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Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin became a household name when Sen. John McCain announced her as his surprise running mate. Palin has five children: Track, Bristol, Willow, Piper, and Trig, who was born in April 2008 with Down syndrome. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Palin Criticized After Son Stands On Dog

A photo of Sarah Palin’s young son standing on a dog to reach the kitchen sink is drawing sharp reaction.

01/05/2015

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Finding Grace: A Boy’s Christmas Wish To Find His Dog

At the young age of 7-years-old, Braxton Bond is having to deal with his first real heartbreak

12/25/2014

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Animal Shelter At Code Red Full; Specials Offered

As we head into the last weekend of Christmas shopping, CBS11 has a gift idea for you.

12/19/2014

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Former Texas Cop Not Indicted In Dog Death

A North Texas grand jury on Thursday declined to indict a former Fort Worth deputy police chief who fatally shot a dog that may have mauled his cat back in September.

12/12/2014

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Pet Of The Week: Josaline

Josaline is a very calm dog. She’s great with kids, and she’s looking for a new home for the holidays. Can you help her out?

12/10/2014

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Pet Of The Week: Sugar Plum

The holidays are here, and it’s the perfect time to add a pet to your family.

12/03/2014

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Pet Of The Week: Snapple

If a new pet is on your Christmas wish list, check out Snapple. This pooch needs a good home. Can you help out?

11/26/2014

A hummingbird flies in a garden. (credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Lost Hummingbird Gets Lift From St. Paul To Texas

A rufous hummingbird has finally made its way south for the winter after accidentally ending up in Minnesota.

11/24/2014

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Pet Of The Week: Lola

Lola is full of energy, loves to play, and is looking for a good home. Can you help out this pooch?

11/19/2014

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Voters To Pick Dallas Zoo Giraffe’s Name

The Dallas Zoo had announced that a generous bidder paid $50,000 for the right to name the zoo’s new baby giraffe. Now, the name is being put up to a public vote.

11/05/2014

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Pet Of The Week: Iris

Check out this dog! Iris is a friendly and energetic pup who needs a new home. Can you help her out?

11/05/2014

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Bidder Pays $50,000 To Name Dallas Giraffe

The newest giraffe at the Dallas Zoo will be named by an unidentified person who paid $50,000 to choose the moniker. The male giraffe calf was born on October 26.

11/03/2014

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