Pets

Pets

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.

Pets

Could dogs be dangerous to pregnant women and unborn babies?

For a long time, we've known that cats (specifically, their feces) can carry toxoplasmosis. That can infect pregnant women and their fetus and could affect the eyes or the brain of the baby. Pregnant women are told to have someone else in the house deal with the kitty litter; pregnant women everywhere are happy to heed this advice.

Front Street Animal Shelter Free Adoptions

On Saturday, the Front Street Animal Shelter will have free adoptions