Golden retriever sitting in backyard
Pet scams may not fetch the publicity of other schemes, but they certainly continue with dogged persistence. As hundreds of businesses and thousands of pet parents celebrate Take Your Dog to Work Day, check out these pet scams still in the works.
Aoshima Island Cats
News, discoveries and ... fun
Gilda Radner and Chevy Chase, Saturday Night Live
Bolivian soldiers execute Ernesto “Che” Guevara on Oct. 9, 1967, a day after capturing Fidel Castro’s collaborator in the Cuban revolution.
Pet scams
The dog days of summer go beyond just rising temperatures - at least for pet lovers.
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News, discoveries and ... fun.
Girl screaming
The shriek of a 3-year-old can crack glass, shift a house on its foundation and register on earthquake scales 100 miles away. If you doubt that, come on over while Gracie, my granddaughter, pierces the air with a sound that is somewhere between a siren and a scream that will leave you vibrating for days.
Deer Couple
These are the gentle years, beyond the rages of youth and the desperation of middle age, seasons of summer warmth, and skies so intensely blue that it hurts the eyes to gaze upon them.  Only God and the artist Magritte could paint such skies and implant such peace on a softening day in July.
photo of Isabella
There's a lot of attention on taking care of older adults, but what happens when the elderly need help caring for others - in this case, their pets?
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They may be man's (and  woman's) best friends, but  their health care expenses are soaring right along with ours.
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