Headlines Tagged with Pets/Animals — 494 headlines found
Synthetic nicotine-like compounds (nicotinoids) are one of the prime suspects as a cause of honey- bee colony collapse disorder, which continues to cost the beekeeping and pollination industry millions of dollars.
Jan 20, 2015 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 20, 2015 21:53
Loden said that the impact of cigarettes on pets isn’t limited to smoke; loose tobacco and cigarette butts can cause troubles in the digestive and nervous systems of animals.
Jan 18, 2015 Joplin (MO) Globe
added Jan 18, 2015 12:25
In the last week tobacco detection dogs Ozzie and Alfie sniffed out more than 8,000 cigarettes and 1.6kg of tobacco at locations which have not been disclosed by the council. Cheshire West and Chester Councils Trading Standards officers find counterfeit
Jan 15, 2015 Chester Chronicle (uk)
added Jan 15, 2015 11:07
Fire investigators say the blaze was caused by smoking materials being dropped on a settee. A woman in her thirties was rescued through a downstairs window after fire crews failed to open the front door which was locked.
Dec 18, 2014 Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Dec 20, 2014 13:49
Two occupants in the house had to be rescued by firefighters, who smashed windows to get to them.... I would also like to urge people not to drink and smoke in the house as we approach the Christmas holiday, the combination of the two can be absolutely le
Dec 18, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 20, 2014 13:27
Staffordshire Fire Service said an occupant had dropped a lit cigarette end or hot embers from an ashtray on a settee before going upstairs to bed. Firefighters rescued a man and a woman from the house. They were taken to the Royal Stoke University Hosp
Dec 18, 2014 BBC Online
added Dec 20, 2014 13:27
White Cross Vets, which has practices in Roundhay and Guiseley, has seen a major increase in the number of dogs in need of treatment after chewing or eating e-cigarettes. James Wood, clinic director at the Roundhay practice, said: “One thing is crystal c
Dec 2, 2014 Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Dec 2, 2014 07:29
There’s been a 300% increase in e-cigarette poisoning in the last 12 months, according to the Veterinary Poisons Information Service
Nov 25, 2014 The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 25, 2014 10:14
A COUPLE had a lucky escape from a house fire - but lost their pet dog - after an e-cigarette exploded. John Walters and Carole Poulson escaped the blaze at their Birches Head home by climbing through a bedroom window.
Nov 8, 2014 Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Nov 8, 2014 13:36
[UK] Northampton vet warning e-cigarettes are poisoning dogs after a 300 per cent rise in pets swallowing them
White Cross Vets, based in Weston Favell Shopping Centre in Northampton, is reporting a major increase in the number of cases it has treated so far this year. This is supported by figures from The Veterinary Poisons Information Service, which offers vet
Oct 4, 2014 Northampton Chronicle and Echo (uk)
added Oct 6, 2014 11:46