Cat-neutering plan could get trial in metro area – Wausau Daily Herald

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Cat-neutering plan could get trial in metro area
Wausau Daily Herald
The group, Community Cat Action Team, hopes to convince local leaders to allow pilot programs within the two municipalities. Under their proposal, volunteers would trap strays; kittens and adoptable cats would be put up for adoption, as they are now

 

 

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Gazing Into Those Puppy Dog Eyes May Actually Be Good For You

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If you’re a dog owner, this question may have crossed your mind. Does she really love me, or is she just looking at me that way to get a treat? New research out this week in the journal Science may provide some clues. NPR’s Geoff Brumfiel has this report on puppy love.

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Dr. Ian Kupkee demonstrates how to give CPR for your pet

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Hold the pet’s muzzle closed, put your mouth over the nose of a large dog, or the nose and mouth of a small dog or cat. Give four to five quick rescue Breaths – not too deeply, just enough to make the chest rise. Make sure the chest …

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Puppy love: Local woman trains service dogs

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Cathy Powell’s service dog Duffy has changed her life. Now she’s hoping to bring the same blessings to others as she trains eight puppies as future service dogs.

“It’s amazing what a service dog can do — just absolutely amazing,” she says.

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Ten Lessons I Hope Every Pet Owner Learned from the Chicago Canine Influenza Outbreak

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1. Establish a relationship with your veterinarian. When your pet is ill, you want to be able to call your veterinarian and schedule an examination appointment as soon as possible. During this Chicago Canine Influenza crisis, no current Animal Medical Center of Chicago client was ever told that we would not see his/her coughing pet the same day.et sick from spending time …

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Good dog! Pup honored for helping owner with epilepsy

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Channing Seideman of Mount Lookout has epilepsy. But in living an independent life, she also has a defender: a 7-year-old goldendoodle named Georgie.

“She’ll never leave my side. She can go as far as she wants, but she always keeps me in sight,” said Seideman, 21. “I need that comfort. My parents need that comfort. And after I have a seizure, I get to wake up to that fuzzy nose.”

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