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Feb 04, 2014, 13:35 ET

Es más que Sochi--es hora de poner fin a la sobrepoblación de perros y gatos

  La sentencia de muerte reportada para miles de perros callejeros en Sochi, Rusia, antes de los Juegos de Invierno 2014, es solamente un...

Feb 04, 2014, 08:32 ET

It's More than Sochi--Time to End Overpopulation of Dogs and Cats

The reported death sentence for thousands of stray dogs in Sochi, Russia, prior to the 2014 Winter Games, is just one example of a common practice...

Sep 23, 2013, 09:00 ET

Protecting Toto, Too: Are you ready to care for your pet when emergency strikes?

Whether it is a tornado in Kansas, a hurricane in Louisiana, a wildfire in California, an earthquake, a nuclear plant failure, floods, blizzards,...

May 08, 2013, 10:00 ET

Overweight Owners Lead Pets to Obesity

 Richard French, DVM, M.S., Ph.D., Dean of Animal Studies and Allerton Chair of Animal Health Sciences at Becker College is urging pet owners...

Apr 18, 2012, 13:49 ET

Becker College Adds Four-year Bachelor Of Science In Nursing Program

2011 NCLEX-RN 99 percent first-time pass rate makes Becker 1st among Mass. associate's degree nursing programs Today Becker College...

Mar 20, 2012, 14:01 ET

Becker College Welcomes Dom Sagolla, Twitter User 9, Author of the Book 140 Characters, to Worcester on May 14

Twitter co-creator to deliver Becker College commencement address Dom Sagolla, co-creator of Twitter, will deliver the keynote address at...

Dec 08, 2011, 13:43 ET

The Best Gift For Your Pets Is...Home

Anticipating a much-needed vacation or holiday family reunion? Travel can be unpredictable and cause stress, rather than relieve it, especially for...