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Grand Rapids Company Has a New Way to Give Your Dog a Bath

Does your dog need a bath?

Good luck.

There's got to be a better way, right?

One Grand Rapids company has developed a new product to help give your dog a bath.

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WXYZ-TV Detroit | Channel 7 via YouTube
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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Michigan Officer Uses Taser on Dog [Video]

Roseville police are now investigating two of their officers after using a taser on a dog, and it was all caught on camera.

The incident occurred over the weekend and the video was posted on Facebook where it has gotten thousands of shares and (differing) reactions from people...

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Michigan Humane Society
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Dog in Detroit Whose Ears & Nose Were Cut Off Found his Forever Home!! [Video]

YAY!! Some good news for Baron the dog.

If you remember, back in January a rottweiler was found in Detroit with his nose and ears intentionally cut off by someone...

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Courtesy of the Michigan Humane Society
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Reward Jumps to $35K for Dog with Missing Nose & Ears

The Michigan Humane Society is now offering $35,000 to anyone with information regarding the Rottweiler that had his nose and ears cut off...

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Fiona Goodall, Getty Images
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Michigan Animal Shelters Now Conducting Background Checks on Adopters

A new bill signed into law this week aims to increase animal safety in Michigan.

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The Bay City Sword and Dog Wielding Drunk is Heading to Prison

Bay City, MI resident Jeffrey M. Gwizdala pled no contest to the charges against him, for drunkenly attacking his son with a sword, and using a dog as a shield when the police came for him. At least he picked some unique weapons with which to commit his crimes, right?

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WSPA Perform Mass Dog Vaccinations As Part Of 2013 World Rabies Day
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Rabies Confirmed in Kent County as the Disease Peaks in Michigan

Rabies is peaking in Michigan. The viral disease has been found in West Michigan including the counties of Kent, Kalamazoo and Newaygo.

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Animal Rescue Centres Feel The Strain After Christmas Pets Are Abandoned
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Canine Influenza Outbreak in Chicago, No Immediate Threat in Michigan

An outbreak of canine influenza requiring the treatment of 100 dogs has closed a Chicago animal shelter. Last spring, more than 1,000 dogs in the Chicago area became sick, according to NBC Chicago.

However, there have been no widespread reports of canine influenza in Michigan.

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Bark Post via YouTube
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Last Known Surviving Search Dog From 9/11 Celebrates 16th Birthday [VIDEO]

Bretagne is the last known surviving search-and-rescue dog to work Ground Zero.

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Humonia/ ThinkStock
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Ohio Police Officer Makes Woman Sit in Hot Car After Finding Her Dog Locked Inside it at Wal-mart

Even though the snowflakes are flying here in West Michigan despite it being April, and that's stupid, warmer weather is on the way.

This story is a good reminder that when the temperature climbs, do not leave your animals locked in the car.

A police officer in Ohio ordered a woman to sit in her hot Nissan Sentra after leaving her dog locked in the car.

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Cruella Wants to Come Home With You!

Need a furry family member? There are plenty of great dogs and cats at the Humane Society of West Michigan.

Check out this pretty girl named Cruella! Don't let the name fool you though, she is a sweet dog.

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Mercedes RancaAo/ThinkStock
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Mother Dog Buries Puppies to Save Them From Raging Fire [Video]

If there is anyone who questions a dog's intelligence, this will convince you otherwise.

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