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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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State briefs for March 16

OKLAHOMA CITY Free and half-price pet adoptions Sunday at OKC Animal Welfare Wear green to OKC Animal Welfare on Sunday for a...

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Disease may be killing California desert bighorn sheep

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California, and biologists...

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___FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashesFor more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration...

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Exhibit explores keen senses, abilities of man's best friend

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Did people domesticate dogs or was it the other way around? And why do these two species seem to think so...

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Musher's journey from feeding sled dogs to winning Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A young Pete Kaiser had the drive to learn about racing sled dogs and the family and community to...

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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:___March 12The Washington Post on President Donald Trump's...

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Wanted: More pastures for West's overpopulated wild horses

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — If you ever wished to gaze at a stomping, snorting, neighing panorama of Western heritage from your...

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Police: Girl walking dog helps find man tied up in car trunk

IRVINGTON, N.J. (AP) — Police say a girl walking her dog heard screams coming from a car trunk and helped rescue a man who had...

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Broken bones from falls on the rise among older dog walkers

Broken bones from falls while dog walking are on the rise among older U.S. adults and hip fractures are among the most common...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Cat that lived 6 years in Alaska general store gets evicted

HOMER, Alaska (AP) — A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is...

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Local business uses anniversary for charitable fundraising opportunity

It’s their birthday, and they’ll donate if they want to. Oklahoma City-based brewery COOP Ale Works is celebrating its 10th...

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Martha Stewart partners with Canadian cannabis firm

No, you're not smoking something. Martha Stewart has entered the fast-growing — but still legally murky — cannabis market.The...

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Sully, George H.W. Bush's dog, starts new job with wounded U.S. service members, veterans

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lifting his thick paw to shake, former President George H.W. Bush’s service dog took an oath to serve at...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Great Dane gives birth to 'never-ending puppies,' 19 to be exact

Cleo, a Great Dane in Arizona, was said to be doing well Monday after giving birth to 19 -- yes, 19 -- puppies over the...

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The Latest: Search is off for missing woman in landslide

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on woman trapped under San Francisco landslide (all times local):6:30 p.m.The San Francisco...

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Video: OKC native Olivia Munn becomes an ambassador for Shelter Pet Project's #AdoptPureLove campaign

Today is National Love Your Pet Day, and Oklahoma City native Olivia Munn is definitely showing the love.

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

Wiggle Out Loud school initiative challenges students to be active

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Students at Edwards Elementary School were the first to participate in the Wiggle Out Loud Schools Program, a new physical activity challenge led by The Children's Hospital Volunteers charity and funded by a grant from Kohl's Cares. "I'm glad...

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Dog reunited with family 101 days after California wildfire

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A dog named Kingston is back with his family 101 days after he jumped out of their truck as they fled a...

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Dog shoots man: German court rules owner not fit for license

BERLIN (AP) — A German court has ruled that a dog owner isn't fit to carry a firearms license after his dog shot him with a...

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Turkmenistan to open vet clinic despite harsh animal views

MOSCOW (AP) — The president of Turkmenistan, a country criticized for allegedly exterminating stray dogs and cats, has ordered...

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State briefs for Feb. 15

OKLAHOMA CITY Vet tech students to hold dog-washing fundraiser Veterinary technology students from Oklahoma State...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Downtown Edmond candy grams offered for a cause

EDMOND — With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, members of the Downtown Edmond Business Association will be offering...

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Dog DNA testing takes off, and generates debate

NEW YORK (AP) — As people peer into DNA for clues to health and heritage, man's best friend is under the microscope,...

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New app lets dog lovers swipe right for perfect pet match

VILNIUS, Lithuania — If the pooch melts your heart, swipe right. Animal lovers in Lithuania have created a mobile application...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Veterinarians revive cat that nearly froze in Montana

KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — Veterinarians in Montana revived a cat named Fluffy that nearly froze to death after being found in a...

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Bloody handprint among evidence in Chinese scholar's case

CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors are building a case, partly on a bloody handprint and the responses of a cadaver-sniffing dog, that...

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New app lets dog lovers swipe right for perfect pet match

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — If the pooch melts your heart, swipe right.Animal lovers in Lithuania have created a mobile...

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Oklahoma: Milo the puppy with wrong-way paws improving

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — A puppy named Milo born with his front paws facing up instead of down has had another procedure as...

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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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Kooiker-huh? An intro to Westminster dog show's new breeds

NEW YORK (AP) — Two new breeds. Sixteen new syllables.The grand basset griffon Vendeen and the Nederlandse kooikerhondje make...

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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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3 ways a new credit card can boost your side job

These days, many of us wear different hats to earn income on the side. You might clock out of one job and into the next as a...

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2 purloined penguins returned to UK zoo; both are fine

LONDON (AP) — Nottinghamshire Police in England have located and returned two purloined penguins missing from a local zoo since...

City council delays vote on First Christian Church designation

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Representatives of First Christian Church promised Tuesday they have no plans to tear down the architectural landmark and do not have any pending deals with buyers that could lead to demolition in the immediate future. Those promises by church...

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