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Dear Valentine: A Dog's Love Letter to His Person
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Dear Valentine: A Dog's Love Letter to His Person

Dear Valentine, There are so many things in my life that I love. Dog food, dog biscuits, stuff in the trash can, smelly spots in the backyard, sunny spots on the living room floor, my box full of toys, your socks, the middle of your bed, chasing squirrels, long walks, the fire hydrant at the end of our road, hanging my head out of the car window….

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The Irreverent Vet Speaks out on “Does Your Dog Need the H3N8 Dog Flu Vaccine?”

The canine flu virus has been around for a few years. Actually, the virus received national media attention after Dr. Crawford and his colleagues published an article in the September 26, 2005 edition of Science Magazine entitled “Transmission of Equine Influenza Virus to Dogs”. The virus was brought to the forefront of Internet and national news in 2009 when it was discovered that the virus was causing illness and death in dogs at Florida Greyhound tracks and spreading to other dogs across the country.
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Pets That Scare People - Real Stories

We asked people in a poll, “Has your pet ever scared you?” Almost 80% said yes and about half of them say they were scared badly. They wrote several stories that we would like to share with you. Some are VERY funny. WE hope you enjoy. Mary wrote: “This happened many years ago when I was about 14 or 15.
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Maximillian - A True Companion

From the distance, you spot each other. Your eyes meet, and then they lock. Ahhh! An instant connection. You just know that there will be a bond between the two of you…a lasting bond…for life. This is exactly what happened to Thomas David of New York City, NY, when he first laid his eyes onto a lone puppy.
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Katrina's Canine Heroes

Dogs are so wonderful for a cuddle, a scratch and some sloppy dog kisses, but sometimes they are also our saviors. Our dogs protect their family, their homes and it's not usual to hear stories about dogs that have saved their owners' lives. It's amazing though, how our canine friends can come through under pressure, even in the worst of times.
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The “Vision Thing” According to a Veterinary Ophthalmologist

Dr. Noelle McNabb talks about her lifelong interest and how it makes for a rewarding career. Dr. Noelle McNabb, a veterinary ophthalmologist at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston, has been interested in vision almost as far back as she can recall. She was in second grade when she learned that she needed corrective lenses.
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One Poodle's Amazing Fight For Life

Almost a year has passed since John Gould, a litigation consultant, got the late-night telephone call he hoped would never come. Earlier that evening his family's three-year-old miniature poodle, Ginger, had scooted out the door when the house cleaners came, ran into the street and was hit by a car. He had rushed the dog into Boston, to Angell Memorial Animal Hospital, where veterinarian Ann Marie Manning, a specialist in emergency and critical-care medicine, hurried Ginger into the Intensive Care Unit.
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My Angel… Heaven Sent

You are now about to meet Pastor Kim Rapczak of Pittsburgh, PA and her dog Angel. Their story will lift you up and warm your heart. “Angel” was a six-month-old black and white shaggy puppy when Pastor Rapczak first met her. Actually, she and her friend had gone to the shelter “just to look.” Well, as things often happen, she came home with a puppy, Angel.
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Dear Valentine: A Dog's Love Letter to His Person

Dear Valentine, There are so many things in my life that I love. Dog food, dog biscuits, stuff in the trash can, smelly spots in the backyard, sunny spots on the living room floor, my box full of toys, your socks, the middle of your bed, chasing squirrels, long walks, the fire hydrant at the end of our road, hanging my head out of the car window….
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Golden Girl's Creature Comforts

Born in Oak Park, Ill., on Jan. 17, 1922, Betty White (a sensitive and sympathetic Capricorn), was a pet magnet from day one. These days, the accomplished actor, comedienne (who is well-known for her work on the “Mary Tyler Moore Show” and “The Golden Girls”), is a devout pet lover and big fan of Morris Animal Foundation.
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