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Fourth fireworks spark Bend shelter's busiest week

The noise and bright lights of fireworks delight humans, but can terrify our companion animals.  The week surrounding the Fourth of July is the Humane Society of Central Oregon’s busiest week of the year.

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4 dangerous dogs identified under new Baker City law

BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) — A city in northeast Oregon is identifying dangerous dogs under an ordinance put in place last year as a result of the mauling death of a 5-year-old boy.

Pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix wins title at California event

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Meet the world's ugliest dog

Quasi Modo, a short-spined mixed-breed dog from Florida, was named the world's ugliest dog Friday for epitomizing "excellence in ugliness."

The 10-year-old pit bull-Dutch shepherd mix won the dubious title from a pool of 27 underdogs at the annual Wo...

Glenn and Buzz

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Blind dog and his 'guide dog' seek new home

People from all over the world are seeking to adopt Glenn and Buzz -- a blind Jack Russell terrier and his "seeing eye dog" best friend.

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Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

Deschutes County SO seeks owners of found goat, pony

The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office is seeking the owners of a goat found earlier this month south of Sunriver and a pony found Wednesday in northeast Bend.

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Dogs in hot cars can be deadly - but not always illegal

With temperatures soaring toward  the triple digits, leaving your dog in a car can be deadly -- but according to Oregon law, it's not necessarily illegal.

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Heat wave prompts warnings for people, pets

A heat wave settling into Oregon in coming days has prompted a number of warnings, tip sheets and advice from agencies on how to beat the heat, stay cool and be safe.

Klamath County cat seizures

Klamath County Sheriff's Office

Owner of 98 seized cats sues county over search warrant

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A Chiloquin man has filed suit against Klamath County after authorities seized his 98 cats, which he says were taken without due process.

Klamath County cat seizures

Klamath County Sheriff's Office

Nearly 100 rescued Chiloquin cats go to Portland shelter

Nearly 100 cats rescued from neglect at a home in Chiloquin last week were due to arrive Monday afternoon at the Oregon Humane Society in Portland.

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Grant to fund spay/neuter for 75 La Pine pit bulls, mixes

Bend Spay+Neuter Project is pleased to have received a $3,375 grant from Best Friends Animal Society for its new La Pine Pit Bull program to help save the lives of pit bull terrier-like dogs in our community.

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Fourth fireworks spark Bend shelter's busiest week

Fourth of July MGN graphic

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The noise and bright lights of fireworks delight humans, but can terrify our companion animals.  The week surrounding the Fourth of July is the Humane Society of Central Oregon’s busiest week of the year.

4 dangerous dogs identified under new Baker City law

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BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) — A city in northeast Oregon is identifying dangerous dogs under an ordinance put in place last year as a result of the mauling death of a 5-year-old boy.

Deschutes County SO seeks owners of found goat, pony

Found goat pony

Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office is seeking the owners of a goat found earlier this month south of Sunriver and a pony found Wednesday in northeast Bend.

Dogs in hot cars can be deadly - but not always illegal

Leaving dogs in hot cars legal

With temperatures soaring toward  the triple digits, leaving your dog in a car can be deadly -- but according to Oregon law, it's not necessarily illegal.

Heat wave prompts warnings for people, pets

Heat wave generic MGN

A heat wave settling into Oregon in coming days has prompted a number of warnings, tip sheets and advice from agencies on how to beat the heat, stay cool and be safe.

Owner of 98 seized cats sues county over search warrant

Klamath County cat seizures

Klamath County Sheriff's Office

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A Chiloquin man has filed suit against Klamath County after authorities seized his 98 cats, which he says were taken without due process.

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