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A Family Affair

As Thanksgiving approaches, families gather to celebrate and rejoice with one other. For many people, this includes giving thanks for the many blessings we receive from our pets.

November 26, 2014

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Chronic Wasting Disease: A Serious Concern in North American Wildlife

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a contagious neurological disease that poses a significant threat to wild populations of deer, elk and moose. It causes lesions in the brains of infected animals and leads to a drastic decrease in body condition, visible behavioral abnormalities and ultimately death. CWD has been identified in 20 states and two Canadian provinces.

November 26, 2014

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Season of Hope: Meet Dr. Zimmerman

“I was born horse crazy—and just a little dog crazy,” says Dr. Sarah Zimmerman, Morris Animal Foundation donor, Lamplighter legacy society member and animal lover.

November 24, 2014