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 Telegraph.co.uk: 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 [...]