Looking at a crystal-clear fish tank is very peaceful and relaxing. But it does not start out that way. To be able to keep fish in a glass box, there is a lot of science going on in the background. I am going to explain how the cycling of an aquarium works and what is […]
The dangers of heat stroke for your dog and how to protect them from it.
As dog people, we love our dogs. We love them so much that we want to take them for walks and play outside with them. We want them by our sides as we do yard work. However, there are times we need to love them enough to leave them home in the air conditioning…because of […]
By: Jackie Wallace
Several horses died at ArkLaTex race tracks over the past few days. Monday morning, a horse named Taraz was euthanized at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Ar. Thoroughbred Daily News reports the three-year-old filly was injured in a workout. According to horseracingwrongs.org, a non-profit against horse racing in the United States, there have been at least […]
The Houston Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a male Masai giraffe, born in the afternoon on Mon., Sept. 30. The calf was born to first-time mom, Kamili, behind-the-scenes at the McGovern Giraffe Habitat, weighing in at 128 pounds and standing just over six feet tall. This is also the first calf sired by four-year-old, Joshua. After a two-hour labor, both mom and […]
History was made when Texas Tech University breaks ground on school of veterinary medicine. The school, located at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo, is expected to enroll its first class in Fall 2021. Administrators and officials from Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) gathered Thursday (Sept. 19) in an empty […]