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September 20, 2017
Pet of the week published Sept. 21
September 20, 2017 - 9:59pm
September 11, 2017
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Pet-store puppies linked to bacterial outbreak among people in 7 states, CDC says
September 11, 2017 - 4:35pm
August 17, 2017
Investigation continues into death of dog
August 17, 2017 - 5:42pm
August 11, 2017
Letter: A heartless way to treat a dog
August 11, 2017 - 9:50pm
August 9, 2017
According to a recent study, U.S. cats' and dogs' consumption of meat and other animal products is a big climate cost. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
July 28, 2017
Tribune file photo
Dogs at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar remain under quarantine after a case of canine influenza was confirmed at the shelter earlier this month. The quarantine, expected to last at least three weeks, is nearing the end of its second week. Twenty dogs are affected.
Dog quarantine continues at Hawk Creek Shelter in Willmar
July 28, 2017 - 7:52am
July 20, 2017
Pet of the week for July 20
July 20, 2017 - 12:35pm
July 17, 2017
Donations sought to defray shelter expenses
July 17, 2017 - 10:07pm
Anne Polta / Tribune
Dogs at Hawk Creek Animal Shelter are under quarantine and dog adoptions have been suspended after canine influenza was confirmed at the Willmar shelter late last week.
Update: Dog flu outbreak hits Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar
July 17, 2017 - 6:27pm
Canine flu confirmed at Hawk Creek Shelter; 20 dogs under quarantine
July 17, 2017 - 11:32am
July 12, 2017
Val Anderson operates Dashing Dog Bakery & Pawtique that features handmade gifts for pets and people. David Samson / Forum News Service
Glyndon couple turns loss of beloved pet into 'Dachshing' business
July 12, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 2, 2017
Tammy Swift, columnist
Swift: It's a hard walk life for this dog owner
July 2, 2017 - 7:41am
June 28, 2017
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Pet of the week posted June 28, 2017
June 28, 2017 - 9:02pm
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In this undated family photo, Ron Olson pets one of the family dogs Coco as a cat, Rafty, sits in the background. Ron died in November, and a $50,000 donation has been made from his estate to the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar.
Donation from animal lover to benefit homeless pets
June 28, 2017 - 6:11am
June 27, 2017
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Minnesota fat: State tops list among highest percentage of overweight cats, dogs, report says
June 27, 2017 - 1:51pm
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