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Pets at Home dogged by worst IPO tag
30 Jul 2014 at 12:15pm
Pets at Home shares rebound after robust trading update, but retailer well below float price

Pets
31 Jul 2014 at 9:24pm
The following animals have been brought to the Helping Hands Humane Society, 5720 S.W. 21st. The telephone number is 233-7325. Cats Male, black and tan tiger, 1 year old, found in the 800 block of S.E. Colfax Place.

How to Care for Your Pets After You?re Gone
28 Jul 2014 at 9:30am
As anyone who has worked at an animal shelter will tell you, a number of the pets there were beloved companions who became homeless because of their owners? deaths. Perhaps the most spectacular illustration of estate planning for a pet was the $12 million fortune that hotel magnate Leona Helmsley bequeathed to her little white Maltese, Trouble.

Kids with Pets More Likely to Avoid Meat
28 Jul 2014 at 7:03am
Those children who have formed attachments to their pets may develop empathy toward other animals, too, which can result in greater avoidance of eating meat, the researchers suggested. "Once an individual feels empathy toward animals, it makes it harder to eat animals,"study author Hank Rothgerber, a professor of psychology at Bellarmine University and a vegetarian for more than 12 years, told ...

Wagging Tails For Pets At Home As Sales Rise
30 Jul 2014 at 7:29am
Pets at Home (LSE: PETS.L - news) has revealed quarterly revenue growth of more than 10%, amid an ambitious expansion plan. In an interim management statement, the pet food and accessory retailer said total revenue grew by 10.4% to 210.8m in the 16-week period to July 17. It said like-for-like sales were up 4.1%, boosted by its VIP Club membership scheme and a growing presence in veterinary ...

Pets at Home Group PLC Surges On Impressive Sales
30 Jul 2014 at 4:18am
Down boy! Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) jumps 8% after a great set of first-quarter sales numbers.

Pets at Home like-for-likes scamper higher
30 Jul 2014 at 6:02am
Like-for-like sales accelerated at retailer Pets at Home in the first quarter, sending the company's shares scampering higher even though the result was against weak figures the prior year.

Will dog owners spend any amount on their pets? Probably.
31 Jul 2014 at 1:09pm
Consumer experts say there seems to be no limit to the desire of owners to pamper their pets.

Pets Best Announces Contest to Showcase Therapy Dogs in Classrooms
30 Jul 2014 at 9:06am
Nationwide Books & Barks Contest to Provide Winner with Funds for Classroom Supplies (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12053275.htm

FTSE 250 movers: Pets at Home jumps after Q1 results
30 Jul 2014 at 11:25am
Like-for-like sales accelerated at retailer Pets at Home in the first quarter, sending the company's shares scampering higher even though the result was against weak figures the prior year. The like-for-like ...

pets - Google News
pets - Google News
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You Can Now Launch Your Dead Pets Into Space - io9
31 Jul 2014 at 9:01pm

Tech Times

You Can Now Launch Your Dead Pets Into Space
io9
Celestis pets is a new service from that team that introduced the world to memorial spaceflights in 1995. Celestis, Inc. has conducted twelve memorial spaceflights, launching human cremated remains to space, Earth orbit, and even to the Moon! For years ...
Fly Fido to the moon in space send-off for deceased petsKGMI
Now you can fly your pet's ashes to the moonTech Times
Pet remains can be rocketed into spaceThe Seattle Times
CNET
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Pets needing people - St. George Daily Spectrum
31 Jul 2014 at 11:02pm

St. George Daily Spectrum

Pets needing people
St. George Daily Spectrum
We Care for Animals (WCFA) had a fantastic pet adoptionlast Saturday. Two kittens, one adult cat and two dogs found their forever homes. The Mesquite shelter brought one dog to our adoption event and that dog was also adopted. A banner day for homeless ...


Animal rescue groups host events, offer pets, seek volunteers: Animals in the...
31 Jul 2014 at 12:08pm

Animal rescue groups host events, offer pets, seek volunteers: Animals in the News
The Plain Dealer
Dining in North Olmsted for pets: Love-A-Stray will receive 20 percent of sales between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at Macaroni Grill, 25001 Country Club Blvd. Present a flier, available on Love A Stray Cat Rescue's Facebook page or the Great ...


Program offers pets to vets - Akron Beacon Journal
31 Jul 2014 at 9:08pm

Akron Beacon Journal

Program offers pets to vets
Akron Beacon Journal
Max (left) an eight-year-old male pug mix and Rosie, a five-year-old female collie mix during an adoption event of dogs and cats from the Summit County Animal Control shelter at Summit County Veterans Services Thursday in Akron. Pay It Forward For Pets ...


SLIDESHOW: This week's Savannah pets for adoption - Savannah Morning News
31 Jul 2014 at 1:20pm

SLIDESHOW: This week's Savannah pets for adoption
Savannah Morning News
One Love Animal Rescue, Inc. is a newly formed volunteer based organization located in Savannah.Our mission is to help abandoned, neglected, abused and unwanted pets by partnering with shelters, rescue groups and the community. Please contact us ...


Fighting a No-Pets Eviction With Doctors' Notes and a Federal Suit - New York...
28 Jul 2014 at 12:06pm

New York Times

Fighting a No-Pets Eviction With Doctors' Notes and a Federal Suit
New York Times
All three residents have claimed medical necessity in having pets: that the animals help stabilize depression, anxiety and other afflictions, an increasingly common practice in the city. But because the East River Housing residents sought exemptions ...


Pet owners are taking guinea pigs on holiday to spend more 'quality time' wit...
1 Aug 2014 at 3:45am

Telegraph.co.uk

Pet owners are taking guinea pigs on holiday to spend more 'quality time' with ...
Telegraph.co.uk
A third of pet owners are choosing holidays in the UK so they can ensure their pets are with them and one in ten admit to cutting breaks short because they feel guilty about leaving their animals behind. In London the number that have done so is even ...
The most important part of our summer break... our pets! A third of owners in ...Daily Mail
Summer adoption specials going on at the Austin Animal CenterAustin American-Statesman (blog)

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Will dog owners spend any amount on their pets? Probably. - Washington Post (...
31 Jul 2014 at 1:12pm

Will dog owners spend any amount on their pets? Probably.
Washington Post (blog)
As appalled as non-dog people will be, consumer experts say there seems to be no limit to the desire of owners to pamper their pets. Recent spending trends bode well for the idea of doggy gyms, especially in a region well known as doggy indulgent.


Pet Policies Vary at Washington Stores - The Missourian
1 Aug 2014 at 8:03am

Pet Policies Vary at Washington Stores
The Missourian
Pet-Co is known nationally as ?where the pets go,? and as long as dogs and cats are leashed and up-to-date on vaccinations, they're allowed inside, according to David McCulloch, Washington store manager. The Washington store is located at 1080 ...


Clay Humane offers 5 tips to protect pets from summer heat - WJXT Jacksonville
30 Jul 2014 at 8:06pm

WJXT Jacksonville

Clay Humane offers 5 tips to protect pets from summer heat
WJXT Jacksonville
Limit exercise on hot days: Walk pets in the early morning or evening hours when it's cooler outside. Also, remember to put pet-safe sunscreen on your animals' ears and areas with light or white fur to protect from the sun. Walk pets on the grass as ...
Make a move less stressful for your petsTimes Herald-Record

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