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  • Cat books: Purrfect holiday gifts for feline fans

    The Associated Press -
    Published: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    The felines are fighting back - on the bookshelf. Cats outnumber dogs in the U.S., but in bookstores, dog titles reign, the American Pet Products Association says. Fans insist felines are getting more popular as they ride the coattails of online sensations such as Grumpy Cat, Lil Bub...

  • Pet of the week: Eamon

    The Gazette -
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    Name: Eamon Breed: Yellow Labrador retriever Owner: Vicky Campbell Eamon's story: Read how this dog went from being the runt of the litter to a dog-angel at gazette.com/pets. 
To have your pet considered, email a high-resolution photo to pets@gazette.com. Please include the...

  • Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Dec. 18, 2014

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Published: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    ADOPTION FAIRS 9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com. Dreampower - For dogs, cats and small caged pets, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and noon-3:30 p.m. Sunday, PetSmart, 571 N. Academy...

  • Pampered pets that don duds move to the mainstream

    Updated: Wed, Dec 17, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — These clothing designers have to think about pattern, fabric and fit — as well as where to put the poo bags. Creating on-trend outfits is a whole different animal for pet fashion designers, whose work is becoming mainstream as animal lovers look to further pamper...

  • Elsa, kitten found in frigid Denver, finds a home

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    DENVER — The story of a kitten found in sub-zero weather in Denver and named after Elsa from "Frozen" has a happy ending. The Dumb Friends League said Monday that the orange tabby has been adopted by the volunteer who helped nurse her back to health. Elsa was found tangled in some...

  • Dear Ms. Kitty: Bringing home a kitty for Christmas

    Sherri Albertson
    Updated: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    Christmas is only 10 days away. If you're thinking of adding a cuddly kitten to your household, here are some tips to ensure your house is ready for the new arrival. Let's take on the biggest challenge first - the Christmas tree! This likely will be the most interesting thing in your...

  • Treat pet allergies with thorough cleaning during winter months

    By Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    There is not such a thing as hypoallergenic pet, said Dr. Matthew Bowdish, FAAAAI, FACAAI. “People will say some breeds are hypoallergenic, because they shed less, like poodles, airedales, terriers and some short hair cats,” said Bowdish, a board certified allergist at William Storms...

  • Helping hearts: Food drivespart of Boutique’s aid to local pet community

    By Linda Hoover, Rescued Hearts Unique Boutique
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Sponsored: Rescued Hearts Unique Boutique is no ordinary thrift store. It’s a non-profit, all-volunteer thrift store with great buys on donated clothing, household goods, collectibles, furniture, jewelry, and pet supplies. But that’s just the beginning. After nearly two years, Rescued...

  • Feline shelter expands to former home of spay/neuter clinic

    By Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com
    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Sponsored: Look What The Cat Brought In (LWTCBI) has taken up a new residency on the eastern edge of Downtown, in the Knob Hill neighborhood. But this isn’t the first time 2129 E. Boulder St. has been home to a locally beloved pet institution. Hamlett Spay & Neuter Clinic operated...

  • Pet of the week: Bella

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Thu, Dec 11, 2014

    Name: Bella Breed: Akita Owner: Dee Maloney Bella's story: Bella first belonged to my granddaughter Jennifer, but we ended up with Bella when my husband was diagnosed with cancer. Bella was real close to my husband, who has since passed. Bella is now my constant companion,...

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