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Veteran and service dog are perfect 6-legged team

After 31 years of dealing with PTSD all alone, veteran John Tipton decided it was time to get help. That help came in the form...

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China city curbs dog walking, bans them in parks, stadiums

BEIJING (AP) — A city in southwestern China has banned dog walking during the daytime and banished the pets entirely from...

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___Amazon goes bicoastal: will open HQs in New York, DC suburbNEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has set its sights on two of the nation's...

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Midwest City to talk large animal ordinance

Midwest City to talk large animal ordinance

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Camels living and thriving in Oklahoma

Camels are living on farms in Oklahoma.

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Correction: Election 2018-House-Iowa-Steve King story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Nov. 6 about the re-election of Iowa Rep. Steve King, The Associated Press reported erroneously...

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Michelle Obama had miscarriage, used IVF to conceive girls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she felt alone after a miscarriage 20 years ago and she and Barack Obama underwent...

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The Latest: Trump brushes off Obama book complaint about him

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Michelle Obama's new book, "Becoming" (all times local):10:25 a.m.President Donald Trump is...

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___Nov. 7The Washington Post on the Democrats' return to...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Macedonia pledges action after girl drowns fleeing dog pack

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's government has pledged to revise legislation on stray animals after a teenage girl drowned...

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Dog shoots man, man survives, defends dog: 'He's a good dog.'

A dog named Charlie shot a man named "Tex" on the way to a jackrabbit hunt in the New Mexico desert. “It went through my ribs...

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Dog's day: Player's pet quarantined on landing in Australia

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — No matter what Lamar Patterson does for the Brisbane Bullets on the basketball court, he can expect...

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OKC Animal Shelter offers free adoptions amid overcrowding

A free adoption day will be held from noon to 5:30 p.m. Saturday to help ease overcrowding at the OKC Animal Shelter, 2811 SE 29.

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Costumed canines converge in OKC

Sunday's Spooky Pooch Parade brought creatures large and quite small to the Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno.

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Pets & People seeks donations for auction

Pets & People Humane Society is collecting tax-deductible items and gift certificates for their Nov. 3 silent auction and...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Community can help prevent animal cruelty

OKC Animal Welfare superintendent says the community shares the responsibility for preventing and reporting animal cruelty.

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Interviews and images: Oklahoma History Center photo exhibit leads into OKC's The Animal Conference

The Oklahoma History Center is eliciting oohs and ahhs with its new exhibit “‘Where They Went’: A Photographic History of...

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All creatures, great and small

On the walls of the Oklahoma History Center, actor Tom Mix poses with his steed Tony “The Wonder Horse,” a group of sailors on...

Reflections on Stan Lee, who marveled a generation

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In the 1960s, Marvel Comics writer and editor Stan Lee was the first to give super-heroes personable flaws, to make their secret identities more relatable to the average reader. It worked phenomenally, and characters such as Spider-Man, Thor, the...

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Mutts & Meows live and silent auction to benefit Free to Live Animal Sanctuary

The annual Mutts & Meows live and silent auction to benefit Free to Live Animal Sanctuary will begin at 6 p.m. Friday in...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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California canine blood bank disputes PETA abuse claims

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — The animal rights group PETA alleges dogs at one of the nation's largest canine blood banks are...

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Help animal shelter celebrate 'Dogtober'

Oklahoma City Animal Welfare is participating in adopt-a-shelter dog month with a “Dogtober” celebration

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Dog adoptions half-price during ‘Dogtober’

Dog adoptions are $30 during October at Oklahoma City Animal Welfare, 2811 SE 29.

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Therapy dogs can spread superbugs to kids, hospital finds

NEW YORK (AP) — Therapy dogs can bring more than joy and comfort to hospitalized kids. They can also bring stubborn...

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Delta Air Lines partners with startup to improve pet travel

ATLANTA (AP) — Delta is partnering with a pet travel pod startup, as it changes its prices and policy for transporting...

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Man determined to walk again after blood infection from dog

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Wisconsin man who lost his hands, feet and parts of his arms and legs to a rare blood infection transmitted...

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Hair of the Dog

The fourth annual Hair of the Dog — Oktoberfest will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in east downtown Norman.

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 1, 2018: See the exhibit ‘Where They Went: A Photographic History of Oklahoma Animals' at the Oklahoma History Center

See the new photographic exhibit “‘Where They Went’: A Photographic History of Oklahoma Animals” at the Oklahoma History...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Dog deaths after grooming documented, but link uncertain

Over the past decade 47 dogs have died across the U.S. during grooming, or within days of showing signs of ill health after...

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A dog's life: Uno, beagle who wowed Westminster, dies at 13

Every dog might have its day, but not many ever had a night like this.Cheered on by a roaring, packed crowd at Madison Square...

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Oklahoma City Animal Welfare winds down busy season, still needs community's help

Oklahoma City Animal Welfare is winding down the busy season but still needs the community's help.

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Kitten named 'Survivor' rescued with owner from Hurricane Florence

He’s the littlest Survivor of Hurricane Florence.

The OK -- The Health Issue

HealthAug 5, 2018

I turned seven in 1968, the youngest of four, but old enough to remember the dinner table disagreements that sometimes grew heated. My dad, a combat veteran of World War II, at that point, still supported America's involvement in Vietnam. My...

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