Richmond Pet Lovers

Home » National Pet & Animal News

National Pet & Animal News

Looking for national pet and animal news? We've got it! Get your daily pet lover news fix here! Our news hounds sniff out what's happening from a number of differenct sources and put it in one convenient place just for you.


pets - Yahoo News Search Results
pets - Yahoo News Search Results

VCA Animal Hospitals Offers Free Boarding for Pets Affected by Northern Calif...
19 Sep 2014 at 9:20pm
VCA Animal Hospitals announced that select VCA hospitals in Northern California are offering free boarding assistance for small animals, including dogs, cats, birds and pocket pets, whose families have been evacuated from their homes due to the devastating King Fire.

Specialty pets are a unique learning tool for kids
19 Sep 2014 at 2:18am
All pets bring us closer to the natural world, but specialty pets, such as fish, small pets and reptiles, provide a unique way to inspire kids to learn about the world around them.

Woodside Animal Hospital Healing With Sound Therapy
21 Sep 2014 at 6:00am
ROYAL OAK, Mich. -- Woodside Animal Hospital's veterinarian offers holistic healing to Michigan pets using sound therapy, also known as infrasonic therapy or just sound therapy. Infrasonic therapy applies ...

Pets, livestock around Mayon to be evacuated too
20 Sep 2014 at 7:44am
LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines ? Albay's zero-casualty goal during disasters applies to animals, too. After evacuating tens of thousands of people, soldiers and cops will also move out livestock and pets around the restive Mayon volcano. Task Force Mayon ? composed of personnel from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National ...

Pets can help boost your health
18 Sep 2014 at 2:45pm
Medical research is starting to show that having a pet may contribute to a longer life for you. In particular, the elderly or those who live alone may benefit most, but everyone is a potential beneficiary. The University of Missouri's Rebecca Johnson says in a news release that, "Research in this field is providing new evidence on the positive impact pets have in our lives." The health benefits ...

Pets of the week
21 Sep 2014 at 12:36am
For information about this week's pets, call 533-7387 (LEE-PETS) or log on to Animal Services' website at www.LeeLostPets.com . When calling, please refer to the animal's ID number. The website updates every hour so you will be able to see if these or any other pets are still available.

The Most Spoiled Celebrity Pets!
19 Sep 2014 at 2:01pm
Taylor Swift's duo of kitties, Meredith and Olivia, are treated like princesses. They get constant belly rubs, how their own social media accounts, AND Olivia was spotted on a casual walk in NYC in Tay Tay's arms.  LOLz! SERIOUSLY. Believe it or not, Swifty's babies are far from the most pampered of star pets!  CLICK HERE to see the [...]

Humane Society: Prepare pets for emergencies
18 Sep 2014 at 10:39pm
Since 2004, Federal Emergency Management Agency has sponsored National Preparedness Month each September. Emergencies come in many forms: fires, tornados, floods, hazardous material spills and, of course, hurricanes.

Now, have a pet by your workstation
21 Sep 2014 at 1:21am
Some start-ups, small businesses allowing pets at workplace

Pets who need homes
21 Sep 2014 at 5:47am
A round-up of pets needing homes

pets - Google News
pets - Google News
Google News

Jumping through hoops to get pets overseas - Pensacola News Journal
21 Sep 2014 at 8:59am

Jumping through hoops to get pets overseas
Pensacola News Journal
But now, the 6-year-old, 36-pound Australian Shepherd mix is getting ready to be reunited with her family ? but not before she passes the necessary tests to be approved to travel overseas. The procedure for transporting family pets overseas during a ...


Adoptable pets in Southwest Florida: Sept. 21, 2014 - Naples Daily News
21 Sep 2014 at 3:58pm

Naples Daily News

Adoptable pets in Southwest Florida: Sept. 21, 2014
Naples Daily News
Abby's Little Friends Oill is a 1-year-old Shih Tzu mix who loves to walk and would enjoy being with another dog. Adopt this cutie by going to www.abbyslittlefriends.com or call 239-234-6159 for more information. Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All ...
Photo Gallery: Pets of the week - Sept. 19, 2014Record-Searchlight

all 90 news articles »

Pets of the week, Sept. 21 - The News-Press
21 Sep 2014 at 3:35am

The News-Press

Pets of the week, Sept. 21
The News-Press
Ever, 11, is a blue brindle girl. She loves to eat, loves stuffies, but most of all, she loves lying next to you on the couch or watching TV in your bed, using you as a stabilizer when she rolls over into a dead roach position. She would brighten ...


PBS' 'Shelter Me' puts at-risk pets in limelight - St. George Daily Spectrum
20 Sep 2014 at 11:53pm

PBS' 'Shelter Me' puts at-risk pets in limelight
St. George Daily Spectrum
Workers at several of the shelters, where no animal is turned away, say pets have a champion in Steven Latham, who directs and produces a PBS series called ?Shelter Me,? featuring animals that are running out of time. Seeing the urgency, he took his ...

and more »

Places to go, things to buy for pets - Boston Globe
20 Sep 2014 at 4:26pm

Boston Globe

Places to go, things to buy for pets
Boston Globe
Pet owners in the region have no shortage of choices for pampering their four-legged, winged, and furry friends. Here are just a few of the more distinctive products, services, and places to try out. Nick Kapteyn for The Boston Globe ...
Pet Connection: A pet trained to visit patients can speed their recoverySacramento Bee

all 4 news articles »

Wildfires good reminder to plan for pets in case of evacuations, emergencies ...
20 Sep 2014 at 6:56pm

Wildfires good reminder to plan for pets in case of evacuations, emergencies
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
First, evacuate, take your pets if you must evacuate. Leaving animals behind puts them at risk of being hurt, lost or killed. Never leave your dog tethered outside if there's a disaster or if you evacuate your home. Instead, bring pets inside and ...
Keeping Pets Safe in an EmergencyTWC News
Have pets ready for emergenciesJuneau County Star-Times

all 5 news articles »

State seeks people qualified to adopt exotic pets surrendered through amnesty...
21 Sep 2014 at 4:21pm

State seeks people qualified to adopt exotic pets surrendered through amnesty ...
Local 10
State wildlife officials are looking for people qualified to adopt animals taken in through Florida's Exotic Pet Amnesty Program. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation allows owners who can no longer care for exotic pets to surrender them instead ...

and more »

Scottsdale: A pet's paradise? - azcentral
21 Sep 2014 at 2:16am

azcentral

Scottsdale: A pet's paradise?
azcentral
Boutique and Spa in Scottsdale, recalling the 2012 nuptials. "They're members of our family." It might be no surprise, then, that Griffin makes a living helping people pamper their pets. Among the offerings at her pet boutique are grooming and dog ...


Pets of the week - Montana Standard
21 Sep 2014 at 3:04am

Pets of the week
Montana Standard
Cody has a gray muzzle but there is still a fire in the hearth. He loves to go for walks and even trots along ? a wonderful old gent. He does have a small growth in his eye that needs to be removed and a few benign fatty tumors, but hey who is perfect ...


State lawmaker wants police trained to deal with pets - Livingston Daily
20 Sep 2014 at 6:24pm

Livingston Daily

State lawmaker wants police trained to deal with pets
Livingston Daily
A Michigan representative believes police need training on how to handle family pets to curtail instances of officers shooting dogs, but Livingston County law enforcement officials called his pending legislation unnecessary. Rep. Phil Cavanagh, D ...