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2 hrs ago | Ventura County Star

Camarillo has an abundance of Easter Eggstravangazas

CHUCK KIRMAN/THE STAR Kids collect colorful plastic eggs at the Ventura County Animal Services' Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Camarillo, CA, Family, Kids, Ventura County, CA, Pets

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Friends Honor Crash Victim

Friends of an Afghanistan war veteran hope to leave a lasting legacy for him. David Plassmann died in a motorcycle crash last weekend but those who knew him don't want things to end there.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US Air Force, Pets

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Staphylococcus aureus Carrying mecC Gene in Animals and Urban Wastewater, Spain

To the Editor: A new methicillin resistance mechanism gene, a divergent mec A homologue named mec C , was recently described in Staphylococcus aureus .


Related Topix: Pets, World News, Germany

A Close Call

A Thursday afternoon fire at a Virginia Avenue boarding house left eight people displaced, injured one firefighter, and saw the rescue of a pet guinea pig from the smoke, officials said.


Related Topix: Fire, Pets, Parkersburg, WV

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

SLIDESHOW: Children paint eggs and meet some Easter bunnies during...

Picture by Keith Jones Fresh eggs, cuddly creatures and the chance to have some creative fun were all on offer at an animal shelter.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Pets

Albany Times Union

Woman rescued by Troy firefighters

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 554 Fourth St., Troy, N.Y. on Thursday, April 17, 2014.


Related Topix: Troy, NY, Pets, Fire

La Canada Valley Sun

Hamsters race to the finish

On your marks, get set - roll! That was the call Saturday afternoon at La Caada's Petco, where local hamster lovers raced their pets in the store's 2014 Hamster Ball Derby.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Pets

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Brian Lowney: Bunnies can be perfect pets

When Robert Hochu bought his first pet rabbit a few years ago, little did he know that the furry creature would change his life.


Related Topix: Pets, Rabbits, Ferrets, Fall River, MA, Tufts University

Cape Gazette

Petco celebrates grand opening

The event featured discounts, promotions, pet adoptions and giveaways as Petco introduces its products and services in the Cape Region.


Related Topix: Pets, Ferrets, Delaware, Vaccinations, Health

Saffron Walden Reporter

See the new lambs at Saffron Walden High School Farm Club open day on Easter Saturday

The new crop of lambs will be on show at the Saffron Walden High School Famr Club open day, on Easter Saturday , from 2-4pm.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Ferrets, Pets

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Psychology Today

The Cat Nobel Prize Part I

Guinea pigs are practically synonymous with experiments. Lab rats have become the workhorses of modern medicine.


Related Topix: Pets, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science

Raritan Township house badly damaged by fire; dogs and rodents rescued

A house at 16 Hillsborough Road and all the pets in it were saved by firefighters yesterday, but the damage was extensive, according to Raritan Township Fire Chief Steve Wetter.


Related Topix: Pets, Fire, Three Bridges, NJ, Hunterdon County, NJ

Merced Sun-Star

Daddy Nickell: Bringing home a pet

Are you raising an animal lover? If so, chances are they've already asked for a puppy, kitten, guinea pig, lizard, snake or bird of their own.


Related Topix: Pets, Kids, Family

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Medical News Today

Indoor rabbits could be deficient in vitamin D

Rabbits that remain indoors may suffer from a lack of vitamin D , researchers report in a new study.


Related Topix: Rabbits, Pets, Chinchillas, Health

Fri Apr 11, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Local Rabbit Rescue Shelter Has Warning For Parents This Easter

Easter Sunday is just around the corner and animal activists are approaching the holiday with a warning for parents.


Related Topix: Pets

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Auf Wiedersehen My Pet

Series about rehoming pets. Jess has cared for nine-year-old cocker spaniel Milo Jo since he was just a tiny puppy, but a move to New Zealand means that she needs to rehome him.


Related Topix: Pets

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Science Daily

Rabbits kept indoors could be vitamin D deficient

Rabbits that remain indoors may suffer from a lack of vitamin D, researchers report in a new study.


Related Topix: Pets, Rabbits, Chinchillas, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL

The Moultrie News

How did she get her name?

If you are reading this then you have likely named a dog, cat, horse, fish or guinea pig at some point in your life.


Related Topix: Pets

Cumbernauld Today

Pet rescue for rodents

Staff at the charity's Lanarkshire Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre are currently looking after 31 rats, 10 mice, seven hamsters and two guinea pigs.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Pets

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Herald Gazette

Pamper pets with a pedicure

Is your pet in need of a pedicure? Bring them down to Pet Quarters in Rockland and volunteers from Catahoula Rescue of New England will be on hand to make those fur kids look their very best.


Related Topix: Pets, Rockland, ME