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In our latest magazine issue, now available digitally, meet the experts at UC Davis who are using their talents, drive, and interdisciplinary expertise to build a better world. Check out the stories featured below or download the full issue. Download PDF Featured articles Sustainable agriculture feeds a hungry planet With climate change and food insecurity …

Imagine someone in your neighborhood buying a salamander for a pet – an entirely unlikely scenario in a country that imports over 3.5 million amphibians each year. Salamanders are cute, small, and interesting pets, although they do require specialized care. They are suitable for small living situations and a world reduced by Covid. Occasionally, however, …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Let’s be honest, the pet industry was growing and booming even before the pandemic hit us. The pandemic has undoubtedly accelerated the growth of the pet care market, but experts suggest it must happen sooner, if not later. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a major contributor to the growth of the companion animal industry, but …

From huskies to shepherds, burrows to mutts, animal shelters are currently inundated with dogs over 40 pounds waiting for a second chance at new life. To help find these dog homes, Best Friends Animal Society, participant in NBC4 Clear The Shelters, is partnering with more than 20 animal rescues and municipal shelters in southern and …

Major players in the wearable pet clothing market include Afimilk Ltd. (Silent Herdsman Limited), Dairymaster, DeLaval International AB, DogTelligent Inc., FitBark Inc., Garmin, GoPro, Inc., Konectera Inc., Motorola Solutions Inc., PetPace LLC, Ridogulous Labs, Inc., Scollar Inc, Mars, Incorporated, Num’axes, Pawbo, Petpuls, SUGA International Holdings Limited, Tractive, Xiaomi Corporation, Datamars, Equisense, Findster Technologies, Furtrieve LLC, …

Charlie’s Acres Farm Animal Shelter in Sonoma hosted a fundraiser for a community tour on Saturday that allowed visitors to connect and learn more about the rescued farm animals that live there. Tours take place almost every weekend. Tour guides lead groups of up to 10 people around the Napa Road property, stopping at various …

Local officials, dispatchers and towing companies had their work cut out for them Thursday and Friday as Clarksville-Montgomery County saw 178 traffic incidents, including 121 accidents, due to 6 to 8 inches of snow that fell in mid-northern Tennessee. . One person died after an accident Thursday morning on Highway 24 near kilometer 16 in …