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5 Fearless Dog Breeds

Some dogs will face down a cougar or rush into a burning building to save a child. Others will duck and hide when threatened. Yes, there are small, yappy dogs that wonít run from a fight, but they lac…

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Why Electronic Dog Fences Fail You & Your Pet

Some dog owners have considered using electronic dog fences to keep dogs confined in front yards or unfenced backyards. But fences like these have a number of drawbacks that are both inhumane to the a…

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Kissed by a Pit Challenge Raises Money for Animal Rescue

Did the ice bucket challenge whet your appetite for charitable stunts? If you love dogs, you might just like the Kissed by a Pit Challenge! The snuggliest challenge yet. Dog Park Publishing, a …

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What to Do If You See a Dog Locked in a Hot Car

Most animal lovers know itís not safe to leave a pet in the car when it is warm outside. When itís 80 degrees outside, the temperature inside a car can reach 99 degrees in just 10 minutes, according…

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Paris Hilton Purchases World’s Tiniest Pomeranian Worth $13,000

No stranger to small dogs, Paris Hilton recently added a petite Pomeranian to her canine household. At five months old, he is just 4.5 inches tall and only more than one inch off the ground. She chang…

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Sanctuary Offers Refuge to Rescued Farm Animals

How much do you know about the farm animals providing your eggs, milk and meat? Do you know how they live or what their personalities are like? Unfortunately, many people don't know much about the f…

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Animal Rights Advocates Outraged Over Dog Tattoos

It's a growing trend -- people decorating their dogs with tattoos.†The specialty practice stems from an offshoot of pet care that began when dog owners sought to transform their pets into a panda or o…

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The Real History of Pit Bulls Might Surprise You

Pit bulls have a reputation as brutal fighting dogs that attack without warning, and it is completely unfair. Learn how pit bulls went from being the family dog to being feared. Every time I read a…

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Mr. G & Jellybean Are Unlikely Friends (Video)

Mr. G wouldn't eat or move from his stall until he was reunited with his best friend, Jellybean. They lived for years together, neglected. When they were finally rescued, they were unfortunately sep…

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More Than 100 Cats Dumped at Marin Humane Society

In the period of 18 months, someone dropped off more than 100 kittens and cats at the Marin Humane Society, just north of the Golden Gate Bridge in the San Francisco Bay Area. All four drop-offs in a …

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