In an effort to raise awareness of dogs being left out in the cold, members of an animal shelter in Saginaw will sleep outside tonight.

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With harsh cold weather moving through the state, pet owners are being reminded to keep their pets safe outdoors.

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Organizers of Michigan’s longest running dog sled race said they’re expecting a good turnout this year. The Winterfest race in Kalkaska is slated for January 20.

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A bill in Lansing would prohibit dogs from sitting in their owner’s lap if the owner is driving a car.

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With summer travel underway, the publisher of a resource guide for dog-lovers-who-like-to-travel is offering tips on how to bring your four-legged friend along.


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Many people leave the radio on for their pets when they go to work. But they may not have to do that June 23. It’s National Take Your Dog to Work Day, and a new study out of Central Michigan University, suggests that should be every day.