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Third-hand smoke shown to cause health problems

a scientist at the University of California, Riverside who, along with colleagues, conducted the first animal study of the effects of third-hand smoke. While first-hand smoke refers to the smoke inhaled by a smoker and second-hand smoke to the exhaled sm
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 31, 2014 00:00
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[Virginia] Discarded smoking material caused apartment fire that displaced 21 people, killed one pet

12 apartments were left uninhabitable by the blaze, which displaced 20 adults and one child, along with a number of cats and dogs. One cat died in the fire.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Mar 6, 2017 02:26
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Secondhand (and Third-Hand) Smoke May Be Making Your Pet Sick

(FDA) veterinarian Carmela Stamper, D.V. M., the news is not good. “Smoking’s not only harmful to people; it’s harmful to pets, too,” Stamper says. “If 58 million non-smoking adults and children are exposed to tobacco smoke, imagine how many pets are ex
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 30, 2016 20:13
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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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Be Smoke-free and Help Your Pets Live Longer, Healthier Lives

What can smoking do to my dog? What can smoking do to my cat? What can smoking do to my pet bird? What can smoking do to my guinea pig? What can smoking do to my pet fish? Nicotine Poisoning and Pets
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 28, 2016 16:27
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Testing on Animals Is Shameful, Says Tobacco Industry Insider

Countless animals will suffer and die now that newer tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes, will be required to have Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in order to enter or remain on the market—and one tobacco industry insider isn’t pleased one
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:50
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Video of fish smoking CIGARETTE sparks fury among animal lovers

The footage has been uploaded to viral site LiveLeak and Youtube and has drawn stinging criticism for its cruelty. It shows the fish - thought to be tropical and not one found in British waters - posed upright on a plank of wood on a boat with the lit c
The Mirror (uk)
added Aug 4, 2014 11:11
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[UK] Apartment fire blamed on pigeon with a lit cigarette

Firefighters in London said they believe an apartment fire was started by a pigeon bringing a lit cigarette to its rooftop nest. London Fire Brigade investigations officer Matt Cullen said 21 firefighters and four engines responded to the apartment build
UPI
added Mar 6, 2014 18:15
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[North Carolina] NCVMA: Protecting Your Pet From Secondhand Smoke

Protecting Your Pet From Secondhand Smoke By the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Dec 11, 2012 20:27
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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, UK] VIDEO: Illegal cigarettes: How sniffer dogs uncover illicit trade

A BBC investigation has tracked how hundreds of millions of cigarettes made in one factory in Eastern Europe are being smuggled into the UK and sold illegally across the country. Smugglers buy the packs in Belarus for as little as 40p each then transport
BBC Online
added Dec 3, 2016 02:34
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