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Miller’s Landing Goes to the Dogs

When the world turns upside down overnight, the creative come up with new ways to thrive. Miller’s Landing, a Bass Lake institution since 1982, is known for its ability to roll with the punches. Once again it met the challenge and exceeded it. For several years Miller’s has offered the My*Tri kids’ triathlon, and much of the same great team ...

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Pet of the Week: Gunther the Cat

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Hi there, Gunther here! Are you looking for a super sweet guy? I am a big, loving ball of fur! I just need a lap and somebody to love me. I am a youngish guy who is past the kitten stuff but has a lot of years to share with you. Call the EMCSPCA at 559-683-1266 to learn more about me. ...

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Fresno Flats Historical Museum is stretching its wings, much like bees emerging from a honey-filled hive. In fact, next Saturday, June 12, Fresno Flats offers a lecture and q & a session on exactly that—as part of its series on homesteading. Conducted by local beekeeper, Doug Mendonca, the event takes place from 10 am to 12 noon at Fresno Flats ...

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Double Your Donations, Double Your Funds With the EMCSPCA!

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A Message From the EMCSPCA: We have some really exciting news! No, your eyes have not deceived you…there is activity at the shelter site. After a lengthy delay, we have secured a construction loan to complete the shelter. Contractors are jumping back in and work is being done. We are thrilled to see progress at the construction site again. Equally ...

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Pet of the Week: Charles the Cat

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Hello! Charles here! I have some information for you! Kitten season is here and lots of baby kitties are being born. The lucky ones will soon be available for adoption. They are all so cute you can hardly resist the fuzzy little things. I hope when you think of adding a furry friend to your family, you might also consider ...

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Pets of the Week: Kittens, Kittens, and More Kittens!

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Hello there! Did you know there is a season for kittens? I guess after winter (brrrr) the Mommy and Daddy cats make babies. You could really help by spaying and neutering your kitties so there aren’t so many needing homes. The EMCSPCA offers free transportation to HOPE for your cats surgeries. Surgery and rabies shot is $60. Text with your cat’s name in the subject for information.

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Pet of the Week: Floyd the Dog

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Hello there, I’m Floyd. I’m what you call a real “people guy.” I love everyone I meet! My family had to relocate and circumstances prevent me from going with them. I would love to find a home where I can have my own person or two. Although I have had a “sister,” I really love people. My foster mom says ...

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Pet of the Week: Helga the Cat

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Hello there, Helga here… Just waiting to be part of your family. I am a purrrfect kitty! I like other cats and I have been in my foster home with Pearl, the lucky German Shepherd who got to go to a wonderful  rescue place. I have been spayed, and everyone says I am beautiful! All I need is a family to make my life complete. Call the EMCSPCA at 559-683-1266 to meet me.

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Be Prepared as Bears Emerge From Hibernation

The US Forest Service is reminding visitors to the the Sierra National Forest and locals who live near to be aware and prepared as bears emerge from hibernation Clovis, CA., – The Sierra National Forest (SNF) provides important habitat to black bears and other wildlife. It is important to always be “Bear Aware” and wary. Learning about bears helps you ...

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