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China to Ban Sale of Dog Meat at Controversial Yulin Festival

In a huge win for animal rights activists, the sale of dog meat will be banned at the controversial Yulin Festival in China this year.

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By Aly Semigran    May 18, 2017
 

Dogs in Colorado Test Positive for Rabies After Skunk Attack

Two dogs in northeastern Colorado have tested positive for rabies after run-ins with rabid skunks. READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    May 16, 2017
 

Firefighters Rescue Dog From 6-Foot Sinkhole

After accidentally falling into a 6-foot deep sinkhole, a dog named Siri found himself in a dramatic, 90-minute rescue effort from the local firefighter departments of both Anne Arun READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    May 15, 2017
 

Racing Greyhounds Test Positive For Cocaine, Trainer's License Revoked

The news shocked the racing community and animal advocates alike: Veteran greyhound trainer Malcolm McAllister had his license revoked on April 24 after five of his dogs tested positive for co READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    May 10, 2017
 

Meet Burrito: The Extremely Rare Male Tortoiseshell Kitten

This is Burrito the kitten, a fascinating and adorable needle in a haystack. That's because Burrito is an incredibly rare male tortoiseshell cat. 

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By Aly Semigran    May 09, 2017
 

 
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