Posts tagged ‘Help’

Saying goodbye to a pet? Batavia funeral home one that can helpNews from Chicago Daily Herald: Sonny was an extra-special cat. He was a Christmas present to the family of Polly Volkman from her husband, who didn’t like cats and was dying of cancer. Photos View 9 photos Advertisement That was 10 years ago, and [...]

Fund created to help pet victims of fireNews from WTOP: By Dick Uliano More Reports One of the dogs that inspired the fund’s creation after being injured in a fire last October. (Courtesy Prince George’s County Police Department) WASHINGTON – Two dogs named Mylo and Otis have triggered an idea that could save pets’ lives [...]

Pet lovers prepare to help at the Dearborn Animal Shelter’s Mutt StrutNews from Dearborn Press and Guide: Dog walkers enjoy a day out with their pets to support the Dearborn Animal Shelter. View and purchase photos DEARBORN — Spring is in the air and thousands of pet enthusiasts in southeastern Michigan are gearing up for [...]

FDA Asks For Public’s Help Identifying Jerky Pet Treats That Are Sickening …News from ABC News: ABC US News | ABC Business News Copy The Food and Drug Administration is asking for the help of pet owners, after it was unable to pinpoint why thousands of animals were getting sick from eating jerky treats, mainly [...]

Why are jerky treats killing pets? FDA asks for helpNews from USA TODAY: More than 500 pets are dead and over 3,600 are sick because of jerky treats made in China. FDA announces since the first case was discovered seven years ago they still can’t pinpoint a direct source or cause. (USA TODAY, USA NOW) [...]

GPS devices help keep track of your petNews from YNN, Your News Now: Most of us have used a GPS device while driving. That same technology is being used to help us keep track of our pets. The Tagg Pet Tracker is the latest in tracking technology for cats and dogs over 10 pounds. It [...]

Tips to help your pet beat the heatNews from Fox News: This transcript is automatically generated – — this — it’s taken a toll on most Americans this past week. But we can’t collect our little four legged friends are big four legged — so how can we keep them safe during the summer heat. [...]

Pet Talk: Pet memorial services help owners put pets to rest peacefullyNews from When Sierra passed away unexpectedly, her owners were grateful to find Paws at Rest Pet Memorial Service in Gresham.Courtesy of Steve Marston Happy Valley residents Steve and Blanca Marston were heartbroken when their yellow Lab, Sierra, recently died unexpectedly after complications [...]

Local pets help heal patients

November 14th, 2012

Local pets help heal patientsNews from Wagging tails brought a smiling face to 13-year-old Kaitlyn Stinebaugh as she made her way down the hall of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Covenant Children’s hospital last Wednesday. The furry visitors are usually not allowed in the ICU units, but hospital personnel made an exception for [...]

Missing Pet Web Tools Help Locate Fido In A JiffyNews from Huffington Post: LOS ANGELES — More owners are reporting lost or stolen pets, but the online nation is coming to the rescue. [...]