Animals Section

The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic has some summer-related advice for all pet owners: What a great Spring we’ve had! I can’t recall the last time we’ve had so many beautiful sunny days this early in... [Read more]

Come wish Melanie the Octopus a Happy Graduation from MaST Center June 13

Come wish Melanie the Octopus a Happy Graduation from MaST Center June 13

The MaST Center will be celebrating the 7th annual OCTOPUS GRADUATION from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 13! “We will release Melanie into Puget Sound so that she can apply the knowledge... [Read more]

It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week and Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips

It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week and Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips

It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week, and Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips: Each year, more than 4.5 million people in the U.S. are bitten by dogs. Almost 1 in 5 (800,000) people... [Read more]

VIDEO: New reef is reaping rewards off Saltwater State Park

VIDEO: New reef is reaping rewards off Saltwater State Park

A new reef is reaping rewards off Saltwater State Park, and here’s video proof: But… “Over the past few days we’ve witnessed illegal crab pots being dropped on to the reef,”... [Read more]

Local Beekeeper will discuss how to raise bees at MaST Center on Sat., Feb. 7

Local Beekeeper will discuss how to raise bees at MaST Center on Sat., Feb. 7

Local Beekeeper Christine Ranegger will discuss how to raise honey bees, orchard mason bees as well as the loveable bumble bee at a talk on Saturday, Feb. 7 at the MaST Center. The talk includes an introduction... [Read more]

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic thankful for all their clients, family, friends & PETS!

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic thankful for all their clients, family, friends & PETS!

Lee and Patrick Miles, owners of Priceless Pet Clinic in Normandy Park Towne Center, would like to thank all their clients, colleagues, fellow businesses, family, friends – and all PETS – who have... [Read more]

Advertiser Priceless Pets offering more convenience with extended hours

Advertiser Priceless Pets offering more convenience with extended hours

Good news for pets and owners in in the south end: starting Monday, Dec. 1, Advertiser Priceless Pets Veterinary Clinic in Normandy Park will now be open later to serve their client’s busy schedules! Just... [Read more]

Advertiser The Soggy Doggy holding Seahawk Pride Pet Photo event Sunday

Advertiser The Soggy Doggy holding Seahawk Pride Pet Photo event Sunday

The Soggy Doggy will be holding a Seahawk Pride Pet Photos (Husky and Cougar Pride too!) event this Sunday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their location at 19893 1st Ave South, Suite #204, in the... [Read more]

Learn the ‘Secrets of Hummingbirds & Butterflies’ at Zenith Holland Saturday

Learn the ‘Secrets of Hummingbirds & Butterflies’ at Zenith Holland Saturday

Zenith Holland Gardens, blog advertiser, presents guest speaker Cyndi Stuart this Saturday, July 19th, at 10 a.m. Cyndi will share secrets of Hummingbirds, Butterflies and the best plants to grow to invite... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Nick,’ the missing male Papillon dog, has been found!

UPDATE: ‘Nick,’ the missing male Papillon dog, has been found!

UPDATE: Thursday, July 3: ‘Nick,’ the missing male Papillon dog, has been found! PREVIOUSLY: MISSING: Have you seen ‘Nick,’ a male Papillon dog, last seen in the Des Moines Marina... [Read more]

Grand Opening for ‘The Soggy Doggy’ is this weekend in Normandy Park

Grand Opening for ‘The Soggy Doggy’ is this weekend in Normandy Park

A Grand Opening for ‘The Soggy Doggy’ will be held this weekend – Saturday and Sunday, June 28–29 – at their brand new location at 19893 First Ave South in the Normandy Park Towne Center. Here’s... [Read more]

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind you about fleas and pets

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind you about fleas and pets

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind our Readers about fleas and pets: Based on data from The Texas A&M University System, people spend approximately $9 billion dollars a year controlling... [Read more]

PETS: Dogs ‘Peanut’ and ‘Cashew’ are in need of forever homes

PETS: Dogs ‘Peanut’ and ‘Cashew’ are in need of forever homes

Des Moines Master Animal Control Office Jan Magnuson reports that “these two little doggies were running loose and almost hit by vehicles on Pacific Highway South and rescued by a good Samaritan.”  “We... [Read more]

Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Christmas time is a great time of year for many of us – it is a time when families reconnect, there are lots of holiday parties, good food, etc. However, it can also be a busy time in the animal hospital! In... [Read more]

MISSING: Wildlife Raft, last seen off Burien’s Three Tree Point Oct. 28

MISSING: Wildlife Raft, last seen off Burien’s Three Tree Point Oct. 28

BTB Reader Barbara Trenary wants everyone to be on the lookout for her missing Wildlife Raft, last seen on Monday, Oct. 28 in the water off Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood. The raft – designed... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Fat red tabby’ cat, last seen Tuesday near Des Moines Park

MISSING: ‘Fat red tabby’ cat, last seen Tuesday near Des Moines Park

BTB Reader Marie White wants everyone to know that her red Cat has escaped: “Our very friendly fat red tabby escaped on Tuesday, October 8,” she told us. “Last seen near Des Moines... [Read more]

REMINDER: Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13

REMINDER: Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13

REMINDER: Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic will be holding an Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13 from 1 – 4 p.m. at their new location in the Normandy Park Towne Center. They will be offering coupons for... [Read more]

Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13

Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 1 – 4 p.m. at their new location in the Normandy Park Towne Center. They will be offering coupons for FREE Felv/Fiv... [Read more]