At A Glance | June 2022 events

At A Glance | June 2022 events Graudations, music concerts, farmer’s markets, and the Buckley Log Show. SINGLE EVENTS June 4 • The late Dick Brugger, who founded Auburn Youth Resources and who was a leader in efforts to curb youth drug use in south King County, will be honored from 11 am to 12:30 … Read more

How Does Your Dog Understand You?

Your dog might understand more than you realize. There are the wonder pups who appear on social media that memorized an endless list of toys and tricks, but they aren’t the only smart canines out there. Even the average family pet has the capacity to learn up to about 90 human words or phrases, and … Read more

$2 hot dog night, fireworks shows and cervezas highlight Durham Bulls’ upcoming Memorial Day weekend homestand ::

By Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer After a six-game road trip, the Durham Bulls are set to return to the DBAP for six-game series against their in-state rival Charlotte Knights. The series starts Tuesday night against the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. The are several events planned for the Memorial Day weekend … Read more

Meet the Univ. of Iowa Dog That’s the First of Its Kind in Big 10

I saw a picture of a dog on Facebook recently with the caption, “And God said, I will send them without wings so no one suspects they are angels.” Members of the University of Iowa softball team now know that’s the case. That’s Mali carrying the softball above. She was adopted by Erin Doud-Johnson, a … Read more

Breed Doesn’t Determine a Dog’s Behavior

“],”renderIntial:true,”wordCount”:350}”> What type of pet dog is right for your family? A new study published this month in Science suggests that a dog’s breed only determines nine percent of its behavior. “Dog breed is generally a poor predictor of individual behavior and should not be used to inform decisions relating to selection of a pet … Read more

Here are the free stage shows at the Minnesota State Fair

ST. PAUL, Minn. (FOX 9) – There will be more than 900 free shows at the Minnesota State Fair this summer, from concerts to stunt dog shows and the annual talent contest. The State Fair on Tuesday announced the free stage entertainment lineup, which is free with admission to the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Here’s a … Read more

Dog left to die on Massachusetts beach by owner, finds his forever home – Fall River Reporter

Massachusetts State Police have issued a positive update after a dog was left abandoned on a beach at high tide. Elias Pacheco-Osario, 27, of Revere, was taken into custody by Troopers in September following an investigation led by Trooper Carlo Mastromattei and assisted by several other Troopers and Revere Police Officers. Trooper Mastromattei worked on … Read more

Why monkeys? CDC prairie dogs Gambian giant rats

Dear rude humans of the world: As a monkey and a representative of the Global Foundation for Monkey Brand Management, I hereby request you immediately stop referring to the orthopoxvirus that has begun spreading around the world as “monkeypox.” Your scientists gave it that name in 1958 when a pox-like disease broke out among monkeys … Read more