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Phoenix Animal Hospital: We will rebuild

PHOENIX, Ore. — A place of healing for animals was lost during the devastation of the Almeda fire this week. Things were frantic at Phoenix Animal Hospital Tuesday as employees worked to get animals back to their owners before evacuating. Owner, Glen …

Oregon Zoo welcomes new giraffe

Portland, Ore. – The Oregon Zoo welcomed a 2-year-old giraffe to their African Savanna habitat this week. The zoo says 12-foot-tall and growing “Buttercup” the Masai giraffe arrived Wednesday in a special trailer that was towed from the Santa Barbara Zoo. Cameras …

Bear crashes car in Colorado

Grand County, Colo. (KUSA) — When the snow falls then melts in the mountains of Colorado this time of year, the Grand County Sheriff’s Department usually sees an uptick in calls relating to bears. “As fall sets on us, there are a …

Record-setting gator captured in Texas

Champion Lake, Texas (KJAC) — Texas alligator hunters have hauled in a record-breaking catch. Gary Saurage and his crew from Gator Country, in Beaumont, were called in to capture the huge gator from Champion Lake. The record breaking reptile, which measured 13 …

Man braves Iowa flood waters to save deer

Waterloo, Iowa (KWWL) — A young deer escaped certain death Saturday when an Iowa man jumped into the flooded Cedar River to pull the animal to safety. People were standing near Waterloo’s 4th Street Bridge Saturday taking pictures of the flooded Cedar …