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Articles tagged with 'Dogs'

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Raw fail

Published Feb. 26, 2014

Lindsay Garric's dog writes a blog. About bones, of course.

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Local caregivers make food for their pets

Published Oct. 6, 2013

For many animal caregivers, pets are more than just pets - they are family members- and they want the same level of health for their pets as they do for their favorite humans. Hence, some caregivers choose to cook or prepare food for their pets.

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Big Dogg Bakery satisfies the pickiest pooches

Published Aug. 11, 2013

Frank Ortlieb at Big Dogg Bakery has been baking homemade, natural, healthy dog treats on-site in Bay View for about nine months. "Dogs seem to have more dietary restrictions than people, as well as the normal people-type allergies," he told OnMilwaukee.com.

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Full story about abducted dog comes to light in new book

Published July 12, 2013

Six months after her abducted dog, Briggs, was returned, Tricia O'Malley authored a book about the harrowing experience. She - along with Briggs and her other dog, Blue - will be at Boswell Books on Friday, July 12 at 7 p.m.

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An important meeting to save dogs

Published April 8, 2013

Ever heard of Wisconsin's Conservation Congress? If not, you're not alone. But you can make a difference for dogs if you attend a Conservation Congress meeting tonight, April 8, in your county.

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If you want the dog of your dreams, get a grown-up dog

Published March 29, 2013

Puppies. They sure are cute. But one major reason people get a puppy is completely mistaken. I said it once. You might have said it. You have friends who have said it. "I want a puppy so I can raise it to be exactly the dog I want."

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Tie a yellow ribbon 'round that shy dog's leash

Published March 20, 2013

Some dogs are fine when people and other dogs walk, or run, up to them. Some dogs are fine ... as long as they're left alone. The "Yellow Dog Project" is an effort to help those dogs.

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Birth of an entrepreneur

Published March 6, 2013

Steve Jagler's friend Tiffany Weber got tired of the rat race. So she's decided to go into the business of being Tiffany.

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Not an ending - a beginning

Published Feb. 18, 2013

In animal sheltering work, it's easy to think of each adoption as a "happy ending" to that animal's story. That's one way to think about it - but it's just as true to think of it as a "happy beginning." The love that begins between a person and an animal when they leave our shelter often lasts for many years. It doesn't just save the animal's life; it shapes the person's life, forever.

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It's not the dog's fault

Published Jan. 29, 2013

Since everyone asks, I'll answer it loud and clear. Yes, we pay our freelance writers. And no, when they write opinion pieces, we don't tell that what they can write. Such is the case with my friend and colleague Dave Begel. He was a journalist before I was born, and he writes some of the most controversial blog posts on OnMilwaukee.com. I respect what he does for us, even when it incites and incenses our readership. Sometimes I agree with him. Other times, I do not.

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Attack dogs should be banned

Published Jan. 29, 2013

I'm not a guy who normally supports banning things. But I'd be in favor of a law that banned ownership of dogs who are bred to fight and attack. Just like we should ban attack weapons, we should also ban dogs that aren't much good for anything other than attacking people or animals.