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Dogs Who Survived Puppy Mill Need Families
Many of the dogs rescued from puppy mills have lasting issues. Some of them are health-related, like urinary tract infections, dental problems that have required removal of teeth or worse. Other issu...
11/19/13 at 2:42 PM Possible New Mascot: SpellCat 9/6/13 at 7:49 PM
The Mission: Impossible Episode That Doesn't Work 8/6/13 at 3:17 PM
Rural Reflections Radio
Here is this week's Rural Reflections Radio program, Animals Animals! ANIMALS!...
11/1/13 at 7:36 AM Animals, animals, animals 10/26/13 at 7:06 AM
Animals I have Known 6/29/13 at 5:43 AM
It was a frosty start to the day. But armed with 3 layers, I headed out the door today in the pitch dark to find a vacant trail awaiting me. It was one of those crisp mornings, with frost layering t...
10/29/13 at 12:45 PM One-day difference 10/20/13 at 3:36 PM
Miles for Riles 10/18/13 at 11:02 AM
The scoop on Grand Forks renting troubles
Talk to anyone trying to find an apartment in Grand Forks, and they'll tell you it's a nearly impossible task. The main complaints are there aren't enough apartments and the ones that are open are wa...
8/26/13 at 1:14 PM
How to prepare financially for adopting a pet
I'm a dog person and I treat my pets like family. I'll be the first to tell you that adding a new member to the family is a huge decision. When you adopt a pet you are committing to care for your pets...
5/10/13 at 8:32 AM
There must be a lesson in here somewhere...
Two of my favorite things are fireworks and thunderstorms. Two of Cooper's least favorite things are fireworks and thunderstorms. Go figure. Cooper is our big orange dog - the one that barks at anyth...
5/4/13 at 9:49 PM Everybody loved Toby. 3/5/13 at 9:35 PM
The loss of Bea...the culpability of United Airlines. 9/21/12 at 8:00 PM
As usual, had a great time emceeing the Raise Your Paws for Pets dinner last night to benefit the Circle of Friends Humane Society in Grand Forks. It's also great to see the event grown so much in the...
4/5/13 at 5:38 AM Raise Your Paws for Pets 3/14/13 at 2:56 PM
Steve Dale 8/28/12 at 10:52 AM
Lawmakers look into pet mills, consider licensing and inspection
By Danielle Killey Animals rescued from so-called puppy mills often are sick, starving and dirty. But groups like the Animal Humane Society cannot enter those sites until a complaint is lodged abou...
2/13/13 at 5:12 PM Coco bean warning approved 5/5/09 at 8:26 AM
I have an extremely large soft spot in my heart for all animals, but certainly mankinds most popular pets, dogs and cats, are my favorites. Animals on a farm have to serve a purpose, and dogs and cat...
10/13/12 at 10:54 PM A Hard Two Weeks! 9/30/12 at 5:28 PM
Pooch Poop Patrol 3/17/12 at 6:09 PM
Helping Kids Cope With the Death of a Pet
Helping Kids Cope With the Death of a Pet The death of a beloved family pet can elicit varied reactions in children depending on their age and what else may be going on in their lives. Allowing child...
9/17/12 at 8:29 AM
Don't forget about dogs, other pets in this heat
I spent a rare weekend at home and, for the most part, indoors and the photos I saw on Facebook of anglers baking in the heat on Lake of the Woods, which appeared to be flat as a mirror, didnt make ...
7/2/12 at 9:06 AM
Local Dog Loses 5 Pounds in One Hour
The reason I like to write about CJ the Dog is because it's easy, and whenever I mention him or the word "dog" in the title the number of "clicks" on the blog goes up about 50%. As Blonde Daughter w...
6/6/12 at 10:30 AM CJ and the Dogma Dog Bakery 4/24/12 at 11:17 AM
Charlie the Puggle has many redeeming qualities, but he has one big fault: He loves to get into the kitchen garbage can. We've solved the problem at our house; we put a child safety latch on the cup...
1/4/12 at 10:50 AM The latest on Charlie 11/21/11 at 12:03 PM
Walking with Charlie 11/2/11 at 2:33 PM
The well-balanced doggie bowl
Firstthere wasMyPlate, the federal government's new symbol of a well-balanced dinner plate for the human species. Now our canine companions have their own version called -yep, you guessed it- MyBowl. ...
8/17/11 at 9:53 AM Our pets, ourselves 4/25/11 at 4:20 PM
Sleeping with the dog? Bad human! 2/24/11 at 9:49 AM
We have been grandsitting, while the boys are in school during the day, we are easily entertained by the dogs. Little Elvis is the "King"..he is about 5 months old now. He is terribly...
4/17/10 at 5:48 AM Elvis?? 1/11/10 at 4:07 AM
A Visit to the Vet 5/11/09 at 4:01 AM