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Central New York, Community, Education, Pets, Syracuse

Therapy Dog Helps Children Improve Reading Skills

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Click the play button above to learn how Cooper helps children with their reading. Audio transcript: Rizzo_Therapy dog script By Sara Rizzo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— A therapy dog at a local library helps children improve their reading and social skills by reading to him. The five-year-old golden retriever named Cooper goes to the Hazard Branch […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Environment, Pets, Sports, Things to do, Uncategorized

Goats with a Purpose

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By Bridget Chavez BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Purpose Farm connects children who have been neglected or abused with animals from similar circumstances. The farm is run by Sandra Seabrook and has been up and running since 2009. “The kids go from no emotions to blossoming and caring for their siblings,” Seabrook said. The farm helps […]

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Central New York, Community, Pets, Public Safety

Special Oxygen Masks For Pets Are Now Starting To Get Available In Upstate NY Fire Departments

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By Chai Lin Kim, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)- It is always heartbreaking to lose your furry little family members to a fire. However, there is a new equipment, which can help pets to survive from these unfortunate incidents and it is spreading out through Upstate New York region. The company Invisible Fence started the project called Project […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Environment, Pets

Syracuse Hawk Nest Camp Entertains and Teaches Viewers

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By Georgiana Volturo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — It seems that live web cams of animals are sweeping the nation, and now Syracuse might have its very own animal cam phenomenon. Syracuse University installed its Red-Tailed Hawk Nest Cam in order to track the lives of  three red-tailed hawks that nested atop Lyman Hall on campus. […]

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