Seattle Artist Sues Over ‘Angry Birds’ Pet Toys

Posted August 6th, 2014 by administrator

Seattle Artist Sues Over ‘Angry Birds’ Pet ToysNews from ABC News:

A Seattle artist who designed a line of plush pet toys called “Angry Birds” is suing the company that sold them, saying it cheated her of millions of dollars when it reached a deal with the Finnish company that makes the insanely popular videogame of the same name.
Juli Adams, 45, says she’s never played “Angry Birds.” But she did create a pet toy line called “Angry Birds” for New Jersey-based pet products company The Hartz Mountain Corporation in 2006, and said she retained the rights to her intellectual property [...] Continue Reading…

No such pipe, or this pipe has been deleted

Posted July 26th, 2014 by administrator

.

Related News:

Subscribe! New videos every Saturday: http://bit.ly/Subscribenow Facebook (Like): http://fb.com/MatthewSantoroOfficial Facebook (Follow): http://fb.com/Matth…
Video Rating: 4 / 5

The Pet Market Goes Boom

Posted July 25th, 2014 by administrator

The Pet Market Goes BoomNews from OZY:

picture source

Finding the Next Facebook?

July 24, 2014. By Michael Moe
Share on Facebook Share by Email

Why you should care
Because all is fair in love and tech booms.

In Silicon Valley, everything could be a market waiting to be disrupted. Even your dog Fido.
Americans own 395 million pets. That’s 96 million cats and 83 million dogs. Owners spent nearly $ 7 billion — yes, billion — on high-end dog food alone last year. Pet grooming and boarding employs over 150 thousand people, and 13 million Americans tuned into this year’s “Puppy Bowl,” which ran [...] Continue Reading…

Live in the D: Pet of the Week is ‘Rye’

Posted July 22nd, 2014 by administrator

Live in the D: Pet of the Week is ‘Rye’News from WDIV Detroit:
OVER A HAZY DAY IN ANN ARBOR WITH THE TEMPERATURES HEADED UP. TIME NOW FOR OUR PET OF THE WEEK. RYAN McTEAGUE HAS THE LATEST WITH BRANDON. AND WE HAVE A PUPPY THAT’S BEING A PUPPY, RYAN. ABSOLUTELY. WHICH THEY DO. SHE’S A LITTLE SQUIRMY SHE WANTS TO RUN AND PLAY. THIS IS RYE. SHE IS A TWO MONTH-OLD CHOW SHEPHERD MIX THAT IS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION SHE WILL BE A BIG ONE 60 TO 80 POUNDS AS SHE GETS BIGGER. SHE’S NICE AND FLUFFY WOULD [...] Continue Reading…

Pudgy Pet? Call Biggest Loser: Pet Edition

Posted July 20th, 2014 by administrator

Pudgy Pet? Call Biggest Loser: Pet EditionNews from nwitimes.com:
Keeping a healthy weight is as hard for pets as it is for their owners, which is why the doctors at Gast Animal Hospital in Valparaiso have decided to launch the Biggest Loser: Pet Edition competition.
Bob and Carol Cosby, of Portage, were among the first to register their dog, Wrigley, for the three-month competition.
Wrigley, a 10-year-old puggle, has seen his weight increase to 61 pounds over the years.
Carol Cosby said she is hoping the competition will help jump start Wrigley’s weight loss, and hopes he ultimately gets down to about half [...] Continue Reading…

Adopt me: Animal services rolls out new pet trolley

Posted July 11th, 2014 by administrator

Adopt me: Animal services rolls out new pet trolleyNews from The News Herald:
PANAMA CITY — Nine furry hopefuls took a ride in style to the Bay County Animal Services monthly adoption event aboard the shelter’s new Pet Adoption Trolley on Friday.
“This is yet another in our many efforts to increase the live-release rate of animals that come in to Bay County Animal Services,” Jamie Jones, general services director, said in a news release. “The new trolley will offer people who may not have an opportunity to get all the way out to the animal shelter a chance to adopt [...] Continue Reading…

Free Pet Adoption Day

Posted July 8th, 2014 by administrator

Free Pet Adoption DayNews from KTLA:

Gayle Anderson was live in Pasadena where the Pasadena Humane Society has teamed up with Assembly members Chris Holden (D-Pasadena), Ed Chau (D-Monterey Park), and Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) to host the biggest FREE pet adoption event of the year in the San Gabriel Valley TODAY from 9am to 5pm  at the Pasadena Humane Society.
This community adoption event aims to find loving homes for cats, dogs, rabbits, and birds. This event is open to any person looking for the perfect furry or feathered friend. It is NOT limited to those living within the Pasadena [...] Continue Reading…

Meals on Wheels adds pet food delivery

Posted July 7th, 2014 by administrator

Meals on Wheels adds pet food deliveryNews from The Coloradoan:

Fort Collins Meals on Wheels recently added pet food delivery service for clients. Sarah Jane Kyle/The Coloradoan

Sarah Jane Kyle, The Coloradoan 3:45 p.m. MDT July 7, 2014

Meals on Wheels staff member Lauren Rhoades chats with Meals on Wheels client Mary Scovel during a lunch and pet food delivery. Rhoades brought cat food for Scovel’s cat Thelma Lou. (Photo: Sarah Jane Kyle/The Coloradoan )

Meals on Wheels isn’t just for humans anymore. The Fort Collins branch of the hot meal delivery service recently added pet food delivery to its array of programs [...] Continue Reading…

Pets on Prozac: The dark side of animal emotions

Posted July 7th, 2014 by administrator

Pets on Prozac: The dark side of animal emotionsNews from New York Post:
The only New Yorker who ever made worldwide news for going on Prozac and into therapy was named Gus. He was a polar bear.
Born in 1985 in Toledo, Ohio, Gus was separated from his parents at age 3 and relocated to the Central Park Zoo. For several years, Gus seemed fine, but in 1994, his caretakers noticed that he seemed lethargic and depressed — he’d spend his days swimming back and forth in his pool, in a figure eight, over and over and over.
“It’s just a mild [...] Continue Reading…

Top 7 pet names inspired by the Founding Fathers

Posted July 6th, 2014 by administrator

Top 7 pet names inspired by the Founding FathersNews from KVUE:Joanna Prisco 9:32 p.m. CDT July 5, 2014

Move over, Spot. Some of the most popular dog and cat names chosen by American pet owners are in homage to our country’s founding fathers, according to a new list.(Photo: Tara Tiger Brown / Flickr)

CONNECT
… Read the full article
.

Related News:

Pontchartrain Humane Society will hold July Pet Adoption DayNews from The Times-Picayune:
The Pontchartrain Humane Society (PHS) will hold its July Pet Adoption Day July 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Delta Pet Center, 1370 Corporate Square Dr, Slidell.
PHS also [...] Continue Reading…