Animals

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Furry Tails: Pittsburgh Athletes & Their Pets

Professional athletes are surrounded by many people. So who can they count on as a true friend? Man’s best friend, of course! Here are some furry friends to those who wear Pittsburgh black and gold.

08/15/2015

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Man’s Best Friend: 6 Furry Friends To Pittsburgh Athletes

Crazed fans, hangers-on, entourages, managers, agents, trainers. Professional athletes are surrounded by many people. So who can they count on as a true friend? Man’s best friend, of course!

08/13/2015

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Zoo’s New “The Islands” Exhibit Finally Ready To Start Welcoming Visitors

The newest exhibit at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium will soon be ready for visitors.

06/26/2015

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Influx In Animals Has Beaver Co. Shelter Pleading For Help, Donations

The Beaver County Humane Society is in urgent need of donations.
This month, dozens of animals were dropped off at the shelter – many more than they’re used to caring for. And it’s hitting them financially.

06/21/2015

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Warty Pigs Arrive In Pittsburgh For New Zoo Exhibit

The pig population has increased from zero to three, at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.

06/04/2015

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Fire Rips Through Indiana County Pet Store

Firefighters rushed to the scene of a fire at a pet store in Indiana County early Thursday morning.

05/28/2015

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“Patriotic Pups” Brings Veterans And Pit Bulls Together

The Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is launching programs to help veterans.

05/25/2015

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Animal Rescue League Seeking Volunteers For Wildlife Center

The Animal Rescue League is looking for volunteers to help in their wildlife center.

05/19/2015

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Eager Dog Lovers Join Lottery To Adopt Rescued Yorkies

A staggering 18 Yorkies were rescued on the North Side last week.

05/11/2015

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What To Do If A Dog Attacks

For many people, simply avoiding a dog that looks and sounds ferocious would seem easy enough.

05/01/2015

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Furry Tails: Pet Supply Collection At Penguins Game

Are you an animal lover? What about a Pittsburgh Penguins fan?

03/21/2015

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Eagle Egg Expected To Hatch In Coming Days

All eyes are on the Hays Bald Eagle nest!

03/21/2015

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City Poised To Reconsider Rules As Woman Tries To Start Goat Grazing Business

Would you consider hiring a herd of goats to eat your weeds?

03/20/2015

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Police Confiscate Dozens Of Animal Mounts, Guns From Washington Co. Home

Authorities have confiscated dozens of animal mounts, as well as two-dozen guns, from an Oakdale man.

02/27/2015

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National Aviary Hosts Online Auction To Name Penguin Chick

It’s a girl! And you can pay to name her.

02/26/2015

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