The erection of shelters, however, is encouraged by the state.
It was restored and enlarged in 1904, and shelters the commercial library of nearly 100,000 vols.
In addition to the municipal support of the poor-houses there are large funds derived from bequests for the relief of the necessitous and deserving poor; while night shelters and people's kitchens have been organized on an extensive scale for the temporary relief of the indigent unemployed.
It shelters vast numbers of penguins (Eudyptes chrysocoma), which there form their rookeries.
Three small islands face the town, and a larger one shelters its port, Smarda, 2 2 m.
NEST, the place where a bird lays its eggs, hatches them out, and shelters them until they are fledged.
The island is mountainous and wooded, and completely shelters the harbour from easterly storms. The surroundings are highly picturesque and tropical in character, but the town itself is poorly built and unattractive.
The Siberian harbour is conspicuous during the fair on account of its accumulations of tea boxes and temporary shelters, in which the different kinds of tea are tried and appraised by tasters.
This it enters head-foremost from the rear, while "hermits" in general are forced to go backwards into their spiral or tapering shelters by the front.
The church has greatly increased of late years in width of view and liberality of sentiment, and shelters various tendencies of thought.
All, however, have a common feature in the fringe of islands which, throughout nearly the entire length, shelters the coast of the mainland from the open sea.
On the one hand, soul is corporeal, else it would have no real existence, would be incapable of extension in three dimensions (and therefore of equable diffusion all over the body), incapable of holding the body together, as the Stoics contended that it does, herein presenting a sharp contrast to the Epicurean tenet that it is the body which confines and shelters the light vagrant atoms of soul.
close-defense quick-firing guns under armour, and of concrete shelters and magazines.
For the former several of the arches of the city railway have been utilized, and correspond in internal arrangement to like shelters instituted by the Salvation Army in London and various other cities.
It stands on a small peninsula which partly shelters a large bay, called "Golfo Triste," by the early Spanish navigators.
There is no definition of the expression " common lodging-house " in the Public Health Acts, and at one time the courts decided that shelters for the destitute kept by charitable persons were not common lodging-houses.
Among other notable buildings are the town hall; the theatre; the hall of representatives; the mint; the joint museum of the grand-ducal and national collections (natural history, archaeology, ethnology, art and a library of over 150,000 volumes); the palace of the heir-apparent, a late Renaissance building of 1891-1896; the imperial bank (1893); the national industrial hall, with an exhibition of machinery; the new law courts; and the hall of fine arts, which shelters a good picture gallery.
Practically nothing is known of them except that they are said to be very dark in colour and live in holes in the ground, and under rock shelters.
air raid, for example, guiding people to the shelters.
air raid shelters around the village.
Anderson shelters were small bomb shelters designed to protect families from enemy air raids.
We made some bivouacs (natural shelters) for our Advanced Scout Standard Award in the woods.
bivouac shelters on the ridge.
An introduction to survival shelters and emergency bivouacs will be included.
The Cobb, a massive stone breakwater, shelters the ancient harbor which is still lively with boats.
On the streets, there were surface shelters brick buildings with a thick roof of reinforced concrete.
bus shelters is damaged every month, many of these on more than one occasion.
Sitting by the roadside is a scantily clad woman who with maternal care shelters her child from the biting blast.
Fishermen in the North East used to turn their old wooden boats (called cobles) upside down to make shelters.
Learn how to build natural shelters, make wild fire and use natural cordage for fishing, trapping, and building.
Ancient woodland shelters the common dormouse, now, alas, becoming rare.
enlisted to help protect the general public during an air raid, for example, guiding people to the shelters.
To access the beach you must descend the rocky escarpment that shelters the bay, via a steep flight of steps.
There are also many other types of garden furniture, these include gazebos which are garden shelters.
general public during an air raid, for example, guiding people to the shelters.
goldfish pond in front of the air raid shelters?
We threw hand grenades through the chimneys into the Italian shelters.
Twenty two fasten the thicket wherein shelters the white hind, beneath the wild apple tree of immortality, through wisdom.
And also I will have achieved my target of building 400 communal latrines and bathing shelters.
Hundreds of children in Cape TownÃ¢s inner city metro pole are living on the streets or are being housed in protective shelters.
They experienced stable and mobile shelters through paddling boats and making their own parasols.
ARP wardens were enlisted to help protect the general public during an air raid, for example, guiding people to the shelters.
raid shelters around the village.
Volunteer positions with; schools, orphanages, animal shelters, wildlife rehabs, rainforest conservation organizations, agro-forestry projects and others.
reptilian creature in their rock shelters.
The teaching of the Church encouraged the building of shelters, alms-houses and hospitals with the promise to the donor of a heavenly reward.
Our thatched garden shelters can be designed to meet your needs.
Many survivors have set up makeshift shelters on top of the debris that used to be their homes.
Pest & disease watch Keep temporary shelters in place over peach trees to protect against peach leaf curl.
Sherpa crew did an amazing task digging out all of the tent platforms and building cook shelters.
Field Shelters Sturdy shelters constructed from top quality softwood timber and treated to withstand the most severe weather conditions.
tranquillitybeyond the boat shelters has beautiful clear water but is too near the main road for anyone seeking total tranquility.
At first our only shelters were a few shallow trenches dug in the garden, close to the building.
It is worth noting that these shelters have never boasted a canopy valance.
Arp wardens were enlisted to help protect the general public during an air raid, for example, guiding people to the shelters.
Boro poster for air-raid shelters. © NMM People were told to stockpile hoses and fire buckets and learn the air raid warning signals.
We're also looking at a scheme to make the shelters more weatherproof.
The indoor institutions are the more important in regard to endowment, and consist of hospitals for the infirm (a number of these are situated at the seaside); of hospitals for chronic and incurable diseases; of orphan asylums; of poorhouses and shelters for beggars; of infant asylums or institutes for the first education of children under six years of age; of lunatic asylums; of homes for the deaf and dumb; and of institutes for the blind.
In certain species of Myrmeleonidae, such as Dendroleon pantheormis, the larva, although resembling that of Myrmeleon structurally, makes no pitfall, but seizes passing prey from any nook or crevice in which it shelters.
two narrow mountainous promontories, the western terminating in Cape Grabusa or Busa (ancient Corycus), the eastern in Cape Spada, shut in the Bay of Kisamos; beyond the Bay of Canea, to the E., the rocky peninsula of Akrotiri shelters the magnificent natural harbour of Suda (82 sq.
main drainage, housing of working classes, infant life protection, common lodging-houses and shelters, and contagious diseases of animals.
Soldiers scattered over the whole place were dragging logs and brushwood and were building shelters with merry chatter and laughter; around the fires sat others, dressed and undressed, drying their shirts and leg bands or mending boots or overcoats and crowding round the boilers and porridge cookers.
In the twilight saddled horses could be seen, and Cossacks and hussars who had rigged up rough shelters in the glade and were kindling glowing fires in a hollow of the forest where the French could not see the smoke.
For 4000 years they illustrated a reptilian creature in their rock shelters.
The sherpa crew did an amazing task digging out all of the tent platforms and building cook shelters.
The style of huts varies from simple shelters to multiple storied buildings with private rooms.
In other places I found families starting to clear the rubble around their homes to make space for temporary shelters.
The beach beyond the boat shelters has beautiful clear water but is too near the main road for anyone seeking total tranquility.
We 're also looking at a scheme to make the shelters more weatherproof.
Is experimenting with several approaches to alternative emergency winterized shelters.
The shelters are full of animals that need loving homes.
Check out your local animal shelters for your feathered friends.
Most shelters and humane societies sponsor cat adoption days at locations around their service area, perhaps at a mall or a pet supply store.
At shelters, you may be overwhelmed by the sheer number of pets needing homes and want to take them all home.
Shelters and humane societies screen their animals for infectious diseases and make sure they have their baby shots.
There are so many worthy animals in shelters just waiting for a place to call their own.
Many shelters and humane societies give their adoptable pets names so they have something other than a sterile file number to refer to them by.
Many shelters, pet stores and breeders will have already started a kitten on his or her first set of shots, but it is the responsibility of the owner to follow up.
Animal shelters hold their charges for a limited time, so check on a regular basis.
Out of necessity, many shelters must keep cats in small cages during their stay, and each small cage contains a litter box.
Nearly all shelters take care of this before they release the kittens for adoption, but if yours didn't then your kitten may feel the urge to mark his territory.
This is not a full list of every organization out there and many local animal shelters may have Siamese adults and kittens available for adoption.
There are many perfectly fine animals sitting in shelters that were given up by loving owners because they weren't allowed to make the move to the next dwelling.
Sadly, problems involving inappropriate urination and spraying are one of the reasons cat owners give most often when they surrender their cats to shelters or have them euthanized.
This organization, located in Washington, D.C., encourages cat adoptions, and it also serves as support to local animal shelters around the country by providing training, publications, education and serving as an advocate.
LoveToKnow (LTK): About how many cats would you say come through the animal shelters each year?
Nancy Peterson (NP): The Humane Society of the United States estimates that six to eight million dogs and cats enter animal shelters yearly.
National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week occurs in the fall and is a good time to step up the efforts to help your local shelters.
Sure, everyone wants a cute, funny kitten, but adult cats often languish in shelters.
Some shelters, like the Oregon Humane Society are running programs that highlight cats (and dogs) that might otherwise be overlooked by potential adopters.
NP: Black cats, geriatric cats, cats with medical issues, too many cats - these are all issues that shelters and rescue groups share.
Many shelters and rescue groups post photos and descriptions of their adoptable cats.
NP: Many shelters and rescue groups spay and neuter cats before they go home with their new family.
However, some shelters and rescue groups don't.
Many shelters and rescue groups, as well as private veterinary clinics, provide affordable spay/neuter surgery.
In addition, the company is philanthropic in nature and is often cited in newspapers as having donated cases of their food to local animal shelters and pet rescue groups.
A cat rescue is an organization that literally rescues unwanted animals from shelters and other poor living conditions.
The rescue works closely with local animal shelters, disaster agencies, humane societies and veterinarians to identify animals in need of their help.
It is always a wonderful thing to check with local rescues and shelters if you are looking for a new pet.
Cat rescues work with animal shelters and other rescues all over the United States to make sure that cats have the opportunity to live long, healthy lives in permanent homes.
If the cat will be allowed to roam outside, early spaying is the wiser choice in light of the overpopulation of cats running homeless or sitting in rescue shelters.
Most shelters encourage this and will allow you to interact with the cat to be sure you are a good fit for one another.
You may also find Ragdolls occasionally at the Humane Society and other local animal shelters.
Many shelters will not adopt out to people who allow their cats to go outside.
Adoption fees: Most shelters do charge an adoption fee, which can range from a small amount to a couple hundred dollars.
Follow-up: Some shelters require a follow-up home visit to make sure the cat is adapting well to its new environment.
This is particularly common in kittens who are purchased from shelters.
Animal shelters bring in animals from all over, which means that your new kitten may have been exposed to a myriad of germs.
The CFA Legislative Group is active in influencing legislation which is in the best interest of pets including laws that seek controls on unnecessary euthanasia in shelters.
These viruses and organisms are very easily spread in catteries, pet stores and shelters.
Sometimes these cats come from several different areas or shelters, which contributes to the introduction of harmful diseases.
PetFinder.com - This site is a national online pet adoption community, with listings from animal shelters and other pet rescue organizations throughout the United States.
While legitimate animal shelters do typically have pet adoption fees, they are not going to ask for money to allow you to search for a pet or request advance payment from you.
If you can't find a friend who wants the items, keep in mind that donations of cardstock, stickers, and other supplies are often welcomed by schools, daycare centers, and women's shelters.
Animal shelters or veterinarian offices - If you're interested in a career in animal medicine, you could score an internship.
He blames his accountants, claiming they put him in tax shelters that were later disallowed.
These are great for those cold, rainy days when your child needs the added warmth of a flannel or fleece lined raincoat that repels water and shelters him from a cold wind.
There are rescues that only take animals from shelters, often only taking those animals scheduled for euthanasia, while others take dogs from individual owners seeking placement for their pets.
Approximately 2 million dogs are surrendered to shelters each year.
Surrendered means voluntarily given to shelters by their owners or guardians.
Over 56% of dogs and puppies entering shelters are killed.
Most shelters automatically kill dogs of certain breeds, such as Chows, Pit Bulls, and Wolf Hybrids, even in places where they are legal to own.
Other breeder dogs are dropped off at shelters or euthanized when their usefulness has ended.
The ILP is useful for dogs who came from shelters or breed rescues, and it provides each dog with a number to be used to compete in AKC companion and sporting events, such as obedience and agility trials.
Sadly, many of these puppies wind up in shelters and breed rescues when their owners find they can no longer afford to care for them.
During this time it's also crucial to spend time volunteering at local animal hospitals/clinics, shelters, boarding facilities, farms, etc., in order to gain some practical experience working with animals.
Helen Woodward Animal Center started the Home 4 the Holidays pet adoption drive back in 1999 with fourteen animal shelters in San Diego County.
Since that time, it has grown to include shelters and rescue groups from around the globe with 1,941 shelters participating last year.
Each facility in the network has it's own set of criteria governing adoptions, but Iams Home 4 the Holidays shelters work together to match the needs of the pets with the desires of the families.
It's almost always better to opt out of the frills and choose smaller, box-type shelters with added insulation.
Who knows, if you do a great job, you just might wind up with a small side business making dog shelters for friends and family.
It does not operate shelters, despite the fact that the name "humane society" is now used by many local rescue groups.
Activities include a pet poison control hotline, attempts to raise standards in shelters and operating the Humane Law Enforcement division which has investigatory powers in New York State.
Local animal shelters: In some areas, shelter officials have limited investigatory and enforcement powers in animal cruelty cases.
You will probably have to do a bit of sorting to separate the true rescue shelters from breeders hoping to profit from online sales.
Nearly all online adoption shelters will want to know more about you before they agree to let you have one of their rescued pets.
There has been an explosion in pet overpopulation going on for decades, and many fine dogs are sitting in shelters right now.
A lot of these dogs wind up in shelters once they are no longer small and cute.
Pitbull Rescue: Many Pitbull puppies are born in animals shelters across the country.
Many people who wish to adopt a homeless dog visit dog rescue shelters.
These types of shelters are usually run by licensed, non-profit groups that are able to take over where government-run animal shelters fall short.
You should check out dog rescue shelters carefully before adopting a dog from one.
Most dog rescue shelters are usually "no-kill".
The public animal shelters are full to overflowing with homeless pets.
The rescue shelters are working overtime to try to save as many deserving dogs as possible.
Keep visiting shelters and rescue groups until you find the dog that will fit into your life.
Many ASPCA and rescue shelters offer inexpensive adoption services and free online listings.
Fortunately, in the past ten years, Greyhound rescue organizations have convinced racetrack owners to bring their dogs to the various rescue shelters throughout the US.
This means that many owners will have to close their kennels, and send their dogs to Greyhound shelters.
However, the shelters have limited space.
Pyrenees, like most dogs that find themselves in rescue centers, arrive at shelters through no fault of their own.
Other Pyrenees come to rescue organizations after being saved from local shelters where they faced possible euthanasia.
Located throughout the United States, Great Pyrenees shelters form a network of safe havens for these magnificent canines.
Alternative methods of tagging are micro-chipping and tattooing, though not all shelters have chip readers that are universal.
When this happens, dogs end up in shelters or even abandoned.
Shelters are often the temporary home to pure bred and mixed breed Portuguese Water Dogs.
This page also tells about many of the generous donations Halo has given to animal shelters and pet owners.
The Bulldog Club of America Rescue Network (BCA Rescue Network) is an all-volunteer rescue organization that provides sanctuary to homeless Bulldogs that the group obtains from previous owners, animal shelters and veterinary clinics.
Most animal shelters vaccinate the animals before allowing them to be adopted, but in the event you are unsure, take her to your local vet.
Shelters are the most common place to adopt pets.
Animal shelters are run by both county government agencies and private organizations, and they require potential owners to have the animal spayed or neutered prior to adoption.
Dormant plants kept in large pots or tubs can be moved into garages or other shelters if necessary.
In conjunction with its affiliate Help USA, this organization also helps in domestic violence shelters, as well as providing Tier II and affordable housing in New York City.
Read about setting up winter camping shelters for more excellent advice.
There are an estimated 750 runaway shelters and youth crisis centers in the United States.
However, shelters do set certain conditions for accepting runaways, the most common being parental notification.
One problem that has occurred at some shelters is sexual molestation by other runaways and staff members.
Nevertheless, many young people have had positive experiences at shelters, which they either find on their own or are sent to by the legal or welfare systems.
Infants or children living amid domestic violence, in refugee shelters, in areas besieged by community violence, or in war zones are at risk for developing attachment problems.
Many schools have charity drives and will accept sample sized products, or local homeless or women's shelters may be able to put them to good use.
Favorite places for children to volunteer include the zoo, veterinary clinics, libraries, animal shelters and historical centers.
If you enjoy animals, try to visit local animal shelters, vet clinics, or rescue shelters and ask for a position.
Nonprofits range greatly in purpose and include everything from religious organizations to disaster relief organizations and even animal shelters and recreational facilities.
If you have no money and no safe place to live, there are shelters where you can stay.
You recommend that new mothers donate their maternity clothing to women in shelters.
One of the oldest animal shelters in the nation, the Humane Society of Marin County was founded in 1907.
The Ronald McDonald House accepts donations year round, and so do most major hospitals and shelters.
Like most animal shelters, the Sheboygan County Humane Society has rules about who can adopt their pets.
This is a group of five shelters in the Upper Midwest that share the same mission, goals and values.
Like most animal shelters, the Anoka County Humane Society is responsible for finding new homes for animals that are abandoned, given up by their owners or found as strays.
Unlike many other shelters, this humane society offers the Animal Surrender with Evaluation Report, or AnSWER program.
The Golden Valley Humane Society is one of five animal shelters affiliated with the Animal Humane Society.
The microchip, which can be read by scanners at many animal shelters, allows the animal to be identified even without a collar or tags.
There are no time limits that regulate how long the animals are at the shelters.
The Ramsey County Humane Society in St. Paul is part of the Animal Humane Society, a group of five shelters in the Upper Midwest.
A complete list of animals available for adoption at all of the five shelters is available on the Animal Humane Society's website.
Help those who are without homes by donating your furniture to local homeless shelters or women's shelters.
Humane Societies throughout the country are happy to accept monetary donations to help with the cost of running their shelters.
Humane investigation and rescue efforts, educational programs and adoption shelters located throughout the state are a few of the services provided by the Animal Humane Society in Minnesota.
Instead they work with the many no-kill shelters and organizations in Minnesota.
If there is not any room at the shelters, they are brought to a foster home until there is room at the shelter where they stay until they find their forever home.
For additional humane societies and shelters, rescue organizations and animal control services in Minnesota visit The Animal Net.
There are many different animal shelters around the greater Kansas City area, including many no kill shelters.
If your family is looking for a new pet, consider adopting from one of these or one of the many other shelters in the city.
We have a general distribution program that distributes food to one of our over 500 partner agencies so they can distribute to those in need that use their pantries, soup kitchens or shelters.
Both the ASPCA and your local Humane Society chapter often need volunteers to wash, feed and exercise the animals living in their shelters.
A popular choice for families looking to serve during the holiday season, many soup kitchens and homeless shelters could actually use the help of volunteers throughout the entire year.
They operate various programs, shelters, rehab centers across Canada.
Homeless Shelters and Women's Centers: These nonprofit organizations often have a need for books.
The books go to at risk children, including those in foster homes, homeless shelters and neighborhood centers.
More than 30 million Americans will receive assistance, in some form, from this organization each year, including through services such as feeding the hungry, disaster victims and for shelters for the homeless.
Humane Societies often accept building materials to help with building and renovating shelters.
Contact local animal shelters to see if they need anything you have to offer.
Women's shelters and missions are other places to check that may accept a donation of materials.
The Animal Rescue Site is a charitable organization that works to help provide food for unwanted animals at shelters across the United States.
Some websites claim they can no longer keep up with the demands, while others boast that the military has stepped up its long-standing orders of such survival shelters.
They provide Christmas dinner at homeless shelters.
Food banks may also be the hub from which other food programs in the community operate, such as soup kitchens, homeless shelters and senior centers, or after-school snacks opportunities.
Senior centers, community centers, "yoga in the park" events, community ed classes, domestic shelters, even jails-all these settings have the potential for you to establish a regular teaching schedule, improve your skills, and share yoga.
Either request gag gifts (toys), or ask guests to donate to an organization like Cheerful Givers that provides birthday gift bags through shelters and food banks for needy children.
During his childhood he spent hours outdoors, fishing and building shelters in the backyard.
Tribe members worked together to hunt for food, gather water, and build shelters.
In upper Italy cattle are principally reared in pens and stalls; in central Italy cattle are allowed to run half wild, the stall system being little practised; in the south and in the islands cattle are kept in the open air, few shelters being provided.
The nest, contrary to the habits of most Limicolae, is generally placed under a ledge of rock which shelters the bird from observation,' and therein are laid four eggs, of a light olive-green, closely blotched with brown, and hardly to be mistaken for those of any other bird.
Sharp to hold the maggots between their mandibles and induce them to spin together the leaves of trees from which they form their shelters, as the adult ants have no silk-producing organs.
Lubbock (Lord Avebury) states that the common British yellow ants (Lasius flavus) collect flocks of root-feeding aphids in their underground nests, protect them, build earthen shelters over them, and take the greatest care of their eggs.
For the accommodation of such passengers large and convenient emigrant shelters have been recently erected close to the wharf of embarkation.
long, and shelters the anchorage from southerly storms. A mole extending from the N.E.
The engineers sapped up to the ruins of the western work, saw the shelters on the reverse slope and directed artillery fire by telephone.
Its general plainness contrasts with the elaborate carving of the stone canopy which shelters the southern portal.
west of the coast on the 29th parallel, which is fertile and stocked with cattle; Cerros, off Viscaino Bay, and Santa Margarita, which partly shelters Magdalena Bay, on the Pacific side; and Angel de la Guarda, Tiburon, San Marcos, Carmen, Monserrate, Santa Catalina, Santa Cruz, San Jose, Espiritu Santo and Cerralvo in the Gulf.
Pentine Point shelters Padstow Bay on the north-east, but the approach to the estuary is dangerous during north-westerly gales.
Positivism, however, shelters itself behind the vague word " phenomena."
The Celtic language reappeared; the Celtic art emerged from its shelters in the west to develop in new and medieval fashions.
wide, equipped in the usual way with cranes and three large sheds and shelters.
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