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WILLSBORO | The Willsboro Town Council has spent months reviewing public comments, public health and safety law, and preparing legal language for a proposed new nuisance law. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | North Warren Central students are now collecting donations for the rescue and recovery of animals displaced by the recent Australian wildfires. Read more

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LAKE LUZERNE | The nationally renowned cheese-making enterprise Nettle Meadow Farm in the town of Thurman is moving its production facilities soon to a landmark building on Route 9N in the town of Lake Luzerne, according to local officials. Read more

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Aurora is a friendly two-year-old black female cat. Aurora and her family were removed from a heartbreaking animal hoarding situation where they were malnourished. Read more

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PORT HENRY | Champ can run, but he can’t hide. Not forever — at least that is the view of Champ hunter Katy Elizabeth, who has made a career of searching for the fabled Lake Champlain sea creature. And after years on the hunt, now she says she’s... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council passed the recently updated “Dogs and Cats at Large” bill, introduced by Councilor Peter Ensel last month. Read more

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This year, 58 horses have already died on New York State race tracks.  Ten have died at Saratoga Race Course since April.  Horseracing is cruelty and violence disguised as sport and entertainment. Read more

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Over the years, the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) in Pittsford estimates it has cared for or assisted over 113,000 animals including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds and, in the early years, skunks, loons, fawns, goats and horses... Read more

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Lenny’s Shoe & Apparel donated over $800 of pet food and supplies to the Humane Society of Chittenden County during the annual donation drop off. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | NaturVet’s veterinarian-formulated pet supplements have progressed over the last 25 years to keep up with the ever-changing needs of pet parents. Read more

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I want to express my gratitude to Todd Boutin, the tractor trailer driver who swerved to avoid an animal in the road recently. Read more

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MONKTON | On Oct. 4, at approximately 11:20 a.m., the Vermont State Police were dispatched to the report of a one car motor vehicle crash involving a 2016 Kenworth tractor trailer rig on Tyler Bridge Road in the town of Monkton. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | This year’s Homeward Bound’s “Woofstock: Walk for the Animals” event showcased 90 dogs, 157 people, and over $25,000 raised. Read more

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ORWELL | On Sept. 21, at approximately 10:30 a.m., officials of the town of Orwell requested the assistance of the Vermont State Police in regards to an animal problem. Read more

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WESTPORT | Adirondack Veterinary Hospital will reduce their weekend hours. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Tractor Supply Company in Ticonderoga is hosting pet adoptions, a pet supplies drive and more on Saturday, Aug. 25 as part of “Out Here With Animals,” a month-long event for animals of all kinds and the people who care for them. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | This year, black bears have been in the news in Addison County since May. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The grand opening five years ago at the North Country Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals shelter generated an annual celebration. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A local law that would have imposed new restrictions on feeding feral cats in the City of Plattsburgh was shot down. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Glens Falls Ward 1 Supervisor Jack Diamond attended his first Warren County Board of Supervisors meeting on Jan. 19, and immediately stirred discussion on the Warren County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals... Read more

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