Animal Humane Society
Olmsted County authorities are investigating after two dogs died of heat exhaustion after being left in a car with the windows up.
Dogs may look happy with their tongues hanging out of their mouths, but don’t let the grin fool you- excessive panting or drooling is actually a sign of heat stroke. Our four-legged friends are as susceptible to heat stroke, dehydration and even sunburn as we are, and proper precautions should be followed to keep Fido safe.
Your dogs and cats may not be celebrating, but this Tuesday is “Spay Day” — a national reminder to get your pets spayed and neutered to help control the population of unwanted animals in the United States.
Nearly 70 dogs were taken from their owners in Aitkin County last week and those dogs are now getting ready for new homes.
The Animal Humane Society announced changes for 2011 at all five of its locations in the Twin Cities, including Golden Valley, Coon Rapids, St Paul, Woodbury and Buffalo.