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Dog Bites In US Reaching 'Epidemic Proportions'

WASHINGTON - Dog bites are reaching "epidemic proportions," a well-known TV dog trainer said last week, as video of a cat fearlessly chasing off a dog that bit a small boy in California went viral.

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By AFP News    May 20, 2014 at 12:18PM
 

WATCH: Cannes Film Trailer About Girl's Eternal Friendship with Dog Under Extreme Circumstances

CANNES, France, May 19, 2014 (AFP) - A girl rides her bicycle in the deserted streets of Budapest. Suddenly, a pack of wild dogs bursts from round a corner, hurtling towards her as she anxiously pedals on.

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By AFP News    May 20, 2014 at 12:00PM
 

FDA: Jerky Treats Kill 1,000 Dogs, Cause Illness in 3 People

Jerky pet treats, mostly imported from China, are now linked to more than 1,000 deaths in dogs and illness in some 5,600 others – along with sickness in 24 cats and at least three people, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration revealed Friday.

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By Sid Kirchheimer    May 20, 2014 at 10:24AM
 

Bravo! Recalls Select Dog and Cat Foods

Bravo! is recalling select lots of Bravo! pet food due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

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By Vladimir Negron    May 15, 2014 at 11:40AM
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VIDEO: Cat Saves Boy From Dog Attack

Usually when we write about heroic animals, 9 times out of 10 the story is about a brave dog. Cats rarely throw themselves in harm’s way to save their human pet parents. But one cat in California risked its fur to save a young boy from a dog attack.

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By Deidre Grieves    May 14, 2014 at 01:50PM
 

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