Obese Dog Fed Nothing but Fast Food is on Road to Recovery

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“We have an expression: food is not love,” Ham says. “Most of what your pet wants from you is affection and attention.”
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Dog Trained to Detect Cancer with 88% Accuracy

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“Having a technique with which to do these things with a higher degree of certainty would be a tremendous advance in thyroid cancer,” he said.
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Will a Dog’s Kisses Cure Athlete’s Foot?

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It’s handy to know some of these potentially life-saving tips!
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Arthritic Dog Leaps Off of Bed After Having Soap Under the Sheet

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It’s handy to know some of these potentially life-saving tips!
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Dog with Damaged Leg from Trap Needs Foster Family

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“I can think of three times I’ve heard of similar situations in my 25 years with the department”, Reeves said.
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Purina Slapped with Lawsuit for Dog Poisoning Death

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Predictably, Purina representatives call the lawsuit “baseless,” and snivel that the company is “the subject of social media-driven misinformation.”
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Hope for Paws Rescues Dog from Water Treatment Plant

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“Though Mufasa was frightened to be rescued, he quickly embraced the second chance he was being given.”
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Inmates of Donovan Prison put to Work Training Service Dogs

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“They say a dog is a man’s best friend, and they’re not wrong about that,” said David Mix, an inmate at Donovan.
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Vet Removes an Eleven-Pound Tumor from Dog

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“This is a great example of why it is so important to see your veterinarian regularly and at the first sign of trouble,” said Dr. Kyle Kerstetter.
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Dog With two Legs Rescued near Los Angeles

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He’s described as a six-year old male, found uninjured in Highland, California. Oh yeah, he also only has two legs!
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Hit and Run Dog Rescued by Good Samaritan

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“I know people probably think that’s a lot of money for a dog, but then I think about it and if it were my dog, I would spend what I could if he was healthy and willing to live.”
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Neglected Dog in UK has life Saved and Avoids Euthanasia

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“It is heart-breaking to see a dog that has been so obviously neglected. Despite all he has been through he is just full of life and loves everyone he meets….”
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A Veteran Fights to Save his Service Dog

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“It’s time for me to come to her aid,” said James. James served in the Middle East in both the late 90’s and in Afghanistan after 9/11.
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$20K Reward Offered by NY ASPCA for Info on Abuser

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“This dog was deprived of food and water, then discarded on a city curb as if it were garbage,” ASPCA President Matt Bershadker said in an interview.
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Nearly Hairless dog Dumped at Local cat Shelter

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“I’ve never seen a dog more in need of help, and I’ve done this for 20 years,” said shelter founder Lois Lanius.
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Update: Dog Who Wandered into Garage Looking for Help Needs Help Again

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Ruger gained some weight but when veterinarians ran additional tests, they discovered the dog suffered from a tumor on his pituitary gland.
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Man Arrested After Dropping Severely Emaciated at Local Shelter

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“I received a Facebook message from someone who knows Mr. Colson who said they were concerned for the dog and they asked if I would take the dog,” said Jackson.
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Police Request Help from Public in Abuse Case

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People with information are asked to call animal services at 1-619-767-2740, or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-580-8477.
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Petco removes dog and cat treats made in China from website and shelves

Petco has removed cat and dog treats made in China from its website and store shelves

Pet supplies retailer Petco announced on Monday that it has removed all cat and dog treats made in China from its website and store shelves.
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UPDATE: Rescued Bait Dog gets $10K for Medical Bills

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Galante wrote, “We are now looking at blood transfusions, and several more surgeries. I have no earthly clue how much this dog will cost our small rescue.”
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