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Bend Spay-Neuter Project at Project Connect

On Saturday, Bend Spay and Neuter Project participated in the annual Project Connect Central Oregon event.  A total of 47 cats and dogs were spayed or neutered and vaccinated for free on site at the event.

West Nile virus in JeffCo horse

Culver horse tests positive for West Nile virus

A Bend equine veterinary clinic says it has diagnosed a case of equine West Nile virus in a horse from the Jefferson County town of Culver, the third so far in Oregon this year.

Manchester dog

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Donations flood in after UK dogs' home fire

A suspected arson attack on a dogs' home in the northern English city of Manchester has killed 43 dogs, shocking a nation known within Europe for its devotion to pets.

Within hours of the fire breaking out Thursday evening at Manchester Dogs Home, don...

Zeus, world's tallest dog

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Zeus, world's tallest dog, dies

The Doorlag family in Otsego, Michigan is mourning the loss of their dog Zeus, who passed away last week.

Stowaway kitten

Dominick Tarquinio

Stowaway kitten found under hood of car

A New Jersey teacher received a scare on her way to work — a meowing sound coming from the underside of her Honda Odyssy.

English teacher Pam Haug pulled in to the parking lot of Thomas Jefferson Middle School in New Jersey and flagged down Vice Principal Dominick Tarquinio.

"She wasn't sure if she had run over a cat, she said 'I'm hearing some meowing sounds from the front of my car and I'm too afraid to look,'" Tarquinio said. Haug, who had a first period class to teach, left the vice principal with her car keys and ran to the classroom.

At first Tarquinio couldn't hear anything, but then there was a soft meow.

"I unlatched the hood of the vehicle and there was this cute little button face sitting behind the engine block."

It took Tarquinio…

Deschutes River too green

Is the Deschutes River too green?

The deep green shade of the Deschutes River of late has raised concerns among some over the water quality.

Great Dane eats 43 socks

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43 socks found in Oregon dog's belly

Socks. They're just not for feet anymore. Apparently they make pretty tasty snacks too, if you're not too discriminating and you happen to be a 3-year-old Great Dane.

Pit bull stabbed PetSmart

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Man stabs pit bull inside PetSmart

A pit bull is stabbed during an adoption event at a PetSmart in Georgia.

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Pit bull mauls 2-year-old girl in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — A 2-year-old girl was critically injured when she was mauled by a pit bull dog at a Springfield home.

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Crook County eyes new rules after dog bites girl

The case of 6-year old Kaylee, who got attacked by a dog at the Ochooco Reservoir in July, shook Crook County -- and now, some changes in the law are being considered.

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Bend Spay-Neuter Project at Project Connect

On Saturday, Bend Spay and Neuter Project participated in the annual Project Connect Central Oregon event.  A total of 47 cats and dogs were spayed or neutered and vaccinated for free on site at the event.

Culver horse tests positive for West Nile virus

West Nile virus in JeffCo horse

A Bend equine veterinary clinic says it has diagnosed a case of equine West Nile virus in a horse from the Jefferson County town of Culver, the third so far in Oregon this year.

Is the Deschutes River too green?

Deschutes River too green

The deep green shade of the Deschutes River of late has raised concerns among some over the water quality.

Pit bull mauls 2-year-old girl in Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — A 2-year-old girl was critically injured when she was mauled by a pit bull dog at a Springfield home.

Crook County eyes new rules after dog bites girl

Crook county ordinance image

The case of 6-year old Kaylee, who got attacked by a dog at the Ochooco Reservoir in July, shook Crook County -- and now, some changes in the law are being considered.

Crook County gets new K-9 to nip crime

Crook County gets K-9 to nip crime

A brand-new teammate clocked into work at the Crook County Sheriff's Office on Monday. His resume includes a nose for crime and a passion for toys.

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