Animal Rescue

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4 Your Pets: Princeton Rescue Organization Wins Huge Grant

Princeton’s Ruff Start Rescue just got a much-deserved financial boost! The animal rescue organization received a $25,000 grant from State Farm Neighborhood Assist following a Facebook contest.

06/27/2015

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4 Your Pets: Ruff Start Rescue’s Prison Program

Late last spring, Ruff Start Rescue founder Azure Davis and company started a program at the Moose Lake Correctional Facility, where rescue dogs are paired up with select offender trainers.

04/21/2015

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4 Your Pets: Meet Ruff Start Rescue’s Azure Davis

It’s not too often you find your life’s passion while in your teens, but that’s just what happened to Azure Davis of Princeton. She started bringing animals home when she was 16. “My parents weren’t happy with it,” Davis said.

04/15/2015

Dog Rescue On Little Hanging Horn Lake.

Dog Rescued After Breaking Through Ice On Barnum Lake

A 3-year-old German shepherd/golden retriever mix was rescued after breaking through thin ice on a Barnum lake early Thursday evening.

11/30/2012

Dog Rescue

Secondhand Hounds Gives Dogs A Second Chance

One Twin Cities woman was able to turn her passion into a career, helping thousands of dogs in the process.

10/13/2012

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Animals Are Stuck In Bizarre Stories

ABC News shares two stories of animals needing help to get out of sticky predicaments.

03/29/2011

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Making A Difference: Helping Homeless Pets Find Good Homes

In 2000, when Ashley Van Oert was 12, she lost her dog Coco. She was crushed, but her Mom told her to start something positive in her dog’s memory.

03/10/2011

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Dozens Of Animals Killed In Petting Ranch Fire

Dozens of animals have died in a fire at a western Wisconsin petting ranch and rescue operation.

12/13/2010