Make small changes to help cat lose weight

Question: My cat is fat. I know she is uncomfortable and even has trouble grooming herself. How can I help her?

Answer: It is common for indoor cats to be overweight. They don’t have to go out and hunt for their food and they tend to sleep for most of the day. They need very few calories.

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Dog said to be doing well after having leg amputated – Elmira Star-Gazette

 At about 9:30 a.m. Oct. 9, animal control received an anonymous phone call regarding an injured dog that was laying in a yard without shelter or water. Officers arrived at 962 McKinley Place to find a dog in the yard that was very skinny and unable to …

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Shelter served serviceman’s cat

A local woman and her cat have been happily reunited after three and a half years apart and a desperate scramble that nearly made the separation permanent.

Spec. 4 Andrea Jackson, 22, had to leave her cat Olivia behind with her parents in Holland when she was sent by the Army to Fort Hood, Texas, to serve as a military intelligence analyst with the 615th Aviation Support Battalion. She also spent a year in Korea.

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$3000 reward for dog stolen from parked car in South Philadelphia – 6abc.com

A beloved dog was stolen from his owner’s car in a parking lot in South Philadelphia and now a $3,000 reward is being offered to help find the pooch.

Volunteers fanned out in Port Richmond and other locations around the city on Saturday leafleting and talking to people about “Louie,” the missing black Labrador.

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Furry friends show off at Fall Fantasy Dog Show – Great Falls Tribune

 Dogs of all shapes and sizes were on their best behavior Saturday at the third-annual Fall Fantasy Dog Show at F&L Pet Resort in Black Eagle.

Around 20 dogs of more than 12 breeds and a variety of mutts came out for a fundraiser that supports the Great Falls Animal Shelter.

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Cat rescued after four days up tree

A stubborn cat that refused to budge from a tree for four days has been brought down from its lofty perch.

The RSPCA said the black and white cat bolted 40ft up the ash tree in Duffryn, Newport, after being chased by a fellow feline.

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