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Pet-sharing: ménage à trois, doggie-style
Some pet-lovers are too busy to make a full-time commitment: Enter the pet-sharing arrangement (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 00:29:42 GMT)

Exotic pet company loses appeal
Exotic pet company loses appeal (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 02:33:31 GMT)

Owning a pet should be looked at like running a business
The devotion and companionship provided by a beloved pet is priceless. That said, properly caring for a pet carries a price, a price that people need to be aware of before bringing a new dog, cat or other animal into the home. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 04:56:15 GMT)

Riverton family loses antique car in fire, but pet dogs are saved
The garage and antique car of a family's home was destroyed but firefighters were able to save the family's two pet dogs... (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 08:21:14 GMT)

It's Responsible Pet Owners Month; here's how you can set an example
Responsible Pet Owners Month presents an opportunity to take a fresh look at how we are caring for and treating our pets. Beyond our own home boundaries, February is an occasion to set an example, or pass on to others the essential aspects of being a responsible pet owner. Among them: (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 09:01:17 GMT)

Photos: Look at, send us your pet photos
Show us a proud pet owner, and well show you someone with photos of their animal on their camera, phone, computer br bALSO:/b Check out a hrefhttp://www.greenbaypressgazette.com/raisingchloebRaising Chloe/b/a, a new blog about raising a puppy.brbrbr (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 10:11:11 GMT)

Pet Ohana
Possum is a day dreamer who craves a sunny spot watching the clouds roll by. This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 11:44:41 GMT)

Two free programs offered in Vero Beach on pet treatment, care
VERO BEACH —The Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County is announcing two educational programs free to the public.Feb. 10th, 12-1 p.m., “Caring for your Senior Pet”: Sebastian veterinarian Jeffrey Slade will discuss arthritis, skin allergies, eye and ear problems and other conditions that afflict older animals. He also will be addressing what owners can do and will take questions ... (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 11:53:00 GMT)

Butcher’s Pet Care to promote new look with TV ad
Butcher’s Pet Care is launching an advertising campaign to promote its new look dog-food and re-emphasise its taste credentials. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 11:53:09 GMT)

Dogs Die In Pet Kennel Fire Near Conifer
Nine dogs died in an overnight fire at a pet kennel in rural Jefferson County. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 14:38:34 GMT)

Oakland Pet Adpotion Hosts Cat Clinics
If you have a cat that is not spayed or neutered and you haven’t done it because of financial reasons, the Oakland Pet Adoption Center in conjunction with the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance and the Michigan Humane Society are booking now for our low-cost, low-income Oakland County residents spay/neuter clinics. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 16:03:09 GMT)

Pet-sitting franchise sniffing around E.V.
Pet lovers across the East Valley are helping fuel the growth of national pet care franchisor FETCH! Pet Care as it opens more locations in the region. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 17:40:58 GMT)

Child-Specific Doses For Pediatric PET Patients
Study investigates clear dose guidelines in PET exams on childrenStudies have shown positron emission tomography's (PET) value as a minimally invasive, painless and safe diagnostic tool for many pediatric conditions. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 19:16:06 GMT)

Purrr-sonal finance: Owning a pet should be looked at like running a business
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - The devotion and companionship provided by a beloved pet is priceless. That said, properly... (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 19:41:45 GMT)

North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association Announces February As Pet Dental Health Month
RALEIGH , N.C. – The North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association ( www.ncvma.org ) has announced the designation of February as National Pet Dental Health Month by the American Veterinary Medical Association. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 20:26:00 GMT)

Child-specific doses for pediatric PET patients
Studies have shown positron emission tomography's (PET) value as a minimally invasive, painless and safe diagnostic tool for many pediatric conditions. In a study published in the February issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM), researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) gathered data that may provide clinicians with new ... (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 20:57:50 GMT)

New pet wash to open
Got a dirty dog? Pet washes to help man’s best friends clean up their acts safely and conveniently, complete with specialty shampoos and dryers, are cropping up more and more often. Feb. 5 marks the opening of the newest version — Waggin Tails dogwash. (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 21:00:26 GMT)

Central Garden & Pet to Announce Fiscal First Quarter 2010 Results
Central Garden Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)(NASDAQ:CENTA) will announce results for ... (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 21:11:00 GMT)

Sayreville Pet Adoption Center hosts Valetine's open house
Stop by and kiss a shelter pet at Sayreville Pet Adoption Center’s Valentine’s Open House on Saturday, February 13! (Mon, 01 Feb 2010 21:12:36 GMT)

In an Iffy Economy, North Carolinas Pet Owners and Increasing Number of Homeless Pets Can Now Find Support
Raleigh , North Carolina – In response to the increasing number of abandoned and homeless pets fueled by the Great Recession, the Pet Foster Network ( http://www.petfoster.org ) has announced that it will expand its services. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 01:38:30 GMT)

Teen jailed for killing pet cat
A teenager has been jailed for stealing a pet cat and killing it. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 02:45:59 GMT)

Brunswick commissioners vote to allow pet crematories
By Shelby Sebens Shelby.Sebens@StarNewsOnline To most pet lovers, losing a furry friend is like losing a family member. And figuring out what to do with the remains of a loved one can be stressful. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 02:47:36 GMT)

Group offers pet-care grants
Senior citizens in the Yucaipa area struggling to afford the cost of caring for a pet may be eligible for financial assistance. The Yucaipa Animal Placement Society has received a gift of $10,000 to bankroll grants for senior citizen pet owners. Grants of up to $200 are being distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 05:14:45 GMT)

PET for children: CHOP-Penn researchers study reduction in radiation dosage
Studies have shown positron emission tomography's (PET) value as a minimally invasive, painless and safe diagnostic tool for many pediatric conditions. In a study published in the February issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM), researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) gathered data that may provide clinicians with new ... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 08:17:17 GMT)

Nine dogs die in fire at Jeffco pet-care facility
Nine dogs died in an early morning fire Monday at a pet-care facility in rural Jefferson County. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 08:18:03 GMT)

Work slowly up to cutting pet's nails
QUESTION: What is the best way to clip my dog and cat's nails? ANSWER: Start slowly by getting your pet used to having his paws handled daily. Speak softly as you massage each paw, gently separating the toes. This in itself may take some time as your pet grows accustomed to more handling. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 11:44:58 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play gig in living room
They wouldn't normally do this kind of thing, but Pet Shop Boys surprised a fan by playing a gig in her living room. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 12:35:25 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play fan's house
The Pet Shop Boys play in a fan's living room to celebrate 30 years of the Brit Awards. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 12:37:28 GMT)

Pet pictures
HAVE AN ADORABLE photo of Fluffy or Fido? Send it our way! We're planning some pet-friendly fun online later this month. E-mail your pictures to mheckman@cmonitor.com. Put "pets" in the subject line and please be sure to tell as your animal's name. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 13:07:33 GMT)

DAD'S Pet Care Drives Growth with Acquisition of ARKAT Nutrition
DAD'S Pet Care announced today its acquisition of ARKAT Nutrition, a highly diversified animal food manufacturer located in southeastern Arkansas. Â As a result of the purchase, ARKAT Nutrition will now become ARKAT Animal Nutrition LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of DAD'S Pet Care. Â Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 13:20:00 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play gig for fan
The Pet Shop Boys have surprised a fan by playing a gig in her living room. Related Stories Cowell Haiti single 'a tear jerker' Kylie helps out Haiti pop auction Elton John joins Broadway team Katie vows to marry Alex this year British trio nominated for Oscars (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 14:20:03 GMT)

Child-Specific Doses For Pediatric PET Patients
Studies have shown positron emission tomography's (PET) value as a minimally invasive, painless and safe diagnostic tool for many pediatric conditions. In a study published in the February issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (JNM), researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) gathered data that may provide clinicians with new ... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 15:27:01 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play in fan's living room
The Pet Shop Boys play in a fan's living room to celebrate 30 years of the Brit Awards. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 16:31:17 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys - Pet Shop Boys Play Gig At Fans Home
British dance duo PET SHOP BOYS have played a special one-off concert to celebrate the Brit Awards' 30th anniversary - performing in a fan's living room.Neil Tennant... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 16:49:34 GMT)

Randolph man indicted on charges of shooting pet parrot with BB gun
AP file photoFile photo of an African grey parrot.RANDOLPH -- A 67-year-old Randolph man accused of shooting and killing his pet parrot because it allegedly annoyed him while he was drunk and watching a NASCAR race on television was indicted... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 19:02:22 GMT)

Sayreville Pet Adoption Center hosts Valetine's open house
Stop by and kiss a shelter pet at Sayreville Pet Adoption Center’s Valentine’s Open House on Saturday, February 13! (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 20:03:28 GMT)

Could pet names predict the Super Bowl winner?
Who needs Vegas? Let the Veterinary Pet Insurance Company predict who's going to win Super Bowl XLIV on Sunday. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 20:59:58 GMT)

Accused Dog Kicker Gets Support from Co-Workers, Pet Owners
Park Slope's Animal Kind Clinic insists ASPCA colleagues didn't tell the whole story—or much of the story at all—when they accused veterinarian John Morehead of kicking a dying Rotweiller named Bullet at the Bergh Memorial Animal Hospital . In an email to Gothamist, the pet hospital that now employs Dr. Morehead wrote that he is an "exemplary" and "excellent" veterinarian, adding that ... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 21:04:06 GMT)

Ind. House OKs Bill To Provide Pet Buyers With Info
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indiana House has approved a bill that would require retail pet stores to give buyers information about a pet's background and medical history before selling a dog or cat. (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 23:46:59 GMT)

Woman Says Pit Bull Bit Her Hand, Attacked Pet
A Fort Collins woman says a neighbor's pit bull that broke through a fence attacked her dog and bit her hand when she tried to protect her pet. Barbara Berry says her 10-year-old Sheltie remains hospitalized after the attack Saturday. The 57-year-old woman says she suffered puncture wounds to one of her hands but doesn't think the damage will be permanent. Berry says she had taken her dog across ... (Tue, 02 Feb 2010 23:58:03 GMT)

Fort Collins woman says neighbor's pit bull bit her hand, attacked pet
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Fort Collins woman says a neighbor's pit bull that broke through a fence attacked her dog and bit her hand when she tried to protect her pet. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 00:28:31 GMT)

Social networking sites connect pet lovers
Cynthia Frank is one of a growing number of pet owners using social networking sites to show off their animals and connect with other pet lovers. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 04:44:36 GMT)

Know the costs before getting a pet
The devotion and companionship provided by a beloved pet is priceless. That said, properly caring for a pet carries a price, a price that people need to be aware before bringing a new dog, cat or other animal into the home. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 05:09:04 GMT)

Pet of the week
Pet: Meet Goofy, a 9-year-old, 120-pound Plott hound who is looking for a forever family to fall in love with. Goofy is a gentle giant who loves to give sweet doggie kisses to his new friends. He is hoping to find a great new family to give him plenty of hugs, affection and playtime. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 06:12:40 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys Surprise Fan With Private Gig
Celebrating the Brit Awards' 30th anniversary, Pet Shop Boys decide to surprise their fan by singing at her home in Twickenham, England. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 07:32:59 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play living room gig
They wouldn't normally do this kind of thing, but Pet Shop Boys surprised a fan by playing a gig in her living room. Related Stories Women sentenced for glue revenge Student sells virginity to pay fees Filmmakers to recreate banned trial Woman's virginity offer not illegal (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 08:04:22 GMT)

New Illinois charity creates pet food bank
JAN. 26, 2010 -- Joy Belsley stacks bags of pet food at the Meadows Veterinary Clinic in East Peoria, Ill., where she and other members of Food 4 PAWS are trying to get a food pantry for pets started. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 09:32:52 GMT)

What to do in a pet emergency
As pet parents, the thought of a medical emergency can be terrifying. But if you know what to do, the possible outcome can be improved. Today, we'll talk about what to do in case of a pet emergency in this edition of Pet Pointers. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 10:19:51 GMT)

Pet Shop Boys play gig in fan's living room
London:The Pet Shop Boys surprised a fan by playing a gig in her living room. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 10:33:54 GMT)

Orange County Pushes For More Pet Sterilizations
The Chapel Hill News: Animal Services presented a five-year plan to the Orange County Board of Commissioners to help with pet-control. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 10:55:14 GMT)

Pet Ohana
Sander, the tiny silky terrier, is a lively sprite with a perky disposition. This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 11:44:51 GMT)

Sandra Bullock hires pet detective for missing dog
Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock and her husband Jesse James have hired a pet detective to find their missing pet bull dog Cinnabun. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 12:20:07 GMT)

Pet buyers will have more background, medical info
The Indiana House has approved a bill that would require retail pet stores to give buyers information about a pet's background and medical history before selling a dog or cat. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 14:12:01 GMT)

Ruff rent leads to pet grommer move
Morris Park pets will soon enjoy a change in scenery. Pet Parlor plans to move from Williamsbridge Road to Morris Park Avenue.For more than a decade, pet owners brought their furry friends to 2117 Williamsbridge Road for nail cuts, blowouts, hot oil treatments, skin treatments, organic pet food and... (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 16:48:55 GMT)

Family Pet Euthanized After Shelter Mix-Up
A Louisville, Ky., animal shelter is under fire after mistakenly euthanizing a family pet Monday, more than a week after the dog disappeared from the family home. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 16:49:40 GMT)

Family Pet Euthanized After Shelter Mix-Up
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Metro Animal Services is taking some heat after mistakenly euthanizing a family pet Monday, more than a week after the dog disappeared from his home, Louisville TV station WLKY reported. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 17:18:39 GMT)

Pet Pointers: What to do in a pet emergency
As pet parents, the thought of a medical emergency can be terrifying. But if you know what to do, the possible outcome can be improved. Today, we'll talk about what to do in case of a pet emergency in this edition of Pet Pointers. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 17:19:51 GMT)

Pet owners urged to be responsible
THE provincial veterinary office is again emphasizing its campaign on "responsible pet ownership" to fully eradicate incidence of rabies in the province. read more (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 19:04:08 GMT)

Former Employee Barks Online, Pet Facility Bites Back
One man had a serious bone to pick with his former employer, a pet care facility. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 19:26:35 GMT)

Cincinnati To Open Pet Food Pantry
CINCINNATI -- During these difficult economic times, some families are facing the tough choice between feeding themselves or a loved one. This choice is made by parents in low-income families every day and many times involves a family pet. (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 20:16:59 GMT)

Beloved family pet victim of coyotes?
Wray and Donna Mundell blame themselves for not taking better care of their family pet -an 11-year-old Jack Russell terrier named Jack -who went missing Saturday night from their home on Hiscocks Road.[...] (Wed, 03 Feb 2010 21:23:30 GMT)

Bangor Humane Society helps low income pet owners sterilize pets
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The Bangor Humane Society is encouraging low income pet owners to take advantage of a program that will allow them to spay and neuter their pets for a fraction of the cost. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 00:11:50 GMT)

National Pet Dental Health Month
Dear Editor: February is National Pet Dental Health Month, and I encourage anyone who hasn't yet started their dogs and cats on a dental hygiene routine to begin today. Good dental hygiene doesn't just prevent "doggie breath"; it's essential to animals' overall health. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 01:42:58 GMT)

Bye-Bye Doggie Breath: Pet Dental Health
Veterinarian Marty Becker on pet dental health. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 01:43:53 GMT)

InBusiness Spotlight: Pet Works spreads its wings
People love to pamper their pets, and Pet Works in downtown Longview takes much the same approach with its customers. A system that appears to be working -- the store expanded to Astoria just more than a year ago. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 02:50:29 GMT)

Pet project: How to $ave on your next adventure
Pet-sitting skills provided a ticket to luxury and entertainment in Amman, Jordan. The package deal required dog... (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 05:16:09 GMT)

Random pit bull attack ends with the death of a family pet
A Christchurch family says a stray pit bull killed their pet dog in an attack in their own living-room (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 05:30:53 GMT)

N.J. man charged with killing pet parrot
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- A 67-year-old New Jersey man shot and killed his pet parrot with a BB gun because the bird was annoying him, authorities allege. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 17:54:11 GMT)

Macaw Stolen From Pet Store In Naperville
Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for the return of Sarah, a 7-month-old green macaw stolen from a west surburban pet store last month. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 18:44:41 GMT)

Pet Owners Jump At Chance To Get Spot And Friends Online
Cynthia Frank is one of a growing number of pet owners using social networking sites to show off their animals and connect with other pet lovers. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 18:58:21 GMT)

Virginia family's pet goat beheaded
CHESAPEAKE, Va., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Police in Chesapeake, Va., say a local family's pet goat appears to have been taken from its pen and beheaded by unknown individuals. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 19:50:53 GMT)

Old dogs get new tricks at new Pet Ventures site
After finding success with PetGadgets.com, Pet Ventures LLC says, the company decided to expand its horizons. It’s done so by designing a new, niche site aimed at pet parents of older dogs. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 22:15:58 GMT)

Photos: Send Us Your Cute Pet Pic
Do you have the cutest pet in all the land? We want to see -- and share -- your photo! (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 23:11:38 GMT)

Pet owner: Microchip records not always kept
A pet owner has a warning for other pet owners whose pets are microchipped. She says a records issue kept her searching for her cat for five years. (Thu, 04 Feb 2010 23:32:42 GMT)

House bill would raise fines, add jail time for pet neglect
A bill advancing in Virginia's House of Delegates would vastly expand the fines for pet owners who neglect their animals and would even introduce the possibility of jail time for particularly egregious cases. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 02:17:02 GMT)

SPCA holding annual pet photo contest
TRURO – Have a pet you want to brag about? Then check out the local SPCA’s annual pet photo contest and give it a shot. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 03:52:07 GMT)

Brother Wolf hosts pet adoption event
Come meetmany dogs and cats searching forloving homes at an adoption event, noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Brother Wolf Animal Rescue’s shelter at Pet Soup, 31 Glendale Ave., off Swannanoa River Road between Biltmore Avenue and Tunnel Road. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 05:18:47 GMT)

1m pet owners 'called in sick to work when pet is ill'
More than a million workers called in sick last year because their pet was ill, at a cost to British businesses of £18 million, a survey found. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 08:03:45 GMT)

Pet Planet
Since May 2006, owner of Pet Planet, Pete Baristiran, has offered Fort Lee the best in puppy goods. From treats and food to unique toys, comfortable clothing and needed supplies, this one-stop shop has it all. Most importantly, Pet Planet Pete sells the best puppies at the best prices. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 09:44:43 GMT)

Pet Ohana
An incessant talker, you may find Mau Maui saying "meow meow" all day long. This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 11:39:18 GMT)

Chesapeake family's pet goat stolen and beheaded, put back into yard
In Chesapeake a family's pet goat was stolen - and then beheaded. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 12:39:49 GMT)

Metro Links for February 5: Bay City Number of the Day, Helping Hands and Pet of the Week
Today's Bay City Number of the Day is XLIV (44). That's the number of this year's Super Bowl, which takes place Sunday in Miami. Today's Metro Links also contains information about the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women events and the Pet of the Week. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 12:46:47 GMT)

Tyson Subsidiary Launches Line of Pet Treats
INDEPENDENCE, Iowa -- In an effort to meet consumer demand for American-made, natural pet treats, a subsidiary of Tyson Foods, Inc. is launching a line of dog chews, company officials announced today. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 17:30:00 GMT)

Tyson launches natural pet treat line
Tyson Foods, best known for its chicken, is getting into the doggie treat business. Tyson sees a niche and Tyson Pet Products will begin producing natural treats at a newly opened plant in Independence, Iowa. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 19:20:16 GMT)

CESAR(R) Treats Honored as Pet Food of the Year for 2010!
Product of the Year USA has announced its selection of CESAR® Treats as the Pet Food Category Winner for 2010.  Based on a survey of 60,329 people, Product of the Year awards provide a trustworthy resource for consumers who can rest assured that any product taking top honors was praised by thousands of voters nationwide. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 21:00:00 GMT)

Ruff rent leads to pet groomer move
Morris Park pets will soon enjoy a change in scenery. Pet Parlor plans to move from Williamsbridge Road to Morris Park Avenue.For more than a decade, pet owners brought their furry friends to 2117 Williamsbridge Road for nail cuts, blowouts, hot oil treatments, skin treatments, organic pet food and... (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 21:03:20 GMT)

Super pet tips for wet weekend of football
Pet Tales has suggestions to keep Fido out of the nachos and chicken wings. (Fri, 05 Feb 2010 21:22:51 GMT)

Las Vegas toxic pet food importers get probation
Federal prosecutors say a Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a toxic pet food ingredient. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 01:07:13 GMT)

Las Vegas toxic pet food importers get probation
Las Vegas company, owners sentenced to probation for importing Chinese contaminated pet food (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 01:12:47 GMT)

Las Vegas Toxic Pet Food Importers Get Probation
Las Vegas company, owners sentenced to probation for importing Chinese contaminated pet food Pet food - Las Vegas Nevada - Pet - Animal - Health (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 01:31:21 GMT)

Las Vegas toxic pet food importers get probation
Federal prosecutors say a Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a toxic pet food ingredient. Prosecutors in Kansas City say 43-year-old Sally Qing Miller and 57-year-old Stephen S. Miller also... Las Vegas Nevada - Nevada - United States - Kansas City Missouri - Probation (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 01:45:08 GMT)

Eastday-Pet carers gear up for busy festival
Local pet hospitals are preparing for their busiest days of the year, taking care of cats and dogs belonging to owners who will be away from home during the Spring Festival. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 01:50:22 GMT)

Pet expo set for Miami
MIAMI, Okla. — Juliann Mills’ breath turned frosty in Tuesday’s cold temperatures as she put “Harvey” through a canine agility course. Mills is hoping for a win this weekend as Miami holds its first sanctioned pet expo. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 03:54:33 GMT)

Weirton Medical Center unveils PET/CT scanner
WEIRTON - A PET/CT scanner is an invaluable tool for physicians in the diagnosis and set-up for treatment of cancer, and the state-of-the-art tool is available at Weirton Medical Center. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 05:15:42 GMT)

GALLERY: If pet names indicative, N.O. will win
When Veterinary Pet Insurance Co., recently analyzed its database of 475,000 insured pets, it found 227 Indianapolis-related names, including 106 pets named either “Manning,” “Peyton,” or “Peyton Manning” and 230 for New Orleans, including 32 “Brees,” “Drew” or “Drew Brees.” (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 08:25:16 GMT)

Las Vegas importer sentenced in deadly 2007 pet-food scandal
Federal prosecutors say a Las Vegas-based firm and its owners have been sentenced to three years' probation for distributing a toxic pet-food ingredient. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 08:29:56 GMT)

Tainted pet food nets three-year probation
Kansas City -- A Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a tainted ingredient used to make pet food. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 09:07:35 GMT)

Two receive probation in tainted pet food case
The couple who imported a tainted pet food ingredient from China that killed thousands of animals will spend three years on probation, a federal judge ruled today in Kansas City. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 09:33:10 GMT)

Pet Pointers: MRSA in pets
Most of us have heard of MRSA affecting humans but it can also affect your pets. Today we'll learn more about MRSA and your pets in this edition of Pet Pointers. Veterinarian Jeff Vogel has started to see an increase in cases of MRSA and tells us more about this ugly disease. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 11:55:56 GMT)

Toxic pet food importers get probation
A Las Vegas company has been sentenced to 3 years probation for distributing a toxic pet food ingredient. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 12:41:35 GMT)

Coping with the loss of a pet
KUSA - Losing a pet is a very difficult thing. Doug Koktavy knows that first hand. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 17:29:06 GMT)

Chemnutra Sentenced for Tainted Pet Food
The owners of a company that distributed a tainted ingredient used in pet food have been sentenced to three years' probation in a Kansas City federal court. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 17:40:47 GMT)

Weirton Medical Center unveils PET/CT scanner
WEIRTON — A PET/CT scanner is an invaluable tool for physicians in the diagnosis and set-up for treatment of cancer, and the state-of-the-art tool is available at Weirton Medical Center. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 18:05:59 GMT)

Metro Couple On Probation for Poising Pet Food
A metro couple who imported a deadly chemical and put it in pet food have been sentenced. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 18:07:16 GMT)

Couple gets probation in toxic pet food case
A Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a tainted ingredient used to make pet food. (Sat, 06 Feb 2010 21:05:33 GMT)

Bark Park is scene of successful Pet Expo
The dog days of summer will soon be here, but area pets got a chance to get out and mingle on an unusually cloudy spring day in Yuma Saturday. Hundreds of owners and their four-legged friends turned out for the 2nd Annual Great Yuma Pet Expo Saturday at the city of Yuma Bark Park. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 00:44:43 GMT)

Coastal Pet Rescue celebrates its seventh birthday
Coastal Pet Rescue of Savannah celebrated its birthday on Saturday. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 01:11:19 GMT)

Pet Acoustics: Soothing music in a special range
WASHINGTON, CONN. -- Animals have sensitive hearing that includes different ranges than their human companions. Litchfield County musician Janet Marlow has blended her musical talents with scientific research to create Pet Acoustics, products that bring soothing sounds to pets. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 01:31:07 GMT)

Pet adoptions for Feb. 6
Pet adoptions for the week. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 05:08:37 GMT)

Dad's Pet Care buys Arkansas pet food company
Meadville-based Dad's Pet Care has acquired Arkat Nutrition, a dog and pet food company based in southeast Arkansas. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 05:14:14 GMT)

Couple gets probation in toxic pet food case
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a tainted ingredient used to make pet food. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 08:22:21 GMT)

Pet projects - Sun, 07 Feb 2010 PST
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — The devotion and companionship provided by a beloved pet is priceless. That said, properly caring for a pet carries a price, a price that people need to be aware of before bringing a new dog, cat or other animal into the home. “It’s like running a business. You are going to have start-up costs and ongoing costs,” said Adam Wiener, executive editor of www ... (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 08:25:46 GMT)

Metro Couple On Probation for Poisoning Pet Food
A metro couple who imported a deadly chemical and put it in pet food have been sentenced. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 16:22:15 GMT)

Kids watch as pet is attacked in Mentone
HEARTLESS owners did nothing as their pet jumped a park fence and mauled another dog in Mentone. (Sun, 07 Feb 2010 22:25:03 GMT)

National › Over 70 dogs perish in Nara pet shop fire
A fire broke out in a pet dealer's premises in Katsuragi City in Nara Prefecture, on Sunday evening, burning two wooden bungalow-style dog houses totaling… (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 00:15:04 GMT)

100-pound rodent kept as pet
This photo released by Melanie Typaldos shows Caplin her pet capybara and her daughters pet guinea pig Neptune. The capybara, Hydrochoerus Hydrochaeris, is a semi-aquatic rodent of South America. It weighs about a hundred pounds, and is about 2 feet tall at the shoulder. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 02:35:34 GMT)

Miami pet expo judged a hit
MIAMI, Okla. — It was an unexpected win for the 14-year-old girl from Moore, but Kelsey Corn was happy to accept the Best in Show trophy at an American Canine Association pet expo in Miami. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 03:09:10 GMT)

حمیدہ الماس نے شوکت خانم میں PET سکینر کا افتتاح کیا
عمران خان بہت خوش قسمت انسان ہے، جس نے ایک ایسا خواب دیکھا جس کی تکمیل بہت مشکل تھی لیکن پاکستانی قوم بھی عظیم ہے جس نے ایک نوبل کاز کیلئے عمران خان کو وہ کچھ دیا جو وہ سوچ ہی سکتا تھا۔ اتوار کے روز شوکت خانم ہسپتال میں PET سی ٹی سکینر کا افتتاح حمیدہ الماس نے کیا۔ پانچ ملین ڈالر مالیت کی مشین کیلئے عمرات کی تعمیر حمیدہ الماس نے کرائی تھی اس لئے اس کا افتتاح بھی اس کے ہاتھوں ہوا تقریب میں بلجیئم ... (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 03:46:10 GMT)

Fifth of adults choose pet over partner on V'Day
Rather than spending Valentine's Day with their partner, one-fifth of adults would prefer to be with their pet, although the French still came top for romance, according to a joint global poll by Reuters/Ipsos. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 04:41:51 GMT)

Pet over partner on V'Day
NEW YORK - RATHER than spending Valentine's Day with their partner, one-fifth of adults would prefer to be with their pet, although the French still came top for romance, according to a joint global poll by Reuters/Ipsos. The survey of 24,000 people in 23 countries found 21 percent of adults would rather spend Feb 14 with their pet than their spouse, although the French were least likely to ... (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 05:55:39 GMT)

Pet of the Week
Every week, we try and find a loving home for our pet of the week... This week, we have a two year old orange male tabby... He's been at the animal impound since the beginning of January... and is neutered. This guy loves attention and loves to purr.. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 05:56:36 GMT)

Couple gets probation in toxic pet food case
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Las Vegas-based company and its owners have been sentenced to three years probation for distributing a tainted ingredient used to make pet food. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 06:39:28 GMT)

Global Pet Accessories Market to Reach $17.2 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Pet Accessories market. The world market for pet accessories products is projected to reach $17.2 billion by the year 2015. Rising income levels, increasing numbers of nuclear households, growth in pet ownership, and increasing humanization of pets are major factors driving growth in the global pet accessories market. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 07:01:00 GMT)

Canidae All-Natural Pet Foods Teams Up With Lucas Oil Products
CANIDAE All Natural Pet Foods has aligned itself in a marketing partnership with Lucas Oil Products and the far reaching motorsports properties that fall under the Team Lucas umbrella. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 07:01:00 GMT)

Fifth of adults choose pet over partner on Valentine's Day -poll
Rather than spending Valentine's Day with their partner, one fifth of adults would prefer to be with their pet, although the French still came top for romance, according to a joint global poll by Reuters/Ipsos. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 07:45:02 GMT)

Pet of the Week
Ronnie is a 10-month old black, spayed rabbit. Her owners didn't have enough time for her so she's looking for a new family. She loves to be held, pet and socialized with. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 11:06:28 GMT)

Other Pet Care In Malaysia To 2013 - New Market Report Published
This databook provides key data and information on the other pet care market in Malaysia. This report is a comprehensive resource for market, category and segment level data including value, volume, distribution share and company & brand share. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 11:35:09 GMT)

Pet Ohana
At 5-years-old, beautiful Babe is one of the pets that could be your babe. This pet may already have been adopted, but many others animals are available. Call 356-2218 or visit the Hawaiian Humane Society. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 11:39:27 GMT)

Dr. Joel Conn: Dental Health & Your Pet
Do you suffer from embarrassment when your veterinarian looks in your pet's mouth? Do you nearly faint when you pet licks your face? If so, your pet is probably way overdue for a dental cleaning. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 14:17:55 GMT)

Briggs Adoption Center Issues Healthy Pet Reminder
The Briggs Animal Adoption Center, located near Charles Town, WV, has issued a reminder that pet owners learn more about the Spay Today program, which offers low-cost spay and neuter programs for adopted dogs and cats. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 16:10:20 GMT)

One in five (21%) Global Citizens Would Rather Spend Day with Pet th
But Likely Defying Stereotype, Desire to Spurn Partner for Pet Is More about Age than Gender-and Even There, Older Least Likely To Choose Pet Over Partner (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 17:09:34 GMT)

1 in 5 prefers pet to partner for Valentine’s Day
Roses are red, violets are blue, I'd rather spend Valentine’s Day with Fido than you. Rather than cuddle with their partner on the romantic holiday, 21 percent of adults would prefer to be with their pet, according to a new survey. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 19:28:24 GMT)

WBAY Pet Expo Joins with Oshkosh/Valley Pet Expo
The WBAY Pet Expo has joined forces with the Oshkosh/Valley Pet Expo (est. 1998) to become the largest and only pet expo north of Milwaukee. (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 21:33:33 GMT)

Free box of treats for pet owners
LAKE FOREST – A local pet charity will hand out free treats this Saturday to thank the community for its support in the last year. The event – sponsored by Friends of Lake Forest Animals –will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Pet County,... (Mon, 08 Feb 2010 23:38:18 GMT)

Pet store thieves caught on tape
B&B Pet Shop in Mobile has been robbed in two separate incidents. Both incidents were caught on tape last month. One thief stole money from the cash register, while another took off with a donation box for the Animal Rescue Foundation. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 01:40:57 GMT)

Villaraigosa sets sights on City Council's pet projects funds
To plug a shortfall, he's seeking to borrow $40 million from accounts that are used for neighborhood initiatives and to pay for staff. But some of the funds can't easily be touched, council aides say. Members of the Los Angeles City Council have more than a dozen accounts squirreled away that they dip into for pet projects. They have set aside money for security cameras around MacArthur Park ... (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 02:33:35 GMT)

Luciano: Nothing strikes chord like pet news
Readers get really worked up about mistreated pets.   Last week, I wrote about the cruelly senseless shooting of a small pet terrier in the backyard of a retired couple's South End home. Readers have called me with offers to buy a new pooch for the couple; many of those calls involved loud sobbing. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 05:13:25 GMT)

Pet Helpers offering reward for information on dog that was shot
Pet Helpers is looking for information that could lead to the arrest of the person or people who shot a nine month old puppy (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 05:21:58 GMT)

Concerns over hasty refusal defers pet cemetery application
Not comfortable with turning down an application for a pet cemetery, Coun. Leo Bruce led the way in having an application deferred. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 05:27:40 GMT)

MANHATTAN: Pet Owners to Mingle Ahead of Valentine's Day
Prospective lovers - and pet-lovers in general - will mingle Tuesday evening during a pre-Valentine benefit at a Manhattan hotel. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 11:55:56 GMT)

Getting rid of pet allergens
Almost seven in 10 American homes have one or more pets. But 10 million of these pet owners are allergic to their beloved cat or dog. Are you one of them? (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 15:47:10 GMT)

Getting rid of pet allergens
They're members of your family, but they give you a runny nose, itchy nose and sneezing fits. Here's what to do if you're allergic to your pet. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 15:49:13 GMT)

Donations of pet food requested
Donations of pet food requested (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 16:39:02 GMT)

Did pet Rottweiler kill owner? Cleveland Heights family says no
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS -- The family of an Ohio woman who died after she was found bleeding and collapsed in her driveway with severe dog bites says their pet Rottweiler tried to rescue her. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 17:14:06 GMT)

Pet-lovers to mingle at 'Yappy Hour'
Meet the parents. Check! Meet the pets? One expert says that’s just as important when finding a mate. Prospective lovers — and pet-lovers in general — will mingle Tuesday evening during a pre-Valentine benefit at The Muse Hotel at 130 West 46th St. in Manhattan. Wendy Diamond, author of “It’s... (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 17:33:23 GMT)

Free pet food for seniors and jobless Saturday
LAKE FOREST – Seniors and the unemployed can get free food for their pets this Saturday thanks to several South County pet charities. The free pet food giveaway –sponsored by Rescuing Unwanted Furry Friends – will be held from 10 a.m. to noon... (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 17:38:10 GMT)

Should the City Council Give Up Their Pet Project Funds to Help Save the City Budget Deficit?
Photo by Alan Heitz via LAist Featured Photos on Flickr When Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa last week announced 1,000 layoffs, he ruffled some City Councilmembers' feathers when he added a request for some $40 million in off-budget pet project accounts. While he doesn't have power to force the Council to hand over the money, it was last week's press conference that pushed the issue into the media ... (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 18:06:08 GMT)

Pet Talk: 'Gothic cats' case shows odd animal cruelty
A pet groomer from Wilkes Barre, Pa., did body piercings and tail cropping on kittens to market them as "gothic cats." (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 21:26:22 GMT)

Dusty Springfield & Pet Shop Boys – “What Have I Done To Deserve This?”
I’ve had about twenty minutes sleep (REALLY) and a dangerous looking spider jumped on me at about 5am this morning. In short, I am feeling a little bit cranky this morning. The only thing that has cheered me up? This epic collaboration between my favourite lady singer and the Pet Shop Boys. (more…) (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 22:33:05 GMT)

Pair implicated in 2007 pet-food recall sentenced to probation
The owners of Chemnutra, who'd pled guilty to charges connected to the 2007 pet-food recall, were sentenced to probation and a total of $30,000 in fines late last week. (Tue, 09 Feb 2010 23:13:15 GMT)

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