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March 23, 2017
"Brought these little cuties into rescue today," reads a March 17 social media post from Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue that included this photo. the rescue, run by Keith and Kim Benning, aims to save as many Rolette County's dogs as it can. Submitted photo.
'300 frozen dogs' Facebook post draws attention to ND couple's mission
17 hours 30 min ago
March 21, 2017
Reggie (right) and Theo (left), Labrador retrievers, named America's most popular breed of dog for the 26th consecutive year by the American Kennel Club stand together at a news conference held by the AKC to name the winning breeds in New York City on March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segarplay button
Labrador retriever still top dog in U.S.
March 21, 2017 - 2:23pm
March 7, 2017
Omsin, a 25 year old femal green sea turtle, rests next to a tray of coins that were removed from her stomach after a surgical operation at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand, March 6, 2017. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Veterinarians remove 915 coins from sea turtle
March 7, 2017 - 2:19pm
The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince is seen in this handout picture released by the Domaine de Thoiry (Thoiry zoo and wildlife park) on March 7, 2017. The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince was found dead in his enclosure by his keeper at the Thoiry zoo and wildlife park about 30 miles west of Paris on Tuesday morning after an overnight break-in, the zoo said. Arthus Boutin /Domaine de Thoiry/Handout via REUTERS
White rhino shot dead in French zoo, horn sawn off
March 7, 2017 - 9:56am
February 15, 2017
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France trains eagles to down drones
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 29, 2017
Screen grab from video taken at the Australian Reptile Park of spider milking as part of the country's anti-venom program. Reutersplay button
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 15, 2017
Dr. Kim Brummond, left, helps prepare a cat for a neuter on Thursday morning at West Dakota Veterinary Clinic in Dickinson. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Helping animals of all sizes
January 15, 2017 - 12:16am
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