Adrian Peterson recently tweeted out his desire for the Vikings to bring Mike Vick on-board for its Quarterback-go-round.That's a controversial assertion, and AP seems to have realized it: The March 5 tweet has since been deleted from his stream, and we don't think it's because he mistyped "instantl ... More >>
Think dudes like Clark Griffith are the main thing you need to be wary of during evening strolls down Grand Avenue? Think again.SEE ALSO: There were some very weird police calls in St. Paul last weekendYesterday, a woman walking her dog around 8 p.m. stopped to call cops from the corner of Gran ... More >>
The chaotic band release their mangiest album yet
A report from Macalester's student newspaper indicates that it's not all fun and games for protesters taking part in an anti-Wells Fargo sit-in at Weyerhaeuser Hall.SEE ALSO: Protesting Macalester students respond to admins, escalate anti-Wells Fargo sit-inAccording to the Mac Weekly, students were ... More >>
Sean Janas, a 20-year-old resident of Wausau, kept a diary about systematically torturing her boyfriend's dog to death, prosecutors say.SEE ALSO:-- Dayna Bell, accused puppy drowner, to argue dogs were "commercial animals," not pets-- Benjamin Stavaas, accused dog throat slasher, heads to trial-- Wi ... More >>
Boots the alligator shimmied over or under several fences at the Jo-Don Farms Zoo in Caledonia, Wisconsin two weeks ago, presumably in order to make his way home. Or his home away from home.Boots was caught four years ago in the Root River, which flows about a mile from the zoo, according to the Rac ... More >>
Dog breeder Dayna Bell is accused of doing horrible things -- for instance, drowning puppies by putting them in buckets of water, with another weighted bucket on top to prevent their escape.But, facing 14 felony and two misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty, Bell and her attorney, Bob Miller, plan to ... More >>
If dogs truly are man's best friend, then we'd hate to see how Kristine Sellie-Hanson treats people.Sellie-Hanson, 27, was arrested early yesterday morning after swinging Buddy the Lhasa Apso by its leash in a Fargo bar. She was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty, disorderly conduct, crimina ... More >>
Thomas Hart was arrested for ruining "girls night."Thomas Hart might have drawn a few strange looks from other inmates if anyone in Hennepin County Jail asked what he was in for.The answer is, Hart was doing time for murder. Ferret murder.Last week, Hart was arrested for the drowning death of his ... More >>
Council Bluffs Police DepartmentGiving new meaning to the phrase, "lost dog."A mysterious hot dog man showed up in downtown Council Bluffs, Iowa, giving new meaning to the phrase "lost dog." The Daily Nonpareil newspaper reports that one morning earlier this month, the local police departme ... More >>
Pups seek loving homes
City PagesLearning to Skijor. It's the middle of February, the sky is gray, and if you're feeling less than chipper you're definitely not alone. Here's a great way for you to beat winter: Take your dog for a ski! Or rather, let your dog take you for a skijor.
Dealing with the death of a loved one can be difficult, but it can also bring about positive change. In Ashley Van Ort's case, the unexpected passing of her childhood dog Coco inspired her to take an oath to honor of her beloved canine companion.
From Tron Guy to Tay Zonday: Minnesota Viral Videos
Is this what teen spirit smells like?We're right on the cusp of National Hamburger Month, and to celebrate White Castle is recruiting "special guest" employees (apparently several members of Congress have "expressed an interest" to volunteer their burger-grilling skills--I'll put in a call to ... More >>
Courtesy MPDSporting a spiffy leg cast decorated with Old Glory, Shadow the Minneapolis police dog appeared on camera via Facebook today, limping a little but apparently recovering after being stabbed last week in the woods near Blaine.
Pneumonia likely took the a 10-year-old German shepherd mix, researchers say.
Don't blame it on jealousy of the new baby. That's a human emotion, folks.
The man will spend 30 days in jail to think about the poor kitten who is probably still crying after he put pepper spray in its eyes. Crying kittens! For the love!
A puppy was shot in the face in Wheaton, Minn. and a rescue organization is looking for a new home once the golden retriever mix is healthy again.
There are only two in the city labeled "potentially dangerous" and Hoppy the cat just became one of them.
Tuesday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp.
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Attempts at state regulation fail, so activists try something new
Mike White's directorial debut makes nice while slyly nipping at Suburban America
Bassist Larry Graham ear-tests the Sly and the Family Stone reissues
Dr. Fran Smith knows the way to a canine's heart
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Sixty-eight frozen cats, two neglected dogs, and a vicious African serval. Making house calls with Keith Streff, animal cruelty investigator.
A Father's Day Memoir
If the UM couldn't buy pound animals for its student vets to practice spaying and neutering, it would have to buy from sources like farms that breed animals exclusively for research.