Owners Angry Over ‘No Dogs Allowed’ PolicyNews from NBC 10 Philadelphia: NBC10 Philadelphia While County Health Officials say the state law has been in effect for years, dog owners claim it was never enforced until now. advertisement Dog owners in a Bucks County town are fuming over a policy banning their beloved pets from restaurants.  [...]

Pet Food Bank Needs Help to ExpandNews from Patch.com: Tom Wargo stays busy dishing out free pet food to needy families in Gwinnett and several other Georgia counties, but he’d like to be even more busy. “I’d really like to get more people involved in what we’re doing, he said. “I would like to see [...]

Adopt a pet for $ 30 now through August 12th at Animal FriendsNews from Examiner.com: To celebrate the 30th Summer Olympics, Animal Friends, a no-kill shelter in the North Hills, is offering all adoptions of animals age 2 and older for only $ 30 each. Visit Animal Friends to meet the adoptable animals — dogs, [...]

Wackiest Pet Names Awarded By VPI Pet Insurance (PHOTOS)News from Huffington Post: The wackiest pet name for a cat belongs to Pico de Gato, from San Diego. [...]

Zoorama Pet Store In Long Island Robbed By Man Who Stuffs Pomeranian …News from Huffington Post: After failing to break into a cash register [...]

Gary Bogue, pet and wildlife columnist, retires after 42 yearsNews from Contra Costa Times: He has raised mountain lions, found homes for thousands of neglected pets and brought in millions of dollars for wildlife and land preservation. Along the way, pet and wildlife columnist Gary Bogue has read and responded with heart to letters from [...]

Charities help pets when foreclosure victims can’tNews from Foster’s Daily Democrat: LOS ANGELES — Carla Waller believes in promises. She was married for 37 years, held one job for 35 and never adopted a pet she didn’t keep for life. Until now. Waller and her husband Dennis moved to Las Vegas in 2006 and put [...]

Pet Vet: Poppy’s itch may be due to lice, mites or fungusNews from MiamiHerald.com: By JEFF KAHLER, D.V.M. McClatchy Newspapers When Allison told her mom that her guinea pig seemed to be scratching herself a lot, Allison was told to clean out Poppy’s cage. Young Allison put in a fresh bedding of cedar chips mixed [...]

Charities help pets when foreclosure victims can’tNews from The Associated Press: Charities help pets when foreclosure victims can’t By By SUE MANNING – 1 hour ago  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carla Waller believes in promises. She was married for 37 years, held one job for 35 and never adopted a pet she didn’t keep for [...]

Company favoring animal adoptions over pet storesNews from San Jose Mercury News: PHOENIX—The parent company of one of metro Phoenix’s major mall operators is phasing out pet stores in favor of animal adoption centers. The Santa Monica, Calif.-based Macerich, which owns the Westcor malls in the Phoenix area, said it will not renew leases for [...]