Monthly Archives: February 2021

As the 11th anniversary approaches, The Jungle Pet Shop continues to serve the exotic needs of Craig’s animals and plants

Jungle Pet Shop owner Clint Gabbert stands in front of his favorite store aisle, surrounded by aquariums. (Max O’Neill / Craig Press) Craig may seem like an unusual place to find an exotic pet store. Luckily for Clint and Leonna Gabbert, owners of The Jungle Pet Shop in Craig, that …

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Pet Shop Boys Top Dance / Electronic Digital Song Sales Chart – Billboard

The Pet Shop Boys fly away 5-1 BillboardDance/Electronic Digital Song Sales Chart (dated Feb. 27) featuring “Opportunities (Let’s Make Big Money)”. It’s the veteran British duo’s first frontman on the list, which began in 2010. The 1986 classic continues to be supported by an Allstate insurance ad featuring the song, …

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Pandemic sparks interest in pet adoption, but risks loom

Pass by a dog park in Brooklyn and chances are you’ll meet a few new pet owners. Jake Gofman and his fiancée adopted their puppy, Mishka, from Safe and Sound Satos in October. “She was like a second-wave pandemic puppy,” he said. Pet owners say their furry friends bring structure …

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Broward and Miami-Dade Offer Online Visualization of Pet Adoption

Broward County Animal Care and Adoption offers a “virtual shelter,” where people can view the animals available online. Miami-Dade County has a similar system. José A. Iglesias [email protected] The pandemic has had a mental and physical impact on many people. Although they are not a cure, pets can help people …

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New 24-hour pet hospital opens in Pasadena – Pasadena Now

A “state-of-the-art” specialty and emergency hospital for pets opened in Pasadena last week, according to the company. ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospital inaugurated its new location at 2570 E. Foothill Blvd. last week, the company said in a written statement. “The new 14,000 square foot hospital is open 24 hours a …

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Banfield Pet Hospital and Banfield Foundation enabled preventative care for millions of pets in 2020

VANCOUVER, Washington., February 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading national provider of preventive veterinary medicine and part of the Mars Veterinary Health family – as well as its charitable arm, the Banfield Foundation®, published today 2020 impact reports detailing how they served millions of …

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PETA asks Disney to promote animal adoption message after Cruella trailer

Cruella de Vil and animal cruelty go hand in hand. That’s basically the whole schtick of the character. So it’s perhaps not too surprising that after the release of the first trailer for Cruel, the new live-action origin story of the 101 Dalmatians naughty animal rights organization PETA has something …

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Super Bowl commercial propels Pet Shop Boys to dance charts – Billboard

Pet Shop Boys related on Billboard‘s Dance / Electronic Digital Song Sales Chart (dated February 20) at # 5 with “Opportunities (Let’s Make Lots of Money)”, after the Super Bowl premiere on February 6 of an Allstate insurance ad featuring featured the song. The 1986 classic sold 1,000 downloads, up …

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Puppy mill bill would ban the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores

YORK COUNTY, PA (WHTM) – Need to act? Always so good, say the supporters. But that’s also why they’re optimistic that this time an anti-puppy mill bill will become Pennsylvania law after previous attempts have stalled. This time, the law – tabled today – is called “Victoria’s Law”, named after …

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Brimfield pet store fire that killed birds and a cat under investigation

BRIMFIELD – The cause of a fire that killed several birds and a cat at a Route 43 pet store last week is still under investigation, Deputy Fire Chief Ron Goodspeed said on Tuesday. Goodspeed said the Sky Kings Aviary fire at 5005 Route 43 killed a cat and, he …

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BARCS encourages the adoption of pets with a special friend

BARCS encourages the adoption of pets with a special friend Update: February 14, 2021, 2:25 p.m. EST Hide transcription Show transcript JENNIFER: NOW IS THE TIME TO FIND A GOOD HOME FOR A PET WHO REALLY NEEDS A NEW FAMILY. WITH US THIS MORNING, ALEXA JONES FROM BARCS ANIMAL SHELTER. …

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Report shows fraudulent pet sales schemes on the rise

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York By Allison Matos For many, adopting a new furry friend during the pandemic offered a sense of camaraderie during an otherwise lonely lockdown. But those …

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App State and Banfield Pet Hospital® Announce New Online Vet Technology Program to Address Vet Shortage

BOONE, North Carolina — Appalachian State University and Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading provider of preventive veterinary care in the United States and part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of practices – announced a partnership to strengthen the pipeline of licensed veterinary technicians and create a more sustainable …

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My Furry Valentine, Greater Cincinnati’s Pet Adoption Event, Goes Virtual

Cincinnati’s biggest pet adoption event has gone virtual, and you can find a best friend to take home before Valentine’s Day. My Furry Valentine, usually hosted at the Sharonville Convention Center, started this weekend online, allowing residents of Greater Cincinnati to meet their furry best friend online. Organizers said there …

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COVID-19 pet adoption continues to rise as owners continue to isolate themselves

While COVID-19 has brought unspeakable misery to people around the world, for at least one dog in Sangamon County, it has brought incredible joy. Twain, a dog of uncertain pedigree, has found a home during the pandemic with Brigid Leahy of Athens. Leahy, who lives alone, has found Twain to …

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Business couple from Norwich pet store bans popular treats

Posted: 2:36 PM February 1, 2021 Update: 08:46 February 2, 2021 The owners of two pet stores in Norwich have announced that they will no longer sell a number of popular treats due to health and safety concerns. Adrian and Ali Pettitt, who own Pettitt and Boo in Bowthorpe and …

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