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[UK] VIDEO: Heather's heartbreak at being behind dog Clover's lung cancer

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...
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:45

Passive smoking hurts pets as much as people

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.
Mother Nature Network (blog)
added Mar 24, 2015 20:30

[UK] Smoking Northumberland's grandmother's fumes led to pet lung cancer death

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.
Newcastle Evening Chronicle/Chronicle Live (uk)
added Mar 24, 2015 01:29

[UK] Dogs seize illegal tobacco in Preston

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
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 13:50

[Kentucky] CLARK: Don't promote tobacco to the detriment of honeybees, the public

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.
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 20, 2015 21:53

[Missouri] Ryan Richardson: Quitting smoking leads to healthier pets

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.
Joplin (MO) Globe
added Jan 18, 2015 12:25
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[UK] Four-legged friends help uncover illicit tobacco haul

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
Chester Chronicle (uk)
added Jan 15, 2015 11:07

[UK] Tunstall fire witness: 'I saw screaming woman hanging out of window' (video)

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.
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Dec 20, 2014 13:49

[UK] Two dogs die in house fire after cigarette left lit on settee

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
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Dec 20, 2014 13:27

[UK] Two dogs die in 'lit cigarette' house fire in Stoke-on-Trent

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
BBC Online
added Dec 20, 2014 13:27
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