minimum requirements for a functional shelter, a place where the minimal standards of  

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  • Animal News

    Animal control officer buy unicorn for stray dog

    A stray dog who relentlessly tried to run off with a purple unicorn plush toy from a North Carolina discount store is up for adoption.Click the video player above for other afternoon headlines from WXII 12 NewsDuplin County Animal Services wrote in a Facebook post that 1-year-old Sisu was picked up on allegations of larceny and breaking-and-entering after he tried to swipe the toy multiple times from a local Dollar General. The department said Sisu had obviously set his eyes on the purple unicorn that had a red, sparkly horn and hooves.After multiple attempts to take the toy, animal control  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Kemin Becomes Majority Shareholder in Animal Vaccine Company Middle East for Vaccines (MEVAC)

    DES MOINES, Iowa and CAIRO, March 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services, is growing its presence in the global vaccine market by becoming majority shareholder of MEVAC, an animal vaccine manufacturer based in Cairo, Egypt, and a shareholder in MEVAC’s sister company, UVAC, to further expand Kemin’s portfolio in the global animal vaccine market. “We entered into a partnership with MEVAC over a decade ago and are thrilled to become the majority  

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  • Animal Nutrition

    Peter Fisher named new President, Aviagen Asia

    Aviagen® Asia has appointed Peter Fisher as its new President, which will become effective on April 1. In this role, he will providevisionary and strategic leadership for the Asia region, while continuing to enhanceservice to poultry producers. They will benefit from his industry insight, knowledge of animal nutrition and health and passion for innovating to create greater customer value. During his prior work with DSM Nutritional Products, Fisher fulfilled various international roles, including Vice President of Global Technical Services, Animal Nutrition and Health; Vice President of Animal Nutrition and Health for both Europe and Eastern Europe (including Middle East and  

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