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FAIRMONT Friday August 6 9:56 a.m. – Police are investigating a fraud complaint in the 700 block of North Elm Street. 11:49 a.m. – Police investigated a civil complaint in the 1100 block of North Orient Street. Assistance was rendered. 1:39 p.m. – Police investigated a civil complaint in the 800 block of Edison Drive. Assistance was rendered. 1:50 p.m. ...

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Oregon Humane Society Welcomes 45 Oklahoma Dogs and Puppies

The Oregon Humane Society welcomed dozens of dogs from Oklahoma on Saturday. Oklahoma nonprofit Fetch Fido, which was started by a former Oregon resident, transported 45 dogs and puppies to Portland as part of the Oregon Humane Society’s Second Chance program, depending on the refuge. Volunteers and staff transported the dogs from Portland International Airport to the shelter. Their arrival ...

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Dog attacks four after giving birth in California

Riverside County Animal Services A dog attacked four people inside an RV in southern California on Friday after giving birth, authorities said. The dog, described by animal control officers as a pit bull, bit his owner, then two more people inside the camper van at an illegal campsite on the Santa Ana River, Riverside County officials said in a statement. ...

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Placer County declares local emergency due to river fire

Orders for destruction and removal of property Auburn, Calif .– Placer County has declared a local emergency due to the continuing threat from the Fire River. The fire in Placer and Nevada counties has burned 2,600 acres, damaged or destroyed approximately 108 structures and 2,400 residents of the Colfax area remain under evacuation order. A local emergency proclamation asserts a ...

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Save me: this well-dressed cat is also a world traveler

FAIRFAX STATION, VA – Cartsea is a 3.5 year old shorthair domestic tuxedo cat who searches for his forever home with the help of Homeward Trails Animal Rescue. Here’s what HTAR has to say about it well traveled feline: “Cartsea is a cat with a big personality. He is originally from Thailand but settled in the United States. He loves ...

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Lost hikers rely on unpaid rescuers. Colorado could change that.

Embarrassed by an aging volunteer base, search and rescue officials across the country say they are struggling to cope with an increase in calls for help. “The lack of lifeguards is a chronic problem in many areas,” said Jeff Sparhawk, president of the Colorado Search and Rescue Association. “Some teams are very hard hit. “ Colorado lawmakers say the problem ...

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Wolf hybrids aside, new OCAS chief has big plans | Community

By most accounts, the wolf / German Shepherd hybrids in the wild should have happened in 2020. Dr Sandra Strong, who took over as CEO of Orange County Animal Services after Bob Marotto retired, said the situation, for several weeks, capturing the imaginations of the locals is quite common in terms of the types of hardships the refuge faces. “It’s ...

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Michigan Pet Alliance Launches 2021 Grants and Awards Program

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Michigan., August 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Michigan Pet Alliance (MPA) Announces 2021 Grants and Awards Program for Animal Shelters and Rescue Organizations in Michigan. This year’s theme is Lessons from COVID-19. Two prizes of $ 1,500 each is available for Michigan animal shelters and rescue organizations demonstrating positive changes to operations in the wake of the ...

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