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Temple Grandin: Autism, and Humane Livestock Handling

Doctor Temple Grandin was diagnosed with autism as a child and went on to pursue work in psychology and animal science. Grandin is an American professor of animal science at Colorado State University. She is also a best-selling author, and an Autism activist. As well, she is  a consultant to the livestock industry on animal behaviour. At … Continue reading Temple Grandin: Autism, and Humane Livestock Handling

Aug 25, 2015
by Emily Cook
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13 Years a Volunteer: with Jamie Ruddy

Jamie Ruddy has volunteered with the Ontario SPCA Sudbury and District Animal Centre for 13 years. Ruddy was one of two volunteers nominated to come to the Ontario SPCA Annual Educational Conference this year. Over the years, he’s volunteered in many different areas within the branch, but currently he likes to help with dog walking. “When the … Continue reading 13 Years a Volunteer: with Jamie Ruddy

Aug 11, 2015
by Emily Cook
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