When Evictions Loom, Pets Are Also at Risk

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The Deshommes’ story has a happy ending: Nova and Luna Bear went to a foster home organized by the Animal Protective Association of Missouri, and the family eventually found an affordable apartment and moved in, felines in tow.

But many pet-owning renters uprooted by the pandemic have had a tougher search.

Andrea Halsey lost her job as an in-home elderly care provider. With schools switched to remote learning and her fiancé working long hours in construction, Ms. Halsey, 24, was unable to find a new job while caring for her sons, ages 3 and 5.

Their savings quickly dwindling, the

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Joe Biden’s dog Major, adopted from shelter, gets own ‘indoguration’ with performance by Josh Groban

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(Photo credit: Delaware Humane Association, Pumpkin Pet Care, and Simple booth)

President-elect Joe Biden’s rescue dog, Major, received his own swearing-in to the White House on Sunday, which included a fundraiser for the shelter from which he was adopted, as well as a performance by singer-songwriter and dog lover Josh Groban.

The virtual “indoguration” was held by the Delaware Humane Association and Pumpkin Pet Insurance. The Biden family adopted Major in 2018 after the association posted on social media that it received a litter of sick German Shepherd puppies. The Bidens fostered the puppy for several

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Summersville pet shop vandalized days before opening

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SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. (WSAZ) – Garbage bags now cover the windows to hide the damage inside Pet Stuff after Summersville Police Chief Jay Nowak says the small business was vandalized late Saturday night.

Tennile Martin owns the boutique next door. She says Pet Stuff employees have been working on the shop everyday, preparing to open their doors for the first time in 10 days.

“It really breaks my heart because I hear them over there working everyday,” said Martin.

Pet Stuff was one week away from offering unique pet items. It is also the only pet grooming station of its

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Life with the dogs is a labor of love | Outdoors

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MEADOWVIEW, Va. — What began as a hobby turned into a passion for David Henry.

Training and raising border collies has become a full-time job, but spend some time on the farm with Henry and you quickly realize it’s a labor of love.

Henry’s Fieldstone, located between Abingdon and Damascus, is a working farm with sheep and cattle, and it gives the dogs all the work they need to become champions.

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Henry and the dogs travel the country competing in sheep and cattle trials. They’ve even gone abroad for competitions and have pocketed quite a bit

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A pet duck in Corinna, Maine is sporting new wheels

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CORINNA, Maine (WABI) – Pet parents would do anything for their furry friends.

We introduce you to a couple in Corinna who have gotten creative for their feathered ones.

“As soon as I come out they hear me and they’re just so loud, they’re like oh she’s coming, she’s got food,” says Owner April Souza.

This household is home to two quirky pets.

Wry and Mouthy, a pair of ducks.

And their owners, April and Shaun Souza in Corinna, go above and beyond your average pet parents.

Wry is named after his condition, Wry neck, causing him trouble holding his

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