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Washington Post11 things to do in the DC area the week of Aug. 21-25Washington PostMonday, Aug. 21. Solar eclipse viewing parties at multiple area locations: Washington won't get a view of the total eclipse, but museums, restaurants and bars are hosting events with views of the partial solar eclipse. Expect the biggest crowds at the ... [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
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Washington PostHow to help a squeamish rescue pet adjust to apartment livingWashington PostThere are many pets that are in need, and it is a wonderful thing if you can provide a happy home for one. If you are living in an apartment, there are things you will need to consider. Many rescue pets have come from an unhappy living situation that ... [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
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Thumbs up/down for Monday, Aug. 21Janesville GazetteHouse Speaker Paul Ryan's challenger admitted he thinks “it is real” during a question-and-answer session with voters on Reddit this month. The conspiracy alleges Democrats harbor sex slaves at a pizza restaurant in Washington, D.C., and it gained ... [...]
Mon, Aug 21, 2017
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A lesson in animal cruelty lawsThe Daily ProgressJensen, who is based in Washington, D.C., is involved with the HSUS's “Stop Puppy Mills” campaign. The HSUS, Jensen said, defines a puppy mill as “a commercial dog breeding facility where the health and wellbeing of the dogs are jeopardized to maximize ... [...]
Sun, Aug 20, 2017
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SCNowFlorence County clinic hooks up dogs, vaccinesSCNow... Animal Rescue works with the county to transport adoptable dogs to the Washington, D.C., area where they find families to adopt them. In 2016 the group worked to successfully relocate 825 animals from Florence County to families in the Washington area. [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
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NBC4 Washington'They Look Up at You': MPD Dogs Sniff Out Threats, Bond With OfficersNBC4 WashingtonPlaying frisbee, running through the grass and riding with his human in the car are all activities that Officer Aida Rodriguez's high-energy Belgian malinois, Tiger, enjoys. Yet there's something different about him. When an unattended bag is found in ... [...]
Sat, Aug 19, 2017
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Man believed to have killed wife, 7-year-old, dog, then selfABC6OnYourSide.comIn post-9/11 Washington D.C., much of the city has been refurbished to protect federal buildings with metal ballasts sticking out of curbs, large planters and other structures. Other options cities have are large concrete or orange water and sand ... [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Washington PostMan killed along Riverwalk Trail may have been targeted in family disputeWashington PostIt was a disturbing sight on a July morning on a popular walking and biking path in Northeast Washington. A person told police about having seen a man raise his arm at another man walking two dogs. The person heard two gunshots, police were told, and ... [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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BloombergBannon's Path From Trusted Attack Dog to Toxic LiabilityBloombergThe cost of Trump's inability to adjust to the byways of Washington legislating was made clear in the failure of the Republican health care bill last month. The cost of Bannon's failure to adapt from campaigning to governing became evident on Friday ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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KSDKDogs are driving Millennials' home-buying decisionsKSDKA 2015 study by Trulia backs up this claim, finding that some landlords charge exorbitant pet fees (up to $427 per month in Washington, D.C.). Realistically, buying a home could be the better long-term economic option for pet households. The survey ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Man mauled by police dog gets $17500 for excessive forceMcClatchy Washington BureauA Nevada man who says two deputies used excessive force and violated his civil rights by siccing a police dog on him has been awarded $17,500 in an excessive force lawsuit. The Reno Gazette-Journal reported (http://on.rgj.com/2wgR0Pu ) earlier this ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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Police dog finds escaped inmate who buried himself in sandMcClatchy Washington BureauClark County Sheriff's Office spokesman Sgt. Dave Nelson says police dog Apollo tracked 44-year-old Cory Cunningham after he climbed over the Clark County Jail's work center fence in Vancouver, Washington Thursday afternoon. Nelson says Apollo and a ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
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