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  1. Neighbours cry fowl over bird-loving pensioner's petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | News and Star

    A community is divided over a pensioner's decision to share his modest terraced home with a menagerie of noisy pet birds - which includes 38 chickens, 15 parrots, and five pheasants. Bird-loving Brian Boyes, 68, insists his pets which also include several budgies and finches are popular with most of his neighbours.

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  2. Steady decline in UK pets, reveals PFMA's annual Pet Population SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PRWeb

    ... the peaks and troughs over the years. The decline is across most pet types including dogs, cats, rabbits, fish, birds, other small furries and reptiles. "Having withstood the recession when many households had to tighten their belts, many may find ...

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  3. Growing Problem, Modern Tools: A New Approach Funded by Genome BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Market Wire

    Avian influenza is a contagious viral infection that can affect all species of birds . Some AI strains can also cause illness in humans.

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  4. HPAI Restrictions for Avian Commodities Originating From and...Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | PressReleasePoint

    The United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Veterinary Services advised U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Agriculture Programs and Trade Liaison that effective immediately and until further notice, APHIS VS is placing temporary prohibitions on the importation of poultry, commercial birds, other types of birds , ratites, all avian hatching eggs, unprocessed avian products and by-products, and certain fresh poultry products from the province of Ontario, Canada. Any of these commodities originating from or transiting through the province of Ontario are prohibited entry to the United States due to the diagnosis of highly pathogenic avian influenza in commercial poultry.

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  5. Restrictions placed on poultry due to U.S. avian flu casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | CBC News

    ... such as eggs or raw pet food into Canada from the affected areas. See a full list of restricted items below. Pet birds are permissible with official certification from the United States Department of Agriculture and the Animal and Plant Health ...

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  6. Swap meet, show 'n' shine great stuff out at JinderaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Border Mail

    ... hosted the Morgan Country Car Club Swap Meet yesterday, with attendees buying car parts, craft items, and even pet birds. Mr Pargeter said all but 12 of the 225 market sites were booked out, while about 140 cars took part in a show and shine. "I ...

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  7. Teen hears home invasion suspect while showeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    According to Goose Creek police officials, a 19-year-old resident was in the shower around 10:30 a.m. when he heard an unusual noise. A neighbor told ABC News 4 that the teen heard their pet birds chirping loudly.

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  8. Pet birds die in house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Unattended candles were determined to be the cause of a house fire on Ohio 96 Friday that resulted in property damage and the death of two to three pet birds, Ashland Fire Department assistant chief Ron Workman said.

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  9. School Construction Progress Photos: T-G Sneak Peek 31 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ASHLAND COUNTY BOARD OF DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES decides to keep full-day preschool for the 2015-16 school year after parents protest. A HOUSE FIRE ON OHIO 96 leads to the deaths of several pet birds, though other birds and six dogs were saved.

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  10. Roz Chast Draws-and Talks to-Alec BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... The Thing , Roz Chast talks to Alec Baldwin about life with her parents, growing up in New York, and her neurotic pet birds.

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  11. Pet tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... cats and kittens. More of the same reaction. I save our second floor for last. This is where we house rabbits, pet birds and our "exotics," or reptiles. Here, those oohs can occasionally turn to ewws! Snakes, lizards and tarantulas aren't for ...

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  12. Avian flu concerns prompts ban of some poultry importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBC News

    The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is reminding travellers that live birds and all raw poultry and all poultry products and by-products that are not fully cooked, including eggs and raw pet foods, sourced, processed, or packaged from the states of Missouri, Minnesota, California, Idaho, Oregon and Washington are under restriction until further notice. Canadian cross-border shoppers are being warned to watch what they put in their grocery basket, after the federal government issued a ban on raw poultry products and live birds from six American states due to concerns over avian flu.

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  13. Animal House: Be aware: winter can be dangerous for petsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    ... temperatures sometimes find the winters in Atlantic Canada very cold because of the dampness. Most species of pet birds come from warmer climates and they cannot handle extreme cold. They should be kept away from any cold drafts. If they require ...

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  14. CFIA bans poultry products from 5 U.S. states due to avian flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | CNews

    ... are under restriction until further notice, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency said Friday. The agency says live pet birds may be brought into the country with official certification from the United States Department of Agriculture. About four ...

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  15. How feeding birds could be dangerous for your lungsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... and was shocked to see two enormous trays filled with grains mixed with sev (fried stuff made from basan and spices). Birds, especially the friendly neighborhood pigeons and crows feasted on it and the entire floor of the terrace was covered with ...

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  16. Restriction on Live Birds, Eggs, Raw Poultry Products, Raw Pet Foods...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | World News Report

    ... part of Canada's animal disease control efforts and are consistent with international guidelines on trade. -- live birds and hatching eggs -- eggs, yolks, egg whites (albumen) -- poultry meat (other than fully cooked, canned, commercially sterile ...

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  17. Are Poachers Snatching Baby Birds From Nests in Pembroke Pines?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... suspects the gouges are from spiked footwear worn by human poachers as they shimmy up the trunks on the prowl for baby birds. It's something he wants to prevent -- especially during spring, when baby birds are hatching. "We don't want to disrupt the ...

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  18. Petoutletshop offers a wide range of bird cage and accessories at affordable pricesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and is now acknowledged as a leader by people for providing all kinds of pets' foods as well as accessories including birds' cage& accessories. Customers all over the country log into this site to check all the displayed pets supplies and ...

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  19. Fall River man dies in apartment fireRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... et into the apartment. Furtado said Silvia was alone when the fire broke out, apparently in his kitchen. His three pet birds also died.

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  20. Pet Birds, Indoor Air Quality and Pet Owners' Health Discussed in New Online VideoRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 22, 2015 - PHOENIX -- Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video. Their newest production discusses how pet birds can impact the indoor air quality of a home and the health of pet owners in rare circumstances.

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