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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

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

[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
added Mar 6, 2014 18:15

[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

[Indiana] Secondhand smoke: A silent killer for pets

Research indicates that nearly 30 percent of pets live with at least one smoker. According to Dr. Sharon Gwaltney-Brant, medical director of the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center, secondhand smoke can damage the nervous systems of both cats and dogs.
Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Feb 19, 2017 16:12

[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

by the numbers: pets and smoking

we’ve broken down the facts and figures on the impact of smoking on our furry loved ones. What happens to dogs and cats living in households where someone smokes? How many pet parents are smokers or live with them? And how can the truth about dogs, cats
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 25, 2016 13:08

[UK] 'Dangerous' e-cigarette nicotine capsule kills puppy

A puppy has died after chewing a nicotine capsule for an electronic cigarette. A vet in Cornwall worked through the night to save the 12-week-old terrier, but it died in the early hours.
BBC Online
added Feb 18, 2014 13:26

Pets affected by second-hand smoke too

There also have been numerous scientific papers that report the pronounced health threat secondhand smoke poses to pets. Some veterinarians have linked tobacco smoke to lung and nasal cancer in dogs, lung cancer in birds and oral cancer and lymphoma in ca
New Jersey Herald
added Sep 25, 2012 13:51

[California] Health Highlights: April 25, 2016: San Francisco Bans Smoking in Parks to Protect Animals

Citing a health threat to animals, smoking has been banned in 65 parks by the East Bay Regional Park District in the San Francisco area. The move is meant to help keep the air clean and keep beaches, bays and wild lands free of cigarette butts that can
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 25, 2016 21:31
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