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September 29, 2016 - Issue 1387


11 Dog Breeds That Capture the American Spirit

11 Dog Breeds That Capture the American Spirit

September 29, 2016

These 11 breeds are as American as apple pie, yet many have colorful histories regarding their roots. After all, American dogs had to evolve from other breeds, right? How many of these fascinating breeds can you recognize?

Women Cat Owners Enjoy a 40 Percent Lower Risk of Stroke

female cat owner

September 29, 2016

Women who love cats are unfairly judged and, now, vindication! Female cat owners have a significantly lower risk of dying from cardiovascular events, including stroke, compared to non-pet owners, dog owners and even male cat owners.

Mama Skunk and 4 Babies Connect With Bicyclist

Mama Skunk and 4 Babies Connect With Bicyclist

September 29, 2016

A bicyclist was pedaling down a rural road when he saw five skunks approaching...