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Conservation

 The protection of plants and animals, natural areas, and interesting and important structures and buildings, especially from the damaging effects of human activity. For the last two weeks, delegates from … Continue reading

15/03/2013 · Leave a comment

Dog TV

Dog TV, a channel just for dogs successfully launched in the United States last year , is now been broadcast by an Israeli TV company. The main purpose is to comfort … Continue reading

13/03/2013 · Leave a comment

Dress up

In the US and UK  the market for clothing for pets is growing.  WHY DO PEOPLE DRESS UP THEIR PETS? Read the article and get more information about this booming industry.

07/03/2012 · 1 Comment

Cold shoulder

Penélope Cruz has decided to give fur the cold shoulder , that is  to reject any fur articles of clothing. Wearing fur ( the thick hair that covers the bodies of  some animals) has … Continue reading

22/02/2012 · 3 Comments

Murmuration

Murmuration is a flock of starlings , those little birds we can see , from time to time, performing a weird choreography as if they were moved by the invisible strings of a … Continue reading

12/01/2012 · 4 Comments