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37 min ago | The Olympian


"BACK TO SCHOOL WITH PRIDE": Little Red Schoolhouse Project and Mixx96.1 will collect school supplies, coats , new socks and underwear, and donations of cash at the corner of State and Washington streets in downtown Olympia from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 15 to help low-income students return to school with the things they need.


Related Topix: Olympia, WA, Guinea Pigs, Lacey, WA, Health Club, Anytime Fitness, Tenino, WA

4 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

Blue-green algae spreading in Lake Erie

The western end of Lake Erie, especially near Toledo, is seeing a lot of algae this year.


Related Topix: Erie, MI, Agriculture, Science, Dogs

9 hrs ago | Metro

9 of the UK's most amazing adventure playgrounds

Sometimes you just want a good adventure park that makes it OK for you to test out the swings too.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Guinea Pigs, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology

13 hrs ago | Bega District News

Just horsing around

THE Far South Coast Dressage Association hosted a weekend of dressage at the Bega Showground over the weekend, riders travelling from as far afield as Cooma, Nimmitabel, Wyndham, Nethercote and Moruya to participate in glorious conditions.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, Horse, World News

17 hrs ago |

Pet-friendly hotels in Northern Michigan

Summertime is the perfect time to enjoy the splendor of Northern Michigan. Unfortunately, it may be difficult for pet owners to relax on the beach knowing their pet is miserable at the kennel.


Related Topix: Dogs, Charlevoix, MI

Mon Jul 28, 2014

101.5 The River

Family Guy/Simpsons Unite

Mary Beth Zolik has been part of morning radio in Toledo for over 25 years. In the fall of 2005, she was inducted into the Ohio Broadcasters Hall of Fame, along with her now happily retired partner, Jack Mitchell.


Related Topix: Dogs, Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA, University of Georgia

Southland Times

Puppy love or crazy cat lady?

Mrs Walters also runs Cavalier Rescue, a volunteer organisation of people passionate about the welfare of the floppy-eared breed.


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Palace Malice leads poll heading into Whitney

Palace Malice, undefeated in four starts this season, tops the NTRA Thoroughbred Poll going into Saturday's Whitney Invitational at Saratoga.


Related Topix: Horse


Wisconsin Valley Fair Starts Tuesday in Wausau

The Wisconsin Valley Fair begins at Marathon Park, located at 1201 Stewart Ave., Wednesday, July 29. Grandstand entertainment is nightly 7:30 p.m. Reserved ticket prices are $25.


Related Topix: Wausau, WI, Horse

The Washington Post

We all know there are only two types of people in the world: cat people and dog people.


Related Topix: Dogs, Sports

Denver Post

Adopting a pet? Suss out the long-term costs before you fall in love

Gregg Balderrama gets sniffed by Santana, a boxer he was visiting for a potential adoption.


Related Topix: Guinea Pigs

Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Linda White with her dog, Doodle, who was caught on a snare

A woman has spoken of her "horror" after her pet dog became trapped in an illegal poacher's snare while she was out walking on a rural footpath.


Related Topix: Dogs

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Dachshunds test their mettle at German Fest derby

In the little smokies division for puppies to 1-year-olds, Ruben, a 1-year-old doxie, gains the lead as the competitors race down the stretch Sunday at the 9th annual Dachshund Derby and costume contest.


Related Topix: Dogs, Brookfield, WI


Ageless ties course record in Royal North win

Lael Stables' Ageless showed her sprinting prowess on turf for the third straight time this season when taking the $142,111 Royal North Stakes in a course-record equaling time on the turf July 27 at Woodbine.


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Daily Kos

Books So Bad They're Good: Possibly Forged Maps and Impossibly Virile Vikings

Oh, don't deny it. You know as well as I do that all of us, every single one, dons disguise whenever we log onto a web site.


Related Topix: Cats

Centre Daily Times

Bits of Business | White House hosts Bellefonte company

It also has hosted Actuated Medical, a Bellefonte company specializing in designing medical devices, for its success in the Small Business Innovation Research Program.


Related Topix: Bellefonte, PA, Medicine, Nursing, State College, PA, Fish

South Wales Argus

it's the Weekend: Family Fun - Try out the attractions at Cantref Adventure Park

Get the whole family involved in an exciting day out at CANTREF ADVENTURE PARK in Brecon this summer as SOPHIE BROWNSON reports.


Related Topix: Powys County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Guinea Pigs, Ferrets, Chinchillas, Monmouthshire County, Wales, Family, Kids

Foxes not so cuddly pets

Angela Abbott hugs Dante, a silver fox that was the first of four foxes she has taken in from people who bought them as pets but decided they didn't want them.


Related Topix: Exotic Pets, Ligonier, IN

Sat Jul 26, 2014

DeKalb County dog owner says police threatened arrest after shooting his dog

A Georgia dog is recovering this weekend, shot by police in it's own yard, 11Alive News reported July 25. Tim Theall almost lost his dog Doctor, a 9-year-old German Shepherd, Thursday evening when a DeKalb police officer shot Doctor.


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Tyler Morning Telegraph

Goodbye Too Soon: Losing Hunting Dog Was Like Losing A Family Member

Steve Knight/Staff Hunters develop a special gond with their bird dogs over the years.


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