Cornell Expert Quotes
Cornellians weigh in on current events in the news
“The need for assistance [in Puerto Rico] is now so dire it is impossible to ignore – to do so would precipitate a humanitarian disaster even greater than the one already in progress.”
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"Today, there are 60 percent fewer wild vertebrates, on the land and in the seas, than when I was born – and I am only in my early 50’s."
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“Human dentists recommend brushing regularly to maintain a healthy oral cavity, and that is what your pet’s dental professionals recommend too. Plaque builds up on teeth within 12 hours of cleaning, therefore brushing your pet’s teeth at least once daily, for just 60 seconds, is the best and most effective method to decrease bacteria in the mouth."
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"After four or five months of rest during cold weather, your dog’s muscles will weaken. Cross-country skiing, indoor agility and play time at the local doggy day care are examples of a few activities to enjoy with your dog during the winter season to keep him active and strong."
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