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Harry S Truman is reported to have once said, "If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog".
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Pet a porter: posh pet pampering
The duo behind Asos and Achica have launched a new venture, AstarPets.com, offering haute couture to help make furry companions fashionable.
The story of Loppy the Easter bunny
IMOGEN became aware of the noise from the cage on the floor in her sleep. Valentina, her coffee and white-coloured hamster, regularly made a noise, moving about early in the morning.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Sean Is Looking for a New Home - Maybe Yours?
Submitted by the Romeoville Humane Society: Sean is a gorgeous 3-year-old male long hair mix available for adoption: Big boy Sean is a timid guy and can be easily spooked.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Daily Sentinel Star
City may limit pet population
By GALEN HOLLEY Staff Writer Grenada families may soon face pet limits. The Grenada City Council on Monday voted unanimously to hold a public forum to hear concerns about the number of dogs and cats a person may own within the city limits.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
La Canada Valley Sun
Hamsters race to the finish
On your marks, get set - roll! That was the call Saturday afternoon at La Caada's Petco, where local hamster lovers raced their pets in the store's 2014 Hamster Ball Derby.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
York animal home in 'pet selfies' photo fundraiser
Travis has his mobile phone 'selfie' taken by volunteer Fran Plant, left, helped by animal care assistant Niki Boyes, at the RSPCA animal home in Landing Lane, York.
Potsdam Humane Society adding photo contest to Strutt Your Mutt Festival
The Potsdam Humane Society is having a Pet Photo Contest, as a new feature of the 'Strut Your Mutt' festival on May 3. Folks of any age can submit their favorite pictures of pets.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Mighty Quest For Epic Loot adds loot-fetching pets
The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot 's playerbase knows well the busywork of sorting heaps of loot to find great items, but now they can leave the task to a sidekick and focus on earning glory.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Entry form for your prized pet is here
Well today we print, for the first time, the all important entry form, which is your ticket to take your prized pet along to our FREE photo shoots.
Hamster Ball Derby: Hamsters race for victory in WESH 2 studios
See a preview of the Hamster Ball Derby taking place at Petco today at 1 p.m. as they go head-to-head on WESH 2 News Sunrise.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
How many hamsters is too many?
Dear Tony: Our strata corporation has received a complaint from an owner in a strata lot about a smell coming from their neighbours' unit.
Baltimore Jewish Times
Passover and Your Pooch
It is common knowledge that the eating of chametz is forbidden on Passover, but what do you do when your cat has been eating cans of chicken and gravy all year? What about your hamster that loves his oat-based treats? Since Jewish law forbids even deriving benefit from chametz during Passover, your pet cannot consume it for the duration of the ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
This week's local events
Admission to the event is free. The flea market-style atmosphere offers a variety of items.
Pet rescue for rodents
Staff at the charity's Lanarkshire Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre are currently looking after 31 rats, 10 mice, seven hamsters and two guinea pigs.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
Marutaro the hedgehog is Twitter's newest celebrity
Unlike most pets, he's not soft or cuddly. But being covered in quills doesn't mean he's any less adorable than your average cat or dog.
Petco Invites Families to Nationwide Return of Hamster Ball Derby
Starting at , families are invited to bring their pet hamster and their hamster ball to their local Petco store to watch these tiny companions race to the finish line in an effort to win the grand prize, a Super Pet Hamtrac Exercise Loop .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Families Face Homelessness, Affordable Housing Concerns Increase as...
Some were expecting it. Others were surprised. Penny Wingard says she was stunned to receive a letter saying she has to leave her home within six months.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Commissioners to mull disaster measures for pets
Measures to help domestic animals caught in the middle of natural disasters is on the Onslow County Commissioners' agenda for its next meeting.
Pet workshops for youngsters over Easter
To celebrate super furry small animals, Pets at Home in Newhaven will be providing Easter holiday fun for children with a series of free pet workshops.