Pets Oklahoma - Dogs, Cats & More

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Animal shelter sets dog workshops
OKC Animal Welfare and A New Leash on Life are partnering for the Your New Dog Workshops. Read More
Prospective pet owners need to do their homework before adopting
The needs of a pet must be considered when adopting an animal. Read More
Kitties compete at Thunderkatz show
The Thunderkatz Cat Show, an International Cat Association show, was at the State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. Read More
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Oklahoma City-area pet adoption option
Myxer, a friendly 1-year-old, 43-pound pointer mix, is the featured adoptable pet at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter. Read More
Sorry everyone: This scientist says you shouldn't hug your dog
Bad news dog lovers: science is here again, ready to ruin to your day. You know all those doting hugs and cuddles you give to your dog every day? Apparently, your pup hates that. A lot. In an article published earlier this month in Psychology Today, Dr. Stanley Coren, a professor of psychology at the University... Read More
Forget teacup puppies – mini pet pigs are here
Little Teacup Pigs claims to breed the smallest pigs in the world that are the size of French bulldogs when fully grown. And they can be yours for $1,300 - $2,500. Read More
Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Barney, a friendly 1-year-old, 52-pound Labrador mix, is the featured adoptable pet for April 26 at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter. Read More
Heartworm disease is preventable; but it requires action from owners
Heartworm is transmitted through mosquitoes. The disease can cause damage to the muscles, heart failure and blood clots in the lungs, which can kill an animal quickly while stressed or during exercise. Read More
Adopt a pet in Norman
Azura, a 4-year-old, Siamese mix cat, is the featured adoptable pet at Second Chance Animal Sanctuary in Norman. Read More
Japanese people are grooming their dogs into perfect cubes
People are cutting their dogs’ fur into perfect cubes, in the latest dog hairdressing trend to sweep Asia. The eccentric look is all about precision and clean lines as owners painstakingly trim their animals’ fur into perfect squares. It is not known where the inspiration for the trend originated, but the look... Read More
OKC firefighters receive pet resuscitation mask donations
OKC firefighters often respond to fires where pets are rescued and need medical attention due to smoke inhalation. Read More
Extreme racing returns to Remington Park in Oklahoma City
One of Oklahoma City’s annual spring traditions will return Sunday as Remington Park hosts the seventh edition of Extreme Racing. The charity-focused event will feature Remington Park jockeys racing aboard camels, ostriches and zebras. Read More
World's 'oldest dog' dies at 30 in Australia after going to sleep in her basket
Maggie, who was thought to be the world's oldest dog, has died in Australia aged 30 - or 133 in human years. The Kelpie was owned by Victoria dairy farmer Brian McLaren. He told a local newspaper that she died on Sunday night in her basket. "She was 30. She was still going along nicely last week. She was... Read More
Heartworm disease preventable; owners don't always make prevention a priority
A vaccination, microchip and heartworm testing clinic will be held from noon to 4 p.m. April 30 at the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter, 2811 SE 29 St. Read More