Tagged with 'animals'

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]

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic: February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic: February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind our Readers that February is National Pet Dental Health Month: Are you writing off your cats “tuna” breath to the canned food? Maybe you notice how bad... [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]

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]

St. Luke’s will hold ‘Blessing of the Animals’ at Jones Park in Renton Oct. 6

St. Luke’s will hold ‘Blessing of the Animals’ at Jones Park in Renton Oct. 6

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will hold a ‘Blessing of the Animals’ at Jones Park in Renton at Noon this coming Sunday, Oct. 6., and all are welcome, along with your pets! “The blessing... [Read more]

Priceless Pet Clinic to open at Normandy Park Towne Center this Wednesday!

Priceless Pet Clinic to open at Normandy Park Towne Center this Wednesday!

Starting this Wednesday, Sept. 18, there will be a new choice for people seeking veterinary care for their pet companions in the area – Priceless Pet Clinic will open in the Normandy Park Towne Center! Priceless... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Dandy Dawg’ has a new home and is now ‘Mac’!

UPDATE: ‘Dandy Dawg’ has a new home and is now ‘Mac’!

We just received word from Des Moines Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson, who tells us that ‘Dandy Dawg’ – which we did a post about on Wednesday – has found a new home! The dog... [Read more]

‘Dandy Dawg’ is seeking a new forever home!

‘Dandy Dawg’ is seeking a new forever home!

Des Moines Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson wants our Readers to know that this super cute guy – named ‘Dandy Dawg’ – needs the “forever” home he deserves (click image... [Read more]

Cute female puppy ‘Chloey’ found near Woodmont Library needs new home!

Cute female puppy ‘Chloey’ found near Woodmont Library needs new home!

Des Moines Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson tells us that “this cute girl was found at the Woodmont Library on Pacific Highway South, and a citizen saved her from being hit by vehicles.... [Read more]

Des Moines to Pay $50,000 in attorney’s fees for shooting of Rosie the Dog

Des Moines to Pay $50,000 in attorney’s fees for shooting of Rosie the Dog

by Ralph Nichols After almost two and a half agonizing years, the case of Rosie the Newfoundland is finally closed. U.S. District Court Judge James Robart has ordered the City of Des Moines to pay $50,000... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Injured Bald Eagle Recovering Near Des Moines Marina

PHOTOS: Injured Bald Eagle Recovering Near Des Moines Marina

Photos by David Sharpe An injured bald eagle has been hanging out near the Des Moines Marina and Beach Park, and local Photographer David Sharpe captured some great images of it, along with some info (click... [Read more]

Des Moines Animal Control Officer’s Dog ‘Willow’ takes ‘Best in Show’

Des Moines Animal Control Officer’s Dog ‘Willow’ takes ‘Best in Show’

Des Moines’ Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson – or should we say her dog Willow – took “Best in Show” Feb. 16 at the United Kennel Club’s recent Gun Dog Group competition... [Read more]

The Case of Rosie the Newfoundland Ending with $51,000 Civil Settlement

The Case of Rosie the Newfoundland Ending with $51,000 Civil Settlement

The heartbreaking saga of Rosie the Newfoundland is almost over. Bellingham-based animal rights attorney Adam Karp announced Feb. 20 that the City of Des Moines and two police officers responsible for killing Rosie have offered to settle…

GOOD NEWS: Chesapeake Bay Retriever Puppy Finds New Home!

GOOD NEWS: Chesapeake Bay Retriever Puppy Finds New Home!

Des Moines Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson shares this good news regarding a Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy that was found recently: “This cute Chesapeake Bay Retriever X Labrador Retriever... [Read more]

UPDATE: Black Lab ‘Raley,’ Last Seen on 26th Place Near HCC, has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Black Lab ‘Raley,’ Last Seen on 26th Place Near HCC, has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Within minutes of us posting this, we were informed that this missing Black Lab has been FOUND! “Jan Magnuson received a call from a gal that found her,” said Cassie Swan. PREVIOUSLY: Cassie... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Dickens’ the Dog has been Adopted, and is now Known as ‘Scruffy’!

UPDATE: ‘Dickens’ the Dog has been Adopted, and is now Known as ‘Scruffy’!

UPDATE 9/6/12: Remember ‘Dickens,’ the cute dog found roaming around Des Moines’ North Hill with no ID? (we first posted bout him on Aug. 21) Well we’ve got good news – Des Moines... [Read more]

Will YOU Adopt this Friendly Dog? He’s ‘Cute as the Dickens’

Will YOU Adopt this Friendly Dog? He’s ‘Cute as the Dickens’

Des Moines Master Animal Control Officer Jan Magnuson wants our Readers to consider adopting ‘Dickens’ (pictured above), found roaming around North Hill with no ID. “This friendly guy... [Read more]