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2014-10-24 23:05:35

Deerfield Veterinary Hospital in Springfield, Mo. offers medical insights to calm fears about the Ebola virus affecting household pets. Springfield, Mo. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Deerfield Veterinary Hospital announced this week its staff is available to address pet owners’ concerns about the risk of the Ebola virus in animals, though staff members caution that any fears of contracting the virus from a pet remain unwarranted at this time. In response to public concerns about the 2014...

2014-10-24 23:05:16

In acknowledgement of National Pet Wellness Month, leading holistic veterinary center, Holistic Veterinary Care and Rehabilitation Center experts are informing pet owners about Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Oakland, California (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 In recognition of National Pet Wellness Month, the experts at Holistic Veterinary Care and Rehabilitation Center introduces Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). HBOT is a new technology that helps animals and with conditions as varied as head and...

2014-10-24 23:05:06

WinXDVD Software is cheerful to launch the 2014 Halloween coupon giveaway that features 1000 free copies of DVD copy software on a daily basis. The kid and adult friendly Halloween bounty for personal DVD to DVD/ISO image backup is available online from the 23th of October on as scheduled. (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 WinXDVD Software, a burgeoning multimedia software developer, is cheerful to launch the 2014 Halloween coupon giveaway that features 1000 free copies of DVD copy software on a...

2014-10-24 23:03:01

Fathom Voice announces the release of Fathom Q, a socially-aware global cloud contact center solution. Backed by Fathom's standard 99.999% SLA, it makes the cloud available to everyone. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Indianapolis-based company, Fathom Voice, announces its newest application, Fathom Q. Fathom Q, or simply ‘Q’ provides a fully-scalable, contact center solution that allows companies to manage their inbound and outbound calling efforts inside one...

2014-10-24 20:22:08

Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon Weighs In on Actress Renee Zellweger's New Look LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading dermatologic surgeon Dr. Jason Emer of Beverly Hills, Calif. was featured on Scoopla Oct. 22, where he weighed in on breaking celebrity plastic surgery rumors. The segment discussed the swarming plastic surgery suspicions surrounding actress Renee Zellweger's apparent new look, as debuted on the Elle Women in Hollywood Awards in Beverly Hills last...

2014-10-24 20:21:01

Integrated Sustainability Consultants Ltd. Honoured With 2014 Small Business of the Year Award by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce CALGARY, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The team at Integrated Sustainability Consultants Ltd. (Integrated Sustainability) is pleased to announce that the Calgary Chamber of Commerce has awarded Integrated Sustainability the ATB Small Business of the Year Award for 2014. In a city known as the small business capital of Canada, the award is presented to the Calgary small...

2014-10-24 16:25:36

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic's 90(th) Anniversary festivities culminated Thursday evening, Oct. 23, with a celebration honoring Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, California State Senator Holly Mitchell, and USC Professor Steven R. López, Ph.D. for their contributions to community well-being and mental health. The Clinic also announced the naming of the "Avis & Mark Ridley-Thomas Life Learning Program"...

2014-10-24 16:23:59

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten time GRAMMY®-Award and Three time Latin GRAMMY®-Award winning rock icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Carlos Santana and his GRAMMY®-Award winning son Salvador Santana will perform an instrumental version of the National Anthem at the San Francisco Giants vs. Kansas City Royals Game 4 of the Major League Baseball's World Series on Saturday, October 25 at San Francisco's AT&T Park. The performance precedes the launch of Carlos...

2014-10-24 12:25:20

Historic Partnership Makes the Most Prestigious Real Estate in New York Sports Known As 'Douglas Elliman Celebrity Row' NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Douglas Elliman Real Estate and the New York Knickerbockers today announced a multiyear marketing partnership that makes New York's largest residential brokerage the exclusive title partner of Madison Square Garden's famed Celebrity Row. As a proud partner of the New York Knicks, the exclusive seating area that is noted for...

2014-10-24 12:23:55

LONDON, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces that on 24 October, 2014 it purchased for cancellation 993,500 "A" Shares at a price of 2198.87 pence per share. Following the cancellation of these shares, the remaining number of "A" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 3,913,950,593 and the remaining number of "B" Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc will be 2,440,410,614. Enquiries Shell...


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Papaver orientale
2014-10-16 11:34:49

Papaver orientale is a species of flowering plant. This perennial plant (surviving more than 2 years)may also be referred to as the Oriental poppy and it is a member of the Papaveraceae family. P. orientale can be found in northeastern Turkey and northern Iran. P. orientale commonly grows between 2 and 3 feet and its flowers will commonly bloom from June till July. Flowers are scarlet red, orange or pink in color with purple centers. Long stalks produce thistle-like gray or green leaves...

Adenanthos macropodianus
2014-10-14 11:59:16

Adenanthos macropodianus is a shrub species. The plant may also be referred to as the Gland Flower or the Kangaroo Island gland flower. A. macropodianus belongs to the Proteaceae family. This species can be found only on Kangaroo Island in South Australia. Adenanthos macropodianus was listed as a variety of A. sericeus for over 100 years until finally in 1970 the plant was given its own species classification. Adenanthos macropodianus grows upright reaching approximately 3 feet in height....

Orothamnus
2014-10-13 13:26:23

Orothamnus is a genus of shrub plant. The genus may also be referred to as the Marsh Rose. Orothamnus belongs to the Proteaceae family and its name stems from the Greek words: Oros, meaning mountain and thamnos, meaning bush. An Orothamnus plant can be found growing naturally in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The species will grow in the mountain ranges of the Kogelberg and Kleinrivier Mountains of Hottentots-Holland. On the mountainsides these shrubs prefer peaty swamps and...

Lomatia tasmanica
2014-10-07 10:48:37

Lomatia tasmanica is commonly referred to as King's Lomatia. It is a shrub species from Tasmania that belongs to the Proteaceae family. Only one small colony of L. tasmanica is thought to be alive in the wild. L. tasmanica has shiny green leaves and produces pink flowers. It is an unusual plant, being that there is no genetic difference between plants. It is defined as a triploid, which by definition means it contains all 3 chromosomes and is sterile. Reproduction for the plant happens...

Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis
2014-09-15 16:37:21

The Kihansi Spray Toad, Nectophrynoides Asperginis, is a yellowish colored dwarf toad. The females can reach up to 1.1 inches long and the males can reach up to .75 inches long. This ovoviviparous species was described scientifically in the year 1999. It was found only in the spray zone around the Kihansi waterfalls in the southern Udzungwa Mountains located in Tanzania. At about 220,000 square feet, this was the smallest natural distribution known for any vertebrate species, but it was...

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