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Artist, 7, To Donate Proceeds To Pet Rescue
In her first solo exhibition, a 7-year-old artist will donate all the funds raised from the event to a South Fla. pet rescue group. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 16:13:41 GMT)

Pet Chimp Shot Dead By Police
STAMFORD, Conn. -- A pet chimpanzee was fatally shot by police after leaving a woman in critical condition in a violent attack at a Stamford home Monday. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 16:22:46 GMT)

Pet Chimp Shot Dead By Police
A pet chimpanzee is fatally shot by police after leaving a woman in critical condition in an attack at a Connecticut home. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 17:15:02 GMT)

Cemetery caters to grieving pet owners
Times staff writer PEKIN — In 1983, Mary Kay Abts’ beloved dog, Tippy, died, and she desperately wished there was somewhere nearby where she could safely bury her pet, somewhere secure that she could always visit. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 17:48:44 GMT)

Council OKs pet memorial concept
A yet-to-be designed pet memorial that will be, according to its proponents, both "aesthetically pleasing and joyfully commemorative," got an official blessing from the Sonoma City Council Wednesday night which approved selection of two possible sites - one in Depot Park and one along the bike path just north of Depot Park. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 18:27:21 GMT)

Greenwood One Step Closer To New Pet Ordinance
A proposed pet ordinance that would tighten existing animal laws has long been a heated issue in Greenwood, but after a city meeting Monday night, the issue may be resolved. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 20:03:41 GMT)

Pet chimp shot dead after mauling woman
A 200-pound pet chimpanzee who once starred in TV commercials was shot dead by police in Stamford, Conn., after it mauled a friend of its owner. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 22:27:42 GMT)

Ashley Paige: 'Not so ordinary' pet person of year
Fashion designer Ashley Paige has been voted No. 1 in the Top 10 "Not So Ordinary" Pet People of the Year by thousands of members of zootoo.com, the online community of pet lovers. (Tue, 17 Feb 2009 22:52:21 GMT)

Pet chimp shot after mauling woman
A 90-kilogram chimpanzee kept as a pet and once used in TV commercials was shot and killed by police in the US after it mauled a woman and later cornered a policeman in his vehicle, authorities said. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 02:16:28 GMT)

Chimp owner begged police to shoot pet
The owner of a 90-kilogram chimpanzee that mauled a woman begged US police to shoot the animal, crying that her beloved pet was ripping her friend apart. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 02:41:21 GMT)

Oakey’s gets the go ahead for pet funeral home
Roanoke City Council approves a zoning request from Oakey’s to open a pet funeral home. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 04:02:57 GMT)

Pet shops to be monitored
Doha: The Ministry of Municipal affairs and Urban Planning (MMAUP) will put a scanner on the pet shops; once it’s newly-appointed Veterinary Consultant submit his proposals to formulate fresh guidelines on the protection of pets in the country. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 04:06:17 GMT)

Show Us Your Pet: February 18, 2009
Send us pictures of your pet. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 05:10:09 GMT)

pet buzz
• Yawning is contagious among people, and now researchers from Birkbeck's School of Psychology at the University of London have shown for the first time what pet lovers have known all along — that dogs can also catch our yawns. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 05:11:24 GMT)

Thieves steal animal shelter's pet food supply
Wanda Bittner finds homes for pets and supplies low-income pet owners with pet food. Hundreds of pounds stolen (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 06:18:07 GMT)

Abandoned fox cub makes herself at home with pet shop owner
A fox who was taken in by a pet shop owner when she was 10 days old has been so domesticated she now sleeps on a sofa and goes for walks on a lead. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 07:19:36 GMT)

Opponents assail Ukiah's pet 'guardian' language
A seemingly harmless proposal to change the term “pet owner” to “pet owner/guardian” in Ukiah’s Animal Control ordinance has raised howls of opposition and divided animal advocates. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 07:42:28 GMT)

Sammy's Pet for Adoption
Sammy's Pet for Adoption (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 10:41:33 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys Brit bother
The Pet Shop Boys are apparently struggling to find the 50 oriental male dancers they want to perform live with them at the Brit Awards. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 12:35:16 GMT)

Some Pet Owners Cancel Checkups To Save Cash
The economy isn't just affecting people. Pets are also feeling the impact. Veterinarians across the country have said more pet owners are skipping checkups to avoid the cost. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 13:24:35 GMT)

Nashville Humane Association seeks pet food donations
The Nashville Humane Association is looking for donations to support its ongoing pet food bank that benefits struggling families. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 14:32:04 GMT)

A little snake charming saves a pet at Gerber's
Doug Youngdale of Gerber Auto Electric has been known to provide a little extra service for his customers; giving them a ride to work, thawing out doors frozen over with ice, and even handing out a key to the loaner car - just in case. But saving a pet snake is a first even for this business. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 16:39:34 GMT)

'He ripped her face off': 911 tape captures moment owner of celebrity chimp begged police to shoot her rampaging pet
'He ripped her face off': 911 tape captures moment owner of celebrity chimp begged police to shoot her rampaging pet (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 17:01:22 GMT)

They Are The Pet Shop Boys
Tonight the Pet Shop Boys will scoop the much deserved Outstanding Contribution to British Music award at The Brits with an amazing 39 top 40 singles under their belt. Although both originally Northern, London has played a big part in their career, from meeting in Chelsea and almost calling themselves 'West End' because they loved the district so. We've spent ages today watching Pet Shop Boy ... (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 17:27:20 GMT)

Pet of the Week: 'Sammy'
Small Adult Male West Highland Terrier Pet ID: 25960 Sammy is a wonderful west highland terrier mix. Sammy came to the shelter with a huge mass over his eye. He was found left tied to a fence, no owner to be found. The tumor was removed and now he is in top shape and looking for a forever home! He is fine with most other dogs, could certainly live with cats and should live in a home with adults ... (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 21:03:13 GMT)

Poodle snatched from Arlington Hts. pet store
A man and a woman with children in tow distracted the manager of an Arlington Heights pet store and stole a poodle puppy valued at nearly $900, police said this afternoon. A surveillance camera captured the man as he grabbed the 9-week-old toy poodle from its cage Tuesday night and hid it under his sweat shirt before leaving Happiness Is Pets, 15 W. Golf Rd., police said. The man was carrying an ... (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 22:29:39 GMT)

Poodle stolen from Arlington Heights pet store
A couple and their three children distracted employees before stealing a poodle from an Arlington Heights pet store on Tuesday, according to Arlington Heights police. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 23:41:48 GMT)

Pet food maker seeing better days
Mississauga-based Menu Foods is slowly recovering from a pet food recall two years ago that virtually crippled the business. The pet food maker said it lost $3.3 million in the fourth quarter of 2008, a much better figure than the fourth quarter of 2007, when it lost $23.9 million. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 23:59:37 GMT)

Respect and celebrate your pet during its golden years
A pet's life is never long enough for those of us who love him or her. However, barring disease or trauma, today a pet can live at least an average of 10-12 quality years due to advances in nutrition and medical care. (Wed, 18 Feb 2009 23:59:55 GMT)

Pet Guardian Angel Owner Asks Director To Leave Property
The property owners of Pet Guardian Angel want the director out, but she says she won't leave without the animals. Monica Balderrama Reports: Pet Guardian Angel Director Asked To Get Out (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 01:12:46 GMT)

Chris is The Pet Snot Boy
PET Shop Boys star Chris Lowe nearly didn’t make it after getting a bad cold (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 02:13:36 GMT)

Owner denies giving drugs to pet chimp
STAMFORD -- Sandra Herold, owner of the 200-pound chimp that mauled her friend Monday in the driveway of her North Stamford home, stopped giving interviews Wednesday after she made what appears to be conflicting statements about whether she gave her pet Xanax just before the attack. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 04:11:24 GMT)

Autistic Boy Distraught After Pet Yorkie Is Stolen
Who would still an autistic boy's beloved pet? Jeffrey, a 17-month-old Yorkshire Terrier, is the special companion of 14-year-old Bo Jones, who was diagnosed with a special form of autism. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 05:15:02 GMT)

Oscar hopeful Rourke mourns beloved pet chihuahua
Oscar hopeful Mickey Rourke announces that his pet chihuahua of 17 years, Loki, has died. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 09:57:47 GMT)

Pet Shop tour
Pet Shop Boys are to play a pair of live dates to support their new album, "Yes", they have announced. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 12:00:00 GMT)

Mickey Rourke - Mickey Rourke Confirms Sad Death Of Oldest Pet
Oscar nominee Mickey Rourke has confirmed the death of his beloved pet Chihuahua.Loki, who frequently accompanied the actor at red carpet events and award ... (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 12:07:23 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys - Pet Shop Boy Lowe Battled Cold At Brits
PET SHOP BOYS star CHRIS LOWE nearly didn't make it to Wednesday (18Feb09) night's Brit Awards - after he was knocked down with a bout of flu. Lowe, along with bandmate ... (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 12:39:46 GMT)

Rourke mourns pet chihuahua
Hollywood star Mickey Rourke is in mourning after his beloved pet chihuahua died. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 13:39:31 GMT)

Council OKs pet memorial concept
A yet-to-be designed pet memorial that will be, according to its proponents, both "aesthetically pleasing and joyfully commemorative," got an official blessing from the Sonoma City Council Wednesday night which approved selection of two possible sites - one in Depot Park and one along the bike path just north of Depot Park. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 18:11:00 GMT)

Pet of the Week
This weeks Pet of the Week is a female Terrier Mix named “Harley.” This little girl was found wandering at one of the local schools during winter break with a buddy. She is approximately 1-2 years old and very sweet. How about a second chance for her at a home like yours? (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 19:17:10 GMT)

An unsuitable pet
The attack on a woman by a 14-year-old pet chimpanzee in Connecticut is a tragedy, and yet another reminder of why exotic animals aren't meant to be household companions. (Thu, 19 Feb 2009 19:40:41 GMT)

Michiana pet rescue organization shares name with controversial farm
The controversy surrounding New Hope Horse Farm has made it an uncomfortable week for another Michiana organization with the same name. Syracuse's New Hope Pet Rescue might share a name with the aforementioned (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:20:26 GMT)

Ukiah drops pet "owner" to "guardian" plan
Pet owners will still be pet owners in Ukiah after the City Council dropped a proposal to change the term to "pet guardian" in its animal control ordinance. Read comments (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 01:16:44 GMT)

Ukiah drops pet "owner" to "guardian" plan
Associated Press - February 19, 2009 8:04 PM ET UKIAH, Calif. (AP) - Pet owners will still be pet owners in Ukiah after the City Council dropped a proposal to change the term to "pet guardian"... (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 01:17:56 GMT)

Two men charged with killing pet ducks
Two Selwyn men charged with killing pet ducks were remanded at Christchurch District Court today. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 03:32:19 GMT)

Ukiah drops pet "owner" to "guardian" plan
Pet owners will still be pet owners in Ukiah after the City Council dropped a proposal to change the term to "pet guardian" in its animal control ordinance. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 03:38:55 GMT)

Rourke mourns beloved pet pooch's death
London, Feb 19 : Actor Mickey Rourke is mourning the death of his beloved pet, 18-year-old Chihauhau, Loki, who died this week. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 04:41:13 GMT)

my-pet-world
bc-my-pet-world 00/00 TMS Retransmission MY PET WORLD For release 02/19/2009 (ATTENTION EDITORS: This column ends with the words, "...www.petsandparasites.org." If the column you see below concludes any other way, you have received an incomplete version. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 05:10:49 GMT)

my-pet-world
bc-my-pet-world 00/00 TMS Retransmission MY PET WORLD For release 02/18/2009 (ATTENTION EDITORS: This column ends with the words, "...Obama would be appalled." If the column you see below concludes any other way, you have received an incomplete version. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 05:10:59 GMT)

Woman on the run after allowing pack of 60 pet dogs to terrorise neighbours
The owner of a multimillion pound house is on the run from police after allowing her pack of 60 "pet" dogs to attack and terrorise her neighbours. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 07:21:38 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys announce tour
Electronic duo Pet Shop Boys will play arena shows in London and Manchester in June. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 08:00:00 GMT)

Pet dog was a wolf
A Chinese man was shocked to discover that the pet dog he had raised from a pup was actually a wolf. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 11:03:48 GMT)

Pet of the Week: ‘Miss Town Hall’
A 3-year-old Shih-tzu, Katie, is this week's Pet of the Week. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 11:50:31 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys to compose ballet
The Pet Shop Boys are working on a ballet featuring "electronics and strings" to be staged at Sadler's Wells in London. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 13:27:37 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys to compose ballet
The Pet Shop Boys are working on a ballet featuring "electronics and strings" to be staged at Sadler's Wells in London, Neil Tennant reveals. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 13:29:51 GMT)

Ukiah drops pet "owner" to "guardian" plan
Pet owners will still be pet owners in Ukiah after the City Council dropped a proposal to change the term to "pet guardian" in its animal control ordinance. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 15:03:44 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys composing a ballet
The Pet Shop Boys are writing the music for a full-length story ballet to be staged at Sadler's Wells, the famous London centre for dance, according to the BBC. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 16:18:29 GMT)

Pet Shop Ballet
Pet Shop Boys are working on a ballet which will be unveiled in London in 2011, the pop act have revealed. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 17:59:00 GMT)

Pet adoptions planned this weekend (11:06 a.m.)
Pet adoptions planned this weekend (11:06 a.m.) (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 18:21:40 GMT)

My Pet Shop Hands-On [DS]
Finally, we can fulfill our dreams of having a pet penguin. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 19:04:51 GMT)

Keeping a toothy grin for pet owners
Dog breath can cause bigger problems than a disinterest in animal smooches for pet owners, experts say. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 19:43:40 GMT)

The Taft Westside Humane Society and Shelter On the Hill in Lebec Share Ideas on Pet Care
The Taft Westside Humane Society and Shelter On the Hill in Lebec are sharing ideas on Pet Care information in an effort to better the community we share with our pets. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 21:32:24 GMT)

First on 6: Follow-Up: Pet Mask Donations
Wednesday we showed you how the Petersburg Fire Department used their newly donated pet oxygen masks to save a little dog named "Dolly" rescued from a house fire. We also told you several area fire departments do not have the same equipment. (Fri, 20 Feb 2009 23:48:26 GMT)

Peanut product recalls expanded to pet foods
KUSA - The peanut butter salmonella contamination has expanded to include pet products after American Health Kennels Inc. announced certain dog treats are being recalled. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 00:01:32 GMT)

Teen who killed pet rabbit with club pleads guilty to reduced charges
An Ann Arbor teen who clubbed his girlfriend's pet rabbit to death during an argument has pleaded guilty to reduced charges, court records show. Andre Duane Watley, 17, pleaded guilty to misdemeanor animal cruelty and telephone tampering charges this week... (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 02:18:30 GMT)

Pet care top priority for new area business
When Charmaine and Kevin Velik lived abroad, they had a dog in tow but no one to turn to when they needed a pet sitter. The Veliks lucked out when they found a college student to take care of their labrador, but they also discovered how handy a pet-watching service might be — if it existed. “Kenneling isn’t for everyone,” said Charmaine, who launched a Fetch! Pet Care franchise in ... (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 03:29:08 GMT)

Pet-travel seminar hosted by Toyota
PASADENA - Toyota is hosting a pet-travel seminar from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at Vina Vieja Park's Alice Frost Kennedy Off-Leash Dog Area, 3026 E. Orange Grove Blvd. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 06:43:17 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys to compose ballet based on Hans Christian Andersen story
London, Feb 21: The Pet Shop Boys are working on a ballet based on a Hans Christian Andersen story, Neil Tennant has revealed. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 09:08:30 GMT)

Car safety gives pet owners pause
Many people treat their pets as full-fledged members of the family – they give them the best food and the best care. But while they buckle up their children for even the shortest car trip, thousands of pet owners take a big gamble by letting Buddy ride unsecured. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 09:44:22 GMT)

Pet Talk: Some asking if piercing, tattooing pets is humane
This is the time of year when we find out which pet has won the Rover Awards -- the canine and feline version of the Oscars. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 09:49:07 GMT)

Pet dog was a wolf
A Chinese man was shocked to discover that the pet dog he had raised from a pup was actually a wolf. Mr Li, of Xi?an, said he found the shivering puppy in the mountains on an excursion last year and brought it home. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 09:57:01 GMT)

Store offerings popular with pet owners
People head to Pet Expressions to buy gifts and collectibles that show their love for pets. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 10:12:00 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 11:50:44 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys - Pet Shop Boys Compose Ballet
The PET SHOP BOYS are heading in a new musical direction - they are composing a stage ballet. The British duo - comprising Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe - want to pen a ... (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 14:53:41 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys composing music for London ballet
British pop duo the Pet Shop Boys are writing original music for a new ballet that could open in London in 2011, the band's singer told the BBC on Saturday. (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 19:27:09 GMT)

Pet Expo Fun at the Convention Center
Who says dogs have to keep all four paws planted firmly on the ground? Some pooches are showing off true talent today at the Twin Cities Pet Expo. Todd Walker checked it out at the Minneapolis Convention.   (Sat, 21 Feb 2009 21:54:22 GMT)

Police chief: No pet collars in dead cougar
ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) - Police were wrong about the pet collars. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 00:39:06 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 02:58:22 GMT)

Pet of the Week for February 22, 2009
Leela is an 8-month-old, female shorthair who’s very affectionate. She tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDS, is spayed and had a rabies shot. She’s available for adoption from Pet Solutions, Mercer. Call 724-662-4485. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 03:45:46 GMT)

Pet Briefs
With the downturn in the economy, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals recently responded to media reports about pets being left behind in foreclosed homes and abandoned in shelters. The ASPCA wants to remind pet parents that they have options when faced with these heartbreaking decisions. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 05:08:12 GMT)

Trim-A-Tom Day slated at The Pet Place
The Humane Society Board of Directors is excited to announce another "Trim-A-Tom" Day at their facility, The Pet Place, with the volunteer assistance of Dr. Shauna Rankin, DVM of Marshall Animal Hospital. The first 50 male cats signed up for the project will be neutered at a cost per cat of $5 on Saturday, March 21. Dr. Rankin has neutered nearly 250 cats at previous "Trim-A-Tom" events, which ... (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 05:55:22 GMT)

Police chief: No pet collars inside dead cougar
The Ashland police chief says he was misinformed when he was told that two pet collars were found in the stomach of a cougar killed by police. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 06:09:07 GMT)

On the run at Pet Expo
The time wsa right for pet owners to let their best friends strut their stuff at the Henrico Humane Society’s Pet Expo. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 06:29:17 GMT)

Pet shop boys compose ballet
The Pet Shop Boys are heading in a new musical direction - they are composing a stage ballet. The duo - comprising Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe - want to pen a ballet score featuring "electronics and strings". (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 09:40:18 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 11:14:38 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys compose ballet
The Pet Shop Boys are heading in a new musical direction - they are composing a stage ballet. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 11:25:57 GMT)

Raw pet food business goes local
CANDLER – After dozens of dogs and cats died and thousands more became ill from tainted pet food a couple of years ago, many people started paying more attention to what they feed their pets. (Sun, 22 Feb 2009 19:25:53 GMT)

50 pet sterilizations will be free Tuesday
EL PASO -- The city of El Paso Animal Services and the Humane Society will provide 50 free pet sterilization surgeries Tuesday as part of Spay Day U. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 07:18:30 GMT)

Pet cemetery pitched for old landfill
Part of the closed Gray Road landfill, the best use of which has been debated for years, could become a place to bury animals. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 10:39:11 GMT)

Vyolet, pet of the week
Pet of the week (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 11:10:36 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 11:29:19 GMT)

Police officers capture giant pet
Two police officers and several passers-by pursue a rabbit down a city road in the early hours. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 12:21:14 GMT)

Help your pet brush up on regular oral hygiene
Daily tooth brushing is essential to a pet's health. It's easy, quick, and can be fun, said Peter Falk of Ocean County Veterinary Hospital in Lakewood and Toms River. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 12:53:50 GMT)

Kitten found dead outside pet store
A five-week-old kitten found dead on Saturday morning inside a cardboard box that had been left outside an Erindale area pet store suffered a brutal death. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 18:48:23 GMT)

Family near Wausau gets $100,000 after pet dog Winston wins contest hosted by Milk-Bone
WAUSAU A Wausau area family is $100,000 richer thanks to their pet dog Winston and a contest hosted by Milk-Bone. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 18:52:50 GMT)

Pet Insurance: Worth the money or a waste?
Most of us wouldn't dream of going without insurance for ourselves, but what about our pets? Do they need pet insurance or are you wasting your cash? (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 19:12:14 GMT)

Arizona pet insurance: Worth the money or a waste?
Most of us wouldn't dream of going without insurance for ourselves, but what about our pets? Do they need pet insurance or are you wasting your cash? Doctor Mark Weaver with Squaw Peak Animal Hospital said it's a big decision, especially considering many people's financial situation. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 19:26:41 GMT)

Police chief: No pet collars found in dead cougar
ASHLAND (AP) — Police were wrong about the pet collars. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 19:37:23 GMT)

The TownePlace Suites Thousand Oaks Becomes the Newest Ventura Pet Friendly Hotel
Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) February 23, 2009 -- The TownePlace Suites Thousand Oaks welcomes the entire family to the newest extended-stay Ventura pet friendly hotel. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 20:05:00 GMT)

Pet collars in cougar’s stomach? Oops! Not quite
Police were wrong about the pet collars. Ashland police Chief Terry Holderness says he was misinformed when he was told that two pet collars were found in the stomach of a cougar killed by police. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 20:18:50 GMT)

Do you have questions about your pet? Ask the Vet!
It’s a holiday for most. Not so for Doctor John Bentley. This week he’s here and he’s answering all of your pet questions in our Ask the Vet segment (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 20:41:10 GMT)

Live Tonight: Pet Ghost Project, Jimmy Eat World, She Keeps Bees
Pet Ghost Project is great. In one listen, my mind made connections to the Beach Boys, Fugazi and Pavement. Karen Rockower and Sean! open. Cake Shop, 152 Ludlow St. (betw. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 21:15:07 GMT)

Teen Promotes Pet Therapy Benefits
A Platte City teenager who recovered from an accident with the help of pet therapy is now trying to spread the word about its benefits. (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 22:43:54 GMT)

Buying high price pet food may not be necessary
Paying more is not always better, especially when it comes to buying pet food. You may not need to spend a lot to still give your pet their nutritional needs. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 01:40:19 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys working on ballet
Synth-pop veterans Pet Shop Boys are working on a ballet which will debut in London in 2011. "It's quite a big project. There's a lot of music to write but we've written half an hour of it and we've done a bit of a workshop with them," frontman Neil Tennant said. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 01:57:34 GMT)

Posh pet store in Bel Air faces default judgment
A Los Angeles judge says the owners of a Bel Air pet store that catered to celebrities could face a default judgment in a lawsuit alleging they sold sick "puppy mill" animals to about 800 people. Read comments (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:01:46 GMT)

WSU fraternity forced to give up pet gator
PULLMAN, Wash. -A group of WSU fraternity brothers had to give up their pet alligator after Pullman Police told them it was against the law to keep a gator as a pet. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:09:59 GMT)

Posh pet store in Bel Air faces default judgment
Associated Press - February 23, 2009 9:04 PM ET LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles judge says the owners of a Bel Air pet store that catered to celebrities could face a default judgment in a... (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:15:09 GMT)

Posh Pet Store In Bel-Air Faces Default Judgment
A Los Angeles judge says the owners of a Bel Air pet store that catered to celebrities could face a default judgment in a lawsuit alleging they sold sick "puppy mill" animals to about 800 people. The judge told the plaintiff's attorney Monday to document his clients' damages so he can prepare a ruling, possibly before the next hearing April 21. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:17:08 GMT)

Pet Store in Faces Default Judgement
A Los Angeles judge says the owners of a Bel Air pet store that catered to celebrities could face a default judgment in a lawsuit alleging they sold sick "puppy mill" animals to about 800 people. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:20:51 GMT)

Posh pet store in Bel Air faces default judgment
A Los Angeles judge says the owners of a Bel Air pet store that catered to celebrities could face a default judgment in a lawsuit alleging they sold sick "puppy... (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 02:38:55 GMT)

Police chief: No pet collars found in dead cougar
ASHLAND (AP) — Police were wrong about the pet collars. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 06:52:42 GMT)

Sammy's Pet for Adoption Feb. 24, 2009
Sammy's Pet for Adoption Feb. 24, 2009 (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 10:26:26 GMT)

Get your pet to the vet
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) The economy has gone to the dogs. Veterinarians say over the past six months pet owners have scaled back on visits. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 11:15:36 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 12:57:00 GMT)

Mid-State foundation helps pay pet medical bills
The Brown Dog Foundation helps families that are struggling financially, pay their pet's medical bills. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 14:14:46 GMT)

Posh Pet Store in Bel Air Faces Default Judgment
Posh pet store in Bel Air could face a ruling for allegedly selling sick animals from puppy mills. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 14:20:57 GMT)

Pet owners urged to action on Spay Day
The Springfield-Greene County Animal Control Program encourages pet owners to have their pets spayed or neutered on Tuesday, Spay Day USA. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 15:42:59 GMT)

Cost goes sky high to fly with your pet
BC-CNS-PETSFLY:FL -- travel, lifestyle (800 words) Cost goes sky high to fly with your pet By Jaclyn Giovis Sun Sentinel (MCT) Flying with Fido or Fluffy may not be worth the trouble and expense anymore. Spirit Airlines recently raised its fee for carrying pets to $100 each way, from $85 previously. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 17:41:09 GMT)

CSU vet: Cut pet expenses, but not quality pet food
Cash-strapped families should not cut back on sensible pet care, because a sick dog or cat will cost more in the long run, according to a top Colorado State University veterinarian. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 17:53:48 GMT)

House Passes Bill Barring Interstate Transport of Pet Primates
The House passed legislation Tuesday that would prohibit the interstate shipment of pet monkeys and other primates, over Republican complaints that the bill is a waste of time. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 19:14:22 GMT)

House Passes Bill Barring Interstate Transport of Pet Primates
The House passed legislation Tuesday that would prohibit the interstate shipment of pet monkeys and other primates, over Republican complaints that the bill is a waste of time. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 19:14:25 GMT)

TV Personalities Promote Pet Spaying
Two television personalities are helping a state senator promote responsible pet ownership. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 20:01:14 GMT)

Man Admits To Kicking Pet Cat
A Zion man could face up to three years in prison after admitting to kicking his pet cat so severely that it had to be euthanized. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 20:04:13 GMT)

Arizona pet insurance: Worth the money or a waste?
Most of us wouldn't dream of going without insurance for ourselves, but what about our pets? Do they need pet insurance or are you wasting your cash? Doctor Mark Weaver with Squaw Peak Animal Hospital said it's a big decision, especially considering many people's financial situation. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 20:26:56 GMT)

WSU fraternity forced to give up pet gator
PULLMAN, Wash. -A group of WSU fraternity brothers had to give up their pet alligator after Pullman Police told them it was against the law to keep a gator as a pet. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 21:31:23 GMT)

Pet adoption center closing because of economy
IRON STATION, N.C. -- The economy has claimed a no-kill pet center that saved thousands of animals from being euthanized. Now, the center's owners fear that more animals will be put down because there are fewer places to house them. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 21:57:36 GMT)

Mayor backs his pet event
NO, mayor Paul Toole hasn’t gone to the dogs. In fact, he’s gone to the cats, dogs and birds ... even yabbies. Hamming it up to promote the Eglinton Gymkhana and Country Fair Pet Show, Cr Toole was swamped by a variety of pets during a promotion for the big event. (Tue, 24 Feb 2009 21:59:57 GMT)

Vet Has Tips On Saving Money As A Pet Owner
Times are tough for pet owners trying to beat the recession, but CBS4's Mike Hooker found ways to care for pets and stay on budget. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 00:08:01 GMT)

Michael Clarke Duncan - Clarke Duncans Pet Tragedy
Actor MICHAEL CLARKE DUNCAN is mourning the loss of his pet chinchilla after it was brutally mauled by his rottweiler. The Green Mile star is a big animal lover and owns ... (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 02:07:50 GMT)

Branson eliminates pet licenses
The Branson Board of Aldermen approved final passage of an amendment that eliminates pet dog and cat licenses in the city. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 02:42:59 GMT)

Pet of the Week
To adopt a pet Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida is a nonprofit organization dedicated to placing purebred Labrador Retrievers in loving, permanent homes. If you are interested in meeting or adopting one of our Labs contact Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida by visiting www.labradorrescue.net/index.html or call (866) 464-LABS. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 05:01:46 GMT)

House OKs curb on pet apes
Eight days after a 200-pound chimp savagely mauled a Connecticut woman, Washington lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday making it harder for people to buy pet apes. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 06:30:53 GMT)

Republicans to blast spending -- after pushing pet projects
WASHINGTON – Republicans are expected to deliver a daylong rant today against Democratic spending legislation, yet the bill is loaded with thousands of pet projects that Republican lawmakers themselves inserted. Rep. Ralph Hall, R-Texas, included $142,500 for emergency repairs to the Sam Rayburn Library and Museum in Austin, Texas. Sen. John Ensign, R-Nev., joined state colleagues to include ... (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 08:18:19 GMT)

Seattle Animal Shelter offering free pet spaying to some
The Seattle Animal Shelter is offering low-income, elderly, disabled and homeless owners of pets free spay and neuter certificates through the weekend, until 5 p.m. Monday at the Seattle Animal Shelter. Pet owners would then have to make an appointment for a pet to be seen. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 08:20:56 GMT)

Pet owners, have stories to tell?
Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 3:15 a.m. Last Modified: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 8:13 p.m. If you are a teacher and have a pet as a companion, we'd love to hear your story. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 08:28:35 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 11:47:06 GMT)

Agawam schedules 2 hearings on request to open animal hospital at Dave's Soda & Pet City
AGAWAM - The city has certified a petition from 10 residents to put before the City Council a request by Dave's Soda & Pet City to open an animal hospital at its Springfield Street store. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 13:14:39 GMT)

Wet Pet, Dry Pet, Your Pet, My Pet
Wet Pet, Dry Pet, Your Pet, My Pet Dr Seuss Nursery Books Collection. It is based on One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish by Dr Seuss. Silly Dr Seuss rhymes help kids learn opposites. List of Dr Seuss Books. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 14:34:10 GMT)

'Hoodies' steal family pet
A GANG of "hoodies" are being sought by police after stealing a pet chicken from a Barnstaple home. The Maran bantam was stolen when a shed in Pilton was broken into by a group of youths. Eggs were also taken. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 15:39:03 GMT)

Maryland lawmakers eyeing pet trusts
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Maryland could soon have a law that would allow pet owners to create financial trusts to be used to care for their pets, a state official says. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 16:30:29 GMT)

Every Pet Is a Star
Treat your dog or cat like the celebrity it is at Red Dog House's "Pet Portrait Day." (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 18:47:48 GMT)

Owner: DEC to kill pet fish considered illegal
The owner of a 28-inch snakehead fish, considered dangerous by the DEC, says his pet fish "Rocky" will be killed Thursday. His owner had been fighting to keep the family... (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 19:34:20 GMT)

Kim Kardashian Apologizes for Posting Pet Chimp Pictures
Kim Kardashian has issued an apology for posting pictures of her family with their pet chimp Suzy the same week that a Connecticut woman was brutally mauled by a Chimpanzee. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 20:01:04 GMT)

Focus on the pet abusers
A FEW weeks ago, in a letter on pet abuse, a reader suggested that rules should be introduced to limit the number of pets a household should be allowed to keep. (Wed, 25 Feb 2009 23:35:46 GMT)

Chimp owner warned pet was a 'ticking time bomb'
The founder of a primate rescue sanctuary said on Wednesday that she warned a Connecticut woman years ago that her pet chimpanzee was a "ticking time bomb". (Thu, 26 Feb 2009 00:03:26 GMT)

Senator Florez Wants State to Control Pet Population
The Senate Majority Leader introduced the Pet Responsibility Act, which if passed, would require that your pets to be spayed or neutered. (Thu, 26 Feb 2009 00:25:01 GMT)

House approves $410 billion spending bill full of pet projects
WASHINGTON — The House on Wednesday passed a $410 billion omnibus spending bill packed with pet projects requested by Democrats and Republicans alike. (Thu, 26 Feb 2009 02:26:12 GMT)

House tightens fed controls over pet primate trade
BC-Congress-Primates, 1st Ld-Writethru House tightens fed controls over pet primate trade Eds: Updates throughout with details. By JIM ABRAMS Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- Eight days after a 200-pound chimpanzee critically mauled a woman in Connecticut, the House moved Tuesday to ban the transport of monkeys and apes across state lines for the purpose of selling them as pets. (Thu, 26 Feb 2009 03:42:00 GMT)

Cypress Lost Pet Alert: pet finding made easy
Cypress Lost Pet Alert is all about helping people recover their lost pets quicker and easier. (Thu, 26 Feb 2009 04:12:11 GMT)

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