Home > Pet News

Pet News Jun 2010


1 2 Next

Pet project
Do you have a favorite pet? Whether it's a dog, cat, hamster, horse, snake or monkey, we want to know. Send in a photo of you and your pet to be published on the fred page June 15. Make sure you include your full name, age, city of residence and a phone number in case we need to call you. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 03:37:24 -0700)

Carr Park will have Pet Day led by local Girl Scouts
When choosing a cause to support, there are thousands out there to choose from. When it came down to it, however, it was a love of animals that inspired Manchesters local Girl Scout Troop 41802 in selecting its community service project. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 04:18:46 -0700)

Pet Talk: Thinking of getting a pet pig? Just remember, they won't be small forever
Now that Paris Hilton has a pet miniature pig, you can bet everyone will want one. The problem is, rescue groups say, pigs don't stay small forever. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 04:40:56 -0700)

PET, SPECT Biomedical Imaging Techniques Merged For Increased Resolution
Cancer researchPositron Emission Tomography (PET) and Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) are used in cancer research and diagnosis, among other things. PET and SPECT are also commonly used to carry out fundamental research into living cells and disease mechanisms or to develop better methods of diagnosis and treatment. The equipment that has now been developed at TU Delft and MI ... (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 09:14:10 -0700)

PET and SPECT biomedical imaging techniques combined, increasing resolution
Researchers in the Netherlands have succeeded in combining two forms of medical imaging techniques (microPET and microSPECT) into one piece of equipment. These techniques can be performed simultaneously and give a higher resolution than traditional microSPECT and microPET. The new device is designed for use in fundamental research into the functioning of cells and organs. It can show functional ... (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 09:25:14 -0700)

Pet event
Shake some tail on the "cat" walk. The Humane Society of Odessa is raising funds with a shot clinic, adoptathon and fashion show. The event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Pet Mystique, 1131 E. 42nd St. Shots will be available for $10 a... (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 10:45:37 -0700)

PET/CT detects colorectal cancer recurrences
PET/CT scans can confirm a suspected colorectal cancer recurrence at an early stage, helping significantly in treatment, according to a study presented at the ARRS annual meeting. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 11:37:18 -0700)

Food donations needed for pet owners
Pet lovers can help others in need of help with a donation of kibble or canned food. The South County Animal Shelter Coalition accepts food donations to give to needy families with pets. The coalition recently received food from: Tha Cat Club of... (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 11:55:15 -0700)

Pet dog's brave stand may earn award
A dog that died defending its home will be considered for a bravery award by the SPCA. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 12:46:07 -0700)

Pet Talk: Hospice cat soothes family's hearts and minds
In her final weeks, the only thing that LaVerne Sargeant wanted, the thing she believed could bring her comfort in her final hours on this earth, was the warmth of a cat cuddled at her side. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 14:29:38 -0700)

Pet cemetery opens in South Bend
New service offers family a way to grieve the loss of family pet. Burial services provided as a way to give people a permanent place to visit gravesite. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 15:42:53 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Lincolon
Pet: Meet Lincoln, a gregarious Beagle who loves to explore and play, and would be a great companion for children of all ages. Lincoln is full grown at 35 pounds and will celebrate his second birthday soon. He is already house trained and neutered. (Tue, 01 Jun 2010 22:14:42 -0700)

Pet missing? Who you gonna call?
Kare Romanski is a pet detective. The Cabarrus County animal lover started a nonprofit search and recovery business for missing pets in 2006. (Wed, 02 Jun 2010 04:32:00 -0700)

The Pet Pantry expands holistic pet food delivery services into Triad
Apex and Greensboro - The Triangle's leader in convenient home delivery of pet food nutrition, The Pet Pantry, has expanded its service area, now providing dog and cat owners in Greensboro, High Point, Thomasville, Lexington and Winston-Salem with direct access to customized home delivery of all-natural, holistic dog and cat foods at dot-com prices. (Wed, 02 Jun 2010 07:18:50 -0700)

Brentwood-based pet hospital chain being sold for $41.25 million
The U.S. recession may have helped drive another merger with the sale announced on Wednesday of a Brentwood-based pet hospital chain, Pet DRx Corp. (Wed, 02 Jun 2010 12:32:40 -0700)

More hotels adding pet-friendly rooms
Travelling with your pet doesn't have to be ruff anymore. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 03:03:31 -0700)

Anti-dumping PET ruling could push prices up for European converters
The European Union said it intended to slap the anti-dumping and countervailing charges after a probe found companies from the Middle Eastern countries had been selling PET into Europe at below market prices. The illegal practices had hit market share and profits of European PET producers. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 04:50:17 -0700)

Deal With Allergies in Your Pet
Pet expert Marty Becker dropped by "Good Morning America" to share some of his tips for what to do when your pet appears to be suffering from allergies. Good Morning America - Health - Allergies - Conditions and Diseases - Pets (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 05:08:19 -0700)

Pet Idol RSPCA calendar competition
DASHING DOGS, Charming Cats and Refined Rabbits are all competing for the much-coveted title of Pet Idol 2010. (03/06/2010 14:44:35) (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 08:47:07 -0700)

Pet-friendly fundraiser set for Sunday
Four-legged friends and their owners will take center stage Sunday when the Hinsdale Humane Society hosts the 21st annual Pet Walk at Katherine Legge Memorial Park. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 11:08:46 -0700)

Pet project: Astros, animals pose for annual calendar
HOUSTONThe Houston Astros took a break from baseball to play with puppies and kittens at Minute Maid Park Wednesday. The players and animals posed for pictures for the 2011 Astros Pet Calendar. This is the third year the Astros have teamed up with the Houston Humane Society to produce the calendar and raise money for homeless animals. The Astros featured in the 2011 calendar included Roy Oswalt ... (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 11:23:31 -0700)

Pet funeral home opens Saturday
A former Toronto funeral home director opens her first funeral home for pets this weekend. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 13:07:45 -0700)

Toronto's pet detectives too nosy
The citys pet detectives got a little too nosy for one Toronto woman. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 13:55:13 -0700)

Manningham Council puts pet project in place
PETS across Manningham are wagging their tails and pricking up their ears at news a pet support program for seniors and people with disabilities will be introduced. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 14:46:29 -0700)

Adopt-a-Pet.com Pays Tribute to Friend and Supporter Rue McClanahan
Ruth McClanahan, a noted animal lover, generously donated her time, energy, and likeness in support of pet adoption by appearing in an episode of our web series, The Save-a-Pet Show. She also appears on the Adopt-a-Pet.com website. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 16:46:00 -0700)

Vet's view: Pet hair has a place in oil cleanup, but BP rejects it
No, there's no oil yet sullying my area's beaches. But BP's still-spilling oil is approaching Louisiana wetlands and steadily flowing into the loop current that feeds our local waters. (Thu, 03 Jun 2010 18:02:22 -0700)

Pet-Source.com Selects Paulson Management Group, Inc. to Manage New Affiliate Program
Pet-Source.com, a leading online destination for discount prescription and non-prescription pet medications and pet accessories, has recently selected Paulson Management Group, Inc. to launch and manage their new affiliate program. (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0700)

Pet insurance arrives in Malaysia
Pet insurance may have arrived in Malaysia but the response has been lukewarm to say the least. (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 02:13:04 -0700)

Pet Tech: 8 Zany Gadgets for Your Pet
Twitter for cats, bark translators for dogs and more. Dog - Pets - Shopping - Supplies - Business (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 05:22:48 -0700)

Pets and Pet Lovers Make a Commitment to the Environment
Dogs and cats across Canada now have a lot on their minds - eating, sleeping, rolling over and being good stewards of the environment. This summer, Canadian pet lovers will be showing their commitment to protecting the environment by pledging to minimize their environmental "paw print". read more (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 10:01:49 -0700)

Pet Tech: 8 Zany Gadgets for Your Pet
Twitter for cats, bark translators for dogs and more. Pets - Dog - Shopping - Cat - Supplies (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 10:14:41 -0700)

First Friday Pet Stroll Tonight
On Friday, June 4, 2010, Commercial Street will host the 3rd Annual "First Friday Pet Stroll". Everyone is invited to come enjoy the night, the shops, and to stroll this historic district with your furry friends. (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 10:25:20 -0700)

Pet of the week: Faith
Faith Mascucci is this week's Pet of the Week in the Tri-Town Transcript. (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 10:34:12 -0700)

Pet portraits offered Saturday
OLIVE BRANCH - Children of the four-legged sort will have an attraction all their own at Olive Branch City Park this Saturday. (Fri, 04 Jun 2010 21:18:07 -0700)

Pet portraits offered Saturday
OLIVE BRANCH - Children of the four-legged sort will have an attraction all their own at Olive Branch City Park this Saturday. (Sat, 05 Jun 2010 02:48:33 -0700)

What to do when you can't afford your pet
If you can't afford to care for your pet anymore, there are good alternatives. (Sat, 05 Jun 2010 12:41:20 -0700)

Local pet-related businesses survive recession
At a warehouse on West Marshall Street in Richmond, Avrum Elmakis has built a successful small business selling dog chews to customers who want healthier, organic treats for their pets at an affordable price. (Sat, 05 Jun 2010 21:18:19 -0700)

'Pet-friendly' colleges on the rise
Students with pets being welcomed at schools (Sat, 05 Jun 2010 21:21:48 -0700)

Pet Calendar
What: Happy Hour at Twin Rivers Tavern. Who: Low Country Golden Retriever Rescue. When: 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Where: 245 Seven Farms Road, Daniel Island. (Sat, 05 Jun 2010 21:22:36 -0700)

Call for pet licence
LICENSING people who want to buy or adopt a pet would lead to fewer cats and dogs being dumped, animal lovers say. (Sun, 06 Jun 2010 06:38:40 -0700)

Pet portraits offered Saturday
OLIVE BRANCH - Children of the four-legged sort will have an attraction all their own at Olive Branch City Park this Saturday. (Sun, 06 Jun 2010 21:17:43 -0700)

Hurricane Preparedness Tips for Pet Owners, Part Two
Part 1 of Pet Hurricane tips was published in last week's Solares Hill. Part 2 this week provides a list that you should keep with your hurricane kit. Please note a new development in Monroe... read more (Sun, 06 Jun 2010 22:09:01 -0700)

Pet-care businesses thrive in Erie region
Despite the difficult economy, pet care businesses are thriving in the Erie region. Worried about their furry friends while on vacation or at work, pet owners are turning to kennels and in-home pet sitters. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 07:52:00 -0700)

Closer to a cure: PET imaging tracks early stages of Alzheimer's
Research unveiled at SNM's 57th Annual Meeting shows that scientists are drawing closer to documenting the progression of a disease process believed to cause Alzheimer's disease. This research could eventually lead to life-saving preventative measures for millions of patients who suffer from this chronic neurodegenerative disorder. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 10:50:27 -0700)

MIDWEST: Woman Hires 'Pet Psychic' To Find Lost Dog
SPRINGFIELD, Neb. - A Nebraska woman who lost her dog said a pet psychic has given her hope that the dog is still alive. Jaime Kalkowski's home in Springfield has been unusually quiet since her German shepherd, Halley, ran away. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 10:59:14 -0700)

Pet portraits offered Saturday
OLIVE BRANCH - Children of the four-legged sort will have an attraction all their own at Olive Branch City Park this Saturday. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 13:17:42 -0700)

Feeding the Family Pet
A letter to the editor. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 16:40:06 -0700)

Pet Snake Freed from Drain; How Did It Get There?
A pet snake freed from a drain below the South Omaha Veterans Bridge on Monday now rests at the Nebraska Humane Society. Experts say the 6-foot long boa constrictor had either escaped or been dumped in the area. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 21:10:53 -0700)

Daw: Pet insurance still rare despite fast-rising sales
Top insurer of dogs and cats says sales of health plans rising 25 per cent a year, but only about 1 per cent of pets are covered. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 21:17:51 -0700)

Family pet alternatives to cats and dogs
If dogs and cats are out as a pet -- because of allergies, expense, time commitment, destructive potential, housing restrictions, etc. -- don't despair. From cost to play time, here's a guide to what you can expect from other small, domesticated animals. (Mon, 07 Jun 2010 22:04:08 -0700)

Talking about pet food at Chez Panisse
Ground zero of the foodie world isn't the most likely place to talk about pet food, but when food writer and nutritionist Marion Nestle is part of the conversation, Berkeley's legendary Chez Panisse seems like the perfect spot for a little chat about how to... Chez Panisse - Marion Nestle - Berkeley California - Alice Water - Business (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 00:43:16 -0700)

A pet resort for your dogs and cats
With summer just around the corner, it's time for parents to sign kids up for swim lessons or s (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 01:33:43 -0700)

pet calendar
June 13 Low cost vaccine clinic: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 13, Karen's Pet Grooming, 2419 W. Jefferson St. in Joliet. Includes pets for adoption from three rescues, bake sale, pet contest, raffles, food. Call 815-730-6811 or visit www.karenspetgrooming.net. June 19 Birding tour: 8 a.m. June 19, Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, Route 53 near Elwood. Reservations are ... (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 02:46:35 -0700)

Innovative Pet Health Care Centre Opens at U of G
A new teaching and learning centre that will set an international standard for companion animal education and care opened today at the University of Guelph's Ontario Veterinary College (OVC). The Hill's Pet Nutrition Primary Healthcare Centre - as part of the OVC Health Sciences Centre - will be a full-service veterinary hospital to integrate preventive and general medicine with nutrition ... (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 07:31:12 -0700)

Butler mascot to lead Pet Parade on June 20
ZIONSVILLE -- A pet parade will kick off a week of pageantry in Zionsville. Butler Bulldogs mascot Blue II will serve as the grand marshal for the Zionsville Pet Parade on June 20. The event, put on by the Zionsville Merchants Association, steps off at 1 p.m. in front of The Sanctuary, 75 N. Main St. (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 08:34:26 -0700)

Butler mascot to lead Pet Parade on June 20
ZIONSVILLE -- A pet parade will kick off a week of pageantry in Zionsville. Butler Bulldogs mascot Blue II will serve as the grand marshal for the Zionsville Pet Parade on June 20. The event, put on by the Zionsville Merchants Association, steps off at 1 p.m. in front of The Sanctuary, 75 N. Main St. (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 08:41:56 -0700)

Drs. Foster and Smith Pet Pharmacy Earns Industry's Top Quality & Safety Endorsement
Pet Pharmacy earns new accreditation status, high marks on quality and safety read more (Tue, 08 Jun 2010 08:52:57 -0700)

AP Poll: money is a huge consideration in pet care
When a vet told Nancy Gates that her dog Arabella had heart problems, needed surgery and it would cost $500, she had no choice but to put her pet down. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 04:01:15 -0700)

AP Poll: money is a huge consideration in pet care
When a vet told Nancy Gates that her dog Arabella had heart problems, needed surgery and it would cost $500, she had no choice but to put her pet down. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 06:52:17 -0700)

Money is a HUGE consideration in pet care: poll
While most pet owners, 62 percent, would likely get vet care if the bill was $500, the percentage drops below half when the cost hits $1,000. The number drops to 35 percent if the cost is $2,000 and to 22 percent if it reaches $5,000, according to an Asso. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 07:23:00 -0700)

Poll: Money is a huge consideration in pet care
When a vet told Nancy Gates that her dog Arabella had heart problems, needed surgery and it would cost $500, she had no choice but to put her pet down. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 08:19:47 -0700)

Pet Talk: Therapy dog makes patients smile, owner proud
Columnist's rescued mutt Jasper has been a therapy dog for two years, visiting cancer patients once a week, sharing a unique connection. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 10:05:37 -0700)

Free pet food donated for La. fishermen
NEW ORLEANS, June 9 (UPI) -- The Humane Society of the United States has arranged free pet food for Louisiana fishermen and fish processors whose incomes have been cut by the oil spill. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 15:09:18 -0700)

R.I. PET Services takes Landmark Medical Center to court
R.I. PET Services says Landmark's new arrangement violates no-compete clause (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 19:31:55 -0700)

Pet hates: Pick of the bunch
WE all have something that grinds our gears, what things do you see that annoy you? (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 21:09:43 -0700)

Pet Scoop: Make sure pets have sufficient info on tags
I was walking around Patriot Lake at Shelby Farms recently when I saw a beagle mix lumbering toward me, out of breath, tongue hanging to the ground. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 22:03:00 -0700)

Erie region pet owners increasingly turn to sitters to provide creature comforts
Wembley, the basset hound, scrambles out of the foliage in his yard and proudly presents a tennis ball to Gay Boutwell. Chester, Wembley's brother, lazes happily nearby as the pet sitter tosses the ball again. (Wed, 09 Jun 2010 22:24:17 -0700)

Pet hair may aid cleanup of oil spill in Gulf of Mexico
Roseanna Caruso, manager of The Pet Salon in Scott, has wondered for some time what to do with the fur sheared from her dog customers. (Thu, 10 Jun 2010 03:28:40 -0700)

Pet's Best Friend - Contact with a pet great for your health
Any pet owner will tell you that after the hustle and bustle of everyday life, there's nothing like coming home to a big ball of fur that is happy to see you, eager to hear about your day and content to snuggle up with you on the sofa. (Thu, 10 Jun 2010 05:44:01 -0700)

Pet health fair, bake sale to benefit Humane Society
A pet health fair and bake sale to benefit the Madison County Humane Society will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Advanced Animal Care in Richmond. (Thu, 10 Jun 2010 14:11:42 -0700)

Pet of the Month: Xiao Bai
This month's Adoptable Pet from Jaiya Animal Rescue, a new(ish) group on the block looking to help out stray kitties and puppies. Name : Xiao Bai Age : Around 18 months Health : Vaccinated, neutered, dewormed and deflead. Ideal Home : Gets along well with people (once trust has been established), other dogs and cats. Story : I was abandoned by my owner... no idea where they disappeared to. How ... (Thu, 10 Jun 2010 20:28:46 -0700)

PET Scanner agreement signed
An agreement has been signed between the Maltese and Swiss governments for a new PET scanner at Mater Dei Hospital. The PET scanner project will cost 2.5 million, 1.8 million of which are being forked out by the Swiss government. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 03:12:00 -0700)

Pet food plant in Dumas to expand, add jobs
A pet food plant in Dumas that was badly damaged in a 2007 tornado is under new ownership that plans to expand and nearly double the number of jobs. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 09:59:11 -0700)

Pet food plant in Dumas to expand, add jobs
Officials with Dad's Pet Care of Meadville, Pa., said Friday the company will spend $10 million and add 44 jobs to the southeast Arkansas facility. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 10:12:53 -0700)

Arkansas Pet Food Plant To Expand, Add Jobs
Pet food plant in Dumas, Ark., that was badly damaged in a 2007 tornado is under new ownership that plans to expand and nearly double the number of jobs. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 11:25:29 -0700)

Pet Food Plant in Dumas to Expand, Add Jobs
A pet food plant in Dumas that was badly damaged in a 2007 tornado is under new ownership that plans to expand and nearly double the number of jobs.from Channel 7 (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:06:12 -0700)

Pet food plant in Dumas, Ark., to expand, add jobs
A company that bought a pet food plant in Dumas earlier this year said Friday that it plans to spend $10 million to expand and hire another 44 people, helping the city build on its recovery from a devastating tornado in 2007. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:46:08 -0700)

Pet food plant in Dumas, Ark., to expand, add jobs
A company that bought a pet food plant in Dumas earlier this year said Friday that it plans to spend $10 million to expand and hire another 44 people, helping the city build on its recovery from a devastating tornado in 2007. The tornado in February 2007... Pet food - Pets - Nutrition - Health - Animal (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 13:21:26 -0700)

Pet Food Plant in Dumas to Expand, Add Jobs
A pet food plant in Dumas that was badly damaged in a 2007 tornado is under new ownership that plans to expand and nearly double the number of jobs.from Channel 7 (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 15:20:26 -0700)

Pet resuscitator kits donated to kennel
The Springfield Fire Department has announced the donation of three pet resuscitator kits from the Ozarks Kennel Club and Michael J. Opsomer, DVM, of Gentle Care Animal Hospital in Nixa. (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 21:07:07 -0700)

Pet of the Week, 6/4/10
Woof! Im Dakota a sweet, gentle and wonderful family pet! Im 3 years old and my family had to give me up because they had to downsize to a condo that would not accept big dogs. I am great with dogs and all people, but given my size, a house with a toddler may not be the best scenario. Im neutered and up-to-date on all of my shots. To see more pictures or to enquire about adopting me ... (Fri, 11 Jun 2010 22:30:14 -0700)

Pet project
See the other entries and read the Pet Project blog: tulsaworld.com/petproject (Sat, 12 Jun 2010 00:32:34 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys Announce Live DVD/CD Release
Pet Shop Boys return with Pandemonium, a deluxe DVD/CD set containing their entire live show at London's O2 Arena on Astralwerks (Sat, 12 Jun 2010 09:40:33 -0700)

Pet Calendar
, Lowcountry pet information, stories and classified ads from The Post and Courier, Charleston, SC (Sat, 12 Jun 2010 21:21:31 -0700)

Pet memorial garden started by school club
MADISON -- About 20 people and some pets celebrated the opening of a pet memorial garden Saturday behind Madison Animal Hospital. (Sat, 12 Jun 2010 22:02:05 -0700)

Pet cancer cure set for human tests
Breakthrough Queensland drug that has cured cancer tumours in pet dogs, cats and horses is to be trialled on humans. (Sat, 12 Jun 2010 22:53:36 -0700)

Pet store thieves target expensive, rare breeds
Pet-napping appears to be a growing problem, as thieves target expensive dogs and rare lizards in pet shops. (Sun, 13 Jun 2010 00:21:45 -0700)

Pet cancer drug goes to human trials
A breakthrough Queensland drug that has cured cancer tumours in pet dogs, cats and horses is to be trialled on humans.Queensland life science company QBiotics Limited's chief executive Dr Victoria Gordon says it will fast track... (Sun, 13 Jun 2010 05:14:26 -0700)

Arkansas Pet Food Plant To Expand, Add Jobs
Pet food plant in Dumas, Ark., that was badly damaged in a 2007 tornado is under new ownership that plans to expand and nearly double the number of jobs. (Sun, 13 Jun 2010 17:26:28 -0700)

Pet photos taken Saturday for BH-FP online pet contest
As part of the contest, Linda Simmons with Simply Pictures will be at All Creatures, 1661 E. Mt. Gilead Road in Bolivar, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to take pet photos. Picture packages will be available for purchase, and Simmons will upload your pets photo for the contest. (Sun, 13 Jun 2010 22:12:37 -0700)

Pet Industry Expert Charlotte Reed Launches PetCentricAuthors.com, the First Internet Site Dedicated to Evaluation and ...
PetCentricAuthors.com helps authors of pet titles to promote their newly released pet books (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 00:01:00 -0700)

Connect Your Pet to the World at Socialanimalz.com
Social Animalz is the exclusive online pet community to share your pets with the world. Post pet pictures, videos, and stories of your favorite pet, while making friends with other pet lovers. It's a fun, free, and easy way to connect your pet to the world. (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 00:05:00 -0700)

Pet shelter rescues dogs
A local woman is helping with the rescue of dozens of dogs left homeless in an isolated area near Cochrane after their owner died recently in a fire. Kathy Jeanneault, owner of All Heart Pet Rescue in Powassan, has already taken in seven of the dogs.[...] (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 05:12:46 -0700)

Pet parrots stolen from Rayners Lane home
A BIRD loving doctor has been left heartbroken after his treasured pet parrots were stolen by burglars. (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 06:38:17 -0700)

Coastal Pet Rescue Pet-a-Palooza
Coastal Pet Rescue Presents Pet-a-Palooza (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 07:28:20 -0700)

Pet shelter rescues dogs
A local woman is helping with the rescue of dozens of dogs left homeless in an isolated area near Cochrane after their owner died recently in a fire. Kathy Jeanneault, owner of All Heart Pet Rescue in Powassan, has already taken in seven of the dogs.[...] (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 13:27:47 -0700)

Astoria pet shop fire upsets PETA
A May 31 fire at U.S. Pet Discounts in Astoria has prompted People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals to demand the store stop selling pets. (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 19:56:27 -0700)

Pet shop owner worries about stolen puppies
Two puppies, an 8-week old female cockalier and a 10-week-old male mini-dachshund, were missing, along with some cash, from Family Pet and Aquarium at 379 Amherst St. in Nashua. (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 21:16:37 -0700)

Pet photos taken Saturday for BH-FP online pet contest
As part of the contest, Linda Simmons with Simply Pictures will be at All Creatures, 1661 E. Mt. Gilead Road in Bolivar, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to take pet photos. Picture packages will be available for purchase, and Simmons will upload your pets photo for the contest. (Mon, 14 Jun 2010 22:14:03 -0700)

Leading Pet Health Insurer Reveals 2010's Top 10 Most Unusual Pet Names
Shakespeare once famously asked "What's in a name?" When it comes to pet names, the answer is puns, pop culture references, and a little bit of poop. For the third year running, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. , the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, is saluting those four-legged friends with names of a truly unforgettable nature. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 06:00:00 -0700)

Is your pet patriotic?
Share your pet's love of country and of fashion! Upload your photos here. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 10:26:32 -0700)

Take a pet to work June 25, help promote pet adoptions
Haven Humane Society is encouraging pet owners to join the nationwide effort to promote pet adoptions by taking their pet to work on June 25. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 10:34:17 -0700)

Pet Waste Removal Worker Finds $58 In Dog Poop
St. Louis Pet Waste Removal Worker Finds $58 Packed In Dog Poop, Returns It To Customer (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 11:12:15 -0700)

Pet waste removal worker finds $58 in dog poop
This is why your mother says to wash your hands after handling money: A St. Louis worker found $58 packed in dog poop. Steve Wilson works for DoodyCalls Pet Waste Removal. On a recent call, he noticed money sticking out from doggie doo. Wilson wasn't sure what to do, but eventually pulled out the bills, sanitized them, placed them in a plastic zip-locked bag and returned them to the customer ... (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 12:12:20 -0700)

Pet cemetery wont take any more burials
A pet cemetery at McDowell Dam will not be accepting any more animals. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 12:46:26 -0700)

Pet waste removal worker finds $58 in dog poop
This is why your mother says to wash your hands after handling money: A St. Louis worker found $58 -- packed in dog poop. Steve Wilson works for DoodyCalls Pet Waste Removal. On a recent call, he noticed money sticking out from doggie doo. Wilson wasn't sure what to do, but eventually pulled out the bills, sanitized them, placed them ... Feces - Dog - Shopping - Pets - Cats and Dogs (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 13:13:49 -0700)

Pet waste removal worker finds $58 in dog poop
ST. LOUIS (AP) - This is why your mother says to wash your hands after handling money: A St. Louis worker found $58 - packed in dog poop. Steve Wilson works for DoodyCalls Pet Waste Removal. On a recent call, he noticed money sticking out from doggie doo. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 13:26:28 -0700)

Pet waste removal worker finds $58 in dog poop
This is why your mother says to wash your hands after handling money: A St. Louis worker found $58 packed in dog poop. Steve Wilson works for DoodyCalls Pet Waste Removal. On a recent call, he noticed money sticking out from doggie doo. Wilson wasn't sure what to do, but eventually pulled out the bills, sanitized them, placed them in a plastic zip-locked bag and returned them to the customer ... (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 18:19:10 -0700)

Pet Stamp
ANIMAL LOVERS CAN NOW LITERALLY SEND A MESSAGE OF HOPE FOR SHELTER ANIMALS ACROSS THE COUNTRY. THE GLEN AUBREY POST OFFICE UNVEILED THE NEW ANIMAL RESCUE- ADOPT A SHELTER PET STAMP- AT SPEAK ANIMAL HOSPITAL AND CAT SANCTUARY. THE STAMP IS NOW AVAILABLE AT A POST OFFICE NEAR YOU, AND IS AIMED AT RAISING AWARENESS ABOUT THE NEED TO FIND GOOD HOMES FOR ANIMALS WHO WIND UP IN SHELTERS. "Give people ... (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 18:51:12 -0700)

Pet Owner: Garland Dumped Dog Without Permission
Garland resident Maria Romero's husband was bitten after a neighbor's pit-bull attacked and killed the two's 7-year-old dachshund Canela. That bite caused the two to take their dog to the Garland Animal Shelter to be checked for rabies, to be sure the bite was not rabid. The two say the shelter disposed of the dog without listening to the couple's wish to cremate their pet. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 20:58:03 -0700)

Pet store animals taken to McKamey after months of complaints
An employee's complaint that brought a state inspector and local animal welfare officials to a mall pet store Tuesday could mean $20,000 in fines and possible closure for the store, according to state officials. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 21:03:06 -0700)

Your pet can be in our parade!
E-mail a digital photo of your pet decked out in red, white and blue to tickets@dailytribune.com and put Pet Parade in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, your pets name, address and phone number. On July 4, we will feature all pets on our website in the Daily Tribunes 4th of July Pet Parade. Plus, some photos will be featured in the paper that day ... (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 21:09:13 -0700)

Pet of the week: Mandy loves to play
Pet: Meet Mandy, a five-year-old shepherd mix who needs a forever family. She is very friendly and loves to play. Mandy already has begun her education with Michigan Humane Society's Canine Personal Trainers. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 22:01:48 -0700)

Pet photos taken Saturday for BH-FP online pet contest
As part of the contest, Linda Simmons with Simply Pictures will be at All Creatures, 1661 E. Mt. Gilead Road in Bolivar, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to take pet photos. Picture packages will be available for purchase, and Simmons will upload your pets photo for the contest. (Tue, 15 Jun 2010 22:12:43 -0700)

Pet Pointers: Traveling with your pets
A new survey of pet parents found more people are taking their pets along when they travel. Today I'll tell you more about traveling with your pet in this edition of Pet Pointers. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 02:20:31 -0700)

Your pet can be in our parade!
E-mail a digital photo of your pet decked out in red, white and blue to tickets@dailytribune.com and put Pet Parade in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, your pet's name, address and phone number. On July 4, we will feature all pets on our website in the Daily Tribune's 4th of July Pet Parade. Plus, some photos will be featured in the paper that day ... (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 03:08:47 -0700)

Pet treatments could cause burns
TUCSON - We have enough to worry about when it comes to our pets and the hot summer weather. But there's another growing concern and that's some so-called *spot-on* flea and tick treatments you apply to your pet. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 03:59:31 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Amelia
Pet of the Week (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 07:27:06 -0700)

Pet Company Conditions Could Have "Baked Brains"
The Department of Agriculture and McKamey say the Pet Company had unlivable conditions for animals. The Department of Agriculture claims the animals were in 85 degree heat while in their cages. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 09:24:36 -0700)

Pet Of The Week: Henry The Kitten
The Harlingen Humane Society is featuring a kitten named Henry during this week's Pet of the Week segment. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 09:37:55 -0700)

Your pet can be in our parade!
E-mail a digital photo of your pet decked out in red, white and blue to tickets@macombdaily.com and put Pet Parade in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, your pets name, address and phone number. On July 4, we will feature all pets on our website in the Macomb Daily's 4th of July Pet Parade. Plus, some photos will be featured in the paper that day. Photos ... (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 12:59:34 -0700)

Pet boutique to open in the Landings in Columbus
A new pet boutique is set to open in Columbus Saturday. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 14:07:19 -0700)

Pinellas pet waste problem gets grant to study problem
Pet waste has become a problem for two Pinellas County neighborhoods. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 15:06:08 -0700)

Your pet can be in our parade!
E-mail a digital photo of your pet decked out in red, white and blue to tickets@dailytribune.com and put Pet Parade in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, your pet's name, address and phone number. On July 4, we will feature all pets on our website in the Daily Tribune's 4th of July Pet Parade. Plus, some photos will be featured in the paper that day ... (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 15:54:42 -0700)

Pet boutique to open at the Landings
A new pet boutique is set to open at the Landings in Columbus Saturday. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 19:40:54 -0700)

Pet adoption events scheduled Saturday
LAS CRUCES -- The Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley will conduct pet adoption events at two sites Saturday. (Wed, 16 Jun 2010 22:17:19 -0700)

Pinellas pet waste problem gets grant to study problem
Pet waste has become a problem for two Pinellas County neighborhoods. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 03:36:07 -0700)

Pet Store Whistleblower Describes 'Pitiful' Dogs and Public Deception
What one former worker at The Pet Company saw still haunts her. "I think it's so pitiful it makes me want to cry. No dog should have to live walking in its own fecal matter. It's disgusting and i'ts wrong," the young woman says. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 06:09:55 -0700)

The pet dog that started to puke after swallowing a 'family of cats'!
A pet owner who took her dog to a vet after it refused to eat and started vomiting, was left amazed when the face of a cat was seen on the X-ray. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 07:36:58 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Lulu
This week's Pet of the Week is Lulu, a member of the Novack family of Boxford. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 09:47:12 -0700)

Pet sitter finds Chatham home ransacked
A pet sitter discovered a burglary June 11 at a house on Girard Avenue. Police said she had come over to take care of pets around 7:30 p.m. when she noticed the house had been ransacked. According to police, a... (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 13:21:07 -0700)

Pet of the week
Calypso is this weeks Pet of the Week. She is a yellow tabby, spayed female shorthair, basic shots and house trained. Very shy, but when she has time to adjust, she will make a fine companion..If you are interested in having Calypso or one of her friends at the SEK Humane Society join your family, you can visit sekhs.org or petfinder.com. You may also visit the SEK Humane Society, located 2 1 ... (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 21:44:09 -0700)

Pet shop offers 'chips to go
A pet shop has expanded its offer with the launch of a mobile microchipping service and one to one dog training sessions. (Thu, 17 Jun 2010 23:09:05 -0700)

Grammar Pet Peeves: HuffPost Readers Pick The Worst Grammar, Spelling, Punctuation, And Malapropism Mistakes Ever ...
Grammar pet peeves seem to get as big a rise out of the HuffPost community as the off the wall comments of Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh. We've collected your favorites (or should we say those you find most irritating?) from the comments sections of various grammar-related posts, the corrections you've sent in and from responses on Facebook and Twitter. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 05:27:44 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Taylor
Our Pet of the Week is Taylor. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 06:27:11 -0700)

Pet projects
A pet vaccination clinic will be held June 19 at four Winn-Dixie stores beginning at 8:30-9:30 a.m. at 947 Amelia Plaza in Fernandina Beach; 10:30 a.m.-noon at 96076 Lofton Square Blvd. in Yulee; 1-2 p.m. at 550969 US 1 in Hilliard; and 3-5 p.m. at 450078 SR 200 in Callahan. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 07:14:12 -0700)

Pet cat saved owners' lives as fire broke out in kitchen
A PET cat saved its owners' lives by waking them up while a fire tore through their house. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 07:44:07 -0700)

Pekin pet food pantry re-opens
Some pet owners are being forced to give up their animals because they can't afford to feed them. But a Pekin woman is doing something about that. As News 25's Marc Strauss reports, she's survived a tough economy and much more. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 12:12:05 -0700)

Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc. Announces a Voluntary Recall of Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food ...
Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc., of Pacoima, CA, announces a voluntary recall of Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food with the "Best By" date of June 17, 2011, in 5-lb. and 28-lb. bags because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 12:41:00 -0700)

Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc. announces a voluntary recall of Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food ...
Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc., of Pacoima, CA, announces a voluntary recall of Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food with the Best By date of June 17, 2011, in 5-lb. and 28-lb. bags because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to date. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 14:36:05 -0700)

Pet of the Week Buttercup
This weeks Coins 4 Critters Pet of the Week is a litter of three kittens. Pictured is Buttercup. Litter mates Scamper and Felix are also available for adoption. (Fri, 18 Jun 2010 20:54:09 -0700)

Dog-tired of your pet's look? Try a doggie dye job
Walking into Ruowen Pet Spa is like entering a doggie Halloween costume contest. There's turtle-dog, zebra-dog, Spider-Man-dog, tiger-dog and even panda-dog. (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 00:14:06 -0700)

Pet projects
A pet vaccination clinic will be held June 19 at four Winn-Dixie stores beginning at 8:30-9:30 a.m. at 947 Amelia Plaza in Fernandina Beach; 10:30 a.m.-noon at 96076 Lofton Square Blvd. in Yulee; 1-2 p.m. at 550969 US 1 in Hilliard; and 3-5 p.m. at 450078 SR 200 in Callahan. (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 05:14:11 -0700)

Pet of the Week 6/19/10
The Valley Humane Societys featured pet this week is Blue, a 1-year-old neutered male border collie-mix. Blue has one blue eye and one brown eye. He is friendly with people and other dogs, but afraid of cats. He is housebroken and likes to walk with a leash. His shots are current, too. The societys shelter is located on Trekell Road just north of Interstate 8. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m ... (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 12:52:40 -0700)

Pet shot clinc at Collett Park
Organizers from the Trap Neuter Return program held a pet shot clinic today at Collett Park in Terre Haute. (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 15:26:59 -0700)

PET OF THE DAY
Brittney, a 2-year-old female pit bull terrier mix, is the featured pet of the day for the Humane So (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 19:02:11 -0700)

Pet Briefs
On Friday, businesses around the world will invite canine friends to join their owners in the workplace.If allowed, Pet Helpers asks you to bring your pup to work, and support local animals in need. (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 21:24:37 -0700)

Pet of the Week 6/19/10
The Valley Humane Societys featured pet this week is Blue, a 1-year-old neutered male border collie-mix. Blue has one blue eye and one brown eye. He is friendly with people and other dogs, but afraid of cats. He is housebroken and likes to walk with a leash. His shots are current, too. The societys shelter is located on Trekell Road just north of Interstate 8. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m ... (Sat, 19 Jun 2010 22:24:19 -0700)

Fall Pet Expo will give animal owners, lovers avenue to learn about services
Pet lovers in Quincy may be surprised at how many activities and services are available to them -- and their pets. The second annual Great River Pet Expo will take place Sept. 25 at the Oakley-Lindsay Center in Quincy from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is just $3 for adults. (Sun, 20 Jun 2010 00:04:46 -0700)

Your pet can be in our parade!
E-mail a digital photo of your pet decked out in red, white and blue to tickets@dailytribune.com and put Pet Parade in the subject line. Be sure to include your name, your pet's name, address and phone number. On July 4, we will feature all pets on our website in the Daily Tribune's 4th of July Pet Parade. Plus, some photos will be featured in the paper that day ... (Sun, 20 Jun 2010 03:07:30 -0700)

1 2 Next


 

Home | Links | Sitemap
Copyright © PetsComeHere.com. All rights reserved.