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Pet Vet: Looking into causes of swelling on rabbit's face

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Poochie is a 3 year old female and lives most of her time inside a house she shares with her human companions. She enjoys romps in the back yard, especially getting into the flower garden and nibbling on the many varieties of flowers growing there.

She has had no health problems in her past, according to Sharie, her primary caretaker who is -- ...Read more

Pet Vet: Spaniel's ear troubles could be chronic otitis

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Gladys from Modesto wrote in about Buffy, her 9-year-old female cocker spaniel with ear problems. Buffy has had ear infections on and off for most of her life and is being treated with some type of ointment in the ears without apparent success. Buffy appears to be in pain and her activity level is way down.

It sounds to me as though Buffy is ...Read more

Safety first for chemical company CEO

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PITTSBURGH -- Antonis Papadourakis, chief executive of the North American operations of specialty chemicals producer Lanxess Corp., was working as a manager for another company when the phone rang at 4:30 a.m.

"This is the call you don't want to get at any time," he said.

An employee had lost part of a limb in an industrial accident.

First, ...Read more

Despite technology, drivers look to St. Christopher for safekeeping

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Crash-prevention technologies keep evolving, from automatic emergency braking to blind spot detection, but many drivers believe in a different kind of power -- St. Christopher -- to keep them safe on the roads.

With crashes killing about 35,200 people in 2015 and injuring tens of thousands more, according to the National Safety Council, an ...Read more


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