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Minnesotan To Meet: Kathy Kuhl's Candles To Remember Your Beloved PetsFor pet owners, pets really are a part of the family. That’s why after losing her dog Maggie, Kathy Kuhl wanted to do something to memorialize her pet that had been a part of her family for more than a decade.
Best Thanksgiving Day Activities In MinnesotaMinnesota is full of activities on Thanksgiving Day. Don't just sit before the television as the turkey roasts, get off the couch, turn off the TV, turn off the oven and head out the door for Thanksgiving fun.
Delta: No More Pets As Checked BaggageDogs may be man's best friend, but they are no longer allowed to be your travel companion on Delta. The airline just announced it will no longer accept pets as checked baggage.
Dozens Of Hounds Surrendered To Humane SocietyFifty-three northern Minnesota hound dogs are getting a chance at a better life. The dogs were surrendered to the Golden Valley Animal Humane Society a few weeks ago. Staffers there say a man had dogs for years. He never got them fixed, so they kept reproducing.
Pet Guest Of The Week: MillieWe like to end each week by meeting a pet in need of a great home. Jena Wasche from Minneapolis Animal Care and Control brought the lovely Millie to the WCCO studios Friday afternoon.
Ask A Minnesota Expert: How To Decorate Your Home For ThanksgivingCatch these five modest but imaginative ideas from a professional decorator.
Good Question: What's The Cost Of Raising A U.S. Child?The Department of Agriculture releases a report every year estimating what it costs to raise one child from the ages of zero to 17. In 2014, the estimate came out to $245,340. So, where does that money go?
Kitten Rescued From Fargo Dumpster, Frozen In Paint And ConcreteConstruction workers in Fargo made a heartbreaking discovery after hearing a desperate "meow" coming from inside a dumpster. A kitten had been left there for days, and what's worse, it was frozen in concrete and paint.
4 Your Pets: Local Bunny Has 'Trix' AmbitionsA Twin Cities bunny wants nothing more than to become the famous "silly rabbit," with an obsession for a fruit-flavored kid's cereal.
Pet Guest Of The Week: JillWe like to end each week by meeting a pet in need of a great home. Zach Nugent from the Golden Valley Animal Humane Society brought the lovable Jill to the WCCO studios Friday afternoon.
5 Creative Thanksgiving Decor Ideas Using Household ItemsCraft the perfect Thanksgiving table setting and decor with these five ideas.
Teaching Our Children To Be Thankful And Give Back All Year LongKeep the spirit of Thanksgiving running all year long. Here are some ideas to get your children to be appreciative any time of the year.
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