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  • Star-studded TV show to help needy dogs find homes

    The Associated Press -
    Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    Oscar winner Hilary Swank is unleashing some serious star power to help rescue dogs get adopted by families who want to make a difference on Thanksgiving - or those who simply want to watch terriers instead of touchdowns on TV. "Fox's Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular" will...

  • Pet of the week: Padre

    The Gazette -
    Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    Pet of the week Name: Padre Breed: Schnauzer Owner: Robin Hassen-Day Padre's story: Life can bring joy and also unhappiness. My older son at age 32 had passed unexpectedly. I have another son, Mike, who lives in Los Angeles and is very compassionate and supportive. Mike purchased...

  • Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events Nov. 22, 2014

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    ADOPTION FAIRS 9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com. Dreampower - For dogs, cats and small caged pets, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and noon-3:30 p.m. Sunday, PetSmart, 571 N. Academy Blvd.; dreampower.org ,...

  • Power Pet Emergency & Specialty opens state-of-the-art hospital

    By Hannah Blick, PETacular
    Updated: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    Sponsored: Veterinary health care in the Pikes Peak region just keeps getting better. Case in point: Powers Pet Emergency & Specialty (PPERS) opened a brand-new, state-of-the-art facility this summer at 5886 Tutt Blvd. The hospital’s 12,000 square-foot, multi-purpose space is a far...

  • Most popular breed of dog on Colorado's Front Range responsible for most bites

    By BURT HUBBARD 
and JEREMY JOJOLA, Rocky Mountain PBS I-News and 9News -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    Every day along the Front Range, at least eight people are bitten by dogs, according to a six-month investigation by Rocky Mountain PBS I-News and 9News. Officials said the numbers may seem high, but the public should not be surprised. "If a dog has teeth, it has the potential to...

  • El Paso County shelter euthanized more than one pit bull a day in 2013

    By BURT HUBBARD 
and JEREMY JOJOLA Rocky Mountain PBS I-News and 9News -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    The animal shelter serving El Paso County and its cities euthanized more than one pit bull a day last year, making it the most euthanized breed along the Front Range, according to an investigation by Rocky Mountain PBS I-News and 9News. The two news organizations analyzed dog...

  • Give your pet something unexpected over holidays

    Updated: Wed, Nov 19, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pet owners looking to launch the next Internet sensation or just longing for a new view of their dog's dashing and digging won't have to shop for long to find the perfect holiday gift. Wrap up a dog harness that holds GoPro's durable cameras and watch Frisbee fetch,...

  • Kitten rescued from trash can in Pueblo

    KKTV
    Updated: Wed, Nov 19, 2014

    A sanitation worker rescued a kitten from the bottom of a trash can after hearing the tiny cat's distressed cries and searching through a pile of garbage, according to KKTV. Veterinarians at Pueblo Animal Service say when the man brought Ruby to them she was soaking wet,...

  • Man charged with animal cruelty after dozens of cats taken from Colorado Springs-area house

    By Kassondra Cloos kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Nov 18, 2014

    A Security man faces 60 misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty, neglect and mistreatment - one for each of the 60 cats that died on his property or were euthanized shortly after rescue. Dennis Craven, 54, was formally charged on Nov. 5, according to court records. For each of the...

  • Dear Ms. Kitty: Carefully consider diet options for felines

    Published: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    I'm sure you've heard about the "new" grain-free and raw diets that are being touted as the latest, healthiest feeding trends for cats. While there are a wide variety of diet options for your kitty, the best thing you can do is to educate yourself to find a good nutritional choice...

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