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  1. IKEA monkey finds sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Beach Metro Community News

    Charles Darwin is best known for his contributions to the theory of evolution. With any luck the human species is still evolving because we've got this bad habit.

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  2. Stop impulse pet purchasing - Brighton is first in city to join crack down schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Argus

    BRIGHTON and Hove City Council has taken a national lead on responsible pet-selling. The Animal Protection Agency praised it for adopting measures to reduce 'impulse' pet purchasing and encourage 'informed decision-making' when our four-legged friends are bought from pet shops.

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  3. Lost Cats Brighton found Tabitha giving birth and now have four kittens that need rehomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Argus

    BRIGHTON and Hove City Council has taken a national lead on responsible pet-selling. The Animal Protection Agency praised it for adopting measures to reduce 'impulse' pet purchasing and encourage 'informed decision-making' when our four-legged friends are bought from pet shops.

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  4. Good Guy Tortoise Helps A Friend In Need Get Back On His FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Switched

    ... during a press conference by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to encourage people who own exotic pets like the hedgehog to turn them in during the Exotic Pet Amnesty Program on January 22, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.The ...

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  5. On the move: Relocation can be stressful time, even for petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Chron

    People who are relocating want to work with dependable, reputable moving companies when it comes to the transportation of their household goods and personal belongings across the state, country or the world. The same is true when coordinating the safe transportation of their beloved pets.

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  6. Houston Veterinarian Hires New Veterinarian, Promotes Exotic Care, Runs Special PromotionRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | PRWeb

    Exciting things are happening at West Oaks Animal Hospital! Recently, the clinic has implemented a special vaccination offer and has hired a new veterinarian to further strengthen their exotic pet care capabilities. As pet owners know, vaccinations are key for keeping your pet healthy. 1 comment

  7. Exotic Pets Wholesale Opens to the PublicRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | PR.com

    Local reptile specialty wholesaler offers exotic pets direct to consumers. Exotic Pets Wholesale, one of the top importers/exporters and breeders of live harmless reptiles, announced today they will offer their products direct to consumers.

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  8. Exotic animal owner takes creatures on public transportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Wandsworth Guardian

    ... care homes and parties. He is a bit different to other presenters in that he travels about the capital with his exotic pets, packed in little 'travel houses' in his big backpack. He said: "I keep warm with hot water bottles and I always take my heat ...

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  9. FWC offers amnesty to exotic pet ownersRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    FORT MYERS, Fla. - This weekend, people who own exotic pets or invasive species can surrender them, no questions asked.

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  10. How to beat your pet's holiday stressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Examiner.com

    ... pet will thank you for it. Cathy Sauer is a certified canine and equine massage therapist who also treats cats , exotic pets and various farm animals. She is also trained in photonic therapy and most recently got her certification in pet First Aid ...

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  11. Most Popular Pet Names of the Year RevealedRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Sys-Con Media

    ... determine the most popular pet names of 2014. Following are the top 10 most common monikers for dogs, cats and exotic pets: ) company in the United States. " border="0" alt="With more ...

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  12. Italian Mafia use exotic animals like tigers, parrots to exert powerRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Newkerala.com

    According to a Europol spokesman, the mafias in Italy's Campania region have illegal pets, which they use to carry out their mafia tasks, like threatening the business owners to pay the "pizzo" protection money or be fed to the crocodile, the Local reported. In Mugnano the head of a mafia clan ordered a Siberian tiger be placed outside his home, and the environmental police said that the trade in dangerous animals in Italy had reached "an appalling level", and the use of exotic pets was much more than just intimidation.

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  13. Ikea monkey crowdfunding launched to find him a bigger homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | The Toronto Star

    The sanctuary hopes to raise $490,000 online through its Darwin's Dream crowdfunding campaign to move Darwin and other primates in its care to the site of the former Northwood Zoo and Exotic Animal Ranch in Seagrave, on the western side of Lake Scugog. “Its owner wants to retire,” Meehan says.

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  14. Brew City Pet Services Attends International Pet-Sitter ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Bay View

    ... other pet-industry experts. Sessions covered a variety of topics, with a special focus on geriatric pet care and exotic pets. Additional topics included aggressive dogs, cat litter box and scratching issues and handling pet loss and grief. "Brew ...

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  15. Whitley Bay exotic pet shop owners banned from trading in animals for 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Chronicle Live

    Michael Barker and Ashley Crowther of Reptiquatics were also ordered to do 200 hours unpaid work after pleading guilty to animal cruelty charges The owners of a failed exotic pets centre who abandoned their reptiles for a week after their business floundered have been banned from trading in animals for 10 years. Michael Barker and Ashley Crowther, who set-up and ran Reptiquatics, on Whitley Road, Whitley Bay , left bearded dragons, corn snakes, a carpet python, an iguana and a turtle in sub-standard conditions for up to seven days at a time.

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  16. UAE ban on laundry, wild animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | BBC News

    Residents in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates have been told they can't put out their laundry on balconies nor own "dangerous predator animals", it's been reported. There's been a two-week campaign in the emirate's largest city, handing out fines of 500 dirhams for people who "misuse" their balconies for storage purposes, hanging satellite dishes or putting out laundry, the Gulf News reports .

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  17. L.A. Zooa s LAIR, the second largest reptile house in the U.S., is working against extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... is a false gharial crocodile that arrived at the zoo as a baby after being confiscated from a person collecting exotic pets. “The problem for these animals, which is the same for orangutans, is the palm oil industry. Throughout Southeast ...

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  18. Mafia 'use crocodiles and anacondas to frighten victims'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The First Post

    ... symbols to impress friends and rivals alike, so their illicit trade has become big business for the Mafia as exotic pets command huge sums on the black market. The animals that have been removed by police are taken to zoos or conservation parks. "We ...

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  19. Daily Bucket--Florida's Invaders: Tokay GeckoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Daily Kos

    ... of photos. :) Florida is the land of invasive species. Because of our status as a center for the importing of exotic pets and houseplants from overseas, and our neo-tropical climate, we have been invaded by everything from kudzu plants to Burmese ...

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  20. Library program introduces children to exotic pet careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Local children and their parents had an opportunity to view a variety of exotic animals Saturday, many for the first time, when Quincy Moore, a St. Petersburg College student, brought her personal collection of pets to the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library as she hosted "Pet Professor Encounters: An exotic pet care program for children." "This will be an opportunity for kids to learn how to care for exotic pets," Moore explained before the program started.

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