Archive for December 21st, 2017:

What’s hiding in my dust?

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Fungal disease poses global threat to snakes

Image copyright USGS National Wildlife Health Center/D.E. Green Image caption A northern water snake suffering from a fungal skin infection A potentially deadly fungal disease poses a significant threat to snakes all over the world, new research suggests. The pathogen, has been found in 23 species of wild snake in the US and three in

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Chocolate poisoning risk to dogs at Christmas

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dogs have been known to snaffle chocolate decorations, gifts and advent calendars Chocolate poisoning is a risk to the family dog at Christmas, say vets. They warn that dogs are four times more likely to fall ill from eating chocolate at this time of year. A study found hundreds

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