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  1. Twenty pets 'star' on Forever postage stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Twenty animals that people love and keep as pets will be the "stars" on an upcoming set of first-class Forever stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service. A tan and white puppy, golden retriever, spotted kitten, tabby cat and a dappled grey horse each have their own stamp, as do a white mouse, two green parakeets, a blue and gold macaw, rabbit, chinchilla, gerbil, guinea pig and hamster.

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  2. NOLA Pet Doc: How to care for exotic animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WGNO-TV New Orleans

    ... says this special care can keep your pet with you a lot longer, "For our exotic species like rabbits, or chinchillas or guinea pigs, knowing the right supplements and the right nutritional care will keep them healthy and keep them in better shape ...

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  3. Judge: probation for Muskego couple who housed hundreds of chinchillas in unsafe homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Waukesha

    City of Waukesha - Garrett and Tricia Rees are not allowed to keep any of the hundreds of chinchillas they kept in their former Waukesha home, but will not be spending any time behind bars if they behave, a Waukesha County Circuit judge ruled this afternoon. The Reeses appeared in court Wednesday, Jan. 27 and each pleaded no contest to one count of child neglect and one count of not providing proper animal shelter, both misdemeanors.

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  4. Petco drops small-animal supplier amid federal probeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... 2015 federal inspection report said the facility housed 16,787 animals - ferrets, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits, chinchillas and guinea pigs. "We have reached out to the USDA to learn about its findings. If we find our standards have not been met by ...

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  5. Twenty pets 'star' on Forever postage stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    Twenty animals that people love and keep as pets will be the "stars" on an upcoming set of first-class Forever stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service. A tan and white puppy, golden retriever, spotted kitten, tabby cat and a dappled grey horse each have their own stamp, as do a white mouse, two green parakeets, a blue and gold macaw, rabbit, chinchilla, gerbil, guinea pig and hamster.

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  6. Petco drops animal supplier amid probe into conditions at facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    ... inspection report said the facility housed 16,787 animals, including ferrets, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits, chinchillas and guinea pigs. "We have reached out to the USDA to learn about its findings. If we find our standards have not been met by this ...

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  7. Petco supplier accused of torturing, freezing live animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | New York Daily News

    Thousands of furry creatures at a Pennsylvania Petco supply farm were frozen and gassed inside buildings that reeked of urine and feces. Petco, PetSmart and Pet Supplies Plus, received pets such as hamsters, rabbits, gerbils, chinchillas and ferrets from Holmes Farm, where the small animals were stored in plastic bins and stacking in filing cabinet-style drawers, according to PETA.

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  8. Petco drops animal supplier amid federal probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | USA Today

    ... 2015 federal inspection report said the facility housed 16,787 animals - ferrets, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits, chinchillas and guinea pigs. "We have reached out to the USDA to learn about its findings. If we find our standards have not been met by ...

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  9. PETCO Drops Small-Animal Supplier Amid ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... 2015 federal inspection report said the facility housed 16,787 animals - ferrets, gerbils, hamsters, rabbits, chinchillas and guinea pigs. "We have reached out to the USDA to learn about its findings. If we find our standards have not been met by ...

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  10. Santa Cruz lawyer speaks on trusts for petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... family or neighbors. The shelter takes in all nonwildlife animals, including parrots, which can live 80 years, chinchillas, pot-bellied pigs and tortoises, said Melanie Sobel, the shelter's general manager. “They came into the shelter and ...

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  11. Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center saw changes in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The News-Review

    ... cats are $10 and unaltered cats are $20. Fees for rabbits are $15 altered and $25 unaltered, with ferrets and chinchillas at $25 and $35 a pair, guinea pigs at $15, and $10 for rats, hamsters and gerbils. See the comprehensive shelter website for ...

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  12. Animal rights battles reflected in the LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... that pet dealers provide customers a set of instructions for the proper care of small pets such as hamsters, chinchillas, guinea pigs, gerbils, rabbits, mice and even reptiles such as geckos. The instructions would, for example, lay out the kind of ...

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  13. Bake off star Sandy Docherty to serve up a treat for discerning bunniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Wharfedale Observer

    ... with probiotics and Lucerne extract. Approximately 3,000 small animals and their breeders, including cavies, chinchillas, gerbils, hamsters, mice and rabbits, will be attending the show - one of the longest running and biggest events of its kind in ...

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  14. 35 Playful Pet Costumes - These Peculiar Pet Fashions Celebrate Dress ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    While Halloween is the traditional time for humans to show off outrageous costumes, January 14th marks Dress Up Your Pet Day. This non-traditional holiday gives pet owners an excuse to dress animals like cats and dogs in a variety of creative costumes.

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  15. Raven's Pet Pal: HufflepuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Star999.com

    : Chinchillas are social creatures that require lots of attention from an owner or another chinchilla companion. They can live up to 20 years. They require routine exercise and a large enough cage space to accommodate their exercise requirements. ...

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  16. US Postal Service Honors the American Pickup with StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Super Chevy Magazine

    ... iguanas, hamsters, goldfish, parrots, guinea pigs, tortoises, rabbits, kittens, corn snakes, mice, hermit crabs, chinchillas, gerbils, dogs, parakeets, horses, cats, and geckos. Perhaps if featuring classic trucks is a success, the post office will ...

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  17. Postal Service issues 'Pets Forever' stamps; local rescue eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | SILive.com

    ... iguanas, hamsters, goldfish, parrots, guinea pigs, tortoises, rabbits, kittens, corn snakes, mice, hermit crabs, chinchillas, gerbils, dogs, parakeets, horses, cats and geckos. No issue date has been announced, but "Pets" is tagged for release ...

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  18. Postal service goes to the dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    The U.S. Postal Service is going to the dogs, and cats, beta fish, iguanas, hamsters, goldfish, parrots, guinea pigs, tortoises, rabbits, kittens, corn snakes, mice, hermit crabs, chinchillas, gerbils, parakeets, horses and geckos. Twenty new Forever stamps featuring favorite pets will be released later this year by the Postal Service honoring pets and the people who love them.An exact date has not be announced.

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  19. Twenty pets 'star' on Forever postage stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    Twenty animals that people love and keep as pets will be the "stars" on an upcoming set of first-class Forever stamps issued by the U.S. Postal Service. A tan and white puppy, golden retriever, spotted kitten, tabby cat and a dappled grey horse each have their own stamp, as do a white mouse, two green parakeets, a blue and gold macaw, rabbit, chinchilla, gerbil, guinea pig and hamster.

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  20. 'Frosty Farm' event brings Santa Claus, snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... snacks. Children also visited with animals housed at the facility, which included horses, dogs, rabbits and chinchillas, among others. "She comes here all the time, and she loves the place," said Sandra Hedrick of daughter Ava, 6. "This is the first ...

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