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A salute to the presidents’ pets
While Presidents Day is a time to reflect on the nation's leaders over the past 229 years, it's also an opportunity to recall the hundreds of animals that have shared lodgings with most of the 45 U.S. presidents. And in some cases, these unelected residents tracking through 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. were probably... Read More
Oklahoma woman arrested on 123 animal cruelty complaints, accused of hoarding animals
Authorities found 106 dogs, seven cats, four chickens and six other birds at Marjorie Rosa Satterfield's residence, according to a probable cause affidavit. Read More
Dog foods pulled from shelves nationwide after investigation finds euthanasia drug
WASHINGTON (ABC7) — Retailers pulled at least 31 varieties of dog food off the shelves nationwide after a months-long investigation found the euthanasia drug, pentobarbital. After releasing the results of lab tests that identified the drug, the FDA launched an investigation. And now, just days later, Smucker’s,... Read More
Lonely library dog now has many wanting to read him a story
Sting the library dog found himself sitting all alone one night last week at the White Bear Lake Library. MINNEAPOLIS — A reading therapy dog from Minnesota now has a following from across the country. And he has Facebook to thank for it. Sting spends many evenings at the local Library having kids read to... Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
110 dogs, 1 cat at risk of euthanization in Oklahoma fly to safety in Oregon
An Oklahoma non-profit organization chartered a 5 ½-hour flight Saturday to transport 110 dogs and one cat to Oregon. Read More
Viral video has dogs everywhere attempting 'egg challenge'
This viral dog challenge is sweeping the world, with all sorts of breeds getting involved. Read More
Dog rescued in Oklahoma now a search-and-rescue pro in Colorado
Warrior was adopted by neighbors around Owen Park who eventually got the dog medical treatment and a second-chance at life through the Mountain Pet Rescue program that pairs Oklahoma rescue dogs with Colorado adoption families. Warrior was a stray dog that loved to go on “walkabouts” around Owen Park. No... Read More
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options
Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options. Read More
Shelters statewide aim to eliminate barriers to safety with on-site pet programs
Oklahoma City’s YWCA joined a growing number of shelters statewide that are installing kennels to accommodate domestic violence victims who are unwilling or unable to leave their pets. Read More
A woman tried to bring an emotional-support peacock on a United flight, and it reveals a growing crisis for airlines
United said the peacock did not meet the airline's guidelines for weight and size. Read More
Magic show to benefit Norman animal rescue groups
'The Magic of Rob Lake — Benefiting Friends For Folks & Norman Animal Welfare' will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 and 10 at the Nancy O’Brian Center for the Performing Arts, 1801 Stubbeman Ave. Read More