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GPS Collars and Microchips Do Not Always Work and Here is Why

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GPS Collars and Microchips Do Not Always Work and Here is Why

Some people are often misled to believe that a GPS Collar or Microchip will be enough in the event of a missing pet emergency. Read this true story on why this is not always the case: Lisa Massy of Stafford, Virginia, lost her beloved pet, Hayden. Hayden was taken to a local shelter, which attempted…

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IBM Watson Helps More Puppies Become Guiding Eyes for the Blind

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IBM Watson Helps More Puppies Become Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Armonk, NY – July 27, 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Guiding Eyes for the Blind, a non-profit organization dedicated to the breeding, raising, training and placement of guide dogs with people who are blind or visually impaired, is using Watson on IBM Cloud to gain insights on increasing its success. The stakes are high:…

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Twerk the Dancing Kitten Steals a Young Woman’s Heart

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Twerk the Dancing Kitten Steals a Young Woman’s Heart

Humane Animal Rescue of Pittsburgh, PA got a three month old kitten with a condition that made her different from most other kittens: Cerebellum Hypoplasia, a neurological disorder that results in involuntary movements and shakes. The shelter named the kitten Twerk and made a video of the kitten that spread around the internet.  It did…

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PABY LAUNCHES SMART PET LOCATION AND ACTIVITY TRACKER

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PABY LAUNCHES SMART PET LOCATION AND ACTIVITY TRACKER

Smart Device Easily Attaches to Collars and Harnesses, and Features GPS, LBS and Wireless Technologies to Provide Pet Owners with Real-Time Activity/Wellness Tracking No Matter Pet’s Location     (Los Angeles, CA) – July 11, 2017 – Paby today introduced its 3G wireless smart pet tracker that monitors a pet’s location and activity to provide…

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Feeding Pets of the Homeless Leads Eighth National Give a Dog a Bone Pet Food Drive

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Feeding Pets of the Homeless Leads Eighth National Give a Dog a Bone Pet Food Drive

(Carson City, Nev.) – The National Feeding Pets of the Homeless Give a Dog a Bone week returns for its eighth year, August 6-12, 2017. The nonprofit organization Pets of the Homeless, focused exclusively on feeding and providing veterinary care to pets of the homeless, leads the charge across the country to collect pet food…

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Haunted House Ghost Turns Out to Be a Cat

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Haunted House Ghost Turns Out to Be a Cat

Curt Coleman thought his house was haunted after hearing his toilet flush in the wee hours night after night while he lived alone. Then one night he caught the ghostly apparition in the act…on a hidden video! I have never seen such a cuddly ghost! Tweet

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Podcast- Grace of Dogs and Dr. Pol

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Podcast- Grace of Dogs and Dr. Pol

Andy Root,  author of the Grace of Dogs discusses how he feels spiritually to connected to his beloved dog that crossed over three years ago, and ponders how all of us with dogs in our lives share the same connection.  In our second segmant, Richard Ticktin, CEO of Synergy Labs- a manufacturer of natural healthcare…

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

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California Bill Prohibiting the Sale of Dogs, Cats, and Bunnies in Stores Statewide

Social Compassion in Legislation Announces Robust Support for AB 485 from Legislature and Public SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — California Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, passed the State Assembly today.  AB 485, authored by Assemblymembers Patrick O’Donnell and Matt Dababneh and sponsored by animal advocacy group, Social Compassion in Legislation,…

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When Fate Intervenes In Reuniting Lost Dog-And It’s Amazing!

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When Fate Intervenes In Reuniting Lost Dog-And It’s Amazing!

Can you imagine the horror of having your dog disappear from your property, and after an exhastive search, having to come to terms with it after four years go by, and then the dog returns to your doorstep out of the blue! Thats what happened to Joel McDonald in Rowan County, North Carolina. One morning…

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Podcast: The Story of Watson the Cat and Author Ramona Marek

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Podcast: The Story of Watson the Cat and Author Ramona Marek

In this kitty caper, we meet author Ramona Marek who will tell us how to get closer to your cat, and Melanie Lusnak shares with us the story of her cat Watson who was born with two deformed front legs. You may have seen our video recently about Watson. Watson’s story is heart warming and inspirational….

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