pets

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1010 WINS Newsroom
June 17, 2020 - 9:53 am
The Food and Drug Administration warned people that research shows people can spread the coronavirus to their pets, with cats and ferrets apparently more at risk of contracting the virus from humans.
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Susan Richard
June 14, 2020 - 4:45 am
If there have been any winners during the virus crisis it's definitely been house pets. But now that we're starting to reopen, folks aren't going to be home all day and that could cause problems with your pet. Manhattan's Animal Medical Center is out with recommendations for pet parents to prepare...
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Susan Richard
April 06, 2020 - 9:26 am
Plenty of questions from pet owners after a tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for the virus and now a total of 7 tigers and lions appear to be infected. Now, the Animal Medical Center in NYC is making new recommendations for pet owners.
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This undated photo provided by the Wildlife Conservation Society shows Nadia, a Malayan tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Nadia has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said Sunday, April 5, 2020. (Julie Larsen Maher/Wildlife Conservation Society via AP)
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 06, 2020 - 6:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said Sunday. The 4-year-old Malayan tiger named Nadia — and six other tigers and...
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(Photo: ASPCA)
Susan Richard
March 30, 2020 - 5:00 am
The ASPCA has opened a pet food pantry for New York City residents economically impacted by the coronavirus crisis. This is part of a $5 million dollar initiative in conjunction with the Petco Foundation , Blue Buffalo , and PetSmart Charities to help pet owners in several cities that also include...
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Susan Richard
March 27, 2020 - 5:00 am
The animals are allowed in but the humans are not. That's the scene at New York City's longest serving 24/7 emergency animal hospital. The Animal Medical Center has put in place new protocols in light of the coronavirus pandemic which include allowing only pets in the building to maintain human...
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Eldis Sula
March 23, 2020 - 11:04 am
To celebrate National Puppy Day, check out which of your favorite stars adopted dogs in 2020, including Chrissy Teigen, Kris Jenner, Kacey Musgraves and more!
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Joe Cingrana
January 13, 2020 - 12:24 pm
Making eco-conscious efforts in your household is easy enough, but it’s also important to extend those actions to include caring for your furry family members.
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Stanley Correctional Institution
April 02, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Inmates describ their rehabilitation as a way to share and give love.
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