A Dog’s Purpose

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Bruce Cameron, the book was inspired in part by his daughter’s work with Nikeno’s Second Chances in Denver, an animal charity that rescues and rehabilitates the most difficult to place animals.

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Questionable Practices at the Calgary Zoo

Critter News

Incidents include a hippo who died in transport from Denver and a Turkmenian markhor, a species of wild goat, hung itself at the zoo after becoming trapped by a rope. The zoo blamed human error for the deaths, saying it didn’t have the expertise to manage the fish and that a lack of dissolved oxygen led to the deaths. Another animal dies at the Calgary Zoo and more questions are being raised about their practices.

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Pet-Related Charities Receive Early Holiday Present

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Here is the breakdown of how much each nonprofit will receive as a result of the online voting: American Humane Association: $103,200. We got some great holiday news in our inbox this morning! On December 20th, Americans voted online to raise funds for five national pet-related charities.

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