Monday, June 30, 2008

How to Care for a Bearded Dragon : 1 Introduction


How to Care for a Bearded Dragon

THE RANT: Keep Pets Cool


One viewer rants Valley pet owners need to keep their animals in air conditioned homes

Sandy Woman Injured In Bear Attack


A black bear swipes at a woman in Sandy on Sunday injuring her and leading state officials to place a bear trap in the area

SPCA Of Tampa Rescues Animals


SPCA of Tampa rescues 100 animals from puppy mill in Tennessee

Reunion Time for Katrina Dog and Her Owner


A Plymouth Turkey Tale


Two Dogs Survive Suspected Serial Killer's Mutilation


Kansas City Plans No-Kill City by 2012


Dogs Take To The Waves In Surfing Competition


Sunday, June 29, 2008

Friday, June 27, 2008

Decline in Honey Bees


Incredible Catfish Reel


Animal Haven Holds Baby Shower


Burglars targeting Austin area dog park


Crooks have their eyes on a new target -- dog parks Car burglaries have increased so much at Bull Creek dog park dog owners have already met with police

Jonesy- East Shore Humane Society


Mass. Town Gets a New Queen Bee


Tens of thousands of bees invaded downtown Pittsfield Massachusetts There is no word on any injuries June 27

BRIDGE STREET: Petsavers 6/26/08


Sue Bartella from Wanderers Rest joins us with doggy Zoey who is up for adoption with her sister

BRIDGE STREET: New Cat Exhibit at the zoo 6/26/08


Mike Price previews the new exhibit at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo

It's a dog's life for Hong Kong's pampered pooches


It s a strange dog s life for Hong Kong s pampered pooches luxurious spas offer jacuzzis mud wraps and special hair styling And there are even special dog bakeries

Marine's Dog Finds a Foster Family


Raw Wayward Dolphins Hit the Jersey Shore


Between 12 to 14 dolphins have been frolicking in New Jersey s Shrewsbury and Navesink rivers for the past two weeks the likely result of a wrong turn inland following schools of bait fish June 27

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Blind Puppies Find Caring Home


Amazing Aussies group rescues both blind and deaf dogs

Bees Invade Vacant House


Thousands of bees move into a vacant house in Glendale

Program Rehabs Troubled Dogs at End of Line


Raw Relocated Pandas Settle In


China s giant pandas relocated out of the earthquake zone over fears of mud slides are settling into their new temporary home June 27

Police Dog Attacks Victim During Chase


A man chasing after his stolen bicycle is bit by a police dog during the chase

6/26/08 - Rattlesnake caught in Emigration Canyon neighborhood


6 26 08 - Rattlesnake caught in Emigration Canyon neighborhood

SPCA Featured Pet: Trixie


Good News: New sand cats 6/26/08


Mike Price takes us to see some new faces at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Four False Flea Facts


There are many common misconceptions about flea control among pet owners Find out four false flea facts in this exclusive video podcast


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Oprah's Dog Trainer: Tamar Gellar, Part II (8:40 a.m.)


Oprah's Dog Trainer: Tamar Gellar, Part I (8:15 a.m.)


An unusual friendship


J2 the Rottweiler adopts a three week old lamb after it was abandoned by its mother

Helmsley the weather dog: Who is ready for a hot dog?


Wednesday, June 25, 2008

New Drug Dog


New tool to tackle the counties drug problem

Stray Cats in Elmira


Dog Rescued from House Fire in Hamilton


Man Attempts Suicide After Officials Kill Dog


The mayor of Taunton Massachusetts says a man slit his throat at a hearing Monday over a complaint involving the death of the man s dog June 26

NYPD Riding High With Officers On Horseback


Raw Deer rescued from ocean 6/25/08


A deer somehow got trapped in the waves at California s Will Rogers State Park The marine mammal rescue team - the same folks who rescue beached whales - was able to rescue the deer

Video of the Day: Rottweiler raises lamb


Find Out What Animals Really Do in the Wild


A rare up-close look at bears wolverines and other animals in the wild The images were captured by remote cameras set up by a U S Geological Survey research biologist June 25

Fla. Teen Loses Arm in Alligator Attack


A Florida teen who was attacked by an 11 1 2-foot alligator lost his arm but managed to escape with his life after poking the animal in the eye June 25

SPCA Helps With Fire Evacuation


Jack Meets Hippos


Jack McConnell meets the hippos at Edinburgh Zoo to support Project African Wilderness

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Raw Mud Slide Fears Prompt Panda Move


Pandas living in earthquake-devastated southwest China were being evacuated on Wednesday to temporary shelters away from the quake zone due to the ongoing threat of landslides and other hazards June 25

Dogs Rescued From Sanilac County Home


Sanilac County authorities are investigating after dozens of dogs were found locked up in cages

Pet Food Prices Rise


Pets are given up by their owners due to high food prices

Radio Host Rides Horse to Work


Pets Ready for Adoption - June 25


Feed the Giraffes at the Zoo


Video of the Day: Bear cub banned from bar


Rattlesnakes Invade Yards Along the Wasatch Front


Raw video: APD horse recovers after assault


This is video of Dusty the horse who was on duty with an APD mounted patrol officer when police say a woman hit him with her shoe Officers say Dusty and the officer are doing well

RAW New Elephant Splash Pool at Seneca Park Zoo


Gator Rips Off Teen's Arm


Monday, June 23, 2008

Big Dog Parade Attracts Big Crowd for Charity


Shark Attack


A close encounter with a shark for a vacationer in Fernandina Beach

Dog park opens


Dogs can roam and play on more than 13 acres of fenced-in land without wearing a leash

Caught on Reporter's Close Encounter with Deer


Photo Shows Big Brown With Shoe Loose


Birds cause headaches for Taylor neighbors


The town of Taylor is usually known for its ducks But a different bird seems to be getting all the attention now

Baby gorillas set for release


Young gorillas are prepared to be released into the wild in Gabon

Jungle Joe Meets the Monkeys


His segment was for the birds last week and now Jungle Joe is visiting the primates but this isn t the monkey business you might be expecting Jungle Joe KX News Jungle Joe exploring the primates today There s not a whole lot of monkey business out here - it is more or less ape business The world of primates at the zoo is an active one Whether they re are running playing and getting a little exercise or just relaxing enjoying a nice summer day - they re always putting on a show for their visitors Dana Pritschet Zoo Director Our primates outside we have two species of apes We have the siamang gibbons and the white handed gibbons and then we have the ruffed lemurs as well Our apes and our lemurs are definitely the most chatty Our siamang gibbons if you come down and see them they have a voice pouch or an air pouch that amplifies their sound Some of the apes can be heard up to 5 miles away WHITE HANDED GIBBON APE HOWLING Jungle Joe KX News No matter where you are in the zoo - you can always hear that guy talking If you don t happen to catch them talking when you come out - you ll most likely see them having one of their meals or just a daily snack a very tasty looking snack Dana Pritschet Zoo Director The primates eat fresh fruits and vegetables and we also feed them a thing called monkey chow as part of their diet Their food is definitely edible wonderful fruits and vegetables They love it Jungle Joe KX News Even though they may eat monkey chow whatever you do don t make the same mistake I did Don t call these primates monkeys Dana Pritschet Zoo Director Look at the monkeys Well actually we have apes here The white handed and the siamangs are apes The best way to tell a monkey from an ape monkeys have tails and apes do not Jungle Joe KX News but I DID know that these lemurs weren t monkeys I m trying to give myself SOME credit here So if you re looking for an exciting place where the primates play from the lemurs to the white handed gibbons and the siamang gibbons they re all here waiting to visit you at the Roosevelt Park Zoo For KX News I m Jungle Joe

Dolphin in Glasgow river


Rescuers fight to save injured dolphin swimming in River Clyde that runs through Glasgow

Company Taking Bids to Clone Dogs


A Northern California biotech company says it will clone dogs for the five highest bidders in a series of online auctions As the AP s Haven Daley reports some ethicists and animal rights activists are condemning the offer June 23

Sunday, June 22, 2008

EBR Mosquito Control makes announcement


The East Baton Rouge Mosquito Abatement and Rodent Control made a big announcement Monday morning about the number of West Nile Cases Director Matthew Yates had all the details on how to protect yourself on 2une In

Shutterbug Dog Sitter Has Pooches Saying, ‘Cheese!’


Fire Poses Danger To Animals


Raw Dogs Go for a Swim


With the mercury topping 100 degrees in Phoenix people and dogs take a dip in Lake Pleasant to escape the heat June 22

How Best to Protect Your Pet from Heartworm


World's Ugliest Dog


Saturday, June 21, 2008

Friday, June 20, 2008

Pet Killer: Antifreeze Bill Frozen in Political Limbo


Be a Zoo Keeper at the Detroit Zoo


Alligator Found in Chicago River on the South Side


Pets Get New Lease On Life With Prosthetics


Pet Orthotics


Veterinary medicine has made huge advances in orthopedics Find out how orthopedic specialists are bringing new life and hope to our pets in this exclusive mobile video podcast


For the latest and most current veterinary news visit www MyVNN com

Bug Tech: the Mutant Mosquito Cometh


Scientists have genetically modified thousands of mosquitoes in the hope of wiping out malaria But the plan has been criticised by environmentalists who say modifying mosquitoes could cause havoc to the world ecosystem June 20

Kirina the elephant turns 13, 6/20/08


Someone is celebrating a very special 13th birthday Kirina the elephant at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Iowa Rescuers Save Animals From Flooded Homes


The Humane Society of the United States is on the ground in Cedar Rapids facing the aftermath of the worst flooding Iowa has ever seen June 16

PETCO Under Investigation


FDA inspection found widespread unsanitary conditions are PETCO s distribution centers

Warm weather pushing bears toward people


TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT THIS HEAT WAVE IS TAKING A TOLL ON AREA BEARS GAME AND FISH SAYS ITS HURTING THE BLACK BEARS FOOD SUPPLY AND FORCING THEM TO LOOK TO HUMANS FOR FOOD CRIS ORNELAS TALKED TO PEOPLE WHO VE HAD CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH BEARS IN THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS HE S LIVE WITH OUR TOP STORY THE SANDIA PEAK TRAM IS ALWAYS A POPULAR TOURIST ATTRACTION BUT SOME OF THE PEOPLE WHO VE BEEN GOING TO THE TOP THIS WEEK ARE GETTING A LITTLE SOMETHING EXTRA THIS VIDEO WAS SHOT BY OVERNIGHT WATCHMAN ERIC KUNTZ AT THE TOP OF THE TRAM ITS BEEN A COMMON SIGHT ON TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN THIS WEEK BEARS HAVE BEEN VISITING THE HIGH FINANCE RESTAURANT ON REGULAR BASIS THERE IS A LIVE BEAR TRAP OUTSIDE THE KITCHEN DOOR AND SIGNS WARNING PEOPLE OF BEARS IN THE AREA IT STARTED MONDAY NIGHT WHEN A BEAR CLIMBED A TREE AND GOT ONTO THE ROOF 57-1 03 he knocked the exhaust fan off of its mount up there probably after the smell BUT THE BLACK BEARS LIKE THESE HAVE BEEN BACK 14 44-14 50 it was tuesday night when customers were sitting right here enjoying their dinner then noticed just a couple of feet away a bear clinging to that tree JUSTIN PADILLA AND JAMES BALL WERE BOTH WORKING THAT NIGHT 7 12-7 18 we were just over by the computer ringing in stuff looked over and this bear was right there just looking around 8 29- 8 35 we had about ten customers still in the restaurant we had to hold everybody back from going to the tram because they were just cruising around doing their own thing for a little bit BUT THE CUSTOMERS WEREN T SPOOKED BY THE BEARS IN FACT THEY WANTED TO GET CLOSER AND TAKE PICTURES 8 51-8 54 after we warned them to stay inside a lot of people went and did the exact opposite and went outside GAME AND FISH OFFICIALS ARE REMINDING PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN AROUND BEAR COUNTRY TO KEEP THEIR TRASH LOCKED UP TIGHT TO KEEP BEARS AWAY THE FEDS ARE

Thursday, June 19, 2008

Eco-friendly pets: Fido reduces his carbon paw print


Green-minded pet expenditures amount to little more than two percent of the 40-billion-dollar US pet care industry but the rapidly growing niche industry is valued nonetheless at hundreds of millions of dollars

Photographer Takes on True Pet Project


Meet Christopher Ameruoso who photographs celebrities and their pets He already has two best-selling books of his work - and has become the It photographer for stars and their dogs June 20

Zoo Animals Slim Down For Better Health


Dozens Of Calves Die In Barn Fire


Firefighters at the scene said it was a real challenge extinguishing the flames in the 9000 block of Vernon Road

Baby sharks are hand-fed


Baby sharks at a Birmingham aquarium will only consume food fed by hand say staff

Dancing Naked Cockatoo a ‘Medical Mystery’


Keep your pet healthy


Outdoor Outlook: Goose Roundup


Video of the Day: Dinosaur remains discovered


Congress looks into horse racing


It used to be called the sport of kinds but now many say horse racing is being corrupted by performance enhancing drugs Congress wants to know why so many horses are suffering serious injuries like Eight Belles at this year s Kentucky Derby

Bear found napping in tire shop


A WANDERING LITTLE BEAR IS BACK IN THE WILD THIS AFTERNOON GAME AND FISH WERE CALLED OUT YESTERDAY IN ESTANCIA AFTER REPORTS OF A BEAR WALKING INTO A TIRE SHOP AND TAKING A NAP IN FRONT OF AN A-C UNIT THE BEAR WAS TRAPPED AND TAKEN TO THE AREA OF GRANTS AS YOU CAN SEE ONCE THERE THE BEAR DID NOT WANT TO LEAVE THE TRAVEL CAGE BUT AFTER A WHILE THE LITTLE BEAR RAN OFF INTO

Ducklings Rescued From Busy Texas Interstate


Kitten Stuck in Drainage Piped Sucked To Safety By Plumber


Home demolished, cats rescued 6/19/08


The mobile home in the town of Clay where more than 70 cats were rescued last week is being demolished

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Preventing Bites as the Arkansas Snake Population Stirs


Eight thousand times that s how frequently snakes bite people every year in the United States They usually mind their own business Your job is to avoid giving them a reason to strike

The legendary Arabian horse is Egypt's pride


From the ancient deserts of the Middle East comes one of the best known horses the Arabian As they say My kingdom for a horse and these horses have fired up the passion of equestrians all over the world One famous stable in Egypt is ensuring the genetic purity of these horses

Pig Races Among Fair's Animal Attractions


There s more to the San Diego County Fair than food and rides as 10News Hal Clement explains

Alleged Tiger Seller Arrested in Texas


A woman suspected of trying to sell six tiger cubs has been arrested and could face more charges now that federal investigators are on the case June 18

Feed the giraffes at the Rio Grande Zoo


Keep your aging dog healthy


Elephant Weigh In


Water Skiing Squirrel Star of the Boat Show


Found: Dog Missing For 8 Years


Video of the Day: Puppy rescued


Happy Tails Doggy Day-Care and Resort


Beaver Problems in Olive Branch Neighborhood


Unwelcome visitors


At least two bears are making themselves comfortable in the neighborhood

Neighborhood Invaded By Cicadas


Monday, June 16, 2008

Cincinnati Vicious Dog Ordinance Up for Discussion Today


Perpetual Care: The Answer to Pets Who Outlive Owners


Pet Moratorium: Overcrowding Problem


San Antonio Animal Care Services says they have overcrowding problem in their facilities asking citizens to cooperate

A Survivor's Story: Shark Attacks


15-year-old Brentwood girl speaks out after surviving from shark bites

6/16 - Jellyfish Invasion hits Gulf Coast


Shampooch to benefit The Haven


Puppy rescued from storm drain has a new home