A team of scientists at the University of Nevada, Reno are investigating how cattle microRNAs and the genes they influence affect the human body and health. MicroRNAs are small RNA molecules involved in the regulation of gene expression that convert DNA code into proteins that carry out cellular functions, such
In the midst of a fight over money, Clermont County is taking over operations of its animal shelter after paying a humane society to do the job for the past three years. The outgoing director is questioning whether the county will do the job right.
On Dec. 8, the Clermont
(CNN) — Airlines don’t have to treat emotional support animals as service animals, a new rule says.
The U.S. Department of Transportation rule announced Wednesday states that “carriers are not required to recognize emotional support animals as service animals and may treat them as pets.”
Air carriers are also permitted
Staffworks has launched its annual Save A Life Campaign to raise money for 39 animal welfare organizations throughout New York and Pennsylvania.
The campaign will run through Dec. 31, and Staffworks will match the first $10,000 in donations, and then $1,000 for every additional $5,000 in donations. If donations surpass
“Midnight is an American Pit Bull Terrier mix who is bursting with energy! She’s not what you would call a “Netflix and chill” kind of girl. She prefers to run and play all day! Midnight is only 1-year-old right now, so she is still as playful and energetic as a
A Florida man is drawing praise for valiantly saving his puppy from the jaws of an alligator.
Richard Wilbanks, 74, was just enjoying the sun when he heard his new puppy, Gunner, crying. A alligator in the backyard pond at his Lee County home had grabbed the dog and pulled