Steve Miller
August 29, 2020 - 2:20 pm
Two volunteers from PAWS Chicago are on their way to the Gulf Coast to bring back dogs and cats affected by Hurricane Laura. Five Gulf Coast rescue organizations will meet the Chicago van with dogs and cats from shelters.
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Marisa Jenkins
August 28, 2020 - 2:11 am
Dog owners are being encouraged to crack open a cold one with man’s best friend, as Busch releases what it’s calling Dog Brew — a “beer” for your dog.
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WWJ News
August 21, 2020 - 3:35 pm
We know why: Your neighbor’s dogs aren’t named Fido anymore, or Rover or Spot. Trupanion, which is a medical insurance company for pets, released its list of top names ahead of National Dog Day next Wednesday.
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This undated photo shows a dog being weighed at Mission Animal Hospital in Eden Prairie, Minn., which provides subsidized care to low income pet owners. (Kirsten Eitreim/Mission Animal Hospital via AP)
August 18, 2020 - 8:43 am
Early in May, Nydia Bonefont was concerned when her dog wouldn’t eat and seemed lethargic. She realized that Papi, a 9-year-old Beagle/Cavalier mix, must have hurt himself — he cried when he was touched. But she was without income to pay for vet care. “I lost my job a while ago, and then the...
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August 14, 2020 - 11:30 am
A southwest Michigan woman has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities took away more than 210 cats that were found in two of her homes.
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John McDevitt
August 14, 2020 - 2:00 am
Many doggy day care centers in the Philadelphia region are seeing a decrease in customers because most pet owners are now working from home. But even during a pandemic, one Northern Liberties center is making a big splash this summer.
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August 13, 2020 - 11:02 am
A Texas-based company knows the importance of pets in their employees’ lives, so they are offering $300 annually for any employee who adopts a new pet, as well as offering a ‘pawternity leave.’
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Chris Fox
August 13, 2020 - 7:16 am
Early results from a study out of Texas A&M show a connection between households with positive COVID cases in Texas and their pets carrying the virus.
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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, wearing a face mask, visits the headquarters of the London Ambulance Service NHS Trust in London, Monday July 13, 2020. (Ben Stansall/Pool via AP)
July 13, 2020 - 8:09 am
LONDON (AP) — Brexit moved back to the front-burner of British politics on Monday, months after COVID-19 knocked it out of the headlines, with the government launching a new public information campaign to prepare the nation for departure. Advertisements under the “The U.K.’s new start: let’s get...
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Johnny Lopez
July 10, 2020 - 7:00 am
A stray cat has finally been rescued after suffering with its head stuck in a jar for two weeks. The New Zealand cat, who is now called Peanut, was initially spotted in someone’s backyard with the contraption wrapped around his head.
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