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Three dogs die after swimming in pond with blue-green algae

Pet owners across the country are being warned about a potentially deadly toxic algae. Three dogs in North Carolina died last week after swimming in a pond that had blooms of blue-green algae. Anna Werner reports.

blue-green algae - CBS News
5:44am PDT - August 13th, 2019

Charlottesville remembered, drive-thru ban, ketchup karma: News from around our 50 states

Louisiana’s new poet laureate brings unusual credentials, bear lands on deputy’s car in California, and more

blue-green algae - USA Today
3:37am PDT - August 13th, 2019

A Texas girl put a dog in a clothes dryer, turned it on and laughed in viral video. Now she's in trouble

Police in Texas have identified a minor in a viral video who they say is responsible for putting a dog in a clothes dryer and then turning it on.

blue-green algae - USA Today
8:48pm PDT - August 12th, 2019

Heartbroken dog owners mourn the loss of their pets from deadly algae

Blooms of blue-green algae, which can produce toxins fatal to animals, have been connected to dog deaths in Texas, Georgia and North Carolina.

blue-green algae - NBC News
5:01pm PDT - August 12th, 2019

Multiple reports of dogs dying after coming into contact with blue-green algae

Some dog owners say they believe their dogs died after licking their fur, which had been soaked with the toxins of blue-green algae.

blue-green algae - NBC News
3:50pm PDT - August 12th, 2019

Dogs die hours after playing in pond filled with toxic algae

"The hardest thing I have ever done is hold these incredible animals and watch their lives slip away," the dogs' owner said

blue-green algae - CBS News
12:16pm PDT - August 12th, 2019

Three dogs played in a pond. Toxic algae killed them. - The Washington Post

Three dogs played in a pond. Toxic algae killed them. The Washington Post Harpo, Abby and Izzy's owners are now on a mission to warn others of the deadly algae. View full coverage on Google News

blue-green algae - The Washington Post
11:31am PDT - August 12th, 2019

Dogs die in agony in front of distraught owners after swimming in toxic lake

All four dogs survived just minutes after contracting blue-green algae poisoning from swimming in a lake

blue-green algae - Mirror
10:02am PDT - August 12th, 2019

Dogs die in agony in front of distraught owners after swimming in toxic lake

All four dogs survived just minutes after contracting blue-green algae poisoning from swimming in a lake

blue-green algae - Mirror
10:01am PDT - August 12th, 2019

Your dog's poop might be polluting waterways

High levels of canine E. coli have been found in areas of Lake Banook and Lake Micmac, and Halifax is appealing to pet owners to help prevent it from happening.

blue-green algae - CBC News
8:08am PDT - August 11th, 2019

Turtles eat killer pieces of plastic plastic because it often looks like food

University of Exeter researchers found green turtles often mistake strands of green, black or clear plastic as food - in the same way leatherback turtles confuse plastic bags for jellyfish.

blue-green algae - Daily Mail
2:26am PDT - August 9th, 2019

Lake Ainslie algae bloom has spread to parts of Margaree River

Blue-green algae can produce toxins and can be harmful to people and pets. A bloom discovered in Lake Ainslie in Cape Breton last month has spread into parts of the Margaree River.

blue-green algae - CBC News
9:52am PDT - August 8th, 2019

We now know what causes these two shark species to glow green

A previously unknown family of metabolites may also have antimicrobial properties.

blue-green algae - Ars Technica
8:02am PDT - August 8th, 2019

Why Republican Governors Are More Popular

They make fewer promises that they have no way of keeping.

blue-green algae - National Review
7:20am PDT - August 8th, 2019

HRM warns about blue-green algae risk at Sandy Lake in Bedford

The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents to avoid swimming at Sandy Lake in Bedford, N.S., until further notice. People who ingest it could experience rashes, sore throat, sore red eyes, fever and vomiting. Blue-green algae bloom has been linke…

blue-green algae - CBC News
1:32pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Climate change minister announces $1M in funding for 10 Great Lakes projects

Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna announced $1 million in funding over three years for 10 projects dedicated to supporting the Great Lakes this morning.

blue-green algae - CBC News
12:28pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Around-the-corner camera, puffin rebound, Tom Petty: News from around our 50 states

Water inside volcano could be sign of explosive new phase in Hawaii, towel trash becomes a problem on South Carolina beach, and more

blue-green algae - USA Today
11:28pm PDT - August 5th, 2019

Moncton issues cyanobacteria advisory for Irishtown Nature Park

The City of Moncton is warning people to stay out of the water at Irishtown Nature Park because of a high concentration of blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, in the water.

blue-green algae - CBC News
10:19am PDT - August 2nd, 2019

The green, green GLOOP of home! London's famous Regent's Canal is taken over by murky ALGAE

London's famous Regent's Canal has been carpeted in toxic green algae from Ealing through to Primrose Hill, after the summer heatwave which has boosted growth of the weed.

blue-green algae - Daily Mail
8:03am PDT - August 2nd, 2019

City rejection of phosphorous reduction plan shows 'embarrassing lack of leadership,' advocate says

Advocates working to improve the health of Lake Winnipeg say they’re frustrated that city officials rejected their proposed solution to the overload of phosphorous flowing out of the north end water treatment plant.

blue-green algae - CBC News
3:00am PDT - August 2nd, 2019

Cool spring, rainy summer means fewer blue-green-algae advisories for Alberta lakes

Less algae has grown this summer, because colder weather has prevented sunlight from reaching lakes, but that might not last long according to UofA biologist Rolf Vinebrooke.

blue-green algae - CBC News
2:29pm PDT - July 30th, 2019

'Watching our lake die': Blue green algae fills Lake Winnipeg beaches

A deadline is looming for the City of Winnipeg to come up with a plan to tackle the excessive amount of phosphorus it's pumping into the lake each day.

blue-green algae - CBC News
7:50pm PDT - July 29th, 2019

Cyanobacteria confirmed as cause of dog's sudden death after swim in St. John River

Cyanobacteria caused the death of a young dog that went swimming in the St. John River earlier this month, the province’s chief veterinarian confirmed.

blue-green algae - CBC News
3:02pm PDT - July 29th, 2019

N.S. issues caution over algae bloom in Lake Ainslie

The Nova Scotia Environment Department has issued a public warning about an algae bloom in Lake Ainslie, Inverness County, that it says could be the blue-green variety, which is toxic to humans and animals.

blue-green algae - CBC News
1:00pm PDT - July 29th, 2019

Province issues blue-green algae advisory for St. John River

The New Brunswick government is issuing a blue-green algae advisory for a 100-kilometre stretch of the St. John River between Fredericton and Woodstock.

blue-green algae - CBC News
12:14pm PDT - July 25th, 2019

Red tide. Blue green algae. Neurologically impaired wild animals. https://t.co/99tum2jM3o

Jedigal007 (@JPERGELRWE)
12:46pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @thenosm: Dr. Greg Ross, NOSM Professor and Vice-President, Academic & Research Impact @HSN_Sudbury and his #research team are studying…

CAME-ACEM (@cameacem)
12:45pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @ns_environment: 2/3 People should look for blooms and take precautions: No swimming No pets No drinking, cooking, washing produce No sh…

Walter N Regan (@WalterNRegan1)
12:42pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @ns_environment: 1/3 There are blue-green algae blooms in Lake Ogden, Lake Parr, and Lake Fanning. Other bodies of water connected to th…

Walter N Regan (@WalterNRegan1)
12:42pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Toxic Blue-Green Algae in Colorado: What Is It, Where to Find It, and How to Avoid It https://t.co/qLYlthzFPK #OCN

Cyndi Sue (@CyndiSue8)
12:39pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Blue Green Algae Bad For Pets, Livestock, People – Jackson Hole Radio https://t.co/7Ho0x2Ar6I

Jackson Hole Radio (@County22Wyo)
12:28pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Residents warned of blue-green algae blooms that threaten pets and people https://t.co/BDydxkCXVM https://t.co/STfGUsKH0g

Residents warned of blue-green algae blooms that threaten pets and people https://t.co/BDydxkCXVM https://t.co/STfGUsKH0g

blayklee freed (@blaykleee)
12:28pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @BarghestBlack: CW// DOG DEATH PLEASE DO NOT TAKE YOUR DOGS TO ANY STANDING FRESHWATER. We’re currently having a blue green algae epede…

alyssaaa’ (@xqueenaalyssax)
12:28pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

The Toxic Blue-Green Algae Responsible For Killing Dogs Around The U.S. Has Been Found In Indiana https://t.co/TqrOXc4FDM

Gerald Farris (@FarrisGerald)
12:16pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @eyeonthearctic: Blue-green #algae: #Finland’s best August levels in 20 years https://t.co/RK059ZEF9T Via @ylenews #bluegreenalgae #wa

FSGK SRRJK (@Tornionjoki)
12:16pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @WPLGLocal10: Residents in Broward neighborhood warned to stay away from canals after harmful algae found https://t.co/8Xa0vjke3a https:…

kyle_cbr1000 (@CaneGang2126)
12:15pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Residents in Broward neighborhood warned to stay away from canals after harmful algae found https://t.co/8Xa0vjke3a https://t.co/QwyqOYD6PI

Residents in Broward neighborhood warned to stay away from canals after harmful algae found https://t.co/8Xa0vjke3a https://t.co/QwyqOYD6PI

WPLG Local 10 News (@WPLGLocal10)
12:13pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @ns_environment: 2/3 People should look for blooms and take precautions: No swimming No pets No drinking, cooking, washing produce No sh…

Nova Scotia Gov. (@nsgov)
12:11pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @ns_environment: 1/3 There are blue-green algae blooms in Lake Ogden, Lake Parr, and Lake Fanning. Other bodies of water connected to th…

Nova Scotia Gov. (@nsgov)
12:11pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @AScheinthalWSVN: Blue Green Algae spotted along SW 16th Street and 55th Ave in Plantation. No smell and it appears to be pretty minor a…

Crystal C (@cvc1957)
12:08pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @MemphoNewsLady: NEW statement from @ShelbyFarmsPark about the UNCONFIRMED report on Facebook about 2 dogs dying after swimming in the l…

Amanda Moses (@wmc5amanda)
12:04pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
NEW statement from @ShelbyFarmsPark about the UNCONFIRMED report on Facebook about 2 dogs dying after swimming in the lake yesterday. #wmc5 #memphis 

And here’s info about toxic blue-green algae:
https://t.co/WsojzKqb6I https://t.co/NFeTl8lvWb

NEW statement from @ShelbyFarmsPark about the UNCONFIRMED report on Facebook about 2 dogs dying after swimming in the lake yesterday. #wmc5 #memphis And here’s info about toxic blue-green algae: https://t.co/WsojzKqb6I https://t.co/NFeTl8lvWb

Joyce Peterson (@MemphoNewsLady)
12:01pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
1/3 There are blue-green algae blooms in Lake Ogden, Lake Parr, and Lake Fanning. Other bodies of water connected to the Carleton River watershed may also be affected. https://t.co/qVBKIaIqiz

1/3 There are blue-green algae blooms in Lake Ogden, Lake Parr, and Lake Fanning. Other bodies of water connected to the Carleton River watershed may also be affected. https://t.co/qVBKIaIqiz

NS Environment (@ns_environment)
12:01pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Dogs can develop poisoning when they drink from, or even simply swim in, contaminated water sources. If blue-green algae is ingested, it can cause severe neurologic or liver damage. Learn More about #BlueGreenAlgae at | https://t.co/WSkUaxg23k https://t.co/eoGnhoGy3J

Dogs can develop poisoning when they drink from, or even simply swim in, contaminated water sources. If blue-green algae is ingested, it can cause severe neurologic or liver damage. Learn More about #BlueGreenAlgae at | https://t.co/WSkUaxg23k https://t.co/eoGnhoGy3J

Sit Means Sit South Denver (@SitMeansSit_SD)
11:58am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @CaWaterBoards: Please follow the HAB Reports Map for updated info on voluntary reports, heeding recommendations on posted recreational…

California EPA (@CaliforniaEPA)
11:50am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Blue-green #algae: #Finland’s best August levels in 20 years https://t.co/RK059ZEF9T Via @ylenews #bluegreenalgae #waterpollution

RCI-EyeOnTheArctic (@eyeonthearctic)
11:40am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @CecilsJustice: Speaking of #dogs - Toxic #algae right at the pond at the dog park. Literally 1000's of pets have died from... https://…

Phosphoria (@phosphoria31)
2:14am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @snarkfest2019: Toxic algae in UTAH lakes now. #DogRight #dogsoftwitter https://t.co/WxRXEw1N8o

Woof (DogRight) Wright (@WoofRight)
2:07am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @BarghestBlack: CW// DOG DEATH PLEASE DO NOT TAKE YOUR DOGS TO ANY STANDING FRESHWATER. We’re currently having a blue green algae epede…

Jσse Vizcainσ (@vizcaino319)
2:07am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @Paleoguidence: Why swimming in lakes will soon be banned #paleodiet https://t.co/K3UyHWkw7S

Phosphoria (@phosphoria31)
1:58am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @BarghestBlack: CW// DOG DEATH PLEASE DO NOT TAKE YOUR DOGS TO ANY STANDING FRESHWATER. We’re currently having a blue green algae epede…

Kenz (@KenzLynnx)
1:49am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @HRC_Event: Should we be seeing more of algae on our day to day menus? Yes, algae is green and slimy – but it could also be the future…

Michael (@pinksunhealth)
1:34am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CoLEppingForest: PUBLIC NOTICE: We have blue-green algae confirmed in Perch Pond, Wanstead Park. Please keep dogs away from the water u…

bee hive (@manatrue)
1:28am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Your wcw ignored twitter and took your dog to a blue-green algae infested lake :/

Roberto Fonseca (@rjfonseca13)
1:27am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Should we be seeing more of algae on our day to day menus? Yes, algae is green and slimy – but it could also be the future of food | Brian Kateman https://t.co/ehsZXbOQzM

Hotel, Restaurant & Catering (@HRC_Event)
1:23am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @BarghestBlack: CW// DOG DEATH PLEASE DO NOT TAKE YOUR DOGS TO ANY STANDING FRESHWATER. We’re currently having a blue green algae epede…

Sharleen Mayberry (@sharmayberry)
1:20am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @fuckjarret: Bodies of water in New York with blue green algae rt to save a puppy https://t.co/uvdY937yRq

Phosphoria (@phosphoria31)
1:20am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ShopatGoShop: 24% OFF on EYS Spirulina. Spirulina is a type of blue-green algae that people can take as a dietary supplement. It has ex…

Michael (@pinksunhealth)
1:04am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CyanoTracker: The algae was confirmed in Wonderland Lake in north Boulder and the Quincy Reservoir in Aurora, officials said Friday. h…

CoastalMatters (@CoastalMatters)
12:58am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ABC30: ALERT, DOG OWNERS! Blue-green algae, which can be deadly for dogs, has been found in several lakes across California Full stor…

Paola Nieto (@msnieto91)
12:54am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ABC30: ALERT, DOG OWNERS! Blue-green algae, which can be deadly for dogs, has been found in several lakes across California Full stor…

(@_BaM_Master_)
12:44am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ABC30: ALERT, DOG OWNERS! Blue-green algae, which can be deadly for dogs, has been found in several lakes across California Full stor…

Sousi (@sousibrown)
12:41am PDT - August 21st, 2019

Toxic blue-green algae blooms now found in 66 Upstate NY lakes and ponds https://t.co/k3Zfs2wMdV

Rebecca Stanavich (@Gunavich)
12:30am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @CecilsJustice: Speaking of #dogs - Toxic #algae right at the pond at the dog park. Literally 1000's of pets have died from... https://…

Vicky Victor (@wooocat)
12:24am PDT - August 21st, 2019

RT @ABC30: ALERT, DOG OWNERS! Blue-green algae, which can be deadly for dogs, has been found in several lakes across California Full stor…

YH (@YVRY_)
12:10am PDT - August 21st, 2019