Sheep Care

CONGRESSIONALLY DIRECTED SPENDING FEDERAL FUNDING REQUESTS FY2023

Project Name: Chatham Stage Harbor Maintenance DredgingAmount Requested: $1,400,000Intended Recipient and Address: Town of Chatham, 549 Main Street, Chatham, MA 02633Location: Chatham, MAExplanation of Request: This funding would support Citizens Inn, Inc. in addressing increased demand at their food pantry, Haven from Hunger, due to the impact of the COVID-19. The pandemic has meant higher …

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Sheep Sentensed To Three Years In Jail After Being Convicted Of Killing A Woman

A sheep has been released to jail for three years after he was found guilty of killing a woman. The ram was taken into police custody in South Sudan earlier this month after it attacked Adhieu Chaping, 45. She later died as a result of her injuries. Police explained the situation to Sudan’s Eye Radio. …

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How A Wellness Company Is Saving Sandalwood On The Big Island

A major reforestation effort is taking place on the Big Island’s leeward side in the name of sandalwood, a species prized for its warm, woody aroma. DoTERRA, a Utah-based manufacturer of essential oils, is planting trees at Kealakekua Mountain Reserve, a 9,600-acre property on the western slope of Mauna Loa. The reserve is a former …

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Rep: New landowners need lesson in conservation | Local News

A billionaire who bought a large ranch in the Green River Valley proceeded to build an 18-hole golf course in prime moose habitat. Next he erected a tall buck-and-rail fence that blocked a migration route of mule deer. “We’ve got to figure out how to reach these new, aloof landowners,” continued Albert Sommers, a rancher …

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‘Gold standard’ accreditation signals commitment to animals

Following a comprehensive site visit and review process, the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) has confirmed continued full reaccreditation to the University of Nevada, Reno. This voluntary and internationally recognized accreditation reflects the University’s commitment to go beyond the standards required by regulatory agencies to achieve excellence in animal …

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Charity turns around a failing tourist attraction, and young lives, at the same time

A North Auckland support group may have found the answer to the region’s problem of neglected youths being involved in ramraids – by teaching them to take care of rams and other animals. The iconic Sheepworld tourist attraction north of Warkworth was saved from going under at the last minute when it was recently bought …

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It’s time to get serious about protecting the planet and people’s pockets

As global temperatures have risen, I have been forced to watch Iceland’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull shrink year after year. For Millenia, the Arctic’s ancient glaciers have kept polar regions and ocean temperatures cool. By reflecting around 80 per cent of the sunlight that reaches them back into space, the glaciers have moderated our global climate. …

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