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Entries Tagged as 'animals'

FOLBA conducting low-cost microchip clinic

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News

In 2009, a local dog owner was reunited with her poodle “Princess” because her microchip was traced to her Long Beach address. The dog had been missing for more than four years. In Long Beach, all animals are scanned three times when impounded in an effort to return them to their owners. On Saturday, May […]

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Public asked to report unlicensed dogs to Animal Care Services

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Safety

Experts project that there are as many as 103,000 household dogs in Long Beach, and, to date, only about 29,000 of those dogs have a current paid license and rabies vaccination registered with the City. “This presents a public health and safety threat to our neighborhoods,” says Ronald R. Arias, director of Health and Human […]

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Artists invited to show work that features pets

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Pets

Gallery Expo, 4321 Atlantic Ave., has issued an open call for artists for a May 2010 juried exhibition entitled Our Non-Human Children. This exhibition is not limited to pets– artists are invited to open minds and make people think. All media are welcome. Submission deadline is April 26.

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SH pet store hosts parking lot event to find pets homes

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Pets

PetSmart Charities Second Chance for Love National Adoption Weekend will be a three-day adoption opportunity Friday, April 30 through Sunday, May 2 at all 1,149 PetSmart stores in the United States and Canada, with a special expanded event in the Signal Hill PetSmart, 2550 Cherry Ave.

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PETCO shares training tips for its upcoming hamster race

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Entertainment, News, Pets

The pet-supply retailer PETCO will conduct its annual Hamster Ball Derby on Saturday, April 24 at 2pm, hosted by all the company’s more than 1,000 locations across the country. PETCO is offering these helpful training tips for a safe and fun race day.

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