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5 ways pets benefit your health

5 ways pets benefit your health | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Happy Take Your Dog to Work Day! The health benefits of having a pet extend well beyond companionship, so celebrate Take Your Dog to Work Day.
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Friday is 'Take Your Dog to Work Day'

Friday is 'Take Your Dog to Work Day' | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Dog owners at many businesses won't have to leave their furry friends at home Friday, when
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Veterinarian Shares Personal Story of Having His Own Dog Put to Sleep

Veterinarian Shares Personal Story of Having His Own Dog Put to Sleep | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Courtesy Douglas Palma When I stood surrounded by a group of sobbing people, I would softly remark, “I understand.”  But I didn’t truly understand.  I had never experienced the same kind of loss. Veterinarians are faced daily with the difficult choice of euthanasia.  It’s our role to guide owners to a decision that’s in the best interest of their pets while helping them come to terms with the passing of their beloved family member. August 4th, 2011 started out like any other day.   My morning clinics were interrupted by a phone call from my wife Eileen. “Rufus didn’t eat breakfast,”…
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What are dogs thinking? Yale investigates - Pets - TODAY.com

What are dogs thinking? Yale investigates - Pets - TODAY.com | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Dog smarts are being put to the test at a Canine Cognition Center at Yale University. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports.
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Woman helps her terminally ill dog fulfill bucket list - TODAY.com

Woman helps her terminally ill dog fulfill bucket list - TODAY.com | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
When her beloved dog received a diagnosis of inoperable bone cancer, Riina Cooke needed a way to cope with the grief.  "When I found out,...
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Dozens Of Dead Dogs Exposed By Melting Snow At Sprawling ...

Dozens Of Dead Dogs Exposed By Melting Snow At Sprawling ... | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Dead dogs curled into fetal positions, covered in scars and lacerations — these are some of the graphic and grisly images taken at the River Rouge Park, along West Outer Drive between Plymouth Road and West Warren ...
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In 90 seconds, one video masterfully portrays dog ownership. The end is SO good!

In 90 seconds, one video masterfully portrays dog ownership. The end is SO good! | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
No wonder this video is going viral right now, they absolutely nailed it! No one can offer unconditional love like a dog can… no one! SHARE to spread the message of this video! This video was created for The Mayhew Animal Home by Dominic Goldman of the BBH. Dominic’s was tired of the usual ads […]
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Nothing Will Prepare Your Heart For This New Chevy Commercial - The BarkPost

Nothing Will Prepare Your Heart For This New Chevy Commercial - The BarkPost | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
We are emotionally wrecked. Our hearts feel like a rambunctious bulldog's chew toy.
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Dog uses surfing skills as form of therapy for people

Dog uses surfing skills as form of therapy for people | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
A dog with a bizarre love of surfing uses her skills as a form of therapy. Golden retriever Ricochet goes surfing with war veterans, children and the disabled to help cheer them up.
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Into the Sunset

Into the Sunset | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
By Alicia Harris, DVM There’s no doubt that sharing our lives with companion animals provides enrichment, growth and love beyond our wildest imaginations. They take up permanent residence within our hearts, but eventually we are all forced to face the release of their physical presence. It can be a confusing, painful, stressful experience full of…
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Cletus fills in: Service dog receives ISU degree on behalf of deceased owner

Cletus fills in: Service dog receives ISU degree on behalf of deceased owner | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
    POCATELLO — Tears were shed Saturday as Cletus, a service dog belonging to Joshua Kelly, made his way across the stage at Holt Arena to accept a diploma for his fallen master. Kelly died in February just shy of earning his Idaho State University degree.
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Lucky dog reunited with family after separation in Superstorm Sandy

Lucky dog reunited with family after separation in Superstorm Sandy | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
New Jersey family, which lost its dog after Superstorm Sandy, has a wonderful encounter 18 months later.
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Touching Video of Dog Helping Alzheimer’s Sufferer get Speech Back

Touching Video of Dog Helping Alzheimer’s Sufferer get Speech Back | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Anyone who has seen a loved one go through the horrors of Alzheimer’s disease, knows just how brutal the condition can be. Lisa Abeyta’s father knows this suffering first hand. There is, however, one thing that seems to be helping. The family dog.
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Texas, Minn., N. Carolina 'get' the human-animal bond

Texas, Minn., N. Carolina 'get' the human-animal bond | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Innovative programs pair people and animals for boosted health and well-being.
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Humans are more interesting for dogs than objects: New study looks into canine attentiveness

Humans are more interesting for dogs than objects: New study looks into canine attentiveness | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
Dogs focus their attention more on people than on things, but like humans that attention level changes throughout their life.
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A Father Decided To Follow His Son On His Daily Walks, But He Never Expected To Find This | Everything

A Father Decided To Follow His Son On His Daily Walks, But He Never Expected To Find This | Everything | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
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Londonist Visits Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium - the Rise of the Cat Cafe

Londonist Visits Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium - the Rise of the Cat Cafe | The Animal-Human Bond | Scoop.it
The expression 'herding cats' rarely seemed more apt than when considering the task facing the staff. They managed to remain very relaxed and friendly when trying to get customers to order food and beverages as we ...
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