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November 5, 2010
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete at state horse, dog shows
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
Pet store joins downtown group
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 17, 2010
Dog obedience classes to help humane shelter
September 17, 2010 - 12:00am
August 27, 2010
Humane society offers 5K/10K run, dog walk and kids' run
August 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 18, 2010
Double the love for cats at Lakes Area Humane Society
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
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The core of Vicenta Pages' (above) tiger troupe has been together for nearly five years, and each animal came under her tutelage as a 14 or 15 month old cub. Their tricks are varied and numerous, from rolling over and laying down, to jumping hurdles and giving "high fives."
Shrine Circus to perform two shows July 16
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Hunting Retriever Club to host event for area hunters and dogs
May 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 2, 2010
State veterinarian encourages pet owners to vaccinate their animals
May 2, 2010 - 10:06am
February 17, 2010
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A Jack Russell terrier puppy named Jack and his owner, Eddie Reif, participated in a recent dog obedience class.
Dog obedience training classes start February 22
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
County holds off on paying for spaying pets - for now
February 12, 2010 - 12:05am
January 13, 2010
Council supports plan to tame cat, dog problem
January 13, 2010 - 12:05am
October 7, 2009
Amanda Schmidt and Crystal Bosek
4-H students strike purple at State Fair
October 7, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2009
Titan is one of the sanctuary's success stories. Rescued from a Minnesota breeding operation 10 miles from Sandstone where he was starving, he has gained nearly 300 pounds. His brother Tango was euthanized when he mauled and killed the breeder in 2006. Both Titan and his companion Lilly, rescued from a former Park Rapids doctor's exotic animal farm in Otter Tail County, have lingering health problems associated with their poor diets and neglect. Last week the pair, which have lived in adjoining cages sin...
Minnesota wild cat sanctuary is home to neglected, mistreated
August 20, 2009 - 3:31pm
July 24, 2009
Contributed photo by Karin Anderson
Close encounters of the natural kind
July 24, 2009 - 12:05am
July 22, 2009
Commissioner Hugoson urges USDA to reshape animal identification discussion
July 22, 2009 - 12:00am