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Woman microwaves kitten to death

November 25th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) A woman microwaved a 10-week-old kitten to death in revenge after its owner reported her abusive partner to the police, a media report said.Mum-of-two Gina Robins, ... Read more...

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Dog mauls four-year-old girl’s face

May 28th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, May 28 (IANS) A four-year-old New Zealand girl's face was badly bitten by a large dog Saturday so much so that she would need facial reconstructive surgery, police said.The ... Read more...

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1.5m Brits ‘would like to be buried with their mobile phones’!

December 2nd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A new survey has found that an estimated 1.5 million Britons would like their mobile phones to be placed inside their coffin.For women, other priorities include a cuddly ... Read more...

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Baby bitten 100 times by pet dog

August 31st, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 31 (IANS) A 22-month-old girl suffered more than 100 wounds after being mauled by her family pet dog, a doctor told a court in Australia Tuesday. The injuries of Kara Compton, ... Read more...

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Middle-aged UK woman caught on CCTV dumping cat in wheelie bin

August 24th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): A grey-haired woman in UK, aged around 50, has been captured on CCTV loving stroking a cat on a wall outside a house before mercilessly dumping it ... Read more...

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Roy Rogers’ stuffed horse fetches $266,500 at auction

July 17th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): A stuffed horse belonging to late cowboy actor and singer Roy Rogers has been sold off for 266,500 dollars at an auction.Trigger, the palomino horse which Rogers, who ... Read more...

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Bone discovery could be earliest archaeological evidence for pet tortoises

July 13th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): An archaeologist from University of Leicester has found a bone belonging to a late19th-century tortoise from Stafford Castle, Staffordshire, and is believed to be the earliest archaeological evidence ... Read more...

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Earliest archaeological evidence of pet tortoise in Britain

July 10th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): Scientists have discovered the earliest archaeological evidence of a tortoise being kept as a family pet in Britain, at a castle in Staffordshire, and it dates back to ... Read more...

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Five Year Old Girl Attacked By American Bulldog

May 31st, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A five year old girl in Northampton has suffered facial injuries from the family pet, an American Bulldog. She was taken to the hospital along with ... Read more...

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Postmen boycott UK house - because of ‘ferocious’ cat named Tiger!

April 9th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 9 (ANI): Tiger, a 19-year-old cat, is at the centre of a row for attacking postmen and scaring them from delivering mail to its owners' address.In the past month alone ... Read more...

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Pet parrot’s flight to freedom busies Bhujbal

January 20th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 20 (IANS) For a change, affairs of the state were not uppermost on the mind of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal. Instead, his attention was diverted to a family ... Read more...

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Burglars steal sewer-mouthed parrot Sky!

December 21st, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 21 (ANI): A parrot, who has a habit of swearing, has been stolen by burglars from Southampton.The two-year-old African grey bird known as Sky, enjoys shouting swear words like "f*** ... Read more...

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Land Cruiser is more eco-friendly than your dog!

October 24th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 24 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that pets can play a large part in increasing greenhouse gas emissions, with calculations indicating that a Land Cruiser's eco-footprint being ... Read more...

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Octomom may add a pig to her brood of 14 kids

April 25th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 25 (ANI): Nadya Suleman, who became a history-making mum after giving birth to octuplets three months ago, is considering adding a pet to her house with 14 kids.The single, ... Read more...

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Dozens of mummies unearthed from ancient Egyptian burial ground Saqqara

February 23rd, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, February 23 (ANI): The Supreme Council of Antiquities, part of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture, has announced the discovery of an intact wooden and limestone sarcophagi housing dozens of mummies ... Read more...

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Dogs custody major issue in divorce settlements in UK, say lawyers

December 15th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): The custody battle is no longer limited to just kids, for couples entangled in divorce settlements are also turning towards dog-visiting rights.Lawyers in Britain reveal that ... Read more...

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Now, a new line in home security Titan, the PS65k guard dog!

May 27th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
London, May 27 (ANI): They might look like a cuddly family pet but the highly-trained guard dogs that double as pets are being hailed as of frontline home security.The 65,000 ... Read more...

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Archaeologists uncover remains of medieval castle

April 20th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
London, April 20 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has uncovered what seem to be the remains of a medieval castle in Maenclochog, UK. According to a report in Western Telegraph, the dig ... Read more...

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