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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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It's a day for dogs as Brazil ramps up for Carnival

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil is ramping up toward the world's most famous Carnival celebrations and already the dogs have had...

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—-Negative interest rates turn saving, borrowing upside downFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — These are strange times for borrowers and...

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Dead birds posing as cat food confiscated at Dulles airport

CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — A package of tiny dead birds passed off as pet food was confiscated by Customs agents at a Virginia...

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The Latest: ‘Parasite’ wins best picture Academy Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 92nd Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre (all times...

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Judge upholds Maryland ban on pet stores' sale of cats, dogs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit that challenged Maryland's newly enacted ban on the sale...

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Woman apologizes for claiming pet store caused dog's death

FLEMINGTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman whose dog died during a grooming at a PetSmart store in New Jersey is now apologizing for...

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Sick Hawaiian monk seal has infection spread by feral cats

HONOLULU (AP) — A sick Hawaiian monk seal under the care of wildlife scientists is suffering from a parasitic infection often...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Dog sleuths sniff out crop disease hitting citrus trees

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dog detectives might be able to help save ailing citrus groves, research published Monday suggests.Scientists...

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Oklahoma lawmaker wants to make shelter animals the official state pet

OKLAHOMA CITY — Rep. Mark McBride has filed a bill that would designate shelter animals as the state’s official...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Municipal animal shelters need community support

Just over 24,000 animals entered the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter in 2019. Of the total, 20,550 of those were dogs and cats....

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New rules could bump emotional-support animals from planes

The days of passengers bringing their pets on airplanes as emotional-support animals could be ending.The U.S. Department of...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Prescott: Pet coverage has insurers wagging their tails

As the 2020 presidential race heats up, the issue of health insurance will play a prominent, even central, role on the campaign...

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Video: Trapped horse gets help from Oklahoma City firefighters

Oklahoma City firefighters helped rescue a horse that was trapped after falling into an old water well enclosure Thursday...

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A UPS driver started posting dog pictures in 2013. It's now a viral sensation with 1.6M likes

When Sean McCarren started having little four-legged “fans” follow him around on his UPS route, he decided to start taking...

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Bulldog crushed to death by groomer's table, pet owner says

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas woman has said her bulldog was crushed to death by an electric grooming table at a pet store.Vikki...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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Partnerships and collaboration are key to saving animal lives

Looking back on the last decade of animal welfare in Oklahoma City, one thing that clearly stands out is that partnerships and...

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Researchers: Some pet products touted as CBD don't have any

Companies have unleashed hundreds of CBD pet health products accompanied by glowing customer testimonials claiming the cannabis...

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Parrot's chilling 'let me out' cries prompt 911 call, police visit to Florida man's house

“Let me out! Let me out! Ohhh! Ohhh! Ohhh!” When a Florida neighbor heard those chilling cries, the logical next step was to...

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'Christmas miracle': Ohio man shares emotional reunion with dog, Lucy, after 5 months apart

“Not knowing was just the hardest thing – not knowing her condition or where she was.”

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Jordan, Egypt faulted for deaths of US-trained sniffer dogs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bomb-detection dogs sent by the United States to Jordan and Egypt got sick and in some cases died because of...

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California man, pet opossum booted from JetBlue flight, were stranded for days in Texas

It’s not a bird or cat or dog on a plane ... It was an opossum in a pink pet carrier, and she and her owner were stranded in...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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