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Shelter Urges Animal Lovers To Contact Mich. Lawmaker About Banning Gas Chambers

A local animal shelter is urging the community to contact a state representative about banning gas chambers for euthanizing dogs and cats in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2014

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Michigan Officials Investigate 17 Animal Shelters

Alleged violations range from disposal of dead animals to sanitation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2014

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Study Shows More Pets Making Their Way Into Wills

“Their pets have taken on such a prominent role in their life, they think of them as children.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2014

Cricket the poodle, held by his foster mom, was found abandoned outside in freezing temperatures. Once his matted hair was shaved down, volunteers discovered he had no eyes. (Credit: Almost Home Animal Rescue League/Facebook)

Almost Home Animal Rescue Hosts Special ‘Love Is Blind’ Adoption Event

The event, held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will showcase pets that are often overlooked for adoption.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

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5 Ways To Spice Up Valentine’s Day This Year

Spice up your plans with these five ways to ignite the fire in your relationship this Valentine’s Day

01/19/2014

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Celebrate Holidays Safely With Your Pets

Nothing can spoil good cheer like an emergency visit to a veterinary clinic to save a pet from a not-so-happy holiday disaster.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2013

"Buffy" is looking for her forever home. (credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter)

Urgent Need For Homes For Dogs At Overcrowded Shelter

Every cage is full at the Dearborn Animal Shelter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

Barlow, an adoptable black kitten at the Dearborn Animal Shelter is one of many felines with black coats waiting to find a home.   (credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter )

‘Black Fur-Day’ Special: Black Cats For $2.50

In a twist on the Black Friday theme, the Dearborn Animal Shelter is reducing adoption fees.

CBS Detroit–11/28/2013

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Pet Food Drive Helps Struggling Families Keep Their 4-Legged Friends

The Michigan Humane Society has organized their third annual Holiday Pet Food Drive to help low-income pet owners keep their pets during difficult economic times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

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Keep Pets Safe On Thanksgiving

Turkey bones, chicken bones and ham bones can splinter and cause the intestinal track to become perforated.

CBS Detroit–11/28/2013

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