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Casey is a little dog with a big heart & needs a loving home

This little dog is called Casey and he is the latest arrival at the Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria. He had spent the last month wandering the streets of Sannat. The Gozo SPCA spokesperson said that he is “a gentleman (even while wearing a pink harness!) of very small stature and more mature years, probably [...]
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Microchipping and dog tags compulsory from the 30th April

As from the 30th of April 2012, all dogs over the age of four months must be microchipped, registered with the Government Livestock database and have a license issued. The Malta Veterinary Association said that “all warranted veterinarians in Malta are authorised to carry out the insertion of microchips and registration in dogs. Owners will [...]
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15-year old boy from Xaghra taken to hospital after fall

Police have reported that a 15-year-old boy from Xaghra was injured this morning after he fell down about 3 metres with the bicycle he had been riding. The incident happened in Triq Borg Gharib, Ghajnsielem, where the boy had been to see his father. The boy was taken to hospital for treatment, the Police said [...]
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BirdLife Malta reveals FKNK “instructions” to hunters

BirdLife Malta today revealed that the FKNK, in a statement posted on its internet forum on the 4th April, a day after the announcement of the spring hunting season, warned its members to “be careful” when reporting their kills to MEPA, “because if everyone catches one bird and sends an SMS, the season will close [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Victoria on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Victoria, Gozo, on Monday, the 9th of April, between the hours of 8.30am to 4.00pm. The following area will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ G. P. F. AGIUS DE SOLDANIS, TRIQ G. P. F. AGIUS DE SOLDANIS SQAQ NRU 1, TRIQ [...]
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FKNK does not agree with Government over spring hunting

The Federation for Hunting & Conservation (FKNK) said in a statement today that it did not agree with the restrictions imposed by the Government on the spring hunting season which opens this month. Lino Farrugia and Joe Perici Calsascione, of FKNK said that that the hunter’s federation “had been led to believe by the Government [...]
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IVF & the ethical-moral questions – Church Magisterium

The Gozo Diocese has issued a statement on the Church Magisterium on IVF. It states that the Church’s Magisterium says, “It is pertinent to point out that the teaching of Magisterium of the Church with regard to Dignity and Inviolability of the Human Person in general, and procreation in particular is exhaustive, clear and consistent. [...]
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Motorcyclist from Victoria involved in traffic accident

A 20-year old man from Victoria, was taken to Gozo Hospital last night after he was involved in a traffic accident in Imgarr Road, Ghajnsielem. The accident happened at around 7pm when a Toyota Yaris car, driven by a 26-year old woman from Ghajnsielem, was involved in a crash with a motorcycle, ridden by the [...]
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Melita introduces new Home Entertainment Pack bundles

Melita has announced that it “has just introduced new Home Entertainment Pack bundles starting from just €28 per month and offering more choice, more speed and more value than ever before. These entertainment bundles include TV packages, Video-on-Demand, high-speed fibre-powered Internet service and Unlimited fixed telephony in one simple package.” “Almost every home nowadays has [...]
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