Salem dog attack leaves one pet dead, another seriously injured

Salem dog attack leaves one pet dead, another seriously injured

One dog is dead and another is seriously injured after they were attacked by dogs that got loose in Salem, Massachusetts.Bill McGunigle said he and his 6-year-old Chihuahua, Guillermo, were outside on Boston Street at about 7:30 a.m. Saturday when he noticed two pit bulls down the street.”They were far enough away and they seemed … Read more

Esplanade swans euthanized after exhibiting avian flu symptoms

Esplanade swans euthanized after exhibiting avian flu symptoms

Officials from Boston’s Parks & Recreation Department say two swans living along the Charles River Esplanade have been euthanized after exhibiting bird flu symptoms.The Animal Care & Control Division responded to the Esplanade on Monday after receiving multiple calls about two sick swans.With the help of Boston firefighters, Animal Control Officer Patti Jones captured the … Read more

From high heat to bitter cold, birds can handle it all

From high heat to bitter cold, birds can handle it all

You may be surprised to learn that our backyard birds are quite hardy animals when it comes to enduring very hot and very cold conditions. What You Need To Know Not all migrate birds and this puts them in line for exposure to extreme heat or cold Birds have unique body processes for thermoregulation that … Read more

3 people, 2 dogs rescued after jumping off burning yacht in NH

3 people, 2 dogs rescued after jumping off burning yacht in NH

DROWNING AT THE LEAK IN THE LAST WEEK. WELL, WE ARE SEEING SOME DRAMATIC IMAGES FROM THE PISCATAQUA RIVER INEW N HAMPSHIRE. THIS COMING AS A BOAT WAS ENGULFED IN FLAME SINKING NEAR PORTSMOUTH THE COAST. IT SAYS A GOOD SAMARITAN HELPED RESCUE THE TWO PEOPLE ON BOARD AND THEY BOTH ARE UNHARMED FOR 3 … Read more