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Researchers Identify Link between Insulin Resistance, Iron Overload

Researchers Identify Link between Insulin Resistance, Iron Overload | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
Researchers speculate that elevated iron (ferritin) levels are a significant risk factor for IR onset.
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Something really good to know. Many grass hays are way too high in iron, so have your hay tested and supplement the proper minerals to offset this imbalance.

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Can you hear me now? Quality time with your horse

Can you hear me now? Quality time with your horse | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
“Can you hear me now?” was a phrase in a popular advertisement for cell phones years ago. I recall being at a ride where I had to climb to the top of a big  hill to get any connection. ...
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Listen up, everyone. This is so true.. When you answer your phone, you totally "leave" the person (or horse!) you are with.

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Study: Barefoot Trimming Shows Positive Effects

A specific trimming technique increased the hoof's weight-bearing area and increased the heel angle.
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Can Blue-Green Algae Make an Animal Smarter? - Leta's Herbs & Animals

Can Blue-Green Algae Make an Animal Smarter? - Leta's Herbs & Animals | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
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Don't LISTEN to Them! Here’s your Wisdom of Your Face Newsletter from Jean Haner

Don't LISTEN to Them! Here’s your Wisdom of Your Face Newsletter from Jean Haner | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
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Merry Christmas from Bailey the Unknown Reindeer - If this doesn't give you a holiday smile, nothing will!

Hi folks. Thank you for all your warm comments and here are some answers to your questions: I shot this video on VHS-C in my backyard, near Ward, Colorado (8...
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Do Western Scrub Jays React to a Dead Jay?

Do Western Scrub Jays React to a Dead Jay? | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
A study reports that Western scrub jays hold noisy funerals for up to 30 minutes over the bodies of dead jays.
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If Only Rescue Animals Could Talk

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HOT UNDER THE COLLAR: If only rescue animals could talkMuncie Star PressFirst, as I said before, you never know what you're going to get. Animals, like people, come with baggage. My own personal baggage could fill a 747.
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What to Feed a Horse: Grass Hay for Horses in a Holistic Nutrition Program | Buckaroo Texan Blog

What to Feed a Horse: Grass Hay for Horses in a Holistic Nutrition Program | Buckaroo Texan Blog | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
What to supplement the horse's diet with to provide nutrition needs not met by grass hay.

Via Stephanie Yeh
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I totally agree!

 

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Stephanie Yeh's curator insight, January 24, 2013 5:06 AM

Totally interesting ... grass hay can be such a deep topic if you delve into it, and it can really make a difference to your horse's health!

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Horses Help Teach Bedside Manner to Med Students | UANews

Horses Help Teach Bedside Manner to Med Students | UANews | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
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Winter horse care

Winter horse care | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
Happy New Year! Between breaking the ice in the water tanks or dealing with tank heaters, regular maintenance such as hoof care and illnesses, there is always something to do for horses in winter. ...
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Keep Your Dog's Brain ACTIVE - 4 Games with $1.00

Idea's for owners to stimulate your dog's brain through cheap buys at your local dollar store or grocery store. http://moderncaninetraining.com/online_obedie...
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Love this! It's been proven that when your dog is learning something new, 30 minutes of that activity can substitute for a couple of hours of outdoor play. Amazing, huh?!

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THE ABC'S OF ANIMAL COMMUNICATION

This article talks about the basic philosophy and attitude needed in order to learn how to communicate with animals in depth. This is a talent we all possess but simply have to believe in and "wake up," and then put into practice.
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The real-life Moby Dick: Incredibly rare WHITE humpback whale spotted off coast of Norway

The real-life Moby Dick: Incredibly rare WHITE humpback whale spotted off coast of Norway | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
Real-life Moby Dick stands out from the rest of his pod because of an unusual condition called leucism, which causes a lack of pigmentation in its skin...
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Very Brave Park Ranger!

Don't you know that this moose knew he was being helped. More often than we give credit, it doesn't take animal communication to understand one another, species to species. What a lovely interlude.

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Scientists Declare Animals Are as Conscious as Humans (and the Pictures to Prove It)

Scientists Declare Animals Are as Conscious as Humans (and the Pictures to Prove It) | Talking to Animals | Scoop.it
Last week, an international group of scientists signed The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness, proclaiming their belief—based on decades of research—that animals are indeed conscious and capable of experiencing human emotions.
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Puppy Mill Red Flags - Don't Be an Accidental Supporter

How do you know if your pet comes from a puppy mill? Read our list of puppy mill red flags to learn how to recognize the warning signs.

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