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New Helen Woodward Animal Center opens it's doors

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. (July 16, 2019) – It’s finally here! Helen Woodward Animal Center’s brand new pet Adoptions Building opens to the public TOMORROW! Orphan felines and pups are packing their bags and will be ready to hop on-board the first available trolley for a quick ride from the “...
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How hot is too hot?

– A quick stop at a convenience store on a hot day can be deadly for a dog, child, elderly person, or others with medical issues. Your Rancho Coastal Humane Society (RCHS) spokesman John Van Zante once again demonstrated the danger locking himself in a closed vehicle at the shelter at in Encinitas...
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Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7

MORRISTOWN, Ariz. (AP) — Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss expression entertained millions on the internet and spawned hundreds of memes, national television commercials and even a movie, died at age 7. Her owners posted on social media that she experienced complications from a urinary tract infection. "...
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Kelly's Dog Blog — Dog Mom

Happy National Dog Mom's Day (the second Saturday in May), and of course, Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms this Sunday. My husband panicked a bit when I told him about National Dog Mom's Day , as, falling the day before Mother's Day , that gave him one less day to shop for the dogs’ usual Mother'...
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Cute dog asking for food. Maltese, dinner.

What Thanksgiving Scraps Can I Give My Dog?

Know what you can and can't treat your pets with this holiday season.
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Carnival 4 Canines Costume Contest

We sent Kimo and Tammy to Carnival 4 Canines on Sunday to judge one of the cutest, furriest costume contests EVER. Congratulations to all the winners in their respective categories! It was a barking good time!
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Watch this black lab completely entertain himself

If you have a high maintenance dog, you know that sometimes they're like little kids. They need to be entertained all day. Bear is a black lab who's entirely able to entertain himself! When Bear gets bored, he gets creative. I'll bet Bear uses that trampoline more than his owners do! Video of Bear...
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The Paws Spot: National Check the Chip Day

The Paws Spot, Traci Wilkerson Steckel, Traci’s Paws. Guess what today is? It’s Check the Chip Day! And not Fritos, Cheetos or Pringles either, we’re talking microchips for your pets and this is serious business. According to the ASPCA, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal...
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August for Pet Lovers: What's Happening This Month

The Paws Spot Traci Wilkerson Steckel, Traci's Paws Can you believe that August is here!? It’s almost time for the kids to trade in the sun screen for backpacks in preparation for a new school year. Although August might be a time for us to wind down from our summer fun, it’s a pretty busy month...
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