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Dallas PawFest Showcases Dog and Cat Videos, Portion of Proceeds Will Go to Rescues

Dallas PawFest Showcases Dog and Cat Videos, Portion of Proceeds Will Go to Rescues

Samantha Schwab
Aug 17, 2018

Image via Cat Video Festival/Facebook Video curator Will Braden will be hosting the Dallas VideoFest PawFest on Thursday, August 23, at The Texas Theater to showcase short cat and dog videos packaged as a full-length movie. A portion...
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Clear the Shelters Campaign Helps Shelter Pets Find Forever Homes

Clear the Shelters Campaign Helps Shelter Pets Find Forever Homes

Kendall Curley
Aug 16, 2018

According to the ASPCA, around 6.5 million animals pass through the doors of US animal shelters every year. And while there are approximately 3.2 million shelter animals adopted each year, there is still a very large gap between the two numbers. To...
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Scientist Found a Prehistoric Horse in Siberia That Is 40000 Old

Scientist Found a Prehistoric Horse in Siberia That Is 40000 Old

Lindsay Schencker
Aug 16, 2018

Photo viaThe Siberian Times According to the Siberian Times, scientists found a completely preserved prehistoric horse in the Batagai depression—a tadpole-shaped crater in the Yakutia region of Siberia. They believe he was about...
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Community Cat Garden Gives Feral Cats a Second Chance at Life

Community Cat Garden Gives Feral Cats a Second Chance at Life

Kendall Curley
Aug 15, 2018

Image via nevenm/Shutterstock In Milpitas, California, a humane society has launched a unique program to help give feral cats a second chance at life, and potentially, adoption. The Humane Society of Silicon Valley (HSSV) has a...
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Special Needs Students Paired With Rescue Dogs Training to be Service Animals

Special Needs Students Paired With Rescue Dogs Training to be Service Animals

Samantha Schwab
Aug 14, 2018

Image via Kids and Canines/Facebook The Kids and Canines program at Tampa’s Dorothy Thomas School pairs students with special needs with service animals in training--an initiative that provides an invaluable learning experience...
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New York Rangers Welcome Autism Service Dog Named Ranger to the Team

New York Rangers Welcome Autism Service Dog Named Ranger to the Team

Lauren Bronston
Aug 13, 2018

Image via nyrangerspup/Instagram Meet the newest addition to the New York Rangers hockey team—a 6-month-old Labrador Retriever puppy named Ranger. It was announced on August 7 that the yellow lab would join the NHL team for a year...
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