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New class to focus on communication with cats and dogs

New class to focus on communication with cats and dogs | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Animals such as our beloved pets can't linguistically communicate with us, but there are other ways in which these household companions can communicate with us.
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Former UA professor pleads guilty for meat fraud

On April 7, 2015, The University of Arizona Police Department, in conjunction with the Tucson Police Department, arrested and charged John Marchello, former UA tenured professor of animal sciences, with 10 felonies:
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Not at home on the range

Not at home on the range | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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UA professor accused of defrauding university | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ)

TUCSON — A long-serving University of Arizona professor faces multiple charges accusing him of misappropriating money from a student-run meat store that he oversaw.
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Volunteers work to return horse racing to Rillito Downs | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Volunteers work to return horse racing to Rillito Downs | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Less than a year after talks of ending the races at Rillito Downs, promotional flyers for the new season read “The track is back” and “La pista está lista”.The Rillito Park Foundation signed a thre...
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Racing official Joe Crugnale dies at 62 | Harness Racing Portal

Joseph V. "Joe" Crugnale, Chief Investigator for the Ohio State Racing Commission and formerly a longtime judge at The Meadows, Louisville Downs, and other tracks, died Sunday, Nov. 23, after battling cancer. He was 62.
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UA police look into fraud at campus meat store | Stamford (CT) Advocate

University of Arizona police are looking into allegations that a professor siphoned funds from a student-run meat store. According to court records, police sought a search warrant based on an informant's tip that the "manager of the facility is misappropriating" funds.

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UA police look into fraud at campus meat store | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

University of Arizona police are looking into allegations that a professor siphoned funds from a student-run meat store. The Arizona Daily Star reports (http://bit.ly/1xrKb7K) that authorities on Tuesday seized computers, cash, inventory logs, receipts and invoices from the UA "meat lab."



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It's not this UA club's first rodeo | Arizona Daily Wildcat

It's not this UA club's first rodeo | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

For Ben Saylor, an animal sciences junior, Rodeo Club is more than just a hobby. Rodeo is where it all began, and the UA club has the duty of reminding the community about its roots, Saylor, the club’s president, said.

 

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Mulvihill Named Director of Media & Industry Relations for NTRA | Paulick Report

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today announced that it has hired Jim Mulvihill as Director of Media & Industry Relations.  Since October 2009, Mulvihill has served as the Communications and Pari-Mutuel Marketing Manager for Fair...
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The Breeders’ Cup Forum: What a ‘Mile’ Can Do | Paulick Report

One year ago, Dan Silver was revving up the New York Racing Association publicity machine as Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I’ll Have Another took aim at the Belmont Stakes and a chance for Triple Crown glory.
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Kentucky Derby: Friday Update | WOIO (TV-Cleveland, OH)

Kentucky Derby: Friday Update | WOIO (TV-Cleveland, OH) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
BLACK ONYX – At 11:30 a.m., Spiral (Grade III) winner Black Onyx was scratched from the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (GI). Stewards have decided that the No. 1 slot
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Gallagher, Barham 2013 RCI Awards Recipients | Paulick Report

The Association of Racing Commissioners International (RCI) is pleased to announce that Hugh Gallagher, the Executive Director of the Delaware Harness Racing Commission, has been named the recipient of the 2013 RCI Len Foote Award.
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UA Improves Overall Score in Best Global Universities List

UA Improves Overall Score in Best Global Universities List | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Saving Lions: How I’m Protecting Wildlife in My Homeland

Saving Lions: How I’m Protecting Wildlife in My Homeland | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
African wildlife is threatened by human encroachment, poaching, and habitat destruction. Thandiwe Mweetwa, a National Geographic emerging explorer, takes the stage to talk about her work protecting lions and other wildlife in her home country of Zambia.
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Shortage of large animal veterinarians threatens health of Arizona livestock industry

Shortage of large animal veterinarians threatens health of Arizona livestock industry | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Traditional veterinary medicine for large food animals in rural Arizona has all but vanished, leaving the state’s livestock industry increasingly vulnerable to disease and even death.
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Giving Back: Racing Industry Comes Together For Horse-Crazy Girls | Paulick Report

When Jim Mulvihill, director of media and industry relations at the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, went through his mail at his Lexington office in late January, he had a somewhat atypical letter waiting for him.

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Stewards Take Center Stage on Symposium’s Final Day | Paulick Report

Racing fans don’t see stewards during the races, but attendees at a Symposium session today got an inside look at how officials handle their many responsibilities. Several prominent stewards played out their duties in an entertaining presentation showing...

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UA police look into fraud at campus meat store | The Republic (Columbus, IN)

University of Arizona police are looking into allegations that a professor siphoned funds from a student-run meat store.
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UA professor accused of siphoning funds from student-run meat store | Arizona Republic

UA professor accused of siphoning funds from student-run meat store | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
University of Arizona police are looking into allegations that a professor siphoned funds from a student-run meat store.
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Fraud probe at UA meat store | Arizona Daily Star

Fraud probe at UA meat store | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

University of Arizona police are investigating an allegation that a longtime professor who oversees a student-run meat store has skimmed more than $130,000 from the proceeds in the past three years.



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Racing for survival | Lansing (MI) State Journal

Racing for survival | Lansing (MI) State Journal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

At 6:30 a.m. on an early summer Friday, Jim Jackson is into his usual routine, taking care of a dozen horses. Scrub out and refill plastic water buckets. Clean stalls. Give each horse a measure of grain.

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Helmets should be required of horse riders, too | Yuma Sun

I am in total support of Susan Schaefer’s position that youth should wear a helmet when riding a horse.

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Transition diet management essential for controlling hypocalcemia | Progressive Dairyman

With more than 50 percent of periparturient cows experiencing hypocalcemia, dairy experts remind producers about the importance of diet management to optimize health and lactation performance.
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Kentucky Derby News & Notes: May 3 | Paulick Report

CHARMING KITTEN/OVERANALYZE/PALACE MALICE/REVOLUTIONARY/VERRAZANO – “We’re 100% done. We’ll leave well enough alone from here.”

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