Animals

Paws in the Park: Dog Walk to benefit the Portage APL

Saturday June 23 Streetsboro City Park 9:45 – Check in at Pavilion 10:00 am – Walk begins Bring your family and dog to Streetsboro’s 6th annual Paws in the Park! This is a dog walk to benefit the Portage Animal Protective League (PAPL). You and your dog will be asked to donate a minimum of $10.00. All proceeds […]

Palm Oil: How it affects you and the world

Palm Oil is not a well-known ingredient for most people. However, it is an increasingly consumed ingredient in most food and even used in some cosmetic products. Palm Oil is becoming such a daily part of people’s diets that it has surpassed soy bean oil and is now the world’s most widely produced edible oil.

Taking the Meat Industry ‘Out to Pasture’

I recently had a talk with my doctor about the use of antibiotics, especially those used on animals in the meat industry. 80% of the antibiotics in the U.S. go to this purpose. Why? Is it because the animals are getting sick or to prevent the spread of sickness? No, the antibiotics are given in low […]