PET TALK WITH THE TURNER VET: Holiday tips to keep pets safe

By Rhonda Baillargeon, LVT As the holidays approach, many families make plans to celebrate with their furry family members. While these celebrations are fun and…

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Carleen Cote holds the "Spirit of America Award" presented to the Duck Pond Wildlife Care Center in 2015. (Submitted photo)

CRITTER CHATTER: Wildlife sanctuary is still going strong after co-founder’s passing

By Amy Messier Greetings fellow wildlife enthusiasts! Many of you know me as Amy — the volunteer with the apron — who showed up at…

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Conestoga Wagon (Victor Block photo)

AROUND THE BLOCK: Oregon awaits

By Victor Block It doesn’t take long for visitors to Oregon to admire its varied landscapes, intriguing chapters of history and reputation as a cornucopia…

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FEATURED COLUMN by Britny Belskis: Kindness is the new thing

Happy holiday, friends! As the holiday is upon us, I am reminded of all the good and wonderful things in this world. I feel that…

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PET TALK WITH THE TURNER VET: Eww! Why does my puppy eat that?

By Rhonda Baillargeon, LVT There is nothing quite like getting kisses from a dog that has just consumed a pile of poop. Ewwwww! Why do…

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FEATURED COLUMN by Britny Belskis: November is thankfulness month

Happy November, Friends, I am so happy you and I are getting to be together in our monthly meetings. This week I am so thankful…

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PET TALK WITH THE TURNER VET: Household items can be poisonous

By Rhonda Baillargeon, LVT Worried about pet poisons in your home? Many common household products can cause severe problems if ingested by your pet. These…

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FEATURED COLUMN by Britny Belskis: What do we put in our souls?

Hey, Friend, I hope you are having a great start to your October! Last month we talked about praying for our future spouse. Let’s just…

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AROUND THE BLOCK: A visit to Wilmington, Delaware

By Victor Block Some members of the family lived in a 175-room mansion set amid a thousand acres of magnificent gardens; others resided in a…

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PET TALK WITH THE TURNER VET: Some food may affect dogs’ heart

By Rhonda Baillargeon, LVT Recently, there have been reports of an increase in the number of cases of heart disease in dogs. The FDA has…

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