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Missing Cat

Our cat, Sapphire, went missing on Thanksgiving morning. She was last seen in our back yard at 7490 Brunn Drive, Franklin but got spooked and ran. She is a...

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Green Bay K-9 Police Officer Will Receive Life-saving Vest Courtesy of the MECA Foundation and Flat Rate Home Services

Green Bay, WI, June 15, 2015: Green Bay’s Police K9 Unit will soon be patrolling the streets with a little added safety. Today the MECA Foundation, a...

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Inaugural Pet Blessing set for Saturday July 18th during the 4th Annual MECA VE A K-9 FE!

Milwaukee, WI – June 10, 2015-The 4th annual MECA Vest a K9 Fest is excited to announce their first-ever Pet Blessing Ceremony. Held at the Milwaukee Emergency Center for...

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Tips To Give Your Dog a Balanced Diet

Preparing a balanced diet for your pet dog is an essential for its healthy rearing. A balanced nutrition not just keeps your dog healthy and strong, but also enables him...

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How To Treat Anxiety in Dogs: Cause and Treatment

Like humans, dogs can experience anxiety as a severe reaction to certain stressors. Anxiety not only interferes with dogs’ emotional health but also affects their physical health. When dogs perceive...

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Homeward Bound Adoption Event!

MADACC will be hosting their “Homeward Bound” dog adoption events each Saturday, June through September, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each year MADACC takes in thousands of stray and abandoned...

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10 Human Foods That Are Hazardous to Pets

Most canines are too much fond of food, and they're particularly pulled in to what they see us eating. Offering the infrequent goody to your puppies is fine, but it...

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MADACC Adopt A Shelter Cat Promotions

MADACC will also be reducing adoption fees for cats 6 months and older throughout the month of June to celebrate Adopt a Shelter Cat month. Outside of the “9 Lives...

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Purr-fect Paws Cat Adoption Event

Potential adopters can come to MADACC from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to look for their purr-fect companion. Special adoption fees for the event are: $25 for adult cats, $75...

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One in Four Pets Could Have Survived If Owners Knew Pet CPR

The Milwaukee Emergency Center For Animals Announces CPR & First Aid Class For Pets CPR & First Aid Training is Critical in Preventing Accidents and Death Among Pet Owners Preventable accidents are the...

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Whitnall Park Lutheran Church Animal Blessing

The 4th annual "Blessing of the Animals" at Whitnall Park Lutheran Church, in Hales Corners, will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2011. The service will begin at 9am. People,...

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Making the “Dog Days” of Summer Easier on Your Pet

Summer may be your favorite time of year, but with it comes the heat, humidity and summer storms—all of which can be very hard on your dog. When planning...

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Dog Park Safety

Dog parks can be a great way to socialize your dog, but can also be unsafe if proper measures aren’t taken. The following tips will help you keep your dog...

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Second Annual Rockabilly For Rover Show Announced – Proceeds Benefit Milwaukee County’s Neediest Animals

The 2nd Annual Rockabilly for Rover show will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 8 pm at the Bay View Brew Haus (2335 S. Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee). The...

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Local Charity Gives Voice To Those Who Cannot Speak For Themselves

Local Charity Gives Voice to Those Who Cannot Speak For Themselves FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Franklin, WI (Animal Fairy Charities) March 11, 2010 Animal Advocate Television, Wisconsin ’s premier animal welfare television show airs...

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Pet Pictures with Santa to Raise Funds for Local Animal Shelter

The Elmbrook Humane Society is having it's annual Pictures with Santa fundraiser every weekend in December at Petsmart's Brookfield and Greenfield locations. Customers who have their pets' pictures taken with Santa...

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Blessing of the Animals at Whitnall Park Lutheran Church on Saturday, Oct. 3

Cats, dogs, rabbits, turtles, birds. . .whatever creature you have at home is welcome to receive a blessing at Whitnall Park Lutheran Church Saturday, Oct. 3, at 9:30 a.m. In the...

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Harbour Village Employee is Recipient of the 2009 Aurora Spirit of Caring Award

Bruce and Maggie 2009 Aurora Spirit of Caring Award Winners Bruce Meier, Maintenance Director at Harbour Village, and his dog, Maggie, are registered members of Therapy Dogs International (TDI). Together, they have...

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Highland View Girl Scouts collecting donations for the Wisconsin Humane Society

The Highland View Elementary School Girl Scout Troop 1662 and 1667 are collecting donations for the Wisconsin Humane Society for their yearly community service project. Donations can include: Canned cat food (No...

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Bird Fest Migrates to the Domes

“Bird Fest” is a family event for everyone who likes to see, listen and study our feathered friends and the clues birds give us about our environment. It will...

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Community Watch

» Franklin's Chmielewski inducted into UW-Oshkosh Hall of Fame 6/28

» Oak Creek baseball team passes big test, ready for GMC stretch run 6/28

» 2016 Fourth of July events in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  6/28

» HCFD raises around $5,000 to donate to Operation Finally Home 6/28

» Franklin Library to once again host "Writer's Nights" 6/28

» Franklin Library will host "Princess of Magic" June 28 6/27

» Oak Creek holding selfie search contest in July 6/27

» Referendum will be held to decide fate of Forest Park Middle School 6/27

» Oak Creek baseball team passes test with win over Homestead, 7-3 6/25

» Canterbury earns two School of Merit awards 6/24

» Oak Creek increases dog ownership limit from two to three Updated:  6/24

» Free Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra concert at Boerner Botanical Gardens 6/23

» New Hales Corners administrator prefers 'personal touch' 6/23

» Wounded Warrior now "The Chowventor" 6/22

» 2 arrested in suspected poaching at Whitnall Park 6/22

» Franklin Police arrest two suspects for poaching in Whitnall Park 6/22

» Hales Corners Library to host puppet show for summer reading program 6/22

» Watercolor paintings of nature on display at Botanical Gardens 6/22

» Hales Corners Board selects new administrator 6/22

» Oak Creek baseball coach Holler earns 300th win 6/21

» Oak Creek baseball team plays small ball to beat Menomonee Falls 6/21

» Rolling road forces bumpy review in Hales Corners 6/21

» Paul Ryan schedules stops in Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Oak Creek 6/21

» Oak Creek's Summer Concert Series begins June 29 6/21

» Hales Corners Chamber of Commerce social to focus on "Millennial Mind" 6/21

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We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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