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US scraps rules for dogs from rabies-free countries

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control is not requiring Canadians to cross the border into Canada with their dogs this summer. The agency announced new rules in May aimed at eliminating rabies from the country. They stated that dogs must be microchipped, vaccinated against rabies and accompanied by two forms, one signed by a veterinarian. The forms must include photos …

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New US border rules for dogs starting August 1 raise concerns for health minister

Health Minister Mark Holland says he has received concessions over new rules the United States is imposing on dog owners taking their pets across the border, but he is “concerned” about the coming changes. “I am frankly concerned about the rules that the United States is putting in place starting August 1 that will require a number of new measures …

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Toronto residents scared and angry after dogs attacked by coyotes – Toronto

Daniel Noble and his dog were out for what should have been a relaxing Sunday stroll through a Toronto park. Instead, he says, that sense of calm was shattered when he and his pup were attacked by a pack of coyotes. It happened in Princess Margaret Park, near Kipling Avenue and Rathburn Road, at around 10:30 a.m. Noble says he …

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