After falling and fracturing her hip two weeks prior, Arlene was sent to Benedictine Living Community for care. With no visitors allowed, she has been unable to see her husband since. Glenn and Arlene have raised five children together and just celebrated their 70th anniversary, so they understandably have greatly missed each other's company. The couple didn't realize they were both scheduled for the same vaccine appointment time. It's not surprising they were more than happy to stay for the observation period after their shots.
Meerkats seem to rejoice when zoo visitors return after lockdown By Patrick Pester First Published 1 day ago 00000 Penguins just carried on as normal. Meerkats at a Zoo in Italy during a nationwide lockdown to control the spread of COVID-19. (Image credit: Stefano Guid
"We can't say what the animals were feeling, but the positive behaviors that we observed (e.g. positive social interactions with each other and positive human-animal interactions) suggest the return of visitors was a positive and engaging experience for the meerkats," first author Ellen Williams, a lecturer in animal behavior and welfare at Harper Adams University in the U.K., told Live Science in an email.
Meerkats seem to rejoice when zoo visitors return after lockdown By Patrick Pester First Published 23 hours ago 00600 Penguins just carried on as normal. Meerkats at a Zoo in Italy during a nationwide win to control the spread of COY, 3-19. (Image credit: Stefano Gui di / Contributor via Getty Images)