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2014-05-20 23:10:05

Spanish nuclear medicine experts find that PET scans with a radioactive tracer are a valuable way to diagnose and monitor mesothelioma in the abdomen. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Researchers studying the effectiveness of the imaging method called 18F-FDG-PET for peritoneal mesothelioma say it is good at detecting both the presence and absence of cancer. An article on the new research is now available on the Surviving Mesothelioma website. Click here to read it. Imaging experts at a...

2014-05-20 23:09:42

The PetPace wearable tech collar for cats and dogs monitors pets Health, vital signs, activity and well being 24/7 and sends alerts when there is a cause for concern. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 A new smart collar that allows owners and veterinarians to monitor dogs and cats' health 24-hours-a-day became available to the public Tuesday. The tech collar will be initially available in Florida & Massachusetts and later this summer in the rest of the country. The innovative...

2014-05-20 23:09:15

Through Memorial Day, VPI Spearheads Donation Campaign at Paws4Heroes.com Brea, California (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 As Memorial Day approaches, we honor and remember our fallen military heroes. Additionally, in honor of our wounded warriors, Deckers Dogs is teaming up with Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) to raise money to help fund the rescue, care and training of service dogs for our military veterans returning home with disabilities. Through Memorial Day (May 26), VPI will donate $5 (up to...

2014-05-20 12:33:42

Topical meds that prevent bites are preferred 9-1 over orals that work only after the dog is bitten LENEXA, Kan., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- No one wants to get bitten by ticks, fleas and mosquitoes. Pet owners also want the same protection for their beloved dogs, according to a recent survey of more than 2,700 dog owners. And, fortunately, dog owners can find prevention and protection from bug bites for their furry friends. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140519/89055 By a...

2014-05-19 23:02:39

The biopolymers market is growing at a CAGR of 14.5% and is expected to generate global revenue of $3,668.6 million by 2018. It is experiencing huge growth which is expected to continue in the near future. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biopolymers-bioplastics-market-88795240.html. (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The report, "Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market By Type (Bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, Bio PBS, Starch Blends, and Regenerated Cellulose), By Application (Packaging, Bottles,...

2014-05-15 23:00:57

Park Cities Pet Sitter’s Company Mission and Core Values Set the Tone for the Customer Experience They Strive to Provide Daily Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter is in the midst of rolling out a detailed Company Mission statement and set of Core Values list to their employees through a number of small group meetings. PCPSI President, Joette White, spent a lot of time compiling the values and crafting the Company Mission statement, believing that...

2014-05-14 23:09:41

With a prescription from Pet Medical Center in Temecula CA, dog owners can now control both fleas and ticks with NexGard, a delicious beef-flavored chew that kills 100 percent of pests in 24 hours and keeps working for 30 days. Temecula, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Pet Medical Center is pleased to announce that their veterinary hospital in Temecula CA is approved to prescribe NexGard for canine flea and tick control. This adds another option to the already extensive selection of quality...

2014-05-14 23:09:03

Nibbles now allows Pet Owners to Feed and Watch their Pets on the Go Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Pet owners no longer have to feel guilty leaving their pets at home when they are out. Neither will they have to worry about missing their pet’s scheduled feeding times anymore or wonder what their pet is up to when they are not at home. Nibbles is currently launching a Kickstarter campaign to fund its smart pet feeder with a camera. Nibbles will allow more than 79.4 million U.S....

2014-05-12 08:28:01

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Pet Care Market 2014-2018http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/animal_veterinary/global_pet_care_market_2014_2018.htmlAbout Pet Care ProductsPet care products are developed specifically for household pets and include food, healthcare products, grooming products, hygiene products, and accessories. Pet food is specially formulated from either plant or animal extracts to meet the...

2014-05-08 23:06:39

DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers at Interpack 2014: Hall 10, B40/C39 Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Kuhne Anlagenbau of Sankt Augustin, Germany, and DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers (DuPont) have brought together Kuhne’s TripleBubble® water-quenched and bi-oriented film technology and DuPont’s knowledge in high-performance packaging polymers to explore new ways of saving costs and materials in multilayer shrink and lidding film applications....


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2008-05-21 11:55:40

The Czechoslovakian Wolfdog originated as an experiment in 1955 in the former Czech Republic. The breed was created by breeding a German Shepherd with a Carpathian Wolf, in attempts to create a "wolfdog" which blended the qualities of a dog and a wolf. The breed looks the part. The build of the Czechoslovakian Wolfdog, as well as its hair are wolf-like. The color of its coat is gray, with either a yellow or silver tint and a light mask. Its hair is straight and thick. The breed stands over...

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2007-12-14 05:22:45

A Chausie is a hybrid between the Jungle Cat and a Domestic cat, typically the Abyssinian. A Chausie can weigh 15 to 30 pounds with the males being larger than the females. Their breeding began in the 1960s or 1970s to provide a safer alternative to having wildcats as pets. Because of their size, Chausies require much more space for activity. Like normal cats, they cane take up to 2 to 3 years to reach full size. There are not many known health issues associated with this breed, but they...

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2006-12-26 11:18:38

The European Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) is a species of rabbit native to southern Europe. European Rabbits are small, gray-brown mammals ranging from 13 to 18 in (34 to 45 cm) long, and are approximately 3 to 5 pounds (1.3-2.2 kg) in weight. They have four sharp incisors (two on top, two on bottom) that grow continuously throughout their life. They also have two peg teeth on the top behind the incisors. Rabbits have long ears, large hind legs, and short, fluffy tails. Rabbits move by...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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