| Jan 14, 2011
| 10:20 AM
By Elizabeth Schoonmaker
1st Aladdin, $14.99, ages 4-8
The book is square, because Eula, the star of the show, is. (Draw a square, add ears and a tail with right angles.) "She longed to be a round cat like her friends Patsy and Maude."...
| Jan 16, 2011
A Long Island mother and daughter have been charged with animal cruelty after officials rescued 15 starving and filthy dogs and cats from their home, the second such incident in the same town in a few days.
Animal control officers also removed the...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 9:29 PM
Q: My cat gets the hiccups and sometimes belches. I've always had a cat, but this is my first male, and he's a sweetheart. Do male cats in particular get hiccups? What should I do about it? — E.R., Cyberspace
A: "In my 42-year career as a...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 11:31 AM
More than 80 animals had to be rescued from a Rosemont neighborhood home.
Sacramento cops were called to do a welfare check at a home along Chiplay Street, near Wissemann Drive Tuesday afternoon. A hospital had contacted them because a patient needed...
| Jan 24, 2011
A warning for pet owners. CDC scientists say inviting your dog or cat onto your bed can be a hazard to your health. WGNO News Reporter Vanessa Bolano has more.
Shirley Brogle and her husband Donald are avid animal lovers. "Well I'm 72 years old, it's...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 12:05 PM
As loyal Frugalista readers know, I spend $100 per week to feed five people and two cats, a modestly frugal budget for the Chicago area. Here's how I did for the past two weeks:
LAST WEEK: I spent about $102, including a stock-up on DiGiorno frozen...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 9:15 PM
These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference in Orlando, Fla. on Jan. 15-19.
Question: I brought in a three-week-old kitten I found under a viaduct. The kitten licks my arms, then bites down hard and won't let go....
| Jan 28, 2011
| 6:31 PM
COSTA MESA — Costa Mesa Animal Control increased its morning patrols this week after two pet cats were recently killed by coyotes apparently searching for food, police officials said.
Many residents have reported seeing coyotes in the Mesa Del...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Rocky, a 3-year-old Shih Tzu-Yorkie mix, was one a handful of pets that received their blessings on Sunday — and a bag of doggie treats.
Several dog and cat owners arrived at the Center for Spiritual Living in La Crescenta with their pets or...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 3:51 PM
Join Second Chance Pet Adoptions of Huntington Beach for a wine and beer tasting fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Brix Wine Bar in Sunset Beach. The party includes wine and beer tastings, plus snacks. A tax-deductible donation costs $35 per person,...
| Oct 30, 2010
Sprawled beneath the crawlspace under my house, desperately trying to coax my loveable but dense cat to come out, it hit me: I need to know my neighbors better.
Two hours prior, my wife and I came home to a dark and cat-less house. We had been out...