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2011-04-05 08:56:00

Authorities see a nearly 50 percent decrease in both human and animal rabies cases after vaccinating 210,000 dogs during the past year BOSTON, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA), along with the Bali Provincial Authorities and WSPA partner the Bali Animal Welfare Association (BAWA), is celebrating an important milestone in Bali's historic campaign to eradicate rabies. During the past year, teams of trained animal handlers...

2011-02-10 04:19:00

* Wake Up and Roar: Finding Your Voice, Dancing Your Dance, and Singing Your Song * Bali Spirit Fest 2011: Silence, Inhale, Exhale * 28 day residential Esalen® Massage Certification BIG SUR, Calif., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Come awaken your voice, explore your soul, and nourish your body in the exotic land of Bali! Moving Ventures invites you to join us at three fabulous locations throughout the island of Bali for each of these wonderful programs!...

2010-09-30 08:00:00

REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Helping transform itself from a push-based to a pull-based consumer apparel brand, Hanesbrands Inc. has selected a demand-sensing solution from Vendor Managed Technologies Inc. (VMT), built on the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 platform, Microsoft Corp. announced today. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) With VMT's Velocity® Demand Signal...

2010-09-28 06:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year, Hanes is partnering with Susan G. Komen for the Cure® and has created a "Pink Collection" of panties, bras, socks, and tees to show support for the cause. In time for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Hanes has also launched an online Design and Buy program that allows visitors to design their own T-shirts adorned with messages of hope, love and support. Hanes also reprises its role as...

2010-09-21 09:01:00

WSPA-funded vaccination program provides a successful alternative to inhumane mass culling of stray dogs DENPASAR, Bali, Sept 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Across the world, hundreds of thousands of stray dogs are killed by government-led inhumane mass cullings, during which animals are poisoned, electrocuted, clubbed or shot in attempts to curb the spread of rabies. However, in the lead up to World Rabies Day on Sept. 28, Bali's government has committed to a more humane and successful...

2010-07-14 07:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- In an age of win-at-all-costs competitiveness, Champion® Athleticwear, the National Alliance for Youth Sports and a council of key sports industry leaders are launching an effort to create an Athletes' Creed, a belief system designed to inspire players of all levels to reclaim the pure enjoyment of the game, the irrepressible camaraderie of a team and the spirit of clean competition. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2010-05-06 06:40:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Bali®, the No. 1 national intimate apparel brand in department and mid-tier stores, will celebrate the launch of its new Comfort-U(TM) bras and a national donation drive supporting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® with a kickoff event at the Herald Square Macy's in New York City today between noon and 2 p.m. Photographer and supermodel Helena Christensen, the face of the Bali product line and its new...

2010-03-25 09:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hanes today announced a new national environmental advertising campaign, titled "For Future Generations." The ad, which will begin airing during the week of April 5, takes a lighthearted approach to the brand's environmental responsibility efforts, including eco-friendly products. Hanes is also proud to debut a new consumer Web site (www.hanesgreen.com) where visitors can learn more about the brand's environmental responsibility...

2010-03-17 06:45:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Bali®, the No. 1 national intimate apparel brand in department and mid-tier stores, has introduced new products featuring its signature Comfort-U Back design. The feature ensures the straps and back stay in place, delivering the ultimate fit and comfort in a place most women don't think to look - the back. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100317/CG71923) "The signature Comfort-U design from the Bali brand...

2010-03-08 11:34:00

TOPEKA, Kan., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Payless ShoeSource, the retailer well-known for democratizing the latest fashion and design in footwear and accessories for all to enjoy by delivering accessibility to the latest shoe ideas, today announced the launch of Champion Fitness, a line of toning shoes -- the latest innovation in athletic footwear where the shoes feature unique technology that creates a slight instability while walking and encourages toning of the leg and buttock muscles....


Latest Bali Reference Libraries

Bali Pony
2014-04-01 12:18:08

The Bali pony is an ancient breed of pony inhabiting the Indonesian island of Bali. Its specific roots are unknown, but are thought to have been imported to Indonesia from China in the 6th century. This would mean that the Bali pony’s roots are from the Mongolian horse. Other breeds that may have contributed to the Bali’s bloodline include Indian breeds, specific ones are unknown, and various Dutch breeds brought to Indonesia during the eighteenth century. The Bali Pony is a tough...

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2008-05-27 14:39:56

The Kintamani is an Indonesian breed native to Bali. The breed most likely evolved from Balinese feral dogs and other Asian breeds. It is possible that the breed began around 600 years ago with a Chow Chow, but this is yet to be proven. The Kintamani stands 16 to 22 inches high and has a broad face, flat forehead and flat cheeks. The Kintamani also has erect ears and almond-shaped brown eyes. The coat of the Kintamani is usually white with apricot-tipped ears, but black and beige are...

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2007-07-16 16:24:33

The Bali Tiger (Panthera tigris balica), also called the Balinese Tiger, is an extinct species of tiger found only on the small Indonesian island of Bali. The tiger was one of three sub-species of tiger found in Indonesia along with the Javan tiger (also extinct) and Sumatran tiger (severely endangered). The Bali Tiger was the smallest of the species and weighed about 198 - 221 pounds. Females were smaller at 143 - 176 pounds. The male was about 7.5 feet long and the female 6.5 feet long....

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2006-10-19 13:09:29

The Yellow-crested Cockatoo, Cacatua sulphurea, is a medium-sized cockatoo inhabitant to wooded and cultivated areas of Timor-Leste and Indonesia's islands of Bali, Timor, Sulawesi and Lesser Sunda Islands. There is also a feral population of these birds in Hong Kong. The large group has apparently developed from a number of caged birds that have been released into the wild over many years. The Yellow-crested Cockatoo is about 13.75 inches long. It has all-white feathers, bluish bare...

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2006-03-06 12:33:12

The Bali Starling (Leucopsar rothschildi), also known as the Bali Myna, is a myna and a member of the starling family. This bird is common to the island of Bali in Indonesia. It is critically endangered, with a population in the wild of six in 2001. Roughly a thousand are believed to survive in captivity. This is a beautiful, medium to large (25cm), stocky starling. It is almost completely white and has a long, drooping crest, black wing-tips and tail tip. The bird has blue bare skin...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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