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2014-06-09 08:29:12

Data Presented from Company's Pain, Cancer Immunotherapy, and Inappetence Programs KANSAS CITY, Kan., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on licensing, developing and commercializing innovative biopharmaceutical products for cats, dogs and other companion animals, today announced findings from the company's ongoing safety and clinical programs, which were presented at the 2014 American College of Veterinary...

2014-06-09 08:21:45

NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Conference delegate and visitor registration for the 2014 Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific conference and exhibition is now open. The world's only annual cruise industry event focused on the entire Asia-Pacific region is scheduled for November 20-21, 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. Online registration is available at www.cruiseshippingasia.com The fourth edition of this annual event comes to Hong Kong for the first time in...

2014-06-06 23:03:38

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the cancellation of 12 popular rodent control products that do not comply with its safety standards. Bird-X explains why this matter should be of immediate public concern. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just announced that 12 popular d-CON rat and mouse poison products must cease production, beginning June 2014 (source). These products do not comply with EPA safety standards –...

2014-06-03 23:08:55

Last year more than 2,100 rescued cats joined families across the country during "9 Lives for $9" - http://bestfriends.org/promo. Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 A wildly successful national cat adoption promotion returns this month when 130+ animal rescue groups and shelters nationwide will join with Best Friends Animal Society in “9 Lives for $9”. Last year more than 2,100 rescued cats joined families across the country during this promotion. In addition to Best Friends...

2014-05-30 23:00:44

No Tox Body-Home-Life releases non-toxic products specially designed for dogs and cats. Montrose, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 No Tox Body-Home-Life announced today its line of natural pet care products. Specially designed for dogs and cats, the shampoo bars contain only natural, non-toxic ingredients for household pets. Cats can be hyper-sensitive to essential oils and over time can develop toxicity. No Tox's Cat Shampoo Bar recipe contains no essential oils, making it also safe for...

cats need more food in winter
2014-05-29 05:38:38

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most pet owners feed their animals the same amount of food every day, regardless of the season. A new study from the University of Liverpool, however, reveals that this might not be the right strategy for our feline friends. The findings, published in PLOS ONE, show that cats eat more during the winter in the wild, so owners should feed them accordingly. A team of researchers from the University of Liverpool's School of Veterinary...

2014-05-28 23:03:02

NYC Pre-K students conduct a veterinary exam on cats "Tumble" and Flow" at Lower East Side Animal Hospital. The visit is part of World Class Learning Academy's Early Learning program giving local four-year olds opportunities for active learning and Lower East Side Animal Hospital's initiative to introduce kids to veterinary medicine. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 On Thursday, May 19th at 9:30 a.m., a class of pre-K students from the World Class Learning Academy in NYC’s...

2014-05-27 12:20:49

LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:The Civil Aviation Flight Simulation and Simulation Training Market 2013-2023http://www.reportbuyer.com/business_government/education/civil_aviation_flight_simulation_simulation_training_market_2013_2023.html Report DetailsThe civil aviation flight simulation and simulation training market developed out of the need to replicate real flying training by using motion and visual systems for pilot...

2014-05-26 23:02:01

The Feline Conservation Federation (FCF) annual convention will be held in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. The gathering begins Thursday, June 19 and runs through Saturday, June 21 at the Scottsdale Cottonwoods Resort and Suites. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 The Feline Conservation Federation (FCF) annual convention will be held in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. The gathering begins Thursday, June 19 and runs through Saturday, June 21 at the Scottsdale Cottonwoods Resort and...

2014-05-21 23:01:42

A recent study proves chronic vomiting in cats to be more serious than previously thought. Damariscotta, ME (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Recent studies suggest that both veterinarians and owners have been in a period of denial concerning the seriousness of cats vomiting more than a few times monthly. Damariscotta Veterinary Clinic is taking special precautions testing and treating chronic vomiting in cats in light of the new findings. In the past, many thought that things like rapid food...


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Maltese Tiger
2013-11-04 11:04:14

The Maltese tiger, also called the blue tiger, is considered to be a tiger with a morphed coloration. It is claimed to inhabit the region of Fujian Province, China. Sightings of Maltese tigers in Korea and Burma have also been reported. The term Maltese derives from a domestic cat that has slate grey fur. Cats of this coloration are abundant in Malta, therefore, this variation of tiger has acquired its name. In support of the blue tiger principle, many breeds of felines have this...

Dragon Li
2013-06-12 16:16:03

The dragon li, also known as the China Li Hua or the Li Hua Ma, among other names, is a domestic cat breed that originated in China. This natural breed is a descendent of a wild natural breed, or landrace, and occurs in dynastic culture and Chinese folklore. Although it goes by many names in its native China, which has caused some confusion, it has more recently been called the dragon li or the Chinese Li Hua in recognition of the cultural popularity of the Chinese dragon. The dragon li is...

2013-06-12 16:11:04

The bambino cat is an experimental breed of cat that was registered with the TICA under the designation Experimental Bambino in 2006. This breed is a mix of the munchkin cat and the Sphynx cat. It received its name from the Italian word bambino, which translates to baby in English. Like the Munchkin breed, the bambino cat is short and has large ears. Its skin is like that of the Sphynx cat and is pink or white in color, but this also means that it requires frequent bathing in order to keep it...

Burmilla
2013-06-11 15:47:50

The Burmilla is a domestic cat breed that was developed in 1981 in the United Kingdom. Unlike other breeds that were developed by breeding two distinct cats in a controlled environment, this breed was accidentally created when a lilac Burmese and a Chinchilla Persian, both pure bred cats awaiting breeding partners, encountered each other after a domestic worker left the door separating the two cats open. The resulting litter of four kittens was born in 1981. This breed is accepted by the...

Aegean Cat
2013-06-11 15:27:32

The Aegean cat is a landrace breed of domestic cat, occurring naturally on the Cycladic Islands in Greece. Its development as an official breed began in the 1990’s, when breeders associated with the new Greek cat fancy began breeding it. Despite this, large organizations do not accept it as a legitimate breed. It is said to be quite popular in Greece and is a common choice for pest control in many areas there. The Aegean cat is a medium sized cat with a strong body and healthy features....

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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