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Dogs

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Service Dogs Provide Independence For People Suffering From Epilepsy

Most think service dogs only help the blind.

04/07/2014

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Growing Number Of Dogs Killed Along Jeannette Train Tracks

Some dog owners are worried about their pet’s safety in a neighborhood in Jeannette, Westmoreland County.

03/25/2014

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Women Accused Of Stealing Puppy In Court

The two women accused of stealing a puppy from the Animal Rescue League earlier this month were in court today for a hearing.

02/20/2014

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Most Dogs Are Overweight, So What’s A Pet Owner To Do?

We’re not the only ones packing on the pounds – our pets are overweight too.

02/20/2014

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Surveillance Video Helps Police Track Down Puppy Snatchers

A puppy stolen from the Animal Rescue League earlier this week has been found.

02/14/2014

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New Self-Serve Dog Wash Lets Owners Pamper Their Pooches

Snow, salt and slush combine to make a dog very dirty.

02/10/2014

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5 Animals Rescued In Dogfighting Raid Being Rehabilitated In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh continues to play a big role in the battle to stop dogfighting rings across the country.

02/01/2014

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6 Animals Abandoned On Wexford Road In Sub-Zero Temperatures

On the coldest night of the year, a Good Samaritan from Wexford couldn’t believe what she saw, right in front of her eyes, someone decided to abandon six animals.

01/08/2014

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Police Remind Public To Care For Pets In Cold Weather

It’s so cold that state police are warning that troopers will file criminal charges against anyone who fails to provide shelter for their pets.

01/06/2014

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Animal Friends Rescues 55 Cats & Dogs As Part Of Annual Event

A total of 55 cats and dogs were greeted at Animal Friends today ending 2013 much differently than they were supposed to.

12/31/2013

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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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Rescued Dogs From Virginia To Get Veterinary Checks

Volunteers from a local group jumped into action this weekend to save nearly three dozen dogs from a shelter in Virginia.

11/18/2013

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Local Volunteers Organize Mission To Rescue Puppies Set To Be Euthanized

A plane carrying 30 special passengers landed in Pittsburgh Saturday night, and they’re all headed to new homes.

11/16/2013

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Five Forbidden Foods You Shouldn’t Feed Your Furry Friends

We know we’re not supposed to feed our dogs table scraps but so many of us do it anyway, but there are five specific things you really need to be concerned about, some even veterinarians didn’t know about until recently.

11/08/2013

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Vets Issue Warning About Increased Tick Population

Right now, ticks are enjoying a fall resurgence of substantial proportions and local vets have their hands full and pet owners need to be on the alert.

10/22/2013

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