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Pet tricks, adoption
A Pekingese that paints and a soccer-playing border collie will perform as part of Spring Pet Days at the Orange County Market Place at the OC Fair & Event Center today. (Sun, 17 May 2009 11:29:03 GMT)

Animals the stars of Barnegat Pet Day
Animals of all kinds made appearances at the annual Barnegat Pet Day festival, dogs were still in the majority. There were dogs for adoption as well as doggie contests, including square dancing and best tricks — things no self-respecting cat would be caught doing. (Sun, 17 May 2009 11:41:46 GMT)

AKC Companion Animal Recovery Celebrates Its Four Millionth Pet Enrollment; Honors "Peaches" w. First-of-Kind Technology
Triangle - AKC Companion Animal Recovery (AKC CAR), the nation's largest and only non-profit pet recovery service, announced that "Peaches," a 5-month-old German Shepherd Dog from West Hartford, Connecticut , owned by Tom and Anne Decker , became its four millionth enrollee when his microchip identification number was added to its database. (Sun, 17 May 2009 13:50:28 GMT)

Pet dies in Henrico house fire
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A pet cat died Saturday in a house fire in the 8900 block of Telegraph Road. Firefighters were called around 4:45 p.m. and had the fire under control within a half hour. (Sun, 17 May 2009 15:15:56 GMT)

Woman Sues Over Pet Squirrel Monkey's Grave
A woman on Florida's Atlantic coast has sued the owner of a pet cemetery over her pet squirrel monkey's grave. (Sun, 17 May 2009 16:36:12 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Sun, 17 May 2009 18:59:15 GMT)

WestConn student held in pet shop break-in
DANBURY -- Roxana Rosado had one thought when she arrived for work at the Puppies & Kittens pet shop Sunday morning, saw the doors were open and police were in the parking lot."What happened to my dogs?" she said.Inside the Lake Avenue Extension pet store where Rosado has worked for the past two years, confusion reigned. (Sun, 17 May 2009 23:08:01 GMT)

Your Family Pet: Meet Pico, Josh and Don Vito
This week, your family pet has a connection to the biggest news story of the week: the Jesusita Fire. (Mon, 18 May 2009 02:13:04 GMT)

Pets dressed to the nines to fight pet homelessness
Austin Pets Alive hosted its first ever "Trailer Park Pet Prom" Sunday afternoon. Dozens of dogs were looking their best in beautiful dresses and sharp tuxedos. The event even included the crowning of a prom king and queen. (Mon, 18 May 2009 02:35:40 GMT)

Pet Care Expo brings fun, education
The 2009 Ashtabula County Animal Protective League Pet Care Expo will be a day of fun and education, organizer Gitta Racinskas said, as pooches walk the runway and animal communicator Doris Straka gives humans a peek into the minds of their pets. (Mon, 18 May 2009 03:22:08 GMT)

Pet of the Year nominees wanted
The North Dakota Veterinary Medical Association is seeking nominations for its 10th annual Pet of the Year award to honor animals that exemplify the strength and value of the human-animal bond. (Mon, 18 May 2009 05:34:12 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Mon, 18 May 2009 05:53:39 GMT)

Animals have their day at Pet Walk in Skaneateles
SKANEATELES - A year ago, Marla and Marty Connelly, of Auburn, were among the hundreds of people that attended the 12th annual Finger Lakes SPCA Pet Walk. (Mon, 18 May 2009 06:10:48 GMT)

Pet tricks, adoption
A Pekingese that paints and a soccer-playing border collie will perform as part of Spring Pet Days at the Orange County Market Place at the OC Fair & Event Center today. (Mon, 18 May 2009 10:06:29 GMT)

FUN4DOGS ~ PET DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Non competitive classes for pet dogs, Puppy socialisation classes, Certified experienced P.D.T.I. instructor, Private tuition and behavioural training. (Mon, 18 May 2009 11:33:54 GMT)

Pet Ohana
Bingo is a male terrier mix. At 6 years old, he's got a lot of moxie! This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Mon, 18 May 2009 11:47:36 GMT)

AOL Launches Pet Site PawNation.com
NEW YORK----AOL's MediaGlow publishing unit, http://www.mediaglow.com, announced the launch of PawNation.com, http://www.pawnation.com, a new website that lets pet lovers share pet photos and stories, read the latest animal news, find useful tips and information, or just smile at a gallery of puppies in cups, pandas at play and everything in between. (Mon, 18 May 2009 12:00:00 GMT)

Tails of the open road: Consider these pet safety rules
A day trip to the Shore or longer stay offer pets as well as people a chance for fun. But if simple rules for pets' safety aren't followed, vacationing pets can be lost or hurt, and pet owners can face fines and jail time. (Mon, 18 May 2009 12:08:51 GMT)

Pet of the week
Every week we try and find a loving home for our pet of the week. This week, we have Toby... a male domestic shorthair brown and black tabby. Toby is around one and one and a half years old... While he's a little squirmy... Animal control workers say (Mon, 18 May 2009 13:36:24 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Mon, 18 May 2009 14:59:25 GMT)

Pet DRx Corporation Reports 2009 First Quarter Results
BRENTWOOD, Tenn., May 18, 2009 -- Pet DRx Corporation , a provider of veterinary primary care and specialized services to companion animals, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009. (Mon, 18 May 2009 16:11:42 GMT)

Sarge's announces Pet Photo Contest winners
The winners of Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation's third annual Pet Photo Contest have been announced. (Mon, 18 May 2009 17:16:33 GMT)

Southern California Edison Encourages Customers' Responsible Pet Ownership to Help Reduce Dog Bites of Meter Readers
ROSEMEAD, Calif.----This is National Dog Bite Prevention Week, and Southern California Edison is reminding customers to be responsible pet owners and help prevent dog bites of its field based customer service employees such as meter readers. (Mon, 18 May 2009 17:19:00 GMT)

Chattanooga: Pet dog killed in Talley Road home fire
Chattanooga firefighters worked this afternoon to extinguish a smoky blaze that killed a pet dog at a Talley Road home. (Mon, 18 May 2009 18:25:41 GMT)

Quit smoking for your pet
Your smoking could be affecting your pet's health. (Mon, 18 May 2009 21:14:39 GMT)

Cash stolen from Lincoln pet styling business
Police are investigating a burglary at Four Paws pet styling, 5540 South St. No. 204, that took place sometime early Monday morning. Investigators believe someone broke down the door to the business using a ball peen hammer, Lincoln Police Capt. David Beggs said. Another door was also damaged. (Mon, 18 May 2009 22:55:03 GMT)

Temperatures rise inside cars - posing child, pet dangers
DRAPER, Utah (ABC 4 News) - The recent hot days in Utah serve as a warning to parents and pet owners. (Mon, 18 May 2009 23:45:00 GMT)

Pet show success
Ben Hall Shears at Forbes Showground saw a flurry of excitement last Sunday (May 17) when the Forbes Rotaract Club hosted the inaugural Pet Expo. In excess of 350 people passed through the gates, proving pets are a highly valued member of the family. (Tue, 19 May 2009 00:24:06 GMT)

Pet Shelter: Boys Set Family Pets On Fire
Two Kansas City boys allegedly set their family pets on fire using lighter fluid, says a spokeswoman for a local pet adoption center. (Tue, 19 May 2009 02:27:04 GMT)

Prefer your pet to your partner?
BRITAIN may be a nation of animal lovers but would you pick your pet over your family? (Tue, 19 May 2009 03:03:27 GMT)

Make your pet recession proof
The financial crisis has many pet owners wondering: How can I save money on pet supplies and other pet costs? (Tue, 19 May 2009 03:05:28 GMT)

Pet pulled from inferno
A much-loved family pet has been pulled from a burning home just moments away from death. Local hero fireman Neil Higgins kicked in the door of the Patten Street home to gain access to the flames. (Tue, 19 May 2009 03:26:43 GMT)

Pet owners encouraged to collar, license their animals
Cats are known for being roamers and having wills of their own. Nevertheless, in Marshall, their owners must take the cat by the collar and get a license. Pet owners are encouraged to license their pets with the city, said Director of Public Safety Rob Yant. (Tue, 19 May 2009 04:05:25 GMT)

Cash stolen from Lincoln pet styling business
Police are investigating a burglary at Four Paws pet styling, 5540 South St. No. 204, that took place sometime early Monday morning. Investigators believe someone broke down the door to the business using a ball peen hammer, Lincoln Police Capt. David Beggs said. Another door was also damaged. (Tue, 19 May 2009 05:26:33 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Tue, 19 May 2009 06:15:23 GMT)

A Viral Approach To Pet Healthcare
The National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) has launched a You Tube viral video to highlight key pet healthcare messages and raise awareness of its Pet Health Information website www.. Tuesday 19 May 2009 (Tue, 19 May 2009 08:38:25 GMT)

Graham Packaging's teas off with lightweight hot-fill PET bottle
Graham Packaging has introduced a lightweight hot-fill PET bottle for teas, juices and isotonic drinks. Called the Escape, the US company says it represents “a giant step forward in invertible-base technology”. (Tue, 19 May 2009 09:23:32 GMT)

Local Family Launches Pet Magazine
Springfield has a new magazine. And the cover models are small, cute and furry. TAME Pet Magazine is geared towards animal lovers-- who like a wide variety of pets. (Tue, 19 May 2009 11:22:15 GMT)

Pet tricks, adoption
A Pekingese that paints and a soccer-playing border collie will perform as part of Spring Pet Days at the Orange County Market Place at the OC Fair & Event Center today. (Tue, 19 May 2009 11:27:01 GMT)

Pet Ohana
Topaz is an 8-year-old tabby with a heart of gold. This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Tue, 19 May 2009 11:32:10 GMT)

CMAI Launches PET Stream Market Advisory Service
Chemical Market Associates, Inc. announces the launch of the PET Stream Market Advisory Service; adding further depth and breadth to the products CMAI covers across the chemicals sector. (Tue, 19 May 2009 12:00:00 GMT)

FUN4DOGS ~ PET DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Non competitive classes for pet dogs, Puppy socialisation classes, Certified experienced P.D.T.I. instructor, Private tuition and behavioural training. (Tue, 19 May 2009 13:18:55 GMT)

Pet tortoise disappears from backyard
The Oest family of Grandville needs your help in finding their pet tortoise. (Tue, 19 May 2009 13:55:36 GMT)

Top 10 Pet Travel Tips for Memorial Day
free travel with your pet (Tue, 19 May 2009 14:00:00 GMT)

Police department to host pet-microchip event
LINDENHURST – The Lindenhurst Police Department will host a pet vaccination and microchip clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at the Lindenhurst Police Department, 2300 E. Grand Ave., in Lindenhurst. (Tue, 19 May 2009 15:24:48 GMT)

CITY COUNCIL: Pet discussion item pulled from agenda
An agenda item to consider placing discussion of dog restraints and multi-pet permits on the next meeting agenda has been pulled from today's San Angelo City Council meeting. (Tue, 19 May 2009 16:27:52 GMT)

Safe Handling of Dry Pet Foods
The CDC offers the following steps to prevent foodborne illness and protect yourself and family against salmonella infection with dry pet foods, treats and supplements. Like many other types of foods, these products can be susceptible to harmful bacterial contamination. (Tue, 19 May 2009 17:12:46 GMT)

Protect Your Pet: Reserve Now for Upcoming Chip-a-tho
THUNDER BAY, ON - March 30, 2009 – Thunder Bay Animal Services is encouraging all pet owners to protect their pets by participating in the upcoming Chip-a-thon on Saturday, April 4 from 10 am to 4 pm at the City’s Animal Services Centre at 882 Alloy Place. (Tue, 19 May 2009 18:11:41 GMT)

America's Pet Owners Can Receive Free Disaster Preparedness Information
NAPPS ,The National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (www.petsitters.org) announced today the launch of a nationwide campaign to provide valuable information that may save a pet's life in the event of a disaster or emergency. (Tue, 19 May 2009 20:20:00 GMT)

Donations to pet food pantry drop as demand rises
A pantry that helps people make ends meet is running low on donations, even as the demand skyrockets. It's not a pantry for groceries; it’s one for pet food. (Tue, 19 May 2009 21:04:52 GMT)

Pet Walk 2009 to feature ABC news anchor
Sylvia Perez, ABC 7 news anchor, will be the master of ceremonies when the Hinsdale Humane Society hosts Pet Walk 2009 on June 7 at Katherine Legge Memorial Park, 5900 S. County Line Road.   (Tue, 19 May 2009 21:53:38 GMT)

Hollywood family loses chicken fight; magistrate says 7 pet hens have to go
They may be cute but as far as Hollywood is concerned, a chicken is not a pet. (Tue, 19 May 2009 22:55:45 GMT)

Pet Poisoning Predator Strikes Again in Bryan
A Bryan neighborhood under attack from a pet poisoning predator, gets hit again. But this time the routine has changed. (Tue, 19 May 2009 23:21:46 GMT)

Pet crematorium moves people out
About 30 Oak Harbor residents will lose their homes next to a cemetery to make room for the city’s third funeral home and first pet crematorium. M&M Mobile Home Park, located next to Maple Leaf Cemetery, is the latest in a series of trailer parks in the city that have been, or will be, demolished. It comes at a time when city and county officials are concerned about the lack of affordable ... (Tue, 19 May 2009 23:35:35 GMT)

Pet Rescued from Irondequoit House Fire
Firefighters rescued a pet from a house fire on Miller Lane in Irondequoit Tuesday evening. Investigators say the fire started in the back of the house and moved up to the crawl space. It took firefighters about 15 minutes to put out the fire. (Wed, 20 May 2009 03:10:22 GMT)

Pet highway projects flood House
It's as if the outcry over pet projects in big spending bills — commonly known as "earmarks" — never occurred. (Wed, 20 May 2009 08:54:05 GMT)

Hollywood family loses chicken fight: Pet hens have to go
They may be cute, but as far as Hollywood is concerned, a chicken is not a pet. (Wed, 20 May 2009 10:47:47 GMT)

Family ordered to get rid of pet chickens
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 20 (UPI) -- A Hollywood, Fla., magistrate has ordered a family with seven pet chickens to move the birds out of the city by the end of the summer. (Wed, 20 May 2009 15:17:17 GMT)

Adopt-a-Pet benefit, new cake flavor, sushi champ and more
The Humane Society of Greater Miami's Adopt-A-Pet program is the beneficiary of an after-work get-together Wednesday on the 25th floor of the Conrad Hotel, 1395 Brickell Ave., Miami. For a $25 donation, enjoy two drinks and light bites. Reserve by Friday at 305-749-1842; no pets allowed, alas. (Wed, 20 May 2009 15:25:31 GMT)

Struggling Pet Owners Offered Help
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Humane Society says it will hand out free pet food beginning this weekend to families who need it. The organization says beginning Saturday, families can pick up the pet food every Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. EDT at its Louisville main campus. (Wed, 20 May 2009 16:01:41 GMT)

Family pet killed during home invasion
Police say three men fired a shotgun at the front door, killing the family's pet (Wed, 20 May 2009 17:22:26 GMT)

Kittens Stolen From Buffalo Grove Pet Shop
Police and store owners are looking over surveillance video to try to determine who snatched two cats from a Buffalo Grove pet shop Tuesday. (Wed, 20 May 2009 17:42:00 GMT)

Family ordered to get rid of pet chickens
A Hollywood, Fla., magistrate has ordered a family with seven pet chickens to move the birds out of the city by the end of the summer.Magistrate Paul Gifford said in his ruling Tuesday that he personally owned chickens until he was a teen, but current regulations state that owning chickens inside the city limits is a code violation, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported Wednesday.Gifford gave ... (Wed, 20 May 2009 18:07:31 GMT)

Western Pa. city likely to make pet pig exception
Family that has kept a 130-pound potbellied pig as a pet for eight years. (Wed, 20 May 2009 19:56:43 GMT)

Kittens stolen from Buffalo Grove pet store
Two Siamese kittens valued at $900 each were reported stolen Tuesday from their locked cage at a pet store in Buffalo Grove, police said today. An employee of Puppy Palace, 190 N. McHenry Rd., told police she cleaned the cage around 11 a.m. and noticed the white and cream-colored kittens missing about 5 p.m. Police said someone may have bent the cage without damaging the lock to grab the ... (Wed, 20 May 2009 20:20:29 GMT)

Kittens stolen from Buffalo Grove pet store
Two Siamese kittens valued at $900 each were reported stolen Tuesday from their locked cage at a pet store in Buffalo Grove, police said today. (Wed, 20 May 2009 20:59:56 GMT)

State Wants Pet Stores To Explain Pesticide Dangers To Pet Owners
The state's top consumer advocate said pet stores need to do more to educate consumers about the dangers of flea and tick pesticides for pets. (Wed, 20 May 2009 21:43:51 GMT)

Pet names may predict behavior
Pet names may shape the kind of character your dog or cat will develop. (Wed, 20 May 2009 22:03:15 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys: Yes
Pet Shop Boys are undoubtedly an important part of British pop music history. But now with their tenth album out and an outrageously impressive back catalogue of hits already, can these old behemoths of British pop music still deliver the goods? (Wed, 20 May 2009 23:12:06 GMT)

Tasmanian RSPCA looks into pet shootings
THE RSPCA has confirmed it will investigate the shooting of two pet dogs by the West Tamar Council's animal control officer. (Thu, 21 May 2009 01:34:55 GMT)

Paws-Ability adoption day opens new pet possibilities
About 100 people attended the Pet Adoption Day held at Green Up Inc. Garden Center in Shallotte, N.C., on May 9. There were many local vendors and animal rescue groups who gathered under sunny skies to raise awareness and give information about responsible pet ownership. (Thu, 21 May 2009 02:50:12 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Thu, 21 May 2009 07:28:18 GMT)

La Grange Pet Parade will be larger than life
The La Grange Pet Parade will seem larger than life on May 30 with the addition of a 7-foot dinosaur on loan from Brookfield Zoo. The yangchuanosaurus, part of the zoo's "Dinosaurs Alive" exhibit, will be among more than 100 units in the parade from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The zoo also will provide a tram to escort, in style, the 18 pairs of kings and queens. (Thu, 21 May 2009 10:34:32 GMT)

FUN4DOGS ~ PET DOG TRAINING CLASSES
Non competitive classes for pet dogs, Puppy socialisation classes, Certified experienced P.D.T.I. instructor, Private tuition and behavioural training. (Thu, 21 May 2009 11:04:25 GMT)

West Warwick pet shop under scrutiny
A West Warwick pet store is coming under fire, and it all started with a complaint about a puppy purchased. (Thu, 21 May 2009 11:09:06 GMT)

Pet Ohana
Pumpkin is a 4-year-old short-hair male who is full of sweetness and will spice up your life. This pet may already have been adopted, but many other animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Thu, 21 May 2009 11:37:20 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys censored by Chinese officials
The Pet Shop Boys have been forced to censor their latest album by the Chinese government. (Thu, 21 May 2009 12:29:07 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Thu, 21 May 2009 12:36:52 GMT)

Pet Helpers
DESTINY: A 1-year-old female Australian cattle dog who was found wandering Moncks Corner searching for a home. She is deaf and so smart that she can learn sign language with new owners. Google "dog sign language" and then come meet her at Pet Helpers. Very young and ready to be trained. (Thu, 21 May 2009 13:35:11 GMT)

Bass Lake Pet Hospital to receive New Hope business award
Bass Lake Road Pet Hospital, 8119 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, will receive the city's Outstanding Business Award this spring. Located in New Hope since 1988, the pet hospital was selected May 11 by the New Hope City Council. (Thu, 21 May 2009 13:41:11 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys - Pet Shop Boys Censored By Chinese Officials
The PET SHOP BOYS have been forced to censor their latest album by the Chinese government.The duo released Yes, their 10th record, earlier this year (09) - but were made... (Thu, 21 May 2009 14:20:32 GMT)

West Warwick pet shop under scrutiny
A West Warwick pet store is under fire after a customer said the store sold her a sick puppy. Now, the lawyer for the pet shop says, prove it! Call 12 for Action looked into the dispute and uncovered a history of complaints with the store. (Thu, 21 May 2009 15:06:05 GMT)

Pet Walk
SPOONER-- Snow pushed by a bitter wind greeted pet owners Saturday as they gathered to support the Washburn County Area Humane Society at the 13th Annual Pet Walk, titled Steps For Pets this year, at the Washburn County Fairgrounds in Spooner. (Thu, 21 May 2009 15:27:57 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Thu, 21 May 2009 16:40:58 GMT)

Educator uses adaptive technology to aid pet
For many pet lovers, their dog, cat, fish, bird or exotic is a member of the family and their health and well-being is as important as that of a child. (Thu, 21 May 2009 18:03:14 GMT)

Brothers Lose Home, Pet in Fire
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY - Two men are homeless and one pet is dead after a fire in the Poconos. It started at about 12:30 Thursday afternoon at the home on Hamilton Road East in Hamilton Township. (Thu, 21 May 2009 19:26:54 GMT)

Love Bird Stolen From Pet Store
The manager of a local pet store is asking for help in getting back Charlie, a love bird that was stolen from her store earlier this month. (Thu, 21 May 2009 20:28:51 GMT)

Missing Lamb Used For Pet Therapy Found Safe
A month-old lamb used as a therapy pet for a Lexington nursing home that disappeared Thursday morning was found safe late Thursday afternoon. (Thu, 21 May 2009 21:23:37 GMT)

Roommate Attacks Pet Dog With Nail Board, Opens Deep Cut
A Pittsburgh man is accused of slicing his roommate's pet dog's stomach open with an approximate 12-inch cut in Arlington. (Thu, 21 May 2009 22:04:59 GMT)

Popular Pet Food Company Recalls Dry Food
Nutro Products, one of the largest pet food manufacturers in the US, today announced a voluntary recall of nearly all of its dry cat food. (Fri, 22 May 2009 00:14:49 GMT)

my-pet-world
bc-my-pet-world 00/00 TMS Retransmission MY PET WORLD For release 05/20/2009 (ATTENTION EDITORS: Please ensure that the shirttail you are using with this story contains Steve Dale's current e-mail address. An up-to-date shirttail is at the bottom of this column. (Fri, 22 May 2009 00:51:06 GMT)

Barnegat's Pet Day attracts all things small (and ugly)
BARNEGAT — Animals of all kinds made appearances at the annual Barnegat Pet Day festival, dogs were still in the majority. There were dogs for adoption as well as doggie contests, including square dancing and best tricks — things no self-respecting cat would be caught doing. (Fri, 22 May 2009 01:44:02 GMT)

Cheltenham couple to fight pet goat ban
A CHELTENHAM couple have sought legal advice over a council order to remove their pet goat. (Fri, 22 May 2009 01:46:39 GMT)

The Pet Economy: Purring Along Nicely
On May 21, shares of PetSmart ( PETM ) tumbled 9% after the largest U.S. pet retailer reported quarterly results. But don't blame that drop on America's pet owners. (Fri, 22 May 2009 03:37:28 GMT)

Pet tortoise grows up to 40kg
A giant tortoise weighing over 20 kg grazes on the grass, at Jiaji Township, Qionghai City, Hainan Province, May 21, 2009. A local citizen surnamed Huang purchased the African spurred tortoise, or the Geochelone sulcata in Latin, then weighing a quarter kg, and brought it back to breed as a pet 4 years ago. (Fri, 22 May 2009 04:00:49 GMT)

Exception for pet pig?
CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) – A southwestern Pennsylvania city with an ordinance banning farm animals is expected to make an exception for a family that has kept a 130-pound potbellied pig as a pet for eight years. ... (Fri, 22 May 2009 04:18:00 GMT)

Pets pampered at Pet Club Ocean
It’s a dog’s life at Pet Club Ocean, but wow…what a life! Five-star bred dogs are available for sale, complete with quality after sales care developed over 16 years of serving the Okinawa community’s pet needs. (Fri, 22 May 2009 04:46:06 GMT)

Bass Lake Pet Hospital to receive New Hope business award
Bass Lake Road Pet Hospital, 8119 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, will receive the city's Outstanding Business Award this spring. Located in New Hope since 1988, the pet hospital was selected May 11 by the New Hope City Council. (Fri, 22 May 2009 06:43:53 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Fri, 22 May 2009 07:25:48 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Fri, 22 May 2009 07:28:27 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Fri, 22 May 2009 08:51:53 GMT)

Enter your pet for 2010 calendar
The Michigan Humane Society is looking for metropolitan Detroit's most photogenic pets for its 2010 pet calendar. (Fri, 22 May 2009 10:27:00 GMT)

Today's Pet 5-22-2009
AMARILLO -- Adopt Today's Pet at the Amarillo Humane Society, give them a call at 373-1716. (Fri, 22 May 2009 12:48:34 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Fri, 22 May 2009 14:25:48 GMT)

Pet of the Week: Logan
Logan is a King Charles Cavalier who lives with Debbie, Danny, Paige and Kristin in Saugus. Thanks to the new sponsor of the Saugus Advertiser's   'Pet of the Week' feature - Paws for Applause, 312, Essex Street. (Fri, 22 May 2009 14:25:51 GMT)

Pet adoption, car wash are Saturday
LUMBERTON — Robeson County Claws and Paws Rescue will hold a pet adoption from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Blockbuster Video on Fayetteville Road. A car wash will also be held beginning at 9 a.m.... (Fri, 22 May 2009 14:41:33 GMT)

Red Cross offers pet first-aid training
The American Red Cross Hancock County Chapter announced Friday that a new Pet First Aid training course will be offered on Wednesday, May 27. (Fri, 22 May 2009 16:06:32 GMT)

Enter your pet for 2010 calendar
The Michigan Humane Society is looking for metropolitan Detroit's most photogenic pets for its 2010 pet calendar. (Fri, 22 May 2009 16:12:14 GMT)

What To Do When Your Pet Goes Missing
Pet detective Kat Albrecht helps pet owners recover lost pets. (Fri, 22 May 2009 18:38:39 GMT)

Pet safety class a hit with animal lovers
There are plenty of places to go if you're interested in teaching your dog to heel, sit and roll over, but what if man's best friend is sick or injured? What's the best way to move a pet that's been hit by a car or mauled by another animal? (Fri, 22 May 2009 18:52:43 GMT)

Folks fly far and wide to adopt a pet
Tucsonans who want to adopt a pet don't have to go very far. (Fri, 22 May 2009 19:03:33 GMT)

small pet care
i will look after all your small pet for you when you go away. like hamsters guinea pig and rabbits ect TEL:726106 for E-Mail me at craigshales@hotmail.co.uk to get more info. (Fri, 22 May 2009 23:18:54 GMT)

Two-headed snake born at Hayward pet store
A Hayward pet store is showing off a very unusual snake. (Sat, 23 May 2009 00:14:57 GMT)

Carolyn Livengood: Redwood City hosts eighth-annual Pet Parade
Redwood City's eighth-annual Pet Parade & Community Event is coming up on May 30.Children, adults and families can show off their pets of all types and sizes — fur, feathers or scales — and compete for a $100 grand prize. (Sat, 23 May 2009 00:24:03 GMT)

Do you bake pet treats? Enter a contest
Do you like to make tasty treats for your pet? Share a recipe for homemade pet food or treats for a chance to win a copy of "K-9 Nation Biscuit Book, Baking for Your Best Friend," by master baker Dan "Klecko" McGleno. The book contains three dozen recipes -- like the Sausage-y Beagle Biscuit, Tender Tummy Biscuit and Bad Breath Biscuit -- that are sure to get tails wagging. (Sat, 23 May 2009 06:04:21 GMT)

Bass Lake Pet Hospital to receive New Hope business award
Bass Lake Road Pet Hospital, 8119 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, will receive the city's Outstanding Business Award this spring. Located in New Hope since 1988, the pet hospital was selected May 11 by the New Hope City Council. (Sat, 23 May 2009 06:49:43 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
Saturday update For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Sat, 23 May 2009 07:18:39 GMT)

Adopt a pet
• Hal and Hank are well-adjusted, quiet kitties. Hank purrs as soon as you pick him up. Hal is a little shy but loves to sit on your lap. The adoption fee for cats and kittens is $99, which includes sterilization, microchip, vaccines and a trial month of pet insurance for $1. Meet Hank and Hal 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the PetSmart at 3931 W. Costco Drive. For more ... (Sat, 23 May 2009 07:22:15 GMT)

PET PRIVY PRODUCT: Dog waste solution
For the last two years, Curt Fournier of Linden plopped himself into all things dog poop. Fournier, founder of GreenDog LLC, a start-up company in the pet-waste disposal industry, consulted doctors and veterinarians; he perused blogs and online forums, looked at countless studies and even did a few of his own. (Sat, 23 May 2009 07:25:28 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Sat, 23 May 2009 07:25:49 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Sat, 23 May 2009 07:28:18 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Sat, 23 May 2009 09:50:22 GMT)

Aston family looking for help finding pet
ASTON — A township family is sick with worry about their pet cockatiel, missing since May 2 from the Woodbrook area. (Sat, 23 May 2009 09:56:04 GMT)

Pet care organization plans microchip clinic, food drive
The Buffalo Companion Animal Network (CAN) is holding a microchip clinic and pet food drive from 11:30 to 2:30 p. m. Sunday at Faith United Presbyterian Church, 3150 Elmwood Ave., Town of Tonawanda. (Sat, 23 May 2009 11:13:16 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Sat, 23 May 2009 14:55:48 GMT)

Aston family looking for help finding pet
ASTON — A township family is sick with worry about their pet cockatiel, missing since May 2 from the Woodbrook area. (Sat, 23 May 2009 15:26:04 GMT)

Video: Pell City Animal Shelter : Pet Adoptions today at Petsmart in Trussville
Every Saturday volunteers from the Pell City Animal Shelter head to the Petsmart in Trussville to host pet adoptions. (Sat, 23 May 2009 16:00:01 GMT)

The food will go to the Lost Our Home Pet Foundation which rescues pets left behind after home foreclosures. Watch Video
The food will go to the Lost Our Home Pet Foundation which rescues pets left behind after home foreclosures. Watch Video Adoptions are increasing, but the shelters are still taking in up to 200 animals a day. (Sat, 23 May 2009 19:45:33 GMT)

Pet of the Weekend
Check out our Pet of the Weekend, Jinx. (Sun, 24 May 2009 02:09:00 GMT)

Pet Briefs
Just in time for summer vacation, Petside.com, the online destination for pet owners and pet enthusiasts, has released its list of the Top Five Pet-Friendly Hotels, this time focusing on budget hotel chains to help the cost-conscious traveler. (Sun, 24 May 2009 04:05:11 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Sun, 24 May 2009 05:58:54 GMT)

Bass Lake Pet Hospital to receive New Hope business award
Bass Lake Road Pet Hospital, 8119 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, will receive the city's Outstanding Business Award this spring. Located in New Hope since 1988, the pet hospital was selected May 11 by the New Hope City Council. (Sun, 24 May 2009 06:45:09 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
Saturday update For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Sun, 24 May 2009 07:18:39 GMT)

Pet Clinic continues to struggle with economic downturn
For more than 15 years, Calistoga Pet Clinic’s veterinarian, Dr. Steve Franquelin has worked to build arguably the best pet care facility in the Upvalley, but the past two years of economic downturn has got him on the run. (Sun, 24 May 2009 07:28:18 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Sun, 24 May 2009 07:41:03 GMT)

A Picture Perfect Pet; SPCA
Do you think your pet is picture perfect? There's a little over a month left until the SPCA's 2010 Pet Photo Contest. Pet lovers who submit a picture will get a chance to have their pet's mug appear in the SPCA's 2010 Calendar. All entries will also be entered to win a Samsung digital camera. (Sun, 24 May 2009 08:22:22 GMT)

Pet of the Week: Romy
Romy, a 2-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback, is this week’s pet of the week. (Sun, 24 May 2009 08:46:49 GMT)

Pet of the Week
PET OF WEEK: Bruiser is a 6-month-old rambunctious terrier mix. He loves to play outside and has a very outgoing personality. He gets along with other dogs and would be perfect for a family with kids. If you are interested in adopting Bruiser, call the Plainview Humane Society at 806-296-2311, e-mail plvhumanesociety@hotmail.com or visit 500 S.W. Third from 4-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Dog ... (Sun, 24 May 2009 09:31:13 GMT)

Mudgee woman has beloved pet mauled
Sharon Connor was only out for half an hour last Friday, but it was long enough for three dogs to maul and kill her beloved pet cockatoo, Baxter. (Sun, 24 May 2009 11:05:25 GMT)

Things to Know If You're Contemplating a Pet
SUNDAY, May 24 (HealthDay News) -- President Barack Obama and his family took their time selecting their new dog Bo, and that's something everyone should do when considering a new pet, says a University of Maryland School of Medicine expert. (Sun, 24 May 2009 13:03:35 GMT)

HAMILTON: Sunday dog walk to benefit Pet Rescue of Mercer
HAMILTON — The Pet Rescue of Mercer will present its first Proud of My Dog Walk on Sunday at the Veteran’s Park in Hamilton. The event, From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, will cost $10 per dog, with 100 percent of proceeds going to benefit animal welfare efforts. (Sun, 24 May 2009 14:20:27 GMT)

Pet owners will pay up
IN A MOVE to make irresponsible pet owners pay, Mount Isa City Council wants to significantly increase all impoundment fees. (Sun, 24 May 2009 22:25:45 GMT)

Sherwood gears up for pet fair
Sherwood’s first-ever animal pet fair and “fun-raiser” is set to take place on Saturday, May 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sherwood Municipal Complex, 2199 E. Kiehl Ave. (Sun, 24 May 2009 22:40:48 GMT)

Adelaide's Penthouse Pet a favourite
ADELAIDE Penthouse Pet and pole dancer Ashlee Adams is the third most watched person in Australia on social networking site MySpace. (Sun, 24 May 2009 23:45:00 GMT)

Lawmakers back pet food tax increase
AUGUSTA, Maine ? Mainers would see the sales tax on pet food go up from 5 percent to 6 percent under a proposal approved on a 12-1 vote by the Legislature?s Agriculture, Forestry and Conservation Committee. (Mon, 25 May 2009 01:20:59 GMT)

Pet adoption coming in June
WAYNESVILLE — Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation will hold a pet adoption 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 6 at 1659 S. Main St. Available for adoption will be cats and dogs from the Haywood County Animal Shelter and animals now living in foster care. (Mon, 25 May 2009 04:16:56 GMT)

Pet of the Week
Every week we try and find a loving home for our pet of the week. This week we have Zoey... a black lab/shephard cross... who has been at the Animal Impound since the 4th of May. Workers guess she's under two years old... and has really come out of her (Mon, 25 May 2009 04:21:36 GMT)

Portage Youth Commission pet parade is slated for Saturday
PORTAGE | The Portage Youth Commission will host a pet parade Saturday. (Mon, 25 May 2009 05:06:14 GMT)

Bass Lake Pet Hospital to receive New Hope business award
Bass Lake Road Pet Hospital, 8119 Bass Lake Road, New Hope, will receive the city's Outstanding Business Award this spring. Located in New Hope since 1988, the pet hospital was selected May 11 by the New Hope City Council. (Mon, 25 May 2009 06:49:01 GMT)

Police charge 4 in pet store, school thefts
BENNINGTON – Police said four young men between the ages of 14 and 20 took part in burglaries at a local pet store and the campus of Mount Anthony Union High School. ... - Rutland Herald Staff (Mon, 25 May 2009 07:10:38 GMT)

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