Twin Lakes couple volunteer to breed service, enterprise dogs

In this annual season of pausing to reflect on gratitude and give thanks, four people with disabilities around the Midwest are grateful this Thanksgiving for the lives enriched by a special volunteerism from a west Kenosha County couple. Since 2010, “dog-centric” Twin Lakes residents Catherine and Scott Rupp, retired certified public accountants with tax backgrounds, … Read more

Mystic River `22 herring run 425,000 plus | Woburn

MEDFORD/WOBURN – More than 425,000 river herring passed the fish ladder at Mystic Lakes Dam in Medford in 2022, and an additional 20,000 fish passed into Horn Pond in Woburn, according to official estimates from the Division of Marine Fisheries (Mass. DMF). . This is the highest documented herring catch of any river in Massachusetts … Read more

Upcoming Kentucky modern gun deer hunting season | Community

Fall in Kentucky brings crisp mornings and early sunsets that lead to explosions of fall colors that give way to bare branches. The movement of deer increases and increases the excitement among hunters. The modern rifle deer season opens in less than a week, giving time to start with the peak of breeding activity known … Read more

FAR FROM HOME? How to make sure your pets are well cared for | Lifestyles

One of the hardest parts of planning a trip is finding senior pet care when your dog or cat can’t go with you. Options include hiring a professional pet sitter to come to your home once or twice a day, boarding your pet at a pet sitter’s home, leaving pets at a boarding or veterinary … Read more

The Stafford dog earns titles and treats for its tricks

Chloe could be an all-American success story — or at least the version with four legs and a tail. The Stafford County dog’s rise from rags to riches begins on the streets of San Antonio, Texas, where five years ago he was covered in flea bites and practically starving. Her two-legged “sister,” Hannah Jones, said … Read more

Car wildlife collisions peak at this time of year locally

SALEM — Vehicle collisions with deer and elk peak in October and November, when migration and breeding (“rut”) sets them on the move, making them more likely to cross roads. Less daylight hours and rainy weather also reduce the visibility of drivers. That cautionary advice and reminder of mandatory lifeline testing for chronic wasting disease … Read more

Autumn or spring – what profit will these seasons bring? | Cattle

Photo by Jackie Nix on Adobe Stock. Ask any new or expectant mother and they will tell you that they only want the best for their child’s health, development and future. Cattle producers feel the same way about their cattle, and they just want to make sound, practical decisions for each calf crop. The management … Read more

Dave Monti: Fisherman’s voices heard at climate workshop | Local Sports

The voices of recreational fishermen were heard at the August 17-23 East Coast Climate Change Scenario Planning Workshops. The initiative is sponsored by the three East Coast Fisheries Management Councils, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission and NOAA Fisheries. The goal of the East Coast Climate Change Scenario Planning initiative is to try to predict … Read more