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Thanksgiving food to keep away from pets

Pet owners should be wary of giving some Thanksgiving staples to their dogs and cats.

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San Diego Zoo's northern white rhino dies

The world's northern white rhinoceros population plunged by a quarter on Sunday with a death at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

Nola, a 41-year-old northern white rhino, died after being treated for…

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Meet the dogs that can sniff out cancer

A British organization, Medical Detection Dogs, has eight dogs sniff out 3,000 urine samples from National Health Service patients to see if they can correctly discern who has cancer and who doesn't.

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British pub is the cat's meow

A pub in Bristol, England, is the purr-fect place to enjoy a drink -- and meet a new furry friend. Or 15.

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Cow thinks he's a dog

An 8-week-old cow rescued from a dairy farm is being raised as part of the family.


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The cat that looks like a werewolf

Halloween may be over, but that doesn't mean we're done with the spooky stuff.

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'Saddest dog in the world' gets thousands of adoption offers

One photo of a depressed-looking dog has elicited thousands of offers to adopt it.

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Police: Thieves try to sell stolen dog to dog's original owners

Police in California said they arrested two suspects after they tried to sell a stolen bulldog to the dog's owners.

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Dog who protected canine pal given award

A dog that stood watch for almost a week to protect a second dog that fell into a cistern was named "Washingtonian of the Day" by Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee

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20-pound pup ferociously chases off bears

Jules may weigh only 20 pounds, but that didn’t stop her from defending her family and home against three bears weighing at least 100 pounds each.

On Friday afternoon, two one-year-old bears and their…


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