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1 hr ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

DHEC: Kitten exposes 14 people to rabies, other pets quarantined

A rabid kitten exposed 14 people in Anderson County to the deadly disease, according to the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control reported Thursday.

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Related Topix: Ferrets, Anderson County, SC, Health, Vaccinations

4 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Fury over dog hit by train

Hong Kong's animal lovers heaped fury on the city's subway operator on Thursday after rail workers failed to stop a dog from being run over by a train.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Dogs

5 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

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.

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Related Topix: Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, Rabbits, Alameda, CA

10 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

The Simpsons Co-creator Helps Peta Take Over Chinchilla Farm

The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon has helped animal rights activists at Peta take over one of the largest chinchilla fur farms in California.

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Related Topix: Animated TV, The Simpsons, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Chinchillas, Animal Rights

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sulekha.com

Indian Nanny Available

We had a Nanny to take care of my child for past 5 months. We no longer need her as my child will be taken care by my parents.

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Related Topix: Hamsters

KFMB-TV San Diego

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.

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Related Topix: Chinchillas, Activism, Guinea Pigs, Animal Rights

CBC News

Regina vet clinic helps fire fighters treat rescued pets

Scruffie, a model pooch on hand to show how the device works, is fitted with a specially-designed oxygen mask by a Saskatoon firefighter.

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Related Topix: Ferrets, Fire, Canada

Bangor Daily News

164th Springfield Fair to be held Aug. 29-Sept. 1

It all started back in 1851. It has been known as Elmwood Park, Springfield Trotting Park, Northern Penobscot Agricultural and Horticultural Society, and - more infamously - throughout the mid to late 1900s as the "drunkard's reunion."

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Penobscot, ME, Aroostook County, ME, Horse

MLive.com

Richland Park Horse Trials return for 13th year with some of world's top riders

The world-class equestrians will return to the Kalamazoo area this week for the 13th annual Richland Park Horse Trials .

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Related Topix: Horse, Kalamazoo, MI

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.

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Related Topix: Guinea Pigs

IcNetwork

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.

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Related Topix: Guinea Pigs

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Basingstoke Gazette

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.

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Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Guinea Pigs

Vancouver Courier

Down at the PNE farm

With displays and competitions featuring everything from llamas to goats, the PNE remains true to its roots as an agricultural fair.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Horse, Apiculture

Examiner.com

Pet Adoption in Arizona

I continue to VOTE each day to support Pinal County in their efforts and participation of Rachel Ray's $100k Challenge.

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Related Topix: Cats

Cambs Times

Pet sitting service launched in Whittlesey

New dog walking and pet sitting business started by Fiona Booth of Whittlesey. Fiona Booth with Kendra.

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Related Topix: Guinea Pigs

Miltonkeynes Today

Looking after Milton Keynes' abandoned pets on the farm

Labour's Parliamentary Candidate for Milton Keynes South, Andrew Pakes, got out on the farm last week to see what happens to abandoned and rescued animals from the city.

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Related Topix: Buckinghamshire County, England, Ferrets, United Kingdom, Northamptonshire County, England, Bedfordshire County, England

The Irish World Newspaper

Nose of Tralee pets rival the Roses

As Roses from across the globe descend on Tralee this weekend for one of Ireland's most famous festivals, there are a few furry creatures that are trying to give the girls a run for their money.

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Related Topix: Hamsters, Ireland, World News,

Campaignseries.co.uk

Man pins down suspected raider

A RETIRED Gwent water polo player wrestled and sat on a suspected raider for more than 20 minutes while his pet dog raised the alarm.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Home Gardening, Home

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Star

Animal Connection: Kids can help their pets, too

Kids and pets go together like peanut butter and jelly. No wonder there are so many great ways for kids and pets to spend time together through SPCA programs.

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Related Topix: Cats

The Victoria Advocate

Your Happy Pet: Best dog breeds for people with allergies

Although no dog is 100 percent hypoallergenic, several breeds shed little, produce less dander and are less likely to cause allergic reactions.

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Related Topix: Dogs

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