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Tom Cook’s Workday Dog Break – Dogs Make The Best Babysitters [Video]

It can be hard to find a dependable babysitter these days, but have you ever thought about the family dog?

That may sound ridiculous, but I've come across a video that proves that dogs really could make the best babysitters.

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Category: Animals, Videos
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Bear Cub Dances On A Pole, Steals Golf Ball [Video]

Well, now I want a baby bear.

There's a video making the rounds of a bear cub that walked onto a golf course in Canada recently and started playing with the flag stick in one of the holes (does it have a technical name? I'll have to ask Andy Rent). When it got sick of dancing, the cub actually picked up someone's golf ball in its mouth and walked off with it.

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Category: Animals, Videos
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Adopt Scherzer from Crash’s Landing

Detroit Tigers fans will have no trouble recognizing the name of this week's cat or his similarity to a certain Detroit Tigers pitcher.

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Free Michigan Junior Deer Hunting Licenses Available at Meijer on Friday, Saturday

Hunters ages 16 years old and younger can get a free junior deer hunting license at all Meijer stores in Michigan on Friday and Saturday (Sept. 12 and 13).

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Rocky the Wonder Dog Visits on Wet Nose Wednesday [Sponsored]

Rocky, a Lab, Huskie mix, came by 100.5 The River to visit Andy Rent's "Andy in the Morning" show for Wet Nose Wednesday.

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Tom Cook’s Workday Dog Break – Toddler & Basset Hound Are Best Friends [Video]

It's no big secret that I'm a big fan of furry creatures, especially ones with wagging tails.
If you share my enthusiasm for dogs, I hope you enjoy the occasional "Workday Dog Break" videos that I post.

Today, I came across this great video of a little girl and a Basset Hound that are the very best of friends. 

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Category: Animals, Videos
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Meet Sloppy Joe from Crash’s Landing

School has begun making it the perfect time to introduce you to every lunch lady's favorite Crash's Landing cat.

Meet Sloppy Joe.

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Adopt Lupine From Crash’s Landing

While preparing to introduce Lupine from Crash's Landing for Purrrfect Friday, my kids caught a glimpse of a picture of Lupine on my computer.

They fell in love instantly.

We're guessing you'll do the same.

Meet Lupine and welcome him to your family!

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Workday Pig Break: Tiny Pig Frolicking In The Grass [Video]

I know that usually I give you a workday dog break, but today I decided to change it up a bit. Mostly because I came across this Vine video of an adorable tiny pig frolicking through the grass.

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Category: Animals, Videos
Photo courtesy of Michigan DNR.
Photo courtesy of Michigan DNR.
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Michigan DNR Gives Osprey Chicks GPS Backpacks

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is monitoring osprey chicks via GPS backpacks in order to learn how to better help the population recover in Michigan.

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Meet Grebe – Wendy’s Pet Of The Week

Every Wednesday, the folks from the Humane Society of West Michigan stop by and bring me a new friend to be named as “Wendy’s Pet Of The Week”. This week, Heather from the Humane Society stopped by with Grebe!

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Big Decline in Monarch Butterflies in West Michigan

Several factors have led to a sharp decline in the number of monarch butterflies migrating to West Michigan.

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