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Hampshire animal rescuers to be rewarded for helping creatures great and small
Daily Echo
Date: 2014-10-21

Russell Brown from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, New Forest vet Luke Gamble and bat rescuers Donna and Graham Street from the Isle of Wight will each receive a special award at the House of Lords from the International Fund for Animal Welfare

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Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje approves ‘police outposts’ for cow protection
The Indian Express
Date: 2014-10-21

Raje on Monday announced on her twitter handle that ‘39 new police outposts to be established in Rajasthan – specially tasked with cow protection along with crime, law and order.’ The police check posts will be set up in areas that report higher instances of cattle trafficking.

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ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS PROTEST AGAINST WORLD’S LARGEST ANIMAL SACRIFICE
Sagar Media Inc
Date: 2014-10-21

Arpan Sharma of the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations added, “Nepal, as progressive country can be a beacon to other countries by prohibiting this sacrifice and withdrawing government support for it”

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Delhi’s elephant rescued in Haryana
The Hindu
Date: 2014-10-21

Lilly was being used in a procession and the man who “owned” her failed to produce an ownership certificate and other legal documents

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Poultry truck driver booked after 4 months
The Times of India
Date: 2014-10-21

justice for voiceless chickens

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Vaccination in 11 panchayats to prevent rabis outbreak
The Times of India
Date: 2014-10-21

Farmers had expressed doubts about the quality of anti-rabies vaccine administered on cattle, claiming the medicine has not been effective in saving the animals when attacked by rabid dogs and fox.

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3 government agencies, NGO unite to save wildlife along border road
The Indian Express
Date: 2014-10-21

Two options were considered for the passage of animals — an elevated road with underpasses for animals and a natural animal overpass mounted on the road. The SSB ruled out the second option as a security threat since this would have created tunnels.

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To raise milk output, tap indigenous cattle breed
Business Line
Date: 2014-10-21

The Minister was confident that the Rashtriya Gokul Mission, a nation-wide scheme launched by the Government in July with ₹150 crore earmarked for the current financial year, would improve indigenous cattle.

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Animal rights group asks Kerala govt to observe 'Reptile Day
Zee News
Date: 2014-10-21

As reptiles thrive in every part of the world except Antarctica, every Indian must know the importance of preserving their habitat

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Pet care becomes vital during Deepavali: Vet
Deccan Chronicle
Date: 2014-10-21

Anxiety medicines can reduce the tension that is caused in pets when they hear loud noises. While domestic cattle are more prone to hearing such sounds, it is the pet animals which get easily scared,” said Dr F.M. Jerold, animal behaviourist.According to him, dogs can be trained to cracker noises by slowly introducing them to the sounds and letting them watch it.

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