Stories tagged: pet
UPDATED: Wed., June 26, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Rover, the Seattle-based dogsitting and walking startup, moved into Spokane’s Wonder building Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 9:12 p.m.
A necropsy showed the dog’s cause of death was starvation and dehydration “attributable to abandonment in her crate.”
Fri., March 23, 2018
New law defines what a service animal is.
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
Starting Tuesday, Spokane area residents can have groceries delivered to their front door in about an hour from four grocers and a pet store by delivery service Instacart.
Mon., June 19, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
Joey the squirrel, who police credited with scaring off a burglar trying to break into his home’s gun safe, made his long goodbyes earlier this month, then scampered up a …
Sun., May 21, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Tri-Cities area residents opened their hearts and wallets to help a dog left for dead on the side of an Idaho road.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
A Philadelphia policeman has been accused of putting his adopted dog in a trash bag and dumping it at a park.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
California firefighters who spent 20 minutes performing mouth-to-snout resuscitation on a dog they rescued from a burning apartment are being hailed as heroes.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
A dog named Daisy that stopped eating after losing her seven puppies in a barn fire is described as being in heaven after adopting eight other pups whose mother died …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
There’s a new show in Iceland that offers all the intrigue, drama and suspense of your favorite reality series. It’s an online livestream of four kittens living in an oversized …
Tue., April 15, 2014
An Okanogan County woman who says she rescued a junkyard dog from deplorable conditions in December must pay a $768 court fine and serve 100 hours at area animal shelters. …
Mon., April 14, 2014, 7:44 a.m.
Judy Camp must serve 100 hours of community service and pay $768 in fines after being found guilty of obstructing justice last month. Camp took a blue heeler, which she’s …
Thu., Sept. 25, 2008
The boa constrictor is now called Hercules. Since no one has claimed the reptile discovered in a Post Falls yard last week, the snake’s “foster parent” apparently felt safe giving …
Wed., Jan. 7, 1998
Cheek to beak. Edward Cenis treats his pet quail, Henrietta, like a member of the family, right down to the good-night kiss. Photo by Fenton Roskelley/The Spokesman-Review
Tue., Jan. 9, 1996
And These Little Potbellied Piggies Go All The Way To Slaughterhouses Cute Piglets Can Grow Up To Be 120-Pound Bullies
A decade after people began going hog-wild for Vietnamese potbellied pigs, the pets are turning nasty and owners are abandoning them. These little piggies aren’t even good for sausage. There’s …