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

Pets living the high life - at a price
27 Jan 2015 at 7:35am
Owners pay through the nose to keep animals happy while they take a break

Pets of week: Valley animals available for adoption
28 Jan 2015 at 3:28pm
The Phoenix area is home to dozens of animal shelters, and thousands of pets are waiting for their forever home. Each week we'll feature different dogs and cats that are available for adoption across the Valley.                

Whistle Acquires Tagg, Maker of Popular Pet GPS Tracker, to Expand Pet Tech P...
29 Jan 2015 at 6:07am
Whistle, the leading creators of tech products and services for pets, announced today that it has acquired Tagg, the Pet Tracker GPS system founded in 2010 as a subsidiary of Qualcomm.

Stop buying reptiles as pets: Yellowknife vet
28 Jan 2015 at 7:15am
Yellowknife veterinarian Dr. Tom Pisz is discouraging people from buying reptiles as pets after three snakes and a lizard have wound up at the Great Slave Animal Hospital's shelter in recent months. "I'm not supportive of people having reptiles as pets," Pisz said.

Broward temples bless pets
27 Jan 2015 at 1:50pm
Both Temple Beth El of Hollywood and Temple Dor Dorim of Weston has one unique popular feature that few South Florida congregations have. For 24 years at Temple Beth El and 19 years at Temple Dor Dorim, the blessing of the animals has been performed annually in respect to the many pets that...

Metra might allow small pets on trains
23 Jan 2015 at 2:46pm
Metra customers who want to bring their pets along for the train ride may soon be able to do so, at least on weekends.

Show off your dog's big heart in the 'Big Paws, Big Heart' event
27 Jan 2015 at 12:59pm
Pets Fur People celebrates a month of love this February with our Big Paws Big Heart event.Activities kick off with a Facebook Valentine Photo Contest beginning February 1 and running through Valentine's Day, February 14. 

Metra hopes to give pets-on-board a trial run
26 Jan 2015 at 6:10am
Responding to thousands of people who signed petitions, Metra wants to allow pets on trains on the Rock Island District line for a three-month trial.

Pets Best Celebrates 10 Years of Protecting Dogs and Cats
27 Jan 2015 at 9:10am
2015 Marks Pet Insurance Agency?s 10th Anniversary (PRWeb January 27, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/01/prweb12442518.htm

Pets and animals not allowed on trains, says SMRT
29 Jan 2015 at 3:15am
The transport operator hopes that commuters would alert station staff should they come across similar incidents in the future.

pets - Google News
pets - Google News
Google News

Students Create Website to Reunite Owners With Pets Displaced During Disaster...
28 Jan 2015 at 1:57pm

ABC News

Students Create Website to Reunite Owners With Pets Displaced During Disasters
ABC News
Finding a pet lost during a disaster might soon be as easy as a mouse-click thanks to students at the University of Colorado Boulder. Doctoral students Mario Barrenechea, 25, and Joanne White, 45, developed their website, EmergencyPetMatcher, to help ...
CU-Boulder Computer Scientists Create Site to Find Lost PetsPaste Magazine

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Why Your Pet Should Be As Fit As You - Shape Magazine
28 Jan 2015 at 2:32pm

KHOU

Why Your Pet Should Be As Fit As You
Shape Magazine
Lying on the couch and eating from an automatically re-filled bowl all day wouldn't make for the healthiest of lifestyles?so why do we let our pets do it? If you're thinking, "But my dog is super fit!", know this: One in every 5 pet cats and dogs are ...
Obesity epidemic affecting millions of petsKHOU
More Than Half of US Pets Are Obese1011now
Millions Of US Pets Overweight Or ObeseCBS Local

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How to Keep Your Pets from Ruining Your Stuff - Lifehacker
27 Jan 2015 at 12:11pm

Lifehacker

How to Keep Your Pets from Ruining Your Stuff
Lifehacker
We try to domesticate our pets, but they're wild creatures at heart. Because of this, a lot of their instinctive habits can wreck our living space and drive us nuts. With some effort and understanding, we can accommodate their natural needs and still ...
Shelters struggle to meet demand for adoptive petsCBS News
Protecting Your Pets in Cold Weather6abc.com

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Pets of week: Valley animals available for adoption - azcentral.com
28 Jan 2015 at 4:36pm

azcentral.com

Pets of week: Valley animals available for adoption
azcentral.com
Pets of week: Valley animals available for adoption. The Phoenix area is home to dozens of animal shelters, and thousands of pets are waiting for their forever home. Each week we'll feature different dogs and cats that are available for adoption across ...

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Reader-submitted photos and adoptable pets, Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2015 - Las Vegas ...
28 Jan 2015 at 12:42pm

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Reader-submitted photos and adoptable pets, Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2015
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Stella & Sampson, Nevada SPCA We're giving you our best smiles, hoping you see our amazing potential and hopeful spirits. We are Stella and Sampson, 9-year-old soulmates, a well-behaved pair in need of a responsible, loving forever home. Please come ...


Keeping your pets safe during the blizzard - WABC-TV
26 Jan 2015 at 6:23am

WABC-TV

Keeping your pets safe during the blizzard
WABC-TV
The ASPCA issued a pet safety alert for the blizzard, advising owners to make sure their furry friends stay safe and warm. The ASPCA is reminding people that it's too dangerous for us, it's too dangerous for our pet as well. Here are some tips: --Pets ...
Pet safety alert issued ahead of blizzardWCVB Boston
Keeping Your Pets Safe in Freezing Cold Winter WeatherPatch.com
When it's snowing out, bring the pets inPress & Sun-Bulletin
RiverheadLOCAL -Newsday
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Proposed app could help find missing pets - 9NEWS.com
28 Jan 2015 at 12:44pm

9NEWS.com

Proposed app could help find missing pets
9NEWS.com
DENVER- As animal lovers know, our pets are family. So if you've ever had one run away or disappear, it can be devastating. You spend all your time driving around, posting flyers, talking to neighbors and making endless phone calls. Now, what if there ...

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More support groups helping with loss of pet - Detroit Free Press
28 Jan 2015 at 12:49pm

Detroit Free Press

More support groups helping with loss of pet
Detroit Free Press
In a recent nationwide survey, 83% of pet owners consider their pets members of the family. The result is growth in the pet industry that is evident in many markets. There are dog walkers, cat groomers, house sitters, veterinarians who make home visits ...


Movement to save shelter pets growing in Contra Costa - SFGate
28 Jan 2015 at 5:18am

SFGate

Movement to save shelter pets growing in Contra Costa
SFGate
But it believes public shelters should do a lot more to help animals, from enlisting programs to trap, neuter and release feral cats to creating partnerships with nationwide programs such as Pets for Vets, a program that matches returning veterans with ...

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Americans Will Spend $703 Million On Valentine's Day Gifts For Pets - The Con...
28 Jan 2015 at 12:50pm

The Consumerist

Americans Will Spend $703 Million On Valentine's Day Gifts For Pets
The Consumerist
That sounds like a mind-boggling amount, but comes out to only $5.28 per pet owner. The NRF calculated this number based on a survey of 5,000 people about their gift-buying plans for Valentine's Day, including lovers, family, and critters. Gifts for ...
Americans Could Spend $703 Million on Their Pets This Valentine's DayTIME
Survey: Valentine's revelers to spend $703 million on gifts for petsUPI.com
Americans projected to spend $703 million on their pets this Valentine's DayThe Week Magazine

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