Thoughts from the Publisher

By Neena Strichart This week we are featuring a special section for animal lovers called “Pamper Your Furry, Scaly, Feathery, Slithery Friends.” Within the section, we are spotlighting ads and articles chock full of information regarding local pet-related businesses, interesting pet facts and upcoming pet events. Over the last 20 years or so, Steve and…

Artists invited to show work that features 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.

KLOS deejays to help promote pet adoption in LB

KLOS radio station personalities Mark and Brian will be in Long Beach to promote animal adoption on May 8. This one-of-a-kind event is sponsored by KLOS and the spcaLA to provide Long Beach families with the opportunity to adopt healthy pets into loving homes. “Over 11,000 animals are impounded at the Long Beach shelter each…