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Animals

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Pet Owners Upset Over Delays In Burials, Pet Cemetery Closure

A local woman says she paid for her pet to be laid to rest, but it has yet to do so.

12/03/2013

Muffin (Photo Credit: Lang Family)

Furry Tails: Extended Family

Rosie and Camellia have been so important in my life, but they aren’t the only dogs to touch my heart. Long before I got my very own dog, my extended family introduced me to what it was like to love animals.

12/01/2013

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Furry Tails: On Top Of The World

For me, this time of year is all about love, hope, giving back and giving thanks. So, when a friend found Rupee’s story and suggested I dedicate a Furry Tails’ post to him, I naturally thought it was a great idea.

11/24/2013

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Rescued Horse Dies, Part Of Growing Problem In Westmoreland Co.

Despite the efforts of rescuers, a horse that was found abandoned and was rescued last week has died.

11/18/2013

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Construction Workers Find Box Of Cats Near Dumpster

A couple of construction workers got a big surprise Friday when they found a box next to a dumpster.

11/08/2013

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Horses Headed To Slaughterhouse Find Sanctuary At Local Couple’s Stable

The star of the Pet Expo in Pittsburgh this past weekend was Amie Ealy’s Arabian horse.

11/04/2013

Pet Expo Comes To Pittsburgh

The annual Pet Expo is coming to Pittsburgh this weekend.

11/01/2013

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Police Investigating After 2 Pit Bulls Found In Dumpster

It was in a dumpster in the city’s Lincoln-Lemington section where a woman said she thought she saw two men dump a body wrapped in what looked like a carpet or a blanket.

10/30/2013

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Furry Tails: Lamb Chop & Froggy

Does your pet have a favorite toy? Something he or she carries around the house, plays fetch with, maybe uses as a pillow. It’s probably slobber soaked and smells something awful, but you’d never dream of trying to pry it from the paws of your furry friend.

10/14/2013

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A Guide To The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Without a plan, you might miss out on seeing a new adorable baby gorilla or waving hello to the sunbathing alligator every visitor has grown to know and love. Welcome to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium guide.

09/20/2013

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Pittsburgh Pooches Dog Paddle Through Dormont Pool

The little dogs gathered early in the heat of late summer, for the Labor Day Doggy Dip in the Dormont Pool.

09/02/2013

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Man Cares For Cat Found Burned, Nearly Dead

The cruel actions done to a cat has also brought out the goodness in others, as one man nurses it from the brink of death.

08/27/2013

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Furry Tails: Famous Pets

I’m switching things up a little for this installment of Furry Tails! Instead of personal pet stories, I’m going to combine two of my favorite things – my love of animals with my love of Hollywood.

08/10/2013

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Man Uses Unusual Methods To Shoo Bothersome Geese

Property owners around the nation have struggled to control exploding populations of geese, but a western Pennsylvania man says he’s devised a way to manage them without firing a shot.

08/04/2013

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Furry Tails: Cat Tails

So, I’ll admit it! I’m not a cat person. Don’t get me wrong, I love cats. Got nothing against them. I’ve just never been the proud owner of one.

08/03/2013

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