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Baltimore County Animal Services shut down shelter following outbreak of distemper virus – CBS Baltimore

BALDWIN, Maryland (WJZ) – Baltimore County Animal Services recently seized 48 dogs from a White Hall home after receiving an animal welfare complaint, according to a county statement on Tuesday. Dogs, of various ages, did not have access to air conditioning and some did not have water, the statement said. Others showed signs of heat distress and a lack of ...

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Aggieland Humane Society sees increase in number of lost animals

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) – The Aggieland Human Society has welcomed more than 100 stray animals over the past week. Communications coordinator Darby McKenzie says they see this increase every year around July 4. “It’s dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, see all kinds of things a few of which have been salvaged but not as many as we would like to see,” ...

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Fireworks may scare dogs into running away, but Bend Shelter reports fewer stray animals

(Update: added video, comments on the shelter) BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Independence Day is a time of patriotism and celebration, but it’s also a time of year that can be quite frightening for dogs and other animals frightened by loud sounds. “It’s the big booms that really scare them,” Patricia Bowling, director of the Brightside Animal Center in Redmond said ...

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