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Calling All Dogs! Nominations Open For The 2017 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®

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Calling All Dogs! Nominations Open For The 2017 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®

  National campaign honoring courageous canines and their handlers back for seventh year; Winners to be honored at red carpet awards gala broadcast in two-hour special on Hallmark Channel WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, today announced the official start of the 2017 American Humane Hero Dog…

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Put your cat in a bubble bed!

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Put your cat in a bubble bed!

  Yan Law is the creator of a  transparent bubble chair for your pet cat. It’s basically an acrylic bowl with three sturdy wires attached, designed to serve as a bed, chair, swing, or perching spot for your cat. This adds another dimension to home decor forthe cat owner. The cables may be adjusted for…

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Waffle the Cat Defends Home From Bobcat-Watch now!

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Waffle the Cat Defends Home From Bobcat-Watch now!

In Telluride, Colorado, Waffle goes nose to nose with a bobcat with only a pane of glass between them! Tweet

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Orphan Possum Thinks Cat Is Its Mother

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Orphan Possum Thinks Cat Is Its Mother

In Melbourne Australia, a backyard cat got an unexpected surprise when a ring tailed possum attached itself to the cats neck and refused to let go.   It was found when Oscar the cat began crying loudly outside his home, and the fire department was called to rescue the baby.   Oscar did not appear…

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Carrie Underwood’s Dog in Rehab On The Road To Recovery

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Carrie Underwood’s Dog in Rehab On The Road To Recovery

  Carrie Underwood posted this video on Instagram showing her dog going through rehab after the dog suffered a herniated disk. You go girl! Right before Christmas, my little Ace suffered a herniated disk. 😢 He was completely paralyzed in his back end for a couple of days and, with rest, soon got mobility back in…

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President Trump’s New Dog?

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President Trump’s New Dog?

PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —  Noting that it is a “long-standing American tradition to have a ‘First Dog’ in the White House,” distinguished philanthropist and acclaimed animal welfare advocate Lois Pope said she intends to present President-Elect Trump, whom she has known for more than three decades, with a “puppy worthy of…

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SMART-Specialized Mobile Animal Rescue Team and The Documentary-PODCAST

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SMART-Specialized Mobile Animal Rescue Team and The Documentary-PODCAST

SMART is the only search and rescue team for animals in the entire country and serves the city of Los Angeles. They perform amazing rescues of wild animals, livestock, and domestic pets and this award winning documentary highlights some of their best moments and chronicals the teams journey for three years. I interview the producer and…

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Corduroy-Oldest Living Cat is Presumed Dead After Escaping

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Corduroy-Oldest Living Cat is Presumed Dead After Escaping

  Corduroy the cat, the famous Oregon kitty recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records to be the oldest living cat is missing and presumed dead.   Ashley Okura of Sisters, Oregon who had Corduroy for 27 years made the announcement on Instagram this week. She reports that the cat bolted out the door on…

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

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Abandoned Dog Sees Former Owner Adopting Another Dog At Shelter

by Robert Hudson   This story is beyond sad. It is sickening.  At Downey Animal Care Center in Los Angeles county,  California, which is a high kill animal control shelter-the pound- that has been at odds with local rescue groups for years,  a heart wrenching scene was caught on video tape. The shelter apparently took in…

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4 Killer Cats are on the Prowl in New York City

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4 Killer Cats are on the Prowl in New York City

  Four viscious feral cats are terrorizing the Javits Center in New York and the dirty rats in the alleys and shipping docks are fleeing for their lives.   Javits Center has a rat problem, and Sylvester, Alfreda, Mama cat and Ginger are the convention centers new Rodent brigade.   After two years of fighting…

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