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2010-10-28 00:00:39

Customers can choose to add the agreement when they purchase their will Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2010 LegalZoom announced today that it began offering its Pet Protection Agreement as an option for customers to add to their Last Will and Testament. Already available as a stand-alone product since April 2010, customers now have the option to purchase the agreement when they purchase a last will. Being able to get the Pet Protection Agreement in conjunction with a last will gives...

2010-10-24 00:13:59

ActivePetHealth.com offers pet care tips, advice and more for dogs, cats and other household pets. Glendale, AZ (PRWEB) October 22, 2010 ActivePetHealth.com, a blog dedicated to providing helpful pet health information, was formally launched today. The blog offers pet owners objective pet health information and entertaining articles about various pet topics. According to ActivePetHealth.com blogger Lisa Carlisle, the blog's main ambition is to educate pet owners on how to provide their...

2010-09-28 13:29:00

Members of the Press are Cordially Invited to Attend This Special Evening Thursday, September 30, 2010, 6:30-9pm Peter Max Studio 37 West 65th Street, 7th Floor Between Columbus & Central Park West, New York City NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary and Peter Max will host a benefit for United Poultry Concerns and the Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos on Thursday evening, September 30th at the Peter Max Studio from 6:30 to 9pm. The evening will include delicious...

2010-09-18 14:33:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An enormous victory was achieved for animals this week when nearly 200 dogs and 54 cats were rescued from a North Carolina animal testing facility that closed its doors after an undercover investigation revealed apparent abuse of the animals by workers at the facility. Quick work on the part of the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), in partnership with the Humane Society of the U.S. and more than a dozen animal shelters and rescues[1] succeeded...

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2010-09-15 07:40:00

A new television ad produced by a Washington-based health group is taking aim at McDonald's high-fat menu, enraging the fast food giant. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine produced the new commercial, which is set to be aired in Washington DC during the airing of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Thursday. The ad centers around an overweight, middle-aged man seen lying dead in a morgue holding a half-eaten burger as a woman weeps over his body. McDonald's omnipresent golden...

2010-08-18 15:03:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Betty White, the Emmy Award-winning actress, whose singular talents and universal appeal have garnered her millions of fans around the world, will write two books for G. P. Putnam's Sons, it was announced today by Ivan Held, President, G. P. Putnam's Sons. The first book, titled Listen Up!, will draw upon life lessons learned during her incredibly varied, decades-long career in Hollywood, with an emphasis on the extraordinary past 15 years of the star's...

2010-08-03 08:07:00

Legal Expert Calls Drug Facilitation a Growing Problem in Hollywood LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow marks the start of criminal proceedings against lawyer and former companion of Anna Nicole Smith, Howard K. Stern. Stern, along with co-defendants Drs. Sandeep Kapoor and Khristine Eroshevich, is accused of obtaining and administering prescription drugs to Smith over the course of their relationship. These drugs eventually led to her overdose and death in 2007....

2010-07-29 10:00:00

Send a Birthday Greeting to your Best Friend! PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While rescuers at North Shore Animal League America and shelters nationwide are able to tell the approximate age of the animals that arrive at their adoption centers, the actual birth dates of the these pets are often unknown. To give these wonderful animals their much deserved recognition, the Animal League declares the first day of the eighth month of the year - August 1st - as DOGust...

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2010-06-02 05:55:00

Japanese officials said Tuesday that Australia has launched legal action through the International Court of Justice to stop Japan's hunting of whales. Australia's action in The Hague follows months of tension between Canberra and Tokyo, which is allowed to kill whales because of a loophole in the 1986 international moratorium that allows lethal "scientific research." "We were informed that Australia has filed a lawsuit with the International Court of Justice regarding research whaling," a...

2010-06-01 23:14:00

ST. JOSEPH, Mo., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- This June, Sacramento dog owners will find that getting their pets' hearts checked is a walk in the park. Veterinary cardiologists on the Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour will stop with a soundproof medical unit to perform free dog heart examinations on June 5 at the 17th annual Doggie Dash fundraiser to benefit the Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA). (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100601/CG14053) In...


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