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Dog Gone Good Treating Separation Anxiety

Dog Gone Good Treating Separation Anxiety

Amy Terceira of Dog Gone Good recently graduated from a specialized course on treating separation anxiety in dogs, created by author and certified dog trainer, Julie Naismith. Upon graduation she obtained her SA Pro Trainer Certificate and is now qualified to treat these cases.Ms Terceira said, “This has been a difficult year for so many, including... Read more of this article

A New Partnership To Assist Animal Welfare

A New Partnership To Assist Animal Welfare

Lighthouse Medical Supplies, Ltd. announced a new partnership with Bermuda SPCA which they said “will raise funds for promotion of kindness to animals and prevention of animal cruelty.” “The main purpose of our work is to promote the well-being of people,” says Dr. Mike Serebrennik, COO at Lighthouse Medical Supplies, Ltd. “Animals... Read more of this article

SPCA Compassionate Class Programme

SPCA Compassionate Class Programme

The Bermuda SPCA launched the pilot programme of Compassionate Class at West Pembroke’s primary 5 classes in February of this year. A spokesperson said, “After months of research and development, the Bermuda SPCA launched the pilot programme of Compassionate Class to West Pembroke’s primary 5 classes in February of this year. We were so excited... Read more of this article

People Urged To Stop Irresponsible Dog Breeding

People Urged To Stop Irresponsible Dog Breeding

The ‘Punish The Deed Not The Breed’ group is appealing to the members of the public to please ensure they engage in “responsible ownership” of dogs, saying that there are an ”influx of puppies being irresponsibly bred in Bermuda.” Grace Markham explained, “A group who was instrumental in rescuing prohibited... Read more of this article

Video: Dolphin Born At Dolphin Quest Bermuda

Video: Dolphin Born At Dolphin Quest Bermuda

Dolphin Quest announced the birth of a male dolphin calf after Brighton gave birth earlier this month. The report on the Dolphin Quest website said, “Dolphin Quest Bermuda is excited to announce the birth of a male dolphin calf. After her 366-day pregnancy, which was closely monitored with diagnostic ultrasound, Brighton gave birth at 8:06am ADT... Read more of this article

Bermuda Horses Featured In UK Magazine

Bermuda Horses Featured In UK Magazine

Bermuda horses Scooby Doo and Mr. Sandman were recently featured in a UK publication after two Bermuda equestrians participated in Horse & Hound magazine’s “between the ears of their horses” photo contest. A spokesperson said, “Fans of the UK equestrian magazine Horse and Hound were recently invited to submit landscape photographs taken... Read more of this article

Show To Feature ‘Sharks Of Bermuda Triangle’

Show To Feature ‘Sharks Of Bermuda Triangle’

National Geographic are getting set to air five weeks of shark-related programming, including a look at the “Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle, ” in which “a marine biologist tracks an elusive tiger shark to uncover Mother Nature’s most mysterious hotspot.” The “Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle” program will premiere... Read more of this article

Videos: CahowCam2 Chick Leaves Burrow

Videos: CahowCam2 Chick Leaves Burrow

On the evening of June 10, the CahowCam 2 chick named ‘Zephyr’ left the burrow on Nonsuch Island and took off over the open sea, completing the 2020 Cahow nesting season. A spokesperson said, “Right in the middle of World Oceans Week, at 10:32 pm on June 10, as viewers from around the World watched online, the CahowCam2 chick [recently... Read more of this article

“Sheepscape Keepsake” Naming Fundraiser

“Sheepscape Keepsake” Naming Fundraiser

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] will be giving people an opportunity to name one of the Museum’s resident sheep by making a donation. A spokesperson said, “Starting Tuesday, June 9, 2020, the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] will be giving community members, supporters and friends a unique opportunity to name one of the Museum’s resident... Read more of this article

Boxes Now Available From Happy Bird Company

Boxes Now Available From Happy Bird Company

The Happy Bird Company has new boxes available after being sold out, with curbside pick-up available for its customers. A spokesperson said, “If bluebirds are a symbol of happiness, here’s some extremely happy news: The Happy Bird Company has made some new boxes after having been sold out for two weeks and curbside pick-up is now available.... Read more of this article

Dolphin Quest Launches Virtual Program

Dolphin Quest Launches Virtual Program

Dolphin Quest has launched a virtual program in order to “maintain connection with the community, provide educational outreach opportunities, and help support continued animal care” during the Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “The Covid-19 situation and necessary distancing and quarantine orders have required Dolphin Quest to... Read more of this article

2020 Cahow Nesting Season Proving Successful

2020 Cahow Nesting Season Proving Successful

The 2020 Cahow nesting season has seen 134 breeding pairs produce 68 confirmed chicks, with all but two chicks at good or above average weights. A spokesperson said, “The 2020 Cahow nesting season has a record number of 134 breeding pairs, which have produced 68 confirmed chicks.” Jeremy Madeiros, Principle Conservation Officer, said, “After... Read more of this article

Tagged Great White Shark Near Bermuda

Tagged Great White Shark Near Bermuda

The borders may be closed right now, however it does appear that someone is trying to visit us, as 15-foot-long great white shark named Unama’ki is making its way toward Bermuda, with the 2,000 pound female being monitored by marine research non-profit OCEARCH. A Newsweek story said, “A 15-foot-long great white shark dubbed “Unama’ki”... Read more of this article