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Missing Chocolate Lab Found; Craigslist Gets Him Home

Missing Chocolate Lab Found; Craigslist Gets Him Home | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Youk was returned to his Richfield owners Wednesday, after nearly a week of being missing.
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Dogs should never eat these fruits and vegetables

Dogs should never eat these fruits and vegetables | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Fruits and veggies can be healthy snacks for both humans and dogs, but some of them can be dangerous for canines to consume.
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No One Hurt, But Multiple Pets Die In Mpls. House Explosion - CBS Minnesota

No One Hurt, But Multiple Pets Die In Mpls. House Explosion - CBS Minnesota | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
No one was injured, but a dog did die in a Tuesday afternoon house explosion in the Lyn-Lake area of Minneapolis that rocked the neighborhood.
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Pet Memorial Day event to be held in Minneapolis

Pet Memorial Day event to be held in Minneapolis | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
More pets these days are considered part of the family. When a loved pet dies, the loss felt by human companions is comparable to the death of a family member.
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Dog fight: Coon Rapids closes dog park that divided neighborhood

Dog fight: Coon Rapids closes dog park that divided neighborhood | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it

The Coon Rapids City Council broke up a neighborhood squabble by voting unanimously to shut down Trackside Dog Park.

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Minneapolis pups have Pride

Minneapolis pups have Pride | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
View a slideshow of ‘Both pets and people were out in droves at the 41st annual Minneapolis Pride festival and parade, June 28 through June 30, 2013.’ and other Minneapolis pet news pictures.
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Warrants issued for couple charged with animal mistreatment | kare11.com

Warrants issued for couple charged with animal mistreatment | kare11.com | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it

Authorities are looking for a couple that failed to show up in court to answer charges of animal mistreatment, in connection with a number of dead horses found on their ranch.

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Exercising Safely with Your Dog

Exercising Safely with Your Dog | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
It’s springtime in Minneapolis and the weather is heating up. More Minnesotans will soon be engaging in outdoor exercise and many will be including their dogs.
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Minneapolis Settles Lawsuit in Police Shooting of Two Pit Bulls

Minneapolis Settles Lawsuit in Police Shooting of Two Pit Bulls | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
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Will the expense of this case finally convince local authorities that the pre-emptive training to prevent these lawsuits would be worth the cost?

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Molting birds need extra care and love

Molting birds need extra care and love | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
From the smallest of finches to the largest of macaws, pet birds and parrots experience molting several times a year. During these periods they need extra care.
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Puppy stolen from Shakopee pet store | KTCN News

Puppy stolen from Shakopee pet store | KTCN News | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Authorities are looking for a six foot man, wearing a dark coat, and a grey/black knitted hat, driving a VW Passat with LI# 768-BDA.
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Feral cats? Minneapolis to consider St. Paul's approach to the problem

Feral cats? Minneapolis to consider St. Paul's approach to the problem | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
The city “is a very late comer to the conversation,” says the head of Animal Ark, which operates programs to trap, spay or neuter them.
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Dog saves owner, scares off burglars

Dog saves owner, scares off burglars | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
At 65-pounds and a mop of hair, 7-year-old Clancy sleeps at the end of his master’s bed every night.
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56 Hoarding Victims Recuperate At Mpls. Animal Control

56 Hoarding Victims Recuperate At Mpls. Animal Control | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Dozens of animals removed from a home in northeast Minneapolis are being treated at Minneapolis Animal Care and Control (MACC).
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There are animals in Minneapolis that could use an adopter or a foster! If you have room in your heart and your home, please consider?

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Save a Life: November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month

Save a Life: November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
November is National Adopt a Senior Pet month. While many people gravitate to puppies and kittens in the shelter, there are advantages to adopting a senior pet.
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Rat poison dropped in Crystal, Minn. dog park

Rat poison dropped in Crystal, Minn. dog park | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Police in Crystal, Minn., are trying to figure out who put rat poison inside the fenced area of the dog park at Welcome Park over the weekend.
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Be careful in dog parks! Don't let your dogs eat anything, watch them closely.

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8-hour cat video workday leaves journalist catatonic

8-hour cat video workday leaves journalist catatonic | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
What would happen if one person attempted to spend an entire eight-hour workday watching cat videos? Strictly in the name of social media research. And with the permission (actually, encouragement) of her boss?
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Man arrested for allegedly attacking senior dog with sledgehammer

Man arrested for allegedly attacking senior dog with sledgehammer | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
A senior dog, reported to be a golden retriever, had to be euthanized following a brutal attack from her owner in Savage, Minn., reported Thursday's CBS Minneso
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Stop the Bleeding: An open letter to police on the shooting of pets

Stop the Bleeding: An open letter to police on the shooting of pets | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Dear Mayors, City Councils, Police Chiefs and Police Officers of the United States:
You fail to grasp the damage inflicted on communities when police kill pets.
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Minneapolis ranked a Top 10 dog-friendly city

Minneapolis ranked a Top 10 dog-friendly city | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
May is National Pet Month and in honor of the observance, Estately ranked the top 17 Best U.S. Cities for Dogs. Minneapolis ranks No. 10 for dog loving cities.
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Roseville: K-9 officer Major is euthanized; dog survived stabbing in 2010

Roseville: K-9 officer Major is euthanized; dog survived stabbing in 2010 | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Roseville police officer John Jorgensen used to joke that his K-9 partner was indestructible.
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Giving Blood Not Just For Humans, Pets Do It, Too - CBS Minnesota

Giving Blood Not Just For Humans, Pets Do It, Too - CBS Minnesota | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
We've all heard the plea to donate blood. But it's not just humans who need it during an emergency or surgery.
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Dayton's Dog, Mesabi, Dies Following Surgery

Dayton's Dog, Mesabi, Dies Following Surgery | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
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My condolences to the Governor and his family.

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Hedgehogs linked to outbreak of rare salmonella infections

Hedgehogs linked to outbreak of rare salmonella infections | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
An outbreak of a rare strain of salmonella linked to pet hedgehogs has killed one person and sickened at least 20 people in eight states – including Minnesota.
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Laporte Guardsman rescues AWOL dog

Laporte Guardsman rescues AWOL dog | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
Thanks to a blizzard of weekend Facebook posts and a community of animal lovers, a missing and injured pooch has been reunited with her family.
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Northland sled dog team collides with truck during Michigan race; one dog killed

Northland sled dog team collides with truck during Michigan race; one dog killed | Minnesota Pet News | Scoop.it
One dog was killed and two others injured early Sunday when a Northland musher’s sled dog team collided with a truck at a road crossing while competing in a race in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
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