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West Michigan Woman Found Guilty of Murder Witnessed by Pet Parrot

A jury in Newaygo County found a woman from White Cloud guilty of first-degree murder of her husband on Wednesday afternoon.

The Detroit Free Press says that 49-year-old Glenna Duram shot her husband, Marty Duram to death in 2015, which was believed to be witnessed by the man's pet parrot, named Bud...

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It’s A Bad Year For Ticks In Michigan, Here’s What You Need To Know

This summer could be the worse tick season in years for Michigan. In three trips up north to hike, I've pulled over six ticks off me, and that's AFTER using a spray containing DEET.

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A Bill Allowing Dogs On Restaurant Patios Is Closer To Becoming Law

Legislation that would allow dogs on patios of restaurants across the state just passed in the state Senate. It passed 36-2 in the Senate and will now be heading to the house for review and approval...

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Chemicals Added To Illinois River To Control Asian Carp Population
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Michigan DNR: Stop Tossing Your Pet Fish In The Great Lakes! Thank You

Apparently a lot of people think it's okay to dump their pet fish into the Great Lakes, which is not good for the fish who are already in there, so knock it off!

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Courtesy of Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
Courtesy of Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
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UPDATE: Detroit Pistons Coach is the One who Adopted Eastwood the Dog!!

This story just keeps getting better!

Earlier this week, hearts across Michigan (and the U.S.) were broken when they learned that Eastwood, a special needs dog, was the only one left at a shelter in Harbor Springs after the 'Empty the Shelter' event from the weekend...

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Courtesy of Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
Courtesy of Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
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I’M HEARTBROKEN! Special Needs Dog Only One Left at this Humane Society After ‘Empty the Shelter’

As happy as we are this past weekend's 'Empty the Shelter' was a huge success, it wasn't much of one for this cute dog who was the only one left at a Humane Society in Northern Michigan...

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Rob Sparks/Townsquare Media
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Empty The Shelter Event A Huge Success For Area Animal Shelters

Yesterday was the “Empty the Shelter” event at 69 animal shelters around Michigan.  The event was sponsored by Bissell Pet Foundation, who paid the adoption fees for the over 1,500 pets that were adopted...

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‘Dog Friendly’ Patios Around Grand Rapids

Summer’s almost here and we want to spend as much time as we can with our friends and family… including the furry family members! We totally understand...

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Erin Bahrenfuss via Twitter
Erin Bahrenfuss via Twitter
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Rob Asks: Do All Cats Fall For The Square On The Floor Trick?

The other day I saw on Buzzfeed that a lady had taped out a square on her floor and her cat found it and started laying in it.  Then through the article, many other people said “oh yeah, it’s true… it works...

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@BrionnaLondon via Twitter
@BrionnaLondon via Twitter
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Dude In Detroit Just Took His Kangaroo For A Walk

The other day I found out there was an elephant farm in Indiana and got excited but that’s nothing compared to what was caught on video in Detroit

Twitter user @BrionnaLondon uploaded a video yesterday of a guy in Detroit, taking his kangaroo for a hop...

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Abused abandoned dog in exile
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City Council Passes License for the Barking Boutique

At a city council meeting on Monday night, many people showed up to protest the new Barking Boutique that may be opening in Grandville. This store is set to sell designer puppies for thousands of dollars...

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Controversial Puppy Boutique Has Found a New West Michigan Location [Poll]

It was less than a year ago when a new puppy boutique sparked outrage and protests across West Michigan. So much so, two of its contracts were terminated...

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