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Diwali night

Diwali night – a nightmare for dogs, birds

New Delhi, Oct 21, Diwali night – a nightmare for dogs, birds : Jango, a two-and-a-half-year-old golden retriever, hid beneath a bed with paws on his ears, to escape the deafening sound of crackers this Diwali night. His owner, Punit Narula, a resident of Lajpat Nagar in south Delhi, says his immediate neighbour blows up

Cats kill over one million birds in Australia daily

Melbourne, Oct 4, Cats kill over one million birds in Australia every day, according to a study published today, which shows that majority of the attacks are by feral cats – pets that are abandoned and left to fend for themselves. The study found that feral cats kill 316 million birds and pet cats kill

Plastic waste putting endangered birds at risk

RSPB : Plastic waste putting endangered birds at risk

RSPB : Plastic waste putting endangered birds at risk. Endangered species of birds are being put at risk because of rubbish being washed in from the sea, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) . The £28m Medmerry nature reserve on the West Sussex coast was created three years ago as a flood defence