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Dirima

Pooch Kisses May Contain Unhealthy Bacteria

Tell me it ain't so, Fido! After all these years of getting affectionate dog kisses, I'm now told that they may contain harmful bacteria, if you allow your dog to kiss you on the mouth? Hmm, maybe my mother was right, after all.

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Anton Brand

Over 5,500 Postal Workers Attacked By Dogs Nationwide

May 18 kicks off National Dog Bite Prevention Week with a record number of 4.5 million Americans being bitten by dogs each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control, and half of the bite victims are children!

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Poodles
Poodles (Photo by Kristen Pacheco/Townsquare Media)

Huge Turnout For Annual Pet Fest [PHOTOS]

At the 15th Annual Pet Fest and Walk for Animals, sponsored by the Coalition For Animals of Greater New Bedford, what kinds of dogs were there? There were big dogs, little dogs, dogs who climbed on rocks, fat dogs, skinny dogs even dogs with small round spots!

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Hungry dog
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Support Needed For Local Senior Citizens Pet Food Pantry

The New Bedford Council on Aging and the Coalition for Animals have a new pet project: supporting a senior citizen pet food pantry.

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Dogs dressed for parade
Hemera

Protect Our Furry Friends At The Coalition For Animals 14th Annual Pet Fest And Walk

I'm sure you have seen those commercials with Sarah McLachlan asking you to protect animals from neglect and abuse. Well now is your chance to do just that at the fun filled Coalition for Animals 14th Annual Pet Fest and Walk for Animals being held in Buttonwood Park this Sunday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Roscoe
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Roscoe the Chocolate Lab

Roscoe is an active, 8-year-old male chocolate lab.

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Caesar The American Staffordshire Terrier Is All Smiles – May 2014 Pet Of The Month [VIDEO]

Have you ever encountered a dog that seemed to possess a human trait? Caesar is one of those dogs. He's young, handsome, loves people and always has a huge smile on his face!

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Animal Cruelty Law

A bill calling for tougher penalties for animal cruelty is set for a hearing on Beacon Hill.

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Dog eating chocolates from heart shaped Valentine's box
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Easter Candy And Plants Can Be Deadly To Pets

Although filled Easter Eggs and chocolate bunnies will be a sweet treat for us and the kids, they can be life-threatening to our pets!

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Asia the American Bulldog
Forever Paws

Asia The American Bulldog Is Looking For Love And A Family Of Her Own [VIDEO]

Sometimes the biggest bundles of love come with happy, sloppy kisses! Asia is a gorgeous girl brimming with affection who will do her best to win your heart.

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