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Where cats are more popular than dogs in the U.S. - and all over the world

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

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

NBC2 News

Lehigh Acres woman found 'not guilty' of animal neglect

A Lehigh Acres woman accused of leaving a dozen dogs in a garage without food or water is innocent.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Lehigh Acres, FL, Lee County, FL, Port Charlotte, FL, Fort Myers, FL

WSOCTV

200 pet rats rescued from apartment

The Humane Society of Greater Dayton said there might even be as many as 300 of the rats - also called "fancy" or "pocket" rats - inside.

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Examiner.com

Police officer fired after shooting family dog in front of 6-year-old child

An Illinois Police Department fired one of their officers on Monday for shooting a family dog in front of their 6 year old daughter.

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ITV

Drone records video of Eastbourne Pier after blaze

A drone has recorded aerial shots of Eastbourne Pier after a third of the historic landmark was destroyed in a huge fire.

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Related Topix: Fire, Dogs

ITV

Tonight: The Truth Behind the Bargain Dog Trade

Puppy business is big business. And with the pet dog population rising by half a million a year, not all come from a responsible source.

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ITV

Ebola: 'Unlikely' to reach Europe says expert

Professor Peter Piot, who helped discover the virus in the 1970s, said the likelihood the epidemic could spread in the UK was "very, very, very low".

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Dogs

101.5 The River

Brian Williams is a Proud Dad

Watch as Brian Williams announces the cast for the live TV production of Peter Pan.

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

Surrey Advertiser

Young girl braves 'choking' smoke to save her pets from flames

The bravery of a nine-year-old girl has been singled out by firefighters after she rescued her pet rabbits from a blaze bellowing 'thick, choking' smoke on Tuesday July 29. Paige Cassie was playing with her brother Lewis, 13, when they spotted a fire erupting in their neighbours' garden and spreading into their own.

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Related Topix: Rabbits, Fire

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Denver doctors who were classmates are on opposite sides of cat declawing debate

The nation's top veterinary organization changed its policy on domestic cat declawing during its recent national convention in Denver, making it clear that the controversial procedure is considered an amputation that should only be a last resort.

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Related Topix: Cats, HIV/AIDS, Health

The Star Online

This little girl has Salmonella Infantis

Elizabeth and Brian Hall with their daughter Amy. According to Elizabeth, doctors have told her that Amy may be five or six before she outgrows the condition.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Gaston, SC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Agriculture, Science, Food and Drug Administration

International Business Times

Miley Cyrus Sleeps Naked with Dogs on Same Bed

Miley Cyrus has posed nearly naked in her latest selfie by covering her modesty with just her hands.

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Related Topix: Miley Cyrus, Pop/Rock, Dogs

KPIC

Tall boys: 'Their hoof is almost the size of my head'

Lead horses Mike and Kelso led the way Wednesday as the Budweiser Clydesdales strut their stuff in the parking lot of Walmart in west Eugene.

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Related Topix: Eugene, OR, Beer, Drink, Horse

Alabama Live

Best dog for kids? Readers offer plenty of choices from their own experience

Last week, I talked with some veterinarians, animal shelter friends and others asking which breed of dog would be best for a family with a baby or young children.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Social Software, Dogs

Keighleynews.co.uk

Keighley News: 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.

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The Orlando Sentinel

'America's Cutest' seeks pets' 'Disney side'

Pets to show 'Disney Side' on "America's Cutest" Animal Planet is searching for pets showing their "Disney Side" for the "America's Cutest" TV show.

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Related Topix: Hamsters, Entertainment

Your Leek Paper

Thousands turn out for this year's Leek & District Show

The showground at Birchall Playing Fields, Leek, was packed on Saturday with people from across the district and wider afield Along with the usual shire horse, pony, dog, horticultural, WI and livestock competitions, there were more than 100 trade stands and marquees, along with some charity stalls.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Staffordshire County, England, Horse

News Post Leader

Horse owners are 'sick' at state of council-owned field

Horse owners in Newbiggin have hit out at the council at the state of paddocks they say are not suitable for their animals.

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IcNetwork

Horse showing world puts on a show at Blaenau Gwent

The Blaenau Gwent Horse and Dog Show attracted more than 130 entries and drew competitors from all over South Wales Competitors and spectators travelled from all over South Wales to a gloriously sunny Cwm for the annual Blaenau Gwent Horse and Dog Show, which attracted more than 130 entries last weekend.

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Related Topix: Blaenau Gwent County, Wales, United Kingdom, Horse

Sulekha.com

Why Fishes Make Good Pets

My friend who is in New York appreciated my blogs on pets and suggested I write about fishes as pets; she had a small fish aquarium and felt that fishes were the most ideal pet especially for those that had small children.

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Related Topix: Hamsters, Ferrets, Fish, Home Gardening, Home, Birds

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