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Heroes Free Cat With Head Trapped in Jar for 6 Days

Heroes Free Cat With Head Trapped in Jar for 6 Days | Pet News | Scoop.it
Read this heart pounding tale of two woman who launched a middle-of-the-night rescue for a desperate cat with his head caught in a jar.

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Bunny's Blog: Staten Island District Attorney Hires Therapy Dog

Bunny's Blog: Staten Island District Attorney Hires Therapy Dog | Pet News | Scoop.it

Crime victims on Staten Island can take comfort in a new employee at the district attorney's office. District Attorney Daniel Donovan says Bronksey is a 2-year-old Labrador-golden retriever mix trained as a full-time victim's advocate or "facility dog."

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June is Adopt-a-Cat Month at Western PA Humane Society

June is Adopt-a-Cat Month at Western PA Humane Society | Pet News | Scoop.it
With summertime comes a baby boom commonly called “kitten season” - a population explosion that crowds shelters around the United States.
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After Eight Expansions, How Big is the Diamond Pet Foods Recall?

After Eight Expansions, How Big is the Diamond Pet Foods Recall? | Pet News | Scoop.it
With Diamond Pet Foods on May 18 announcing yet another expansion of its recall of dry pet foods, pet owners again consulted food labels and continued sharing stories of pet illnesses allegedly resulting from Salmonella-contaminated kibble.

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Teach your kitten to like the veterinarian

Teach your kitten to like the veterinarian | Pet News | Scoop.it
Dr. Marty Becker says linking your pet’s visits to the vet with rewards and praise will teach her to tolerate the trip.

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NYC vet accused of dumping euthanized pets along highway - USA TODAY

NYC vet accused of dumping euthanized pets along highway - USA TODAY | Pet News | Scoop.it
My Fox 8NYC vet accused of dumping euthanized pets along highwayUSA TODAYBy Michael Winter, USA TODAY A New York City veterinarian has been accused of dumping 35 euthanized pets along a suburban highway instead of cremating them as their owners had...
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Bunny's Blog: Steve Dale Addresses Feline Overpopulation

Bunny's Blog: Steve Dale Addresses Feline Overpopulation | Pet News | Scoop.it

June is American Humane Association's Adopt-A-Cat Month, and Steve Dale uses this time to address the issue of feline overpopulation.

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Animal Friends' program matches pets with military veterans

Animal Friends' program matches pets with military veterans | Pet News | Scoop.it
This Memorial Day, Animal Friends is celebrating its roots. Animal Friends’ rich history dates back to World War II.
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Are You Cat Mom Enough?

Are You Cat Mom Enough? | Pet News | Scoop.it
Many women find that while having a healthy career, they don't have time for a baby or don't want a baby. Or perhaps their dating pool is genetically inferior. But women can always make room in their hearts for a cat baby!
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Is Salt Water Poisonous to Dogs? | petMD

Is Salt Water Poisonous to Dogs? | petMD | Pet News | Scoop.it
Last week, we talked about the rare dangers of drinking out of lakes; the risk of blue-green algae poisoning. This week, the dangers of swimming, or actually drinking out of the ocean.

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Bunny's Blog: 8 Tips for a Safe Memorial Day with Your Pets

Bunny's Blog: 8 Tips for a Safe Memorial Day with Your Pets | Pet News | Scoop.it

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of cookout season and with it comes many potential hazards to your pets. Petside.com has put together this list of cookout safety tips. Follow these tips to ensure a safe and fun time for you and your pets this holiday.

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Bunny's Blog: U.K. Study Shows Dog Breeds Mirror Owners’ Personality

Bunny's Blog: U.K. Study Shows Dog Breeds Mirror Owners’ Personality | Pet News | Scoop.it

The new study, along with other research, suggests the dog breeds we choose act as mirrors for ourselves.

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Bunny's Blog: Register Your Pet with Mutt-i-grees for a Chance to Win $2,500

Bunny's Blog: Register Your Pet with Mutt-i-grees for a Chance to Win $2,500 | Pet News | Scoop.it

Two lucky adopters have the chance to win a prize totaling $5,000 in the North Shore Animal League America National Mutt-i-grees Registry Adopter Sweepstakes, sponsored by Purina One.

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'CatCam' could vindicate pets accused of killing birds - Telegraph.co.uk

'CatCam' could vindicate pets accused of killing birds - Telegraph.co.uk | Pet News | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk'CatCam' could vindicate pets accused of killing birdsTelegraph.co.ukScientists are fitting cats with cameras on their collars as part of a project to work out how much wildlife they kill – but the pets are already showing signs that...
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Bunny's Blog: June is Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month

Bunny's Blog: June is Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month | Pet News | Scoop.it

June is Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month, and now is the perfect time to adopt your first cat or bring home a companion for your current cat.

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PREGNANT CAT

PREGNANT CAT | Pet News | Scoop.it

Pregnant Cats... How to tell if she is or isn't pregnant, and how to care for your pregnant kitty.


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Tainted pet food can make pet, owner sick

Tainted pet food can make pet, owner sick | Pet News | Scoop.it
In April, Diamond Pet Foods announced a voluntary recall on three brands of pet food because of concerns the food was contaminated with salmonella. In May, two more recalls involving several brands of dry dog and cat foods were issued.

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10 Surprising Cat-Care Tips

In his latest book, “Your Cat, The Owner's Manual” Dr. Marty Becker offers his expert advice for new cat owners.  From his tips on how to prevent health problems to how to stop cats from scratching the furniture, this book covers any cat-related question you might have.  Check out Dr. Becker’s top ten surprising cat-care tips from his book below.


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“Click it or Ticket” Applies To Pets As Well

“Click it or Ticket” Applies To Pets As Well | Pet News | Scoop.it
The warmer weather means more time to spend with your furry friend, but the Department of Motor Vehicles and New Jersey Society for the Prevention of.
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Bunny's Blog: Stray Dog Completes 1,100 Mile Run Across China

Bunny's Blog: Stray Dog Completes 1,100 Mile Run Across China | Pet News | Scoop.it

A stray dog completed a 1,100 mile trek across China, climbing 12 mountains in nearly 25 days. All it took to get the dog to complete the mission was giving it a bone.

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Bunny's Blog: Adopt a Retired Military Working Dog

Bunny's Blog: Adopt a Retired Military Working Dog | Pet News | Scoop.it

As we pay tribute to our fallen heroes on Memorial Day, let's not forget to honor the war dogs who fought for our country - and who need a home after serving abroad.

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Bunny's Blog: Hot Vet Talks About Cats and Vaccines

Bunny's Blog: Hot Vet Talks About Cats and Vaccines | Pet News | Scoop.it

He's cool. He's fun. He's hot, and he's a vet! Dr. Courtney Campbell answers a question submitted by Brittni B. about what vaccines you need if you are thinking about getting a cat and how often do you have to get them.

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HOW TO Treat Your Dog's Motion Sickness | Find A Vet

HOW TO Treat Your Dog's Motion Sickness | Find A Vet | Pet News | Scoop.it

Just like their pet parents, pooches can get motion sickness too. So, if you're planning a road trip or want to find a way to make your dog more comfortable while going for short drives, here is what you can do.


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5 Memorial Day Safety Tips for Pets

5 Memorial Day Safety Tips for Pets | Pet News | Scoop.it
Follow these Memorial Day pet safety tips when you're celebrating with friends and family.
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Pet-related events in Pittsburgh: May 25-27

Pet-related events in Pittsburgh: May 25-27 | Pet News | Scoop.it
There are lots of pet-related events in Pittsburgh this weekend. From lectures to stand-up comedy, adoption events to a canine-friendly carnival, there’s something for everyone to enjoy while helping local animal shelters and rescue groups.
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