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February 5, 2011
Crow Wing County Sheriff's Deputy Sgt. Chad Paulson (left) and Brainerd Police Department officer Joel Reed tried to untangle the harness on a dog sled team that broke free from its owner Friday three miles back on the Paul Bunyan Trail near Brainerd. One of the two passengers was injured when the dog team escaped. She was transported to Essentia Health's St. Joseph's Medical Center in with minor injuries. (AP Photo/Brainerd Dispatch, Steve Kohls)
2 women ejected from runaway dogsled near Brainerd
February 5, 2011 - 9:20am
January 22, 2011
Learning to pick battles that can be won
January 22, 2011 - 12:00am
December 6, 2010
Dr. Kathy Seifert, right, uses a photon resonator on Roxy, a golden retriever. The photon resonator is a light and sound frequency generator that uses the healing power of broad spectrum radio wave harmonics. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Veterinary chiropractic, acupuncture bring relief for ailing pets
December 6, 2010 - 12:00am
September 11, 2010
Annual fox hunt more about the dogs
September 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Valerie, a pit bull available for adoption from the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County's Hawk Creek Animal Shelter, is involved in a new training program the shelter hopes will increase the rate of long-term successful adoptions of pit bulls -- a category that includes Staffordshire and bull terriers. Of the 1,000 or so animals who come through the shelter's doors each year, dogs classified as pit bulls are among the harder ones to place. Valerie is also pictured at top and below left during a walk Frida...
Animal shelter tackles new initiative to improve successful pit bull adoption rate
July 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 23, 2010
Buddy is pictured with Marilyn Modica. Tribune photos by Ron Adams
Therapy dogs at Rice Hospice in Willmar help bring comfort to dying patients
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
June 22, 2010
A group of volunteers and their dogs attend a weekend training so that they can qualify for becoming Therapy Dogs, at a session held on June 18, 2010 at Robbins Island in Willmar, Minnesota.
Therapy Dog Training
June 22, 2010 - 6:01pm
May 6, 2010
Oscar, a mixed-breed puppy, is held Tuesday by his owner, Brenda Valenzuela, during a vaccination clinic at Regency East mobile home park. Hawk Creek Animal Shelter helped organize the community outreach clinic, which offered low-cost pet vaccinations at Willmar's mobile home parks. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
County Humane Society brings low-cost animal vaccination to neighborhood outreach clinics
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 22, 2010
Montevideo Council gives green light to motorcycle run
April 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
More than 20 dogs to be put down in Grand Forks rabies case
April 6, 2010 - 10:00am
March 13, 2010
Dogs protect their territory, no matter what
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am
March 8, 2010
Twins to announce new hot dogs for Target Field
March 8, 2010 - 10:35am
February 6, 2010
Watch dogs don't always know what to watch
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 4, 2010
Kitty, a Shih Tzu, wears a sweater Saturday to stay warm during a walk with Charles Childs from Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar. The Humane Society of Kandiyohi County often sees an increase in phone calls about animal care at this time of year. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Bitter cold of recent winter weather can put outdoor pets, horses at risk
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 12, 2009
Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Carol Nelson, left, of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County, on Friday introduces Sara Sundin and her daughter, Selena, 1, both of Willmar,  to Sally the cat in the kitten room at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar. The Humane Society, which in October moved to its new shelter located at 250 28th St. S.W., has numerous pets available for adoption this holiday season. For more information, call 235-7612 or visit
Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Hi kitty, kitty
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am