The bridge project was born from Nido de Esperanza, a nonprofit that helps low-income mothers in Washington Heights, and was founded by Holly Fogle, the wife of venture capitalist Jeff Lieberman. The couple also run the Monarch Foundation. Early in the pandemic, Ms Fogle said, Nido’s offices were inundated with desperate calls. “I’ve had moms …

Schrader Photo by Jeffrey Schrader Heather Schrader, pictured here with her dog Wilma, is a licensed veterinary technician. She left clinical practice largely due to poor pay. Schrader believes that paying technicians better is the most effective way for veterinary practices to attract and retain qualified and experienced personnel. I just renewed my California State …

A little preview of this week’s highlights. The North American Veterinary Community Meeting and Expo (VMX) in Orlando, Florida is officially underway. This week we will continue to provide coverage on hot topics in veterinary medicine as well as VMX coverage so you can stay up to date with the latest news. Here’s what to …

We have seen supply shortages in so many aspects of our lives. What our pets eat is no exception. From the can to the label to the ingredients it contains, several steps in the process of manufacturing and selling pet food have been delayed or interrupted. Pet stores are feeling the effects of supply chain …

The best pet stores in Detroit: The top rated pet stores in Detroit, MI are: petco – has been at the forefront of new standards in pet care since 1965 city ​​bark – provides supplies for cats and dogs living in the city Detroit K9 Pet Supply – provides premium pet food and supplies Pet …

BY DR. MICHAEL J. WATTS MY friend’s dog was taking the same type of heartworm medicine that I give my dog. Her dog died last week at the emergency clinic from an illness called IMHA. The ER doctor told her it could be related to the heartworm medication she had been given two days prior …

Do you have a will? If so, when did you create it? Years ago? If so, you might want to take it out of the box, filing cabinet, or cupboard it’s in and see what kind of commitments you made to your stuff when you died. You don’t have a will? Do you think you …

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – Supply chain issues are still affecting grocery store shelves and prices, which is why some people are choosing to shop at local farmers’ markets. Joe Simmons of Baton Rouge said there’s no such thing as fresh produce. “We make it a point to come to the market every weekend we …

The corpse of a 1.5 meter long snake, found on the side of a road in northwestern France, has been identified as a python. The huge reptile was discovered on a small road near the town of Mézangers in Mayenne (Pays de la Loire). Motorist Alain Outin, who regularly uses the road, spotted the snake …

The lifetime cost of caring for a dog or cat remains misunderstood by many owners. That’s according to a survey of 1,200 pet owners and 100 veterinarians, conducted by financial services firm Synchrony. Nearly half of pet owner respondents admitted to having “underestimated” the lifetime cost of caring for their pet, which ranges from $20,000 …