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Pet husky Heather put down on television... to show benefits of at-home euthanasia
Owner Janis Olsen invited WCCO-TV into her house in Minneapolis to witness the death of her 17-year-old husky Heather. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 02:48:21 -0700)

Pet of the Week
Pet: Meet Kandy! At just 5 pounds, this Labrador mix is two months old and has quite a bit of growing to do. Kandy has lots of energy and would love a new friend to play with. Come meet him at the Michigan Humane Society's Rochester Hills Center for Animal Care today. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 04:49:07 -0700)

BISSELL and Petfinder.com Foundation Join Paws to Support Pet Adoption in 2011
As the pet industry's top dogs gather in Orlando, Fla. for Global Pet Expo, BISSELL Homecare Inc., a longtime sponsor and advocate for pet adoption, announces that it will continue to support the pet community in 2011 through a series of grants to the Petfinder.com Foundation, a 501 organization that works to end the euthanasia of adoptable pets by providing resources and support services to ... (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 07:05:00 -0700)

The oneCARE Company to Launch Purina ProCare™ Products, Provide Smart Innovating Pet Care
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bringing home a new pet is an exciting time and most pet owners want only the very best for the newest member of the family. To make sure the experience is a good one, The oneCARE Company has teamed up with Purina to launch a new line of products: Purina ProCare™. The line, designed to make pet care easier, will be unveiled at this year’s Global Pet Expo and includes ... (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 10:15:00 -0700)

Pet Paw-see releases April schedule
Following is Pet Paw-See's schedule for April. All events take place at Petco in the Marketplace in Great Falls. - April 2: Pet Paw-See Adoptathon for homeless cats needing good homes from 1:00 to 4:00. Pictures with the Easter Bunny, for area pet owners and their pets, from 11:00 to 2:00. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 10:46:36 -0700)

Pepsi Develops Renewable PET
The new bottle is made of fully renewable resources enabling the company to significantly reduced carbon footprint. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 12:30:02 -0700)

Parade Pet Survival Guide
When the body senses a stressor, it acts to protect itself. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 13:15:29 -0700)

Chicagoland Family Pet Expo 2011 Kicks Off This Weekend
On summer days, Chicagoland's Arlington Park displays beautiful thoroughbreds, sporting smooth coats of auburn and chestnut. On March 18 - 20, however, the animals on display at Arlington Park will be of a more domestic variety. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 13:33:50 -0700)

Pet funeral industry undergoing major changes
LOS ANGELES — Her 14-year-old dog Mico had lung cancer, and Coleen A. Ellis knew she was taking her to the vet for the last time. (Wed, 16 Mar 2011 23:06:24 -0700)

Pet Travel Website Sees Huge Increase in Pet-Friendly Hotel Seekers During Spring Break
Pet Hotels of America, a premiere travel website designed to make travel easy for pet owners, is experiencing an upsurge in traffic during spring break. By providing a convenient way for visitors to find and reserve pet-friendly hotels, car rentals and airlines, it has made traveling with pets easier. The site also offers a growing list of kennels and dog hotels for those wanting to find ... (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 00:33:58 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Funny Mr. Peabody has won people's hearts
Mr. Peabody, this four-year-old Pomeranian, is looking for a significant other -- male or female -- must be loving, must be willing to carry him around, and must be willing to allow him to be the boss (just kidding about the last part). (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 02:05:17 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 03:38:47 -0700)

Kimberly Garrison: Pet owners should get fat cats & dogs in shape
MANY OF YOU are likely familiar with the provocative TLC reality show "Honey, We're Killing the Kids," a series that illustrates the consequences our children suffer when bad parenting and lifestyle habits get out of control. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 04:18:30 -0700)

Pet Travel Website Sees Huge Increase in Pet-Friendly Hotel Seekers During Spring Break
Pet Hotels of America, a premiere travel website designed to make travel easy for pet owners, is experiencing an upsurge in traffic during spring break. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 06:00:00 -0700)

EvoMouse Pet Offers Multitouch Control, Looks Like a Cute Dog [PICS ]
Meet evoMouse Pet, a dog-shaped device that turns any surface into a touchpad. Tracking your fingers, it lets you do anything a regular mouse can do, and then some. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 06:32:16 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys write first ballet
British electro-pop duo the Pet Shop Boys have turned their talents to ballet for the first time, setting Danish author Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale "The Most Incredible Thing" to music. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 07:16:54 -0700)

Pet's Best Friend - Don't let your shedding pet get your allergy dander up
There is so much evidence proving the medical benefits of owning a pet, but there is one thing that gets in the way of all those positive perks -- allergies. Approximately 10 per cent of the population is affected by pet allergies. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 09:02:51 -0700)

VIDEO: Pet Shop Boys produce ballet
Pet Shop Boys front man Neil Tennant talks about writing the score for the Saddlers Wells ballet, The Most Incredible Thing. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 09:54:04 -0700)

CVS hit by lower pet spending
Reduced spending by pet owners and greater online competition has hit veterinary practices owner CVS Group. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 11:10:00 -0700)

Pet rescue organization faces shutdown due to lack of funding
A pet rescue organization is asking for your help. If they don't raise $70,000 by May, hundreds of dogs could be put down. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 14:12:00 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys write first ballet
British electro-pop duo the Pet Shop Boys have turned their talents to ballet for the first time, setting Danish author Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale "The Most Incredible Thing" to music. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 14:12:15 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys write ballet
Electro-pop duo the Pet Shop Boys have turned their talents to ballet for the first time, setting Danish author Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale "The Most Incredible Thing" to music. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 16:20:53 -0700)

Dangerous parasite found in pet kinkajous
ATLANTA, March 17 (UPI) -- The kinkajou, a mammal native to the South America sometimes kept as a pet, has been found to harbor a parasite that can be fatal, U.S. officials warn. (Thu, 17 Mar 2011 19:03:51 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 02:32:42 -0700)

Pet of the Week Rachet
Meet our Pet of the Week Rachet. He's a 4-year-old brown Black Mouth Cur who's up for adoption at the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 05:20:56 -0700)

Beware of insurance pet peeves
DOGGONE it! Your pet's sick and suddenly insurance seems like a pretty good idea - but be sure to read the fine print. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 06:00:00 -0700)

Pet Food Tax Has Pet Owners and Pet Food Manufacturers Barking Mad
SALEM, OR--(Marketwire - 03/18/11) - "Don't tax my kibble to pay for your bit!" -- That's the message a group of concerned pet owners and pet food manufacturers are hoping will resonate with legislators this Monday, when the Oregon House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee considers a bill that would impose a statewide tax to sell pet food. Revenue raised from HB 2120 would fund disease ... (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 11:47:00 -0700)

Risky Raccoon Roundworms Found In Pet Kinkajous
An intestinal worm that is common in raccoons has now been found in pet kinkajous. The worm eggs can be passed from animals to humans and cause serious infections, especially in children. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 12:54:43 -0700)

Japan pet relief extended until Sunday
SANTA ANA - A local dog club and pet charity that has partnered with Orange County businesses to help provide relief to Japan 's pets following the deadly earthquake has extended the countywide collection due to overwhelming support.Fri, 18 Mar 2011 14:05:06 -0700)

Rodent of the Week: A wearable, portable PET scanner for rats
Any devoted reader of the Rodent of the Week knows by now how much science depends on our furry friends. Without them, we would know next to nothing. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 14:29:58 -0700)

Pet cat, duck victims of blow-dart attacks
Pet cat, duck victims of blow-dart attacks By Jason bergreen The Salt Lake Tribune Published Mar 18, 2011 05:55PM MDT Salem police are investigating the death of a family pet and the maiming of a city pond duck that were found shot with 4-inch darts from a blowgun Friday morning. Sgt. Brad Bishop said a cat was shot in the side and died on the owner’s property near 200 West and 300 South. The ... (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 17:06:41 -0700)

Pet of the week, west county
The west county pet of the week is a loving 9-year-old horse named Holly. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 17:37:00 -0700)

Dog poop big business for Pet Butler
Dog poop is big business for Pet Butler, which recently acquired the clients of the Poop Marshal. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 17:50:41 -0700)

Pet Pantry of Michigan in Muskegon says donations of pet food and supplied needed
Supplies are running low at the Pet Pantry of Michigan, a nonprofit organization that provides pet food and supplies free to low-income people in the Muskegon area. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 20:46:31 -0700)

Pet cat, duck are victims of blowgun attacks
Pet cat, duck are victims of blowgun attacks By Jason bergreen The Salt Lake Tribune Published Mar 18, 2011 05:55PM MDT Salem police are investigating the death of a pet and the maiming of a city pond duck that were found shot with 4-inch darts from a blowgun Friday morning. Sgt. Brad Bishop said a cat was shot in the side and died on the owner’s property near 200 West and 300 South. The owner ... (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 20:52:17 -0700)

Pet Points: Crossing the Rainbow Bridge
When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. There is plenty of food, water and sunshine, and our friends are warm and comfortable ... This is the beginning of a poem by an unknown author who describes the passing of a pet. (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 21:11:13 -0700)

Pet cat, duck are victims of blowgun attacks
Pet cat, duck are victims of blowgun attacks By Jason bergreen The Salt Lake Tribune Published Mar 18, 2011 05:55PM MDT Salem police are investigating the death of a pet and the maiming of a city pond duck that were found shot with 4-inch darts from a blowgun Friday morning. Sgt. Brad Bishop said a cat was shot in the side and died on the owner’s property near 200 West and 300 South. The owner ... (Fri, 18 Mar 2011 21:36:29 -0700)

Pet Vet: What does AAHA mean for you?
Animal hospital, veterinary clinics and pet centers are all different names and can indicate different styles of practice. But can those names also tell if the practice conforms to professional veterinary standards? (Sat, 19 Mar 2011 07:44:08 -0700)

Pet Rescue Groups Unite For Japan's Furry Friends
Welfare groups join forces to find animals separated from their owners in devastating earthquake, tsunami PHOTOS: Japan's Four-Legged Survivors Finding Faith in Japan Crisis (Sat, 19 Mar 2011 10:05:37 -0700)

R.I. firm takes bite out of pet food market here
When one pet-food business rolled over, a rival firm sat up and barked.Super-Dog Pet Food's demise here has prompted Rhode Island-based Pet Food Experts to come to Lancaster to fill the void.Pet Food Experts is opening a distribution center at 180 Greenfield Road, a complex that once housed a major ... (Sat, 19 Mar 2011 21:06:36 -0700)

Pet Expo Show & Sale planned at Eastwood
Staff report NILES The Northeast Ohio Pet Expo Show & Sale at the Eastwood Expo Center, 5555 (Sat, 19 Mar 2011 21:19:52 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Sun, 20 Mar 2011 02:31:27 -0700)

Pet Adoption Event in Sacramento March 24th
North Shore Animal League Americas Tour For Life 2011, a groundbreaking national tour geared to promoting shelter pet adoptions will arrive in Sacramento (Sun, 20 Mar 2011 07:26:44 -0700)

Pet pantry in Simi Valley fills gap
A free pet pantry is now available Sundays, 10-11 a.m., at Ventura County Animal Services, Simi Valley. (Sun, 20 Mar 2011 19:34:00 -0700)

PET/CT— Two views can be better than one
When your doctor needs a clearer image of what's happening inside your body than an individual PET or CT scan can provide, a combination PET/CT scan could be the right choice. (Sun, 20 Mar 2011 22:00:00 -0700)

Pet funeral rules growing along with industry
Her 14-year-old dog Mico had lung cancer, and Coleen A. Ellis knew she was taking her to the vet for the last time. She watched as the vet started to put the terrier schnauzer's body in a garbage bag. "I couldn't just walk out of there with a leash and a collar," she said. Ellis took Mico's body home instead. (Mon, 21 Mar 2011 00:06:08 -0700)

Trupanion Pet Insurance Covers Congenital Eye Conditions
Hereditary and congenital eye conditions are not typically covered by pet insurance providers, as they are by definition present at birth. Trupanion, North Americas fastest-growing pet insurance provider, is one of the few providers that will not automatically dismiss these conditions as pre-existing. Trupanions policy states that as long as the pet had full policy coverage before the first... (Mon, 21 Mar 2011 09:58:29 -0700)

Pooch pop? Bird bras? The wackiest new pet products
Ostensibly a showcase for the latest fads in pet health, the Global Pet Expo is also a stage for the whimsical and wacky. Learn about the bizarre new items for dogs, cats, fish and even chickens. (Mon, 21 Mar 2011 12:20:30 -0700)

Pet disco party returns to McGorlick Park on Sunday
— Meredith Delisomdeliso@cnglocal.com... (Mon, 21 Mar 2011 15:02:39 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys' 'Most Incredible' Ballet
They have been filling dance-floors for nearly 30 years and now the Pet Shop Boys are hoping to pack out the world's number one dance venue. (Mon, 21 Mar 2011 18:32:37 -0700)

Petsitting.com Partners with Bark Busters and G'day! Pet Care
Petsitting.com, a company that connects busy pet owners with professional pet care service providers, has partnered with Bark Busters Home Dog Training and G'day! Pet Care. (PRWeb March 22, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/3/prweb8224356.htm (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 00:38:51 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys launch first ballet
THE Pet Shop Boys want  pop music to be "crazier" ... so they're launching their first ballet. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 01:01:48 -0700)

Pet Owners More Likely to Stray
New national survey finds that pet owners are more likely cheat on their partners. (PRWeb March 22, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/cheating/pets/prweb5183764.htm (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 02:44:33 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 02:48:25 -0700)

Pet Tortoise Sparks Apartment Fire
A troublemaking pet tortoise escaped from his terrarium in a New York bedroom and wound up sparking a fast-moving blaze that wiped out a family's apartment and injured a firefighter and three cops, the New York Post reported Tuesday. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 05:02:50 -0700)

Wendy Diamond: Spring Cleaning to Make Your Home Pet Friendly
Dog and cat parents are known to disagree at times, but one thing America's dog and cat parents can agree on is that having a pet affects the way you design, clean and function in your home. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:09:58 -0700)

Pet Owners More Likely to Stray
New national survey finds that pet owners are more likely cheat on their partners. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:35:00 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Meet Clara Belle!
BILLINGS - Meet Clara Belle, this week's Pet of the Week! Clara Belle is fun and loving four-year-old feline. Not only does she have a unique and unusual hair color -- dilute tortoise shell -- she is also a polydactyl. That means she has more toes than a normal cat on her front feet! (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:49:28 -0700)

Pet projects face cuts, Key warns
The Government's coalition partners have been warned their pet projects will not be exempt from the drive for savings in this year's Budget, with funding for the Act Party's taskforce and Maori Party's Whanau Ora scheme under review.Prime... (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 10:20:20 -0700)

Pet tortoise blamed for fire
NEW YORK, March 22 (UPI) -- A large pet tortoise that managed to escape from its tank and tip it over caused a fire that gutted a New York family's apartment, fire investigators said. (Tue, 22 Mar 2011 16:49:05 -0700)

Pet Pointers: Spring cleaning dangers for pets
This time of year many of us are busy with spring cleaning but there are a few potential dangers to your pets to be aware of as we clear out the cobwebs. Today we'll talk about a few common household hazards in this edition of Pet Pointers. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 02:07:50 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 03:13:37 -0700)

Pet Talk: A deadly parasite in your pet
In Wednesday's Pet Talk, Dr. Jen Klabunde with Northwood Animal Hospital in Grand Traverse County talked about hookworms and how you can prevent them in your dog or cat. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 04:43:36 -0700)

Best New Pet Products: Dog Treadmill, Cam
More than 800 exhibitors came to the Global Pet Expo, and thousands of new pet products were introduced. Veterinarian Marty Becker visited 'Good Morning America' to talk about his favorites. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 05:30:46 -0700)

Pet Shop Boys launch first ballet
Critics give their verdict on the Pet Shop Boys' first foray into ballet, a dance work based on Hans Christian Andersen's story The Most Incredible Thing. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 05:35:00 -0700)

Sports Heroes Launching Major St. Louis Pet-Adoption Billboard and PSA Campaign Today
St. Louis Blues star David Backes and White Sox pitcher (and St. Louis resident) Mark Buehrle have a message for the citizens of St. Louis: adopt a shelter pet. Mark and Jamie Buehrle and David and Kelly Backes have partnered with Adopt-a-Pet.com, North America’s largest non-profit pet adoption web service, for a public service campaign launching today in the greater St. Louis area. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 10:00:00 -0700)

Pet disco party returns to McGorlick Park on Sunday
Now here’s an event that’s for the dogs.On March 27, McGorlick Park will turn into a pet party when animal activist collective Love Your Pet! hosts an outdoor disco for our four-legged friends.Emeline Rouvre threw the party, amusingly called Yes Disco Pet, You Can Boogie, in... (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 16:07:29 -0700)

Pet Owners Favouring Organic And Natural Options
Increasing numbers of pet owners are paying more attention to what they are feeding their dogs, cats and horses, with many turning to organic, natural and herbal alternatives. (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 19:18:52 -0700)

Rummage sale to aid Pet Rescue by Judy
From Pet Rescue by Judy: A rummage sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at Pet Rescue by Judy’s new, but not yet operating, shelter and low-cost spay and neuter clinic at 401 Laurel Ave., Sanford. The sale will include clothes, housewares, pet items and tools. To donate, send an e-mail [...] (Wed, 23 Mar 2011 22:05:04 -0700)

Pet Trend & Style Forecast: Expert Forecasts Trends to Watch
Pet industry insider and trend spotter Cynthia Waldenmaier releases her forecast on what’s hip for hounds at the Dog Park. Pet Staycations? Haberdashery Chic? There are $50,000,000,000 reasons to pay attention to her predictions: Pet Industry spending is projected to top $50 billion this year. (PRWeb March 24, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/03 ... (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 00:20:12 -0700)

Pet oxygen masks arrive
The North Platte Telegraph Fido and Fluffy now have a fighting chance to survive a house fire, thanks to Paws-itive Partners and the Westfield Small Animal Clinic. (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 02:39:46 -0700)

Pet-Friendly Hotels and Travel Website Hires Southern California Public Relations Firm
Pet Hotels of America, a prominent travel website featuring pet-friendly hotels and hotels for pets, has retained Porter Public Relations to help build its brand. Pet Hotels of America has the most comprehensive listing of pet-friendly travel resources with reservation capabilities online. (PRWeb March 24, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/3 ... (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 02:44:32 -0700)

Pet clinic offers free testing
The Pet Adoption and Welfare Society of Carteret County will hold a free Test Your Pet clinic to test cats for feline leukemia and other viruses. The clinic will be held March 26 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. PAWS and Marley Fund will be testing the... (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 04:12:28 -0700)

Pet Trend & Style Forecast: Expert Forecasts Trends to Watch
Pet industry insider and trend spotter Cynthia Waldenmaier releases her forecast on what’s hip for hounds at the Dog Park. Pet Staycations? Haberdashery Chic? There are $50,000,000,000 reasons to pay attention to her predictions: Pet Industry spending is projected to top $50 billion this year. (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 06:01:00 -0700)

Pet Pig Gets Facelift
Boris, a 3-year-old pet pig who hails from Rosewater, Australia, is about to get a brow lift – and it’s not for cosmetic reasons, the Portside Messenger reported. (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 07:29:54 -0700)

Pet's Best Friend - You're treading on a minefield buying a pet online
A recent article in the Windsor Star has quickly raised awareness about the online pet industry, and with the Calgary Humane Society driving the campaign, light is finally being shed on the risks that accompany purchasing a pet online. (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 07:34:05 -0700)

What to know about pet insurance
One glance down the pet supplies aisle and it’s clear — we love our four-legged friends. (Thu, 24 Mar 2011 21:05:25 -0700)

Pet Calendar
SATURDAY ADOPTIONS 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. -- TVAR; Pleasanton Farmer's Market, First and West Angela streets, Pleasanton; dogs/cats. (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 00:14:49 -0700)

Pet of the Week Cashew
Cashew is a lovely, soft gray and white shorthair. She still has lots of kitten sweetness and lots of personality! (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 04:08:30 -0700)

Pet Lions? Dangerous Subculture Questioned
New documentary follows Terry Brumfield and his quest to keep four lions, one of which got loose and attacked cars on an Ohio freeway. (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 07:08:07 -0700)

40,000 pounds of pet food heading to Japan
LAKE FOREST - The nearly 40,000 pounds of pet food and supplies gathered by a local dog club in a grass-roots effort will be set for shipment to the pets of quake-ravaged Japan on Monday.Brandi and Stephen Terry, founders of the Newport Beach-based Desperate Paws who partnered with World Vets... (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 12:37:00 -0700)

Pet Tales: Free eye exams set for service animals
Some dogs lead their partners, serving as the "eyes" of people who cannot see. The eyes of those dogs are especially precious, so they receive free eye examinations in May. (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 21:40:42 -0700)

Pet tales
"Pet Tales" is your chance to tell us, in your own words, how you met your pet. This week it's Flagler Beach resident Kristi Medlin's turn. (Fri, 25 Mar 2011 22:09:05 -0700)

Pet Vet: Physical Rehabilitation
We are all prone to injury, and part of the healing process can involve physical therapy. Now, there are new ways that same therapy is helping pets conquer their health problems. (Sat, 26 Mar 2011 06:29:08 -0700)

Pet of the week
Pet: Meet the magnificent Maxwell. Weighing in at 37 pounds, this year-old beagle is fully grown. Active and friendly, Maxwell loves to play and is looking for someone who can give him the love and attention he deserves. (Sat, 26 Mar 2011 08:36:24 -0700)

Pet Refuge hosts 26th Annual Auction
The Pet Refuge held their 26th Annual Auction at the Hilton Garden Inn in Roseland Saturday night. (Sat, 26 Mar 2011 18:59:08 -0700)

Low-cost pet spaying and neutering available
A local animal-advocacy group and Volusia County continue offering cheaper ways for pet owners to vaccinate and spay or neuter their pets in April. (Sat, 26 Mar 2011 22:13:02 -0700)

Pet parade: On animal and human rescues
By AL SWANSON As aftershocks and danger from the March 11 earthquake continue to rock Japan, animal welfare organizations have moved to help displaced pets. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 02:30:51 -0700)

Proposed pet food plant in E. Ind. draws concerns
UNION CITY, Ind. -- A proposal to build a pet food flavoring plant in eastern Indiana is raising a stink among residents. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 09:25:19 -0700)

Nonprofit, city of Oxnard to hold Furry Pet Fair
From pet sitting to affordable spay and neuter services, the Furry Pet Fair in Oxnard will feature a range of resources for pet owners while raising awareness of the estimated 8,000 unwanted cats and dogs that are euthanized in the area each year. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 17:19:00 -0700)

Proposed pet food plant in E. Ind. draws concerns
UNION CITY, Ind. -- A proposal to build a pet food flavoring plant in eastern Indiana is raising a stink among residents. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 19:18:14 -0700)

8 healthy reasons to own a pet
Looking for a holistic way to reduce stress, cholesterol and obesity? Get a pet. Statistics show that 62 per cent of American households own a pet. According to a national survey, most pet owners say companionship, love, company and affection are the No. 1 benefits to owning a pet. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 21:04:38 -0700)

Pet-proof your home
Does your dog get lonely when everyone leaves the house? Does he or she express anger by ripping your furniture to shreds or going to the potty in inappropriate places? (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 21:13:58 -0700)

Japan's pet survivors face post-tsunami struggle
Hungry, hurt and separated from owners who are either dead or in evacuation centres, hundreds of family pets are struggling to survive in the desolation of Japan's tsunami-ravaged northeast coast. (Sun, 27 Mar 2011 23:15:05 -0700)

Pet obesity a growing concern
Pet obesity a growing concern By Alicia Greenleigh The Salt Lake Tribune Published Mar 27, 2011 05:11PM MDT It started with a few extra snacks between meals, but it wasn’t long before little 7-year-old Tooly got so plump, she couldn’t make it up and down the stairs. That’s when Kathy Olympia knew it was time to put her miniature dachshund on a diet. At her heaviest, Tooly weighed 18 pounds ... (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 00:15:40 -0700)

Pet shop searches for bonniest bunny
A HEXHAM pet shop is searching for Tynedale’s bonniest bunny – just in time for Easter. (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 03:32:55 -0700)

Pet Calendar
April 6 Open house: 5 p.m. April 6 at All Pets Hospital, 200 Read St., Lockport. New pet hospital offers “one stop” pet services, including traditional pet health care, doggie day care, pet behavior and training specialists, and products from The Happy Dog Barkery.April 16Super Dog egg hunt: 3:30 p.m. April 16 in the Bark Park at Commissioners Park, Sauk Trail and 80th Avenue in Frankfort. Dogs ... (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 09:16:01 -0700)

Introducing The Pet Wash -- The First Snap On/Snap Off Home Pet Wash System
The Pet Wash is a new, fun, convenient and inexpensive way to maintain your pets hygiene in the comfort of your own home. The Pet Wash System, available at the new easy to navigate website, is the perfect way to wash your pet. (PRWeb March 28, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/03/prweb4997854.htm (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:11:59 -0700)

Central Garden and Pet Signs Exclusive Agreement to Feature BioLargo Technology in Pet Products
LA MIRADA, CA--(Marketwire - March 28, 2011) - BioLargo, Inc. ( OTCBB : BLGO ) today announced that it has reached agreement with Central Garden & Pet Company ( NASDAQ : CENT ), the leading marketer and producer of premium pet supplies in the United States, to develop, produce and sell products that the parties believe will set the mark for delivering the pet industry's highest standards in ... (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 14:06:44 -0700)

Pet Airways, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Pet Airways, Inc. , the world's only airline designed specifically for the comfortable and safe transportation of pets, reported results for its fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2010. (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 15:19:00 -0700)

4 Your Pet: The Britney a breed for the active family
TUCSON - Today on "4 Your Pet," News 4 pet contributor Gerard Raneri discusses the life-changing process of picking a new pet. You are picking a new friend for the next ten years or more. (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 17:32:36 -0700)

4 Your Pet: The Brittany; A breed for the active family
TUCSON - Today on "4 Your Pet," News 4 pet contributor Gerard Raneri discusses the life-changing process of picking a new pet. You are picking a new friend for the next ten years or more. (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 17:47:18 -0700)

Introducing The Pet Wash -- The First Snap On/Snap Off Home Pet Wash System
The Pet Wash is a new, fun, convenient and inexpensive way to maintain your pets hygiene in the comfort of your own home. The Pet Wash System, available at the new easy to navigate website, is the perfect way to wash your pet. (Mon, 28 Mar 2011 18:00:00 -0700)

An Interview With Dara Foster, Pet Stylist
A former animal-care volunteer now dispenses advice on pet home furnishings, baking your own organic dog biscuits and dressing pets with style. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 03:45:34 -0700)

Pet Head Rocks Out With Backstage Artist Lounge
Pet Headâ¢, created by the founders of TIGI Bed Head, is now the exclusive Pet Grooming, Pet Accessories, Pet Toys, and Pet Apparel company for the Backstage Artist Lounge. Backstage Artist Lounge provides famous bands with a variety of sample products during their rock tours.  (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 04:50:00 -0700)

Losing a pet: What to tell the kids?
When a beloved pet passes away, parents are faced with a tough conversation that may raise even bigger questions about a child's own mortality and fear of abandonment. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 05:11:18 -0700)

Pet chickens banned in Winder
The Winder City Council has changed its mind and won't allow people to keep chickens and ducks in residential neighborhoods after all. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 05:24:01 -0700)

Pet Sitters International Assists with Japan Relief Efforts through Donation to World Vets
King, NC PSIThe Associated Press reports that thousands of cats and dogs across Japan are foraging for food and searching for their owners since the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that left the country in shambles. In response, the pet-sitting business owner members of Pet Sitters International PSI, the worlds largest association for professional pet sitters, are donating 3,800 to World... (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 09:43:59 -0700)

An Interview With Dara Foster, Pet Stylist
A former animal-care volunteer now dispenses advice on everything from pet home furnishings to baking your own organic dog biscuits. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 13:31:52 -0700)

Pet owners go on guard against suburban coyotes
The increasingly common varmint is prompting pet owners to take more precautions as coyotes range farther into the metro core. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 20:22:15 -0700)

Pet of the Week: Fiesta
Pet for adoption: Fiesta is people-oriented and loves attention. She would thrive as the only cat in the home, but is outgoing enough to do well with other felines. (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 21:00:28 -0700)

Few takers for pet insurance
Raj Kumar SharmaNew Delhi, Mar 30 (PTI) Despite a boom in pet care facilities in India, the concept of pet insurance has not become popular here due to unorganised nature of this sector, say experts.While pet insurance is hugely popular in the western countries, it is still relatively unknown in India, as insurance companies do not advertise about it and a large number of people do not get their ... (Tue, 29 Mar 2011 22:31:00 -0700)

Pet Pointers: Some plants can be dangerous for pets
If you are a pet parent who loves flowers and loves to garden be advised some popular plants can be dangerous to your pets. Today we'll learn more in this edition of Pet Pointers. (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 02:03:50 -0700)

Dog Expert Offers Pet Safety Advice
Dog trainer and pet behaviorist Jody Rosengarten has advice for pet owners when facing a potential health emergency, because it can never hurt a dog's human to be reminded of dangers particular to... (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 02:12:06 -0700)

Dog Expert Offers Pet Safety Advice
Dog trainer and pet behaviorist Jody Rosengarten has advice for pet owners when facing a potential health emergency, because it can never hurt a dog's human to be reminded of dangers particular to... (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 02:30:32 -0700)

Pet Of The Week
Meet, Topanga, the Pet of the Week from the Humane Society of Eastern Carolina. (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 06:00:50 -0700)

Pet of the week: Ditto
Pet: Meet Ditto! A delightful 7-year-old Collie, Ditto weighs a bit less than 70 pounds and has the energy of a dog half his age. Playful and friendly, Ditto loves being scratched behind the ears and gets along with dogs and cats of all ages. (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 06:20:30 -0700)

Center Pet to Send Medications and Several Other Items to Animals in Japan
Center Pet is helping to create a better and safer environment for the animals in Japan, who were injured and displaced by the tsunami and earthquake. Center Pet will be sending animal medications and supplies to the World Vets and HEART-Tokushima. (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 17:00:00 -0700)

Few takers for pet insurance
While pet insurance is hugely popular in the western countries, it is still relatively unknown in India, as insurance companies do not advertise about it and a large number of people do not get their pets registered. (Wed, 30 Mar 2011 21:43:12 -0700)

Pet for Adoption - Thursday, March 31
Martha is a 6 year old, spayed, red, chow mix. Martha was found as a stray and has an awesome underbite. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 03:18:54 -0700)

Caped intruder stabs pet spaniels
Police search for a caped intruders who stabbed two cocker spaniels with what police believe was a screwdriver at a house in Stockport. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 04:15:36 -0700)

Pet Industry Spending Expected to Exceed $50 Billion in 2011
The American Pet Products Association (APPA) Releases 2010 Pet Industry Spending Figures That Top $48 Billion and Forecasts Continued Growth Through 2011 (PRWeb March 31, 2011) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/3/prweb8252598.htm (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 05:11:55 -0700)

Pet subjects: Is my hamster lonely?
Vet Pete Wedderburn is our expert on the case (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 05:12:07 -0700)

Pet's Best Friend - Rawhide chews: cheap, tasty ... and deadly
They are one of the most commonly used dog chews, likely because of their low cost, and pet entertainment value. Most pet supply stores carry an abundance of rawhide chews that range in size, shape and colour. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 09:16:27 -0700)

'American Idol': What are your season 10 pet peeves?
As season 10 of American Idol continued last night, my biggest pet peeve of the season -- the increased involvement of family in the Idoldome... (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 09:50:53 -0700)

Pet adoption and education center set to open April 16
More than 2,000 pets are captured by local animal control officers each year in Crossville and Cumberland County. Of those, only 15 percent find their way back home or to a new loving family. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 10:18:29 -0700)

Pet of the Month: Xiao Bei the cat
      This month's Adoptable Pet from Jaiya's Animal Rescue [ more › ] (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 11:23:08 -0700)

Poisonous To Your Pet
Little known household items that can make your pet seriously ill or kill them.  What to do if your pet ingests any of these items. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 20:01:40 -0700)

Pet food proposal rejected
A Senate subcommittee Thursday shot down a bid to turn waste products from deer processing into a new revenue stream as pet food. (Thu, 31 Mar 2011 20:23:04 -0700)

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