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Teach your dog new tricks with Canine Games Agility Course

The following information was released by Los Alamitos Recreation and Community Services. Looking for fun, exercise and quality time to spend with your canine companion? Check out “Canine Games Agility Course,” a new class ...
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Pet Tails: Love me, love my pet

According to a Chinese proverb, dogs have many friends because they wag their tails, not their tongues. When talking about pets that are treated with love and respect, famed Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan has often said that “dog...
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Lovable Labs keep their top spot on list of favorite dog breeds

The following information was released by the American Kennel Club. Local owners of Dachshunds (#10 on this year’s list) will want to watch for this year’s running of the Wiener Nationals at Los Alamitos Race Course, benefi...
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Pet Tails: Hug your pet for health and well-being

The following article was contributed by Robin Itzler and her husband Larry own Royal Care Pet Sitting, top notch pet sitting services since 1998. If you want to share your own pet experience, discuss a pet-related problem, or ...
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Anaheim-based BECCA Swim supports Best Friends Animal Society

The following information was released by BECCA. A swimwear company known for its eye-catching designs and styles to flatter every body type believes that dogs and cats of every kind, purebred or mixed breed, deserve to be in a...
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Pet Expo scheduled for Long Beach on Saturday, Feb. 1

The following information was released by Amazing Pet Expos. The second annual Southern California Pet Expo is just around the corner! From 10am to 6pm on Saturday, February 1, 2014, attendees can once again enjoy spending a fu...
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The January print edition of Orange County Breeze is here!

Our January 2014 print edition has rolled off the presses! This issue has a special theme of “finding your life’s balance point” and includes: balancing your life by giving back to the community: Los Alamitos Unified Scho...
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Staff Sgt. Ricardo Ramirez draws a rabies vaccine at Point Hope, Alaska, as part of Innovative Readiness Training Arctic Care 2013. Ramirez, an animal care specialist with the 109th Veterinary Detachment from Garden Grove, is providing services in remote locations to under-served populations in northern part of Alaska as well as teaching local students about veterinary care. Arctic Care is a multi-service humanitarian and training program focusing on enhancing the interoperability and capacity of U.S. forces in peacetime support operations, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief. Photo by MSG Jeff Duran.

Garden Grove Army Reserve unit provides veterinary care in remote locations

The following article and photo by MSG Jeff Duran were released by the Defense Video and Information Distribution Service. Staff Sgt. Ricardo Ramirez draws a rabies vaccine at Point Hope, Alaska, as part of Innovative Readiness...
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Pet Tails: Trick-or-treating with children on four legs

For many Americans, their pets are family members. In a Wall Street Journal article, “Minds & Matter: Our Unique Obsession with Rover and Fluffy,” Robert Sapolsky wrote With Halloween a few days away, people are plannin...
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Information on urban and suburban coyotes

The following information was released by the County of Orange and OC Anaimal Care. Many residents of Orange County have expressed concerns about coyote sightings and the consequences of predator animals within the urban enviro...
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RHA alerts residents to renewed coyote activity

The following information was released by Rossmoor Homeowners Association. Editor’s note: Residents of surrounding communities should take precautions against coyotes as well. These wily and adaptable predators use flood cont...
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Cal EMA offers safety tips against hot weather

The following information was released by the California Emergency Management Agency (Cal EMA). As we begin to head into July, The National Weather Service (NOAA) predicts that temperatures will rise into the triple digits by t...
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RPMT supports adoption of two SBACC dogs

The following information was released by Rossmoor Predator Management Team (RPMT). We read on Facebook of two dogs that had been with Seal Beach Animal Care Center (SBACC) since August. Puzzled as to why these two cute dogs ha...
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[Updated] Pet Tails: Born Free in Los Alamitos

Robin Itzler usually writes The Marketing Maven for our online news, and Pet Tails for our monthly print edition. However, the recent adventures of three exotic Serval cats in Los Alamitos inspired this article for oc-breeze.co...
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