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September 19, 2016
Chip fetches dogs: When pets get lost, microchips and tags can help them find their way home
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Pets fill multiple roles in the lives of their owners. From furry roommates to cherished friends, pets often are more...
September 19, 2016 - 10:26am
September 3, 2016
Dogs use same parts of brain to process speech as humans
BUDAPEST—"Super, well done," her trainer says, and Maya, a Hungarian golden retriever, happily holds up her left paw, responding to the...
News/Nation and World
September 3, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 24, 2016
'Worst zoo in the world' now history
GAZA—The last survivors of a Gaza zoo, where dozens of animals died of starvation and children petted stuffed carcasses, left on Wednesday...
News/Nation and World
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
July 26, 2016
VIDEO: Kids learn about taking care of pets
Area kids spent their Tuesday morning learning all about how to take care of their pets thanks to a Louisiana-based group that wants all kids...
July 26, 2016 - 9:15pm
May 12, 2016
Law enforcement learn about animal cruelty
Area law enforcement learned how to be better equipped to deal with an animal cruelty call on Thursday. A training held by the Humane Society...
May 12, 2016 - 9:42pm
December 16, 2015
ND ranks near bottom in laws penalizing animal cruelty, including those linked to domestic violence
BISMARCK -- Animals in North Dakota rank among the worst-off in the nation in terms of protection against cruelty, a leading nonprofit said Wednesday. The Animal Legal Defense Fund released its national Rankings Report and found that North Dakota is 46th out of 50 states in legal...
December 16, 2015 - 10:49pm
September 24, 2015
Woman shares stunning details of encounter with cougar hit by pickup
LAWTON, N.D. -- It was dark as Ann Lilleoien drove home Tuesday night from Devils Lake when she thought she saw a deer in the ditch. "I was going 65, but I slowed to 55," she said. "When I got closer, I could see it was a cougar." As she drove along Ramsey County Road 8 about...
September 24, 2015 - 4:01pm
September 16, 2015
As California fire rages, volunteers search for wounded, sick animals
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. — Dr. John Madigan usually works as a professor at the University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. But...
News/Nation and World
September 16, 2015 - 9:11pm
August 27, 2015
Fargo park officials open to beaver control without killing, but no deal set yet
FARGO — Beaver backers hope the Fargo Park District decides to opt for a live-and-let-live strategy when it comes to managing the tree-chomping...
August 27, 2015 - 10:21pm
May 29, 2015
For the health of it: Vet assistant, horse-crazy trainer opens animal health supplies store
Clover Praus grew up working hard and long hours in the family’s small feedlot south of Dickinson. She worked cattle, bottle-fed and raised...
May 29, 2015 - 11:15pm
April 28, 2015
New city shelter facility allows for additional animal care
Kim Wills held an orange-and-white tabby, stroking its head and looking down at the cat admiringly. “I think I am better with animals...
April 28, 2015 - 1:11am
April 24, 2015
Baumgarten: Start ‘em while they’re young
The only thing cuter than seeing baby animals is seeing children react to baby animals. We were all kids once. I had the luck of growing up on a farm. If we couldn’t find a particular species on my family ranch, we would likely find it on my neighbors’ yard. They had chickens,...
April 24, 2015 - 8:24pm
April 11, 2015
Dickinson couple reunites with lost golden retriever 2 months after she went missing in Oil Patch
Bailey can be a handful. A loveable, smiling and prancing handful of soft, golden fur. On Wednesday afternoon, the 13-month-old purebred...
April 11, 2015 - 3:00am
March 23, 2015
Dog recovering after being found with stab wounds; case under investigation
HORACE, N.D. – Cass County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to find the person who stabbed a dog multiple times and left it to die Sunday morning....
News/crime and courts
March 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
March 8, 2015
Birds of Paradise: Beach rescue a haven for animals in need
BEACH — Somewhere along the cold expanse of grey prairie in western North Dakota, there is a place that stands out for being a little warmer,...
March 8, 2015 - 1:54pm