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Sheltie-mix puppies Brownie and Brandy are ready to play! (WWJ Photo/S.L. Stoddart)

Happy National Pet Day! Survey Reveals Most Popular Pet Names In Detroit, Michigan

Some people say they’re like family and other think they’re actually better than humans. That’s right, we’re talking about our beloved pets.

04/11/2015

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Veterinarians Report Outbreak Of Highly Contagious Dog Flu

What should pet owners look out for?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2015

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Making Your Own Dog Food — Is It A Good Idea?

There are things to consider before preparing homemade food for your pooch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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You’re Invited: Annual ‘Blessing Of The Pets’, Sunday In Detroit

Dozens of pet owners from across the state are expected to turn out Sunday for the annual “Blessing of the Pets” at Historic Trinity Lutheran Church.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

Bloomfield Hills veterinarian, Dr. Corey Gut poses for a photo with her book about dealing with loss of a family pet titled "Being Brave for Bailey" at the CBS Radio studio in Southfield, Mich. on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Veterinarian’s Book Aims To Help Children Cope With The Loss Of A Pet

Dealing with the loss of a loved-one can be tough, but what about when that loved-one is a pet?

09/24/2014

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6 Tips For Owning A Dog In Urban Areas

These 6 tips will benefit any dog owner living in the big city! These do’s and don’ts are important to consider for any dog lover.

09/23/2014

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Dog Owners Urge Michigan Lawmakers To End Breed Specific Legislation

“Good owners with good dogs shouldn’t be discriminated against solely on what their dog looks like.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

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It’s Dog Day Afternoon On Michigan Matters As The Detroit Zoo Goes To The Birds

The Detroit Zoo is going to the birds — more specially penguins — as Ron Kagan talked about a new penguin exhibit they are building that will opened by 2015.

08/14/2014

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Fireworks Celebration Not All It’s Cracked Up To Be For Some Pets

This is the time of year that can send terror into the hearts of pets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2014

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Friday Is Take Your Dog To Work Day

“It’s festive, it’s a relaxed day, it’s a heart-opening day,” said Village Green Director of Public Relations Roger Tertocha. “We’re all attached to our pets, this is a chance to share more of your life with your co-workers.”

CBS Detroit–06/20/2014

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