beloved pet

Missouri woman pays fine for calling 911 about the collapse of her dog

June 7th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Missouri, June 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Missouri resident has been forced to pay a $100 fine for calling the emergency services to report that her 140-pound Great Dane had suffered a seizure. ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Every movie is scary for me: Spielberg

December 11th, 2011 - 6:15 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Acclaimed director Steven Spielberg admits he likes to take on projects that intimidate him, and says he is always nervous when he is on the sets ... Read more...

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World’s oldest dog dies ahead of 27 birthday

December 8th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) The world's oldest dog died aged 26 years and nine months in Japan earlier this week at his owner's home.Pusuke, a male crossbreed, passed away peacefully ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Parrot ‘pushes woman to the edge’ with faulty fire alarm sound

February 11th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): A woman in Britain, who was almost pushed over the edge by the sound of a faulty fire alarm, is now breathing easy after discovering the sound had ... Read more...

Posted in World |

5-Foot Long Monitor Lizard Reunites With Owner

January 27th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 5 foot long 'friendly' monitor lizard returned to his owner Wednesday but not before the California neighbourhood was scared of him. The mild natured ... Read more...

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In Britain, you can be fined 1000 pounds for putting up posters

January 5th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) A pet owner in Britain has been warned by an environmental agency that he could be fined after he nailed missing cat posters in his neighbourhood trees.Mike Harding's ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mickey Rourke’s pooch bit him at first meeting

December 29th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Mickey Rourke has recalled his first meeting with his beloved pet Chihuahua Jaws - the last surviving dog of his once seven-strong pack - at an animal shelter.The ... Read more...

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Manhattan woman shares her bed with rodent pets!

October 11th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 11 (ANI): For many, rats are not the first choice when it comes to keeping pets and they probably aren't even the last. But Dianne Rochenski loves rats.The Manhattan ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gotham Chopra’s pet helped MJ overcome dog fear

October 5th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 05 (ANI): American author and entrepreneur Gotham Chopra has revealed in his new book that it was his beloved pet pooch Cleo that helped late Michael Jackson overcome his ... Read more...

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Australian man stabs dog to death

August 31st, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 31 (IANS) Police in Melbourne are searching for a "disturbed" man who stabbed a small dog to death inside its kennel before jumping over a fence when the dog's owner ... Read more...

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Missing cat stuns Oz owners with epic 1-year, 1300km journey

July 30th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 30 (ANI): A family in Brisbane, Australia were left stunned when their tomcat Timothy was found more than 1300km from home alive and well after going missing for a year.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New York Couple Sues Dog Sitters For $1M

July 17th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 17, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A couple from New York is suing the dog sitting agency ‘Doggie Love’ for neglecting to take proper care of their beloved pet. They ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

German Postman Marries His Dying Cat

May 4th, 2010 - 3:31 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A thirty nine year old postman from Germany by the name of Uwe Mitzscherlich could not cope with the upcoming death of his beloved pet Cecelia. When the ... Read more...

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Pittsburg woman is suing Bank of America for taking her parrot along with the house

March 10th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Pittsburg, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An inhabitant of Pittsburg has sued the Bank of America, over charges that the bank repossessed her house wrongfully. The 46-year-old Angela Iannelli is claiming that ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pets can help humans tide over adversities, mental illness

December 1st, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) Anyone who keeps a pet knows the immense joy and comfort that it can provide, especially in troubled times. A growing body of research now documents the value ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Pooch saves owner from heart attack - with her rear end!

November 11th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): Doctors are baffled after a dog saved its owner from a heart attack with a hearth shaped patch on her flanks.Piotr Wagner, 50, from Kazimierza Biskupiego, Poland, fell ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Jessica Simpson’s Pet Pup Daisy Goes Missing

September 16th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey It has been known over the years about the special relationships that Hollywood celebrities or stars have with their pets.Every now and then news of some celebrity or the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mickey Rourke wants English wife

September 9th, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Actor Mickey Rourke, who has shied away from long term relationships since his last divorce, is determined to find himself "an English wife". Rourke, who preferred to spend time ... Read more...

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George Clooney ‘hires psychic to contact his dead pig’!

June 19th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Hollywood hunk George Clooney has apparently hired a psychic to speak to his dead pig Max from beyond the grave.The 'Leatherheads' star lost his beloved pet in 2006, ... Read more...

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Troubled Susan Boyle banned from seeing her pussy!

June 5th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Therapists have banned Susan Boyle from meeting her cat 'Pebbles'.Following her meltdown, the Britain's Got Talent star is currently in a rehab clinic. After seeing the Scottish songbird's ... Read more...

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Rourke mourns beloved pet poochs death

February 19th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Actor Mickey Rourke is mourning the death of his beloved pet, 18-year-old Chihauhau, Loki, who died this week.The Wrestler star, who credited his precious pooches with saving ... Read more...

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Brit couple hires psychics to track down missing pet pooch!

February 8th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 08 (ANI): A Brit couple has gone to extraordinary lengths to find their missing dog.Jon and Shelley Haggerwood have taken time off work, bought vision goggles and even hired ... Read more...

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Love-sick parrot put on ”Prozac” to beat the blues!

January 14th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A blue-fronted Amazon parrot, who attacked its owner''s husband in fits of jealousy, has been put on antidepressants to help her cope with unrequited love.The seven-year-old parrot ... Read more...

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First cloned puppies of beloved pet pooch make their debut

August 6th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 6 (ANI): Bernann McKinney has become the first person in the world to get her dead dog Booger cloned, after she lost her much-loved pooch to cancer.Bernann, of ... Read more...

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Pet owner turns dead cat into black diamond ring!

May 20th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
London, May 20 (ANI): A British woman left distressed over the death of her pet cat has turned him into a one-third-of-a-carat black diamond with the help of a U.S. firm. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Viagra gives dog with heart condition new lease of life!

March 19th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Anti-impotence drug Viagra has given a new lease of life to a dog suffering from a heart condition.Talisker, a three-year-old border collie, developed heart problems after contracting ... Read more...

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