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August 15, 2016
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
The latest issue of Live it! Magazine is now available for viewing online here. In this issue we take a look at the changing roles pets play...
August 15, 2016 - 2:39pm
August 9, 2016
Citing morale, productivity, rising number of employers allowing pets at work
Charlie is an ideal colleague. He's energetic, knows how to handle bullies and has serious people skills. His work mostly entails riding on a...
August 9, 2016 - 9:19am
July 2, 2016
New trailer helps Humane Society with disaster preparedness
WILLMAR—They hope they won't have to use it anytime soon. But if a disaster strikes, the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties...
July 2, 2016 - 12:08am
August 24, 2015
Willmar animal shelter can assist pet owners with donated pet food from its food shelf
WILLMAR — When families cannot afford food, many turn to a food shelf. If pets go hungry, they have an outlet, too.
August 24, 2015 - 12:58am
July 18, 2015
Neighbor dogs tag along when Willmar girl gets lost in rural Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO — Dogs are not only man’s best friends, they can be a little girl’s special friends, too.
July 18, 2015 - 12:50am
July 16, 2015
Dog lovers celebrate Dog Park Day in Willmar, develop ideas
WILLMAR — Dog lovers gathered at Lions Park to celebrate Dog Park Day and to plot fundraising strategies to fill Willmar’s new canine home...
July 16, 2015 - 12:34am
June 19, 2015
Puppies seized from owners amid allegations of abuse
MONTEVIDEO — Two pet owners reportedly face pending animal abuse charges after law enforcement seized eight puppies from a Montevideo residence...
June 19, 2015 - 12:04pm
April 18, 2015
Take your dog to college today in Willmar
Ridgewater College's VTA/PAS Chip ‘n’ Dip is from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the college in Willmar. The semi-annual dog wash ($10 to $15...
April 18, 2015 - 12:03am
April 4, 2015
Company offers chance to ‘rent’ a bunny as test run for pet ownership
BLOOMINGTON — Before someone commits to life with a rabbit, a test run might be a good idea.
April 4, 2015 - 9:30am
November 28, 2014
Dangerous chemical killed Willmar woman’s dog but source of the pesticide is unknown
WILLMAR — Sheila Quinn rushed her Jack Russell terrier, Leinie, to the vet one evening in October after he started uncontrollably shaking....
November 28, 2014 - 11:41pm
July 11, 2014
Unintended consequences: Change to safer formula of rodent poisons may be unexpectedly deadly for dogs
WILLMAR — A new form of rodent poison, aimed at reducing the health risk to children, pets and wildlife, is appearing on store shelves nationwide...
July 11, 2014 - 11:30pm
May 6, 2014
Missing for six hours, 3-year-old found safe with family dog
COOPERSTOWN, N.D. – A 3-year-old missing for nearly six hours Monday was discovered safe -- thanks in part to the family dog -- after an hours-long air, foot, bloodhound, horseback and ATV search. Griggs County Sheriff Robert Hook said the boy’s parents, Courtney...
May 6, 2014 - 1:18pm
October 25, 2013
FDA issues proposed rule to improve food safety for animals
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it is issuing a proposed rule aimed at improving the safety of food for animals and pets. The rule would require companies that make animal feed and pet food sold in the United States to identify potential hazards...
October 25, 2013 - 10:00am
October 23, 2013
FDA says 580 pets have died from jerky-caused illness
(Reuters) - The Food and Drug Administration has turned to pet owners for help in an ongoing investigation into jerky products, most made in China, that have killed nearly 600 dogs and cats. Since 2007, roughly 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have fallen ill - and more than 580 have died...
October 23, 2013 - 3:49pm
August 27, 2013
Don't forget to keep pets safe from heat
WILLMAR -- The local animal shelter reminds pet owners to keep their animals safe from the extreme heat this week. Bobbie Bauman, operations director at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar, recommends plenty of shade, fresh water and less activity for outdoor pets. In an emailed...
August 27, 2013 - 1:24pm