Mon Jul 28, 2014
Cambridge Evening News
Jess Abernethy with Batman the hamster, which she found in her home.
A woman got a surprise when she found a pet hamster wedged in a gap in her living room window.
9 Camps and Retreats to Help Your Pet Sort Out Its Existential Crisis
From popping bacon-scented bubbles on a "Wooftop" terrace to a workshop that teaches your dog how to fetch a beer from the fridge While kids have been going to camp for years, and the number of camps for adults has been growing, where can their furry friends have fun in the sun? As pet industry spending is expected to reach nearly $60 billion in ... (more)
Sat Jul 26, 2014
LETTER: look after your pets as the temperatures soar
Dogs die very quickly in hot cars and they should not be left inside them, even for very short periods.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Fit Fido: 10 Apps To Keep Pets Healthy
Pet owners can now choose from an array of apps and gadgets including doggy Fitbits, meal-tracking and training apps, and scheduling tools to care for critters.
RSPCA urges Halton animal lovers to keep pets safe in the heat
THE RSPCA is urging Halton animal lovers to keep their pets safe in the heat after a spate of horrifying calls.
Burton pet owners urged to keep animals sun safe
ANIMAL charity chiefs are urging people to make sure animals are kept safe in scorching temperatures - after a massive rise in calls in Burton following the recent spell of hot weather.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Dorset continues to sizzle
Data from Weymouth weatherman Bob Poots who records data at the Wyke weather station shows that Tuesday was the hottest day of the year with a maximum temperature of 25.5 degrees.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Nottingham Evening Post
What's your dream pet? Nottingham kids tell us
Millie Ford, eight, with Roxy the giant African snail which she will be looking after for the school holidays from Broomhill Primary School, in Hucknall.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Tails of Marin: Choosing the best small pet for your family
Small companion animals at the Marin Humane Society can be great lovable pets for your family.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Have a look in a book
When it comes to successfully caring for animals, in addition to love and commitment, education is a large component.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Super Pet My First Home Tank Topper review
There are a number of good reasons to choose a 10-gallon tank for your hamster .
Indulge in pet care during monsoon
During the monsoon, pets can face fungal, yeast and bacterial infections that might prove fatal in some cases.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Janice Boggs, Olmsted Township pet sitter: Five Questions
Q: What is your background in caring for animals? A: I have been a pet sitter since 2007.
Dozens of pets evacuated
As of Thursday night the Kelowna shelter was in a position to take in 31 dogs, 22 cats and assess as need be.
These hamsters in Durham need love
Piccolo, Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet and Banjo are dwarf hamsters that are up for adoption through the Humane Society of Durham Region.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Reptile rescue heating up at Oakville & Milton Humane Society
The Oakville & Milton Humane Society is hoping the community can supply half a dozen UV basking lamps to help it keep some rescued reptiles warm this summer.
SFBG Politics Blog
Purr-suit of happiness: SF Spca aims to save more lives with its new adoption center
Last year, the SF SPCA assisted with 5,084 cat and dog adoptions. With its new adoption center near Bryant and 16th Streets, which opened June 13, it aims to increase capacity by 20 percent - saving 1,000 more furry lives in the process.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Column: "Smart Paws" - Red Alert at Contra Costa County Animal Services
This edition of our column really serves as a sort of "red alert." Contra Costa Animal Services is overflowing with pets that need homes NOW.