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Pet Tales: ‘Cover girl’ kitty rules the house
Here’s a story submitted by Linda Schweitzer of San Luis Obispo: “My son, Chad, and I selected Miss Kitty in 1996 to have the comfort of a pet in the house. During the next year, Miss Kitty was able to roam free and would come home with treasures to lay at our door. These consisted mainly of birds and grasshoppers. “One day I noticed that the cats (we had another cat, since passed away) were ... (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 14:39:46 GMT)

FETCH! Pet Care(TM) Expands Into Woodland Hills, California
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 California's Woodland Hills region to provide area residents with unsurpassed pet care services. This new franchise marks the 126th FETCH! Pet Care location that, in aggregate, now service more than 9,400 ... (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 15:30:00 GMT)

Click here to enter the Pet of the Month contest!
Take a digital picture of your pet, and send it to us using the email link below. Your pet could be featured on our page, and your pet could receive a six-month supply of flea prevention medicine! (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 18:36:58 GMT)

1,000 pet owners bring their dogs to Avondale Pet Expo
About 1,000 pet owners brought their dogs to the Avondale Pet Expo on Saturday at the improved Friendship Park. Newly installed public art sculptures, titled Elephant Walk, also were unveiled.{s}Photos (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 19:19:19 GMT)

Daily share buy-back notice 19th November 2007 (PET.AX, 00784772, 20071120)
mktsens (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 22:19:00 GMT)

Columnist mourns loss of family pet
At some point in every outdoor writer’s career a favorite pet dies, and a touching column about the life and times of that dog (it’s usually a hunting dog) follows. We read of the trials of training the young pup, of glorious days afield, and of snowy evenings by the... (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 22:21:38 GMT)

‘Howl-i-day’ pet food drive purring right along as donations dogpile up
Thanks to your generous donations, the Tehachapi News “Howliday pet food drive” benefitting the Tehachapi... (Mon, 19 Nov 2007 22:37:54 GMT)

Animal shelter seeks to bring awareness to pet’s needs with open house
The Plano Animal Shelter celebrated National Shelter Appreciation Week on Nov. 10 with an open house, contests and pet pictures with Santa Claus. Jaimey Cantrell, manager of the shelter, said they started holding the open house to promote the shelter in the community. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 06:58:21 GMT)

Palm Beach County increases pet fees
Haven't spayed or neutered your pet? It's going to cost you more the next time you vaccinate it. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 17:37:37 GMT)

High-End Pet Gifts Abound at Holidays
Selected pet gifts being offered by retailers for the holidays: -- Cooled and heated pet bed. $249.99, Dolce Vita Pets, http://www.dolcevitapets.com (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 19:44:43 GMT)

From dog goggles to cashmere pet beds; select holiday pet gifts
Cashmere pet bed. $449 and $499, http://www.friendsofcashmere.com , available at high-end department stores, luxury hotels and select pet retailers. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 20:07:26 GMT)

Pet first aid class offered Dec. 15
The Dodge County Chapter of the American Red Cross is offering a pet first aid and safety class at 10 a.m. Dec. 15 at the ... (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 20:29:52 GMT)

PET Scans Can Spot Cervical Cancer's Return
TUESDAY, Nov. 20 (HealthDay News) -- Whole-body positron emission tomography (PET) scans three months after cervical cancer patients have completed therapy can help determine whether they're cancer-free or require further treatment, U.S. researchers say. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 21:00:04 GMT)

Post-treatment PET scans can reassure cervical cancer patients
St. Louis, Nov. 20, 2007 — Whole-body PET (positron emission tomography) scans done three months after completion of cervical cancer therapy can ensure that patients are disease-free or warn that further interventions are needed, according to a study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 21:14:30 GMT)

Kabillion unveils Crazy Pet site
L.A.-based Taffy Entertainment's VOD/broadband channel Kabillion has launched a new kids and pet-friendly microsite in conjunction with Crazy Pet, a US-based interactive entertainment and educational licensing company. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 21:15:17 GMT)

Cats' Cradle Pet of the Week
Selina Selina is a striking long-haired, 1 and a half year old, tortishell female kitty who is sweet but a bit reserved. Selina will warm up quickly in a home that provides her with love and patience. This terrific little kitty was dropped off in front of PetsMart, a scrawny and pathetic little soul who has flowered in a Cats' Cradle foster home. Selina will be a delightful pet for a family, ... (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 21:50:02 GMT)

Paul's Pet: Max
This week's pet is Max and he's a Boston Terrier. Max is about five years old and he's very agreeable. To take Max home, go to the Hamilton County Humane Society. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 21:55:25 GMT)

Lawyer for Molalla family to sue ODFW over pet deer Snowball
The attorney for a Molalla family whose pet deer was seized by the state will file a lawsuit Tuesday afternoon against the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife, according to the lawyer. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 22:14:14 GMT)

Temperatures to drop, animal control keeping eye on pet owners
BLADEN COUNTY -- Temperatures are expected to drop later this week. The Bladen County Animal Control office is keeping an eye out for problem pet owners. When it gets colder make sure you don't leave your animals outside without proper shelter. Animal control officers will be on the look out this winter to make sure animals are properly cared for. If pet owners don't comply with ... (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 23:24:35 GMT)

500 Pound Pet Pig Killed
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, FL -- A 500 pound pet hog is dead tonight. The boar broke loose from its leash and collar and wandered into a neighbor's yard. Fearful of the animal, the neighbors remained in their home and called police. (Tue, 20 Nov 2007 23:54:47 GMT)

Pet project online
Knowing that you can never underestimate people's love for their cats and dogs, NBC Universal and Procter & Gamble have set up a Web portal that looks something like a Yahoo or AOL for pet owners, with a bit of Facebook and MySpace thrown in. The site, Petside.com, offers a full menu of information about dogs and cats, from the serious (how to diagnose your pet's illnesses) to the silly (funny ... (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 00:01:53 GMT)

Pet owners face choice: Sterilize or pay double
Haven't spayed or neutered your pet? It's going to cost you the next time you renew its license. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 05:25:22 GMT)

Pet owners face choice: Sterilize or pay double
Haven't spayed or neutered your pet? It's going to cost you the next time you renew its license. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 05:26:33 GMT)

Animal shelter seeks to bring awareness to pet’s needs with open house
The Plano Animal Shelter celebrated National Shelter Appreciation Week on Nov. 10 with an open house, contests and pet pictures with Santa Claus. Jaimey Cantrell, manager of the shelter, said they started holding the open house to promote the shelter in the community. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 07:04:18 GMT)

Rural New London man accused of shooting pet goat
WAUPACA A rural New London man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer shot one of the familys two pet goats, prosecutors say. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 10:27:36 GMT)

Post-treatment PET Scans Can Reassure Cervical Cancer Patients
Whole-body PET (positron emission tomography) scans done three months after completion of cervical cancer therapy can ensure that patients are disease-free or warn that further interventions are needed, according to a study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. [click link for full article] (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 12:09:45 GMT)

Post-treatment PET Scans Can Reassure Cervical Cancer Patients
Whole-body PET scans done three months after completion of cervical cancer therapy can ensure that patients are disease-free or warn that further interventions are needed, according to a new study. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 14:05:25 GMT)

Wisconsin man accused of shooting family's pet goat
WAUPACA, Wis. A man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer subsequently shot one of the family's two pet goats, prosecutors say. Peter W. Mischler, 48, of New London, was charged this week in Waupaca County Circuit Court with mistreatment of animals, possession of a firearm while intoxicated and disorderly conduct with a dangerous weapon. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 14:32:32 GMT)

Man accused of shooting pet goat in beer dispute
Peter Mischler is accused of shooting a pet goat Saturday in Waupaca, Wis. Why? Police tell the Appleton Post-Crescent that Mischler asked his wife to bring home beer, and when she didn't do as he asked the 48-year-old went outside... (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 14:34:14 GMT)

Wisconsin man upset with wife for not buying beer allegedly shoots family's pet goats
A man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer took vengeance by shooting one of the family's two pet goats, prosecutors say. Peter W. Mischler, 48... (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 17:14:59 GMT)

Prosecutors: Man shoots pet goat over beer
WAUPACA, Wis. - A man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer took vengeance by shooting one of the family's two pet goats, prosecutors say. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 19:04:45 GMT)

New London Man Arrested For Shooting Pet Goat
A New London man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer, is accused of shooting her pet goat. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 19:50:45 GMT)

PET Scans Can Spot Cervical Cancer's Return
Title: PET Scans Can Spot Cervical Cancer's Return Category: Health News Created: 11/21/2007 2:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/21/2007 (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 20:31:26 GMT)

New London Man Accused Of Shooting Family's Pet Goat
WAUPACA, Wis. -- A New London man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer was accused of shooting a pet goat. Peter Mischler faces charges in Waupaca County of mistreating animals, possessing a gun while drunk and disorderly conduct with a dangerous weapon. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 21:08:18 GMT)

New London Man Accused of Shooting Family's Pet Goat
WAUPACA, Wis. (AP) - A man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer subsequently shot one of the family's two pet goats, prosecutors say. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 22:17:52 GMT)

What Goes On Inside Pet Emergency Rooms?
Eyewitness News 5 talked to vets who work inside a local pet emergency room. Here are some photos of animals recovering from various injuries and ailments. (Wed, 21 Nov 2007 23:17:32 GMT)

Abbott accused of pork-barrelling with PET scanners
Health Minister Tony Abbott has been accused of pork-barrelling in marginal seats with money for cancer diagnosis machines called PET scanners. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 03:25:00 GMT)

Man accused of shooting family's two pet goats
Waupaca - A man upset with his wife for not buying beer - and with the family's two pet goats for making a mess -... (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 04:56:26 GMT)

Pet therapy a family affair
“It’s hard for me to put my feelings for the Bachmanns into a few words. They lead by example. They are amazing. I wish we could clone them.” — Renee Knutson, Coulee Region Humane Society pet therapy director (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 05:33:05 GMT)

Unique Pet Clothes Boutique Offers Festive Holiday Dog Apparel
Arrival of festive holiday dog apparel and holiday gifts for your pampered pet. [PR.com - November 21, 2007] (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 05:33:42 GMT)

Dogs top Northerners' pet list
Northerners are more likely to own dogs than people living in the South, according to figures. The survey of animal ownership trends across the UK found that a person's choice of pet varied considerably according to where they lived. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 05:40:12 GMT)

Video: Police Pursuit & Pet Killed by Fire
The driver of a stolen car is under arrest after leading National City police on a pursuit. Plus, an early morning fire gutted a home in Clairemont, leaving two people homeless, and one pet dead. 11/21/07 (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 08:27:17 GMT)

Man shoots family's pet goat after wife refuses to buy beer
WAUPACA, Wis. -- A man who was upset with his wife for not buying beer took vengeance by shooting one of the family's two pet goats, prosecutors say. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 10:03:38 GMT)

Pet hospitals helping with meals for pets
During this holiday season, through Dec. 31, three area Banfield Pet Hospitals will collect pet food from their customers to give to the Pet Portions program of Wesley Community Services, 3333 Glenmore Ave., Westwood. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 11:21:40 GMT)

Pet hospitals helping with meals for pets
During this holiday season, through Dec. 31, three area Banfield Pet Hospitals will collect pet food from their customers to give to the Pet Portions program of Wesley Community Services, 3333 Glenmore Ave., Westwood. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 11:21:50 GMT)

Contest seeks pet photographs
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents are invited to share their photographic pet memories with the park district for a chance to win a prize. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 11:47:33 GMT)

New 500-ml PET weighs in at 8.8g
22/11/2007 - Krones yesterday announced the release of what it is calling the world's lightest of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) container in its class. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 12:32:41 GMT)

Man Accused of Shooting Pet Goats Over Beer Dispute
NEW LONDON -- A few days into the deer hunting season, police in Waupaca County are reporting that a man shot at an animal that’s never in season. Peter Mischler was arrested for allegedly shooting his family’s pet goats. FOX 11's Cameron Clark spoke to family members and has the new details. (Thu, 22 Nov 2007 14:06:04 GMT)

ASIC Form 484 - share cancellation (PET.AX, 00786749, 20071123)
mktsens (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 04:19:00 GMT)

Final share buy-back notice - Appendix 3F (PET.AX, 00786748, 20071123)
mktsens (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 04:19:00 GMT)

Hillcrest proposes pet day care plan
With a pet cemetery and a dog park and wellness center already at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Hermitage, it seemed natural to want to open a pet day care center, said President Thomas M. Flynn. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 06:08:13 GMT)

Nine killed as Baghdad pet market bombed
A bomb blast on Friday in Baghdad's popular Al-Ghazl pet market killed at least nine people and wounded 50, among them four policemen, security and medical officials said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 07:19:24 GMT)

Bomb at popular Baghdad pet market kills six
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A bomb hidden in a box containing birds killed at least six people at a popular pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, Iraqi police said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 07:26:47 GMT)

Bomb at Baghdad pet market kills 13, wounds 57
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A bomb hidden in a box containing birds killed 13 people and wounded 57 at a popular pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, Iraqi police said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 07:40:47 GMT)

13 killed as Baghdad pet market bombed
Two bombs hidden in a carton exploded simultaneously in Baghdad's popular Al-Ghazl pet market on Friday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 58, Iraqi officials said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 10:22:55 GMT)

Bomb strikes Baghdad pet market; 13 dead
A bomb exploded in a pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, killing at least 13 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi police said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 10:59:06 GMT)

Pet market blast kills 13 in Baghdad
The attack appears to be insurgents' attempt to undermine claims of vastly improved security in the Iraqi capital. BAGHDAD — A bomb hidden in a box filled with birds exploded at a pet market in central Baghdad today and killed at least 13 people, police said. It was the third time in less than a year that the market had been targeted. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 12:43:50 GMT)

Pet market bomb kills 13 in Baghdad
Two bombs hidden in a carton exploded simultaneously in Baghdad's popular Al-Ghazl pet market on Friday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 58, Iraqi officials said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 12:50:15 GMT)

Bomb Blast In Baghdad's Pet Market Kills At Least 13
(RTTNews) - Deadly attacks continue in Iraq and the latest was a strong bomb blast that occurred in Baghdad's popular Al-Ghazl pet market on Friday. The blast killed at least 13 people and wounded nearly 57, Iraqi police stated. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 12:53:59 GMT)

Bombing at Baghdad pet market kills 13
A bomb tore through a pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, killing 13 people and wounding 58 others, Iraq's Interior Ministry said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 12:58:11 GMT)

Bomb at Baghdad pet market kills 13
A bomb hidden in a box of birds killed 13 people and wounded 57 at a popular pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, police and witnesses said, describing the deadliest attack in the Iraqi capital in two months. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 13:05:45 GMT)

Winehouse 'killed' pet hamster
Amy Winehouse once killed a pal's pet hamster after enjoying a boozy night out. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 13:15:05 GMT)

Blasts at pet market, police checkpoint kill 26 in Iraq
Two bombs exploded hours apart today in a central Baghdad pet market and a police checkpoint in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, killing 26 people and wounding dozens, officials said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 14:33:53 GMT)

13 killed as Baghdad pet market bombed
Two bombs hidden in a carton exploded at the same time in a popular Baghdad pet market on Friday, killing 13 people, while nine people died in two bombs attacks on police in Mosul, officials said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 16:18:22 GMT)

10 puppies stolen from pet store
LA MIRADA - Approximately 10 pedigree puppies worth a combined $15,000 were taken from a La Mirada pet store early today, the second time the store has been burglarized this month, authorities said. (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 20:42:48 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet to Announce Fiscal Year End and Fourth Quarter 2007 Results and Host Investor Conference Call
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)(NASDAQ:CENTA) will announce results for its fiscal year end and fourth quarter ended September 29, 2007, on Tuesday, November 27, 2007 after the close of trading. Central will host a ... (Fri, 23 Nov 2007 21:09:53 GMT)

Pet sterilization opponents launch ballot measures
Opponents of a stalled bill that would have required mandatory sterilization of pets are collecting signatures for seven initiatives that would address a wide range of pet issues. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 01:00:41 GMT)

Read: Pet love
Our pet peeves, they’re certainly not, for all the tender loving care we shower upon them. MARC LOURDES writes how you can further brush up on pet care with these books. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 02:31:18 GMT)

Explosion in Baghdad pet market leaves at least 15 dead
BAGHDAD | A remote-controlled bomb exploded in the middle of a crowded Baghdad pet market Friday morning, killing 15 people and wounding 56. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 04:30:51 GMT)

Keeping tabs on your pet, literally
Pet owners have another gadget to help keep track of critical medical information and recover their pets if they get lost: KoogaTag. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 05:16:46 GMT)

Pet of week
Pet: What a cool guy! Meet Kai, a 5-years-young border collie/husky mix. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 06:33:47 GMT)

Explosion in Baghdad pet market leaves at least 15 dead
BAGHDAD | A remote-controlled bomb exploded in the middle of a crowded Baghdad pet market Friday morning, killing 15 people and wounding 56. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 07:06:49 GMT)

Deadly bombing in pet bazaar shatters relative Baghdad calm
BAGHDAD, Iraq - A bomb hidden in a box filled with birds exploded amid shoppers strolling through a colorful pet bazaar Friday, killing up to 15 people, wounding dozens and raising fears that the capital's stretch of relative calm has ended. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 09:46:03 GMT)

U.S. blames pet-market bombing on Iran-backed militants
The U.S. military on Saturday blamed the deadly bombing of a pet market in Baghdad on Iranian-backed Shiite militants, raising concerns that Shiite extremists activity could escalate and jeopardize waning violence in Iraq. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 10:00:31 GMT)

Blast in pet bazaar ends calm in Iraqi capital
By Tina Susman and Raheem Salman LOS ANGELES TIMES BAGHDAD, Iraq -- A bomb hidden in a box filled with birds exploded amid shoppers strolling through a colorful pet bazaar Friday, killing up to 15 people, wounding dozens and raising fears that the capital's stretch of relative calm has (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 11:32:48 GMT)

Pet store robbed ... again
LA MIRADA - A thief once again broke into a local pet store - and this time pilfered 10 puppies valued at about $15,000. Unfortunately for the store's owner, security cameras at Puppy Love, 14766 Beach Blvd., don't reveal the culprit. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 15:46:27 GMT)

Woman Claims Pet-Sitter Made Her Pig Fat
WINONA, Minn. (AP) -- A woman wants abuse charges filed against an acquaintance who was pet-sitting for her potbellied pig and allowed the animal to get fat. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 15:56:17 GMT)

Dogs stolen from pet store again
LA MIRADA - For the second time this month, puppies were stolen from a pet store, authorities said. Thieves smashed the glass door of Puppy Love, at 14766 Beach Blvd., and took approximately 10 small dogs, said Sgt. Liza Gonzalez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 17:02:59 GMT)

Dogs stolen from pet store again
LA MIRADA - For the second time this month, puppies were stolen from a pet store, authorities said. Thieves smashed the glass door of Puppy Love, at 14766 Beach Blvd., and took approximately 10 small dogs, said Sgt. Liza Gonzalez of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 17:04:29 GMT)

U.S. military spokesman blames Baghdad pet market bombing on Iranian-backed Shiite militants
The U.S. military on Saturday blamed the deadly bombing of a pet market in Baghdad on Iranian-backed Shiite militants, raising concerns that escalating activity by Shiite extremists could jeopardize a relative calm that has offered new hopes for Iraqis after years of turmoil. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 18:33:55 GMT)

US blames pet market bombing on Iran-backed militants
The U.S. military on Saturday blamed the deadly bombing of a pet market in Baghdad on Iranian-backed Shiite militants, raising concerns that escalating activity by Shiite extremists could jeopardize a relative calm that has offered new hopes for Iraqis after years of turmoil. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 20:33:46 GMT)

Nature center hosts pet adoption on Avenue U
The Salt Marsh Nature Center went to the dogs – literally – when Animal Care & Control and the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals held a pet adoption day at the local wildlife refuge. (Sat, 24 Nov 2007 21:31:39 GMT)

IRAQ UPDATE: Bombs strike pet market in Baghdad and police in northern Iraq; 28 killed
BAGHDAD (AP) - Bombers struck a pet market in central Baghdad and a police checkpoint in the northern city of Mosul on Friday, killing 28 people in two of the deadliest attacks in weeks. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 03:32:33 GMT)

Pet Superstars: Cutest Other Pet
It's been reigning cats and dogs the past two weeks in our Pet Superstars competition. Now it's time for other, sometimes more exotic pets to take centre stage. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 04:43:34 GMT)

Pet store robbed, again
LA MIRADA - A thief once again broke into a local pet store - and this time pilfered 10 puppies valued at about $15,000. Unfortunately for the store's owner, security cameras at Puppy Love, 14766 Beach Blvd., don't reveal the culprit. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 05:41:09 GMT)

Contest seeks pet photographs
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents are invited to share their photographic pet memories with the park district for a chance to win a prize. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 06:25:24 GMT)

Pet of week
Pet: What a cool guy! Meet Kai, a 5-years-young border collie/husky mix. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 06:37:57 GMT)

Pet photos benefit St. Peter's food pantry
ST. CHARLES – On two separate dates, proud pet owners can take their dog or cat to have their picture taken with Santa. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 07:01:12 GMT)

THE PET PAGES: The healing power of pups
When Marilyn Swan and her dog, Olliver, walk into a room, people pay attention. Hey, they ask, are horses allowed in here? Where is his saddle? Swan brings Olliver, a 177-pound Great Dane, to St. Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center as a therapy dog through the Pet Partners program. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 07:22:53 GMT)

New dog duty: Canines function as pet therapists
Meet Sunnie, Tuttle, and Sonny — three pet therapy dogs that visit the Billings Clinic. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 08:25:13 GMT)

Polk County offers pet adoption day Dec. 1
Welcome a furry friend into your family for Christmas at the Polk County Sheriff's Office Animal Control Pet Fest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 715 De Castro Road in Winter Haven. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 09:27:31 GMT)

Now, rent a pet for periods ranging from an hour to a week!
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Ever wanted a pet only for a few hours or few days? Well, you may be in a bit of a pleasant surprise for eclectic arrays of domestic animals are currently available on rent in Japan, for periods ranging one hour to a week. From dogs, cats and rabbits to birds, ferrets and turtles, any domestic pet can be rented out for costs as low as 1,500 yen (6.30 pounds) for an hour. ... (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 10:25:02 GMT)

European Pet Night 2007
Police horses, assistance dogs and a teacher dog turned up to take their places on a stage in Brussels at last week\'s European Pet Night 2007, and demonstrate to MEPs and policy-makers the importance of healthy, happy animals in the European Union, (EU).. Sunday 25 November 2007 (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 18:29:25 GMT)

Review of pet care factory’s operation
HIGH wheat prices and the rising Australian dollar have forced management of the Mars Pet Care factory at Kelso to undertake a review of its operations to ensure it remains profitable in Asian markets. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 21:49:42 GMT)

Review of pet care factory’s operation
HIGH wheat prices and the rising Australian dollar have forced management of the Mars Pet Care factory at Kelso to undertake a review of its operations to ensure it remains profitable in Asian markets. (Sun, 25 Nov 2007 22:49:31 GMT)

Give A Pet Great Home
Pet Refuge is holding Adopt-A-Dog Days during November and December to help orphaned dogs and cats. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 00:44:46 GMT)

IRAQ UPDATE: Bombs strike pet market in Baghdad and police in northern Iraq; 28 killed
BAGHDAD (AP) - Bombers struck a pet market in central Baghdad and a police checkpoint in the northern city of Mosul on Friday, killing 28 people in two of the deadliest attacks in weeks. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 01:58:19 GMT)

Equipolymer expands European PET presence
Swiss supplier Equipolymer will increase the capacity of its Ottana, Italy polyethylene terephthalate (PET) production site by 150,000 tonnes/yr, bringing total possible output to 485,000 tonnes. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 04:12:23 GMT)

Daily share buy-back notice 26 November 2007 (PET.AX, 00787387, 20071126)
mktsens (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 06:13:00 GMT)

THE PET PAGES: Pet pileup
Sometimes a pet is a loyal hunting dog, ready to share adventures with a beloved owner. A pet can be a purring, furry lap warmer, or a squawking bird always looking for attention. Some people's pets are others' worst nightmares - writhing snakes, hissing cockroaches, sneaky little mice. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 06:21:53 GMT)

THE PET PAGES: Something fishy
Richard Logan's love for creepy crawlies has nearly taken over his life. Logan not only opened Exotic Guppy, a TwinFalls pet store that deals everything from frogs to fish, but has turned his entire backyard into a pond to house his collection of koi. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 06:22:33 GMT)

THE PET PAGES: The healing power of pups
When Marilyn Swan and her dog, Olliver, walk into a room, people pay attention. Hey, they ask, are horses allowed in here? Where is his saddle? Swan brings Olliver, a 177-pound Great Dane, to St. Luke's Magic Valley Regional Medical Center as a therapy dog through the Pet Partners program. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 06:22:53 GMT)

THE PET PAGES: Microchip in pet may have a down side
Microchipping is sort of the pet world's equivalent of Mom and apple pie - what's not to like? Chipping promises to eliminate that sad refrain of "where, oh, where has my little dog gone?" (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 06:23:13 GMT)

Contest seeks pet photographs
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents are invited to share their photographic pet memories with the park district for a chance to win a prize. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 07:06:33 GMT)

Pet photos benefit St. Peter's food pantry
ST. CHARLES – On two separate dates, proud pet owners can take their dog or cat to have their picture taken with Santa. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 07:11:16 GMT)

Cold weather advice for pet owners
Even through winter is not extreme in southern New Mexico, there is some advice for pet owners to take to safe guard their pets against cold temperatures. Despite having "fur" coats, domesticated cats and dogs depend on owners for protection from freezing temperatures and inclement winter weather. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 07:19:37 GMT)

Animal shelter seeks to bring awareness to pet’s needs with open house
The Plano Animal Shelter celebrated National Shelter Appreciation Week on Nov. 10 with an open house, contests and pet pictures with Santa Claus. Jaimey Cantrell, manager of the shelter, said they started holding the open house to promote the shelter in the community. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 08:20:39 GMT)

Coping with loss of a pet
When Bill Cochran lost his beloved golden retriever, Mo, the California man was inspired to write a children's book dealing with the loss of a pet. In ''The Forever Dog,'' Cochran's first book, 7-year-old Mike loses his pet dog, Corky, and struggles with the loss. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 11:04:16 GMT)

Sensor detects transparent PET bottles
26/11/2007 - A new sensor can detect all types of transparent PET bottles, including those with thin walls and complex shapes, its manufacturer claims. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 12:47:21 GMT)

Equipolymers completes re-vamping of PET center in Italy
Horgen, Switzerland -- World Press Online has reported that Equipolymers has completed the construction of a state-of-the-art polycondensation line for the production and manufacture of PET (polyethylene terephthalate) at its production centre in Ottana, Italy. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 14:19:00 GMT)

U.S. military spokesman blames pet-market bomb in Baghdad on Iranian-backed Shiite militants
BAGHDAD - The U.S. military on Saturday blamed the deadly bombing of a pet market in Baghdad on Iranian-backed Shiite militants, raising concerns that Shiite extremist activity could escalate and jeopardize waning violence in Iraq. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 14:47:01 GMT)

Pet stores targeted in latest government sweep
They may not be the most typical gifts received during the holiday season, but pets are purchased for giving and that's prompted the Florida Agriculture and Consumer Services Commission to check pet stores' compliance with state regulations. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 15:18:53 GMT)

Smiths started K9 Cabins to help pet owners in sport
Life on the NASCAR circuit isn't always conducive for pet ownership. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 16:37:52 GMT)

Cold weather advice for pet owners
Even through winter is not extreme in southern New Mexico, there is some advice for pet owners to take to safe guard their pets against cold temperatures. Despite having "fur" coats, domesticated cats and dogs depend on owners for protection from freezing temperatures and inclement winter weather. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 16:59:24 GMT)

La Mirada pet store hit by thieves, again
LA MIRADA - A thief once again broke into a local pet store - and this time pilfered 10 puppies valued at about $15,000. Unfortunately for the store's owner, security cameras at Puppy Love, 14766 Beach Blvd., don't reveal the culprit. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 18:56:10 GMT)

Biggest Holiday Pet Hazards Revealed
Do you know which everyday items can harm your pet? (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 20:35:33 GMT)

Best Pet Contest
On the 27th at noon, voting begins to determine the Best Pet of 2007! What Event? When is it? Where is it? (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 20:51:08 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys delivered electrifying show
Pet Shop Boys has offered on Sunday evening a fascinating show of music, light and colour to the approximately 4,000 fans present in the Palatului Hall in Bucharest. (Mon, 26 Nov 2007 21:52:10 GMT)

Pet Theft: Could your pet could be next?
A pet snatcher makes off with several exotic birds. Animal control officers are warning others, your pet could be next! (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 01:00:28 GMT)

Pet Friends staffers trained in CPR, first aid
Staffers of Lawrence Pet Friends recently were certified in Pet CPR and First Aid, a combined course administered by the American Red Cross. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 06:08:10 GMT)

Getting the Best Christmas Pet Gifts for Dog Lovers and Their Pampered Pooches
Chuck Yost of Secure Pets discusses how people can brighten the lives of their favorite dog lovers this Christmas season with pet gifts. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 07:01:00 GMT)

Animal shelter seeks to bring awareness to pet’s needs with open house
The Plano Animal Shelter celebrated National Shelter Appreciation Week on Nov. 10 with an open house, contests and pet pictures with Santa Claus. Jaimey Cantrell, manager of the shelter, said they started holding the open house to promote the shelter in the community. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 07:01:01 GMT)

Getting the Best Christmas Pet Gifts for Dog Lovers and Their Pampered Pooches
Chuck Yost of Secure Pets discusses how people can brighten the lives of their favorite dog lovers this Christmas season with pet gifts. (PRWeb Nov 27, 2007) Post Comment:Trackback URL: http://www.prweb.com/pingpr.php/VGhpci1TaW5nLUxvdmUtSG9yci1UaGlyLVplcm8= (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 08:13:49 GMT)

Contest seeks pet photographs
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents are invited to share their photographic pet memories with the park district for a chance to win a prize. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 10:59:50 GMT)

Pet photos benefit St. Peter's food pantry
ST. CHARLES – On two separate dates, proud pet owners can take their dog or cat to have their picture taken with Santa. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 11:04:21 GMT)

Black Pet Friday a hit
WALKER -- After totaling adoption numbers, the Humane Society of Kent County on Monday declared last week's Black Pet Friday event its most successful promotion to date. Sixty-one animals found new homes that day. Humane Society officials reduced adoption fees Friday for pets with black coats. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 15:02:52 GMT)

Combo PET/CT Scan Helps Spot Breast Cancer's Spread
TUESDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- A technique that combines a PET scan with a CT scan can help spot the spread of inflammatory breast cancer, a rare but very aggressive form of the disease, researchers report. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 20:58:43 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results for Fiscal 2007
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)(NASDAQ:CENTA) today announced fourth quarter and full year results for its fiscal year ended September 29, 2007. For the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007, the Company reported net sales ... (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 21:09:35 GMT)

PET scans can help lung cancer diagnosis: study
The use of positron emission tomography, known as PET scans, can improve the diagnosis of people with lung cancer and better guide treatment decisions, Canadian researchers said on Tuesday. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 21:16:22 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet swings to a net loss; sales fall
SAN FRANCISCO (Thomson Financial) - Central Garden & Pet Co. late Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $1.7 million, or 2 cents a share, versus net income of $6 million, or 8 cents a share, a year ago. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 21:42:14 GMT)

PET Scans Could Boost Lung Cancer Diagnosis
TUESDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- The use of PET imaging may improve the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, say Canadian researchers who reviewed several recent studies. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 21:59:31 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet swings to Q4 loss
Central Garden & Pet Co. swung to a fourth-quarter loss with a 5 percent drop in sales, the company said Tuesday. (CENT) (CENTA) (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 22:05:10 GMT)

Pet Gifts
Thousands of pets will end up as Christmas presents this year. To make sure pet stores are giving consumers a fair shake, inspectors from the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services will be visiting pet stores to make sure they are following the so called pet lemon law. The law will protect you if you end up with an unhealthy animal. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 22:13:22 GMT)

Combo PET/CT Scan Helps Spot Breast Cancer's Spread
Copyright © 2007 ScoutNews LLC. All rights reserved. TUESDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- A technique that combines a PET scan with a CT scan can help spot the spread of inflammatory breast cancer, a rare but very aggressive form of the disease, researchers report. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 22:15:24 GMT)

PET Scans Could Boost Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Copyright © 2007 ScoutNews LLC. All rights reserved. TUESDAY, Nov. 27 (HealthDay News) -- The use of PET imaging may improve the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, say Canadian researchers who reviewed several recent studies. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 23:15:24 GMT)

PET scans can help lung cancer diagnosis
The use of positron emission tomography, known as PET scans, can improve the diagnosis of people with lung cancer and better guide treatment decisions. (Tue, 27 Nov 2007 23:38:31 GMT)

Pet Medical Costs Can Add Up
How far are you willing to go to save your pet? KMBC's Bev Chapman reports on why you may need more money to care for your animals. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 04:06:29 GMT)

Pups stolen from Strand pet shop, police say
An Horry County pet store owner is offering a reward to anyone who can help police arrest and convict whoever stole his puppies. David Green, who owns and operates Pet Center, 1712 U.S. 17 just north of Surfside Beach, said he opened his shop Tuesday at about 8 a.m. and found that someone had smashed in the back door and stolen about $8,500 worth of puppies. "They took yorkies, miniature ... (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 05:29:59 GMT)

Contest seeks pet photographs
AURORA – Fox Valley Park District residents are invited to share their photographic pet memories with the park district for a chance to win a prize. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 06:21:10 GMT)

Pet photos benefit St. Peter's food pantry
ST. CHARLES – On two separate dates, proud pet owners can take their dog or cat to have their picture taken with Santa. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 06:25:41 GMT)

PET imaging may enhance lung cancer diagnosis: Review
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): A new review has revealed that tumour imaging with positron emission tomography (PET) could improve the diagnosis and subsequent treatment of lung cancer patients. Conducted by the Lung Cancer Disease Site Group of Cancer Care Ontario's Program in Evidence-Based Care, the review evaluated the accuracy and utility of 18-fluorodeoxyglucose PET (18FDG-PET) in the ... (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 09:03:37 GMT)

Killer pet food ingredients identified
Chemicals illegally added in China to wheat and rice gluten were responsible for a spate of pet deaths in the US, say researchers (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 10:46:09 GMT)

PET Imaging Significantly Enhances Standard Imaging In Lung Cancer Staging
Positron emission tomography (PET) is a useful diagnostic tool that supports the need for more accurate staging of lung cancer and improved treatment for patients, concludes an extensive systematic review published online yesterday in Journal of National Cancer Institute. [click link for full article] (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 12:19:56 GMT)

Inspectors launch statewide pet store sweep
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida agriculture inspectors are launching a statewide sweep of pet stores. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 12:58:05 GMT)

PET Imaging May Improve Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Tumor imaging with positron emission tomography (PET) may improve the diagnosis and subsequent treatment of lung cancer patients, according to a review published online November 27 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.Tumor imaging is frequently used in the diagnosis of lung cancer and is important for making treatment decisions. [click link for full article] (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 13:05:03 GMT)

Inspectors Launch Statewide Pet Store Sweep
TALLAHASSEE, FL (AP) -- Florida agriculture inspectors are launching a statewide sweep of pet stores. They'll spend the next five weeks making sure those shops are complying with state regulations that protect consumers in the purchase of pets. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 14:06:37 GMT)

PET Scans Could Boost Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Title: PET Scans Could Boost Lung Cancer Diagnosis Category: Health News Created: 11/28/2007 2:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2007 (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 20:32:00 GMT)

Combo PET/CT Scan Helps Spot Breast Cancer's Spread
Title: Combo PET/CT Scan Helps Spot Breast Cancer's Spread Category: Health News Created: 11/28/2007 2:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/28/2007 (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 20:32:20 GMT)

Thousands protest pet sale ban
The pet industry is mounting a campaign against a proposal to ban pet shops from selling cats and dogs in New South Wales. (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 21:13:00 GMT)

Daily share buy-back notice - 28th November 2007 (PET.AX, 00788961, 20071129)
mktsens (Wed, 28 Nov 2007 22:23:00 GMT)

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