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VIDEO: Trading with the Enemy: Homing Pigeons with Cigars Challenge U.S. Embargo, Fly from Cuba to Florida

For his project called "Trading with the Enemy," Duke Riley spent four years planning and eight months breeding and homing a kit of 50 pigeons in Key West, Florida. His goal was to prove that pigeons could make the 90-mile flight from Havana back to Key W
Democracy Now!
added Aug 13, 2015 10:55
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[Asia, China] Chinese pet dog is a smoking addict

A two-year-old dog owned by a smoker in China has picked up his master's habit and become so addicted to smoking that it must have a cigarette before going to sleep. The husky in Anda, Heilongjiang province began smoking last year, when it was adopted,
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 1, 2014 11:33
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Maryland Zoo to bar smoking on grounds

Zoo spokeswoman Jane Ballentine said in an interview that visitors compared the zoo to Oriole Park at Camden Yards, where smoking is not allowed, and questioned the zoo's promotion of nature and conservation in light of its smoking policy. In addition to
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 19, 2014 03:18
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[Texas] SAFD: Two dogs dead after owner falls asleep with cigarette

SAN ANTONIO -- Two dogs were killed overnight after firefighters say their owner fell asleep with a lit cigarette. San Antonio firefighters found a woman in her 40s passed out from smoke inhalation inside her home in the 600 block of Rigsby Road.
KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Jan 3, 2013 10:03
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[Mexico] Birds use cigarette butts to line nests, St Andrews University study finds

BBC Online
added Dec 5, 2012 19:13
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[UK] 'Pet Smokers' poster warning

The school of veterinary medicine at the University of Glasgow – together with the NHS for Ayrshire and Arran – is working to produce a series of posters that aim to educate people about the issues that could potentially arise from pets breathing in seco
Minuteman Press International, Inc.
added Nov 9, 2012 12:06
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Books Do Elephants Resent Being Fed Tobacco?

The Stranger (Seattle, WA)
added May 21, 2012 19:12
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Thirdhand Smoke Found to Increase Lung Cancer Risk in Mice

Clinical Science, the researchers and their team have determined that early thirdhand smoke exposure is also associated with increased incidence and severity of lung cancer in mice. Field studies in the U.S. and China have confirmed that the presence of
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
added Mar 8, 2018 23:23
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VIDEO: Orangutan Smoking Video Goes Viral, Indonesia Zoo Criticized

A video showing an orangutan smoking a cigarette at an Indonesian zoo went viral, sparking renewed criticism over alleged mistreatment of animals. The viral video was shot Sunday at Bandung Zoo, about 90 miles southeast of the capital, Jakarta.
IBT - International Business Times
added Mar 8, 2018 17:46
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[UK] Second-hand smoke linked to pet deaths and illnesses, experts say

Family pets are equally, if not more, at risk of being affected by passive smoking as humans, research suggests. Animals inhale more smoke and - because of their grooming routines - also digest nicotine when licking their fur, a study by Glasgow Universit
BBC Online
added Oct 30, 2017 14:45
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