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SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON Farmer's ADVOCATE - Thursday, July 13, 2000 14 Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County OO By Norma Bennett Woolf, from teaching the children to make Canis Major Publications sure the pooch is confined before Fun in the Sun With Rover they open the door to locking the screen door so the little ones can- Here comes summer, the lazy, not open it themselves. If Morn has hazy, crazy days of summer. It's too to open the door for the kids, she darn hot, but the ]ivin' is easy. can make sure Ranger is under There's cheeseburgers in paradise, control and can't escape to get hit and Rover's waiting for his share, by a car or wreak havoc on the While the family enjoys the neighbor's lawn or shrubs. warmth of summer sun and the =If Rambo is an outdoor dog, softness of summer evenings, make sure he has shelter from sun Rover may be suffering from the and rain and always has a bucket heat or from overindulgence of left- of fresh water. Dogs have a higher overs. To avoid tragedy, families internal body temperature than should consider the effects of in- humans and get warm at lower creased day length, temperatures, temperatures than we do. Since and snacks-after-the-barbecue on they cannot shed their coats and the family pet. Livin' with Rover they do not sweat, they pant away can be easy if you heed these warm a lot of moisture during warm weather cautions and follow these weather and must have constant tips. access to fresh water. Puddles Heat exhaustion and heat won't do it, and neither will three- stroke are distinct possibilities if day-old tepid water with a layer of the dog is subjected to high tem- pond scum. peratures in poorly ventilated ar- oDon't make the mistake of eas, including cars (even with the thinking a long-coated or thick- windows cracked open), sheds, or coated dog should be shaved for other enclosure~. Dogs dissipate ~summer. Long, thick coats devel- body heat by panting, not sweat- aped to provide insulation in both ing, and rapid panting causes in- cold and hot weather, and removal creased loss of water and carbon of the natural insulation could dioxide. If the dog is stressed by stress the dog further. Do make high temperatures and humidity sure long and thick coats are kept and poor ventilation, his circula- free of mats, tangles, burs and tory and respiratory systems can other seeds, etc. to help maintain be overtaxed. Rover's comfort. Heat stroke is the most common oBrush his coat and check for and most likely to be fatal. Syrup- fleas, ticks, and debris in his hair. toms are panting, staring; warm, oAvoid strenuous exercise in dry skin; extremely high fever (106 the heat of the day if the dog has degrees or higher); rapid heart- not been conditioned far the strain. beat; vomiting; and collapse. Take walks in the early morning or Treatment includes immersion in evening; limit vigorous play ses- cold water. If no tub is handy, sions; and provide plenty of fresh spraying the dog with the hose is water. the next best action. Ice packs ap- Remember that heat and hu- plied to the head and neck may midity are more stressful for pup- also help. Heat stroke is life- pies, geriatric dogs, dogs that are threatening; get the dog to the vet- overweight or out of condition, erinary clinic as soon as possible dogs with chronic illnesses, and after lowering his temperature, dogs with shortened faces such as Heat exhaustion is less serious Boxers, English Bulldogs, Peking- and generally follows heavy and ese, and French Bulldogs. prolonged exercise in intense heat. If Sassy finds the family cook- It develops more slowly than heat out, don't feed her leftover burgers, stroke and may be preceded by a brats, orhotdogs. She could bloat, salt deficiency or a complication of suffer a stomach torsion, and die. heart disease. The treatment is the Bloat and torsion are serious, life- same: lo(ver the temperature with threatening illnesses, and the inci- cold water, then get the dog to the dence rises in summer precisely clinic, because dogs have access to barbe- Here are some tips for helping cue leavings. Symptoms include you and Rover enjoy the warm extreme restlessness, unproduc- weather: tive vomiting, a bloated appear- .Dogs can be irritable in hot ance, and collapse. The disease weather and should be protected progresses quickly; a dog that has from kids' boisterous attentions, stomach torsion can die on the way oSince doors are open more of- to the emergency clinic. ten in warm weather, Morn and oIf Mister travels with the fam- Dad should take precautions to ily, don't ever, ever leave him in the keep Ranger from following the car alone, even with the windows kids outside if he can then run cracked open. If you park in the free. Severalapproaches willw ork, shad% re member that shade II 316 Ridge Ave Martinsburg, WV This buslneea was started In March of 1968 and due to down-siring and health problems, I will sell the following at public auctlen. Saturday, July beginning at 9:00 a.m. Directions: From WV 1-81 use Exit 12 to Rt. 11 South. Turn onto Wheatland Street, go I block, turn left onto Ridge Ave. to auction site (watch for auction signs). Office Eauinment: Ricoh FT 4418 Copier w/paper storage cabinet, Computers-& Monitors, Computer Stands, Micro-Fiche Render Model 1060. Max Trac 800 Series Business Band Radios, Office Desks & Chairs, Cannon PC25 Copier, Bunn Coffee Maker, Microwave. gt rJg LP ." Breakers, Fuses, Connectors, Wire Nuts, Conduit, Conduit Fittings, Breaker Boxes, Junction Boxes, Wire, Switches & Receptacles. R r i " - Copper Tubing, Black Iron Gas Line Pipe, Gas - Fuel Oil-And Electric Furnace Parts, Ice Machine Parts, Brass Flare & Pipe Fittings, Copper Sweat Fittings, Elbows, Couplers Reducers, Sheet Metal Shears, Sheet Metal Supply Boots, Reducers, Grills, Registers, Return Grills, Fiberglass Duct Board, Flex Duct, Metal Round Ducts, Metal Elbows, Metal Reducers, Metal Diffusers, Fan Motors, Blades, Relays, Run & Start Capacitors, Time Clocks, Expansion Valves, Cold Storage Parts, Special Carrier, Bryant, Heatco, & Lennox Parts, Thermostats, Sub Bases, Pressure Controls, Solenoid Valves & Coils, Drain Pans, Armaflex. EouiDment & Tools: New & Used Heat Pumps, Air Conditioners & Gas Fui:naces, Used Window Units, Space Guard Portable Room Air Cleaners M#2275, Assorted Air Filters, Metal & Wood Shelving, Wet-Dry Vacs, Refrigeration Vacuum Pumps, Recovery Units & DOT Approved Tanks, High Jack w/Extensions, 5000 Watt Generator, Torch Outfit, Volt Meters, Electronic Leak Detectors, Portable & Electric Drills, Fuel Oil Testing Meters & Many Other Small Tools. Trucks & Trailers: 1991 Chew 3/4 Ton Van, 1983 Chevy Stake Body Truck - Flat Bed, 1994 Dodge 3/4 Ton Van - Maybe 2, 1986 GMC Pick Up Truck w/ Utility Body, 1987 GMC 3/4 Ton Van, 1994 7x16 United Box Cargo Trailer w/ Tandem Wheels & Electric Brakes, 6x12 Utility Trailer w/fold up loading gate. TERMS: Cash or Check Sale Day- LD. required. Lunch on premises. Not responsible for accidents on premises. AUCTIONEER: G. DALE BENNETt;, CA/ WV LIC. 306 Bennett's Inc. Douglas W. Bennett, Owner Martinsburg, WV 25401 304.263-2731 G. DALE BENNETT, CA1306 AUCTIONEERS & ASSOCIATES Rt. 2 Box 163 Hedgesville, WV 25427 1-304-229-8649 1-304-229-8551 III I moves as the day progresses. The your pet have a healthy, happy temperature inside a closed car summer. can quickly reach 120 degrees - Copyright 2000 by Canis Ma- even with the window cracked jar Publications. All rights re- open - and cook the dog's brain, served. Used by permission. oLots of dogs like to run through the sprinkler or swim in a pool, lake, or pond. Ifa large body AREA STUDENT NAMED of water isn't available, some dogs TO THE DEAN'S LIST enjoy a dip in a child's wading pool. BUCKHANNON - A local stu- ~Most dogs enjoy a game of fetch or Frisbee played in the cool morning dent was named to the 2000 spring semester dean's list at West Vir- or evening hours. oKeep your canine first aid kit ginia Wesleyan College. Students packed and ready for action, and on the dean's list have achieved a have the telephone numbers of 3.5 or higher grade point average your veterinarian and an emer-for the semester while carrying a gency clinic handy just in case. Ac- load of at least 12 semester hours. Named to the list is junior cidents, insect stings, dog fights, and heat stroke can require imme- Katherine Hoadley, daughter of diate attention. James Norleen Hoadley, Shep- Many dogs will eat less in hot, herdstown, a biology major. humid weather. If Ranger leaves West Virginia Wesleyan Col- some food behind, throw it away, lege, founded in 1890, enrolls ap- wash the dish, and feed less until proximately 1,500 students. The college is one of select handful ha- the temperature drops, tionwide designated a "ThinkPad When you're home on summer vacation, spend some time playing University", providing a personal with your dog and making sure he laptop computer to each incoming freshman. The college recently an- is as comfortable as possible on nounced that they will be the first hot, humid days. Be aware that short-coated undergraduate institution in the country to require online admis- white or cream-colored dogs can get sunburned, especially on their sion application. ears and around their noses. Summer precautions will help Give the United Way LOCATION: Jefferson County Fairgrounds, located 3-miles west of Charles Town, WV and 2-miles east of Leetown, WV on Secondary Rt. 15. Poplar comer cupboard (93"H 46'W 36" to comer); sofa; Bakers cabinet; chest of drawers; bookcases; stands; metal cabinets; day bed; Frigidaire side/side refrigerator; 2-freezers (GE, Kenmore-chest); Whirlpool freezer (upright); Frigidaire stove; GE dishwasher; Maytag washer & dryer; electric doctor scales; Zenith "IV; VCR; occasional chairs; file cabinets; linens; rugs; baskets; large col- lection of glassware & Tupperware; quantity of small kitchen appliances; pots, pans, etc.; pictures; cameras; quantity of costume jewelry; books; fans; Christmas decorations; jars; soda bo es; Fairbanks scales; safe; grain sacks; chicken crates; fishing poles; wooden barrels & boxes; woodstove. TOOLS: Woodworking tools; lythe; electrical power tools; large collection of hand tools including hammers, wrenches, drill bits, saws; etc.; garden tools; bolts; damps; log chains; ext. ladder; stepladders; wheelbarrow; and other items too numerous to mention. Elizabeth C. Wall, Executrix Estate of Pauline H. Hesket AUCTIONEER'S NOTE : This is the third day of the Heskett auction which was originally scheduled to be held on location in Rippon. Auctioneer: DENSIL L. NIBERT Phone: 876-2418 wv Lic. #660 E-maih ricer@ Web Page: Clerks: Hostler & Harrison TERMS OF SALE : Cash or check with proper ID. Not responsible for accidents. Luncheon rights reserved. of Valuable Real Estate-Household Furnishings-Guns 105 Lone Oak Subdivision, Charles Town, WV- From Charles Town follow Rt. 9 N 1 mile, left on Leetown Pike, left at Lone Oak. At 12:00 noon, we will offer for sale a one-story brick contemporary residence (above). Brief description: Living room, dining room, kitchen, three (3) bedrooms, two (2) full bathrooms, full basement and 2-car garage located on 3 acres. Built in 1989. AMENITIES Hardwood floors; new electric furnace; central air; brick hearth w/gas fireplace; Oak cabinets with tile floor in kitchen; master bedroom w/walk-in closet & full bath w/marble jacuzzi/tub and other areas accented with marble, approximately 1,400 sq. ft. of living space. Property recorded in the Office of the County Commission of Jefferson County, West Virginia, in Deed Book 518 Page 413. Lot 3, Block A (Lone Oak Farm). Terms of Sale on Real Estate: A Non-Refundable $5,000 Cashier's Check or Cash on day of sale, balance due upon delivery of deed, not to exceed 30 days from day of sale. A personal pre-auction tour and inspection of the property can be arranged by calling 304-876-2418, 304-876-2000, or 800- 383-2002. Auctioneer: John Dorsey, Administrator C.T.A. Estate of Mary doann Wilt; DENSIL L. Phone: 876-2418 wv Lic. #660 E-maih Web Page: John Kilroy, Broker glib ERK Ubertg Reaitg .: i 7704 mapteuilte Road (mD Route 66) Washington County, Completely liquidating former assets CONSTRUCTION COMPANY OF MD INC. - Gaithersburg Office, Shop and Yard & also from - for Finance Companies, Bonding Company & Institutes. Liquidating Companies for Gary Rosen, U.S. Bankruptcy Court & Roger Schlossberg, Bankruptcy Court & Other Contractors & Dealers, Hagerstown, Washington County Roads Washington County Sheriff's DepartmenL 2000 at 9:00 (25) Lawn & Garden Tractors of Various Makes & Models; Mowers; Weed Wackers; Chippers; Chain Saws; and Electric Motors; (2) HUSQUVARNA Concrete Saws; Presses; CRAFTSMAN Saws; MULTIQUIP 6000 Generator Generator; LINCOLN Welders; Lasers; Transits; "file Cutter Roof Jacks; Air Hose; Water Pumps; Scaffolding; Cordless Drills Guns; Misc. Hand Tools of All Kinds; HONDA 5 H.P. Gas Operated Compressor; EMGLO Electric Air Compressor; Miter Boxes; Floor, Butler Heaters; Jack Hammers; Large Assortment of Electrical & Supplies of All Kind; and Hundreds of Small Contractor's Tools Equipment. OFFICE FURNITURE including (7) Copy Machines of ~l Makes & Models; LENMARK Printer; Computers; Machines; Conference Tables & Chairs; Bookcases; Lateral Files; Letter Files; Desks; Knock Down Furniture; Hundreds of Small Supplies. LARGE AMOUNT OF ALL TYPES OF BULIDING 2000 at TRACK DOZERS & TRACK LOADERS: CAT D5B Dozer; Dozer; CAT 953, PROPS, G.P. Bucket; CAT 955L, PROPS, G.P. JOHN DEERE 450C, PROPS, G.P. Bucket; ALLIS CHALMERS Others Being Listed Daily! RUBBER TIRE LOADERS & SKID LOADERS: CLARK Michigan 75C w/G.P. Bucket & Forks (2) CASE 1840 Skid Loaders- Like New- (1) w/223 Hrs.; CASE Loader; CASE 1537 Skid Loader; BOBCAT 743 Skid Loader Skid Loader; HYDRAMAC 14(3 Series V Skid Loader; HESSTON I Loader; FORD CL35 Sl~id Loader; TOYOTA Skid Loader; CASE Attachment for Skid Loader; SWEEPSTER Attachment & for Skid Loaders LOADER BACKHOES & LOADER CASE 580E Loader Backhoes; CASE 580B Loader Backhoe Loader Backhoe; JOHN DEERE 510 Loader Backhoe; Loader Backhoe; TERMITE T5 Loader Backhoe; CASE Tractor w/Scarfire Box; CASE 580 Loader Tractor; Tractor- Very Low Hour in Excellent Condition; FORD 3 Pt. Hitch; WOODS 750 3 Pt. in New and Others. FORKLIFTS & HIGH C25B Forklift; HYSTER 2500 Forklift; JLG 26N High Lift; ECONOMY 30 High Uft; and Other Forklifts & High Ufts Being ROLLERS & AIR COMPRESSORS: DYNAPAK BEAVER 1/2-1 Roller; BOMAG Walk Behind Roller; INGERSOLLI Air Compressor; INGERSOLL RAND 160 Air Compressor; DAVli Compressor; MQ 180 Air Compressor; and Others. SIGNS & LIGHT TOWERS: (2) ADDCO Duetz Diesel Engines; (5) TRAFCON Solar Arrow Boards Tower; COLEMAN Light Tower. GENERATORS, WELDERS, SPECTRUM Generator, Detroit Diesel Powered-Portable; Generator/Welder; HOBART Mega Arc 200-G Generator/Welder; Water Pump-Powered by Diesel Engine-Portable; and Others. New 2000 ROBOLASER Self-Leveling Laser Level w/ Adjustable Tripod, Grade Road and One Year Warranty; (2) New GEOTOP 20X Automatic Level w/Adjustable Tri and One Year Warranty. SMALL CONTRACTOR'S Hydraulic Breaker; SOOSAN SB4 Hydraulic Breaker, Behind Trencher; EDCO Walk Behind Concrete Saw; STOW & Mortar Mixers; GEORGIA Buggies; Hydraulic Power Units' Cones; Fuel Tanks; Glavanized Pipe; Excavator Buckets, Backhoe Buckets - Some are New; Pad Foot Signs; Steel Road Plates; Aluminum Picks; Aluminum & Ladders; Step Ladders; Scaffolding; Tampers; Trowel Machines; ( Go & CUSHMAN Golf Carts; Also Several Golf Carts for Parts SWEEPER; Tractor & Truck "fires; Electric & Manual Pallet JackS; Small Contractor's Tools Not Mentioned. SMALL SHOP TOOLS: BUILT RITE Mfg. 5" Power Roller- New; Several NeW Carts; Electric Chain Hoist; and Other Shop Equipment & Tools. LANDSCAPING TRACTORS & EQUIPMENT: Tractor; INT 424 Tractor; INT 354 Tractor; FARMALL 340 Tractor; Tractor; FORD 8N & 9N Tractors; FARMALL M, H Landscaping Tractors of Various Makes & Models; 3 Pt. Mowers of Various Makes & Models; 1-, 2- & 3- Bottom Plows Mowers; Post Hole Diggers; Blades & Scarfire Boxes; NEW Gravity & Hay Wagons; Round & Square Balers; Hay Other Related Equipment. FORD F700 S/A; 1985 FORD LS000 S/A; 1989 FORD RD487 S/A; FORD F350 Dump-Rough Condition; 1988 $1900 T/A C&C; 1988 GMC 6000 C&C; and Others Being GMC TOPKICK WIALTEC DERRICK DIGGER, 3208 5/2 Sp. SINGLE AXLE ROAD TRACTORS: 1993 8200, N-14 Cummins Engine, 350 H.P 10 Sp.; 1993 8.3 Cummins Diesel, 5 Sp.; 1991 INTERNATIONAL 8100, L-10 i Sp.; 1991 FORD LS9000, 315 Big Cam Cummins, 9 Sp.; 1 LNSO00, 3208 Cat. Turbo, 7 Sp.; and Other Road Tractors. TRUCKS: 1995 CHEVROLET SUveredo Pickup; 1986 Custom 20 Pickup; TOYOTA Pickup w. Top; GMC Isuzu NPR Body; 1989 CHEVROLET C30 w/10' Cube; and COLLECTOR'S VEHICLES & BOATS: 1(. Engine, Automatic, Off Frame Restoration; Cleveland Engine, Automatic, 36,000 Original Miles 1966 CHEVROLET Impala SS, 283 Engine; Automatic Restoration; 1953 FORD Pickup, 351 Engine, 4-Speed 1927 MODEL T Pickup Truck, All Original Nice Condition; Valve Boat w/125 H.P. Outboard Motor & Trailer; COBALT w/Trailer; ,Several Flatbottom Boats. ALSO SELLING FOR THE FREDERICK CO. & CHAPTERS OF THE RED CROSS, WASHINGTON CO. DEPARTMENT AND THE CITY Cars, Trucks & SUV's TRAILERS & SEA CONTAINERS: I-, Tag-a-long Trailers - New & Used; (10) Dry Storage & Office Trailers; (6) 20' Sea Containers; (2) 40' Sea Containers; Sea Containers and Others Being Listed Daily! Terms.' Cash or approved check with positive kJentificatJon. Lunch Rights Reserved. MAJOR CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED w/5% Admin. James G. Cochran Clerk: T.E. Bikle AUCTIONEERS & ASSOCIATES LTD. PROFESSIONAL A 7704 MAPLEVILLE ROAD, POST OFFICE BOX 222, BOONSBORO, 301.7390538 JAMES G. COCHRAN Director,