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Budgeting for Your 4-Legged Family Member
Do you have a 4 legged family member?Many of us have a pet or two and we need to budget for them monthly. However, very few people have any idea how much owning a dog or cat (or other animal) really c...
10/18/17 at 5:38 AM Tips to Keep Pet Expenses Down and Save Money 5/19/17 at 5:41 AM
Holiday Travel Tips With Your Furbaby 12/16/16 at 6:45 AM
I Still Miss Them
It's weird how my mind works sometimes. I may be actively thinking about something else but there's always something going on in the background. It's like my active thoughts stand so large while those...
9/16/17 at 7:40 AM A Long, Healthy Summer 8/6/17 at 10:05 AM
Rural Reflections Christmas Radio 12/26/15 at 8:30 AM
Online Puppy Scams Nip Hopeful Pet Owners
Warmer temperatures often spur would-be pet owners to action. Many, looking for puppies, turn to the internet and type in the dog breed theyre looking for, starting their search for the right pet that...
6/13/17 at 12:35 PM BBB Tips on Buying a Puppy 8/19/16 at 1:26 PM
Cooper Goes for a Run
The time seemed right, but the decision was about spontaneous as a last-second decision to swing through the drive-through for a caramel sundae. On the last Tuesday of May, after putting on some runn...
6/5/17 at 6:43 PM Dogging the Run 5/17/17 at 3:51 AM
The Hustle and Bustle 4/13/17 at 6:47 AM
Our Itsy-Bitsy Mitzie
A little white, black and brown dog entered our lives in September of 2012. She was a gift from Sues family and came to our home wrapped in a little pink baby blanket. She could be held in one hand...
3/11/17 at 8:25 AM Picking Maxie 3/10/14 at 7:32 PM
The Many Names for Mitzie 1/7/14 at 9:39 PM
Pets Unstressing Passengers
Arguably, Los Angeles International Airportis one of the moststressful places in the country. Why not? LAX is the third busiest airport in theU.S. and seventh busiest in theworld, serving almost 75 mi...
1/25/17 at 10:31 AM Raise Your Paws 3/12/15 at 7:26 AM
The Dogs Thank You, The Cats Thank You & I Thank You 4/5/14 at 6:46 AM
Some Good News on Patches, the Dog With the Broken Leg
FARGO -- On the good news front today ... Homeward Animal Shelter officials say enough money has been raised to cover the cost of leg surgery for Patches the dog. Patches was surrendered to the shel...
1/9/17 at 5:36 PM
Mittens at God’s Door…
Today I lost one of my best friends. He and I had been friends for over 17 years. He first became my friend when I was pregnant with Cheyenne (at the tender age of 39). Today, I look back at what a ...
8/30/16 at 4:55 PM
A rescue dog's story of survival
BEMIDJI, Minn. --The dog with two names curls into a green blanket, still as stone with big brown eyes. His kibble and water fill their bowls to the brim, untouched the last few days, since he arrive...
1/25/16 at 9:29 AM Group ranks ND near bottom in laws protecting pets 12/17/15 at 10:13 AM
Take some responsibility!
My mom called me from the farm one day last week, asking if I wanted a house cat. No, was my quick reply. Why? Well, it appears someone got tired of caring for and feeding their orange tabby, decl...
1/14/16 at 7:45 AM A merry little woof-mess 12/23/11 at 11:00 PM
In the dog house 12/8/10 at 11:09 PM
The Cat That Came Back
Forum reporter Adrian Glass-Moore and I this past week covered the story of Na'vi a local cat who came back to her owner after four months on the run. She was spotted in various locations around Farg...
10/31/15 at 6:58 PM
A Pack With Peppers
by Beth Diane Bradley Every time I take my dogs for a walk these days, Im packing heat. To clarify, were talking pepper spray- and the alleged attacker would be an off-leash dog wanting to pick a fig...
5/10/14 at 8:57 PM
Organized Living Lessons From My Dog
Losing a pet is never an easy thing. Before we lost our dog Rex I had only lost one other pet and I was in college and the world revolved around me at that time so it had little impact on me...
3/25/14 at 11:21 AM
I really respect our veterinarian and how much they care for the well-being of our dog as well as educating us to better take care of him. We have a dog named Dudley and he is a cavachon. He can be...
12/10/13 at 7:25 PM
Dogs Who Survived Puppy Mill Need Families
Many of the dogs rescued from puppy mills have lasting issues. Some of them are health-related, like urinary tract infections, dental problems that have required removal of teeth or worse. Other issu...
11/19/13 at 2:42 PM Possible New Mascot: SpellCat 9/6/13 at 7:49 PM
The Mission: Impossible Episode That Doesn't Work 8/6/13 at 3:17 PM