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Wet weather prompts warning for pets

East coast Australia’s wet first half of the year has prompted warnings from pet insurers about a bacterial disease dogs can catch from ponds and puddles. Leptospirosis can cause severe health complications in humans and dogs, with early warning symptoms including fever, vomiting and diarrhoea or shivering. Ponds or puddles contaminated with rodent urine carrying […]

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In other news, water is wet

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Slushy and wet with a chilly breeze for Monday

Today’s Forecast: Slushy and wet roadways are in place for much of southwest Montana, especially east of the continental divide. We will see a cool west to northwest wind between 10-20 mph with a few spotty showers by the afternoon. Highs will stay in the low 40s with mountain flakes from West Yellowstone to Big […]

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Pets

Wet Pet Food Market Size to Grow by USD 7.27 billion | Increase in Pet Ownership to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Key Market Dynamics: Market Driver Market Challenges The increase in pet ownership is driving the wet pet food market’s growth. However, factors such as increasing instances of pet allergies may challenge the market growth. To learn about additional key drivers, trends, and challenges available with Technavio. Read our Sample Report right now! Market Segmentation The wet […]

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Pets

NutriSource Announces Opening of New Cannery to Meet Wet Pet Food Demand

Press release: NutriSource Pet Foods NutriSource, one of America’s most beloved and trusted pet brands, recently announced that it has launched a new wet food cannery inside the Tuffy’s Treats Company manufacturing facility in Delano, Minnesota. The $20 million, 45,000-square-foot expansion will create 45 full-time jobs and expand the company’s manufacturing capabilities of high-quality pet […]

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Sports

Charles Leclerc spins out in the wet!

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Charles Leclerc spins his Ferrari during practice session one of the Emilia Romagna GP, where the drivers have been met with challenging conditions. Source link

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Science

We Just Found a Secret Trait That May Help Redwood Trees Survive Climate Change

Coast redwoods are amazing trees that scientists have studied for generations. We know they are the tallest living trees and have survived for millennia, resisting fire and pests.   Because redwoods are long-lived, large, and decay-resistant, the forests they dominate store more above-ground mass, and thus presumably more carbon, than any other ecosystem on Earth. […]

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Next pandemic ‘not if, but when’ as wet markets STILL threaten another virus outbreak

An international team of researchers launched a project to identify infectious diseases among mammals that are sold at wildlife markets across Laos in an effort to identify suspects for the next global pandemic. The scientists were reported as being alarmed by the “ubiquity” or the widespread prevalence of potentially world-threatening bacterial pathogens, like the one […]

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China bird flu outbreak: 19 human cases of H5N6 avian influenza linked to wet market

Two people in mainland China were rushed to the hospital after testing positive for the H5N6 bird flu, as officials bring the number of cases detected so far this year to 19. The first of these cases is a 28-year-old man from Puyang in Henan Province, who developed symptoms on March 18 after exposure to […]

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NASA ‘Mega Moon Rocket’ launch pad struck by lightning four times during ‘wet’ testing

Artemis I is to be the first launch of NASA’s long-delayed, 322 feet tall Mega Moon Rocket — officially the “Space Launch System” (SLS) — as well as the first in an increasingly complex series of missions aiming to return humans to the Moon for the first time since 1972’s Apollo 17. The launch, which […]