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Old dogs get new “leash on life” thanks to NC group

North Carolina’s own Grey Muzzle Organization is giving old dogs a new lease on life. This week, the Raleigh nonprofit announced grants going to more than 50 groups in 25 states that help at-risk senior dogs. The rescues, shelters and other welfare organizations will use grant money for critically-needed medical and dental care, adoption promotions, […]

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Dog lover and artist creates “Cones of Fame”

A Chicago art student transformed the Elizabethan collar, or cone of shame, into a fashion statement to help find rescue dogs a family. The collars are necessary evils that help dogs heal after surgery or other health conditions. Erin Einbender decided to give the collars a makeover. She needed an idea for her final photography […]

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Rescued together, now together furever after

Hansel and Gretel, two Weimaraner-pit bull mixes, were roaming the streets in Youngstown, Ohio. The kennel manager of the Mahoning County Dog Pound had tried to catch them for months. Finally, tempted by some canned food, Hansel climbed into the shelter’s van. Gretel hesitated, but then jumped into the van and laid down next to […]

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