Pets

Pets

Pet of the week: Yuki

Pets don’t get much more cuddly that Yuki, a small but full grown girl available for adoption at Critical Care for Animal Angels.

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Someone who understands

Animal rescue folks in Forsyth, Ga., are giving a Great Dane mix named Drake a second chance at happiness after he was found in unacceptable circumstances.

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Aging pets face dementia

As pets age, they can develop dementia, which calls for special attention for owners to ensure their last years are safe and happy one.

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Back to school is hard on pets

When the kids go back to school, a pet who is used to attention can become withdrawn, nervous and even destructive. There are things you can do to make the transition easier on your dog or cat.

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Pet of the week: Harley

Harley is a young female Doberman pinscher mix who gets along with everyone and would really like a home of her own. You can contact Save A Pet to get to know this sweet girl.

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Pet of the week: Olive

Olive is a fun and loving tortie cat who is looking for a loving home. If you’re interested, contact Kitty City Cat Rescue.

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Pet of the week: Oakley

He’s just a big, fun baby full of love and playfulness. If you’d like to meet Oakley — Labrador retriever/greyhound mix — and see about adopting him, contact the Houston County Humane Society.

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Mean menacing mosquitoes are a real danger

Summer in the South is lovely, but there are dangers, too. For pets, a big one is heartworms caused by mosquito bites. Mosquitoes transmit deadly heartworms when they bite an infected dog or cat and then spread to others.

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Pet of the week: Echo

Echo is a Anatolian shepherd mix girl that has been fostered and trained by Jakarri’s Canine Charm School and is available for adoption at Contact Critical Care for Animal Angels.

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Fireworks are not so fun for pets

As responsible pet parents please anticipate fireworks and the reaction your pet may have to them. Now is the time to take action in advance of the Fourth of July holiday.

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Pet of the week: Coda

Coda is 2-year-old German shepherd mix that would make a great addition to a family. Visit All About Animals in Macon to see about adopting him.

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Kindness and resolve save another animal in need

When Bill and Bertha Sheffield discovered an injured golden retriever mix near Interstate 16, they reached out for help. When they saw it again still in dire circumstances, they pushed harder and the dog was rescued and is improving in a home full of love.

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Pet of the week: Midnight

Midnight is a sweet adult male who just wants to be loved. He likes to be carried around and is a pretty laid-back guy. He can be adopted at Kitty City Cat Rescue.

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Pet of the week: Gatsby

Gatsby is a young, loving Chihuahua mix who would be an affectionate and loyal companion to a loving family that gave him a home to call his own. You can adopt him from Houston County Humane Society.