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Cat Tales: Peetie Wheatstraw & Furry Lewis

Age: 1.5 years, DOB: 8/11/15. Gender: Both male. Breed: Peetie Wheatstraw: Siamese, Furry Lewis: Orange Tabby. Size: Large. Condition: Both neutered, current on vaccinations, healthy. Peetie Wheatstraw and Furry Lewis are from the same litter and are a bonded pair. They play, eat, sleep and get into mischief together and must be adopted together to […]

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Features Uncategorized US & World

Animal Euthanasia: Humane or Not?

Humans have the opportunity to die a peaceful death. What about mammals that do not give consent to peaceful (and sometimes violent) death? The oldest elephant in North America, Packy, died on February 8. The euthanasia of Packy created some questions about whether the planned-death process is humane for animals. Dogs and cats are the […]

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Cat Tales

Cat Tales: Bosch

Bosch Age: 2 years old Gender: Male Breed: American Shorthair, tuxedo Size: Medium Condition: Neutered, up to vaccines, healthy Bosch is one of the sweetest, most cuddly cats to exist. This sweetheart loves attention, pets, and lots of cuddly. Bosch can usually be found cuddled up in his favorite squishy bed, but he is always […]

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Op-Ed

Adopt, Don’t Shop!

Every year, 2.7 million adoptable dogs and cats are euthanized in the United States. This number could decrease dramatically if more people decided to adopt their pets rather than buying them from local pet stores. Taking in a loving animal not only saves their life but opens up room in the shelters for more animals […]