A former employee at the Conway Area HS in NH has been charged with felony and misdemeanor charges after it was discovered she had allegedly been cooking the shelter’s books and pocketing the cash – to the tune of $10,000 in a period of months. One of the expenses she allegedly used the HS’s funds for was an airline ticket to CO where she interviewed for a new job. (Thanks Jan.)
After volunteers went to the media with concerns about a rescue in Canada, the rescue suddenly shut down. (Thanks Jan.)
The first ever litter of puppies conceived via in vitro fertilization has been born. The arrival of the seven pups brings with it the hope that researchers may be able to combine the procedure with gene editing in order to produce dogs free of inherited diseases.
For bowhead whales, 200 is the new 40.
Orphaned sloths, rockin’. (Thanks Clarice.)
Dear Santa, an update to my long standing Xmas list: not just a pony but a pony wearing a onesie.
Reminder: Deadline for sending in photos for the Christmas Day post is December 21.