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They are feral — wild and possibly dangerous. But they are also scared, hungry and in danger. They get a little help from people who spend hours feeding the stray cats around the city and even trap many in a practice called catch, neuter and...
WASHINGTON—Congress to California: Here’s bit of egg on your face. A bipartisan group of lawmakers failed to kill a provision in the farm bill that blocks California from requiring that eggs imported into the state come from hens who have...
The Humane Society of Harford County has introduced a new way to adopt a fun-loving feline - the "Pick Your Purr-Fect Price" cat adoption program, in which the humane society's intention is to unite even more fabulous felines with new families. Last...
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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday proposed extending tough new protections for chimpanzees in captivity, a shift that would place strict limits on primates' role as human surrogates in biomedical research. In reclassifying chimps as...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A southeastern New Mexico company's plans to convert a cattle plant into a horse slaughterhouse has hit another roadblock, this time over an environmental dispute that the company's attorney blames on the Obama administration...
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Federal officials are declaring victory in their four-decade campaign to rescue the gray wolf, a predator the government once considered a nuisance and tried to exterminate. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on...
WASHINGTON — Congress this year will deal with a host of profound issues: A confrontation over raising the nation's debt limit. Budget battles that will determine whether more cuts are made in government services. And the most ambitious attempt to...
Small Business Development Center of the Eastern Panhandle MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Christina Lundberg, business coach and center manager at the Small Business Development Center of the Eastern Panhandle in Martinsburg, recently was named Minority...
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At a local Broward shelter, cats and dogs were lined up in a hallway today as they awaited their turn to go into the kill room. The same dogs that just a day ago could be seen playing with shelter volunteers were surprisingly quiet as their sixth sense...
Rep. Blaine Leutkemeyer, R-MO, is right that the IRS should not target any charitable organization solely on the basis of its ideology. Yet that's exactly what he's asking the IRS to do in his factually unfounded attacks on The Humane Society of the...
We all want to live safely, including with dogs. With that purpose in mind, we should adopt policies that have succeeded, and avoid ones that failed. Breed-specific regulation did not originate with pit bulls. Long Branch, N.J., banned the Spitz in...
When John and Sara Kanive wanted to find a way to make their Chicago apartment stand out in order to sublet it in March, their solution was right in front of them, wagging his tail. Otis, their Great Dane-German shepherd mix, very obligingly parked...
Tags: Animals, Tribune Company, Rentals, Apartments, Pets
Feb 13, 2013 |Story| HB Independent
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May 17, 2013 |Column| Chicago Tribune
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