The DogChannel Newswire (04-16-08)

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Posted: April 16, 2008, 5 a.m. EST

Former Red Sox Star Pays for Dog’s Cancer Treatment
Former Red Sox slugger Mo Vaughn is coming to the rescue of a dog who has cancer and needs an operation. Mark Casieri's dog, Angel, a pit bull, was formerly owned by Vaughn. The dog will be 13 and is in need of the operation, but Casieri said that he does not have the money to cover the expense, WCVB TV Boston reports.
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West Nile Little Threat to Cats and Dogs, But Watch for These Signs
Although West Nile virus can infect dogs and cats, the risk of illness is extremely low, the Jackson (Miss.) Clairon Ledger reports.
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Dog Helps Rehab Gardening Classes
A group of people recovering from drug and alcohol dependency in England are sowing the seeds for a brighter future thanks to gardening classes. The uptake of sessions at two treatment centers has been helped by a two-year-old dog named Deacon, BBC News reports.
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Help Curb Your Dog’s Fears During a Thunderstorm
April showers may bring May flowers, but they can also bring some pretty scary thunderstorms, which can be terrifying for our canine companions. While it may not be possible to alleviate all of your dog’s fears during a storm, it is possible to decrease the amount of anxiety and hopefully prevent the destructive behaviors, the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star reports.
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166 Dogs Seized From Suspected Puppy Mill
Provincial offense charges are pending after 166 dogs were seized from a suspected puppy mill in the Bancroft area of Ontario, Canada, last week. Dogs of various small breeds, including Poodles, Pekingese, and Beagles, were seized when the Ontario SPCA executed a search warrant, The Ottawa Citizen reports.
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