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Family inspires Oklahoma teacher's dedication to education, service
Deer Creek Middle School teacher Leif Francel has done volunteer work around the globe, and his sister Elise is following his footsteps. Read More
Oklahoma City metro-area briefs
Oklahoma City metro-area briefs for July 23. Read More
Schumer: Let pharmacies fill pet prescriptions
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says pet owners could save millions of dollars on prescriptions for their animals if they could buy the drugs at ordinary pharmacies. The New York Democrat says Sunday that he's working with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut on legislation that would... Read More
Adopt a pet: Norman
Adopt a pet: Two look-alike kittens named Ying and Yang are the adoptable pets of the week at Norman Animal Welfare. Read More
Achievers: Oklahoma City metro-area achievers
Achievers: Oklahoma City metro-area achievers for July 19. Read More
Correction: Pets-Sweet Dog Suites story
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story July 16 about pet suites being offered in some of its new homes, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of home communities being built by Standard Pacific Homes. It is 190, not 27. The story also reported erroneously the starting price of the homes. They start at $1.3... Read More
KOCO: Bull terrier who wouldn't leave dead owner finds new home
Following an outpouring of public support and dozens of phone calls offering to adopt him, Little Man, a bull terrier, has found a new home, reports KOCO. Quannah Flowers is the daughter of Ronnie Ward, whose body was found near NE 36th Street and Sooner Road on July 11, and, after attending Ward's funeral on... Read More
Animals are inspiration for art class in Norman
The Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History in Norman held a children’s art class focusing on animals. Read More
Oklahoma City metro-area pet adoptions
Oklahoma City metro-area pet adoptions Read More
Deaf therapy dog provides unconditional love to sick, disabled in Oklahoma
Owner Billy Thomas takes his second therapy dog, Whiskey, to interact with clients at several Oklahoma City-area organizations dedicated to children and adults with disabilities and illnesses. Read More
Science meets ceremony in UK's royal swan count
WINDSOR, England (AP) — The white, long-necked swan gliding along the River Thames looks serene, but his life is full of danger. If the sharp-toothed mink don't get him or his brood, then floods, fish hooks or hooligans with air rifles might. Fortunately, he has a powerful ally — Queen Elizabeth II. One of... Read More
Rooting for the Underdogs: Oklahoma pair start new animal rescue group
Oklahoma City-area residents Meike Parker and Jared White have started The Underdogs Rescue Inc., an organization that seeks to reunite lost pets with their owners and to find caring homes for abandoned animals. Read More
Hot week in forecast for western Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregonians are bracing for hot weather, with temperatures forecast to reach well into the 90s next week, even topping 100 in southern areas of the state. Retailers on Saturday reported strong demand for hot-weather supplies like fans and air conditioners. Several counties opened cooling... Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City metro-area pet adoptions
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City metro-area pet adoptions for July 12. Read More
Miranda Lambert on Rescuing Dogs
It’s no secret that Miranda Lambert loves dogs. But she doesn’t go to the pet store to pick one out or seek out the most prestigious breeds. Instead, the songstress finds dogs that need to be rescued, whether they’re on the side of the road, at the shelter … or at the Sonic drive-thru according to... Read More