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Va. rescue organization taking in dogs from Thailand

Va. rescue organization taking in dogs from ThailandA local animal rescue organization is preparing to bring five dogs from Thailand to the D.C. area.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Pet of the Week: Bernadette

Pet of the Week: BernadetteSay hello to Bernadette, a 3-year-old rough collie mix with a beautiful, luxurious coat.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Petline 9: Lily Bell

Petline 9: Lily BellLily Bell loves to cuddle and to curl up under blankets and snooze
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Vet removes dog's eye without permission

Vet removes dog's eye without permission"I got hysterical," said dog owner Kimberly Hayden. "I was like what are you talking about?"
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Pet of the Week: Marina

Pet of the Week: MarinaMarina is a 1-year-old basset hound mix -- although mixed with what, we can't say.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Petline 9: Leo

Petline 9: LeoLeo, who is house trained, is good with other dogs and older children.
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  • 1 month ago
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Pet of the Week: Kohana

Pet of the Week: KohanaMeet Kohana! This darling two month-old hound mix puppy is absolutely adorable! She is friendly, playful, curious, energetic…and always up for a good time. Kohana is one of almost 20 puppies currently available at the Washington Animal Rescue League.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Rough-and-tumble dogs top people on knee surgery

Rough-and-tumble dogs top people on knee surgeryDashing after a ball or tumbling off a couch make dogs up to 10 times as likely to get surgery on a key knee ligament that is similar to the one athletes often injure.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Takoma Park

Md. police K9 Kota to get vest thanks to Groupon event

Md. police K9 Kota to get vest thanks to Groupon eventA dog who is part of a local K9 unit will receive a ballistic vest thanks to funds raised from a GROUPON event.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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North American porcupine on display at National Zoo

North American porcupine on display at National ZooSmithsonian's National Zoo visitors now have two new animals to check out.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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PHOTOS: North American porcupines at National Zoo

PHOTOS: North American porcupines at National ZooQuillby
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Washington Animal Rescue League puppies up for adoption

Washington Animal Rescue League puppies up for adoptionIf you're looking for a puppy, now is the time to visit the Washington Animal Rescue League!
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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PHOTOS: WARL puppies up for adoption (Sept. 30)

PHOTOS: WARL puppies up for adoption (Sept. 30)If you're looking for a puppy, now is the time to visit the Washington Animal Rescue League! Multiple litters need new forever homes.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Va. zoo euthanizes 1 of its new cheetah cubs

Va. zoo euthanizes 1 of its new cheetah cubsMedia outlets report that the female cub was placed in an incubator after a veterinarian discovered that it was dehydrated and lethargic on Monday.
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  • 2 months ago
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Petline 9: Ani

Petline 9: AniBriggs Animal Adoption Center will bring Ani to our noon show on Thursday for Petline 9.
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  • 2 months ago
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Pet of the Week: Liberty

Pet of the Week: LibertyLiberty is a 1-year-old female hound mix from South Carolina
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  • 2 months ago
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Petline 9: Ricky Bobby

Petline 9: Ricky BobbyStaff members say 5-year-old Ricky Bobby is a gentle, settled, good-natured boy.
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  • 2 months ago
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Pet of the Week: Fuzz

Pet of the Week: FuzzFuzz is a special dog looking for a special home. First of all, this 6-year-old dog has a look all his own. His Shar Pei heritage is obvious in his face, but his longer ears and bi-color coarse brown fur hint at other, unknown, ancestry.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Petline 9: Ronnie

Petline 9: RonnieThe Oldies But Goodies Cocker Spaniel Adoption group brought Ronnie on Petline 9 on Thursday.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Pet of the Week: Dandy Bubbles

Pet of the Week: Dandy BubblesIf you're looking for an adorable little lap dog, look no further than Dandy Bubbles. This 6-year-old Dachshund/Chihuahua mix is as sweet as can be.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Cat that closed school receiving care at animal rescue

Cat that closed school receiving care at animal rescueA cat that closed down Richard Henry Lee Elementary in Glen Burnie last week has received a name and a temporary home.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Petline 9: Primrose

Petline 9: PrimroseThe Washington Humane Society is bringing in Primrose for Petline 9 at noon on Thursday.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Petline 9: Raven

Petline 9: RavenAccording to The Lab Rescue, Raven is a 5 month black female lab.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Petline 9: Boogie

Petline 9: BoogieBoogie is a 3-year-old neutered male Basset Hound who weighs 41 pounds.
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  • 3 months ago
Local

National Zoo's Red Panda Dies

National Zoo's Red Panda DiesShama was a new mother, having just given birth to 3 cubs earlier this summer.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Life

Pet of the Week: Flint

Pet of the Week: FlintThis wonderful 8-month-old Lab mix who arrived from Mississippi two months ago keeps getting overlooked by prospective adopters
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Petline 9: Elijah

Petline 9: ElijahThursday, the Prince George's County SPCA/Humane Society brought Elijah on Petline. Elijah is looking for a home.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
DC News

Charla Nash speaks to Congress about chimp attack

Charla Nash speaks to Congress about chimp attackCharla Nash spoke to US Congress about the Captive Primate Safety Act.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Pet Line 9

Petline 9: Pippa

Petline 9: PippaPippa, from the Prince George's County SPCA, was on our Thursday show and is up for adoption.
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  • 5 months ago
Local

Petline 9: Rusty

Petline 9: RustyRusty, from Briggs Animal Adoption Center was on WUSA9's noon show and is looking for a new home.
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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