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Dr. Teckla Webb, a veterinarian at Fargo's Valley Veterinary Hospital, prepares

Animal acupuncture gives pets relief from ailments


FARGO - Elsa lies quietly in a cushy dog bed in an exam room at Valley Veterinary Hospital in Fargo, awaiting her monthly acupuncture treatment.

Her small body shakes a little despite the calming effects of soothing sounds and images playing in the background. But she visibly relaxes once Dr. Teckla Webb finishes placing the micro-needles in her back and neck. Her pink tongue rolls out, and she starts panting happily.

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