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May 28, 2013 | Jerry Finch Let's just pretend that you are on the Board of Directors of some large organization, let's even make it an animal-related organization. Thousands of people heap praise on you for all the wonderful things your organization does for a particular...

May 27, 2013, Jerry Finch On this Memorial Day, the day set aside in memory of those soldiers who gave their lives for our freedom, a day which should pass in solemn reflection and thankfulness, few things make me more proud to be a modern-day American...

The Chattanoogan.com | Thursday, May 23, 2013 | by Roy Exum I am still wincing over the fact a horrendous bill passed in the state legislature that would make whistle-blowers into criminals would have actually gone into law had it not been for Governor Bill Haslam’s eleventh-hour...

CHRISTOPHER SMITH GONZALEZ, Galveston County Daily News, Wednesday, May 22, 2013   DICKINSON, Texas (AP) — A grassy lawn under a few shade trees is not the ideal place to amputate a horse's leg.   [caption id="attachment_19117" align="alignleft" width="300"] Veterinarians, students and horse enthusiasts watch and photograph Dr. Ric Redden, center...

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MUSEUM  May 22, 2013 [caption id="attachment_19100" align="alignleft" width="300"] Kurt Miller/The Press-EnterpriseEric Scott, San Bernardino County Museum curator of palentology, uses a pick to break out a possible fossil at Tule Springs in Nevada in 2010, as Kathleen Springer, the museum's senior curator of...

ABC News, Gail Liston, May 21, 2013 [caption id="attachment_19073" align="alignleft" width="300"] Horses drink at a rockhole in central Australia, about 300 kilometres west of Alice Springs[/caption] The Central Land Council has started a cull of up to 10,000 horses on Tempe Downs Station in the Northern Territory. The...