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Puppy-sized spider surprises scientist on nighttime rainforest walk - New York Daily News

New York Daily News
Entomologist Piotr Naskrecki was on the hunt for insects when he "heard the rustle of an animal running," the scientist at the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University wrote on his photo blog last week. At first, Naskrecki thought the animal ...

Toxicology Society and FDA Partner to Organize Colloquia on the Intersection ... - Newswise (press release)

Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Reston, Va.; October 17, 2014 — The Society of Toxicology (SOT) is partnering with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to organize colloquia on the intersection between toxicology and food safety. The “SOT-FDA Colloquia on Emerging ...

Invading worms cause the body to shut down defenses - Medical Xpress

Medical Xpress
Postdoctoral associate Lu Huang and Judith Appleton, the Alfred H. Caspary Professor of Immunology at the Baker Institute for Animal Health, discuss data in a study that reveals that white blood cells called eosinophils start a chain reaction that ...

P.A.W.S.: People For Animal Welfare and Safety

Thunder Bay - Canada

A volunteer organization providing interim care to animals in need until a new permanent home is found.

SC p.a.w. (people for animal welfare)

University of Southern California-based animal rescue group which places dogs and cats in loving, adoptive homes.

United States

All-volunteer, non-violent activist and educational group dedicated to promoting the guiding principle that all life on this planet is sacred and interconnected.

Federal Association Against Vivisection - People for Animal Rights

An association of more than 100 regional and nation-wide organizations in Germany, working for the recognition of fundamental rights for animals.

Animal Welfare League

Nonprofit organisation helping to reunite lost pets with their owners and find homes for abandoned animals.

Animal Welfare Institute
United States

Nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to reducing cruelty towards animals.

United States

No-kill animal shelter featuring dogs and cats available for adoption in the Greater Cincinnati area.

United States

News and information about the use of animals in research, animal testing, genetic engineering, and other ethical issues.

International Fund for Animal Welfare
United States

Engaging communities, government leaders, and like-minded organizations around the world to achieve lasting solutions to pressing animal welfare and conservation challenges.

National Animal Welfare Trust
United Kingdom

Providing active care for animals in the community, through rescue centers and sponsorship programs.

United States

Through active service and community education, ensure humane treatment of animals by promoting a community in which animals are valued, cared for, and sheltered.