8 hrs ago
RVers Out in Force for Memorial Day Weekend
During the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, 5.8 million recreation vehicles will be on the road and in the nation's more than 16,000 campgrounds, according to a new survey by the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association and Cvent.
14 hrs ago
Rabies is a dangerous virus that anyone can get if they handle or get bitten by an animal that has the disease.
18 hrs ago
Groupe Eurotunnel Sa Uk Regulatory Announcement: Eurotunnel welcomes its One Millionth pet
Eurotunnel Le Shuttle which transports passenger vehicles between Folkestone and Calais welcomed its one millionth pet on Wednesday 22 May.
22 hrs ago
Huge Slobberfest on Spring Road Last Saturday
It was a picture perfect day for the Spring Road Pet Parade on Saturday. Crazy canines of all shapes and sizes, cats and rats, ferrets and feathered friends came out to march, or be wheeled or carried along the parade route.
Mon May 20, 2013
Ferret Diseases: Insulinoma
Insulinoma is often thought of as the opposite of diabetes. Tiny "islet tumors" in the pancreas cause it to create too much insulin which causes a drastic drop in blood sugar.
Thu May 16, 2013
City of Frederick County
Rabid Cat Near Mount Airy
The Frederick County Health Department received information from the Maryland State Rabies Lab that a cat near Mount Airy has tested positive for the rabies virus.
Greyhound Trust still backs winners
They are a man's best friend, the only dog mentioned by breed in the Bible and millions of pounds is gambled on them every day.
Tue May 14, 2013
Rabid bat flies into North Idaho home - Tue, 14 May 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Idaho's first rabid bat of the season has been confirmed, after it flew into a home in northern Kootenai County and the residents found it lying on their staircase.
Health and Welfare
A bat found in a northern Idaho home tested positive for rabies last week, prompting public health officials to warn people throughout the state to take precautions around bats and make sure that their dogs, cats, ferrets, and horses are adequately vaccinated against rabies.
Well, it has happened again. Monday is here. Check out our calendar to find events that will spice up your work week.
Mon May 13, 2013
Sun May 12, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Spring rabies clinics set for May 20-24
Those who have pets that need a rabies vaccination should mark their calendars for the week of May 20-24. Every spring and fall, Haywood County Animal Services, the Haywood County Health Department and veterinarians from several animal hospitals around the county collaborate on a series of Rabies Clinics to encourage citizens to get their pets ... (more)
This Is Staffordshire
Martin Tideswell: Pets' Corner, a railway and a shire horse called Bob
The problem is so bad that residents are banding together to form an action group to restore the attraction to something like its former glory.
Fri May 10, 2013
Strange Pets for Sale
The Animal Shelter of Muskingum County Director, Jody Murray says he just found homes for two ferrets and still has three cockatiels, and 2 bunnies that need homes.
Thu May 09, 2013
Wash. Firefighters Hurt Looking For Possible Fire Victim
Three Spokane firefighters suffered injuries while looking for a child who was thought to be in a house fire, but had made it out with his father unharmed.
Party with your pets at Star 94's Woofstock 2013 on May 11
Come out to Suwanee Town Center Park on Saturday, May 11 and party with your pets at Woofstock 2013 hosted by Atlanta's Star 94 FM.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Spring rabies clinics set for May 20 to 24
Every spring and fall, Haywood County Animal Services, the Haywood County Health Department and veterinarians from several animal hospitals around the county collaborate on a series of Rabies Clinics to encourage citizens to get their pets vaccinated.
Rabies Clinics Offered by Montgomery County
The Montgomery County Health Department will be conducting its annual Low-Cost Rabies Immunization Clinics on Saturdays in June for the the program's 22nd consecutive year.
Tue May 07, 2013
Rabid Bat Found in Beverly/Morgan Park
The city of Chicago Commission of Animal Control announced on Tuesday that a bat has tested positive for rabies in the West Beverly/Morgan Park area.
Fri May 03, 2013
Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic in Bowie Saturday
The Prince George's County Health Department is holding a low-cost rabies vaccination clinic at Bowie High School from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.