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Bangor Daily News
Ticks may transmit disease faster than currently thought
Brazilian ticks that carry Rocky Mountain spotted fever passed the disease to animal hosts in as little as 10 minutes if they had recently fed on another animal, a new study found.
Unusual birthday presents for 15 year old boy
We don't want to get him a smartphone upgrade until Christmas, he has a watch and wallet he likes, and a separate clothes/shoe budget he hasn't used up yet.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
After sun set at the North Show please remember your pets at 10pm with the firework display
We are at the North Show once again today next to the fur and feather tent, so please pop by and see the team raising funds for the Shelter and giving advice and talking about animals in need of a home.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Alameda's Adoptable Pets: Other animals make great pets, too
Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter is best known for the great dogs, cats, kittens and puppies we have available for adoption.
420 chinchillas rescued from Vista ranch
The San Diego Humane Society and SPCA Wednesday announced the largest animal rescue in its history -- 420 chinchillas taken in from a ranch in Vista.
Your Leek Paper
Names given to pets including cats and dogs by owners reveal some surprises
We often treat our beloved pets like humans - which shown by some of the names we give our furry friends.
This is Gloucestershire
Most popular names for dogs and cats revealed
Molly is said to be the most popular name for both dogs and cats, according to a new survey of Britain's over 50s.
Remember Trude Mostue? Young Vets gives us an excuse to dig out the old pictures
I can be counted as one of those in love our furry friends, and when deciding on my future career as a youngster I had a fleeting moment of wanting to work with animals.
Thousands attend National Play Day
THOUSANDS of families flocked to a Basingstoke park last Wednesday to take part in a range of activities as part of a national event.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
NYS Fair 2014: Don't miss the roosters! Here's when to see poultry, sheep, goats and other animals
Remi Turner of Fayetteville and her cousin Franchesca Cartaya of Alexandria Bay pet a goat at the 2008 New York State Fair.
Ukiah Daily Journal
Prepare pet for emergency
Some emergency Red Cross shelters do not accept pets, so it is wise to have a list of boarding options and hotels that accept pets.
Randy the guinea pig gets 100 females pregnant after he breaks into pen
A frisky guinea pig named Randy, who broke into a pen and got 100 females pregnant, is now a proud father to 100 babies- and there are 80 more on the way.
Black Cat Selfies: Alyson Jones from the Blue Cross rehoming centre with Millie
A GROUP of youngsters from the town are calling on residents to take a 'pet selfie' this evening to raise cash and awareness for an animal charity.
Digital Game Developer
Petco Educates Families on the Benefits of Small Pet Ownership
Families are invited to learn about small companion animals and how to properly care for them at first-ever 'Small Pets Big Adventure' event /PRNewswire/ --In an effort to educate kids and their parents on small animal pet ownership, Petco is hosting a free "Small Pets Big Adventure" event to show families why these furry friends make great first ... (more)
Pet sitting service launched in Whittlesey
New dog walking and pet sitting business started by Fiona Booth of Whittlesey. Fiona Booth with Kendra.
How Amy became a crazy old cat lady
The story about Amy and cats goes something like this: Once upon a time, there was a little girl named Amy.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Pet owners: Let's talk Halloween
What will your furry/scaly friend dress up as this year? Although you may think this is a bit early to be considering Halloween costumes, pet costumes retailers think not as they begin prepping for the upcoming season.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Guinea pigs take flight with custom steampunk dragon wings
The world of "Game of Thrones" would be a whole lot cuddlier if Daenerys' dragons were replaced with winged guinea pigs.
If you want a pet, no better place to get one than a shelter or rescue
Animal shelters and rescues are packed full of adoptable pets. There are dogs, cats, Guinea pigs, rabbits and other lovable creatures available if you want them.
Pet retailers prep scary-early for Halloween
Pet retailers prep scary-early for Halloween It may still be the dog days of summer, but pet owners are already prepping for Halloween Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/VtYpnD NEW YORK - It may be the dog days of summer, but pet-costume sellers are already prepping for Halloween sales.