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Shelters Take in Pets While Homeowners Repair Storm Damage

The county animal shelter will be taking any pets whose owners homes are ruined and can’t bring a dog or cat to a hotel while repairs are completed.

04/04/2014

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Dog Killed in Park Fight with Another Dog

Authorities in St. Charles County are looking for the owner of a great Dane that attacked and killed another dog at a dog park.

04/01/2014

Photo courtesy of Humane Society of Missouri

Australian Shepherds Rescued from Breeder

The Humane Society is rescuing 41 Australian Shepherds from a southwestern Missouri breeder who is going out of business.

03/20/2014

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Rescued Puppies Will be Trained by Prisoners

Puppies from Stray Rescue will be taken care of by prison inmates.

03/19/2014

Pit bull owners are fighting back against what they say is an undeserved reputation for violence. (Getty Images)

Attitudes And Laws Against Pit Bulls Soften

The pit bull’s image as a dangerous breed has undergone a makeover thanks to advocacy groups.

03/12/2014

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Coyotes Spotted In St. Charles, St. Louis County

If you see a Coyote in Metro Saint Louis, don’t panic….it’s their time of year and they are looking for food for their pups.

03/04/2014

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Dog Abuse Video Leads to Juvenile Arrests

St. Louis County police say they have arrested two juveniles on suspicion of animal abuse in response to a Facebook video of a boy beating a puppy.

02/28/2014

US ice hockey player David Backes speaks at a press conference during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 20, 2014.  Defending ice hockey champions Canada and the USA meet in a rematch of the 2010 Olympic Games gold medal showdown in Friday's semi-finals.ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Backes’ Sochi Dogs Already Claimed

Blues’ Forward David Backes is back, but he didn’t come home empty-handed. He rescued two young puppies from Sochi and they are now at his Five Acre Animal Shelter.

02/26/2014

Amy Taylor

Bridgeton Woman Sentenced in Accidental Dog-Dragging Case

34-year-old Amy Taylor of Bridgeton was sentenced to the shock time on Friday and ordered to pay veterinary bills for the 2-year-old dog, Coco.

12/20/2013

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Soccer Star Makes Big Donation To Stray Rescue, Urges St. Louis Athletes To Match

Tim Ream of the Bolton Wanderers made recent visit to St. Louis shelter.

08/26/2013

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