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Why Losing a Dog Can Be Harder Than Losing a Relative


I was 20 years old when I got my first dog. Of course, there were family dogs growing up, but this was my dog. READ MORE

By Natasha Feduik    Jun 05, 2017
 

More Than 12 Cases of Dog Flu Confirmed in Florida

The University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine has confirmed more than one dozen cases of the H3N2 canine influenza virus, also known as dog flu. READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    May 31, 2017
 

Puppy Freed From Car Tire After Getting Head Stuck

Puppies are inherently curious creatures, and sometimes their desire to explore and get into everything can get them into trouble. 

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By Aly Semigran    May 25, 2017
 

70 Cats Removed From 'Deplorable' Conditions in New York Home

Animal control officers from the Putnam County SPCA discovered 61 living cats and nine deceased cats inside a home in Kent, New York. READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    May 23, 2017
 

 
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