01 May '11, 8am

Can the U.S. Become a No-Kill Nation?:

Can the U.S. Become a No-Kill Nation?:

Every once in a while, you come across a very creative person -- or two -- with the commitment and determination to make a difference for a cause dear to their heart. Marina Dervan and Mark Barone are two such people. Their cause: make the United States the first no-kill nation on earth. Dog lovers for decades, they are still mourning their 20-year-old dog, Santina, who died last year. Mark and Marina were beside themselves with grief. When they finally decided it was time to adopt a new canine into their lives, they started a search online and contacted shelters and rescue groups. Through this research, they discovered some facts about homeless pets in the U.S.and were stunned to learn that most shelters have a 60% kill rate -- or higher. They decided they had to do something about it. "We simply asked ourselves...what can we do? We have got to get the truth out there, an...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/animal-welfare/blog/can-the-u...

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energybulletin.net 01 May '11, 3am

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treehugger.com 01 May '11, 10pm

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grist.org 25 Apr '11, 2pm

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blog.nature.org 02 May '11, 4am

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care2.com 06 May '11, 10pm

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treehugger.com 27 Apr '11, 8pm

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Is an App about Dog Fighting ‘Just a Game’?

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care2.com 29 Apr '11, 10pm

By Lisa Spector, Juilliard Graduate, Canine Music Expert and co-founder of Through a Dog’s Ear . An Android Dog Fighting A...

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grist.org 09 May '11, 8pm

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Now that we’ve killed Osama bin Laden, let’s kill oil via @grist

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grist.org 02 May '11, 4pm

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US Wind Industry Adds 1100 MW in Q1 via Sustain...

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