Adoptable Pets: What to do when you find a stray catNews from San Jose Mercury News: So you found what appears to be a stray cat — now what do you do? Friends of the Alameda Animal Shelter (FAAS) and Alameda Animal Control receive many calls from residents and business owners who have noticed cats [...]

JetBlue Offers $ 299 Unlimited Flights for PetsNews from ABC News: Frequent fliers by the name of Fido, your time has come. This fall, JetBlue will offer unlimited flights for cats and dogs accompanied by their owners for $ 299. The “All Your Pet Can Jet” pass allows the purchaser to add one pet to [...]

Pet cheetah missing in Free StateNews from Times LIVE: Pet cheetah missing in Free State Sapa | 2012-08-29 10:44:58.0 A cheetah at Tshukudu Games Reserve in Mpumalanga. File photo. The pet cheetah of a Free State farming couple is missing in the Wesselsbron area, according to reports. As reported the Volksblad newspaper today, the cheetah’s [...]

‘Essex lion was my pet cat Teddy Bear’News from owner – BBC News: 28 August 2012 Last updated at 10:32 ET Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Ginny Murphy said Teddy Bear regularly patrols the area where the “big cat” was photographed A woman has claimed sightings of a “lion”- which sparked [...]

Woman finds rare pet parrots brutally slaughtered in her backyardNews from New York Daily News: Cherie Morales says she was horrified when she returned home last week to find five of her pet parrots brutally murdered. A retired New York City cop living in Colorado says she was horrified when she returned home last [...]

National Dog Day 2012: A deserving holiday for the most loyal petNews from National Dog Day 2012 is Sunday, August 26. It’s a day reserved for appreciating the most loyal pet humans can have. Man’s best friend is one of the most beloved animals in the world and they deserve their own holiday. Colleen [...]

Pet Safety: How to Prepare for Hurricane Isaac, Including Your PetsNews from Muncie Free Press: How to Prepare for Hurricane Isaac, Including Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe Staff Report GULF COAST – For those along the Gulf Coast, the weather is set to get quite a bit worse over the next couple days. This [...]

Pet Calendar: Aug. 26 and beyondNews from San Jose Mercury News: Events EAST BAY Pet First Aid Day: Join East Bay Animal Rescue & Refuge for a day of classes on pet first aid and CPR. Classes: 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Aug. 26. Sports Basement, 881 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut [...]

RI pet groomers are barking mad over new taxNews from PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Pet groomers and trainers in Rhode Island asked state officials Thursday to delay a new tax on their services while they try to persuade lawmakers to repeal it. The General Assembly voted in June to impose the state’s 7 percent [...]

Residents in Path of Tropical Storm Issac Urged to Include Pets in Disaster PlansNews from Opposing Views: As Tropical Storm Isaac threatens to gather strength as it moves westward over the Caribbean Sea, The Humane Society of the United States reminds residents in Puerto Rico, the Caribbean islands, Florida and other Gulf states to prepare [...]