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Northeast New Hanover County rabies cases rise

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The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Animal Services Unit along with the New Hanover County Health Department have identified and investigated five cases of animals with rabies since August 2014. Full story...
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NC Zoo picks names for four new lion cubs after contest ends

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videoThe NC Zoo has selected the names for its four new lion cubs after going through nearly 2,000 names submitted for a contest. Full story...
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Local animal rescue organization receives a big donation

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video Saturday was a special day for the volunteers of Adopt an Angel. This animal rescue organization had a transport van stolen from them about a month ago, but one local business surprised them with a special gift. Full story...
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NC Zoo names lion cubs

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Four lion cubs at the North Carolina Zoo now have names. Nearly 2,000 names were submitted in a contest the zoo launched last month. Full story...
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Cats killed, dismembered bodies left on lawns

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videoSomething disturbing is happening to people's cats in one Wilmington neighborhood. Police say someone is to blame for apparently killing cats in a brutal way. Randy Leonard found something disturbing in his front yard Monday morning, half a cat. It was cut almost surgically, and then placed there. Full story...
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Woman accused of killing dogs by locking them in bathroom

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videoAn Onslow County woman is accused of killing two dogs by leaving them locked in a bathroom without food for a month. Full story...
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Duplin County K-9 dead, deputy suspended

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videoA Duplin County Sheriff's K-9 died last month after sitting in a hot squad car all night. The sheriff disciplined Kela's handler, but the punishment is not as harsh as some people think it should be. Full story...
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Duplin County K-9 deputy left in squad vehicle dies

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A Duplin County K-9 deputy left in a squad vehicle was found dead the next day Full story...
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BSL Police looking for alligator killer

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The Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department is looking for information for who killed an alligator. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Animal shelter trying to clean up from roach infestation, stem cat eye infections

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videoCockroaches, eye infections and chemical pesticides. These are just a few of the complaints we've received about the Columbus County Animal Shelter in Whiteville. Full story...
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Pooches take a plunge at Legion Stadium Pool

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videoTonight pups of all shapes and sizes ran down to the Legion Stadium Pool for the Pooch Plunge. The annual event takes place the week after Labor Day, when the public pools are no longer open to human swimmers. Full story...
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Fifth rabies case of year reported in New Hanover Co.

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videoThe New Hanover County Animals Services Unit says a fifth case of rabies this year has been confirmed in the county. Full story...
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WPD: Would-be armed robbers scared off by pit bull

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Police say two would-be robbers caught following another car to a Wilmington home were scared off by the homeowner's pit bull. Full story...
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Bladen horse one of two to die of EEE

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State health officials are warning owners to vaccinate their horses after two horses in North Carolina, including one in southeastern North Carolina, died recently of Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis, or EEE, within the past two weeks. Full story...
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Two cases of Eastern Equine Enchephalitis confirmed in New Hanover County

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The New Hanover County Health Department is warning people to protect themselves from mosquito bites after two cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) have been confirmed in the county. Full story...
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