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No Starter Pets
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, cats, dogs, guinea pigs, rabbits, hamsters, birds, pet care, pet news )

Michele C
- 1302 days ago -
Have you heard the phrase "Starter Pets?" Each time I hear it, I want to jump out of my skin and shout at the offender. The last time someone used it, my family and I were at a lovely Pocono Mountain resort. My son was playing with a kid his age in the ..
Emergent's Animal Testing Questioned
Animals  (tags: animals, animal testing, animal testing laboratories, guinea pigs, killing, suffering, humans, society, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1747 days ago -
An animal rights activist group claims an Emergent BioSolutions Inc.laboratory in Lansing is subjecting more test animals to painful experiments without using pain medications than any other facility in the nation,the lab is using thousands of guinea pigs
Tell PETCO to Stop Selling Female Guinea Pigs ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, PETCO, guinea pigs, environment, protection )

- 2138 days ago -
PETCO should only sell male guinea pigs, like the other United States pet store chain Petsmart has been doing for quite a while. Doing this will drastically cut the over-population of guinea pigs, because female guinea pigs will be much less available
Your Morning Adorable: Guinea Pigs Battle Over a Cucumber
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, guinea pigs, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2225 days ago -
For the three guinea pig pets of YouTube user Gerald56, a cucumber treat is well worth the effort it takes to steal it from your compatriots. We find the resulting video oddly hypnotic, rather like watching guinea pigs eat watermelon.
Rescue Groups Fear Increase in Guinea Pig Purchases Because of Disney's 'G-Force' Movie
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, guinea pigs, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2307 days ago -
A movie about heroic, world-saving guinea pigs has small-animal rescuers worried. Disney's new "G-Force" startled many film industry insiders by beating "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" at the box office last weekend, landing at "a surprising
Small Animals Need Big-Hearted Families, Too
Animals  (tags: small animals, ownership, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, pets, protection, AnimalWelfare )

- 2486 days ago -
Today, we have all sorts of tools and information readily available to make small-animal ownership much more successful. Rabbits and ferrets can be litter box trained; we can purchase habitats, rather than just cages, for our hamsters and reptiles.
Baby Guinea Pigs : Video!
Animals  (tags: guinea pigs, zoos, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2742 days ago -
The Action 4 News studios got a visits from several four-legged friends on Thursday. Charlie Abrego with the Gladys Porter Zoo brought a litter of baby guinea pigs that were just born at the zoo. Guinea pigs are native to South America.
Couple Arrested for Death of 64 Pets | APP.Com | Asbury Park Press - Barnegat,NJ
Animals  (tags: humans, death, dogs, cats, ferrets, guinea pigs, cruelty, animalcruelty, investigation, killed, crime, suffering, pets, killing, law, sadness, slaughter, habitat, animalwelfare, AnimalCruelty, protection, society, ethics, animals, AnimalWelfare, enviro )

- 2786 days ago -
Township police have charged Matthew and Amanda Teymant,owners of the house at 21 Potomac Court where the bodies of 64 dead animals were found, with animal cruelty.At about 8:30 p.m. Monday,SPCA Sgt. Thomas Yanisko reported that 64 animals were found dead
Family Pets Strangled
Animals  (tags: animal abuser, scums, strangled rabbit, guinea pigs, family pets, animal cruelty, police, police stations )

- 2824 days ago -
The "sadistic" strangulation of a Nelson family's pet rabbit and guinea pig has horrified the SPCA and led to a police manhunt. Senior Constable Vaughan Joyce of Nelson police said the pets were left lying dead on the ground by their killer on
Gruesome Animal Cruetly in Garden Shed
Animals  (tags: rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, neglected, death, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, cruelty, environment, killed, pets, protection, suffering, sadness )

- 2862 days ago -
HORRIFIED RSPCA officers had to peel animal corpses from their hutches after discovering 31 dead pets in a garden shed, a court heard. Medway magistrates were told how inspectors, tipped off by an anonymous phone call, found bodies of neglected rabbits,
Guinea Pig Harem Says 'Hello Sooty'
Animals  (tags: guinea pigs, escape, animals, bredding, humour, animals, pets, AnimalWelfare )

- 2877 days ago -
A guinea pig called Sooty had a night to remember after escaping from his pen and tunnelling into a cage of 24 females. He romanced each of them in turn and was yesterday the proud father of 43 offspring.
Close Huntingdon Life Sciences - Online Petition - Please Sign
Animals  (tags: activists, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, monkeys, hamsters, rabbits, birds, guinea pigs, killing, killed, humans, animal testing, abused, AnimalCruelty, animalsuffering, suffering )

- 2919 days ago -
Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS) is Europe's largest contract animal testing laboratory.They have about 70,000 animals on site,including rabbits,cats, hamsters,dogs,guinea-pigs,birds and monkeys.These animals are destined to suffer and die in cruel,useless

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