“I think my neighbor poisoned my dog!” I have never quite understood why this is the most favorite excuse clients give whenever their pets get sick suddenly, perhaps it’s the animosity they have for their neighbors or vice versa. I also tend to think that this animosity comes about because of the constant barking from … Continue reading Bad Neighbors
So you just moved out into your own space and thinking of getting a pet to cure the loneliness that comes with new spaces. What will determine your choice of the ideal pet is completely dependent on your preferences. Pets have been with us for centuries and even though our relationship was not as close, … Continue reading Things to Consider Before Getting a Pet.
Is Kenya ready for the trade in donkeys? Kenya, like other African countries was not well prepared for the Chinese appetite for donkey meat and skin and is now facing the consequences. Donkey theft is on the rise due to the increasing demand which has raised the market price for donkeys. Consequently animal rights activists … Continue reading Save our Donkeys.
“A righteous man has regard for the life of his animal…” There are many lessons to pick from the Bible and animal welfare is one them. I have heard people argue that we have been given power over all animals on earth and even go ahead to quote the particular scripture from the Bible, and … Continue reading Sunday School Lessons about Animal welfare.
I've heard people say that a fracture is one of the most painful conditions one can ever experience. I've never really experienced a fracture (nor do I wish to experience one) but I have experienced a patella subluxation and if there is a worse pain than that then I would rather go by other peoples … Continue reading Fracture management
When disaster strikes, the consequences are devastating to the people who depend on these animals for food, as a source of income or for companionship. They could be trapped in forest fires, injured from a collapsed building, drowning, starving or buried in a mud slide. Disasters whether natural or man-made do not choose whom to … Continue reading Animals in Disasters
Recently, the Kenyan government through the amendment of the Meat Control Act gave a leeway to the slaughter and consumption of donkey meat. The meat, which is meant for export to mainly asian countries where donkey meat (among other weird things) is a delicacy often finds itself in the local market. The slaughterhouse is owned … Continue reading Donkeys in trouble.