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    Bye, Felicia! Game Debuts; Say Hello to the Hottest New Party Game

    Saying goodbye has never been so fun! A new party game from Big G Creative, Bye, Felicia! incorporates the pop culture phrase in a fun and fast-paced game of wild word associations. For ages 12 and up and available now at Target, the game requires players to mind meld with friends and family to guess what others are thinking. Bye, Felicia! challenges great minds to think alike or at least guess how they think! Players have 30 seconds to list as many answers as they can before time runs out. The topics are random and range from “Foods You Eat with Ketchup” to “Bad Habits,” giving every round the potential for lots of laughs. When…

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    Fireworks and pets don’t mix. Here’s how to keep your pet calm during Fourth of July celebrations.

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The COVID-19 pandemic has caused cities and counties across the country to cancel their public fireworks displays, but that doesn’t mean it’ll be a quiet Fourth of July celebration for pet owners. As more people celebrate with their own backyard fireworks, it could mean more anxiety for dogs that are normally afraid of loud noises. Dr. Niwako Ogata, an associate professor of veterinary behavior medicine in Purdue University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, says fireworks – along with other seasonal triggers such as thunderstorms – can be overwhelming for dogs and some cats. Ogata has the following tips for pet owners to help their furry friends cope during…

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