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3 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

Unanderra donkeys will make 'wonderful pets'

Though the donkeys were yet to go through their final check before being put up for adoption, Ms Wright said they made wonderful pets for anyone with a paddock to keep them in.


Related Topix: Guinea Pigs

5 hrs ago | Blood Horse

Closing Divine Oath Snatches American Derby

Getting a ground-saving trip under Florent Geroux, Divine Oath was fifth in early stretch and gamely drove between rivals at midstretch before overhauling leader Our Channel late and scoring by a half-length.


Related Topix: Horse

9 hrs ago |

Paws for thought on pet costs

The cost of purchasing a pet and then caring for it throughout its life is costly especially if the animal becomes sick or injured.


Related Topix: Dogs

Sat Jul 12, 2014


Equine extravaganza thrills Aachen concert crowd

Aachen's opening concert on Friday night has thrilled spectators, and included two magical performances from French "horse whisperer" Jean-Franois Pignon.


Related Topix: Horse, Symphony, Arts, Opera, Theater

The London Free Press

Interiors by Cheryll: Accommodating fish a design challenge

I'm a huge animal lover, but having pets - whether they are dogs, cats, piglets, fish, gerbils or reptiles - can present their own design challenge.


Related Topix: Gerbils

$400,000 Quebec-Bred Series starts Sunday at 3R

There is a pot of gold awaiting the best three-year-old trotters and pacers in the province of Quebec as the $400,000 Quebec-Bred Series gets under at the Hippodrome 3R Sunday afternoon.


Related Topix: Horse

The Horse

10 Things to Remember about Helmets

Family horse. Nice mare, temperment is 2 if 1 is best. Older mare that has been great.


Related Topix: Horse


Move over Rover: Milwaukeeans with unusual pets

Last year, interviewed Milwaukee's "craziest" cat people, and indeed, those folks are over-the-top in love with their felines.


Related Topix: Chinchillas, Milwaukee, WI, South Milwaukee, WI, Whitefish Bay, WI

Daily Mail

A whisker from death: Woman slipping into coma was saved by her pet ...

A whisker from death: Woman slipping into coma was saved by her pet cat after it tapped on the window to get neighbours' attention A cat is up for a top moggy award after tapping on a next-door neighbour's window to get their attention after his owner collapsed at home.


Related Topix: Cats, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Medicine

Croydon Guardian

Flat used as animal shelter the centre of a bitter dispute

A bitter row has broken out between animal lovers accused of "hoarding" cats and neighbours who claim the furry creatures are making their lives a misery.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Guinea Pigs

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Shelter dog finds home after giving Franklin Township family the gift of blood

From the left, Austin Hamler, Morgan Hamler and their dad, Chris Hamler, pose with their family dogs.


Related Topix: Dogs

Newtownabbey Today

Summer pet care workshop fun

Parents in Newtownabbey are being given the opportunity to take their children to a series of fun, free pet workshops this summer, where they can interact with and learn more about a variety of scaled, finned and furry friends.


Related Topix: Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Family, Kids

The Block Island Times

Sea Glass: Goldfish, hermit crabs and hedgehogs

Due to allergies in my family, I couldn't ever have a cat or dog. I tried fish for a few years, starting with a goldfish, Little Foot, that I won at a summer carnival when I was about 4. Poor Little Foot, so named for a character in "The Land Before Time" dinosaur movies, lasted only a day, as I dumped the whole can of food into his bowl.


Related Topix: Fish, Home Listing, Home

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Fear in Siddington as pet cats found poisoned

PET owners in Siddington have been left in fear as 12 cats were recently found to be dead or missing.


Related Topix: Cats, World News, United Kingdom, Gloucestershire County, England,

Bromsgrove Advertiser

Mabel and Hanna the donkeys will be at the Animals R Magic event. SP

NEXT weekend the Jinney Ring Craft Centre is playing host to a whole host of unusual pets to raise money for the Cinnamon Trust.


Related Topix: Guinea Pigs, Ferrets

Choosing a family dog: Types of dogs to pick with caution

Preventing dog bites has little to do with picking the right breed of dog, and everything to do with understanding canine body language and training all members of the family properly for safe interactions.


Related Topix: Dogs, Toddlers, Family

The Union

David Fields, who owns Lov'in R Ranch with Lisa Smith, with rescue horse Sassy.

When the fast-moving vegetation fire broke out Monday off Hutto Road in Big Oak Valley, there was a brand new team on standby, ready to rescue endangered horses if necessary.


Related Topix: Horse, Fire, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Nevada County, CA, Yuba County, CA, Dobbins, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Sunday Herald

Dog owners warned after six pet deaths attributed to toxic weed

AN animal welfare charity has sent out a warning to dog walkers to beware of the dangers of toxic plants following a spate of deaths among pets who had eaten poisonous weeds.


Related Topix: Dogs, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

KOLD-TV Tucson

CBP finds live birds hidden in Elmo doll

Two small parrots were concealed in this Elmo doll as a California couple tried to bring them into the United States.


Related Topix: Birds, Kevin Clash, Agriculture, Science

The Salinas Californian

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Reward offered for rabbits abandoned in Seaside Domestic rabbits have been found abandoned in a Seaside park.


Related Topix: Rabbits, Monterey County, CA, Seaside, CA