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PET Plans to honor maturing plans until court approves rehab petition
Pre-need firm PET Plans Inc. assured its plan holders Thursday that it would continue to honor plans that will mature until its rehabilitation plan is approved by the Makati Regional Trial Court. (Thu, 28 Dec 2006 19:50:27 GMT)

Pet Owners May Be Less Healthy
Working-age pet owners tend to be more overweight -- and slightly less healthy -- than their pet-free peers, a Finnish study finds. (Thu, 28 Dec 2006 21:15:47 GMT)

Pet cat saves family of four from fire
A PET cat has saved four people from a house fire in far north Queensland. (Thu, 28 Dec 2006 22:50:26 GMT)

VHS Hosts 21st Annual "Pet Pictures With Santa"
EVANSVILLE - The holiday season is almost here and pet owners can get an early start. The 21st annual "Pet Pictures With Santa" starts this weekend. The three day event begins Friday at noon and goes until 7 at the Vanderburgh Humane Society on Millner Drive. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 00:21:50 GMT)

Pit bull kills family pet
A pit bull attack in the Molina area claimed the life of a family pet just before noon Wednesday. It happened on Jose Street. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 00:44:51 GMT)

Family claims pet deliberately killed
According to Andy Grimsley, someone recently shot and killed his family's pet dog, a 95-pound, white and liver-spotted English foxhound named Redmond. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 01:52:36 GMT)

Are Pet Owners Less Healthy?
Working-age pet owners tend to be more overweight ? and slightly less healthy ? than their pet-free peers, a Finnish study finds. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 02:35:36 GMT)

Pet Owners May Be Less Healthy
Working-age pet owners tend to be more overweight -- and slightly less healthy -- than their pet-free peers, a Finnish study finds. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 02:35:56 GMT)

Pamper Pets by Selling Upscale Pet Products
Some pet owners will go to any length to make their pets happy, which creates a healthy market for your new business. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 03:37:10 GMT)

Pet Bird Turns Up at Zoo - video included
Someone's pet cockatiel unexpectedly showed up at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo Thursday. A zoo worker is now taking care of it until officials can locate the animals owner. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 05:10:38 GMT)

Pet store kicked to curb
Maryville - Like Noah awaiting the flood, Pet Planet is in need of an ark. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 05:46:10 GMT)

LOCAL ANIMAL NEWS FOR YOU AND YOUR PET
Monetary donations are needed due to large veterinarian bills, as well as basic supplies, at Heaven To Betsy's Rescue in Griffith. The no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization's animals can be seen at Pet Supplies "Plus", 946 Joliet St., Dyer. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 06:31:18 GMT)

$15,000 gift will go to safe pet housing
The American Kennel Club has donated $15,000 to the State Animal Response Team to help provide safe pet housing during emergencies. The money will be used to buy trailers, crates and other pet equipment. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 08:39:38 GMT)

Piranhas confiscated from pet store in Plano
Piranhas sold in a local Plano pet store were confiscated Tuesday by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department after game wardens discovered the fish were being sold illegally as pets. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 09:06:51 GMT)

Pet of the day: Duke
Duke, a 5-year-old male Belgian Laekenois mix dog, is the featured pet of the day for the Humane Society of South Mississippi, 2615 U.S. 49, Gulfport. For details about Duke, call 863-3354 or check out www.hssm.org. All animals adopted through HSSM are spayed/neutered, given shots and are microchipped. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 09:13:48 GMT)

Looted luggage ends up in trash outside pet store
Flying to this busy airport hub for the holidays? It might be best to avoid checking bags. Earlier this week, 68 suitcases taken from George Bush International Airport were found in a trash bin at a Houston pet store -- the work of what authorities believe is a band of brash luggage thieves. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 11:07:15 GMT)

Neighbor fears repeat attack after family pet killed
Since the family pet was killed by a neighbor's dog a month before Christmas, south Jackson resident Scott Essex said he worries about his young children and a repeat attack. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 11:12:32 GMT)

Man sold step-daughter's pet for beer
A THIRSTY German sold his 6-year-old step-daughter's pet beagle to the owner of a bar to pay for beer, the Bild newspaper reported today. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 11:50:37 GMT)

Allen pleads for return of pet dog
Lily Allen's pet dog Maggie was snatched from a van in London last Wednesday. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 13:45:31 GMT)

Owners plan to rebuild gutted Monmouth pet food factory
MONMOUTH, Ill. — The section of a pet food plant gutted by an August fire will be rebuilt, according to city officials. The Monmouth City Council has rezoned an area of South D Street to allow Wells Pet Food Co. to rebuild the portion of the manufacturing plant destroyed in the fire. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 16:54:39 GMT)

Do you know what your pet is eating?
Chances are you’re plunking down a pretty penny for popular brands of pet food. You’d probably never dream the bag may contain beaks, feathers, heads and entrails. So to keep your pet healthy in 2007, resolve to read the labels on the food you’re buying. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 17:39:46 GMT)

Pet Of The Week Petpourri
ADOPTIONS RAINBOW RESCUE CAT ADOPTION: Noon-4 p.m. today. Pet Supplies Plus, 1800 W. County Rd. 42, Burnsville. 952-440-3824. ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI ANIMAL ADOPTION: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. today. Petsmart, 2370 White Bear Av., Maplewood. 612-387-4869. Mary Ellen Smith • 612-673-4595 (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 18:40:01 GMT)

Pet Tales: The Rule of Three
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- As the new year approaches, many of us will making New Year's resolutions. How about making one that involves your pet (or future adopted pet). (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 19:39:19 GMT)

Pet owners need to prepare for holiday’s noise, smoke
PUUNENE – While humans may enjoy the crackle and the pop of fireworks, many animals don’t. Jocelyn Bouchard, executive director of the Maui Humane Society, reminded pet owners to be prepared for noisy New Year’s Eve celebrations that sometimes cause pets to panic. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 20:22:43 GMT)

Pet Owners May Be Less Healthy
Title: Pet Owners May Be Less Healthy Category: Health News Created: 12/29/2006 Last Editorial Review: 12/29/2006 (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 20:29:47 GMT)

Pet owner shares view on dog shooting in Fairview
I am writing in response to your article regarding the dog that was shot by a Fairview police officer. I am a pet owner and it would be very heart breaking to lose a pet. I am sure the family is heart broken. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 20:31:00 GMT)

Message for pet owners
IPSWICH Councillor Andrew Antoniolli wants pet owners to take more responsibility for their animals during the holidays. He said 16 kittens were dumped in a 48-hour period this week and 54 dogs had been impounded since last Friday. Only 16 dogs were released back to their owners. (Fri, 29 Dec 2006 21:31:11 GMT)

Maryville pet store forced to close on short notice
A Maryville pet store must close its doors by Monday, which could mean it won't be a happy new year for several animals still inside. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 00:33:21 GMT)

Adopt-a-Pet
Libby is a 2-year-old female cream and gray lynx point Siamese. Dru is a 5-month-old female Oriental shorthair. Home at Last Pet Adoptions Inc. is an all-volunteer rescue group dedicated to saving animals, predominantly cats, facing death at local shelters. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 06:16:37 GMT)

Family's pet goat attacked by dogs
Once an indoor pet, the goat grew too big to stay inside its owners’ Davenport home — until Thursday when it was brought inside to recuperate from an attack by two neighborhood dogs. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 07:25:08 GMT)

LOCAL ANIMAL NEWS FOR YOU AND YOUR PET
Monetary donations are needed due to large veterinarian bills, as well as basic supplies, at Heaven To Betsy's Rescue in Griffith. The no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization's animals can be seen at Pet Supplies "Plus", 946 Joliet St., Dyer. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 07:54:40 GMT)

Pet of the day
Tigger, a 2½-year -old male domestic short hair, is the featured pet of the day for the Humane Society of South Mississippi, 2615 U.S. 49, Gulfport. For details about adopting a pet, call 863-3354 or check out www.hssm.org. All animals adopted through HSSM are spayed/neutered, given shots and are microchipped. Other pets are also available at the Waveland Animal Shelter, 322 Gulfside St., ... (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 09:07:57 GMT)

PET Has Higher Clarity, Lower AA Levels
By Anonymous Significant improvements in clarity and purity are claimed for a new generation of PET bottle resins that will be commercialized in the first quarter of 2007 by the Voridian Div. of Eastman Chemical Co., Kingsport, Tenn. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 11:17:50 GMT)

PET Plant Start-Up
By Anonymous Eastman Chemical Co.'s new 770-million-lb/yr PET plant is starting up at Columbia, S.C., and will be fully operational in the first quarter of 2007. It uses new IntegRex technology to produce new super-clear ParaStar PET resins (see p. 21). (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 11:18:18 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.: VHS; Pet Extreme, 4500 Arroyo Vista Drive, Livermore; cats/dogs. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 11:19:33 GMT)

Pet Care Boom Has Employers Begging
Adrianne Williams spent three years as a dog trainer working for a chain pet store in North Carolina. She liked the connections with dogs and their families but wanted more career possibilities. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 12:22:22 GMT)

Streaming video posted of our 'Pet of the Week'
We have posted new streaming video of our "Pet of the Week." Click on the link to watch the video and learn more about an adorable dog up for adoption. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 13:16:52 GMT)

Care for Bowser creates pet job boom
WASHINGTON, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Pet care is booming across the United States, as more careers open up for nurses, groomers and masseuses for Fido, Fifi, Tramp and Taffy. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 16:14:00 GMT)

Pet owner shares view on dog shooting in Fairview
I am writing in response to your article regarding the dog that was shot by a Fairview police officer. I am a pet owner and it would be very heart breaking to lose a pet. I am sure the family is heart broken. (Sat, 30 Dec 2006 22:01:00 GMT)

Pet shop fire kills exotic birds
A fire broke out Wednesday morning at a local pet shop, killing several birds inside. It happened around 2 AM at the Exotic Pet Shop on Charleston near Lamb. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:02:20 GMT)

Pet Store Closing
A Maryville mall pet shop owner has gotten an unexpected surprise after Christmas. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 02:49:45 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, 31 Dec 2006 05:45:39 GMT)

Pet Corner: Humane society now operating in Marion County
Marion County, for the first time ever, will now have a Humane Society of Marion County to help reduce the pet overpopulation crisis in the small county. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 06:13:56 GMT)

Pet ownership requires devotion, lifestyle changes
Is it time to take the step toward pet ownership? How do you know what type of pet is right for you or your family? Dr. Randi Olson of Vale Park Animal Hospital in Valparaiso recommends asking yourself if you are willing to devote the cost, time and lifestyle changes that come with pet ownership. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 06:28:55 GMT)

Pet products
Charming Pet Products features the original creations of Lara Riedel. They are delightfully whimsical and oodles of fun, and they are perfect accessories for that dapper dog and cool cat. Each design is created with 100 percent pure, unconditional love. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 06:29:25 GMT)

LOCAL ANIMAL NEWS FOR YOU AND YOUR PET
Monetary donations are needed due to large veterinarian bills, as well as basic supplies, at Heaven To Betsy's Rescue in Griffith. The no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization's animals can be seen at Pet Supplies "Plus", 946 Joliet St., Dyer. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 06:29:35 GMT)

Charged with animal neglect, ex-pet shop owner awaits trial
Robert Zubik says he's looking forward to his day in court. The former pet shop owner holds the Lake Station record for incurring the most charges at one time: 278 counts of misdemeanor and ordinance violations. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 10:17:25 GMT)

Early morning fire claims family home, pet
It was a sad end to 2006 as a North Knoxville family loses both their home and a beloved pet in an early morning fire. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 15:51:46 GMT)

Freeport Man Appeals To Be Able To Display Pet Fish
The owner of a Freeport restaurant has filed an appeal to be able to display his pet fish. Cuong ly owns the China Rose Restaurant. Last week he pleaded guilty to a charge of importation of fish without a permit and paid a $1000 dollar fine. (Sun, 31 Dec 2006 17:38:43 GMT)

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