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Oh Rats! Woman Gets Debilitating Spasms, but Pet Rat Senses Them

From ABC News

Dani Moore of Hesperia, Calif., owes much of what she can do in her life to a rat. 311 more words


We're living in a society, people: Animals on planes edition

NBC Chicago: There’s an increasing likelihood that your next seatmate could be a dog — or a cat — or a turtle — or a chicken or a pig or even a kangaroo – and there’s really not much you can do about it.

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Lessons From My Furry Friend

So I have a dog. In September, I will have had her for two years. I adopted her from a rescue ranch who saved her from being euthanized at a shelter. 434 more words


Meet Luna

This is my year and 8 month old German Shepard/Belgium Malinois shadow. Because of her almost all black coat my boyfriend and I decided to name her Luna. 331 more words


Social media helps veteran visiting Utah reunite with missing service dog

SALT LAKE CITY – A veteran is thanking the people of Salt Lake City Sunday night for reuniting him with his service dog.

Joshua Aikens lives in Colorado but was visiting Utah for a Bees game when his dog, Buell, slipped from her collar and ran away. 125 more words


Parenting As a Trigger

I’ve written about triggers and how important it is to find them and avoid them so we can avoid the next looming episode. I just had my daughter and her fiancée over for dinner and to give them a few directions on training their puppy. 436 more words


Using animals to help build confidence

Service animals have taken on a new challenge by helping more people in different ways. Service animals have a history with helping the blind, PTSD victims, police and, as of recently, the mentally ill. 757 more words