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OKG Newsletter

Topic: pet

Animal prints

Not just stuff for animals, either


Jenny Coon Peterson
Once a year, I give my two cats catnip. Charlie, the smarter of the two, gives it a bit of a sniff and then goes on about his business.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Lovely bones

Instead of taxidermy, one OKC company preserves dearly departed pets by cleaning and posing the doggone skeleton.


Louis Fowler
While most people look at skulls and skeletons as symbols of death, Jay Villemarette, owner and president of Skulls Unlimited International, sees life.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Dog’s best friend


Gazette staff
Former University of Oklahoma and Dallas Cowboy football coach Barry Switzer is a man of action. Last week, he saved the day for a pup left in a hot car.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013

This teen fantasy isn’t so sweet


Gazette staff
Meet King Leon, the skunk named after the rockin’ band with Oklahoma family ties. In order to keep the five-month-old critter as her own, Michigan teen Keili Woodruff paid $200, an additional $100 fee for the wildlife permit and had its scent gland removed, she told The Bay City Times.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Faithful friends

When a beloved pet is called home for the last time, Ever Faithful sends it off with dignity and respect.


Louis Fowler
The debilitating and devastating emotional pain that comes with the death of a four-legged best friend is something that only a loving pet-owner can fully understand.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Are you experienced?

2014 MAYORAL ELECTION: Political science professors discuss the advantages of being an incumbent in politics and the challenges of facing opponents with little or no experience.


Kelley Chambers
Name recognition and experience can spell an easy victory for the incumbent in a political race, but experts said there can be downsides when running against an opponent who has no record to defend and other candidates who perhaps no one has ever heard of.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Animal crackers

Local animal companions eat for free with the Pet Food Pantry of OKC.


Kevan Goff-Parker
Kim Pempin’s lifelong passion for all creatures four-legged started with her best friend, the family’s dog, an American Eskimo named Honey.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014