Animal Welfare

Pork prices set to continue to rise in California

California is expected to start implementing an animal welfare proposal in 2022 requiring more space for pigs, chickens and calves. The proposal was approved in 2018. According to the Associated Press, only 4% of pig farms can comply with the new rules. Business owners say they expect pork prices to …

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Rebcca Jane Reid Smiley – The Suffolk News-Herald

Rebecca Jane Reid Smiley’s nine-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease ended on July 17, 2021, while she resided in Williamsburg Landing. Rebecca was born in Suffolk on November 5, 1949, the youngest of three children of the late William Harrell Reid and Virginia West Reid. She graduated from Suffolk High School …

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WVDa helps protect animals like Babydog | Columns

Everyone got to know the unofficial West Virginia pandemic mascot, Babydog. The one-year-old English bulldog has lent his kindness to the governor as part of his campaign to convince people to get vaccinated against COVID. This marketing tool works because it gets to the heart of something we know all …

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