Once an abused puppy, new police dog finds important job on UC Berkeley campus

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Meadow fox finds a mate

It is the “dead of winter” or so the sobriquet for that time of the year goes.  It is the time when the trees stand as gray skeletons and the piercing winds come questing down from the arctic and the … Continue reading

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TEEN FINDS UNIQUE WAYS TO HELP HOMELESS CATS

Inspired by her late grandparents’ love of animals, one teenager in Illinois is finding innovative ways to help her local cat rescue. Sabrina Hoagland’s grandparents, Diann and Butch Hoagland, were passionate about giving back to the community and, like Sabrina, … Continue reading

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Researchers finds a new health risk: lima beans

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SHELTER CAT FINDS LOVING HOME AT ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY

A little kitten named Mia has become a big presence at an assisted living facility in Kalamazoo, Mich. According to MLive, Mia is the resident therapy cat at Tendercare of Westwood and gets involved in all aspects of the residents’ … Continue reading

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Skin Exposure Contributes To Skin Allergies, Study Finds

Skin Exposure Contributes To Skin Allergies, Study Finds The researchers found that skin exposure to food allergens increased the level of "sensitization" which makes the skin more reactive to an antigen. This increases with repeated exposure. Previous studies have established … Continue reading

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An Injured Pup Finds Comfort (and Transit) in a Friend’s Jaws

How do you get around the city if you break your leg and can’t travel under your own power? For one small puppy from Chongqing, China, the solution was easy: Hitch a ride with a friend, just like the rest … Continue reading

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Jade the German Shepherd finds abandoned newborn baby

Jade and her owner, Roger Wilday, were walking through a park in Birmingham, England when 9-year-old Jade who had been running off leash suddenly stopped and refused to move from the spot until Wilday came to investigate. There he discovered … Continue reading

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Houdini the dog escapes shelter, finds new forever home

Border Collies and Poodles are supposed to be the smartest dogs, but Australian Shepherds must not have been in class on the day of the test. A 5-year-old Australian Shepherd dog in Colorado decided to stop waiting around the humane … Continue reading

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