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The oldest animals that ever lived

See the oldest animals that ever lived. #AnimaltalkNews 1,000 years might seem like a long time for a human, but for some animals, that is just the start. This board explores some of the oldest known animals in the world. ...

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How much can a Koala take?

Many Koala sadly died or were injured due to recent fires in Australia (that are now under control). #AnimaltalkNews has included a wonderful profile on the species for you to enjoy. Is this adorable koala really getting his nails done? ...

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Cats and a clean home

Love both cats and a clean home? See the November issue of Animaltalk magazine for useful home hygiene. #ATTeaser #AnimaltalkMagSA

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Reptile Rescuers List SA

Please contact one of the members from the Reptile Rescuers List SA if you come across a reptile in need. #AnimaltalkCares Craig Van Rensberg shares with Animaltalk the snakes that he gets called out for on the South Coast in KZN. Most snakes are easily ...

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November 2014

Congrats to Cody for being the Animaltalk Magazine’s November 2014 #CrazyCritter. Owner Xanthe Schwark adopted him from Pekinese Rescue. “Cody is full and love and always up to play. He wakes me up every morning with licks and sniffles, so far nothing better than that!” says ...

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Canine sports at a glance

Here is a brief overview of some canine sport disciplines you can do in South Africa: Agility – Contact and non-contact agility fall in this category. Contact agility is a fun sport with obstacles including jumps, weave poles, tunnels and contact ...

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Perfecting your Park Etiquette

Is your pooch a well-mannered park-goer or are you that dreaded owner the other dog walkers avoid? Make sure that you stick to the unwritten rules of public parks by teaching your best friend how to behave around other dogs, ...

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Endurance

A competition strategy that will help you optimise your endurance performance Dr David Marlin is a scientist with more than 20 years experience in physiology and biochemistry. His specialist areas include exercise physiology, respiratory and cardiovascular physiology and disease, thermoregulation, ...

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#TuesdayTrainingTip

#AnimaltalkMagSA #TuesdayTrainingTip Patience and a positive approach are two of the most important pillars of animal training.

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Klerksdorp SPCA call for support

The Klerksdorp SPCA is in dire financial straits. A call is being made for financial support to enable it to operate at full capacity and to be sustainable for the foreseeable future. “This SPCA is in a mining belt and ...

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Dogtown Christmas Brick Campaign

Support the Dogtown Christmas Brick Campaign this year and their effort to get the premises ready for those who do not have homes of their own. #AnimaltalkMagSA

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