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Dogs happiest when listening to reggae

Research shows dogs have different music tastes
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Chatter box More than 4,500 dogs have been vaccinated against rabies in one of the first major drives of 2017.

It took just two weeks in January for Mission Rabies to vaccinate 4,575 dogs in the Meru district of Tanzania.

The team set-up vaccination points across the district and followed-up with door-to-door work, checking vaccination cards and giving vaccines to any dogs that had been missed.

Overall, the charity reached 75 per cent of the local dog population, smashing last year's total and comfortably above the required 70 per cent.  Chatter box

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Scientists discover how ticks protect themselves from Lyme disease

Finding could pave way to new interventions
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RSPCA reveals Britain's most 'unloved' pets
RSPCA reveals Britain's most 'unloved' pets

American bull dogs and brown cats spend longest time in care
French bulldog set to become 'most popular breed'
French bulldog set to become 'most popular breed'

Registration figures prompt 'welfare crisis' concern
Study reveals owners' motivations for pet blood donation
Study reveals owners' motivations for pet blood donation

Further examination could benefit human healthcare
Fresh calls to allow pets in care homes
Fresh calls to allow pets in care homes

Rallies held to help 87-year-old keep his dog
Gaps in Toxocara knowledge 'shocking', says parasitologist
Gaps in Toxocara knowledge 'shocking', says parasitologist

Calls for One Health approach to research
Dogs may mirror owners' anxiety, study shows
Dogs may mirror owners' anxiety, study shows

Ability to cope with stress linked to owner personality
Escalating concerns about 'designer cats'
Escalating concerns about 'designer cats'

Genetic defects likely to cause long-term suffering
New genetic testing initiative announced
New genetic testing initiative announced

Online resource will support vets and dog breeders alike
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US science association honours leading Pirbright scientist

A leading scientist at The Pirbright Institute has been honoured by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as a 2017-2018 AAAS Alan I. Leshner Leadership Institute Public Engagement Fellow.

Dr Anthony Wilson, group leader for integrative entomology at Pirbright, was chosen from a large number of international applicants, together with 14 other infectious disease researchers from around the world.

In selecting the new Public Engagement Fellows, the AAAS said they had demonstrated, "...leadership and excellence in their research careers and interest in promoting meaningful dialogue between science and society".

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