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  1. Millie the Springer spaniel cross and her Elton John outfitRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | York Press

    ... here. Monty Thompson the cat channelled Dasher and Dancer in this reindeer outfit, while Daisy and Poppy the guinea pigs, from New Earswick , are the picture of Christmas cheer in their matching hats. - Join in the festive pets fun by sending us ...


  2. Body art for animals banned in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... for pets (with the exception of lip tattoos used to identify racehorses as well as tagging for rabbits and guinea pigs ears). The new law, signed by Governor Cuomo on Monday will take affect in April 2015. Punishment for violating the law will range ...


  3. Oakland nonprofits to battle asthma with $600,000 EPA grantRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... triggers are numerous and include cigarette smoke; mold; cockroaches; pets, such as dogs, cats, hamsters and guinea pigs; wood smoke from a fireplace; cosmetics; air fresheners; and cleaning chemicals, to name just a few. Blumenfeld said the EPA ...


  4. A pet as a holiday surprise could be a bad ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    It can be tempting to gift a cute cuddly animal under the tree, but surprising your loved one may be a very bad idea! SPCA of Tampa Bay wants to remind you a pet is a gift that keeps giving for the next 10 or 20 years. "I don't say it's a bad idea.


  5. Get your pet the purrfect present this ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | York Press

    ... made Christmas jumpers for dogs flying off the shelves, and has even started to stock special festive treats for guinea pigs and ponies. Sarah Ivinson, the company's commercial manager, said the number of people buying special Christmas gifts for ...


  6. Kindergarten pets returnedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... Mosgiel yesterday. Photo by Christine O'Connor. Reid Park Kindergarten teacher Michelle Brown said the missing guinea pigs were returned to the kindergarten by former pupils at 8.20am. The 5-year-old guinea pigs were missing and their outdoor hutch ...


  7. New York bans pet piercingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boing Boing

    You'll still be allowed to put tags in your guinea pigs' and rabbits' ears, but no more tattooing or piercing unless it's for the animal's benefit. Similarly, the bill provides that "No person shall tattoo or cause to have tattooed a companion animal unless such tattoo: is done in conjunction with a medical procedure for the benefit of the companion animal and to indicate that such medical procedure has been done, ... or is done for the purpose of identification of the companion animal" in connection with an official "animal tattoo identification registry."


  8. Top 100 Pet Trends of 2014 - From Adorable Pet Patios to Euthanized Dog PhotographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Trend Hunter Magazine

    When you think 2014 pet trends, the first thing that comes to mind is the incredibly creative application of technology to aid human-pet interaction. Perhaps the single largest trend this year past is the introduction of a wide variety of devices that help people interact with their pets from work or while traveling.


  9. Two stolen guinea pigs 'a huge loss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Photo / ODT Tears have flowed at a Mosgiel kindergarten the week before Christmas after thieves stole two guinea pigs, beloved pets for five years. Snowball and Mischief's cage at Reid Park Kindergarten, next to a fence bordering Peter Johnstone ...


  10. Pet Piercing Will Soon Be Illegal in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lowering the Bar

    ... animal," and a vet must do the piercing. There is an exception for putting ear tags on rabbits and cavies (guinea pigs, mostly), so it's still okay to perforate them to that extent. Similarly, the bill provides that "No person shall tattoo or cause ...


  11. Lucky VolunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Beach Metro Community News

    ... after-school hobbies are drawing, paddling, and swimming. I currently have five pets, a bird named Shamrock, two guinea pigs named Aspen and Truffles, and two Siamese fighting fish named Gillis and Cyan. In my spare time I love to read and draw. I ...


  12. Loughborough graduate set to change the future of fish tanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | This Is Leicestershire

    ... in Lincolnshire, her pets over the years have included dogs, cats, chickens, ducks, rabbits, horses, hamsters, guinea pigs, rats and fish. "I found out that half of people give up their fish in the first year. One of the main reasons is people ...


  13. Gifts for pets, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... Lori Wilson, owner of Uncle Bill's Pet Center, 6339 W. Jefferson Blvd. "And it's for all animals, too - rabbits, guinea pigs, puppies and kittens." "It's usually a nice item for their room where they want to match their decor," she says. "There ...


  14. Talk to the Animals: 5 weird animal servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    As you would expect, the shops are bursting with festive merchandise at this time of year, however I was a little surprised to see Santa hats for guinea pigs and rats on offer. At the risk of sounding like the Christmas Grinch I would suggest that the choking risk of strapping elastic around a small pet's neck far outweighs any perceived amusement value.


  15. Burundian Works to Keep Crocs Out of the Cooking PotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Voice of America

    ... Burundi's "living museum" houses seven crocodiles in small pens. The zoo has few visitors able to afford the $4 guinea pigs and $10 rabbits to feed the crocs that have lived alone for almost 20 years, because there's no space for babies. Manager ...


  16. Keep animals safe this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Arbroath Herald

    ... need extra food, bedding and access to unfrozen drinking water. In the worst winter weather, owners of rabbits, guinea pigs and other animals kept in outdoor hutches should move them inside where possible. "Antifreeze is one of the most common ...


  17. Chocolate sprinkles have been officially banned from my houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Easley Progress

    Over the years I've had pet hamsters and guinea pigs, a rabbit, a bird, a couple of frogs, a snake and some cats. We always had a family dog growing up, and my Quarter Horse "Sonny Boy" was my best friend and 4-H partner for years.


  18. Pet cremation on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... service was offered. The pets cremated aren't limited to cats and dogs. The crematory has been used for rabbits, guinea pigs, raccoons and a parakeet. The movement to cremate pets coincides with the increasing prevalence of human cremation. About 60 ...


  19. New Market Research Report: The Hartz Mountain Corporation: Consumer...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 |

    ... products for dogs, cats, parakeets, canaries, parrots, cockatiels, finches, reptiles, ferrets, chinchillas, guinea pigs, fish, hamsters and rabbits. The product portfolio of the company comprises animal shampoo, conditioners, brush, comb dietary and ...


  20. Nottingham's best-dressed this weekendRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Want to adopt a guinea pig? Here are some of the pets at a Wollaton rescue centre looking for a new home