56.8 F
Wilmington
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Tags Pets

Tag: Pets

No-cost ways to calm an anxious pet during July 4th fireworks

If you have or have ever had a pet that's sensitive to noises then you know Fourth of July fireworks can bring anxiety to both pets and owners.

Firework-related fires spike during holiday weekend

The 4th of July weekend is nearly here.

2 cats in NY become first US pets to test positive for virus

Two pet cats in New York state have tested positive for the coronavirus, marking the first confirmed cases in companion animals in the United States.

PET PALS: 1-year-old Basset Hound mix needs home, name

This week's pet pal is a one year old black and white male Basset Hound mix.

Pet owners claim sitter left their dogs malnourished, sickly

An investigation is underway after a Fayetteville family claims their pet sitter returned their dogs malnourished and sickly.

New laws to protect animals in North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach city council members are taking steps to protect animals in the city.

Local shelters offer free pet adoptions at Woofstock 2019

Woodstock 50 may have been canceled this year, however, Woofstock 2019 was in full swing Saturday.

Reptile invasion: Florida agency encourages killing iguanas

A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission news release says people should exterminate the large green lizards on their properties as well as on 22 public land areas across South Florida. It doesn't say just how civilians should try to kill them.

Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests

When dog owners go through a stressful period, they're not alone in feeling the pressure — their dogs feel it too, a new study suggests.

Most Read

New Hanover County health expert gives guidance on Halloween celebrations

On Tuesday the CDC released guidance on Halloween during COVID-19, discouraging families from trick-or-treating. Now a local health expert is weighing in.

Mother thankful for man who saved her 6-year-old son at Kure Beach

A day trip to Kure Beach nearly turned into a tragedy for one North Carolina family, but thanks to the quick actions of a good samaritan that wasn't the case. 

National Hispanic Heritage month and the Coronavirus

Every September 15-October 15, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, a time set aside to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of the Latinx people. But this year, the Latinx community has had to adapt.

Judge hears lawsuit attempting to delay NHRMC sale

A judge is hearing the Save Our Hospital's request for a restraining order to delay the sale/partnership of NHRMC.