Rants & Raves

...courts. PEOPLE IN Richmond County are always throwing perfectly good dog cages for waste pick-up. Instead take it to veterinarians, The Humane Society, dog clinics, etc. They love to get them. MORAL DECLINE IS the biggest threat to America. Parents...

Rabid bats caught in south Augusta

...Officials urge pet owners in the area to make sure their animals have up-to-date vaccinations given by a registered veterinarian.If a pet comes in contact with a rabid animal, residents are asked to contact the Richmond County Health Department at...

Canine from Florida named World's Ugliest Dog

...contest that applauds imperfection, organizers said.Quasi Modo was abandoned at an animal shelter before being adopted by a veterinarian in Loxahatchee, Florida, according to her biography posted on the contest's website."My appearance can be a little...

Midwest dogs facing canine flu outbreak; owners urged to limit pets' contact with other dogs

...dogs in the Midwest, and veterinarians are cautioning pet owners...sick dogs should call a veterinarian to schedule a test outside...care," Poulsen said.Veterinarians say neither canine strain...the vaccination after veterinarians said it won't protect...

Local vets provide in-home care to aging pets

...Einstein turns 16 this month, and the strangers were two veterinarians from Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice, performing a routine...Augusta area through Lap of Love, a nationwide network of veterinarians specializing in end-of-life care.Many who choose pet...

Bill to put more livestock veterinarians in shortage areas

...livestock and public-health veterinarians in rural areas. However, Everett...taxes and possibly allow one more veterinarian to join the program for every...the area's growing demand for veterinarians."Ensuring all communities...

'Augmented reality' could work for commissioners

...a few yards. He was in kidney failure and growing weaker every day, despite our best efforts and those of our wonderful veterinarian, Dr. Lauren Sanderlin at McDuffie Ani mal Hospital.Beauregard was one of six puppies Ernie rescued from a mountainside...

SC cops shoot dog, miss suspect in chase

...into a tree and 32-year-old Eric Wayne Humphries was arrested. The dog survived after the bullet entered his body near his tail and left near his belly, but veterinarians planned to monitor him for more serious complications.

Falcons' Prince Shembo waived after being charged with killing dog

...further testing, according to police. Dior had significant internal injuries and the cause of death was blunt force trauma, veterinarians determined.PATRIOTS: Coach Bill Belichick shed little light Friday in his first public remarks since the report was issued...

Dog muzzled with tape; SC man arrested

...well-known stray in her North Charleston neighborhood, showed up at a home with her mouth tightly bound.Animal Society veterinarian Lucy Fuller initially said Caitlyn was in critical condition because the tape cut off blood flow to her tongue. But vets...