Happy news about animals
By Lori Monsewicz The dog shot in the head a week ago during a home invasion-style robbery attempt gave birth to seven puppies Tuesday morning. Their owner, Tabitha Billings, said all of the newborns were born healthy. The puppies began arriving at 12:36 a.m. Tuesday. Tabitha Billings had been playing with her 3-year-old son, Alexander, […]
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By Susan Dudasik SALMON, Idaho- It’s time to create an outfit for the Halloween Costume class, but what? A knight, princess, or movie character? Let your imagination soar, but whatever you decide, there are things you must do to have a safe costume. First, never assume your horse will tolerate even a simple costume. I […]
Credit: sunilsinghalkota What a name for a fantastic nest builder bird!
Credit: dora_marie Difficile d’être plus mignon que ça! Madame Lucie Dumais, Breeder of Coton de Tuléar: www.puppystar.net
by Lee Ross Horses, music and hot dogs all contributed to the carnival-like atmosphere at Walkin N Circles Ranch in Edgewood on July 11. An estimated 1,100 people showed up to the sixth annual Hug a Horse Celebration, a free event with pony rides and free cowboy hats for the kids, a horse training show […]
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By SARA KENNEDY PALMETTO — Craig Cerreta was enjoying a glass of wine Sunday and at the same time contributing to the Racing Dog Rescue Project, one of his favorite charities. The fundraiser at the Riverhouse Reef & Grill raised about $1,200 for the nonprofit organization dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating and finding adoptive homes for […]
The following report comes from International Fund for Animal Welfare’s Sarah Sharp. Sarah is an Emergency Relief officer and coordinates IFAW’s Marine Mammal Rescue Team. September is usually one of our slower months for strandings and as I got out of bed on September 1st and headed out the door for a run, I thought […]
by TOM HASSLINGER Good Samaritans have offered to help the young horse owner by paying his vet bills, giving him money, even to replacing his horse. “It’s kind of hard,” Aaron said Tuesday, the day an article on his sick horse Scamper ran in The Coeur d’Alene Press. “It’s all overwhelming. I’m not sure what […]
Credit: Ryan Ladbrook Isn’t he the most adorable little critter?!
One of the country’s most threatened birds has returned to the fens of west Suffolk for the first time in 150 years. A number of bitterns were discovered nesting at the RSPB’s Lakenheath Fen nature reserve earlier this year and have now been seen breeding on the same site. The bittern – a relative of […]
By Carol Lawrence There was the Alzheimer’s patient who uttered her first words in years: “She’s beautiful.” And there was the elderly man who never said a word but managed a wide grin. They are just two of many reasons Ginny Mills does what some might find unthinkable: She takes her miniature horse, Peanut, to […]
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by Jody Bourton Earth News Reporter An elusive dolphin has been sighted off Cornwall three years after being seen much further north in the Irish Sea. The rarely seen Risso’s dolphin was photographed off Mounts Bay in Cornwall in June of this year. Scientists have now identified it as the same dolphin once seen 172 […]
by Kyle Schuler WyldeWings.com is a fresh new website providing first rate bird supplies from the brands bird lovers trust. Founded by bird enthusiast Kyle Schuler, the website’s newest feature is a bird care blog which hopes to provide advice and insight about all aspects of bird care. Valencia, CA (PRWEB) September 2, 2009 — […]
By Erica Meltzer, Camera Staff Writer Boulder police have arrested three people suspected in the theft of a two-month-old dachshund from the Humane Society of Boulder Valley two weeks ago. The three suspects were arrested at 17th Street and Arapahoe Avenue — near Boulder High School — around 9:10 p.m. Friday. They were identified as: […]
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