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Podcast: Bella the 2 legged Pug

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Podcast: Bella the 2 legged Pug

Wendy Shagena joins us to share the story of her dog Bella the 2 legged Pug.  Bella lost both her front legs due to neglect before Wendy adopted her. Its a wonderful story about how to adapt to whatever life throws at you and make it special! Nothing keeps Bella down. Bella is a beautiful…

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Podcast-Homage to Smiley the Blind Therapy dog

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Podcast-Homage to Smiley the Blind Therapy dog

Smiley the Blind Therapy Dog has crossed over after a long fight with cancer. In 2015 we interviewed Smiley’s Mom  Joanne George, just at the time when his decline started, and at the time Smiley had not yet gotten involved in social media and we encouraged Joanne to start a Facebook page for Smiley. As of…

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Podcast: Cat Enrichment-What does it mean?

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Podcast: Cat Enrichment-What does it mean?

Marilyn Krieger, Cat Behaviorist, and Cats With Altitude explain how to keep your cat from getting bored and why that is important for the health and well being of your cat which prevents future behavior problems. Cats with Altitude makes window catios that give your cat the outdoor experience while staying safe in your home. …

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California Becomes First State in U.S. to Ban Sale of Puppy Mill Dogs in Pet Stores

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California Becomes First State in U.S. to Ban Sale of Puppy Mill Dogs in Pet Stores

Animal protection groups celebrate Governor Brown’s signing of landmark bill protecting pets and consumers   SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Local and national animal welfare organizations today commend CA Governor Jerry Brown for signing into law legislation that will prevent the sale of commercially raised dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores across the…

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My Cat is Working off Weight By Roaming City Streets

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My Cat is Working off Weight By Roaming City Streets

Ron Kirk decided to have his 20 year old obese cat Tucker work off weight by roaming the city streets outside his condo and Tucker has become a regular visitor in shops up and down the street for blocks.   “He walks into the bank,” said Kirk, 40, a database analyst who works from home….

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Todays Inspiration

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Todays Inspiration

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Podcast: Rescued by Peter Zheutlin

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Podcast: Rescued by Peter Zheutlin

In this podcast we Speak with Peter Zheutlin, author of Rescued, and the creator of the Aquapaw dog bathing tool shows us a quick and effective way of bathing your dog. In the follow-up to his New York Times bestseller Rescue Road, acclaimed journalist Peter Zheutlin offers a heartwarming and often humorous new look into the world of…

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Dogs, Cats and Scapegoats Movie Shines Light on the Plight of Companion Animals

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Dogs, Cats and Scapegoats Movie Shines Light on the Plight of Companion Animals

  MESA, Ariz., Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sandgrain Films has thrown down the gauntlet in the new groundbreaking documentary Dogs, Cats and Scapegoats, which takes a unique approach to expose the root causes of the plight of our companion animals in the United States. Beyond the statistics of euthanasia and adoption, society’s complex and sometimes conflicted…

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Home-to-Home Adoption: New Online Community Connects People Who Want to Adopt a Pet with People in Need of Rehoming Their Pet

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Home-to-Home Adoption: New Online Community Connects People Who Want to Adopt a Pet with People in Need of Rehoming Their Pet

  PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — getyourpet.com, a revolutionary pet adoption site that helps lovable pets go directly from one good home to another rather than to a shelter, is now available across the U.S.  The site offers a simpler, smarter and more humane approach to pet adoption, enabling people in need of rehoming a dog or cat…

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Alley Cat Allies Deploys Resources to Gulf Coast for Hurricane Recovery

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Alley Cat Allies Deploys Resources to Gulf Coast for Hurricane Recovery

HOUSTON, Sept. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Alley Cat Allies has deployed an expert, bilingual disaster response team and is sending additional resources to help Texas and Louisianaorganizations rescue cats and other animals whose lives continue to be in peril because of Hurricane Harvey. A member of the Alley Cat Allies Rapid Response Team loads a van with supplies and equipment….

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