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pets - Yahoo News Search Results

Your pets hate Halloween ? here?s how to make them feel better
30 Oct 2014 at 12:15pm
It can be a very stressful and potentially dangerous time for your pets.

Halloween safety for pets
31 Oct 2014 at 5:52am
When it comes to having a safe and happy holiday, don't forget your pets.

Pets' Halloween Costumes Show The Highs And Lows Of Dressing Up
31 Oct 2014 at 10:46am
If 'tis the day to get into costume, someone neglected to let their pets know. Those happily clueless fur children of yours may be getting excited about all the creepy decorations and the knocks on the door, but they may be less than thrilled about donning that wig you decided to put on them. Or maybe they're really into getting dressed up with you ? after all, this little boy and his dog have ...

Bonds with pets make military kids resilient
30 Oct 2014 at 9:16am
Strong attachments with pets may help children from military families develop resilience and other positive developmental traits, shows a research.

Pawscout Introduces Next-Generation Pet Finder
30 Oct 2014 at 10:00am
Pawscout today introduced its flagship product, a next-generation digital pet finder that works with a connected mobile app and a worldwide tracking community to keep pets safe.

Pets need specialized cold-weather care
31 Oct 2014 at 6:19pm
ONTARIO?Cold fall weather is the time for hot cocoa, colorful leaves and brisk temperatures, but for pet owners, it can mean taking extra steps to keep animals healthy.

Newt flesh fungus 'brought by pets'
30 Oct 2014 at 9:08pm
A skin-eating fungus threatens salamanders and newts across Europe, and probably arrived on pet amphibians imported from Asia.

COLUMN: Make Halloween safe for your pets
28 Oct 2014 at 9:02pm
Lots of people like to have fun during Halloween festivities, but our pets can truly be "spooked" by all of the noises and costumes.

Disaster Planning With Pets in Mind
13 Oct 2014 at 12:51pm
Wanda Merling is the senior manager of the disaster services program for the Animal Rescue Team at The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). For more information on how to prepare for disasters, please visit humanesociety.org/prepare.

The face of hunger: Pets feel the pain, too
31 Oct 2014 at 4:59pm
The four tiny kittens sit closely by their mother?s side, hidden behind a tire of a parked truck. Eyes wide open, they follow the mama to the bowl of milk left with a note pleading to find them a home. Abandoned in the Collingdale neighborhood, they are left to forage for themselves. Delaware County Animal Control comes and scoops up the mom and the babies hopefully to find them a forever homes.

pets - Google News
pets - Google News
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NJ pets bite off a bit of Halloween, strut their stuff in costume - NJ.com
31 Oct 2014 at 8:04am

NJ.com

NJ pets bite off a bit of Halloween, strut their stuff in costume
NJ.com
This month, New Jersey pet owners have included their pets in many of the holiday's festivities. Just this past weekend, pet owners in Essex County dressed their four-legged friends in camouflage, tutus and sailor outfits at the Strut Your Mutt Canine ...
Americans spent $350 million on Halloween costumes ? for their petsWashington Times
Halloween Costume Ideas for Owner and Dog - Best 2014 Halloween Costumes ...Stixs News

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This App Uses Your Neighbors' Phones to Find Your Lost Pet - Wired
30 Oct 2014 at 10:06am

Wired

This App Uses Your Neighbors' Phones to Find Your Lost Pet
Wired
Pawscout aims to create this community first by getting its tag onto pets. The tag costs $30 and will be available for pre-order through its website today, and will ship in February. At that price, it's something you can actually see being sold at ...
Pawscout Pet Finder Uses Radar-like Tech to Find Missing PetsTechlicious (blog)

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Newt flesh fungus 'brought by pets' - BBC News
31 Oct 2014 at 5:33am

BBC News

Newt flesh fungus 'brought by pets'
BBC News
Zoologists say a skin-eating fungus threatens salamanders and newts across Europe, and probably arrived on pet amphibians imported from Asia. It was discovered in the Netherlands in 2013 after wiping out all but 10 of the country's fire salamanders.
A fungus is killing amphibians around the world ? and American pets could be ...Washington Post
European salamanders threatened by Asian fungus brought by petsBeta Wired
Newt flesh fungus brought by pets from AsiaDelhi Daily News
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Optum's SnapVet venture brings online diagnosis to pets - Minneapolis / St. P...
31 Oct 2014 at 2:47pm

Optum's SnapVet venture brings online diagnosis to pets
Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal (blog)
He sees SnapVet as a great fit for people whose pets have minor health problems like a scratch from a dog park skirmish, or who are trying to manage chronic animal health conditions such allergies. SnapVet has a guidelines for when pet owners should ...

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Uber for sick pets: VetPronto offers on-demand pet health service - GeekWire
31 Oct 2014 at 2:18pm

GeekWire

Uber for sick pets: VetPronto offers on-demand pet health service
GeekWire
Photos via VetPronto. There's an Uber for moving, an Uber for fitness, an Uber for pot ? and now, there's an Uber for sick pets. VetPronto recently launched in Seattle, offering an on-demand pet health service for those that prefer to push a few ...


How to Keep Pets Safe, Happy on Halloween - OzarksFirst.com
31 Oct 2014 at 5:34pm

OzarksFirst.com

How to Keep Pets Safe, Happy on Halloween
OzarksFirst.com
How to Keep Pets Safe, Happy on Halloween. CNN News Wire. KOLR10 News. 10/31/2014 05:20 PM. 10/31/2014 05:27 PM. (Wikicommons). CNN ? It's Halloween and many pet owners will be dressing up their four-legged family members. But, are pet ...
Keep Halloween happy by making sure pets are safeQueen Anne View
Halloween safety for petsSan Jose Mercury News
Halloween Alabama 2014: Pets ready for a scary night with a variety of cute ...AL.com
MyFox Detroit -azcentral.com -Charleston Post Courier
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Science Looks into Immortal Pets - Scientific American
31 Oct 2014 at 9:28am

Science Looks into Immortal Pets
Scientific American
This week, researchers are proposing a different approach to animal testing of life-extending drugs: trials in pet dogs. Their target is rapamycin, which is used clinically as part of an anti-rejection drug cocktail after kidney transplants and which ...


Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week - Florida Times-Union
31 Oct 2014 at 10:43am

Florida Times-Union

Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the Week
Florida Times-Union
Cold Noses, the Times-Union's weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more pet news, go to Jacksonville.com/news/pets. Patty is a 3-year-old female bulldog mix. She is affectionate, well mannered, ...


Photo gallery: Pets of the Week ? Oct. 31, 2014 - Record-Searchlight
31 Oct 2014 at 4:51pm

Record-Searchlight

Photo gallery: Pets of the Week ? Oct. 31, 2014
Record-Searchlight
The $75 adoption fee helps to cover spay/neuter services, vaccinations, microchip, deworming, flea treatment, heartworm test, vet check, transportation to rescue, quality food/care, and 30 days of pet health insurance. Contact to apply. Pets Without ...

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Pets need specialized cold-weather care - Ontario Argus Observer
31 Oct 2014 at 12:15pm

Ontario Argus Observer

Pets need specialized cold-weather care
Ontario Argus Observer
Lucille Bald is a Sphynx cat who doesn't have a lot of insulation of her own. She becomes a feline fashionista and wears a sweater to help stay warm in the winter. While days will remain mild, nighttime temperatures could begin dipping closer to or ...