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  1. Iguanas and chameleon saved in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | BBC News

    More than 100 pets, including iguanas, a chameleon and 11 tortoises, were rescued by firefighters from a house fire in Southampton. Four animals died in the kitchen of the property in Seafield Road and a person was treated for smoke inhalation.

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  2. Over 100 pets rescued from three-bedroom house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Independent.ie

    Undated handout photo issued by Hampshire Fire and Rescue of watch manager Jason Brattle and firefighter Jo Chia with two dogs that were resuscitated following a fire on Seafield Road in Redbridge where crews saved over 100 pets Undated handout photo issued by Hampshire Fire and Rescue of dogs rescued from a house fire reunited with their owner on Seafield Road in Redbridge where crews saved over 100 pets Firefighters saved more than 100 pets, including dogs, cats, parrots and iguanas after a blaze broke out in a suburban home. Two soot-covered dogs and a ferret were even resuscitated by firefighters using oxygen masks, but four animals - a dog, cat, ferret and a bird - could not be saved after they were overcome by smoke.

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  3. Brew City Pet Services Attends International Pet-Sitter ConferenceRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Hales Corners

    ... 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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  4. Fundraiser to benefit New England Wildlife Center scheduled for OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Examiner.com

    ... the public on the preservation of species, medical care and rehabilitation of wildlife and veterinary care of exotic pets. The Center is home to the Odd Pet Vet, nature trails, hands-on education, an in-house theater, and wildlife hospital. The New ...

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  5. So. Fla veterinarian to get national exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WPTV Local News

    ... she hopes to pass on to others. "Our biggest goal for the show honestly is to raise awareness for the care that exotic pets need. They are still fragile and they can hide their symptoms of illness. We want people to be aware of the proper diet, the ...

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  6. Talk to the Animals: The serious business of smugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and be wary of posting photos that could identify specific areas. In addition to the demand from collectors for exotic pets and the large amounts of money that goes with it, animal smuggling can also be the result of misguided individuals trying to ...

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  7. Exotic Pet Amnesty Day in West Palm Beach Oct. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WPTV Local News

    Colorful birds, slithering snakes and cute hedgehogs: They're exotic pets that sometimes end up being more than you bargained for. "It's really common for people to bring exotic animals into their home because they are beautiful and amazing creatures, but what people don't often realize is that they are very high maintenance," said Elizabeth Andersen, Associate Curator at the Palm Beach Zoo.

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  8. Exotic Pets Up for Grabs in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Patch.com

    ... adoptions are offered through the state's Exotic Pet Amnesty Program. That program lets pet owners turn in their exotic pets rather than releasing them in the wild. The idea is to help those who find caring for an exotic, such as a Burmese python, ...

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  9. Interesting Facts About Ring-necked SnakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Buzzle.com

    From 'Anaconda' to 'Snakes on a Plane', the popularity of such serpent-centered movies is a testament to the growing interest of the public in the elusive lives and habits of snakes. This Buzzle article presents various facts and information about one the most commonly found serpent species in America - The ring-necked snake.

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  10. Experienced pet owners to adopt exotic petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    It's one thing to care for a dog or cat, but owning an exotic pet, like a sugar glider or a boa constrictor, is a whole other task. WANTED: Experienced pet owners to adopt exotic pets It's one thing to care for a dog or cat, but owning an exotic pet, like a sugar glider or a boa constrictor, is a whole other task.

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  11. Wanted: Experienced Pet Owners To Adopt Exotic SpeciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    ... Program. Adopters must be knowledgeable about the natural history, care and safe caging requirements of the exotic pets they are interested in adopting. Exotic pets need new homes because they have been surrendered to the FWC by owners who can no ...

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  12. Exotic pets in FL looking for new homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is looking for people to sign up as qualified adopters of exotic pets. Exotic pets in FL looking for new homes The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is looking for people to sign up as qualified adopters of exotic pets.

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  13. Qualify to adopt an exotic pet from FWCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Capital Soup

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is looking for qualified people willing to adopt exotic pets through the Exotic Pet Amnesty Program. Adopters must be knowledgeable about the natural history, care and safe caging requirements of the exotic pets they are interested in adopting.

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  14. Pet goldfish receives life-saving brain surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    George, a ten-year-old goldfish , received life-saving brain surgery at the hands of a very skilled veterinarian. Tech Times reported on Sept.

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  15. Chinese authorities find almost 100 'man-killer' scorpions in parcels sent from GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | South China Morning Post

    ... can cross the border, and only after going through a strict quarantine procedure. Despite this, the trade in exotic pets continues, with many consumers ordering animals online, either unaware or unconcerned that what they're doing is illegal. A ...

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  16. Radnor Veterinary Hospital Announces AAHA AccreditationRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | GlobeNewswire

    ... nd equipped to provide veterinary care for dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, reptiles, ferrets, guinea pigs, and other exotic pets.

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  17. Prickly hedgehogs become popular petsPrickly hedgehogs become popular ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Daily Press & Argus

    Prickly hedgehogs become popular pets The Gilroys own and operate Motorcity Hedgehogs out of a pole barn on their property. Check out this story on livingstondaily.com: Amy Gilroy holds one of about 200 hedgehogs she and her husband, Matt, raise on their property in Hartland Township.

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  18. The Pittsburgh Family Pet Show debuts with many animal attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | PR Log

    ... of admission - perfect opportunity for kids to pet the zoo! A perfect opportunity for film and video coverage of exotic pets and outrageously entertaining pets! "We are excited to bring the family and pet friendly Pittsburgh Family Pet Show to the ...

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  19. Reptile show set for Saturday at Chico fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Reptile enthusiasts and others will get an up-close chance with snakes, dragons and geckos at the Chico Reptile Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds. Animal breeders from California, Nevada and Washington will have hundreds of exotic pets on display and for sale, along with supplies, feeder insects and other products.

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  20. Seven-foot python found at Pescadero Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Authorities and experts are investigating how a 7-foot-long Burmese python ended up near an elementary school in Pescadero and what to do with the massive snake. A deputy was on patrol at the Pescadero Elementary School at 620 North St. when they found the exotic animal under a parked car around 3:13 p.m. Friday, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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