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Pets become destructive pests when carelessly released - Toledo Blade
18 Apr 2015 at 11:16pm

Pets become destructive pests when carelessly released
Toledo Blade
They assume the fish were aquarium pets that had outlived their welcome and were released into the lake by a well-meaning but significantly misguided individual. Another much more chilling scenario connects the release to a case of eco-terrorism called ...

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Kids learn the price of pets - Journal and Courier
18 Apr 2015 at 1:32pm

Journal and Courier

Kids learn the price of pets
Journal and Courier
Ten-year-old Madison Blickenstaff was shocked Saturday to learn how expensive it was to care for a dog. ?I thought everything would be one dollar,? she said, to chuckles from a few adults. Blickenstaff attended the Pet Sense event on Saturday, one of ...


Pet Tales: Battered women can bring their pets - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
18 Apr 2015 at 9:46am

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pet Tales: Battered women can bring their pets
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
But they usually have to leave their dogs and cats behind. In Pennsylvania, pets are permitted at only three shelters for victims of domestic violence. One of them is in Tarentum. At the Alle-Kiski Area HOPE Center Inc., they've sheltered 20 pets since ...

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Humane Society lauds effort to reunite pets, owners - Statesman Journal
18 Apr 2015 at 6:16pm

Statesman Journal

Humane Society lauds effort to reunite pets, owners
Statesman Journal
Idi Vargas, the organizer of Lost & Found Pets of Salem, has been named the 2015 Humaneitarian Award winner. Vargas has reunited many pets with their families via her Facebook page, "Lost and Found Pets of Salem Oregon." She spends as many as 30 ...


Eat, drink, help pets at Charlotte Pet Palooza festival - Charlotte Observer ...
16 Apr 2015 at 11:10pm

Charlotte Observer (blog)

Eat, drink, help pets at Charlotte Pet Palooza festival
Charlotte Observer (blog)
Among the festivities: A 2K dog walk (it starts at 10 a.m. and includes contests), food trucks, a vendor fair, a fashion show including adoptable and alumni dogs from the Humane Society, live music (both Americana and dance), discounted microchipping ...

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Pets Help Teach Kids Empathy - Valley News
18 Apr 2015 at 11:44pm

Pets Help Teach Kids Empathy
Valley News
While hopefully not everyone's experience will be that dramatic, pets can be invaluable at teaching families, especially children, ?emotional intelligence,? or EQ ? a measure of empathy and the ability to understand and connect with others. More than ...

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Lost & Found Pets - KXLH Helena News
19 Apr 2015 at 4:27am

KXLH Helena News

Lost & Found Pets
KXLH Helena News
GREAT FALLS -- KRTV gets reports nearly every day of lost pets from viewers in and around Great Falls. Occasionally, we are able to share photos and details of lost pets on the KRTV Facebook page, but due to the large number of them, we can't do that ...


FDA Warns on Pet Exposure to Topical Pain Meds - The Bark (blog)
19 Apr 2015 at 3:11am

The Bark (blog)

FDA Warns on Pet Exposure to Topical Pain Meds
The Bark (blog)
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners who use prescription topical pain medications containing flurbiprofen to use care when using them (on humans) in a household with pets. Pets are at risk of illness and death when exposed to ...
Pets Experiencing Illnesses and Deaths from Topical Pain MedicationsKansas City infoZine

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Pets of the week April 19 - Montana Standard
19 Apr 2015 at 1:04am

Montana Standard

Pets of the week April 19
Montana Standard
He certainly is smart enough to learn and appreciate what life has to offer. For more details on Pintler Pets or if you are missing a pet, call 406-563-7464. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 1 to 4:00 p.m., or by appointment. Mailing address: P.O ...

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Winged Volunteers Fly Rescued Pets Home - Valley News
18 Apr 2015 at 11:44pm

Valley News

Winged Volunteers Fly Rescued Pets Home
Valley News
Thousands of pooches facing euthanasia ? some just hours from death ? get loaded on planes each year and flown to new homes in places with shortages of adoptable pets. Groups such as California-based Wings of Rescue or South Carolina-based Pilots ...