Tag Archive: pets

Oct 09 2015

Dogs Suffer Hip Dysplasia


Hip dysplasia, a condition that results from poor joint and bone health, can significantly alter your dog’s quality of life. Though larger breeds like Labrador retrievers, Mastiffs and German Shepherds are especially prone to hip dysplasia, dogs of all ages and breeds can develop the painful condition. Genetics often takes the blame, but there are …

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Sep 12 2015

Tyler Animal Services Launches Finding Rover App


Losing a dog is heartbreaking!  With approximately seven million dogs lost every year, Tyler Animal Services is integrating with Finding Rover in an effort to reunite families with their pets.  Using facial recognition technology, Finding Rover is a free social media app that is just a download away. Pet owners upload a picture of their …

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Aug 22 2015

Lucky Dogs Festival Slated

On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall, devastating everything in its path. It left more than 1,000 dead and hundreds of others displaced. It also left more than 250,000 pets homeless. Volunteers from animal rescues, shelters and humane societies all over the U.S. and Canada worked tirelessly to rescue as many animals as possible. …

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Oct 29 2013

Tax deduction: moving expenses

Whether you’re relocating across town or across the country, moving is expensive. By the time you’ve paid to have your household goods packed and moved, cancelled and reconnected utilities and racked up storage fees, you could easily be out thousands of dollars. Many people don’t realize that if they’re moving to start a new job, …

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Jun 06 2013

Topnotch trail: Grace Creek Mountain Bike Trail allows enthusiasts to mountain bike, hike, or run


The City of Longview and the Longview Bicycle Club recently celebrated the opening of the Grace Creek Mountain Bike Trail on Saturday. The unpaved trail allows users to mountain bike, hike, or run approximately three miles of wooded property owned by the City of Longview. The mountain bike trail begins with a trailhead at the …

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May 25 2013

Poodles and purpose: Pets create quality of life we live for

My grandmother recently made the transition from living alone to a nursing home. She will be 93 years old this month. My family credits her toy poodle, Mittzy, with helping her remain in her home as long as she did. After my grandpa died, Mittzy became my grandma’s single responsibility, and more importantly her purpose. …

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Apr 19 2013

Before you rent, do your homework

Maybe you’re a college student looking to rent your first apartment; or a downsizing homeowner reentering the rental market for the first time in decades. Whatever your situation, there are many precautions you should take before renting any property. The last thing you want is to be saddled with a 12-month lease you can’t afford …

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