Pets

Johnny Lopez
July 10, 2020 - 7:00 am
A stray cat has finally been rescued after suffering with its head stuck in a jar for two weeks. The New Zealand cat, who is now called Peanut, was initially spotted in someone’s backyard with the contraption wrapped around his head.
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Eros carries a basket of bread from the El Porvenir mini-market as he makes a delivery on his own in Medellin, Colombia, Tuesday, July 7, 2020. The eight-year-old chocolate Labrador remembers the names of customers who have previously rewarded him with treats, and with some practice, he has learned to go to their houses on his own. “He helps us to maintain social distancing,” said Eros’ owner Maria Natividad Botero, amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (AP Photo/Luis Benavides)
1010 WINS Newsroom
July 08, 2020 - 12:36 pm
MEDELLIN, Colombia (AP) — Eight-year-old Eros trots through the streets of this hilly city several times a day with a straw basket in his jaws, taking vegetables, fruit and packaged foods to customers of the El Porvenir mini-market. The chocolate Labrador retriever is paid with treats and massages...
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FILE - This file image made from May 25, 2020 video provided by Christian Cooper, shows Amy Cooper with her dog talking to Christian Cooper in Central Park in New York. Amy Cooper, walking her dog who called the police during a videotaped dispute with Christian Cooper, a Black man, was charged Monday, July 6, 2020, with filing a false report. (Christian Cooper via AP, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
July 06, 2020 - 10:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A white woman who called the police during a videotaped dispute with a Black man over her walking her dog without a leash in Central Park was charged Monday with filing a false police report. In May, Amy Cooper drew widespread condemnation and was fired from her job after...
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Johnny Lopez
July 06, 2020 - 10:05 am
A cat named Rubble, who is believed to be the world’s oldest, has died. He was 31.The fluffy orange Maine coon became the oldest living feline after turning 31 last year.
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Johnny Lopez
July 03, 2020 - 4:11 pm
There is now a highly-contagious virus burning through domestic and wild rabbit populations across at least seven states. It’s been dubbed “bunny ebola,” but its real name is rabbit hemorrhagic disease.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 02, 2020 - 7:58 am
Staying in shape over the last few months has been tough for many as they’ve remained stuck in their homes amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to a new study, it has been equally hard for those people’s pets.
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Travelers push their luggage at the departure terminal of the Rafik Hariri International Airport in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Beirut's airport is partially reopening after a three-month shutdown and Lebanon's cash-strapped government is hoping that Thousands of Lebanese expatriates will return for the summer, injecting dollars into the country's sinking economy. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
1010 WINS Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 12:51 pm
The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Wednesday related to the national and global response, the work place and the spread of the virus. ________________________ RETAIL STRUGGLES: Capri Holdings, which runs the...
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 23, 2020 - 10:52 am
When animal shelters tried to find foster homes for pets during the coronavirus pandemic, volunteers across the United States were interested. Here is how you can foster or adopt a pet during this global crisis.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 18, 2020 - 12:48 pm
The Food and Drug Administration warned people that research shows people can spread the coronavirus to their pets, with cats and ferrets apparently more at risk of contracting the virus from humans.
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In this March 17, 2020, photo, Mr. Rich, a classroom pet, spent several months in the home of Associated Press writer Jill Bleed in Little Rock, Ark., during the coronavirus outbreak until he was brought back to school May 30. (AP Photo/Jill Bleed)
1010 WINS Newsroom
June 04, 2020 - 12:33 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — After 60-plus days, I threw in the towel. Mr. Rich had to go. Mr. Rich is a hamster who most recently served as the classroom pet in my 9-year-old’s science class. In normal times, kids clamor over who gets to be its caretaker over holiday and school breaks. My daughter...
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