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Protecting your pets in summer

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: with summer temperatures approaching, please do not leave your pets in parked cars, even with the windows down! Temperatures in cars can rise to 30 degrees over the outdoor temperature within … Continue reading

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Summer’s coming

As the temperature tends upward, remember to keep cool and stay hydrated. This photo courtesy of the Boston Public Library, accessed via the Digital Commonwealth, which, incidentally, is where you can also see the Robbins Library collection of historical photos … Continue reading

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New baby animals at local zoos

The blizzard wasn’t the only exciting thing to happen during the blizzard: a baby zebra was also born at the Franklin Park Zoo! Four days after the baby zebra (dubbed Nemo in honor of the storm) was born, a baby … Continue reading

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