Stories tagged: Pet care
Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Tips on finding housesitters to keep pets, homes secure
Wanted: Housesitter who watches pets while staying overnight. Rather than having a vacant house and the dog kenneled, some Spokane-area residents who travel prefer to pay someone trustworthy to remain …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 6 a.m.
De-skunking your dog: be prepared with a kit
Any hunting dog with gift for finding birds also has a nose for trouble. It’s in the contract you accept when pup joins your world. That’s why I’m always prepared …
Sun., July 12, 2015
Jeanne Kelp grew up in Spokane surrounded by pets – dogs, cats, birds, rats – and imagined someday becoming a veterinarian. “That didn’t work out,” she says matter-of-factly.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2012, 10:17 a.m.
Human stem cells restore hearing in gerbil study
NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time, scientists have improved hearing in deaf animals by using human embryonic stem cells, an encouraging step for someday treating people with certain …