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Why Spay or Neuter Your Pet?

Spaying and neutering is one of the greatest gifts you can provide your pet, your family and your community. These routine medical procedures not only reduce the number of animals who enter shelters, but they may also prevent medical and behavioral problems from developing in a cat or dog. This allows your pet to lead a longer, healthier and happier life.

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YWCA opens domestic violence shelter to pets

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Clark County YWCA has received a $5,600 grant to convert a domestic violence shelter into a pet-friendly haven for victims.

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Florida man fighting to keep pizza-loving alligator

A Florida man is fighting to keep his pet alligator, Gwendolyn, whom he has owned for 47 years.

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Grant to HSCO funds new 'Traveling Tails' van

The Humane Society of Central Oregon has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its animal transport program, Traveling Tails.

Rudi reunited with owner

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Happy reunion: Dog swept down canal found 3 days later

Three days of searching for a dog who slipped into an irrigation canal and was swept away at Smith Rock State Park ended happily Sunday with Rudi found in good shape and reunited with his owner, the Pet Evacuation Team reported.

(img1)A Bend girl uses a support pig to helps with ADHD

Bend girl enjoys support pig's company

You’ve heard of service or support dogs -- but what about support pigs? Pearl is a support pig who is helping her owner Brit Oliphant get through some of the tougher parts of having ADHD.

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Cats, the ultimate weapon in public health

Nevin McCown knows he works a job most guys would envy, so as head brewer at Empirical Brewing, he never minded staying late to close up shop -- with one exception.

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Redmond police rescue fawn stuck in fence

Last Friday, Redmond police officers responded to a report of a fawn caught in a fence off Highway 97. They helped free the fawn from the fence, and she's now being cared for at Wildside Rehabilitation.

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Poll: NW residents more likely to help dogs in distress than drivers

 During these dog days of summer, a new poll from PEMCO Insurance reveals that Northwest residents are more likely to help a canine cooped up in a car than they are to lend a hand to a fellow driver in distress.

Man takes dog on road trip

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Man gives his dying dog a trip of a lifetime

It was the worst possible news you could get about your best buddy.

Bone cancer, so a leg is amputated. But it gets worse. The cancer's spread to the lungs. Now it's a terminal condition.

So what do you do?

Robert Kugler decide to take his best friend -...

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Why Spay or Neuter Your Pet?

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Spaying and neutering is one of the greatest gifts you can provide your pet, your family and your community. These routine medical procedures not only reduce the number of animals who enter shelters, but they may also prevent medical and behavioral problems from developing in a cat or dog. This allows your pet to lead a longer, healthier and happier life.

YWCA opens domestic violence shelter to pets

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VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Clark County YWCA has received a $5,600 grant to convert a domestic violence shelter into a pet-friendly haven for victims.

Grant to HSCO funds new 'Traveling Tails' van

Humane Society of Central Oregon logo

The Humane Society of Central Oregon has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its animal transport program, Traveling Tails.

Happy reunion: Dog swept down canal found 3 days later

Rudi reunited with owner

Pet Evacuation Team

Three days of searching for a dog who slipped into an irrigation canal and was swept away at Smith Rock State Park ended happily Sunday with Rudi found in good shape and reunited with his owner, the Pet Evacuation Team reported.

Bend girl enjoys support pig's company

(img1)A Bend girl uses a support pig to helps with ADHD

You’ve heard of service or support dogs -- but what about support pigs? Pearl is a support pig who is helping her owner Brit Oliphant get through some of the tougher parts of having ADHD.

Redmond police rescue fawn stuck in fence

Redmond police rescue fawn

Last Friday, Redmond police officers responded to a report of a fawn caught in a fence off Highway 97. They helped free the fawn from the fence, and she's now being cared for at Wildside Rehabilitation.

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