Primer, snipped from the Rabies Challenge Fund website: The Rabies Challenge Fund Charitable Trust will determine the duration of immunity conveyed by rabies vaccines. The goal is to extend the required interval for rabies boosters to 5 and then to 7 years. [...] The research began in November 2007 under the direction of Dr. Ronald … Continue reading What Happened to the Beagles in the 5 Year Group in the Rabies Challenge Fund?
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How will animals fare during the government shutdown?
As many of you know, there is no federal oversight of animal shelters. They will continue to operate as usual during the government shutdown which, in too many cases, is a tragedy in itself. But with the failure of Congress to do its job and keep the government running, I wanted to mention a few … Continue reading How will animals fare during the government shutdown?
Treats on the Internets: Other Edition
Because I know many of you are like me in that you are interested in other animals besides dogs and cats, I have a few links to share in that department: Midwestern Harry Potter fans will be happy to hear there is a glut of snowy owls in Kansas this year. But it's important to … Continue reading Treats on the Internets: Other Edition