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Game and fish bill has foxes, raccoons and ‘big bucks’

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Hunters would not be able to use thermal imaging equipment to find their deer and people wouldn’t be able to take foxes from their dens during the warm-weather months under a bill in a Minnesota House game and fish bill.

“It’s a…continue reading on dglobe.com

Game and fish bill has foxes, raccoons and ‘big bucks’

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Hunters would not be able to use thermal imaging equipment to find their deer and people wouldn’t be able to take foxes from their dens during the warm-weather months under a bill in a Minnesota House game and fish bill.

“It’s a…continue reading on dglobe.com

Pet breeder regulations advance in MN Legislature

March 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Stories about dog and cat breeders who abuse animals hit the news a couple of times a year, providing a reason Minnesota lawmakers are considering regulations.
Similar bills have been debated for at least seven years, without passing. B…continue reading on dglobe.com

Cold hard on critters, but wolves seem immune

January 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Call them the Ice Pack.

Even though the temperature was 16 degrees below zero and the wind chill factor was minus 41, the wolves at the Red River Zoo romped in the snow Monday like a bunch of spring chickens.

“They’re playing and …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cold hard on critters, but wolves seem immune

January 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Call them the Ice Pack.

Even though the temperature was 16 degrees below zero and the wind chill factor was minus 41, the wolves at the Red River Zoo romped in the snow Monday like a bunch of spring chickens.

“They’re playing and …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cold hard on critters, but wolves seem immune

January 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Call them the Ice Pack.

Even though the temperature was 16 degrees below zero and the wind chill factor was minus 41, the wolves at the Red River Zoo romped in the snow Monday like a bunch of spring chickens.

“They’re playing and …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Veeder: People don’t weather winter quite as well as horses

January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

I miss my summer horses. I miss the way their coats lather up under the saddle after an evening ride to the east pasture.
I miss the way that smells and the way it feels to see them grazing on the green grass of the season — admiration, beauty, pe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Boomers Boarding: It’s for the dogs

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The sun is just coming up over Dickinson on Thursday morning at 6 a.m., but Erin Wanner is up and ready, taking care of her horses and the dogs and sometimes cats that strangers leave in her care. Continue Reading

Family travels each month to help at shelter

July 29, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Twice every month, the Reiten family drives about 45 miles to clean, distribute food and water and do laundry for no charge, for clients that never speak a single word of thanks. Continue Reading

Internet-famous dog Schoep dies at age 20

July 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BAYFIELD, Wis. — Schoep, the Bayfield dog who with his owner became an Internet celebrity last year thanks to a tender photograph of the pair in the waters of Lake Superior, died Wednesday at age 20. Continue Reading