Posts tagged ‘killed’

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 [...]

Pet killed in Tippecanoe County house fireNews from WISH: Updated: Saturday, 15 Jun 2013, 12:01 PM EDTPublished : Saturday, 15 Jun 2013, 12:00 PM EDT TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – One pet was killed in a Tippecanoe County house fire Friday afternoon. It all started just after 4 p.m. in the 6500 block on East [...]

Pet owner killed cat trying to treat limp with paracetamolNews from Pritchard, from Bournemouth, Dorset, told an RSPCA inspector that she thought cats could take paracetamol after seeing her mother do it as a child. She was prosecuted by the RSPCA under the Animal Welfare Act 2006, and pleaded guilty to causing unnecessary suffering [...]

Pet chimps escape, 1 killed

July 13th, 2012

Pet chimps escape, 1 killedNews from Fort Wayne Journal Gazette: LAS VEGAS – Authorities say they had no choice but to kill one rampaging chimpanzee and tranquilize another after the primates escaped a Las Vegas-area backyard and tore through a neighborhood, pounding on cars and jumping into at least one vehicle. No people were hurt [...]