tension rises among breeders

“Like everyone else, breeders are handicapped by increases in their loads but also by the weather. If we add new attacks by predators, whether vultures, wolves or crows, discouragement and nervousness grow. Claude Font, president of the FDSEA 43 and secretary general of the national sheep federation, does not mince his words after the new … Read more

Buying a pug is cruel, say vets

With their small size, their very flattened muzzle, and their many wrinkles, pugs are among the most popular dog breeds. And yet… According to a study published in Canine Medicine & Genetics, and carried out by veterinarians from the Royal Veterinary College, the veterinary school of the University of London, this breed suffers from such … Read more

Volunteers caring for senior cat left in worst condition they’ve ever seen (video)

© CATS – Cats Assistance Trapping Service / Facebook Volunteers from the Cats Assistance Trapping Service (CATS) have been contacted by people concerned about a stray cat in the town of Purton (England). His dire condition shocked rescuers. The team members of CATS moved heaven and earth to save a wandering cat in the city … Read more

Burgundy: Take part in the participatory survey on the midwife Alyte, a remarkable little toad from every point of view

Your answers are expected until June 30th. Since March 15 and until June 30, the Natural History Society of Autun-Burgundy Fauna Observatory (SHNA-OFAB) invites you to participate in a survey on the midwife Alyte.Why a participatory survey for the general public?We are carrying out the investigation and encourage everyone to participate in order to better … Read more

Avian flu in the Pas-de-Calais: a decree to prohibit approaching wild birds

On May 19, the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza virus (HPAI) was identified in gulls found dead on the beach at Le Touquet-Paris-Plage, the Pas-de-Calais prefecture said in a press release. On May 19, the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza virus (HPAI) was identified in gulls found dead on the beach at Le Touquet-Paris-Plage. Illustrative photo GERARD … Read more