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Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
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No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
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STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
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November 18, 2016
City pound closed because of cat virus
The city's pound is currently shut down to citizens as they combat feline distemper, which has killed a few of the cats. The pound has been closed...
November 18, 2016 - 8:39pm
July 1, 2016
Keeping pets safe during the Fourth of July
Fireworks will illuminate the sky on Monday night. People will stand outside and watch excitedly to see the bursts of color ignite the sky. For...
July 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
March 12, 2016
Old or new, cat photography lives on in greeting cards in downtown Fargo shops
FARGO -- Most customers don't think much about the unique line of black-and-white greeting cards. But every now and then, someone can't get enough...
March 12, 2016 - 10:00am
December 16, 2015
Owner who abandoned 29 cats in apartment sentenced for animal cruelty
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grand Forks man was sentenced this week to 15 days in jail for animal cruelty after leaving 29 cats in a Grand Forks apartment. Billy Ray Hackler, 57, pleaded guilty Monday in Grand Forks Municipal Court to a Class B misdemeanor charge of cruelty to animals...
December 16, 2015 - 10:46pm
October 1, 2013
Karen Foster: The cat's meow
I know that a graduate student at Cornell has studied the meows of cats, both domesticated and captive. In that study, the researcher determined it's solely the sound of the meow and not its content that is appealing to humans, that humans' reactions artificially select cat's behavior....
October 1, 2013 - 12:00am
June 16, 2013
'Crazy cat ladies': Dickinson family cares for feral cats; vets advocate spay/neuter program
Nikki Simonson and her daughters, Destiny Simonson, 13, and Daisy Dockter, 7, have been taking care of neighborhood stray cats at their north...
June 16, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Woman advocates for more time between rabies shots
HAWLEY, Minn. -- Jane Anderson believes too many veterinarians are not following the recommendations for rabies vaccinations, which costs pet owners money and risks the health of cats and dogs. Anderson said she first became aware of the issue when she moved here about six years...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 14, 2013
Devils Lake leaders to mull new pet laws
GRAND FORKS -- Devils Lake city leaders hope there won't be much growling Monday as they begin a public discussion on new laws that place more restrictions on pet owners. "We really didn't have any teeth in the ordinance. People filed complaints.
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
April 9, 2013
Farmers, ranchers welcome: Cattlemen's Supply LLC opens in downtown Dickinson
Dickinson-area farmers and ranchers have a new place to get supplies to take care of their cattle, horses and even pick up a treat for their...
April 9, 2013 - 12:00am
June 22, 2012
Letter: Not the cats' fault they are homeless
This is in response to Richard Schuhrke's letter in the Wednesday Dickinson Press. Through no fault of their own the feral cats became homeless because they were born from pets which were dumped or abandoned. So blame the people responsible for dumping or abandoning the cats, not...
June 22, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
ND group has proposal to deal with animal cruelty
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- A group is proposing an alternative to a ballot initiative that aims to strengthen North Dakota's penalties for animal cruelty. North Dakotans for Responsible Animal Care has officials from groups representing farmers and ranchers, veterinarians, animal shelters...
June 14, 2012 - 12:40pm
April 25, 2012
Belfield man the target of harrasing letters about killing cats
A Belfield man is once again the target of several anonymous letters claiming he is a cat killer, Stark County law enforcement said Tuesday. Officials have not found proof to support this, and the author may face criminal charges for harassment and slander. This has happened twice...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
PD works on way to get lost animals home
Dickinson residents who have lost their pets can now check the pound from home. The Dickinson Police Department recently added a link to its Web site to make this possible. The link takes users to a page that displays color photos of pets at the pound along with the breed, sex,...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am