Pets In The News

Pets In The News

  • Epic spaceships, a singing sensation and mermaid frolics by various authors - book reviews - 08 Jan 2020 22:25 Gazette As a new year dawns, get ready for a super selection of page-turning children’s books which includes a Star Wars stunner, a date with trailblazing Beyoncé, adventures under the ocean, and some canine crime-fighting capers. As a new year dawns, get ready …
  • Remembering the extraordinary lives of mostly ordinary folks (and two cats) who died in 2019 02 Jan 2020 01:15 Metro Times We all missed a lot this year. Too much happened, a decade's worth of chaos crammed into 12 months. Among the scandals, battles, and Congressional hearings, some of the most interesting people — and internet cats — slipped away with too little time …
  • 13 of the most heartwarming pet stories of the decade 27 Dec 2019 23:16 Mother Nature Network From amazing puppy rescues to grumpy feral cats, the decade was filled with wonderful pet stories that will warm your heart. We had a hard time choosing our favorites, but here's just a sampling of some of the sweetest pet tales of the 2010s. Hero …
  • Something for everyone between the covers 16 Dec 2019 06:47 Fostoria Review Times So, it’s a wrap. Everything’s under paper and under the tree. You’re done with all your shopping, except for one person. Or two. Maybe four. So what do you get for that hard-to-buy-for person who never likes anything? Well, as they say, a book is a present …
  • 15 wacky Christmas gifts to give at a White Elephant party 03 Dec 2019 15:29 Komando.com ‘Tis the season for holiday parties! With parties often come gift exchanges, and few are more fun — or more daunting to shop for — than a White Elephant party. What’s a White Elephant party? Everyone brings one wrapped gift that could be amazing or could …
  • From Oprah to Goop, these crazy gift guide suggestions caught Salon's imagination 29 Nov 2019 23:11 Salon When pumpkin spice begins to waft through the air to land in our lattes and when the family begins to squabble over recipes, you know ’tis the season of giving. And that means it’s time for gift guides. You know, those supposedly well-meaning lists of …
  • Where you can see Santa in the suburbs this holiday season 28 Nov 2019 02:14 Daily Herald Here's where you can find Santa and Mrs. Claus in the suburbs during the holiday season. As always, please check event organizers' websites or call before attending in case of last minute changes or cancellations. For additional holiday events, not …
  • Judy Collins Has a Time Machine 26 Nov 2019 10:55 International Herald Tribune At a certain age, or so we have come to believe, a singer loses her voice. Her vocal cords stiffen and slow. Her high notes dry up. But that is not what has happened to Judy Collins. At 80, Collins sounds as clear as a spring wending through a field of …
  • Canine friends provide comfort 20 Nov 2019 06:54 Tribune Chronicle Staff photo / Bob Coupland Xavier Glodziak, 9, of Girard, left, reads aloud as Charlie, a Goldendoodle, listens at the Read To A Dog program held Tuesday at Girard Free Library. Charlie’s owner is Debbie Mozzy of Canfield.GIRARD –There were no cat …
  • 10 Things To Do to entertain the family 14 Nov 2019 14:22 Sunshine Coast Daily 1. TIDAL TEASE WHERE: The Black Box Theatre, The Old Ambulance Station, Howard St, Nambour WHEN: Today, November 15, 7pm; tomorrow, November 16, 6pm and 8pm COST: $30 pre-sale; $40 at the door (subject to availability) INFO: Bookings at Sticky Tickets …
  • Motherwell man caught on camera taking a stroll with pet pug on is shoulders 14 Nov 2019 13:40 Daily Record A Scots student has spoken of his surprise after he saw a man walking down the street with a pug dog perched on his shoulders. Connor Cassidy, 16, was waiting on a bus in Craigneuk Street in Motherwell when he spotted the man walking towards them with his …
  • Inside the sexy Halloween costume industrial complex. 29 Oct 2019 16:08 Prince George Citizen PHOENIX - Four weeks before Halloween, Dominique Fiacco tried on the costume that its creators hope to turn into one of the holiday's hottest and stepped in front of the camera in a small photography studio. The tanned, dark-haired model was the first …
  • Young woman filmed hurling friend's cat across garden into path of chasing dog 17 Oct 2019 05:35 Mirror This shocking video shows a woman flinging a cat across a garden after it supposedly attacked her dogs. Charli Gowland, from Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia, has been charged with animal cruelty over the brutal act. Footage of her allegedly …
  • North Korean refugees in South Korea share tales of homeland on YouTube 08 Oct 2019 06:57 NWA Online SEOUL, South Korea — Wearing a fedora, Jang Myung-jin shouts "Hello, comrades!" as he starts his YouTube broadcast, titled "A North Korean man, Tango." Then, he talks about whether North Koreans raise pet dogs, what type of profanity …
  • Cat gets fat on shoppers' Pringles after making Tesco his second home 01 Oct 2019 13:57 Daily Record A fat cat has made a branch of Tesco its new home - and even begs crisps from passing shoppers. Spartacus, a nine-year-old black-and-white moggie, has been a staple sight to shoppers at Tesco Extra in Dunfermline , Fife, for the past few years. The portly …
  • The great Suffolk panto guide 2019 27 Sep 2019 19:19 Ipswich Star PUBLISHED: 19:00 27 September 2019 Andrew Clarke Aladdin - the Wok and Roll pantromime at the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich Photo: Mike Kwasniak It's never too soon to book those precious panto tickets. The best seats to the best shows get snapped up …
  • Boise Mayor Recognizes Good Neighbors as Embodiment of Boise Kind 27 Sep 2019 03:35 KBOI MAYOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 26, 2019 MAYOR RECOGNIZES BOISE’S GOOD NEIGHBORS AS EMBODIMENT OF BOISE KIND Mayor David Bieter today announced the names of 39 Boise residents, organizations, and businesses nominated to be …
  • 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 …