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A bill would prohibit the banning of specific dog breeds in Michigan. A number of local governments have breed specific regulations, which primarily target pit bulls.

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It’s the time of year when young animals are taking their first steps. While it’s cute, it can mean problems for owners of small pets. Coyote numbers are high in Michigan, and when food is scarce, they may begin to view your pets as a meal.



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.