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It's your end-of-the-week animal news roundup

October 25, 2008 |  2:18 pm

Gray_wolf_2Some news items you might have missed this week:

The Bush administration is trying once again to remove the gray wolf of the Northern Rockies from the endangered species list, sparking protests from animal advocates.

A Hemet, Calif., woman was arrested for allegedly kidnapping her neighbor's barking dog and dumping it 15 miles from home.

Scientists with the Audubon Nature Institute unveiled a genetically engineered glow-in-the-dark cat named Mr. Green Genes.

EBay said it would stop selling ivory on its websites after an investigation by an animal welfare group found the online auction giant was listing thousands of animal products taken from endangered species.

-- Tony Barboza

Photo: Associated Press

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