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Pete Wedderburn - Animal Doctor Daily exercise is one of life's essential needs for dogs, yet it's often neglected by owners. As a vet in practice, I often see problems that are directly linked to insufficient exercise. And only very rarely do I see problems caused by excessive exercise.
Conor Nelligan, County Heritage Officer The Centenary Commemoration of 1916 was a tremendous success in the County of Cork, as it was across the entire nation. In response to the heightened sense of shared identity that was established in 2016, and in respect of the breadth of cultural activity and public engagement that took place, the Government has embarked on an insightful legacy project that sets out to harness the country's culture, arts and heritage over the next five years...
Pete Wedderburn - Animal Doctor Poisoning is a common emergency in pets: like young children, animals have no awareness of the danger of ingesting certain substances. It's up to owners to protect their pets by keeping all poisons out of reach, but even with the best efforts to avoid it, poisoning of pets happens regularly. There are three common causes.
Chicago's Rose of Tralee contestant for 2017 is Kanturk girl Teresa Daly, who says "she is humbled to be representing Chicago at the 2017 Rose of Tralee Festival".
Pete Wedderburn - Animal Doctor As a child, I had an affinity with animals. I liked them, and I enjoyed spending time with my pet dog and cat. My motivation to become a vet was essentially because I wanted to care for animals. I started out with the idea that I wanted to do a job like James Herriott, the Scottish author who wrote about his life working as...
Jim Hurley - Nature Trail Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, and Sir David Attenborough, naturalist and environmental royalty, headed up the celebrity guest list at a function held earlier this month in the Natural History...
Pete Wedderburn - Animal Doctor The issue of lost and straying pets is a perennial problem for our society. If you check any small town Facebook community page, you'll see at least one post a week about animals. Some posts will be about lost pets: a cat that didn't come home, or a dog that slipped...
Conor Nelligan, County Heritage Officer On Monday 26th June, Cork County Council launched the 2017 Creative Ireland County Cork Grant Scheme. There has been great interest in this scheme to date in relation to a range of different proposals and there is likely to be many more until the official closing date of 4pm on Tuesday 18th July 2017.
Parvovirus is one of the most serious and lethal viral infections of dogs. Epidemics of the disease have rarely been seen in recent years due to widespread vaccination of dogs, but there are concerns that there may now be an increased risk of this happening again.
Conor Nelligan, County Heritage Officer Much has been happening by way of Creative Ireland over the past few months, with a number of information sessions held throughout the county; the running of a most successful Criunniú na Cásca and the undertaking of a Culture and Creativity Plan (2017) for the County of Cork, which will be officially launched in the coming weeks and shortly available on www.corkcoco.ie/arts-heritage/creative-ireland.
Calodagh McCumiskey's Wellbeing & Meditation We had a great line up of speakers and a very engaged audience with more than 420 people at the Rejuvenate Ireland events at the Ferrycarrig Hotel on June 21. Thanks to all of you dear readers that came and supported in so many ways.
Cast in the same mould as Richard Curtis' rom com Notting Hill, Hampstead is a twee tale of star-crossed lovers across the social divide, who find common ground in a court case over squatters' rights in verdant and des-res London NW3.
Pete Wedderburn - Animal Doctor As a vet, the cornerstone of making a diagnosis in a sick animal is the physical examination. This is sacrosanct in the veterinary world: there's a specific way of doing this, starting at the tip of the animal's nose, and working backwards, checking every small physical aspect of the creature.
The BMW 4-Series is one of the best-looking cars on the road, so it's not surprising that four years after the model's launch, BMW is refreshing the Coupé, Convertible and the Grand Coupé.
Straight Talking - Deborah Coleman News that an Irish mother of children with autism is speaking out about unreliable anti-vaccine campaigns was something that many in the medical profession have been waiting a long time to hear.
Conor Nelligan, County Heritage Officer The County of Cork has a remarkable network of community groups, involved in preserving and promoting heritage at the local level.
St Mary's Church of Ireland, Doneraile will be welcoming visitors on Saturday and Sunday,... News
In conjunction with Heritage Week a guided tour of Newberry (Kilshannig) cemetery and Protestant church will take place at 7pm on... News
The Mallow branch of the Society of St Vincent de Paul will host a 'customer appreciation' day at their Vincent's store in the Ozanam... News
A fundraising draw to make Liscarroll Handball Club a "first class facility" for current and future generations for men and women is... News
Cork University Hospital Charity will hold its annual Gala Fundraising Ball on Friday October 6 at Fota Island Resort. News
The Government seems to want to punish the public for its own abject failure to address... News
Hong Kong is 10,000 miles from Newmarket but yet there are strong links between the two regions due to a body of 19 North Cork men... News
Parish priest Fr Patrick Scanlan told mourners at the funeral mass of Philip Leahy (22)... News
Receiving Leaving Cert results is one of the most stressful experiences young school-leavers go through so the post primary section of... News
Gardai in North Cork are actively investigating an allegation of a serious sexual assault on... News