Chinchillas Newswire

Chinchillas Newswire

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  1. Fredonia Farm Festival pet events SaturdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Observer

    ... pets have been welcomed: stuffed animals, gold fish, snakes, lizards, chickens, goats, birds, rabbits, gerbils, chinchillas and a performing crab. Surprises are always hoped for. Each pet is judged on his individual merit. As always, the final and ...

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  2. Local woman starts hedgehog health businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Times Beacon Record

    ... at libraries and schools to teach children and their parents how exotic animals, like hedgehogs, sugar gliders, chinchillas and prairie dogs, are as pets. "A huge part of my company is not just trying to improve the lives of these animals, but is ...

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  3. 2015 Editors' Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Pet Product News

    ... apple sticks and timothy hay. The toy can be used for chew and play fun with larger critters too, such as chinchillas, guinea pigs and rabbits. greenfeatherbirdsupply.com HAVEPAWS' Cheeky Chicken Jerky Chips , offered in 2-oz. and 4-oz. bags, were ...

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  4. Week In Review 8/10-8/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... Did they deserve to go through? . We heard from a ton of people with other weird pets like albino hedgehogs, chinchillas and even raccoons. What's the craziest pet you've owned or seen? . Clasp it in the front and then turn it around the right way. ...

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  5. Python spotted on Burnaby Mountain, likely one of manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Canada.com

    ... it was likely a dumped pet. Ellenwood said people dump a variety of pets, including snakes, lizards and chinchillas. "It's irresponsible, and some people really believe they are doing a good thing by releasing it into a habitat area, but they are ...

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  6. Trucker network gives hundreds of rescued dogs a lift to their forever homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Examiner.com

    ... and often sleeping with them. Animals transported are mostly dogs but include cats, ferrets, rats, hamsters and chinchillas. The pets are in need of transport for a number of reasons including being lost, rescued, abandoned, abused, or from a puppy ...

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  7. Exclusive: City staff spot python on Burnaby MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Burnaby Now

    ... it was likely a dumped pet. Ellenwood said people dump a variety of pets, including snakes, lizards and chinchillas. "It's irresponsible, and some people really believe they are doing a good thing by releasing it into a habitat area, but they are ...

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  8. Family lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    They are three of the biggest and most respected names in the Manitoba justice system, with a combined 132 years of experience between them and a long list of many of the province's most notorious cases under their belts. PHOTOS BY Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press Sheldon Pinx with his son Jonathan: I m so proud to have my son working with me.

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  9. Pet owner pay day after MPI blunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... an cats and dogs, the only other pets that can enter New Zealand are rabbits and guinea pigs from Australia, and chinchillas from Great Britain.

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  10. Exploring NatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | The Madison Courier

    ... hilla during a presentation at the Trimble County Public Library. Opferman told participants in the program that chinchillas are considered "critically endangered" because of decline in population due to illegal hunting for the animal's soft fur.

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  11. Bella, Waffle offer unique adoption opportunityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... loves to hug, but asked to describe Bella the chinchilla, kennel attendant Brittany Fewell was short on words. Chinchillas are native to the Andes in South America, she said. They look like a cross between a rabbit and a giant, adorable mouse. They ...

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  12. Zoomobile visits Waggaman libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... eat leaves and grass. Annarino held Charlotte, a chinchilla from the Andes Mountains. Charlotte is nine, and chinchillas can live up to age 15 in the wild and age 20 in captivity. Annarino said that chinchillas cannot get wet. They bathe in special ...

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  13. New vet joins Rehoboth Beach Animal HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Cape Gazette

    ... in addition to dogs and cats, the practice now treats reptiles and pocket pets, such as rabbits, gerbils, chinchillas, hamsters and ferrets. Brown graduated from Ross University and has been practicing for three years. She joined Rehoboth Beach ...

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  14. 16 Chinchilla facts that will make you want one as a petRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | She Knows

    ... dust bath at least twice a week . Which means no soapy, soaking wet mess. Surprise! One of the best things about chinchillas is that, unlike most other creatures, they don't stink. They have no natural body odor , and even their droppings take a few ...

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  15. 500 pet rats need the immediate power of kindnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Pacifica Tribune

    In the little shop called Dandelion Dreams on Francisco Boulevard in Pacifica, customers will find supplies for hamsters, mice, rats, guinea pigs, chinchillas and rabbits as well as a small variety of food and treats for dogs and cats. Some of those small animal supplies include: handmade hammocks, footprint kits, wheels, ramp runners, second hand cages in first place working order, bedding, litter, chews, toys and more.

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  16. HAWS celebrates 50 years of purrs and wagging tails in Waukesha CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Waukesha

    ... in, livestock animals are a challenge due to space restrictions. Such was the case this spring when hundreds of chinchillas were brought to the facility after being rescued from a home subsequently ruled uninhabitable in Waukesha. Mark Hess is the ...

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    Jul 3, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Grace Kazanjian, 7, pets Kronk, an Alpaca from The Helen Woodward Animal Shelter on Wednesday during Critter Camp. Giana Leone Happy kids and adorable animals, what could possibly go wrong? At the Helen Woodward Animal Center's summer Critter Camp, the answer would be "nothing."

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    Jul 3, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Grace Kazanjian, 7, pets Kronk, an Alpaca from The Helen Woodward Animal Shelter on Wednesday during Critter Camp. Giana Leone Happy kids and adorable animals, what could possibly go wrong? At the Helen Woodward Animal Center's summer Critter Camp, the answer would be "nothing."

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  19. Sick of cats and dogs on Instagram? Follow these cute critters insteadRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | New York Post

    Spunky prairie dogs Swarley and Bing don't let the "rodent" family name get them down. The tiny Texan pets can be found dressing up in bow ties, eating a giant hamburger while donning crowns, and playing well with ducklings and dogs.

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  20. Zoo keeper Stan Lupa of Lupa Zoo visits Hubbard Memorial Library in LudlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | MassLive.com

    LUDLOW - Children in Ludlow began their summer vacation with a visit to the Hubbard Memorial Library to see animals from the Lupa Zoo brought by zoo keeper Stan Lupa. "He hangs from his tail, he digs his claws into trees and he eats ants," Lupa said.

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