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Young-Williams Animal Center looks to cut homeless pet population
The center announced plans Saturday to start a free community wide spay and neuter program. The idea is help conrol the homeless pet population. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 04:01:49 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, 01 Oct 2006 04:39:38 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 05:15:19 GMT)

Organic pet food not always best
My husband and I are pet people. Among our six pets are a cat and three ferrets. Both of these species are obligate carnivores – animals who absolutely must have meat to live and thrive, and for whom a high-protein diet is vital. Because their needs are similar, they can eat the same diet: high-quality, high-protein cat food. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 08:16:19 GMT)

A few pointers on contacting your pet's ghost
Ready to raise Fido from the grave? In his book "Pet Ghosts: Animal Encounters From Beyond the Grave," Joshua P. Warren discusses electricity, energy, reality, frequency, history, time travel and quantum physics in great detail. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 09:20:06 GMT)

Fourth annual pet blessing planned for Oct. 4
RIPON St. Peters Episcopal Church, 217 Houston St., Ripon, will hold its fourth annual St. Francis pet blessing at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, on St. Francis of Assisi Day. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 09:33:00 GMT)

Pet Network adopts in-house vet for operations
Pet Network's sick and injured animals will soon be able to receive on-site care, as a local veterinarian and shelter board member will start practicing animal medicine at the Incline Village facility next month. (Sun, 01 Oct 2006 13:02:59 GMT)

Update: Pet Microchips
Is the system working? Sunday, October 1, 2006 — The city of El Paso is hoping to make more responsible pet owners, by requiring all pets to have microchip identification. The ordinance went into place back in January, but owners were given a year get the chips before the city issued fines. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 02:50:08 GMT)

Series of Laws Toughen Animal Protection in California
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a series of pet-friendly bills over the last two weeks as he dominated the campaign spotlight. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 03:14:00 GMT)

Pet Expo expected to draw thousands on the weekend
Performing poodles, racing pigs and free "treats" samples are just some of the things available at the third annual Pittsburgh Pet Expo at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Downtown, on Saturday and Sunday. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 04:14:30 GMT)

Pet owners are discovering massage to help their ailing pets
Douglas Jordan was skeptical when the veterinarian suggested massage might help his dog, Charlie, who was suffering from back pain and arthritis. But he was willing to try almost anything to help his 8-year-old dachshund walk again. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 05:28:26 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 05:47:13 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, 02 Oct 2006 05:54:41 GMT)

Canine massage therapy catching on among pet owners
Pet owners will spend an estimated $38.4 billion on their pets this year, according to figures released by the American Pet Producers Manufacturers Association. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 07:05:58 GMT)

Facility helps students make pet connection
After leaving home for the first time, UI students often miss their pets as much - or even more than - their parents. Enter: Pet Central Station, which helps connect volunteers with lonely animals to help fill the void wrought by the increased distance between the student and her or his former companion. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 08:15:04 GMT)

Be Your Own Pet plays its frenetic punk like it's new
Three days, 30 venues, 300 bands, reads the NEMO music conference banner behind Be Your Own Pet, as the Nashville teens headlined the Middle East on Saturday night. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 08:42:03 GMT)

Pet-fee changes up for debate
McHenry County pet owners might get a reprieve before being forced to microchip their dogs and cats and paying more to register them if they are not neutered. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 10:57:30 GMT)

FETCH! Pet Care(TM) Expands Into Chapel Hill, North Carolina
FETCH! Pet Care, America's largest and most sophisticated pet care franchise offering professional pet sitting and dog walking services, today announced it has launched a new location in North Carolina's Chapel Hill region to provide area residents with unsurpassed pet care services. This new franchise marks the 52nd FETCH! Pet Care location that, in aggregate, now service over 900 cities and (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 11:30:00 GMT)

Pet owners need to be responsible for their animals
Editor: October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month, and Star of the North Humane Society/Animal Shelter is working to raise public awareness about responsible pet ownership. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 13:46:34 GMT)

Save-A-Dog to host pet costume contest
Save-A-Dog Inc. will host its annual Halloween pet costume contest and party on Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Chestnuthill Township Park Building, Route 715, Brodheadsville. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 13:48:38 GMT)

Hundreds Walk To Support Pet Adoption
OMAHA, Neb. -- About 1,800 people showed up to support pet adoption on Sunday. The Nebraska Humane Society sponsored the annual Walk for the Animals, and had a chance to showcase 67 dogs up for adoption. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 15:31:53 GMT)

Head to Tail Pet Grooming
REDLANDS - Described by owner Kris Perez as a "beauty shop with cages," Head to Tail Pet Grooming is not your typical grooming establishment. The shop has a Victorian feel to it, and the décor includes large mirrored hutches, plants, baskets and pet statues. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 17:02:59 GMT)

Pet Connection Events and Fundraisers
Click here for Pet Connection events and fundraisers in the Capital Region! More >> (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 20:00:35 GMT)

Coping with the Death of Your Pet
Should I get another pet? Will my other pets grieve? What can I do for my child? What can I do to help cope? Understand how you grieve and find ways to cope with your loss. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 20:10:59 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, 02 Oct 2006 20:11:08 GMT)

Man Bitten By Pet Snake In Broward
A 31-year-old South Florida man was hospitalized Monday after being bitten by his pet snake. (Mon, 02 Oct 2006 22:26:27 GMT)

Plantation man, 31, bitten by his pet cobra
A Plantation man is recovering at Plantation Medical Center after he was bit by his pet cobra this afternoon and was treated with antivenin, said hospital spokeswoman Michelle Marsh. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 00:53:15 GMT)

Fla. Man Bitten By Pet Cobra
PLANTATION, Fla. -- A Plantation man was recovering late Monday after being bitten by his pet cobra, according to officials. The 31-year-old's name was not released but officials said he has a license to own the exotic snake. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 03:13:11 GMT)

Pet Therapy Day introduces canines
Vendors filled the grounds of the Community Arts Center in Johnstown on Saturday, at the second annual Pet Therapy Day, benefiting Conemaugh Health Systems Pets for Healing program. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 04:02:59 GMT)

In Chesapeake, man struggles to get an exotic-pet permit
Noah, a capuchin monkey who helps around the house, might have to move. The city of Chesapeake says his owner, Joseph Hamric Sr., must prove he is a trained service pet to keep him. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 04:17:09 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 05:48:08 GMT)

Be Your Own Pet: Wild And Wooly
"Controlled chaos" is a contradiction in terms, but it also describes what happens when Be Your Own Pet takes the stage. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 07:14:30 GMT)

Students weigh in on their perfect pet
If someone gave you a new pet, what kind would you most like to have? Explain what you would have to do to take care of it. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 08:16:31 GMT)

Pet dog survives 400ft cliff fall
A pet Labrador escapes almost unscathed after falling 400ft down a cliff on Teesside. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 09:20:15 GMT)

WDM woman defends her pet chickens
A West Des Moines woman whose neighbors cried fowl about her chickens said there is no difference between her choice of pet and the barking dogs in... (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 09:29:28 GMT)

Pet cobra bites Plantation man
A Plantation man was bitten by his venomous pet cobra Monday afternoon but was in stable condition at Plantation General Medical Center. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 10:08:25 GMT)

St Helens recycling firm to produce food-grade PET plastic (03.10.06)
The St Helens-based company is to begin the installation of a PET hot wash facility in early November. The company will be aiming to sell the recycled PET plastic to manufacturers of food packaging. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 10:39:02 GMT)

GE Healthcare Launches New Platform for Automated Synthesis of PET Radiopharmaceuticals
GE Healthcare announced for commercial release today its new, high-performance chemistry system, FASTlab â„¢ , designed to streamline Positron Emission Tomography (PET) radiopharmaceutical production. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 12:17:57 GMT)

GE Healthcare Launches New Platform For Automated Synthesis Of PET Radiopharmaceuticals
GE Healthcare announced for commercial release today its new, high-performance chemistry system, FASTlab, designed to streamline Positron Emission Tomography (PET) radiopharmaceutical production (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 13:34:06 GMT)

Pet Owners Suing 'Hollywood Paws' Talent Agency
Dozens of pet owners are suing Hollywood Paws, a talent agency for dogs. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 14:10:28 GMT)

Plantation Man Recovering After Being Bitten By Pet Cobra
PLANTATION, FL (AP) -- Officials say a Plantation man is recovering today after being bitten by his pet cobra. The 31-year-old's name was not released but officials say he has a license to own the exotic snake. Officials say he is in stable condition at a local hospital. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 14:11:12 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet Announces Marketing Partnership with Nascar Legend Richard Petty
WALNUT CREEK, Calif.----Central Garden & Pet Company today announced that it has entered into a marketing alliance with Petty Marketing Company, LLC; the marketing arm of Petty Enterprises and racing legend Richard Petty. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 20:01:00 GMT)

Pet Fairto be held
DreamsWork Animal Rescue will have some “beautiful, loving” dogs at its monthly Pet Fair on Saturday, Oct. 7, 10:00-2:00 at DeLoach's Tires, 105 So. 4th St. in Lamar. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 20:10:50 GMT)

Disappointed Dog Owners Sue Pet Talent Agency
HOLLYWOOD -- Dozens of pet owners are suing Hollywood Paws, a talent agency for dogs. They claim the firm bilked them out of their money without delivering the fame that their doggies deserve. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 20:25:43 GMT)

Pet pooch dies in housefire
A Bellevue family's pet dog died Monday in a two-alarm house fire at 905 LeMay Drive. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 21:12:02 GMT)

Woman hurt, pet killed by dog pack attack
A WOMAN was bitten on her face and arms as she tried to save her miniature pet dog from a pack of four greyhounds that mauled it to death. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 22:49:41 GMT)

Company names Top 10 pet peeves of the road
We all have pet peeves. Perhaps nowhere do they surface more than out on the freeway. (Tue, 03 Oct 2006 23:02:37 GMT)

Tips for problem pet behaviors
The Animal Welfare League has tip sheets for more than 40 problem pet behaviors. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 00:42:57 GMT)

Letter: More pet peeves about drivers
I read Mike Gothard's recent column on his pet peeves about drivers. He said he couldn't list any more, because his blood pressure was going up just writing about them. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 01:59:36 GMT)

Brookdale will host pet fair
The Monmouth County SPCA has announced that its 13th annual Pet Fair and Dog Walk will be held at Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Road (Route 520), Lincroft, on Oct. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 04:01:18 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 05:50:51 GMT)

Appeals Court Puts a Leash on Probationer Pet Restrictions
A case before a California appellate court last week questioned what kind of pets a convict should be allowed to keep secret from his probation officer. An incredulous-sounding Justice Barton Gaut wrote for the majority that a requirement to notify authorities about one's pet ownership was overbroad and unreasonable, saying of the appellant: "He had some drugs in his car. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 06:55:26 GMT)

Playing's personal whenyou make your pet picks
Playing pet numbers has become so popular among lottery players, it's almost like a personalized form of Quick Pick. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 08:32:09 GMT)

DECISION 2006: Pet projects one more edge for incumbents
Pet projects one more edge for incumbents Concrete results carry weight on Election Day; some deride it as `pork' (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 09:55:31 GMT)

Openwork moves into motor, pet and travel insurance
Multi-tie network Openwork has today announced it is broadening its product range to offer motor, pet, and travel insurance, through a deal with broker Endsleigh. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 10:24:04 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. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 10:36:57 GMT)

Baby mauled by family's pet dog
A baby boy is being treated in hospital for facial injuries after being savaged by a Staffordshire bull terrier. The family pet mauled the 11-month-old boy at an address near Glasgow on Sunday, said Strathclyde Police. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 10:50:45 GMT)

Top Five Halloween Safeguards for a Ghoulish Pet Season
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 4, 2006 -- Pet expert Steven May announces the Top Five Halloween Safeguards for a Ghoulish Pet Season. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 12:00:00 GMT)

Baby Boy Savaged By Pet Bull Terrier
A baby boy is being treated in hospital for facial injuries after being savaged by a Staffordshire bull terrier. The family pet mauled the 11-month-old boy at a relative's house near Glasgow on Sunday, according to Strathclyde Police. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 12:44:51 GMT)

Pet dog mauls 11-month-old baby
A baby boy was being treated in hospital for facial injuries today after being savaged by a Staffordshire bull terrier. The family pet mauled the 11-month-old boy at an address near Glasgow on Sunday, said Strathclyde Police. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 12:59:43 GMT)

Judge throws out most contentions against pet ordinance
ALBUQUERQUE (AP) - State District Judge William Lang has upheld all but two sections of a new Albuquerque pet ordinance. The Rio Grande Kennel Club and a group of breeders and veterinarians filed a lawsuit in August against the ordinance. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 16:18:29 GMT)

Pet mobile clinic coming to East Side
(9:40 a.m.) The Pet Care-A-Van that offers free spay and neuter services to the community is returning this month to Montana Vista, Horizon City and the Sparks colonia, where residents say stray and abandoned animals are a concern. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 16:55:47 GMT)

Pet grooming available
Students in the animal science program at Live Oaks Career Development Campus, 5956 Buckwheat Road, are available for pet grooming appointments. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 20:52:54 GMT)

Coping with the Death of Your Pet
Should I get another pet? Will my other pets grieve? What can I do for my child? What can I do to help cope? Understand how you grieve and find ways to cope with your loss. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 21:31:42 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. (Wed, 04 Oct 2006 21:31:52 GMT)

QUALITY PET FOOD & ACCESSORIES FOR DOGS, CATS & SMALL ANIMALS. THE PET BARN
QUALITY PET FOOD & ACCESSORIES FOR DOGS, CATS & SMALL ANIMALS. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 00:47:28 GMT)

PET DOG MAULS BABY BOY
A BABY boy could be scarred for life after he was attacked by a pet dog. Little Tommy Mackenzie suffered horrific injuries when he was mauled by a Staffordshire bull terrier in a relative's home. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 04:36:06 GMT)

Scott City man says teen used bow to kill pet potbellied pig
Scott City authorities are investigating a report of a pet pig found slain Tuesday by a bow and arrow. Craig Ancell, of 112 Rock Levee Road, said his Vietnamese potbelly pig Mary was killed by a 16-year-old boy with a bow and arrow after the animal had gotten out from a fenced-in yard Tuesday night. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 05:04:00 GMT)

Store touts 'pet aroma therapy'
MARLBOROUGH - A pet store in this city, "Pets Gone Healthy," is determined to improve the lives of cats and dogs with organic, "natural" diet food and homeopathic remedies. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 05:14:33 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 05:15:46 GMT)

Hill's Pet Nutrition to build plant in Moravia
Prague, Oct 4 (CTK) - Hill's Pet Nutrition, one of the world's largest pet food-makers, will build a plant in Hustopece, southern Moravia, employing 350 staff, the Aktualne.cz server reported Wednesday. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 06:10:48 GMT)

Pet of the week
Pet: Ella, a beautiful 2-year-old German shepherd mix. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 06:21:06 GMT)

Pet owners warned after spate of dog thefts
A warning is being issued to pet owners after a spate of dog thefts in the region. Two from a litter of pedigree Shit-zu puppies were snatched from a car in Liverpool last week. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 06:23:22 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, 05 Oct 2006 06:27:25 GMT)

SPCA plans Pet Walk
Oct 5, 2006 — MANCHESTER TWP. - York County SPCA will hold its 14th annual Pet Walk beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday at its Brougher Companion Animal Shelter, 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, Manchester Township. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 06:46:17 GMT)

New pet service offers in-home grooming
To help busy pet owners keep their dogs looking great, Bath, Brush 'n Bear Hugs offers a pet grooming service that comes to the home. Making two trips to the groomer can be eliminated with one visit from Bath, Brush 'n Bear Hugs, a new local mobile dog grooming service with a self-con- (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 08:23:06 GMT)

Pet Adoptions
This page will appear quarterly in Metro, featuring photos of animals who need homes. You can help by sponsoring a pet's ad to appear on this page. When you sponsor a pet's ad, you'll help it find a loving home. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 10:28:15 GMT)

Pet Ecology Increases Online Presence, New Initiatives
Pet Ecology Brands, Inc. -- www.petecology.com -- today announced the launch of a global network of nutritional websites catering to the health of dogs and cats, and containing health tips for their care and maintenance to their owners. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 13:00:00 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys to release live album
Electro-pop duo Pet Shop Boys are to release a live record later this month. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 13:15:22 GMT)

Pet costume photos pouring in
Send us photos of your pet decked out for Halloween to online@flatoday.net and we'll add them to this growing gallery of growling ghouls. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 15:35:09 GMT)

Pet Expo
Pet expert Sandy Robins gives a preview of the products you'll find at this year's Pet Industry Christmas Trade Show. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 17:35:56 GMT)

Teen uses bow to kill pet pig
SCOTT CITY, Mo. (AP) – Police in southeast Missouri are investigating a pet pig that was reportedly shot and killed by teen with a bow and arrow Tuesday. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 17:52:23 GMT)

Pet of the Week
This female mixed-breed puppy is available for adoption at the Veterinary Treatment Facility. Several family-friendly pets are available for adoption at the VTF. Every pet adopted will be vaccinated, microchipped, fecal checked, and heartworm or feline leukemia tested. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 18:34:17 GMT)

Brown to ditch Blair's pet project for elected mayors
Gordon Brown yesterday made it clear that he will run the Government his own way when he takes charge by signalling that one of Tony Blair's pet projects will be shelved. (Thu, 05 Oct 2006 23:34:14 GMT)

Oldham, Johnston, Wolf Pay Tribute to Pet Sounds
We need not laundry list the stars of indie and mainstream alike who cite The Beach Boys' 1966 masterpiece Pet Sounds as a profound influence--instead we'll make animal noises! C'mon everybody! Woof for Will Johnson's Centro-Matic! Howl for Patrick Wolf! Oink for Oldham Brothers! (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 00:05:45 GMT)

Pet pooch dies in housefire
A Bellevue family's pet dog died Monday in a two-alarm house fire at 905 LeMay Drive. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 04:25:40 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, 06 Oct 2006 05:41:42 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 05:49:45 GMT)

Noted Animal/Pet Author, Devon O'Day Joins Dove Award Winning Songwriter, Kim McLean for "Goodbye My Friend:
A sentimental keepsake of life-celebration that offers comfort and peace to the pet-lover mourning loss, this book/cd/picture frame allows authentic text and beautiful music to guide people through the journey of pet-grief. (PRWeb Oct 6, 2006) (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 07:18:31 GMT)

Veterinarian Says Preventative Health Care Important to Our Pet's Health
Dr. John Robb of Protect the Pets shares important preventative care measures that can improve your pet's health. (PRWeb Oct 6, 2006) Trackback URI: http://www.prweb.com/zingpr.php/U3VtbS1IYWxmLUVtcHQtRmFsdS1JbnNlLVplcm8= (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 07:29:18 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. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 09:08:55 GMT)

Hartville Group, Inc., Launches 'ASPCA Pet Health Insurance'
CANTON, Ohio----Hartville Group, Inc. announced the launch of a brand-new private-label pet insurance program developed in conjunction with the ASPCA® , the country's oldest animal welfare organization. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 11:00:00 GMT)

Pet Insurance Companies in the UK Are Trying to Change Their Competitive Strategies to Restore Growth in the Market
DUBLIN, Ireland----Research and Markets has announced the addition of UK Pet Insurance 2006 to their offering. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 12:00:00 GMT)

Vet slams irresponsible pet owners after attack
A Roehampton vet has called for tighter policing on the ownership of dangerous dogs after an elderly couple's pet was mauled by a rottweiler owned by teenagers. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 14:05:10 GMT)

Police Arrest 3 In Cambridge Pet Store Fire
Police have arrested three people in connection with last month’s pet store fire in Cambridge, according to the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office. More Local News (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 18:40:20 GMT)

Three arrests in pet store arson
(Cambridge, MASS - AP) - Three people are under arrest on arson charges in connection with the burning of a pet store in Cambridge. More than two dozen animals were killed in the September 27th fire at the Boston Tropical Fish and Reptile Store, including toads, snakes, and turtles. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 19:18:23 GMT)

Three arrests in pet store arson
Three people are under arrest on arson charges in connection with the burning of a pet store in Cambridge. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 20:18:39 GMT)

Apex pet owners advised to have animals checked
"We've received reports of emergency personnel evacuating pets from homes but then the pet owners are left wondering what to do with their pets that have potentially been exposed to dangerous fumes," said Mondy Lamb, SPCA spokeswoman. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 20:22:28 GMT)

Three Charged With Arson In Pet Store Fire
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Three people have been arrested on arson charges in connection with the burning of a pet store in Cambridge. Fire destroyed the Boston Tropical Fish and Reptile Store on Sept. 27 and killed more than two dozen animals, including toads, snakes and turtles. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 21:05:05 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. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 22:54:34 GMT)

Spay Day to help control pet overpopulation
GRANGER — With 120 cats and 25 dogs in residence, Mishawaka's Pet Refuge is crowded, and as winter approaches, the overpopulation problem most likely will get worse. (Fri, 06 Oct 2006 23:34:57 GMT)

A family loses their house and their beloved pet in an early morning fire
A family of five lost everything except their lives when fire raced through their home before dawn Friday. Awakened by screams, the barking of their pet dog and the beeping of a fire alarm, the family members stumbled through the smoke, barely making it to safety. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 01:38:53 GMT)

Brian Wilson Plays Pet Sounds With Jardine
While he may have ditched the in-house sandbox, that Brian Wilson still knows how to party! And to prove it, the Beach Boys mastermind has announced a batch of special concert performances this fall celebrating the 40th anniversary of the band's legendary Pet Sounds . You know, the one with the goats. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 02:36:58 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, 07 Oct 2006 05:27:46 GMT)

Pet Products
The set includes one large hamster house (cover and base), a two-level divider, hamster tower, interactive 360-degree pet wheel, 3-inch spinning figure, removable water bottle, water bottle topper, food bowl, hamster care booklet, sticker sheet, removable vinyl decals and diorama. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 06:08:14 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 06:08:55 GMT)

Free Cutest Pet Photo Contest Offers $10,000.00 In Cash and Prizes
Free cutest pet photo contest seeks entries. Dogs, cats, ferrets, etc are welcome. (PRWeb Oct 7, 2006) (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 07:12:46 GMT)

Police: store manager torched pet shop
Astore manager-turned-arsonist set fire to his exotic pet shop last week and masked the crime by making the blaze look like the work of an animal activist group, police said. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 08:01:44 GMT)

Pet store manager charged with willful burning of shop
CAMBRIDGE -- The manager of a pet store destroyed in a blaze last month was charged yesterday with setting fire to the shop and killing more than two-dozen exotic pets in an arson in which he sought to frame animal rights activists. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 08:35:15 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.-2 p.m.: TVAR; Pet Extreme, 4500 Arroyo Vista Drive, Livermore; cats. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 10:25:17 GMT)

Arrests in Pet Store Fire
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Prosecutors say the manager of a Cambridge pet store is among those responsible for setting a fire there last week. More than two dozen animals were killed in the fire at the Boston Tropical Fish and Reptile Store, including toads, snakes, and turtles. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 14:10:06 GMT)

Pitbull Mauls Pet-Sitter, 44, To Death
A 44-year-old woman was mauled to death by a pitbull, while she and her sister were dog-sitting the pet for a friend. It happened overnight in the Airmont section of Ramapo. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 14:47:51 GMT)

Police Make 3 Arrests In Pet Store Arson
3 people are under arrest on arson charges in connection with the burning of a pet store in Cambridge, Massachusetts. More than 2 dozen animals were killed. (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 18:00:57 GMT)

Rufus Wainwright hilft den Pet Shop Boys
Die Kollaborationen werden auch immer seltsamer Ex-The Clash mit Blur und nun Rufus Wainwright mit den Pet Shop Boys, deren am 20. Oktober erscheinendes Album "Concrete" klassische Hits der Band im klassischen Gewand enthalten wird: Eingespielt miz dem BBC Concert Orchestra. Rufus singt dabei "Casanova In Hell", Robbie Williams übernimmt "Jealousy". Die gesamze Tracklist: Left To My Own Devices (Sat, 07 Oct 2006 18:37:55 GMT)

Animals killed during pet store break-in
Thieves broke into an animal shelter and pet shop in northeast Seattle, killing several small animals and opening cages. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 00:28:54 GMT)

Police: store manager torched pet shop
Astore manager-turned-arsonist set fire to his exotic pet shop last week and masked the crime by making the blaze look like the work of an animal activist group, police said. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 01:46:44 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. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 04:12:04 GMT)

Deadline nears for cutest pet photo contest
Transcript StaffCleveland County pet owners are welcome to win their share of more than $10,000 in cash and... (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 05:07:53 GMT)

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The set includes one large hamster house (cover and base), a two-level divider, hamster tower, interactive 360-degree pet wheel, 3-inch spinning figure, removable water bottle, water bottle topper, food bowl, hamster care booklet, sticker sheet, removable vinyl decals and diorama. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 05:39:08 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 05:39:48 GMT)

Fur flies over Los Angeles pet talent agency
Pet parents who had dreams of greatness for their furry "children" say a talent agency didn't follow through with the auditions and Hollywood connections it promised. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 07:20:31 GMT)

PET PROJECT
The Calgary Humane Society annual Cocktails for Critters held recently in the spectacular home of Ann McCaig proved the perfect opportunity for pet people to gather and raise funds for our beloved Humane Society. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 09:06:40 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. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 09:10:32 GMT)

Pet priorities a must for overzealous animal lovers
OK, pet lovers, its time for a pop, or should I say pup, quiz. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 12:21:14 GMT)

Thieves steal, kill animals in U-District pet store
SEATTLE - Owners of a University District pet store and animal shelter are cleaning up and wondering who would come in and kill some their animals and steal others. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 18:20:26 GMT)

Vandals Target Pet Store That Sheltered Animals
Seattle police are looking for vandals that targeted a pet store, destroying property and killing some of the animals. (Sun, 08 Oct 2006 19:04:32 GMT)

Boy's stolen pet lizard returned
A THIEF has returned a pet lizard stolen from a heartbroken Melbourne boy described as a "little Steve Irwin". (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 00:49:44 GMT)

Vandals kill animals at Roosevelt pet shelter
Animal lovers, neighbors and other supporters poured into a tiny Roosevelt neighborhood pet shelter and store Sunday, offering cash, condolences... (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 07:20:41 GMT)

You Love Your Pet; We Do, Too
Your pet is special. So show us. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 07:23:16 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, 09 Oct 2006 08:10:06 GMT)

MP pleads for the life of pet cow
An MP pleads for the life of a pet cow which is to be killed after claims it shared feed with a cow which later developed BSE. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 08:37:08 GMT)

Pet calendar
Yappy Hour Halloween party: 3 to 5 p.m. Oct. 15, Family Pet Consultants, 200 Republic Ave., Unit C in Joliet. Dogs must be dressed in a costume. Yappy Hour is a time for owners and their canine kids to mix and mingle with new people and their dogs. Gourmet treats and water will be provided for dogs. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 09:32:27 GMT)

Pet allergies are nothing to sneeze at
You adopt a pet, then learn you're allergic. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 10:51:05 GMT)

Thief returns boy's pet lizard
An Australian boy has been reunited with his treasured pet lizard after a thief returned it following newspaper reports of the theft. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 10:54:10 GMT)

Teachers' pet subject
NEARLY 800 abandoned or surrendered pets had to be put down at the Tamworth pound last year. The alarming figures have prompted the RSPCA to reinforce the responsibilities attached to pet ownership. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 10:55:07 GMT)

Web site makes finding a new pet easy
Pets can be a perfect addition to a family, and adopting a homeless pet can make the experience even more rewarding. Visit www.petfinder.com to help find your new best friend. With the search feature, you can pick from a dog or cat, a bunny, horse, pig or reptile. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 11:01:53 GMT)

4-H students compete in annual Forestry Festival pet contest
Friday morning, 4-H students from across the parish brought pets of all shapes and sizes to the West Louisiana Forestry Festival for the annual 4-H pet show. As one might suspect, mans best friend was featured heavily in the event. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 13:16:05 GMT)

Pet Store Thieves Stomp Gerbils, Mice To Death
SEATTLE - The operators of the Animal Talk pet store and shelter say cats have been traumatized by burglars who ripped open cages, kicked the cats and stomped gerbils and mice to death. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 14:50:59 GMT)

Seattle pet store vandalized
SEATTLE — Neighbors and animal enthusiasts descended on a pet store and shelter to do what they could after van-dalism left at least 25 creatures dead, some rodents that had been stepped on. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 16:08:42 GMT)

$2,500 reward offered for information about pet store break-in
A $2,500 reward is being offered in connection with a pet store break-in over the weekend. Pasado’s Safe Haven is offering the reward for information about those responsible for the crime. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 16:13:56 GMT)

Seattle pet store vandalized, 25 rodents killed, 50 cats uncaged
SEATTLE - Neighbors and animal enthusiasts descended on a pet store and shelter to do what they could after vandalism left at least 25 creatures dead, some rodents that had been stepped on. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 16:35:33 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, 09 Oct 2006 18:25:47 GMT)

Community Rallies Behind Pet Store Hit By Vandals
Donors drop by a north Seattle pet store where intruders stole some animals and injured others in a weekend attack. (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 20:04:33 GMT)

$5,000 reward offered for info about pet store break-in
A total of $5,000 in reward money is being offered in connection with a pet store break-in over the weekend. The burglars ripped open cages, kicked several cats and stomped gerbils and mice to death. Shelter owner: Several cats had been "drop kicked" (Mon, 09 Oct 2006 20:13:42 GMT)

Animals removed from local pet store
Animals removed from local pet store (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 02:36:07 GMT)

Friendly nature earns golden retriever, owner, Pet Partner Team of the Year
Jasmine, a golden retriever therapy dog, and her San Antonio owner Carol Triesch have been chosen as a Pet Partner Team of the Year, the highest honor in the Delta Society's Beyond Limits Awards. (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 03:31:01 GMT)

Pet Shot To Death in S.W. Atlanta
A veterinarian has confirmed that a family pet was shot to death over the weekend in southwest Atlanta. Video: Jaye Watson Reports (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 03:57:01 GMT)

Broader zoning for pet boarding gets initial approval
The Denver City Council gave initial approval Monday to a measure to allow pet-boarding facilities in some business districts. But the 8-5 vote in favor came after a lengthy discussion of how the measure would affect people who (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 05:48:51 GMT)

Pet Products
The set includes one large hamster house (cover and base), a two-level divider, hamster tower, interactive 360-degree pet wheel, 3-inch spinning figure, removable water bottle, water bottle topper, food bowl, hamster care booklet, sticker sheet, removable vinyl decals and diorama. (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 05:56:02 GMT)

Pet Products
This lightweight pet carrier from Sherpa's Pet Trading Co. is designed for pets up to 16 pounds. It has a mesh side entry door, side windows and panels for ventilation, and an adjustable over-the-shoulder strap that converts to a backpack strap. (Tue, 10 Oct 2006 05:56:42 GMT)

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