Headlines Tagged with Pets/Animals — 503 headlines found
This work shows that bees cannot control their exposure to neonicotinoids in food and implies that treating flowering crops with IMD and TMX presents a sizeable hazard to foraging bees.
Apr 23, 2015 Nature
added Apr 23, 2015 09:36
such insecticidal use can pose a substantial risk to wild bees in agricultural landscapes, and the contribution of pesticides to the global decline of wild bees may have been underestimated. The lack of a significant response in honeybee colonies suggests
Apr 23, 2015 Nature
added Apr 23, 2015 09:35
Bees have a preference for sugar solutions laced with the pesticides, scientists say, as a separate landmark field trial show neonicotinoids harm bee population
Apr 22, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 23, 2015 09:31
[Japan] Canine help you? Tourists from around the world flock to Tokyo tobacco shop where they are served by a cigarette-selling dog
A nondescript tobacco shop in a Tokyo neighbourhood has become an unlikely tourist attraction thanks to a four-legged shopkeeper who has become an online sensation. With millions of video views on the internet Shiba the dog uses his nose and paw to open
Apr 9, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 10, 2015 19:06
Jasper, an 18-month-old King Charles Spaniel, kicks back every evening and pretends to puff away on a pipe with owner Padraic Sirr. But they have now been forced to give up the vice – after Padraic was diagnosed with diabetes.
Apr 10, 2015 Metro Café (uk)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:23
A 62-year-old grandmother has said her smoking was to blame for the death of her 'extra special' rescue dog, Clover. Heather Goddard, from Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, was left devastated when X-rays showed her...
Mar 27, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:45
After Clover’s death — and after being diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease herself — Goddard quit smoking, and now she hopes sharing her story will encourage other pet owners to protect their animals from passive smoke.
Mar 24, 2015 Mother Nature Network (blog)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:30
A smoking grandmother who exposed her beloved pet to cigarette fumes has been left heartbroken after the animal died from lung cancer. Heather Goddard was left devastated when X-rays showed that her beloved pet dog, Clover, had dark spots on her lungs.
Mar 22, 2015 Newcastle Evening Chronicle/Chronicle Live (uk)
added Mar 24, 2015 01:29
Sniffer dogs helped to discover large amounts of illegal tobacco in raids carried out by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards Service in Preston on Thursday. Over 50 packs of contraband cigarettes, tobacco, and tobacco blunts were seized after ei
Feb 15, 2015 Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 13:50
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