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Muskegon based firm helps pet parents cope with grief


David Moore
October 25, 2012 | WGVU  

When it comes to pet ownership, Americans lead the world.

The Humane Society of the United States reports we share our homes, apartments and condos with 78 million dogs and 86 million cats.

They hold a huge place in our lives, often as a sort of surrogate child-and losing one of them can leave us lost and grief stricken.

Jodi Clock is co-owner of Clock Timeless Pets in Muskegon, which helps humans deal with end-of-life issues for their animal companions.

Today on Midday West Michigan, she talks with WGVU’s own top dog-lover David Moore about the growing trend of hospice care for pets... 

  Online  at  http://www.clocktimelesspets.com/




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Monday
SE Michigan company recycling poisonous Mercury
Ypsilanti MI  July 21, 2014  |  WGVU  Just about everything can be used again these days. Here's one more item to add to the list.   
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Friday
New enhanced 911 system could be a life saver
Ottawa County MI  July 18, 2014  |  WGVU  People in Ottawa County with smart phones can sign up for a new free enhanced 911 emergency service. It’s a feature that makes vital information immediately available to first responders in medical or other emergencies. Today on WGVU West Michigan, we talk with Tim Smith, Executive Director of the Ottawa County Central Dispatch Authority.   
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Comedy, drama and animation dominate the movies this week
  July 18, 2014  |  WGVU  Mid Day's weekly movie talk with Ron Van Timmeran from Celebration Cinema on Sex Tape, Planes: Fire & Rescue and The Purge: Anarachy...   
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Tuesday
Grandville to expand Sunday booze sale law
Grandville MI  July 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Another West Michigan community will be allowing Sunday sales of liquor starting later this month. Today on WGVU Midday, we talk with Grandville City Manager Ken Krombeen for details.   
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FRONTLINE premiers "Separate and Unequal"
  July 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Sixty years ago the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Board of Education that separate schools for black and white students is unconstitutional. PBS FRONTLINE reveals years later the desegregation movement has lost steam and in some communities there's a movement returning to segregated schools.   
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Innovation Talk
  July 15, 2014  |  WGVU  Building a successful business is dependent on staffing. Often, leadership focuses on teamwork and strong lines of communication. Yet there's one element overlooked and essential for success: Trust. How is it established or restored?   
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Thursday
New variation on long established building program involves veterans
Grand Rapids MI  July 10, 2014  |  WGVU  A fresh take on an old program partners military veterans with civilians to build new homes. The Vet-Hats program has vets helping with Habitat for Humanity homes.    
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