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Edmund the Kitten

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A kitten was saved by a couple off Interstate 5 near Salem, Oregon in December. They were driving on the highway when they saw and SUV ahead of them toss something out the window. The couple stopped their car and saw a kitten lying in the road. Acting quickly, they picked up the little gray [...]

The Greatest Gift: Adopting Special-needs Pets

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Are you thinking it’s time to get a pet? Well, have you considered a special-needs pet? An article in Oregon Live mentioned giving back and getting the best gift of all: a pet that needs extra TLC. These pets don’t often require extra care, but they do require a little extra love. A pet with [...]

The Coolest Animals of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade 2013

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I was thinking a few days about people who tell me they aren’t “animal people.” I understand not being a “pet person” and not wanting that responsibility or feeling that type of affection towards an animal. But to not be an animal person seems hard to swallow for me because, simply, we are surrounded by [...]

Cats Adopt Human Habits

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This article in Discovery News is a few months old but made me sit back and think about the habits I have that my cats also seem to have. I can validate that one of my cats has a habit of walking into the litter box when I’m in the bathroom, regardless if I’m brushing [...]

What does THAT mean? Pet Body Language Explained

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When I worked at an animal shelter I learned a few things about dogs and cats that I never knew. Or maybe I did know but didn’t take these facts into consideration until I met dogs who were terrified of being in the shelter and cats who did not like being in a cage. Most [...]

Jerky Treats Linked To Illness in Pets

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The FDA is looking into a recent outbreak of illnesses that are connected to jerky treats. There’s been almost 600 deaths and over 3,000 illnesses since 2007 from treats made from chicken, duck, sweet potatoes and other ingredients. The treats are made in China and it’s unclear what other ingredients might be in the treats. [...]

Norris, the Cat Burglar

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I have a few friends who use cat doors, allowing their cats to come and go as they please. Sometimes, their cats have brought home strange things and dragged it through the cat door like twigs, a scared chipmunk, and things of that nature. Norris, is a cat who lives in the UK and also [...]

Car Safety: Subaru and Center for Pet Safety Test Harnesses

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A while back, we wrote about Subaru teaming up with the Center for Pet Safety to see what is needed to create the safest ride for dogs in cars. The harnesses sold by pet stores currently proved to be less effective than we’ve all been led to believe. Now, in the weeks that have passed, [...]

Fire Safety Tips for Pets

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October is National Fire Safety Month and you may have seen or participated in some local fire safety events in your city this past month. Events can include instructional seminars to create an evacuation plan for your house, classes in CPR, or even fundraisers to buy oxygen masks for fire departments. These educational opportunities are [...]

Jerky Treats Linked to Pet Illnesses

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The FDA is looking into a recent outbreak of illnesses that are connected to jerky treats. There’s been almost 600 deaths and over 3,000 illnesses since 2007 from treats made from chicken, duck, sweet potatoes and other ingredients. The treats are made in China and it’s unclear what other ingredients might be in the treats. [...]

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