Animal Welfare

An animal policy proposal hailed | News24

Skinny mom rescued with puppies. Regional animal welfare charities applaud Cape Town’s proposed amendments to the Animal Care Policy (2005). The revised law, if passed, will require pet owners to sterilize their pets older than six months. Mandy Store, operations manager for Tears Animal Rescue, says by far the biggest …

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Friendly pelicans breed better – sciencedaily

Pelicans in captivity who are free to choose their own friendships are more likely to breed successfully on repeated occasions, new research suggests. A social media analysis of captive Great White Pelicans, conducted by the University of Exeter, found that providing social choice within the herd and allowing for the …

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