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Adopted Puppy Rescues Family from Gas Leak

He may be only three months old, but Hunter, the black and white husky mix is one smart dog. Thanks to his canine smarts, this little dog that had only been adopted two weeks prior, saved the lives of…

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Meet Jock VI: The Newest Ginger Kitten to Fulfill Winston Churchill’s Wish

Winston Churchill had a soft spot for cigars, women and... ginger kittens. On his 88th birthday, one of his secretaries, Jock Colville, gave him a ginger kitten with white paws as a surprise. Churchil…

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Formerly Abused Crossbreed Dog Wins Best Rescue at Crufts (video)

Crufts, The World's Largest Dog Show, is not only about breeds competing for Best in Show. Crufts includes the widely entertaining musical freestyle competition, some of the best agility teams in the …

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The Strangest Things Cats Have Dragged In

A few months ago, Catster Managing Editor Vicky Walker wrote about how her cat brought in a series of baby possums (which, thankfully, all survived the ordeal). We then asked Catster Magazine readers …

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6 Misnamed Dog Breeds

So many dog breeds have obvious name origins. The German shepherd, for instance, traces its roots to Germany; the shih tzu means "lion dog" in Chinese. But that's not always the case. There are plenty…

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How to Deal With a Fearful Dog

Five years ago this month, my dog Mayzie was rescued by Second Chance Animal Rescue in Colorado. At the time, she was approximately two years old and had spent her entire life at the end of a rope in …

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Russian Billionaire Saves Sochi Dogs

As final preparations were being made for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics ugly news trickled-out of this Black Sea resort that thousands of stray dogs would be exterminated before the Games began. Argu…

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7 Ways Your Dog Can Improve Your Life

If you are a dog owner, you already know that owning a canine can enrich your life in numerous ways. Here are but a few... Calming. Having a dog can help you deal better with daily stresses. Dogs c…

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Rescued & Retrained Pit Bull Saves Iraq Veteran’s Life (Video)

"Sergeant Michael Sorensen is still alive. A veteran of the Iraq war, he was blasted by improvised explosive devices (IEDs) four times during his deployments and suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress…

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Woman Joyfully Reunited With Cat After 12 Years

In 2002, Spaz the cat, disappeared. Spaz's owner, Linda Edwards of Las Vegas, searched high and low for her pussycat, posted fliers and called shelters, but to no avail. Spaz had vanished. She k…

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