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Why some pet owners ditch chow to cook for Fido from scratchNews from 89.3 KPCC: Christopher/Flickr Despite a dizzying array of dog food choices, some owners avoid the cans and bags and making their own from scratch. We’re not only obsessed with what we eat. We’re now obsessed with what our pets eat. They make [...]

Protect pets and yourself from ticksNews from Sacramento Bee: In the span of less than a week, I found two ticks on my dog Harper, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel. In 25 years of dog ownership, that was a first. We live in Southern California, so ticks are a fact of life, but Harper doesn’t [...]

Exotic animals seized from Canada pet shop, killed after python strangles 2 boysNews from Fox News: CAMPBELLTON, New Brunswick –  Almost two dozen exotic animals have been seized from a Canada pet store, and some have been killed, after a python escaped and strangled two young boys earlier this week. Bruce Dougan, the manager of [...]

Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet storeNews from Fox News: A criminal investigation is underway into the deaths of two boys who were killed by a python that escaped its enclosure at a pet store in Canada, police said Monday. Police arrived at the apartment in Campbellton, New Brunswick, at [...]

Pet-lover dishes frozen yogurt for dogs from Yappy Treats cartNews from New York Daily News: Paul Nathan/Yappy Treats Cart Yappy Treats owner Laura Diaz with her spokesdog. In the dog days of summer, even four-legged friends need a cool treat. Laura Diaz’ frozen yogurt for dogs, Yappy Treats, is a hit among pampered pups. “I’m [...]

Hints From Heloise: Finding a lost petNews from Washington Post: Dear Readers: Pets are important members of our families. So when one GETS LOST, it can be a traumatic experience for everyone, including the pet! Here are hints to help reunite you and your pet as quickly as possible: * Call animal shelters, veterinary clinics [...]

PAWS Chicago Oklahoma Pet Rescue: Windy City Shelter Saves 76 Pets From …News from Huffington Post: Thanks to PAWS Chicago, the lives of 76 pets (51 dogs and 25 cats) have have been rescued from tornado-torn Oklahoma. Volunteers with the no-kill shelter set out Friday on the recovery mission to alleviate overcrowding at The Oklahoma [...]

Woman seals pug puppy from Long Island pet storeNews from New York Daily News: Snottywong via Wikipedia Krista Kazan snatched the pint-sized pup from a pet store she had frequented in the past. She stole a dog — and got collared. Cops have busted a Long Island woman for snatching a pricey puppy from a [...]

Pet hospital firm VCA recovering slowly from economy’s woundsNews from Los Angeles Times: The business People love their pets. VCA Antech Inc. has been banking on that for more than 25 years. The company owns or manages more than 600 veterinary hospitals in the United States and Canada, with more than 3,000 veterinarians on staff. [...]

Bay Area Pet Adoptions: Check Out These Adorable Pets From Monterey County …News from Huffington Post: Looking for an excuse to drool over adorable animal pictures all day? We’ve got a charitable one for you. We put together a round-up of adoptable animals from the Monterey County SPCA and that need a good home [...]