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June 3, 2019
Matthew Grant says his English bulldog, Cooper, is doing fine on a plant-based diet. But experts say such food isn't necessarily healthy for dogs - and for cats in particular. Photo from Matthew Grant.
Be leery about vegetarian diets for your pets
June 3, 2019 - 9:10am
June 2, 2019
Freshly shorn alpacas gather in a pen at Frosty Ridge Alpacas Tuesday, May 21. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
A furry family affair: Duluth couple manages alpaca hobby farm
June 2, 2019 - 8:20am
Tammy Swift, columnist. The Forum
Swift: From alpha to zzz's, dogs make strange bedfellows
June 2, 2019 - 8:00am
May 12, 2019
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist.
Veeder: Cat and mouse game isn't our new cat's strong suit
May 12, 2019 - 7:00am
May 9, 2019
During a stress relief event sponsored by the psychology club for finals week, Central Lakes College student Kortny Villnow wrinkles her nose after receiving a kiss from Prim, a springer spaniel and bulldog puppy at the college Wednesday, May 8. The Babinski Foundation animal shelter provided the litter of eight puppies for the students to hold and cuddle and the hallway of the college was filled with laughter. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch  Gallery and Video  play button
Puppy Kiss To Relieve Stress
May 9, 2019 - 10:11am
May 2, 2019
Taz strolls contentedly around the Moose Lake Prison gym with his inmate trainer. Jamie Lund / Forum News Service
Offenders train stray dogs in northeast Minnesota prison program
May 2, 2019 - 8:32am
April 19, 2019
A postal carrier delivers mail Tuesday, April 16, on the 1000 block of Broadway in Fargo. The dangers of dog attacks are still real for carriers here and across the country. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Yes, dogs still bite postal carriers. It happened over 5,700 times last year
April 19, 2019 - 6:22am
April 13, 2019
Dog groomers are booking a couple of weeks out getting dogs ready for spring. Brent Kiehl / The Forum
'The Scoop': 10 tips for getting your dog ready for spring
April 13, 2019 - 10:41am
April 7, 2019
Tammy Swift, columnist
Swift: Life with senior dog is complicated, but worth it
April 7, 2019 - 9:05am
February 21, 2019
Tim Curfman, along with his black lab, Midnight, looks toward the house next door where they helped rescue their neighbor after she fell and couldn’t get up on a cold day in early February. Midnight alerted Curfman that something was wrong. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
PETA honors Alexandria dog for rescuing elderly neighbor
February 21, 2019 - 3:34pm
December 17, 2018
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Easing holiday stress for pets
December 17, 2018 - 8:26pm
November 14, 2018
Allie Johnke, a cashier at Rydell's service center, and Cordeau Sapp, a Rydell service adviser, pose with a kitten rescued at the service center after it traveled 80 miles under the hood of a patron's vehicle. Sapp  helped pull the kitten to safety and Johnke adopted the kitten. Eric Hylden / Forum News Serviceplay button
Mechanics rescue kitten who took 80-mile ride under car hood
November 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 31, 2018
This Nigerian dwarf goat climbed on the shoulders of Chris Pappenfuss of Alexandria, Minn., cocked its head and wondered what she would do next. (Ross Evavold / Forum News Service)
Minnesota couple finds success with goat yoga
August 31, 2018 - 12:20pm
August 27, 2018
After 11 days on the lam, Flash the tortoise was found 9 miles from his home in Duluth. Photo submitted by Meredith Saiki
Runaway tortoise found 9 miles from Duluth home
August 27, 2018 - 8:10pm
Bentley the goldendoodle. Courtesy: Bring Bentley Home / Facebook.
A goldendoodle went missing for weeks following a fatal accident. A kind, dog-loving stranger made it his mission to find him.
August 27, 2018 - 2:27pm