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September 19, 2016
 Lauralee Tupa (right), executive director of Circle of Friends, rewards Herclues with some neck scratching after veterinary technician, Amanda Pinkerton microchipped him.
Chip fetches dogs: When pets get lost, microchips and tags can help them find their way home
September 19, 2016 - 10:26am
September 3, 2016
Walter, a Golden Retriever, lies in a MRI scanner at a neurology clinic in Budapest, Hungary, February 9, 2014. Picture taken February 9, 2014. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
Dogs use same parts of brain to process speech as humans
September 3, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 24, 2016
A tiger named Laziz stands in its enclosure before it is taken out of Gaza by Four Paws International, at a zoo in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 23, 2016.  REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
'Worst zoo in the world' now history
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
July 26, 2016
Lainey Koch, 3, of Dickinson, gets ready to give Pinky the Cat a hug at the Pet Education Project event at the Dickinson Area Public Library on Tuesday morning. Around 30 kids showed up to the event to learn about how to care for animals. Erica Falbaum, the founder of the Pet Education Project, read her book PEP! Squad to the children. The book discusses the five steps to having a healthy and happy pet.  (Press Photo by Sydney Mook)play button
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
July 26, 2016 - 9:15pm
May 12, 2016
Michael Gabrielson, a consultant of the Humane Society of the United States, gives a presentation to local law enforcement on animal cruelty at the North Dakota Highway Patrol on May 12. (Press Photo by Sydney Mook)
Law enforcement learn about animal cruelty
May 12, 2016 - 9:42pm
December 16, 2015
ND ranks near bottom in laws penalizing animal cruelty, including those linked to domestic violence
December 16, 2015 - 10:49pm
September 24, 2015
Woman shares stunning details of encounter with cougar hit by pickup
September 24, 2015 - 4:01pm
September 16, 2015

Volunteer veterinarian Patricia Andrade inspects kittens with another veterinarian at a property evacuated and partially burnt by the Valley Fire in Hidden Valley Lake, California Tuesday. (Reuters Photo)
As California fire rages, volunteers search for wounded, sick animals
September 16, 2015 - 9:11pm
August 27, 2015
Sam DeMarais, forester with the Fargo Park District, shows damage to trees done by beavers in Lemke Park in Fargo in this undated photo. (FNS Photo by Carrie Snyder)
Fargo park officials open to beaver control without killing, but no deal set yet
August 27, 2015 - 10:21pm
May 29, 2015
Clover Praus, 36, of Dickinson, right, is the owner of her new Circle C Ranch Supply, which provides animal health supplies for cattle, horses, dogs and cats. She also sells horse feed, bedding and western-style gift items and plans to branch into other product areas, too. The business is located near Stockmen’s Livestock Exchange. (Press Photo by Virginia Grantier)
For the health of it: Vet assistant, horse-crazy trainer opens animal health supplies store
May 29, 2015 - 11:15pm
April 28, 2015
Kim Wills, animal control officer for the Dickinson City Pound, holds adoptable cat Max Friday at the new shelter, just off of Energy Drive. Wills says animals “are good therapy.” (Nadya Faulx/The Dickinson Press)play button
New city shelter facility allows for additional animal care
April 28, 2015 - 1:11am
April 24, 2015
Baumgarten: Start ‘em while they’re young
April 24, 2015 - 8:24pm
April 11, 2015
Luke Rodenbough, of Blaisdell, and Staci Moore, of Dickinson, sit with their dog, 13-month-old golden retriever Bailey, on the steps outside of their Dickinson apartment building on Wednesday. They reunited with Bailey on Monday after the dog went missing Jan. 27 near Parshall. (Dustin Monke/The Dickinson Press)
Dickinson couple reunites with lost golden retriever 2 months after she went missing in Oil Patch
April 11, 2015 - 3:00am
March 23, 2015
4 Luv of Dog Rescue photo
Dog recovering after being found with stab wounds; case under investigation
March 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
March 8, 2015
Daniele Dockter, president of Paradise on the Prairie, stands with just a few of the dozen or so birds she cares for at her home north of Beach. The animal sanctuary began two years ago with two macaws and has grown into a haven for birds across the region. (Press Photo by Nadya Faulx)play button
Birds of Paradise: Beach rescue a haven for animals in need
March 8, 2015 - 1:54pm