Pets In The News

Pets In The News

  • Last-Minute Plans: 101 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do in Seattle This Weekend: September 13-15, 2019 13 Sep 2019 20:41 AltWeeklies.com Panicking because you don’t know what to do this weekend and you're short on cash? Don't worry—below, find all of your options for last-minute entertainment that won't cost more than $10, ranging from the Great Wallingford Wurst Festival to …
  • Lessons I learnt from my dog 07 Sep 2019 18:32 The Times of India Eat when you are hungry; sleep when you are tired. –Zen Teaching Life is as simple as the Zen teaching above. But we, as human beings, are complicated creatures. If you have a pet though, it’s easy to see, from close quarters, how little they need to stay …
  • 'I was petrified': Visiting a loved one with dementia can be difficult. These tips may help 28 Aug 2019 22:26 Radio Australia Lucy Shannon had never known someone with dementia until her mother was diagnosed with the condition at 57. "They say you have seven to eight years from diagnosis to death with early onset and that's pretty much what we got," she says. For …
  • 105 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do in Seattle This Week: August 20-25, 2019 21 Aug 2019 02:32 AltWeeklies.com Our arts and culture critics have already recommended 45 great things to do this week and our music critics have picked the 43 best music shows, but there are still tons more events happening. To prevent some of the quirkier and more extraordinary ones …
  • Dora the Explorer: A Longboat legend 10 Aug 2019 02:06 Longboat Observer In this week’s Fannin Sentinel in Blue Ridge, Ga., you can find Dora Walters’ last contribution to her local paper — just one of the many she’s reported for over the years. On Monday, the 92-year-old was in her office typing out the column from Jake, head …
  • Dora the Explorer: A Longboat legend (1927-2019) 09 Aug 2019 17:59 Longboat Observer In this week’s "Fannin Sentinel" in Blue Ridge, Ga., you can find Dora Walters’ last contribution to her local paper — one of the many she’s reported for over the years. On Monday, the 92-year-old was in her office typing out the column from Jake …
  • "Milly Dowler was my best friend; 17 years later I'm still dealing with the grief" 06 Aug 2019 16:30 Cosmopolitan UK Some stories, when you hear them on the news, really stick with you. The disappearance of teenager Milly Dowler was one of them. A 13-year-old girl, snatched and later murdered as she innocently made her way home from school, shook the nation when it …
  • Woman inseparable from giant pet snail that she loves cuddling on sofa 26 Jul 2019 17:54 Mirror A woman has told of how she loves nothing more than cuddling her giant African snail on the sofa - and doesn't mind when it covers her body in slime. Magdalena Dusza, from Krakow, Poland, adopted slimey pal Misiek after spotting in an appalling …
  • Chris Renaud Talks ‘The Secret Life of Pets 2’ 25 Jul 2019 01:11 Animation World Network In the hilarious and wildly successful The Secret Life of Pets (2016), audiences laughed at Illumination Entertainment’s animated exploration of a simple, but perplexing question: what are our pets really doing when we’re not at home? Three years later, …
  • Clarksville area Pets of the Week for July 5th, 2019 05 Jul 2019 16:51 WJZM   Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Online will be bringing your pets from different rescue organizations that are in need of a good home in Clarksville-Montgomery County and surrounding areas. This weeks pets are for the week of June 27th, 2019. Dogs and cats …
  • Odd couples and unusual friends 04 Jul 2019 08:38 Community Voice I recently saw a Facebook video of a giant dog, maybe a young Dane, playing with a deer!  It was like the peaceable kingdom, where predator and prey were just playmates and was very cute to watch.  They wrestled and bounced around like a pair of puppies ( …
  • The Second Coming of the Robot Pet 01 Jul 2019 11:30 News Mita Yun didn’t get into robotics to save the world. The lunar rovers she built as a student at Carnegie Mellon, and the software she developed as an engineer for Google—that stuff was just practice. The things Yun really wanted to make were friends. Yun …
  • Sonko reveals plan to have dog meat market in Nairobi, Kenyans react 26 Jun 2019 04:42 Standard Digital News SUMMARY Sonko said time was nigh to have a dogs market so that those eating its meat will have a bite of their delicacy Dog meat is a common delicacy in countries such as China, Switzerland, and South Korea among others Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has …
  • Clarksville area Pets of the Week for June 19th, 2019 20 Jun 2019 08:58 WJZM   Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Online will be bringing your pets from different rescue organizations that are in need of a good home in Clarksville-Montgomery County and surrounding areas. This weeks pets are for the week of June 19th, 2019. Dogs and cats …
  • Talking animals, jungle capers and scheming pirates - book reviews 07 Jun 2019 03:24 Gazette Animals of all shapes and sizes take starring roles in a bumper selection of new children’s books that are guaranteed to put some much-needed sunshine into June. Age 8 plus: Evie and the Animals Matt Haig and Emily Gravett Well, well, well… it seems the …
  • Clarksville area Pets of the Week for May 30th, 2019 30 May 2019 22:56 WJZM   Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Online will be bringing your pets from different rescue organizations that are in need of a good home in Clarksville-Montgomery County and surrounding areas. This weeks pets are for the week of May 30th, 2019. Dogs and cats …
  • Clarksville area Pets of the Week for May 26th, 2019 27 May 2019 00:46 WJZM   Clarksville, TN – Clarksville Online will be bringing your pets from different rescue organizations that are in need of a good home in Clarksville-Montgomery County and surrounding areas. Dogs and cats of all ages, breeds and sizes are available through …
  • Let’s All Go to the (Indie) Cinema! 22 May 2019 22:36 City Weekly We're nearly halfway through 2019 and I've already had enough guns, explosions, spacecraft, old Captain Americas and fat Thors to last a lifetime, let alone a summer. And the only blockbuster I've seen this year is Avengers: Endgame. "But …
  • Once Upon a Time… 19 May 2019 02:36 North Forty News Two loving fans take turns reading to 10-year-old Lilly, an English Setter mix. You might say the large, calm dog “lapped up” the story and attention from the girls. LAPP's Sunday Animal Afternoons At the Library is a popular event at Fort Collins …
  • Grumpy Cat’s Death Marks the End of the Joyful Internet 17 May 2019 16:50 News In 2012, America was halfway through President Obama's time in office. The first Avengers movie came out, and Hunger Games premiered. Hope was high, and Reddit—the web's "front page"—was where anyone with a cute pet could get thousands of …
  • 142 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do in Seattle This Week: May 14-19, 2019 14 May 2019 22:21 Stranger Our arts critics have already recommended 58 great things to do this week and our music critics have picked the 50 best music shows, but there are still hundreds more events happening. To prevent some of the quirkier and more extraordinary ones from …
  • 142 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do in Seattle This Week: April 23–28, 2019 24 Apr 2019 00:13 AltWeeklies.com The Top Pot Doughnut Dash, Air Sex Championships, and More Quirky & Unusual Events Our arts critics have already recommended 90 great things to do this week and our music critics have picked the 40 best concerts, but there are still hundreds more …
  • 142 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do This Week: April 23–28, 2019 23 Apr 2019 23:48 Stranger The Top Pot Doughnut Dash, Air Sex Championships, and More Quirky & Unusual Events Our arts critics have already recommended 90 great things to do this week and our music critics have picked the 40 best concerts, but there are still hundreds more …
  • Saturday's Best Deals: Anker Charging Gear, Samsung TV, 4/20 Sales, and More 20 Apr 2019 16:13 Gizmodo A $399 Samsung TV, a huge sale on Anker charging products, a keyboard that charges itself with light, and several CBD and vaping deals for 4/20 lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never …
  • See Bing, Igglepiggle and Upsy Daisy, Ben and Holly and The Gruffalo live in 2019 20 Apr 2019 11:54 Get Surrey It can be hard to coax children away from the TV sometimes and let’s be honest, it comes in handy when you really need a little peace and quiet for a moment. But if you’re stuck for new ways of entertaining the kids and the weather isn’t too great, then …
  • Man-eating boar, eagle attack: 9 crazy Gympie animal yarns 19 Apr 2019 15:55 Gympie Times SINCE the days of "LOLCats”, "Doge”, "Grumpy Cat” and "Phteven”, the crazy predicaments animals routinely find themselves in have been at the centrepiece of the worldwide memeverse. Nowadays you're unlikely to scroll through your …
  • 38 Movies Worth Watching in Seattle This Weekend: April 18–21, 2019 19 Apr 2019 00:58 AltWeeklies.com This weekend offers plenty of 4/20-friendly moviegoing options, not least our own brand-new festival of stoner filmmaking, SPLIFF, a 4:20 screening of Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, and the always eye-popping Anime Film Series. For some classic …
  • Categorizing Trupanion (Podcast Transcript) 18 Apr 2019 10:47 Seeking Alpha Editors' Note: This is the transcript of our podcast from Tuesday on Trupanion (TRUP). We focused on trying to understand both bull and bear cases, building on a recent article by a new author. We're going to be following up with at least one guest …
  • The cute, funny and unexpected creatures you can adopt from your local RSPCA 15 Apr 2019 06:16 Liverpool Echo The local RSPCA rescue centre is many people's first point of call when looking for a dog or cat - but did you know there are also many other creatures you can take home. The RSPCA is regularly looking for homes for a wide variety of animals, from more …
  • 32 Movies Worth Watching in Seattle This Weekend: April 11–14, 2019 12 Apr 2019 00:50 AltWeeklies.com This weekend, you could sob yourself into an Aretha Franklin-induced transcendence with Amazing Grace, enter a world of time-bending black holes with Claire Denis's High Life, and revisit classics like the 1959 sword-and-sandal film Ben-Hur and …
  • Iain Stirling, Karen Dunbar and Laura Main feature in epic Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home video 09 Apr 2019 20:26 Evening News Some of Scotland’s best talent have rolled up their sleeves in support of new promotional videos for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home. The Home has been working with video production company Heehaw as their charity partner of the year, and have together created …
  • Dystopian drama, circus capers and offbeat beasts - book reviews 09 Apr 2019 18:31 Gazette As the Easter school holidays get into full swing, enjoy a sparkling collection of children’s books… all perfectly created to keep boredom at bay. Age 9 plus: The Middler Kirsty Applebaum What is it like to be the middle child of a family? Prepare to be …
  • Out On the Town: DC arts and entertainment highlights — April 4-10 05 Apr 2019 01:51 Metro Weekly Ramen Shop EYES WIDE SHUT “Heeere’s Kubrick” is an annual celebration of the late, legendary filmmaker Stanley Kubrick, with select films screening on Wednesdays at both area locations of the Angelika movie theater chain. The series continues with the …
  • Original ‘Pet Sematary’ director Mary Lambert on her horror classic, Madonna and Stephen King 04 Apr 2019 14:51 The Sacramento Bee Original ‘Pet Sematary’ director Mary Lambert on her horror classic, Madonna and Stephen King By JEN YAMATO Los Angeles Times April 04, 2019 01:00 AM In 1989 director Mary Lambert brought Stephen King's celebrated best-seller "Pet Sematary" …
  • An Irishman’s Diary on the story of the bear in the Liffey 01 Apr 2019 01:11 The Irish Times Talking to some friends recently I casually mentioned the story of the bear in the Liffey. “The what in the Liffey ”, they exclaimed in unison. They thought I was having one of my senior moments and had lost the plot I stressed that, no, it wasn’t a joke. …
  • Pet owners are inspired to share their animal's silliest moments 31 Mar 2019 17:43 Charleston Daily Mail Pet owners share their animal's silliest moments in funny Twitter thread - which include dogs jumping in cat flaps and adorable moggies squeezing into tight spots Twitter users have been sharing their hilarious snaps of their pets in tight spots Were …
  • The Biggest Events to Look Forward to This Month 31 Mar 2019 11:07 Stranger No fooling—the second official month of spring brings tons of entertainment options across genres to Seattle, not to mention major happenings like 4/20, Easter and Passover, National Poetry Month, and Earth Day. Below, we've compiled the biggest …
  • Your Complete Guide to April 2019 Events in Seattle 31 Mar 2019 01:50 AltWeeklies.com No fooling—the second official month of spring brings tons of entertainment options across genres to Seattle, not to mention major happenings like 4/20, Easter and Passover, National Poetry Month, and Earth Day. Below, we've compiled the biggest …
  • Serial dog killer being hunted after six pups die in agony in just ONE week 23 Mar 2019 21:25 Sunday People A serial dog killer who appears to be targeting British pet-lovers is being hunted on Spain’s Costa del Sol. Six animals died in agony from ­poisoning last week, bringing the known total over two years around Marbella to 21. One Brit, whose Yorkshire …
  • Daniel Ferguson Directed a 3D IMAX Movie About Superhero Dogs 20 Mar 2019 18:44 Westword Superpower Dogs 3D, the latest IMAX film to arrive at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, may sound like nothing more than a cute kids’ movie. In truth, it's an uplifting documentary that will delight all ages. Narrated by a dog named Henry, …
  • Beyond iTunes Promo 18 Mar 2019 23:13 IGN.com 1 ExplicitBloodborne, Sekiro, and Why We Like Difficult Games - Beyond Episode 582 On this week's episode, Jonathon Dornbush, Brian Altano, Lucy O'Brien, and Max Scoville discuss Days Gone going gold, Remote Play on iOS, and more. Plus, the cast …
  • Spring Break Reads: 70+ great books for kids and teens, as recommended by librarians 16 Mar 2019 18:24 Vancouver Sun Lower Mainland kids have let us know that their ideal spring break includes helping their parents around the house, attending educational camps, and boning up on their calculus and cursive writing. And sure. We believe them. But for the small percentage of …
  • 70+ great books for kids and teens, as recommended by librarians 16 Mar 2019 15:11 Calgary Herald Lower Mainland kids have let us know that their ideal spring break includes helping their parents around the house, attending educational camps, and boning up on their calculus and cursive writing. And sure. We believe them. But for the small percentage of …
  • Media is missing the mark; we want to hear ‘soft’ stories, too 07 Mar 2019 20:20 Nation By MUTUMA MATHIU More by this Author Our cat is pregnant. Again. She has grown so fast we haven’t even had time to name her. But it’s our fault, not hers. We are a traumatised dog family and are trying to adjust to a cat. I get home at night from work and …
  • Tomi Ungerer obituary 28 Feb 2019 12:03 Guardian Weekly The author and illustrator Tomi Ungerer, who has died aged 88, was best known for his visually stunning, witty and intelligent children’s books, but he was also an extraordinary designer, sculptor, satirist, farmer and political activist, an elegant …
  • If you die alone and unloved, will your pet eat you? A National Post investigation 15 Feb 2019 18:49 National Post National Post reporters Marie-Danielle Smith and Tyler Dawson are hopelessly single. Well, maybe not hopelessly, but single — and since both are staring 30 in the face, they are naturally beginning to wonder whether they will die alone and unloved. Perhaps …
  • Alphabetized Valentines: D - J 15 Feb 2019 18:17 AltWeeklies.com The 2019 Mercury Reader Valentines! ♥ D It’s been two years since we met on that island, and I still can’t stop thinking about your voice, your hands, that look you always give me. xoxo4ever ♥ D-TRIZZLE I’m so lucky to have you in my life. I can’t wait to …
  • If you die alone and unloved, will your pet eat you? A National Post Valentine's Day investigation 14 Feb 2019 17:38 National Post National Post reporters Marie-Danielle Smith and Tyler Dawson are hopelessly single. Well, maybe not hopelessly, but single — and since both are staring 30 in the face, they are naturally beginning to wonder whether they will die alone and unloved. Perhaps …
  • If you die alone and unloved, will your pet eat you? A National Post Valentine's ... 14 Feb 2019 15:18 Calgary Herald National Post reporters Marie-Danielle Smith and Tyler Dawson are hopelessly single. Well, maybe not hopelessly, but single — and since both are staring 30 in the face, they are naturally beginning to wonder whether they will die alone and unloved. Perhaps …
  • Beth Stern: The Cat’s Meow 12 Feb 2019 01:14 Long Island Press The last time I interviewed animal lover, animal rights activist and author Beth Stern, she was promoting her book Oh My Dog and working with North Shore Animal League America, the world’s largest no-kill pet rescue and adoption center, as their national …
  • The god box: an oral history of Avatara 29 Jan 2019 16:29 The Verge This is a creative work of fiction and Avatara, the game created in this story, and any persons, companies related to Avatara and/or events involving Avatara, are entirely fictitious; any resemblance between Avatara and actual games, companies, or …
  • 5 podcasts to capture your heart, tickle your funny bone 28 Jan 2019 20:32 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Published 7:33 am PST, Thursday, December 20, 2018 5 podcasts to capture your heart, tickle your funny bone (BPT) - According to Podcast Insights, 73 million Americans listen to podcasts regularly, seven per week on average. You can find a podcast about …
  • Fakes and fortunes: has the time come to forgive literary forger Lee Israel? 14 Jan 2019 10:38 Guardian Weekly In 1993, New York author Lee Israel found herself staring down the barrel of a prison sentence. Following an investigation by the FBI, she had been busted as a literary forger. For the past two years, the 53-year-old biographer and journalist had made a …
  • Remembering beloved pets 11 Jan 2019 02:46 Sunbury News Kids dressed in fur — is what I, and many other animal lovers call our much-loved pets. They jump for joy to greet us when we enter the door. They snuggle with us, play with us, and give unconditional affection to us. Dogs protect us and our homes — cats …
  • The lives they led: Who Martha’s Vineyard lost in 2018 28 Dec 2018 19:23 Martha's Vineyard Times In the print pages we usually devote to opinions, we’ve decided to celebrate the lives of Islanders who died in 2018. We have included those who lived for at least some time on Martha’s Vineyard, and for whom information about their life here (including …
  • Remembering pets during this time 27 Dec 2018 01:02 Daily Sentinel Kids dressed in fur — is what I, and many other animal lovers call our much-loved pets. They jump for joy to greet us when we enter the door. They snuggle with us, play with us, and give unconditional affection to us. Dogs protect us and our homes — cats, …
  • Remembering beloved pets during the holidays 22 Dec 2018 22:16 Chipley Bugle by Melissa Martin Kids dressed in fur—is what I, and many other animal lovers call our much-loved pets. They jump for joy to greet us when we enter the door. They snuggle with us, play with us, and give unconditional affection to us. Dogs protect us and …
  • 5 podcasts to capture your heart, tickle your funny bone 21 Dec 2018 20:23 Valley Morning Star (BPT) - According to Podcast Insights, 73 million Americans listen to podcasts regularly, seven per week on average. You can find a podcast about virtually any subject that strikes your fancy, so if you're looking for a new show to engage and delight …
  • Night Divine 20 Dec 2018 18:05 New York Photo: Phillip Toledano / Trunk Archive Elves leave messages for my kids. Sometimes it seems like the elves have been drinking. I bet they get jolly come December with the end of a year’s labor in sight. I know I do. The elves write, “Ganymede, Jupiter …
  • 89 Stranger (Than Usual) Things To Do in Seattle This Week: Dec 18-23, 2018 19 Dec 2018 02:16 AltWeeklies.com Our arts critics have already recommended 63 great things to do this week and our music critics have picked the 31 best music shows, but there are still hundreds more events happening. To prevent some of the quirkier and more extraordinary ones from …
  • Thousands of Utah state employees entangled in reply-all nightmare 09 Dec 2018 19:39 WCIV-TV MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md. (ABC7) — Dave Greene's Montgomery Village home does not contain cypress trees, moss or mosquitoes, but the 48-year-old says he still managed to create a hospitable habitat for an American alligator. “She was treated like a cat …
  • 'It's a part of my life that's gone': Md. man hopes to reclaim pet alligator after seizure   09 Dec 2018 19:32 KTUL MONTGOMERY VILLAGE, Md. (ABC7) — Dave Greene's Montgomery Village home does not contain cypress trees, moss or mosquitoes, but the 48-year-old says he still managed to create a hospitable habitat for an American alligator. “She was treated like a cat …
  • 23 Movies Worth Watching in Seattle This Weekend: Nov 29-Dec 2, 2018 29 Nov 2018 21:48 AltWeeklies.com Does the onslaught of this "juicy" Pineapple Express weather make you feel like weeping into a Snuggie? Get yourself to a movie theater and relax in stimulating comfort instead. Your options include the "strangely peaceful" (Charles …
  • ‘Yeah, I’m Not for Everyone.’ 26 Nov 2018 02:37 New York Dunham in New York on November 2. Photo: Gillian Laub One morning, about three weeks after we’d first met, Lena Dunham sent me ten text messages in a row. She was in the hospital, recovering from a procedure to remove her right ovary, “which was encased in …
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  • Cheap Easy Halloween Events 28 Oct 2018 01:16 Stranger Is your Halloween costume this elaborate? We've listed tons of parties at which to show it off (and to win prizes for it). Kelly O If you missed your chance to get tickets to the biggest Halloween parties and concerts (or you don't want to shell …
  • Your Complete Guide to Last-Minute and Affordable Halloween 2018 Events in Seattle 27 Oct 2018 00:31 Stranger Is your Halloween costume this elaborate? We've listed tons of parties at which to show it off (and to win prizes for it). Kelly O If you missed your chance to get tickets to the biggest Halloween parties and concerts (or you don't want to shell …
  • The 5 podcasts you should be listening to right now 10 Oct 2018 14:21 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Published 6:01 am PDT, Tuesday, September 18, 2018 The 5 podcasts you should be listening to right now (BPT) - If you love a good podcast, you're not alone. According to Podcast Insights, 73 million Americans listen to podcasts regularly, seven per …
  • Pet puma escapes and savages terrified family's dog in garden for EIGHT MINUTES 01 Oct 2018 10:30 Mirror A giant puma invaded a family’s garden, attacked their dog and held its neck in its jaws for eight minutes. Residents in Kozino village near Moscow, Russia say the puma was the pet of a local oligarch in a nearby elite housing compound Fryaz, home to many …
  • The 5 podcasts you should be listening to right now 19 Sep 2018 12:35 Valley Morning Star (BPT) - If you love a good podcast, you're not alone. According to Podcast Insights, 73 million Americans listen to podcasts regularly, seven per week on average. You can find a podcast about virtually any subject that strikes your fancy, so if you…
  • 8 Ways Pets Make You Happier and Healthier 10 Sep 2018 12:33 Care2 Healthy Living Have you ever wondered why being around your pet makes you happier? It turns out that pets improve the quality of our lives in so many ways. Below are proven ways pets make you happier and healthier. 1. Pets boost your self-esteem. You don’t need to read …
  • Fantasy worlds, famous explorers and a very long dog 28 Aug 2018 20:44 Gazette There’s magic, adventure and lots of knockabout fun as a new and exciting selection of children’s books heads for the bookshelves… and a new school term. Age 9 plus: The Black Amulet by J.R. Wallis Welcome back to the Badlands, a hidden world of ethereal …
  • In Defense of Chickens in Town 22 Aug 2018 21:11 Glasgow Courier Dear Editor, I am sure you have heard of the great chicken debate. It’s been the cluck of the town the past few weeks. I’d like to make some points on why chickens should be allowed and counterpoints to some of the reasons I have heard people oppose …
  • A lost pony, ghost dogs and an army of giant nits - book reviews 20 Aug 2018 18:41 Gazette It’s horses for courses this month as a super-sparkling selection of new children’s books puts an extraordinary menagerie of animals – both large and small – at centre stage. Age 8 plus: Seaview Stables Adventures: The Pony With No Name by Tracey Corderoy …
  • Get A Dog, Cat, Bunny, Guinea Pig For Free At ‘Clear The Shelters’ Event 19 Aug 2018 13:37 KCNC By Joel Hillan DENVER (CBS4)– More than 600 animal shelters nationwide will be waiving adoption fees in an effort to “Clear the Shelters,” including the Dumb Friends League in Denver. (credit: CBS) Monica Armijo is a pet lover. “I just love animals so much …