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Speedzapper Visits With Pet Owners
We've seen the loss and the sorrow in a pet owner's eyes. "They took somebody I love... somebody that was part of the family." We've heard the stories and the claims of speeders ruining lives. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 04:09:49 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 06:38:35 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 06:38:45 GMT)

Pet food maker finds warehouse space
MONMOUTH - Wells Pet Foods will use space in the former Western Stoneware warehouse to continue operations. The pet food manufacturer's warehouse was destroyed in a blaze Sunday. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 08:06:11 GMT)

Pet spot
Sep 1, 2006 — HOKAFI'S PET OF THE WEEK is Sandy, a male beagle mix found as a stray in York County. When he first arrived at the shelter he was a bit shy, but he has been warming up to all the shelter volunteers. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 13:43:20 GMT)

SPCA full: pet owners fingered
Fort McMurray Today — The local animal shelter is bursting at the seams, and its executive director says irresponsible pet owners are to blame. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 14:25:05 GMT)

Paper’s calendar contest sure to be com’pet’itive
MILTON — As Rugby, Peanut, Star, Princess, Abbie, Maggie, Caylie, Ivy Rose, Quincy, Sisi, Jack, Sidney, DJ and other four-legged furry friends would agree (if they could talk), Standard Journal’s upcoming contest can be quiet com“pet”itive. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 16:07:39 GMT)

Household poisons that could harm your pet
This is the fourth article in a series. • Medications: “Medications that treat human medical conditions can make pets very sick. Never give your pet any medication unless directed by your veterinarian. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 16:48:52 GMT)

Be Your Own Pet Drummer Quits
BE YOUR OWN PET drummer JAMIN ORRALL has quit the group, less than a week after they performed at the UK's Reading and Leeds Festivals. Orrall is lea (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 17:17:11 GMT)

Pet Tales: Pet IDs
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Most of us have a driver's license or an ID card, but do you have the proper identification for your pet? Angela Juarez with the Jacksonville Humane Society discussed the topic on First Coast News at Noon with "Valerie." Watch the video clip above. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 18:13:26 GMT)

Pets Best Insurance Will Match Donations to Skeeter Foundation's Pet Therapy Visits
Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC / DBA Pets Best Insurance announced today a special grant to honor the Skeeter Foundation and the newest member of the "Pets Not Pills" Pet Therapy Team. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 21:06:00 GMT)

Wells Pet Foods moving forward
MONMOUTH - Officials at Wells Pet Foods are moving forward while investigators continue to search for the cause of the fire that burned one-third of their Monmouth plant. (Fri, 01 Sep 2006 22:48:22 GMT)

QUALITY PET FOOD & ACCESSORIES FOR DOGS, CATS & SMALL ANIMALS. THE PET BARN
QUALITY PET FOOD & ACCESSORIES FOR DOGS, CATS & SMALL ANIMALS. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 03:31:57 GMT)

An old-fashioned pet store
If you have kids who love animals, don't miss Pratt's Pets Store. Pratt's, in Glendale, is one of the few old-fashioned pet stores left since the cavernous "superstores" took over. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 04:41:08 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 06:21:11 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 06:21:32 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 06:21:42 GMT)

Zoo Foundation to attend annual Pet Fair
The Sequoia Park Zoo Foundation will be attending the Farm Store’s annual Pet Fair Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Board members will be on hand to answer questions about the zoo’s proposed master plan, which includes improvements to Bill the chimp’s exhibit and a new bear habitat. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 06:25:58 GMT)

PET FURNITURE
Goodwin and Company, known for its designer slipper chairs, now offers chairs for dogs. "Pet furniture is actually a growing area of opportunity for furniture designers," said Gary Goodwin, company president. "People think nothing of lavishing mega dollars on clothing and care for their animals -- why not buy Fido an affordable piece of furniture the pet can call its own?" The chairs, upholstered (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 07:18:45 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 07:24:31 GMT)

Pet Vet: Mites need repeated teatment
Dear Dr. Jorden: We have a 14-year-old, pure white cat. Snowball has suffered from ear mites for many years. The mites never bother our other black cat. We have treated the mites with solution from our vet and treatment from a pet store, but ... (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 09:44:28 GMT)

Pet Calendar
SATURDAY ADOPTIONS 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: TVAR; Pleasanton farmers market, First and West Angela, Pleasanton; dogs/cats. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: ARF; Pet Food Express, 5404 Ygnacio Valley Road, Concord; cats. (Sat, 02 Sep 2006 10:12:05 GMT)

TN govt drops pet project
In a dramatic turnaround, the DMK government in Tamil Nadu has dropped its pet project of developing a satellite town on the outskirts of Chennai to decongest the city. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 04:18:24 GMT)

Pet lovers, mark your calendars
AS SUMMER WINDS down, the calendar of pet events fills up. Let's get right to the enticing selections around our state: Tomorrow: Schooley's Mountain Kennel Club hosts its 32nd All-Breed Dog Show and Obedience Trial and second Rally Trial at William G. Mennen Sports Arena, 161 E. Hanover Ave, Morris Township. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 04:41:53 GMT)

Pet Walk set for Sept. 16
PROVIDENCE -- Take your pet for a walk, let him sit for a portrait, compete in a tail-wagging contest, or just mingle with other four-legged critters. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 04:47:01 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 05:17:26 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 05:17:46 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 05:17:56 GMT)

HELPFUL HINTS: Question pet practices before booking flight
Dear Readers: If you're planning an airplane trip with a pet, there's some important information you should consider before you board. You definitely need to decide if it is safe for your pet to trave... (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 07:07:50 GMT)

Family pet dies in Pomona fire
POMONA - Four people were displaced and one pet died after a fire Saturday morning heavily damaged a home. Los Angeles County firefighters responded to a reported structure fire at 5:17 a.m. in the 2500 block of Cottonwood Place. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 07:29:15 GMT)

Pet store has some personal touches
The latest pet store in Iowa City doesn’t exactly look like one. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 08:35:29 GMT)

Pet show, bingo among Festival events
When it comes to pet shows, the Plymouth Optimist Club's pet show -- held every year during Fall Festival -- can get pretty crazy. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 11:43:54 GMT)

County Fair Pet Show to be held Sept. 9
The Jackson County Fair Pet Show will be held Sept. 9 at 12:30 p.m. as part of the fair activities. Class entries will be taken beginning at 11:45 a.m. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 18:15:31 GMT)

Pet show, bingo among Festival events
When it comes to pet shows, the Plymouth Optimist Club's pet show -- held every year during Fall Festival -- can get pretty crazy. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 18:29:28 GMT)

Clark County At Work: Campbell Pet Co. gets leash on animal control
Business Name: Campbell Pet Co., Vancouver. Owners: Chris Campbell and Laurie Campbell-Leslie. What the business does: Manufacturer and wholesale distributor of animal-control devices to veterinarians and animal-control agencies. (Sun, 03 Sep 2006 18:44:37 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 02:37:11 GMT)

Choosing a Pet Sitter
Just because someone lists themselves as a "petsitter" it does not mean that he or she will give your fuzzy friend the best care. This article will show you how to know if you are leaving your pet in good hands. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 03:42:28 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 05:31:04 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 05:31:24 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 05:31:34 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 05:37:23 GMT)

Speedzapper Visits With Pet Owners
We've seen the loss and the sorrow in a pet owner's eyes. "They took somebody I love... somebody that was part of the family." We've heard the stories and the claims of speeders ruining lives. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 06:34:02 GMT)

Government vs. a goat: Morris family tries to save pet from eviction
PEQUANNOCK -- Precious, the pygmy goat of Pompton Plains, might sound like part of a limerick, but to the Cooper family on Village Road, she has been a faithful pet for nearly nine years. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 09:09:42 GMT)

Chinese court grants divorced wife access to pet dog
A divorced Chinese man has been ordered by a court to give his ex-wife access to their dog after she sued him for barring her from seeing the pet, state media reported. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 11:26:37 GMT)

Quit Your Own PET: drummer leaves
Be Your Own PET (Or is it 'Pet'? Do we care?) have announced that drummer Jamin Orral has left the band. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 11:46:17 GMT)

Time is running out to join £5000 pet contest
TIME is running out to enter our fabulous Pet Idol competition. The coupon in today's paper is your second last chance to tell us why your pet should win the top prize of £2500. (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 13:29:49 GMT)

Pet Store Owner Outpimped By Viacom
The operator of an English boutique for pets called Pimp My Pet figures that if Tom Cruise is no match for Viacom, neither is she. Liz Wilson has ag (Mon, 04 Sep 2006 18:02:00 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 05:17:14 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 05:17:34 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 05:17:44 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 05:22:52 GMT)

Pets and Travel: How to Choose a Pet Sitter
If your travel plans do not include travel for your pet, one option is to hire a professional pet sitter. But how do you find a pet sitter who is... (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 05:53:08 GMT)

Pets and Travel: How to Choose a Pet Boarding Kennel
It's not always practical, or even possible, to take your pet along when you travel. But how can you find a good environment and the best possible care? One option... (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 07:53:05 GMT)

Divorced couple row over pet dog
A divorced Chinese man has been ordered by a court to give his ex-wife access to their dog after she sued him for barring her from seeing the pet. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 08:04:15 GMT)

Pet rabbit was bundle of pure joy
Death is generally not funny unless it involves large criminals stuck in chimneys. I thought of that as I approached writing about the death of a longtime pet. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 08:34:10 GMT)

Pet Rock fans ready to roll Sept. 10
Year after year, thousands of people attend the Pet Rock Festival, a combination carnival, concert and animal welfare summit. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 08:44:34 GMT)

Speedzapper Visits With Pet Owners
We've seen the loss and the sorrow in a pet owner's eyes. "They took somebody I love... somebody that was part of the family." We've heard the stories and the claims of speeders ruining lives. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 11:50:56 GMT)

10-year-old finds her pet cause: parenting
SWARTZ CREEK - Pet lovers such as Brooke Katich are a rare breed. At age 10, Brooke, of Swartz Creek was told she was too young to volunteer at any of the local animal shelters or veterinarian clinics. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 15:06:54 GMT)

Beijing considers pet laws
BEIJING, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- China, concerned about rising cases of pet abuse and abandonment in its cities, plans to pass laws on keeping pets in its capital. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 15:23:25 GMT)

Pet Python Kills Man in Indiana
Indiana Man Crushed to Death by Family's Recently Acquired Pet Python (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 15:55:03 GMT)

Man crushed to death by pet python
LANESVILLE, Ind. A 14-foot pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities said Tuesday after finding the snake loose in a southern Indiana shed with the man's body. Patrick Von Allmen, 23, was found Monday evening in the shed near Lanesville, about 15 miles west of Louisville, Ky. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 16:09:45 GMT)

Pet Python Kills Man in Indiana
A 14-foot pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities said Tuesday after finding the snake loose in a southern Indiana shed with the man's body. Patrick Von Allmen, 23, was found Monday evening in the shed near Lanesville, about 15 miles west of... (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 17:06:39 GMT)

Pet python kills man in Indiana
A 14-foot pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities said Tuesday after finding the snake loose in a southern Indiana shed with the man's body. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 17:27:25 GMT)

Man crushed to death by pet python
US police believe a man's pet python has crushed him to death after they discovered his body of in a shed along with the loose snake. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 17:33:41 GMT)

Mann killed by pet python
It appears a southern Indiana man was squeezed to death by his pet python. Autopsy reports say his death was consistent with asphyxia due to compression about the neck and chest area. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 17:42:58 GMT)

Pet Shop Burglary
Around the 5th of February, 2006, someone broke into the "Tropical Treasures" pet store in the 3200 block of of Macon Road. The thieves took several items including two maltese puppies, a ball python and a red tail boa constrictor. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 19:36:20 GMT)

Library's summer reading program ends with pet parade
The Nevada summer reading program finsihed a succesful summer season with a pet parade. The winner of the largest pet was Genieva Rundell with "Josh Bear". Josh was cetainly larger than his master who carried him on her back around the parade route. (Tue, 05 Sep 2006 21:19:44 GMT)

Pet owner is crushed to death by 14ft family python
A 14FT-LONG pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities in the United States said yesterday after finding the snake loose in a shed with a man's body. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 00:04:43 GMT)

Pet python crushes owner to death
A 4.2-metre pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities said after finding the snake loose in a southern Indiana shed with the man's body. Patrick Von Allmen, 23, was found last night in the shed near Lanesville, about 25 kilometres west of Louisville, Kentucky. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 00:10:01 GMT)

Cutest pet photo contest features $10,000 in prizes
The International Pet Owners Club will award more than $10,000 in cash and prizes in the 2006 fall cutest pet photo contest. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 04:07:04 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 05:08:47 GMT)

Pet grooming business fire claims 21 dogs
The investigation continues into a blaze in Alabaster that killed 21 dogs at a pet grooming business. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 05:15:15 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza: Shelby Humane Society participates in local pet event
Sniffing, barking, playing and outright flirting will come to Hoover Sports Park East on Saturday, with the third annual Pet-A-Palooza. This year, all donations collected will benefit Shelby County’s Humane Society, located in Columbiana. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 05:17:06 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza an animal lovers outing
If you have a pet you love or are thinking about getting a pet to love, you can’t miss the Pet-A-Palooza on Saturday. This event is sure to be a blast, especially for dog lovers, like myself. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 05:19:16 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 06:10:00 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 06:10:20 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 06:10:30 GMT)

Man Found Apparently Crushed by Pet Python
Authorities in Lanesville said a 14-foot pet python crushed its owner to death. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 07:06:59 GMT)

Pet access battle
A divorced Chinese couple have taken their fight over their pet dog to the courts. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 07:07:31 GMT)

Pet python crushes its owner to death in shed
A 23-year-old southern Indiana man found dead in a shed near his home was crushed to death by his 14-foot pet python, authorities said yesterday. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 07:10:06 GMT)

14-foot pet python kills Indiana owner
LANESVILLE, Ind. - A 14-foot pet python crushed its owner to death, authorities said yesterday after finding the snake loose in a southern Indiana shed with the man's body. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 08:20:14 GMT)

Feline escapes pet minders
PET minders suffered a calamity when a free-thinking feline escaped their base. Heartbroken Julia Lapsley handed over her two cats, Jessie and Amber, to Buchan Park Kennels and Cattery on August 9 for a stay, but had a shock waiting for her when she returned two weeks later. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 10:22:29 GMT)

Travelers advised to remember pet care
GAYLORD - Before traveling with “Fido” preparation is an important key to a safe and successful trip. According to Animal Control Officer Chris Foguth, of the Otsego County Animal Shelter before pet owners take their animals on a trip, they should make sure their pet is healthy enough to travel. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 11:57:11 GMT)

Oregon woman accused of shooting husband after he shot her pet chicken
CHESHIRE, Ore. -- A Cheshire woman has been accused of shooting her husband after he shot her pet chicken. The Eugene-Register Guard reports 58-year-old Mary Kay Gray has been jailed on felony assault charges. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 16:46:58 GMT)

Woman allegedly shoots husband after pet chicken is shot
CHESHIRE, Ore. - A woman is accused of shooting her husband after he shot her pet chicken. Her husband, Stanley Gray, is recovering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder. The chicken died at the scene. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 17:41:36 GMT)

Woman accused of shooting husband after he shot her pet chicken
CHESHIRE, Ore. An Oregon woman is accused of shooting her husband after he shot her pet chicken. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 17:59:01 GMT)

Pet Expert
Rumford Pet Center is located at 865 Warren Ave. East Providence Rhode Island. Rumford Pet Center has been helping people find the best pet for over 68 years. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 18:26:26 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 18:38:15 GMT)

Millionaire gets 4-year pet pig reprieve
LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 6 (UPI) -- A wealthy Chicago suburb adopted an immediate ban on pet pigs within city limits, but granted millionaire Estelle Walgreen a 4-year extension for her three. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 18:39:06 GMT)

Woman accused of shooting husband after he shot her pet chicken
An Oregon woman is accused of shooting her husband after he shot her pet chicken. (Wed, 06 Sep 2006 18:47:28 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 05:38:03 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 07:33:10 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 07:33:30 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 07:33:40 GMT)

avVaa World Health Care Products Receives Trademark on dermalustre(R) Professional Pet and Equine Skin & Coat Treatment
avVaa World Health Care Products Inc. , a global biotechnology company offering therapeutic, natural skin and health care products for human and animals, announced today that it has received a registered trademark for its proprietary dermalustre® professional pet and equine skin and coat treatment. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 12:00:00 GMT)

Positron Corporation to Provide MIMcardiac(TM) Software with mPower(TM) PET Scanners
HOUSTON----Sept. 7, 2006--Positron Corporation, a developer and manufacturer of PET medical devices, announced today that it has partnered with MIMvista Corp. to provide MIMcardiac display and analysis software for their mPower brand scanners. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 12:00:00 GMT)

Pet grooming business fire claims 21 dogs
The investigation continues into a blaze in Alabaster that killed 21 dogs at a pet grooming business. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 14:51:23 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza: Shelby Humane Society participates in local pet event
Sniffing, barking, playing and outright flirting will come to Hoover Sports Park East on Saturday, with the third annual Pet-A-Palooza. This year, all donations collected will benefit Shelby County’s Humane Society, located in Columbiana. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 14:53:50 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza an animal lovers outing
If you have a pet you love or are thinking about getting a pet to love, you can’t miss the Pet-A-Palooza on Saturday. This event is sure to be a blast, especially for dog lovers, like myself. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 14:57:00 GMT)

Pet Patrol Is Pet Peeve For Some Residents
Some Ventura County residents said they do not mind visits from the county's pet patrol. Others call it a pet peeve. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 15:24:59 GMT)

Giant python makes household pet
A python turned up at the house of a Cambodian family 6 years ago and hasn't left since, becoming a much loved household pet. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 15:47:56 GMT)

Wife shot hubby after he killed her pet chicken
(9/07/06 - CHESHIRE, OR) - A woman shot her husband in the back after he killed her pet chicken, the Lane County sheriff's deputies said. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 16:48:21 GMT)

Letter: Irresponsible pet owners to blame
Seems everyone is dissatisfied with animal control. Although I am sure the folks that work there are doing the best they can. We must understand that they have to cover a large, sparsely populated county filled with irresponsible pet owners. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 18:44:52 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 18:53:50 GMT)

Husband shoots pet chicken, so wife shoots him
CHESHIRE (AP) — A woman shot her husband in the back after he killed her pet chicken, the Lane County sheriff’s deputies said. Deputies said they were sure that Mary Gray, 58, intended to shoot her husband, Stephen Gray, 43. They weren’t certain if the husband meant to fire at the chicken. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 19:55:23 GMT)

No ruling yet on Wells Pet Foods fireBy Stacey Creasy
MONMOUTH - No ruling has been made regarding the fire that destroyed a portion of the Wells Pet Food plant on Aug. 27. Monmouth Fire Chief Jim Conard said the investigation is ongoing. The State Fire Marshal's office has not released any information regarding the blaze. (Thu, 07 Sep 2006 20:49:27 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 05:36:22 GMT)

Pet Store Challenge
Enter any pet store that sells puppies and it's hard not to fall in love. But according to the Humane Society of the United States most are from puppy mills -- factory-like facilities that churn out purebred puppies in large numbers. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 05:36:43 GMT)

Pet briefs
Woof Studios, professional pet photographers, will be taking pet portraits from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St. The photos are by appointment only. Get the family and pets together for a family portrait or charming holiday greeting card. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 05:36:53 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 05:52:29 GMT)

Prof: Grieving for a dead pet is OK
For many people, the death of a pet can be as emotional as losing a human loved one. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 08:30:42 GMT)

Pet of the week
Each Friday the El Paso Times features a pet that needs a home. Each week we spotlight an animal from a different neighborhood shelter. This week's pet is from Friends of Animals. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 09:39:58 GMT)

Dognappers' £1,000 ransom demand for pet
PET owners in the Mercury patch are being targeted by a sinister gang calling themselves the 'Hertfordshire Dog Knappers'. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 10:56:57 GMT)

Fury as pet cat loses leg in gun attack
A PET owner has spoken of her horror at a sickening airgun attack that left a cat needing surgery to amputate his leg. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 11:47:14 GMT)

Pets Best Pet Insurance Expanding Market Through Strategic Partnership With Shure Pets(R)
Shure Pets®, the premier direct seller of pet products and accessories, will begin offering Pets Best Pet Insurance to its tens of thousands of pet families that visit the Shure Pets® website and also through the 1,300+ Pet Consultants that are part of the company's signature in-home Pet Parties across the nation. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 12:00:00 GMT)

Pets Best Pet Insurance Expanding Market Through Strategic Partnership With Shure Pets(R)
Shure Pets® (www.shurepets.com), the premierdirect seller of pet products and accessories, will begin offering PetsBest Pet Insurance to its tens of thousands of pet families that visit theShure Pets® website and also through the 1,300+ Pet Consultants that arepart of the company's signature in-home Pet Parties across the nation. Bypartnering with Pets Best Insurance, Shure Pets is assuring pet (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 15:53:20 GMT)

Husband shoots pet chicken, so wife shoots him
CHESHIRE (AP) — A woman shot her husband in the back after he killed her pet chicken, the Lane County sheriff’s deputies said. Deputies said they were sure that Mary Gray, 58, intended to shoot her husband, Stephen Gray, 43. They weren’t certain if the husband meant to fire at the chicken. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 17:55:48 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 18:09:13 GMT)

Add a pet to your life from the SPCA
If you are considering adding a pet to your life, the Ontario SPCA encourages you to make adoption your first option. The campaign's goal is to find homes for the thousands of wonderful animals in Ontario SPCA adoption centres across the province. (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 19:46:30 GMT)

Etiquette Pet Peeves: Here's Some, Add Your Own
Don't call me "hon", don't pick your teeth in public, and take your hat off indoors! Here's a look at some etiquette pet peeves, and a chance to add your own! (Fri, 08 Sep 2006 21:11:48 GMT)

Looking after the older pet's health
RIAS, the over 50s insurance specialist, has launched a pet insurance product for older pet owners. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 00:16:05 GMT)

Coalition tracks pet projects of lawmakers
An explosion in the use of earmarks, Congress members' way of funding pet projects without public scrutiny, is fueling new efforts to track the practice amid fears of rising corruption. The number of earmarks surged nearly fourfold over the past decade to 15,877 last year, according to the Congressional Research Service, the nonpartisan research arm of Congress. Earmarks are generally considered (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 01:08:36 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 05:38:16 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 05:52:30 GMT)

Benefit pet food sale planned
A pet food sale to benefit Joe McCabe will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 23 at 823 N. Derby Lane in North Sioux City. McCabe, an employee of Menu Foods for the last 17 years, suffered a major stroke July 3 and is currently in a coma. He has lived in the Siouxland area for 25 years. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 06:26:57 GMT)

Info not to be sneezed at in pet allergy book
You adopt a pet, then learn you're allergic. Talk about intense conflicts. Don't toss the creature. Your symptoms can be managed, the allergens in your home reduced and your quality of life improved. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 07:23:13 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 07:24:00 GMT)

Pet care service
Owning a full service pet care business is no easy task. It takes hard work, dedication, strong organizational skills and experience with animals. Today we meet one woman whose love for working with animals inspired her to start her own pet care service and turn it into a booming business. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 09:10:46 GMT)

Pet Vet: Do some checking before going with out-there pet
I am often asked for advice about what kind of pet someone should get. The choices are endless, and, over the last 30-some years, I have seen a few unusual, if not weird, pets. One man had a scorpion as a pet. He called because his scorpion had a bad ... (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 09:44:57 GMT)

'Rainbow Bridge' set for Sunday unveiling at pet cemetery
Mount Olivet Cemetery is recognizing National Pet Day with the dedication of a bridge near a newly erected memorial to the animals buried there. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 12:16:36 GMT)

Speedzapper Visits With Pet Owners
We've seen the loss and the sorrow in a pet owner's eyes. "They took somebody I love... somebody that was part of the family." We've heard the stories and the claims of speeders ruining lives. (Sat, 09 Sep 2006 22:52:36 GMT)

Grieving a pet loss? Group offers help
The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will hold a Pet Bereavement Group meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at its Small Dome Building, 3200 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 04:22:45 GMT)

Grieving a pet loss? Group offers help
The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will hold a Pet Bereavement Group meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at its Small Dome Building, 3200 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 04:23:05 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:07:49 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:15:31 GMT)

Pet grooming business fire claims 21 dogs
The investigation continues into a blaze in Alabaster that killed 21 dogs at a pet grooming business. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:21:23 GMT)

In the market for a new pet? Consider an adult animal
Baby animals are adorable, aren’t they? But there are many reasons why an adult animal makes a better pet for some families. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:23:09 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza: Shelby Humane Society participates in local pet event
Sniffing, barking, playing and outright flirting will come to Hoover Sports Park East on Saturday, with the third annual Pet-A-Palooza. This year, all donations collected will benefit Shelby County’s Humane Society, located in Columbiana. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:23:13 GMT)

Pet-A-Palooza an animal lovers outing
If you have a pet you love or are thinking about getting a pet to love, you can’t miss the Pet-A-Palooza on Saturday. This event is sure to be a blast, especially for dog lovers, like myself. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:25:24 GMT)

Benefit pet food sale planned
A pet food sale to benefit Joe McCabe will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 23 at 823 N. Derby Lane in North Sioux City. McCabe, an employee of Menu Foods for the last 17 years, suffered a major stroke July 3 and is currently in a coma. He has lived in the Siouxland area for 25 years. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 05:27:28 GMT)

Former BB lovebirds fight over pet dog
Melanie Hill and Alex Sibley are at the centre of a custody battle over their pet dog. The former lovebirds, who appeared in BB1 and BB3 respectively, both want to keep hold of Staffordshire bull terrier Poppy following the end of their three-year relationship. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 11:02:30 GMT)

Pet's name could yield rewards to the max
Because I didn’t do enough silly things this summer, I’ve decided to launch an effort to find the best pet names in central Ohio. You can help by nominating your dog, cat, hamster, goldfish, potbellied pig, five-lined skink, redbellied parrot or any other creature that bears a name you gave it. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 14:02:43 GMT)

N.Y. pet store raided for exotic snakes
LONG BEACH, N.Y., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Authorities in New York's Suffolk County have raided a pet store and seized 19 illegal exotic snakes its owner had used as promotional tools. (Sun, 10 Sep 2006 23:08:31 GMT)

Pet Briefs
The Northwest Indiana Bird Association is hosting a Fall Cutest Pet Contest. Entries must be received by Oct. 1 and must list name, address, and telephone number on the back of each photo. Fee is $5 per photo entered. Photos can be of any domestic pet and can be regular or digital prints. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 05:49:00 GMT)

An adorable Shih-Tzu captivated the hearts of Rapid City Journal readers and nabbed the title of Pet Idol
Bobbie Sue — a tiny silver and white Shih-Tzu — received the most votes in the Rapid City Journal’s Pet Idol competition held recently. Moreover, the 13-year-old petite pooch from Spearfish captured the hearts of many through the contest, her mama, Joan Bockwoldt of Spearfish, said. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 05:52:49 GMT)

Libary's ‘Pet Pose' contest winners announced
Winners of the Village Library Pet Pose contest were announced Aug. 26. All seven winners received a first prize blue ribbon. The Best of Show winner, Lee Mollison, received one free pet bath donated by Agatha's Grooming Parlor. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 06:24:51 GMT)

Whether a pest or pet, rooster that's slicker than a fox needs home
R ight around 6 a.m., rain or shine, the wayward rooster of Dearborn Heights greets the day. Greets it loudly and enthusiastically, weekends included, because while he appears to be a very smart rooster, he has not learned to read a calendar. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 06:35:24 GMT)

Pet shop owner discovers 'whole other world'
Noise echoes throughout Tami Schanzenbach's pet store as she walks toward the front of the building. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 08:14:57 GMT)

Speedzapper Visits With Pet Owners
We've seen the loss and the sorrow in a pet owner's eyes. "They took somebody I love... somebody that was part of the family." We've heard the stories and the claims of speeders ruining lives. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 10:20:40 GMT)

Arsonists hit pet shop
ARSONISTS today tried to burn down a Birmingham pet store. It is believed firebugs poured a flammable liquid through the letterbox of Paws For Thought in Erdington, before setting it alight. (Mon, 11 Sep 2006 11:24:04 GMT)

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