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5 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

The cat's meow: Four-legged visitors invade North Augusta for show

Staff photo by Teddy Kulmala Monique Danielle prepares her cat, Preston, for a judging at the 20th annual Cattyshack Cat Club cat show. Staff photo by Teddy Kulmala Okie Dokie, and his owner Lydia Chapman, was one of more than 130 cats to take part in the 20th annual Cattyshack Cat Club cat show in North Augusta this weekend.


Related Topix: North Augusta, SC, Cats

6 hrs ago | IcStafford

National Pet Show: Chinchillas part of Small Furries zone

Experts on the care of animals - including chinchillas - will be on hand to advise on which pet suits your lifestyle A number of experts will be on hand to talk to visitors about animal care at Birmingham's National Pet Show. The new sister event to the London Pet Show will take place at the NEC on September 20 and 21. In the Small Furries zone - dedicated to rats, hamsters, rabbits and similar pets - talks will take place throughout the day on how to keep the creatures happy and healthy.


Related Topix: Chinchillas, Hamsters

10 hrs ago |

Nanny Needed For 3 Year Old

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14 hrs ago |

Family offers reward for return of pet cats

A FAMILY were left disappointed after they thought they had found one of their pet cats- only to discover the feline belonged to someone else. Louise Race and her family are desperately searching for three of their cats- Leo, Bess and George- who escaped from a cat pen in a garden in Hugenden Valley on August 15. Last Sunday they thought they had found Leo near the Harrow in Hughenden but when the cat's microchip was scanned it was discovered his name was Otis and he was reunited with his owners who had missed him for a month.


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14 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Waka Flocka's weed won't roll itself: 7 weird celebrity-employee tasks

The symbiotic relationship between celebrities and their personal assistants and employees is a storied one-and often, said stories involve personal errands, late-night phone calls, and a whole lot of crying while driving in the Valley during rush hour . Throw away your master's degrees, because the rapper decided to use Instagram to advertise a job as his personal blunt roller, with an annual salary of $50,000.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Guinea Pigs

15 hrs ago | The Star Press

Cruelty charges against owner of 632 pets

Cruelty charge filed against owner of 632 'pets' An animal cruelty charge has been filed against a Muncie man who had more than 600 "pets." Check out this story on Muncie Animal Shelter employees are busy trying to find homes for 700 animals confiscated from a North Granville Road storefront.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, North Granville, NY

17 hrs ago |

Pizza Hut in Australia under fire for promotion that offers free pet with pizza

Forget the salad- how about a side of hamster with your pizza? One Pizza Hut location in Mount Waverly, Australia was offering just that for an unauthorized promotion. The location- just south east of Melbourne- came under fire Sept.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Life, Food, Pizza, Startups, Facebook

18 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

Dogs Set to Rock Red Carpet For Gala Affair

PRLog - Sep. 16, 2014 - What do 70 dogs, two cats, and three ferrets have in common? On Saturday, September 20, 2014, these chic pets will join 120 glammed-out pet parents to rock the red carpet for Wigglebutts in need. Wigglebutt Warriors, the fundraising arm of Fidose of Reality , is proud to host the sold-out Wigglebutts Go Hollywoof Weekend in northern Virginia.


Related Topix: Ferrets, Sterling, VA, Delaplane, VA

23 hrs ago |

Free rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats in Annadale this weekend

Free rabies vaccinations to dogs and cats will be offered in Annadale this Saturday at the Blue Heron Nature Center, 222 Poillon Ave., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In New York City, rabies is commonly found in bats, raccoons and sometimes rats. Earlier this month, the city vaccinated raccoons in parts of Brooklyn and Queens using a bait carrying the oral rabies vaccine.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Dogs, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Staten-Island, NY

Mon Sep 15, 2014

South China Morning Post

Chinese authorities find almost 100 'man-killer' scorpions in parcels sent from Germany

According to the Southern Metropolis Daily , on September 4 staff from the inspection and quarantine bureau were examining a suspicious parcel sent from Germany when they discovered 46 live scorpions inside. Five days later, a similar parcel turned up, this one containing more than 50 anthropods.


Related Topix: Exotic Pets

Bangkok Post

Mr. Amazing is only 2.5 ...

Learning > Learning From News Weighing 11.6 ounces & only 2.5 inches tall, the 5-month-old puppy is "world's smallest Pomeranian" & only cost Paris Hilton $13,000. Weighing 11.6 ounces and only around 2.5 inches tall, the 5-month-old puppy has been called the world's smallest Pomeranian dog and only cost Paris Hilton $13,000.


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The Chronicle Herald

Enfield rider wins world championship at competition in Kentucky

Ashlee Wheaton of Enfield holds up her trophy and ribbon from the World Championship Horse Show in Lousville, Ky., last month. - Like many freshmen university students, Ashlee Wheaton sits in her cramped room at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish and thinks about the good friends she has left behind.


Related Topix: Xavier University, Louisville, KY, Horse


Toxic blue-green algae found in Tenmile Lakes

A health advisory is in effect for the Tenmile Lakes south of Reedsport after the Oregon Health Authority reported high levels of toxic blue-green algae in the water. The Oregon Health Authority said exposure can cause numbness, tingling and dizziness that can lead to difficulty breathing or heart problems.


Related Topix: Reedsport, OR, Guinea Pigs

This is The West Country

BRIAN May has visited Somerset before to show his opposition to the badger cull.

The Queen guitarist is a well-known opponent to the controversial culls and will be visiting Camp Badger with members of his Save Me Trust. A statement from the Trust and Mr May said: "It is fantastic that these people are out at night to patrol and take care of any wounded badgers.


Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, Dogs

Cowgirl Tough heads OSS for young Christoforou

Not many 12-year-olds own stakes winning horses, but given Emma Christoforou's family tree, it would be rather surprising if she didn't have an interest in horses having been around them from birth. The grade seven student from Moffat, Ontario, owns a number of Standardbreds, including Cowgirl Tough, a starter in Monday night's Ontario Sires Stakes Gold event for two-year-old pacing fillies at Mohawk.


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101.5 The River

News Anchor Announces He Is Dying

News Anchor Dave Benton, from Illinois, announced his prognosis for the Brain Cancer that has returned, on the air. Watch his courageous statement.


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Rabies immunization clinic in Gerry Oct. 11

The Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health has announced the following free rabies vaccination clinic in Chautauqua County: TOWN OF GERRY - Oct. 11, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Town Barn, Route 60, , Gerry. Vet: Dr. Katelyn R. Miller.


Related Topix: Gerry, NY, Healthcare Law, Law, Chautauqua County, NY, Vaccinations, Health, Ferrets

Sun Sep 14, 2014


The stallion who came in from the cold

Danny B at the time of his seizure from a property on the outskirts of Christchurch,New Zealand by the SPCA. Photos: RNZSPCA Danny B was a fine American pacer who raced until he was 13, with career earnings of nearly $US500,000.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Horse

CBS Local

Pet Parade: MSPCA Angell In Centerville

A kitten, a ferret and a rabbit from MSPCA Angell in Centerville are looking for homes and visited Pet Parade at WBZ-TV's studio. Mars is an 8-week-old male kitten who was found outside with his mother, who is also at the shelter.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Earning The Trust Of A Dog

Then you think about the question and wonder how to tell if your dog actually does trust you. Blind Trust A pup will usually blindly trust a human who provides food, warmth and love.


Related Topix: Dogs