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By My Side

By APA Adoption Center | January 21, 2015

Nikki was adopted for her mommy’s 45th birthday and she’s been a joy ever since! She stays close to her mommy’s side when they go places and follows commands well.…

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Right at Home!

By APA Adoption Center | January 21, 2015

Orville and Wilbur were adopted last December and are right at home, they like to sleep in the bed and chase each other around the house at top speed.

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Dogfighting – No Winners!

By APA Adoption Center | January 15, 2015

What is dogfighting? Typically, an Organized Dogfight is a contest in which two dogs, bred and trained to fight by “dog men”, is placed in a pit (an area enclosed…

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Bite-Proof Your Children

By APA Adoption Center | January 15, 2015

Outdoors or indoors, kids are on the move. Children running, riding bicycles or skateboards explore new places and come into contact with different sights, sounds, people and yes, animals. To…

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Breed Specific Legislation

By APA Adoption Center | January 15, 2015

The APA Adoption Center’s statement on breed specific legislation: The APA does not feel that the banning of any specific breed of dog solves the problems that the community is…

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Parvovirus Prevention and Treatment

By APA Adoption Center | January 15, 2015

What is parvovirus? Canine parvovirus is a viral illness that usually attacks a dog or puppy through the intestinal tract (canine parvovirus enteritis) and, in a few cases, the heart…

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Donate Your Used Cell Phones to the APA

By APA Adoption Center | January 14, 2015

Do you have an old cell phone that you just don’t know what to do with? Donate it to the APA! Your old cell phone can help the APA raise…

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New Clinic Hours

By APA Adoption Center | January 14, 2015

With the recent addition of two new veterinarians, the APA is proud to announce extended clinic hours! Now you can bring your dog or cat to the APA for basic…

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St. Louis Dog Parks

By APA Adoption Center | January 14, 2015

*Taylor Dog Park: Taylor at Maryland *Lister Dog Park: Taylor at Olive Contact Information: CWEDP 4529 Laclede #285 St. Louis, MO 63108 centralwestend@stldogparks.org   *Maplewood Dog Park: West Point Dr…

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A Few Words About I.D.

By APA Adoption Center | January 14, 2015

A Few Words About I.D. All pets, including indoor dogs and cats, need to wear collars with personal identification and rabies vaccination tags. Personal identification tags with the owner’s name, current…

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