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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Sunny
Sunny is a playful dog who is looking for an active family that will play with her and make sure she gets regular exercise. She is young and is looking for someone who can show her the ropes and teach her to be a good dog. She is crate trained, likes people and would love to have a canine companion.   Home 4 the Holidays Pet Adoption Drive, Nov. 17-Jan. 2 Help the Nevada Humane Society find homes for 1,200 orphaned animals this holiday season....
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Foster Farms
Volunteers open their homes to help shelters prepare animals for adoption
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Join NHS, local celebs to feed pets on Veterans Day
Community leaders and local celebrities will be working to raise money for pets from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at the Claim Jumper restaurant at 4905 S. Virginia St.
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Mia
Although she may be shy when you first meet her, Mia is a sweet, loving kitty once she gets to know you.
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Missing Pet of the Week
Reckless is a spayed female, tricolor Welsh corgi/Pembroke mix. She is estimated to be 8 years old.
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Piper
Piper is a friendly, playful dog who especially likes a game of tag. Since he is a younger dog, he will need a confident, understanding owner willing to show he the ropes. He would enjoy regular walks and hikes and would love to have a canine companion.
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Missing Pet of the Week
This tricolor turtle of unknown age has been at the Washoe County Regional Animal Services shelter since Monday.
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Birds Gone Wild
Bird watching has long been a popular hobby, and while many people trek to remote habitats to see winged spectacles the sights also can be brought into the backyard.
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Frightful friends
Even the ugliest pet somehow becomes cute when it is wearing a Halloween costume.
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Adoptable Pet of the Week Toby
Toby is a quiet, mellow guy just a little over a year old. He is a playful, affectionate cat who likes all people, but would do best in an adult household. He likes being held and carried and would love to snuggle in your arms. Won’t you take Toby home today?
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Missing Pet of the Week
Medusa and is a spayed female, white and tan pit bull terrier. She is estimated to be 2 years and 3 months old. She has been at the shelter since Sept. 28.
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French bulldog book-signing event
Bay Area author to sign copies of her new book on Saturday at Scraps Dog Company
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Chill out
Tips to keep pets safe in the cold outdoors
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Missing Pet of the Week
Sam is a neutered male orange and tabby domestic shorthair. He is estimated to be 7 months old. He has been at the shelter since Friday. Sam’s owner must bring a picture ID (such as a driver’s license) to redeem him. In some cases, additional proof of ownership may be required such as the pet’s picture or registration records. Proof of a current rabies vaccination is required for all dogs, cats and ferrets in the state of Nevada. Reference ID ...
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Adoptable Pet of the Week Angel
Angel is a happy, energetic dog. Since she is young, she would love to have someone show her the ropes. Angel is affectionate and playful and would do well with a playful canine companion. She would be a great buddy to take on a walk, hike or run. Won’t you consider making Angel part of your family today? Halloween Adoption Promotion, Oct. 22 through 31 Adopt adult cats for $25 and adult dogs $45 (4 months and older, excluding specially priced...
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Picking fish is about more than looks
The novice aquarium owner might start their fish search by staring at the fish tanks in a pet store and picking whatever looks interesting. However, local experts said picking the
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Adoptable Pet of the Week Gunther
Gunther is a sweet, easygoing cat. He is an affectionate boy who has lived with adults. Since he is a little bit older, Gunther is easy to please with a soft scratch to his ears and a warm place to nap. Won’t you consider taking Gunther home today?
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Sen. Reid pitches animal welfare package to Senate
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and the Humane Society Legislative Fund expressed appreciation to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., in pushing for passage of a series of bipartisan animal welfare measures on Sept. 28 on the Senate floor.
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Missing Pet of the Week
Alize is a female, gray and white pit bull terrier. She is estimated to be 3 years old.
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Aquarium advice for fish owners
When Ron Bedera goes to work, his office walls are not made of cubicle panels or drywall. His office isn’t filled with co-workers talking on the phone or clacking on keyboards.
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