A million UK chickens ‘die needlessly each week to keep prices low’ | Animal welfare

More than a million meat chickens are dying every week in the UK before reaching slaughter weight, according to a new report. An analysis of government figures by the animal welfare charity Open Cages reveals about 64 million chickens die prematurely each year in the UK. The dead birds can be incinerated or rendered into … Read more

Mission Rabies delivers life-saving lessons to five million children

Mission Rabies is celebrating educating five million children worldwide since the charity was founded in 2013. The milestone is a result of the charity’s work delivering rabies prevention lessons to children in schools and local community groups in rabies hotspots. Mission Rabies was delivering a prevention program to control an outbreak of rabies and save … Read more

More than 20 million farm animals die on way to abattoir in US every year | Animal welfare

Tens of millions of farm animals in the US are dying before they can be slaughtered, according to a Guardian investigation exposing the deadly conditions under which animals are transported around the country. Approximately 20 million chickens, 330,000 pigs and 166,000 cattle are dead on arrival, or soon after, at abattoirs in the US every … Read more

Jimmy Stewart’s Poem About His Dead Dog Broke Our Hearts Into A Million Pieces

One of the most renowned actors in history, who enthralled us with classics such as “It’s a Wonderful Life”“Rear Window, ”and“ Vertigo, ”Was Jimmy Stewart. He served in World War 2 and the Vietnam War before becoming a veteran of both conflicts. On an episode of “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson”In 1981, we got … Read more

Veterinary Shortages Could Leave 75 Million Pets Without Care

Sometimes work can get so stressful that we can not get anything done. Keeping productive during these intense periods can therefore be difficult, impeding your work schedule. Thankfully, there are some things you can do. Practicing mindfulness at work can be a great stress reliever. ‘The beauty of mindfulness is that it can be practiced … Read more