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Mutts & Meows live and silent auction to benefit Free to Live Animal Sanctuary
The annual Mutts & Meows live and silent auction to benefit Free to Live Animal Sanctuary will begin at 6 p.m. Friday in the Nigh University Center Ballrooms at the University of Central Oklahoma. Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims
GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation's largest canine blood banks are mistreated, but the non-profit that runs the Southern California facility says the retired racing greyhounds are well-cared for and save other dogs' lives. People for the Ethical Treatment of... Read More
OKC Animal Welfare participates in adopt-a-shelter dog month
Oklahoma City Animal Welfare is participating in adopt-a-shelter dog month with a “Dogtober” celebration Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
Celebrate ‘Dogtober’ with half-price dog adoptions this month
Dog adoptions are $30 during October at Oklahoma City Animal Welfare, 2811 SE 29. Read More
Therapy dogs can spread superbugs to kids, hospital finds
NEW YORK (AP) — Therapy dogs can bring more than joy and comfort to hospitalized kids. They can also bring stubborn germs. Doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore were suspicious that the dogs might pose an infection risk to patients with weakened immune systems. So they conducted some tests when Pippi,... Read More
Delta Air Lines partners with startup to improve pet travel
ATLANTA (AP) — Delta is partnering with a pet travel pod startup, as it changes its prices and policy for transporting passengers' animal companions, the airline announced Tuesday. Delta Air Lines Inc. struck a long-term partnership with CarePod, saying the Singapore-based startup will help it carry and monitor... Read More
Man determined to walk again after blood infection from dog
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin man who lost his hands, feet and parts of his arms and legs to a rare blood infection transmitted by dog saliva was praised by his doctors Tuesday for his positive outlook and determination to walk again with prosthetics. Greg Manteufel, 48, was discharged two weeks ago from the... Read More
Hair of the Dog event to provide veterinary care for pets of people who need assistance
The fourth annual Hair of the Dog — Oktoberfest will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in east downtown Norman. Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 1, 2018: See the exhibit ‘Where They Went: A Photographic History of Oklahoma Animals' at the Oklahoma History Center
See the new photographic exhibit “‘Where They Went’: A Photographic History of Oklahoma Animals” at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive. Read More
Dog deaths after grooming documented, but link uncertain
Over the past decade 47 dogs have died across the U.S. during grooming, or within days of showing signs of ill health after grooming, at the nation's leading pet retailer, a New Jersey news organization reports, though what the numbers mean is uncertain. NJ.com said that its count is based on reports by PetSmart... Read More
A dog's life: Uno, beagle who wowed Westminster, dies at 13
Every dog might have its day, but not many ever had a night like this. Cheered on by a roaring, packed crowd at Madison Square Garden, the playful beagle responded like a true champ. "Ah-roo!" Uno bayed that evening, a decade ago. "Ah-roo!" Uno, who became perhaps the most popular pooch to step into a dog show... Read More
AP PHOTOS: Survivor, Lucky and other pets get help in floods
NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A bedraggled kitten in North Carolina got a new nickname — "Survivor" — when it was pulled with its owner from floodwaters unleashed by Florence. That wasn't the only weary animal needing help getting to high ground as rain-swollen rivers inundated highways and neighborhoods across the... Read More

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