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Dogs get blues when youngsters go back to school

News: US Updated: Wed, Aug 27, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Young people aren't the only ones who get back-to-school blues. Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer. Many dogs whine...

Oklahoman Articles

  • A paws-itive presence: Edmond church hosts ceremony for Rufus Comfort Dog'

    By Carla Hinton, Religion Editor | Published: Sat, Aug 30, 2014

    Rufus Comfort Dog was the focus of a recent Passing of the Leash ceremony at St. Mark Lutheran Church in Edmond.

  • Adopt a pet: Norman

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Sat, Aug 30, 2014

    Three terrier-mix puppies are the adoptable pets of the week at Norman Animal Welfare.

  • A flavor out of favor: Dog meat fades in S. Korea

    Updated: Thu, Aug 28, 2014

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For more than 30 years, chef and restaurant owner Oh Keum-il built her expertise in cooking one traditional South Korean delicacy: dog meat. In her twenties, Oh traveled around South Korea to learn dog meat recipes from each region. During a period of South Korean...

  • Boot Camp 4 Paws will benefit dog rescue group in Noble

    By CHRIS SCHUTZ, For The Oklahoman | Published: Thu, Aug 28, 2014

    Boot Camp 4 Paws on Labor Day will benefit pit bull terrier rescue group in Noble.

  • 5-pound Pomeranian is world's fastest on 2 feet

    Updated: Wed, Aug 27, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jiff was already cute, lovable and talented. Now he's proven he's speedy too. The 4-year-old, 5-pound Pomeranian blazed into the 60th edition of the Guinness World Records book that comes out Sept. 10. He can run 10 meters (9.1 yards) on his hind legs in 6.56 seconds and 5...


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