Northern hairy-nosed wombat: one hard backside

Name: Northern hairy-nosed wombat (Lasiorhinus krefftii); also known as Yaminon by First Nations people. Group: Burrowers Size: Average length 1m (head and body) and weight 32kg. Diet:Grass Habitat/range: Fossil records indicate northern hairy-nosed wombats once ranged across Australia from southern NSW to north Queensland. Today, only one natural population exists in Epping Forest National Park … Read more

Cat Ownership in Childhood Linked to Psychosis Risk in Adulthood

Owning an outdoor cat as a child is associated with an increased risk of psychotic experiences in adulthood — but only in males, new research suggests. Investigators found male children who owned cats that went outside had a small, but significantly increased, risk of psychotic experiences in adulthood vs their counterparts who had no cat … Read more

Daphne van Peperstraten in Maura Knipscheer winnen final KNHS-Anemone Horse Trucks Greenpoint Cup

De finale van de KNHS-Anemone Horse Trucks Greenpoint Cup afgelopen weekend in Exloo was een spannende strijd. Na de landenproef op vrijdag zorgde de kür op zaterdag voor verschillende verschuivingen in het eindklassement. Uiteindelijk won Daphne van Peperstraten met Greenpoint’s Hotmail (v. Apache) bij de young riders. Bij de junioren ging de zege naar Maura … Read more

Science Update: Less excitable service dogs associated with greater reduction in veterans’ PTSD, NIH-funded study suggests | NICHD

Among military members and veterans relying on service dogs for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those whose dogs were rated as less excitable scored lower on PTSD severity, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health. Those paired with less excitable service dogs also tended to have a closer relationship with the dog, … Read more

Best Nutro dog food | WRBL

Which Nutro dog food is best? Choosing food for your dog can seem more baffling than it needs to be. If you’re looking for something wholesome and nourishing, Nutro dog food is a great pick. With wet and dry food in a variety of lines and formulas, there’s an option to suit virtually any dog. … Read more