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WATCH: Puppies bring joy to dementia patients

An Ohio man and his 92-year-old grandmother want to help people with Alzheimer's and dementia this holiday season.

Terminally ill dog gets early Christmas celebration

It's the season of giving. One Wilmington family is trying to give their terminally ill dog one last special day.

47 dogs reported dead due to PetSmart grooming across US

Over the past decade 47 dogs have died across the U.S. during grooming, or within days of showing signs of ill health after grooming, at the nation's leading pet retailer, a New Jersey news organization reports, though what the numbers mean is uncertain.

Hurricane preparation tips for pet owners

As you make preparations before Hurricane Florence's arrival, it is critical not to forget about having an emergency plan for your pet(s).

Annual Pooch Plunge returns to Wilmington

The City of Wilmington and the YMCA of Southeastern NC are hosting the annual Pooch Plunge starting Tuesday, September 4th until September 9th.

Animals get new home at ‘Clear the Shelter’ event

Several animals have a new home thanks to the "Clear the Shelter" event at New Hanover Animal Services. Saturday was a day full of joy for some animals and their new owners.

DIY dog washing stations now available in Wilmington

Those looking for a cheap and quick way to wash their dogs are in luck. A do-it-yourself dog wash manufacturer has opened for business in Wilmington.

Pender Pawzapalooza brings family and pet-friendly fun!

Whether you have two legs or four, there's an event next weekend for the whole family to enjoy, pets included!

Two dogs found dead after eating poisonous mushrooms from owner’s yard

A Wake County woman has a warning for other pet owners after two of her dogs died over the weekend after eating poisonous mushrooms from her yard.

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BALLOT MIX-UP: Brunswick County woman told she ‘already voted’

Imagine going to the polls to cast your ballot, only to be told you've already voted. That's exactly what happened to a Brunswick County woman on Wednesday.

Supreme Court leaves NC absentee ballot deadline at Nov. 12

The Supreme Court will allow absentee ballots in North Carolina to be received and counted up to nine days after Election Day.

Dogs say “I do” for a good cause in Sunset Beach

A pair of dogs in Sunset Beach tied a knot stronger than any leash on Wednesday night at Sunset Beach. 

Counties reach 50% turn out during early voting, expect to surpass 2016 numbers

There are still three full days left of early voting, but we're seeing turnout across the state far surpassing numbers in years past. Counties in the Cape Fear are already reaching the 50% mark of ballots cast.