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Police: Chaska Man Bit Off Girlfriend’s Ear, Beheaded Her Cat

A Chaska man faces charges of assault, making terroristic threats and mistreating animals after he allegedly beat his girlfriend, bit part of her ear off, threatened to kill her several times, and dismembered her cat in the apartment living room.

01/29/2015

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Finding Minnesota: The Feline Fun House

People often build outdoor swing sets, tree houses and even skating rinks outside for their kids. But in southern Minnesota, Greg Krueger has created a playground that’s all indoors, and all for his cats.

09/07/2014

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Cat Hero

Cat saves little boy from a biting dog.

05/16/2014

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Man Accused Of Skinning, Baking Pet Cat With Onions

A Monticello, Minn. man with a history of drug abuse and mental illness skinned and baked his pet cat on Monday afternoon because “he wanted to try cooking it with onions,” charges state. Cody Alexander Mann, 28, has been taken into custody and now faces felony charges of cruelty and torture of an animal.

01/08/2014

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Wis. Family Reunites With Cat Lost 5 Years Ago

A southern Wisconsin family who had lost hope of ever seeing their cat after he ran off five years ago has been reunited with the gray tabby. A Racine woman turned Sammie into the local Wisconsin Humane Society after being concerned the declawed kitty that’d been hanging around her home for months would not survive the cold weather.

11/07/2013

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John Williams Video Smack Down For 8-29!

Is the Winner of the CAT FILM FESTIVAL good enough to win the Smack Down?

08/29/2013

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St. Paul Couple Spots Mountain Lion On Grand Avenue

Last Friday, while grilling on Jacob Todd’s rooftop patio near Dale Street and Grand Avenue, Todd and his girlfriend, Abigail Marcus, said they heard something disturbing. “We both lit up a couple of cigarettes and there was a shriek from across the street in the Pier 1 Imports parking lot,” said Todd.

05/28/2013

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Art ‘Treasures’ & 2 Pets Appear Lost In Edina House Fire

An Edina home filled with what neighbors call art “treasures” burned down this afternoon.

03/26/2013

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02/04/2013

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Research Pays When Buying Pet Insurance

We all love our pets, but when our animals get sick the price tag can be overwhelming.

11/12/2012

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5 Dogs, Cat Rescued From North Branch Vet Hospital Fire

North Branch police are asking for the public’s help after someone intentionally set fire to the North Branch Veterinary Hospital.

11/04/2012

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Burned Cat Treated As Possible Obama Threat; Reward Offered

Federal officials are treating the discovery of a burned cat in a south Minneapolis park as a possible threat against President Obama.

08/14/2012

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Authorities: Dead Cat Found In Mpls. Park With Political Message

A dead cat has been found in a Minneapolis park with a political message attached to it Monday morning, according to the Minneapolis Park and Recreation.

08/13/2012

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Animal Shelter Opens Due To Wis. Cat With 26 Toes

A Milwaukee area shelter saved by a cat with 26 toes is opening at its new location.

04/27/2012

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Best Places For Pet Photography In Minnesota

With an abundance of Minnesota pet photographers, finding the right fit for your fur baby’s close-up should never be a challenge. Through the fluff, however, some of these artists stand strides ahead of the rest for their skills capturing that special something in every pet’s personality. Whether it’s cats, horses or dogs, these area professionals know how to show the world that undefinable bond between pets and the people who love them. These, Minnesota’s best pet photographers, create art from start to finish for memories that last lifetimes.

04/27/2012

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Man Gets Ticket For Yelling At Cat

A man who was heard yelling obscenities at his cat was cited by police in Chaska, Minn.

03/22/2012

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Meet Mousey: MN’s 1st Cat With A Pacemaker

Cats and dogs can get heart problems just like people and while it’s fairly easy to implant pacemakers in dogs, it’s very tricky and dangerous in cats.

02/13/2012

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License Your Pet With City And Save On $$$ And Stress

If you love your pet, the City of Minneapolis has an incentive that could save you money and stress.

01/27/2012

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Cat Stalls Flight For Four Hours

It wasn’t a baggage problem or a unruly passenger. It was a cat!

01/27/2012

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Adam The Cat Finds ‘Perfect’ Home: Humane Society

Adam, the cat who spent three months living on a tiny triangle of land between an exit ramp and two freeways, has something to celebrate this New Year’s Eve: a new home.

12/31/2011

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Cat Survives 3 Month Stint On Busy Twin Cities Freeway

You would think a cat couldn’t survive for three months while surrounded by freeway traffic. Well think again, and one Twin Cities cat did. His name is “Adam.”

12/30/2011

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How to wrap a cat.

Everhad to wrap a cat?  Watch this video for some instructional hints.

12/20/2011

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26-Toed Cat Saves Wis. Animal Shelter

In a reversal of fortunes, a once-unwanted cat has come to the rescue of an animal shelter in need of a new home.

12/09/2011

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Cat OK After Being Stuck In Motor

A woman had quite the surprise when she attempted to start her car and found a full-grown cat lodged next to the vehicle’s motor.

10/06/2011

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Two-Faced Cat

A cat with two faces, Frank and Louie has just entered the Guinness Book of World Records by being the oldest cat with two faces.

09/30/2011

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