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Woman’s Effort To Keep Farm Animals Draws Support

A woman’s effort to keep goats, chickens, pot belly pigs and rabbits on her mid-Michigan property is drawing support from online donors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2013

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Detroit River Again Becoming Home To Beaver

There’s new evidence that the Detroit River once again is becoming home to the beaver, according to officials working improve the health of the river.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2013

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Possible Bear Tracks Spotted In Dexter

The last time a bear was seen roaming around Washtenaw County’s Dexter was in 2011. It – or another one – may be back.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

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Gov. Snyder Expected To Sign Bear Cub Bill

A bill that would free up Michigan facilities to let visitors pet and take pictures with bear cubs is headed to Gov. Snyder’s desk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

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Michigan House Approves Bear Cub Handling Bill

An Upper Peninsula ranch may soon allow visitors to pet and take photos with bear cubs again under legislation approved Thursday by the House despite concerns that it could put people at risk of injury and disease.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2013

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‘Kangaroo Dog’ Getting Devices To Help Mobility

A dog that was brought to a Dearborn animal shelter with little more than stubs for front legs is getting new devices to help her mobility.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

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Boy Held After Fire That Killed 10 Horses Is Freed

A teen arrested in connection with a suspicious barn fire near Flint that killed 10 horses has been released.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

Victory (credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter)

Deformed ‘Kangaroo Dog’ Needs $2K Prosthesis

Officials at the Dearborn Animal Shelter say she could be easily taken for a baby kangaroo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2013

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1 Sled Dog Killed, 2 Hurt In UP Crash

A sled dog is dead and two are injured after a pickup truck struck a dog team competing in a race in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2013

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Rescued Kitten Ready For Adoption After Surgeries

A 10-month-old kitten — saved from likely death on the streets after suffering chemical burns to its face — is waiting for a new home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2013