First known case of bird flu in a porpoise

A porpoise who died on a Swedish beach in June succumbed to avian flu, in the first case identified in this type of cetacean in the world, announced the Veterinary Institute of Sweden on Wednesday August 30. “To our knowledge, this is the first confirmed case in the world of avian influenza in a porpoise.said … Read more

animal abandonment is on the rise amid the cost of living crisis

The abandonment of pets has increased by 24% in the United Kingdom, the animal protection society was alarmed on Tuesday August 30, due, according to it, to the crisis in the cost of living which is strangling British households. Humane society RSPCA reports 22,908 pet abandonments between January and July 2022, compared to 18,375 for … Read more

aggressive hound killed by neighbor after injuring four people

A resident of a building in Grigny (Essonne) killed an attack dog on Sunday that was attacking four young women in a neighboring apartment, a police source told AFP on Tuesday August 16. Sunday around 3:00 p.m., this man hears “cries of distresscoming from a neighboring apartment. Upon entering, he finds that four women are … Read more

“Stray”, the video game that cats love

AFP, published on Friday August 05, 2022 at 08:15 The video game “Stray”, whose protagonist is an alley cat, has won over many humans since its release in July. More surprisingly, the title also arouses the fascination of felines. On Twitter, the “Cats Watching Stray” account, which lists the most zany reactions of cats observing … Read more

In New York, a McDonald’s waiter was shot for cold fries

A McDonald’s restaurant worker in New York is on the verge of life and death after being shot and wounded in an altercation with a young man and his mother over cold fries, police and a local newspaper reported on Wednesday. megalopolis. In a city where gunshots are daily, this new drama occurred Monday night … Read more

Hong Kong bans eating at annual food show

Visitors to the annual Hong Kong World Food Expo will not be allowed to remove their face masks to sample food on display at the booths due to coronavirus restrictions, the organizer announced on Tuesday (August 2). Tens of thousands of visitors and hundreds of exhibitors are expected at the five-day event that will kick … Read more

Tesla would have preferred Germany to France to create its European factory more quickly

Tesla chose in the fall of 2019 to create a European factory in Germany, near Berlin, but it was not the only country in the running. There was also talk of Spain, the Netherlands and also France to install the new “Gigafactory”, the name given by the car manufacturer to its factories. The Express returned … Read more

the new rules arrive in France

Eight months after the vote of an emblematic law against animal mistreatment, a first text defines the new rules for the acquisition of a horse and the issue of the “certificate of commitment“For owners of cats or dogs, according to a decree published Tuesday, July 19 in the Official Journal. The law “aiming to fight … Read more

Recession, Elon Musk and your vacation

The summer is marked by the effects of the recession, the war in Ukraine and the health crisis. With each new interview on Bloomberg or another somewhat serious channel, the word recession is now pronounced in a more relaxed manner. Everyone even seems finally relieved, without saying it so directly. At least that seems to … Read more

Protected turtles killed by stray dogs in Guyana: an association is alarmed

Published on : 07/01/2022 – 17:06 Since the end of May, thirteen sea turtles have been found dead on a beach where they had come to lay eggs, in the town of Rémire-Montjoly, in French Guiana. They were killed by dogs not watched by their masters. A local association is concerned about the impact of … Read more