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How wildfires affect wildlife

…smoke inhalation, oxygen deprivation, or serious injuries. Animals, including birds, might also suffer from heat exhaustion and dehydration. What happens to wildlife after a wildfire? The biggest impact comes after…

Transform your diet

…pollutants that absorb sunlight and trap heat, causing the planet to warm. The consequences of global warming include severe drought, water shortages, wildfires, flooding, rising sea levels, and extreme storms.2…

BC SPCA calls for ban on dog debarking

…scarring, which can lead to noisy breathing, respiratory distress, exercise intolerance, heat intolerance and collapse Who else opposes devocalization? Other veterinary organizations, including the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) and…

Five awesome animal moms

…how to roost, drink, perch and rest and provides heat and protection every night when they gather beneath her wings until they are eight weeks old when mom leaves them…

Five amazing facts about dogs

…laden oily substance. It is rare, however, that a dog will sweat through its paws. Their primary form of body temperature regulation is panting. When a dog pants, heat rises…