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VIDEO: #CATmageddon: Watch the Anti-Smoking Cat Ad That's Better Than the Grammys (Video)

Cat lovers who watched the Grammys will only be talking about one thing from the show: an ad saying cats are twice as likely to get cancer if they’re always breathing in secondhand smoke from their owners.
added Feb 16, 2016 13:36

Nicotine from e-cigarettes poisoning more of our pets warn UK vets

There’s been a 300% increase in e-cigarette poisoning in the last 12 months, according to the Veterinary Poisons Information Service
The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 25, 2014 10:14

Pamela Anderson to FDA: End Tobacco Animal Testing

Her tweet linked to PETA's campaign against the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Tobacco Products' draft recommendation that some tobacco products be tested on animals.
added May 29, 2012 11:36

Citing Deaths of Lab Monkeys, F.D.A. Ends an Addiction Study

The deaths of four squirrel monkeys used as subjects in a nicotine addiction study have prompted the [FDA] to shut down the research permanentl...mishaps drew the attention of many animal rights activists, including the celebrated primate expert Jane Goo
New York Times
added Jan 27, 2018 02:40

[Russia] Casino chimp dies young after aping gamblers’ vices ($$)

A captive chimpanzee that started smoking and drinking heavily after being pushed into a life of vice at a casino has died at the age of 24 in a Russian zoo. Keepers at Gelendzhik safari park on the Black Sea coast had to spend months weaning the chimp,
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 4, 2016 16:16

[Russia] Roulette wheel-spinning chimp dies aged just 24 after becoming addicted to alcohol and cigarettes

John the Chimp dies of heart attack after being forced into vices at Russian casino.
IBTimes (uk)
added Nov 4, 2016 16:09

[UK] Does your dog smoke?

NHS Ayrshire & Arran has launched a new campaign to make pet owners aware of the dangers of tobacco - to their pets. They tell us that many pet owners who smoke often do not realise that their second-hand smoke could also be having a deadly effect on the
Largs & Millport Weekly News (uk)
added Nov 2, 2012 15:54

[Asia, China] Turtle smokes 10 cigarettes a day

A snapping turtle in Changchun is apparently addicted to smoking and goes through around 10 cigarettes a day. According to its keeper surnamed Tang, the 4.3 kilogram grey turtle quickly developed the habit ever since Tang stuffed a cigarette into its mo
Global Times (cn)
added Jul 3, 2013 13:53

[Texas] Woman killed in house fire after smoking while using oxygen tank

Neighbors said the family had nine cats, a bird and a dog. Most of the animals perished in the fire.
KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Jul 7, 2012 22:19

Chimp dies aged 24 after being made to smoke and drink at casino in Russia

The chimp, named John, took up the bad habits after being offered whiskey and cigarettes by punters while he worked spinning roulette wheels at Kosmos casino in Moscow. In a bid to save the monkey’s life, John was transferred to Glendzhik safari park on
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Nov 4, 2016 16:08
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