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Once a conservation failure, fishing success now found at Minnesota's largest inland lake
May 27, 2020
Lost rescue dog returns home to Crow Wing Lake resident
BRAINERD, Minn. — It was a joyous reunion Thursday, May 21, for JoAnn Youngquist and her standard poodle Ren, who she adopted from Northern...
May 27, 2020 - 12:00am
April 13, 2020
Picking a puppy: A guide to finding the best buddy for field and home
DULUTH, Minn. — It’s spring. Time for renewal. Time for fresh starts. Time to get a new hunting puppy. Not that there's any bad time, but...
April 13, 2020 - 6:00am
March 27, 2020
Veterinarian clinics continue to help animals during COVID-19 crisis
BRAINERD, Minn. -- COVID-19 not only has impacted people’s lives, but also our furry friends.Veterinarians in the Brainerd lakes area have...
March 27, 2020 - 10:00am
March 26, 2020
McFeely: A sad ending to Sami the lost dog story
GLADSTONE, N.D. — "She looked so peaceful. She looked like she was sleeping."That's how Yolanda Martin described how Sami, her family's dog,...
March 26, 2020 - 9:00am
March 22, 2020
Puppy stolen from Minnesota shelter reunited with staff
ST. PAUL — When a St. Paul police sergeant found a puppy missing from the Animal Humane Society on Thursday, March 19, the man suspected of...
March 22, 2020 - 6:22pm
March 15, 2020
Services smooth the way for end-of-life pets
ST. PAUL — Yvette Flores knew her dog was going to heaven, but she didn’t know how. She wept as veterinarians presided over the death of...
March 15, 2020 - 7:00pm
March 14, 2020
Board of Animal Health: Your pets are safe from COVID-19
ST. PAUL -- Your furry family members should be safe from COVID-19. According to a Friday, March 13 news release from the Minnesota Board of...
March 14, 2020 - 8:01am
February 21, 2020
North Dakota family buys newspaper ads, hires plane in search for beloved blind dog
GLADSTONE, N.D. — Kurt and Yolanda Martin are sparing few expenses as they search for their beloved white Labrador retriever, Sami, a blind...
February 21, 2020 - 4:46pm
Donations for a paws, er, cause are crucial for maintaining blood bank for local dogs, cats
FARGO — With a wiggly tail, a boopable snoot and an amount of unconditional love beyond what any human could ever hope to achieve, it's safe...
February 21, 2020 - 7:30am
Doug Lewandowski column: Puppy photos kindle memories of an old friend
DULUTH, Minn. — Every morning when we open the paper, after reading the main sections, we wander to the classifieds section and eyeball the...
February 21, 2020 - 7:00am
February 16, 2020
Fish skin used as experimental skin graft for injured Minnesota dog
BLAINE, Minn. — Petey has suffered a lot in his five years. The Jack Russell Terrier mix was run over by a Bobcat skid-steer last fall, leaving...
February 16, 2020 - 8:08pm
February 12, 2020
Siba the standard poodle wins Westminster dog show
NEW YORK — Siba, a black standard poodle with a meticulously groomed coat and a taste for chicken, won best in show at the 144th Westminster...
February 12, 2020 - 12:05am
January 27, 2020
Animal Ortho Care gives owners options for treating injured pets
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — Lance the Cavalier King Charles spaniel was never the same after his “great escape” from his Eden Prairie yard. When...
January 27, 2020 - 9:00am
December 30, 2019
DIY outdoor shelters help cats survive winter
MITCHELL, S.D. — As winter settles in, bringing frigid temperatures to the area, stray and feral cats are left to fend off the cold for survival....
December 30, 2019 - 12:00am
December 29, 2019
Fargo's Rocket Dogs aims to make a big splash with lovers of dock diving doggies
FARGO - Julie Saatoff is hoping to make a big splash when she opens for business. Or, at least, she hopes the area’s dogs will. Saatoff is...
December 29, 2019 - 6:00am