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Pets: How to help four-legged friends beat the heat

As you plod along on a summer day, or dash from air-conditioning to car and back again, you're doing all you can to not pass out from the heat. There's a water bottle in your hand, shoes on your feet to protect them from hot concrete, and sweat-wicking clothes (as few as possible) on your body.

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What caused a chemical burn on my cat’s tongue?

Q: My daughter left for the week on July 1st and I left on July 4th, coming home later in the day on July 7th. I felt the adult cats would be fine on their own for a few days with plenty of dry food and water in the house where they are safe.

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Tips on camping with your canine

It doesn't get much better than sleeping under the stars on a warm and breezy summer night – unless you have your dog with you, of course. Bringing your pet along for camping trips is a fun and adventurous way to enjoy nature and get some exercise together.

Chaotic scramble to save SPCA dogs from fire bearing down on shelter caught on camera

With the Nelson Fire bearing down on the SPCA of Solano County, Vacaville Police Department officers ran into the shelter building and started grabbing 60 cats and dogs and shoving them into patrol vehicles. Bodycam footage shows the rescue.