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'Don't shoot': pet parrot's words may be used in Michigan murder trial
A Michigan prosecutor is considering whether the words of a pet parrot could be used to try the woman accused of killing his owner.   Bud, a 19-year-old African grey parrot, has been repeating the phrase “don’t fucking shoot” ever since his owner, Martin Duram, was shot multiple times and killed in Sand... Read More
Pet adoptions are available
EDMOND — If you're looking to add to your household, take a trip to the Edmond Animal Shelter at 2424 Old Timbers Drive. “Our shelter is designed for people to come in and get acquainted with an animal, spend some time with them,” Animal Services Supervisor Nicki Smith said. “We encourage people to bring... Read More
Something to bark about
EDMOND — The Edmond Dog Park offers canine residents companionship and exercise opportunities, with the added benefit of a social setting for their owners. “It's a great place for dogs to roam and run and be social with other dogs, and humans can be social as well and might strike up some friendships,” said... Read More
Food Does Not Equal Love
Too much food and treats can cause a pet to overeat and gain weight. Read More
Dogs are a great source of comfort after a tragedy — here's why
On the Monday after the Orlando mass shooting, 12 specially trained golden retrievers arrived in Florida to do what they do best: provide comfort. he dogs are part of the  K-9 Comfort Dog Team , a program run by the  Lutheran Church Charities  that now has 130 dogs in 23 states across the country.... Read More
Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.
Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
Adopt a pet in Norman
Fairfax, a 3-year-old, rag doll mix cat, is the featured adoptable pet at Second Chance Animal Sanctuary in Norman. Read More
Cats and owners gather for regional show in Oklahoma City
The Gulf Shore Region Cat Show was held Saturday and Sunday at the Centennial Building at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. Read More
Rescue Rundown: Keeping your pets cool during summer
Temperatures are holding steady in the 90s these days in Oklahoma. It should go without saying that leaving animals in cars or in hot conditions outside is a very bad idea. Abby Wolfe with the Central Oklahoma Humane Society advised the game plan for animals differs from humans in the summer. "The rules around... Read More
Purr-fect competition
The Cat Fancier' Association Gulf Shore Regional cat show was at the Centennial building at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. Read More
Adopt a pet in Norman
Daisy, a shepherd/husky mix, is the featured adoptable pet at Norman Animal Welfare. Read More
Oklahoma City-area adopt a pet
Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
Humane Society seeks homes for dozens of Chihuahuas rescued from hoarding house in Oklahoma
More than 50 Chihuahuas rescued from a local hoarding house this month are being cared for at the Tulsa Humane Society, and about half are ready for adoption. City officials contacted the Humane Society early this month after learning of a woman in north Tulsa whose home was overrun with dogs, said Gina Gardner,... Read More
Three OSU veterinary grads focus on global, public safety
Many pet owners know their local veterinarian has an impact on animal health. However, few of these people realize the significant impact veterinarians have on global health and safety — including the health of people, the environment and even food safety. Three recent Oklahoma State University Center for... Read More