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

Dubizzle teams with animal welfare group to educate public on pets
11 Jul 2014 at 6:35am
Dubizzle teams with animal welfare group to educate public on pets Classifieds website dubizzle and an animal welfare organisation have joined forces to stop the illegal advertising of animals for sale and to educate the public about pets. Meaf, the Middle East Animal Foundation, a non-profit organisation, held a workshop with dubizzle to help moderators identify adverts that did not comply with ...

Secondhand smoke as harmful to pets as it is to people
10 Jul 2014 at 2:54pm
Dogs also face a risk from e-cigarette cartridges unlike anything humans are likely to encounter

Secondhand Smoke as Harmful to Pets as People
9 Jul 2014 at 10:32am
Secondhand smoke as harmful to pets as people, but determining cancer cause still difficult

Why A Short Covering Rally Might Come for Petmed Express (PETS) Stock
10 Jul 2014 at 7:43am
Why A Short Covering Rally Might Come for Petmed Express (PETS) Stock

Humane Society: Only you can prevent fires started by pets
10 Jul 2014 at 9:59pm
According to the National Fire Protection Association, 500,000 pets are affected annually by home fires, some 1,000 of which are accidentally started by pets.

How to Save Money on Pets
10 Jul 2014 at 9:47am
The cost of pet food can add up quickly. Consider buying your pet food in bulk. Don't hesitate to ask your vet for pet food recommendations, but when it comes to making a purchase, don't buy from the vet. Read the guidelines on your pet's food, and make sure to update the serving size as recommendations change when pets get older.

Owners often get what they want for their pampered pets
10 Jul 2014 at 11:03am
Pet owners will spend an estimated $59 million on them this year ranging from $22 billion for food to $4 billion for boarding and grooming.

FDA Advice On Protecting Pets And Yourself From Food Poisoning
8 Jul 2014 at 6:11am
Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most of us consider food poisoning in our own eating habits. We try to make sure our cooking spaces are clean, the utensils properly washed, and the food cooked safely. On the other hand, not as many of us have considered food poisoning in our pets . Many pet parents give their furry friends raw pet food on occasion and some even feed ...

Pets of the Week
10 Jul 2014 at 11:46pm
Bluefire is a three month old female Russian blue kitten and The Daily Sentinel Cat of the Week at the Nacogdoches Animal Services Adoption Center. She was found as a stray and brought to the shelter for placement in a good home. Bluefire is small, is not declawed, but is very playful and affectionate. She's very curious and likes to explore, but enjoys being held. For more information on the ...

Must-know: An overview of PetSmart?s growth drivers
10 Jul 2014 at 12:00pm
PetSmart's earlier strategy was to be the preferred provider for the lifetime needs of pets.

pets - Google News
pets - Google News
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Secondhand Smoke as Harmful to Pets as People - ABC News
9 Jul 2014 at 10:19am

Secondhand Smoke as Harmful to Pets as People
ABC News
Ten years ago, Shirley Worthington rushed Tigger to the vet when the dog's mouth started bleeding. When she was told he had cancer, she knew to blame her heavy smoking, an addiction she couldn't kick until after her pet died. Secondhand smoke can ...

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Facebook Helps Reunite Lost Pets With Owners - WCJB
11 Jul 2014 at 5:13am

Facebook Helps Reunite Lost Pets With Owners
WCJB
"With the help of Gainesville Pet Finder, it was definitely the biggest factor that brought her home. Just posting everything on the pet finder and having people post back their leads and it was kinda a puzzle. Just everybody posting what they saw ...


Athletes pose for pets - KSDK
11 Jul 2014 at 2:33am

Athletes pose for pets
KSDK
On Thursday, Gateway Pet Guardians unveiled their new billboards. One is James Laurinaitis of the St Louis Rams, which is at the intersection of North 12th and Martin Luther King Drive. The other, of Ryan Reaves of the St Louis Blues. Both billboards ...
New billboards target East St. Louis pet ownersfox2now.com

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Kate Jarvik Birch: What if humans could be pets? - USA TODAY
10 Jul 2014 at 11:05pm

Kate Jarvik Birch: What if humans could be pets?
USA TODAY
It's a question I asked myself not just as an author, but as a pet lover too. I have a whole slew of pets. At the moment, I have: three dogs, two ducks, a bunny, and a hedgehog (I'm not counting the snake that we're babysitting for my son's biology ...

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Ask the Vet: Don't let heat get to pets - The Desert Sun
10 Jul 2014 at 11:06pm

Ask the Vet: Don't let heat get to pets
The Desert Sun
Now that it is summer, any tips on keeping my pets cool? The first thing to stress is to never leave a pet in a parked car, even with the windows cracked. If you see a pet in a parked car, don't hesitate to try to get it out and call 911 immediately ...
Predicted soaring temperatures can be deadly for petsThe Oregonian
Tips for keeping your pet cool in the summerDaytona Beach News-Journal

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Owners often get what they want for their pampered pets - Florida Times-Union
10 Jul 2014 at 12:12pm

Florida Times-Union

Owners often get what they want for their pampered pets
Florida Times-Union
Those pets include about 96 million cats, 83 million dogs, 21 million birds, 18 million small animals, 12 million reptiles, eight million horses, 145 million freshwater fish and about 14 million saltwater fish, according to the 2013-14 national survey ...


July 4th difficult for pets, many go missing - The State
10 Jul 2014 at 8:08pm

The State

July 4th difficult for pets, many go missing
The State
Animal control received more than 60 calls this week from owners looking for pets that panicked and ran away after hearing fireworks. Beaufort resident Kelli Bright left her three dogs ? Tiny, Jack and Shadow ? in her fenced-in backyard at about 9 p ...

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Travel Girl: Traveling with Pets - WGNO
10 Jul 2014 at 6:18pm

Travel Girl: Traveling with Pets
WGNO
Here's a checklist to review before you head to the airport or hit the road with your pet. First, be sure to confirm the pet policy with your airline, and/or hotel. Even if you've traveled with Fluffy or Fido on a certain airline or stayed in a ...
How to Save Money on PetsU.S. News & World Report
Paw Prints: Healthy family budget includes petsThe Daily News of Newburyport

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A blood bank for pets - Wisconsin State Journal
11 Jul 2014 at 7:38am

A blood bank for pets
Wisconsin State Journal
?We see a lot of sick pets,? said Mandy Henderson, emergency service triage technician at the UW vet school hospital. ?It's really nice to be able to take blood from either client-owned, community-owned or staff pets. It also offers patients that are ...

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

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Animal rescue groups host events, offer pets, seek volunteers: Animals in the News
The Plain Dealer
Boxing in Bedford Heights for pets: The Public Animal Welfare Society receives the proceeds from beer sales at the amateur boxing event at 6 p.m. Friday at South East Harley Davidson, 23105 Aurora Road. Admission is $25 to stand, $40 for front-row seats.
Staten Island Pets: Summer Fun Dog Wash, benefit concert and adoptions this ...SILive.com
Animal Rescue League hosts the third annual Pup CrawlPittsburgh Post Gazette
Experts stress summer animal safetyYadkin Ripple
Southwest Booster
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