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PetMD Editorial
Jan 04,2019

Image via iStock.com/GarysFRP The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has been working to increase animal safety through the construction of wildlife overpasses and underpasses on busy highways. According to the Spokesman-Review, WSDOT has put into motion a billion-dollar project… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jan 02,2019

Image via Facebook/Justice for Buddy This week, the Illinois Senate approved a bill that aims to protect pets against dangerous dogs by restricting the activities of dogs who are classified as dangerous as outlined in the bill. In Senate Bill 2386, also known as the Justice for Buddy Act, a dog… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jan 02,2019

Image via iStock.com/RiverNorthPhotography Every year, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) releases a study that examines the instances of roadkill that happen along the highways. The aim of these reports is to help identify areas that have increased instances so they can decide on… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Dec 14,2018

Image via iStock.com/PongMoji The Michigan Senate passed two bills Thursday evening regarding pet stores. HB5917 bans municipalities from passing local ordinances that regulate pet shops in their communities, and HB5916 allows pet shops to sell dogs only if they are obtained from a shelter, dog… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Dec 11,2018

Image via IndieGoGo/First Ever Fire Retardant Horse Blanket With GPS The recent wildfires in California have wreaked havoc on the state and displaced thousands of animals. While dogs, cats and other small animals can be easily transported, large animals like horses are a little trickier to evacuate… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Dec 03,2018

Image via Facebook/Washington Postvia Marc Cooke A wild wolf considered to be a staple of Yellowstone National Park was killed by a hunter just outside of the park last week. The wolf, known as 926F (called Spitfire by many wolf advocates), was the daughter of the famous alpha female 832F, who… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Dec 03,2018

Image via iStock.com/BeeBuddy The cat-loving community of Las Vegas hit a huge milestone this past Sunday, Dec. 2. The Community Cat Coalition of Clark County, also known as C5, fixed their 35,000th feral cat. Keith Williams, president and director of C5, tells LasVegasNOW.com, “It’s an amazing… Read More