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  1. Vents and Rants
    Ok so im from the uk / northern ireland and i go to alot of petshops because i like seeing how the animals are kept and where i am from we dont see exotic animals in our petshops and i have to say im really GLAD because i think its really cruel that petshops all over the world sell pups and...
  2. Gerbil & Hamster Discussion
    Ok well we bought a new hammie called chunk theres a thread here with pictures we have had him about 4 days now. Theres a hugee problem at the start in the petshop when i seen him the guy let me see him and i was touching him and he was fine and he was skiddish but it was expected.. and a day...
  3. Animal Welfare & Legal Issues
    I live right next to the town storage/shop building and this is where they keep stray dogs. Not many are usually found since this is a very small town, but that's not the point. They usually kept them in a cage inside the shop, but now they moved the cage outside and they have a dog in there...
  4. Rabbit Discussion
    [/IMG]heres our new addition daisy:binkie: [/IMG]and heres are little tinkers pumpkin(black) and peanut(apricot)these two are real characters, always into mischief :hehe:LOL
  5. Memorials
    :( Our local shelter (the one I adopted all of mine from) had to euthanize 15 kitties. They had an outbreak of a very bad virus and very contagious. the remaining kitties are in quarantine as is the shelter, no new kitties can be accepted. This was very difficult on the shelter people too as...
  6. Dogs
    Hi Everyone, Please watch Oprah's show tomorrow on Puppy Mills. It will change your life. We must do something to stop this. TOGETHER WE STAND! Please spread the word so as many people watch this as possible. Thanks, Jackie
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    Cats
    hey, How much is it to foster a pregnant cat?
  8. Cats
    Well my boyfriend has got a new house and we got a pair of rats :D and they are amazing :) . So i foned my Auntie as she works at a Cat Home and i asked her was there any little kittens that need a good home as i have some experience with cats and so does my boyfriend . So she said she will do...
  9. General Animal Discussion
    I am looking to donate a portion of the sales from my pet painting business to a laudable animal organization, I have done some research, but I am wondering if anyone can recommend an organization that they have had positive experiences with. Thanks!
  10. Rabbit Discussion
    I have two new baby rabbit that I adopted from a local shelter. They were born on New Years, so are currently two and a half months old. The breeder whom we adopted from said that the one I call Luna is a girl, and that Pluto, is a boy. We got Luna one weekend, and decided that she needed a...
  11. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Hello, my mouse was pregnant for about 1.5 weeks, then her belly started to shrink up again what happened to my little mouslets? im very worried taht if she gets pregnant again it will happen again,and i dont een know what happened?:S:S im so confused. help me:(
  12. Pet Health Concerns
    My brother and I found a lost puppy. He has a collar and is shivering. I'm sure he lives nearby because he's just a little puppy and I don't think he could have wandered far. I'm thinking about taking him to the local shelter because my parents won't let me keep him. Any other solutions? I...
  13. Introductions
    Hello, I just joined the site and I thought I should introduce myself. My name is Nicole and I live in the Inland Empire, CA. I grew up in Los Angeles and I am a pet sitter, I, myself, have several animals. I have an anti-social adopted Chug(chi/pug) and an air brained ACD(heeler) named Sheila...
  14. Rescues and Shelters
    Oldies but Goodies Cocker Rescue, Inc, (OBG) is an all-volunteer non profit animal rescue organization based in Washington DC that is dedicated to the prevention of cruelty to animals. We rescue abandoned Cocker Spaniels (and mixes) both young and old, from owner surrenders and work closely...
  15. Animals in Need
    One of my students came to me saying that a bunch of white bunnies were loose in his apartment complexes. If you are willing to take on a white bunny, let me know your information and something can be arranged. Thanks! ~ Nicole
  16. Animal Welfare & Legal Issues
    Read the article here. "Not counting animals PETA held only temporarily in its spay-neuter program, the organization took in 3,061 'companion animals' in 2006, of which it killed 2,981. According to Virginia's Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), the average euthanasia...
  17. Dogs
    Ok, so I haven't been on much. :blush: I've been very busy with my early Christmas present. Early in December I got a puppy from our local shelter (same one I got Lacey and RB Mandy from). So here he is... Jake at 7 weeks... 8 weeks... and at 10 weeks... Thanks for looking! :)
  18. Rescues
    I am wanting to open a lost animal shelter, but need some help in doing so. I have secured a place, but am in need of supplies to help these animals. I want to keep these animals from being ran over, cold, or taken to the local shelter where they will be euthenized because they are so full...
  19. Guinea Pig Discussion
    Hey Everyone, I'm considering adopting / buying (preferably adopting) two guinea pigs. It depends on whether the shelter in my area has guinea pigs or not.. they only really advertise for cats and dogs. This would be the second time for me, I've had 2 in the past, one who lived for 8 years and...
  20. Dogs
    They ran a story on designer dogs and how they often end up in local shelters .
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