Tag: pet store

Harrods once had a pet store selling alligators, lions and even a baby elephant

Harrods luxury department store in Knightsbridge is now home to over 5,000 brands, selling designer clothes, fine jewelry, food, furniture and more. However, it was once the home of a legendary Pet Kingdom, selling all sorts of exotic animals such as lions, alligators and elephants. Fittingly, this cruel practice of selling wild animals as pets […]

Pet store owners Frisco to open The Pawtio, a pet restaurant and bar

Almost anything is possible when you step into The Pawtio, D-FW’s first “pet restaurant” which will feature live music, a mini bar, an art gallery and, of course, gourmet cuisine from quality for pets and, occasionally, their humans. Located on the corner of Frisco Square Boulevard, The Pawtio opens March 12, 2022 and will offer […]

Haunted pet store holds seance after annoyed ghosts throw dog toys, leaving staff scared to work alone

A pet shop owner has held a session after CCTV captured what is believed to be a ‘bored’ resident ghost throwing dog toys – leaving staff too fearful to work alone. Rebecca Harrington has been forced to call in ghost hunters to investigate a series of unexplained incidents at Purdy’s Pet Shop in Coventry. Eerie […]

Haunted pet store holds seance after annoyed ghosts throw dog toys, leaving staff scared to work alone

A pet shop owner has held a session after CCTV captured what is believed to be a ‘bored’ resident ghost throwing dog toys – leaving staff too fearful to work alone. Rebecca Harrington has been forced to call in ghost hunters to investigate a series of unexplained incidents at Purdy’s Pet Shop in Coventry. Eerie […]

Haunted pet store holds seance after annoyed ghosts throw dog toys, leaving staff scared to work alone

A pet shop owner has held a session after CCTV captured what is believed to be a ‘bored’ resident ghost throwing dog toys – leaving staff too fearful to work alone. Rebecca Harrington has been forced to call in ghost hunters to investigate a series of unexplained incidents at Purdy’s Pet Shop in Coventry. Eerie […]

Pet hospital opens, two pet stores close in central Austin

A chain of pet hospitals has opened a new town center. (Benton Graham/Community Impact Journal) Central Austin is gaining a pet hospital, while pet stores east and north of downtown have closed in recent months. 1. Banfield Animal Hospital opened a new location at 1211 E. Fifth St., Ste. 140, Austin, near Plaza Saltillo in […]

Pet store owner holds seance after ‘annoyed ghost’ threw toys and scared dogs

A haunted pet store is home to a “bored” ghost who throws dog toys, according to its owner. Rebecca Harrington has been forced to call in ghost hunters to investigate a series of unexplained incidents at Purdy’s Pet Shop in Coventry. The owner says staff are too scared to work alone after watching bizarre CCTV […]

Owner Hired Ghostbusters to Perform a Seance for a ‘Haunted’ Pet Store

A pet shop owner in Coventry, England has had ghost hunters investigate his store and hold a seance after CCTV footage showed various objects flying from shelves and orbs floating around the store. Rebecca Harrington, 43, who has run Purdy’s Pet Shop for more than two years, said the strange activity started just two months […]

This place is a zoo! Lou’s Pet Shop Owner Expands to GP Zoology

Oliver, an 8-month-old Hoffman’s two-toed sloth, hangs out at GP Zoology. Donnie Cook, owner of Lou’s Pet Shop and GP Zoology, provides a perch for Skittles, a panther chameleon. Educational presentations and school programs are nothing new to Donnie Cook, owner of Lou’s Pet Shop in Grosse Pointe Woods. He transported turtles, snakes and assorted […]

Small pet shop owners in distress as government rules get strict | pet shop rules | procedural standards | formalities

Representative picture Pathanamthitta: New guidelines, including a license for the management of pet shops issued by the livestock department, have put smallholders in distress. Although the objectives of the strict measures are to bring professionalism in the sector, scientific management and the protection of animals/birds/fish sold in stores, owners of small pet shops will face […]

According to Hong Kong, hamsters may have infected a pet store employee with COVID-19. Now they all have to die

golden hamster A golden hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) sits with its young in the nest. A mass cull of hamsters is the latest in Hong Kong’s dramatic ‘zero COVID’ measures to stop any further spread of the virus. Credit – Arterra/Universal Images Group/Getty Images The authorities in Hong Kong ordered the deaths of some 2,000 hamsters […]

Hong Kong to kill 2,000 animals after hamsters at pet store test positive for COVID

Hong Kong authorities said on Tuesday they would kill around 2,000 small animals, including hamsters, after several tested positive at a pet store where an employee and other people were infected, the Associated Press reported. In one Hong Kong Health Protection Center statement, the agency said a 67-year-old woman visited a pet store in Causeway […]

Hong Kong pet store worker may have ‘caught Covid-19 from imported hamsters’, China News says

Health authorities have found evidence of possible animal-to-human coronavirus transmission in Hong Kong for the first time at a pet store where a worker was confirmed as Delta’s first untraceable infection in three months, after several hamsters have tested positive, the Post has learned. . Officials, however, are still determining the route of transmission and […]

Hong Kong pet store worker may have ‘caught Covid-19 from imported hamsters’, China News says

Health authorities have found evidence of possible animal-to-human coronavirus transmission in Hong Kong for the first time at a pet store where a worker was confirmed as Delta’s first untraceable infection in three months, after several hamsters have tested positive, the Post has learned. . Officials, however, are still determining the route of transmission and […]

COVID-infected hamsters in pet store trigger Hong Kong animal cull

Enlarge / Employees of the Hong Kong Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation inspect the Little Boss pet shop in Hong Kong, China on Tuesday January 18, 2022. Covid-19 coverage See more stories Hong Kong authorities plan to cull around 2,000 small animals after a pet store worker and several imported hamsters tested positive for […]

Pet store employee infection reveals hidden transmissions

File photo of Little Boss in Causeway Bay Little Boss sells rabbits and chinchillas Previous Following A worker at a Causeway Bay pet store has tested preliminary positive for Covid-19 and is suspected of being infected through a previously unidentified route of transmission. Hong Kong reported 11 additional confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Sunday and […]

Opening of a new independent pet shop at The Orchards in Haywards Heath: all-natural foods and treats to help animals stay healthy

Paws on Track, which will be in Unit 13 from February 1, is the new venture of experienced dog trainer Jacqui Wingfield. Jacqui, 50, told the Middy: “It’s an all-natural pet store, so I sell natural food and all-natural treats, as well as accessories like toys, collars, leashes, harnesses and beds.” She said her pet […]

Despite the rule, no pet shops in Delhi are registered with the state animal welfare board | Latest Delhi News

More than three years after notification of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Pet Shop) Rules 2018, making it compulsory to register pet shops in Delhi and other states with the State Animal Welfare Board (SAWB), no only one pet shop in Delhi has registered so far, according to a Right to Know (RTI) response […]

Unsolved murder of pet store owner shot 6 times in Streatham remains a mystery 20 years later

The mysterious murder of a 27-year-old man from south London has baffled Metropolitan Police detectives, after being shot six times while sitting in his car. Police found nothing in the background of pet store owner Andre Aylward to suggest a motive behind the brutal murder, and more than 20 years later, a number of questions […]

Pet adoption gift certificates are a great gift idea

Americans are inundated every year with classic images of puppies adorned with bows or stuffed kitten stockings, so it’s no surprise that many families bring home pets for the holidays. Not everyone thinks about it, but where these pets come from can help or hinder efforts to end the slaughter of pets in U.S. shelters. […]

Downtown Freeport Welcomes New Pet Store, Fin Fur Feather Pet Shop

FREEPORT – As a young girl growing up in Wisconsin, Chandra Cearns learned early on that she had a passion for animals. Her mother was a veterinary technician and when Cearns was a teenager she volunteered at the local humanitarian society where she became active in take care of animals. “I quickly learned that I […]

Why pet store puppies shouldn’t be on your holiday gift lists

As the holidays approach, the Humane Society of the United States has launched a new advertising campaign to warn the public about the risks of buying puppies at pet stores. HSUS It’s a sad truth that the cute puppies frolicking in pet store windows so often come from the creepiest facilities: puppy mills, where their […]

Several charred birds and animals in pet store fire – the New Indian Express

Through Express news service VIJAYAWADA: A fire broke out on Sunday evening in a decoration and pet store, Ghar Sansar, in Governorpet, Vijayawada. In the accident, birds, ornamental fish and other pets were charred to death. Governorpet Police Inspector MVS Nagaraju said the fire started around 11 p.m., possibly due to a short in the […]

Pet store owner misled customers by selling puppies

An EBBW Vale pet shop owner has been ordered to pay almost £ 15,000 for misleading customers when selling puppies. Jayne Bowerman, 60, of Tyr Meddyg, pleaded guilty to nine offenses in Newport Magistrates’ Court, following an investigation into her pet store by the Blaenau Gwent Trading Standards Service. Hayley Hawkins, representing the Blaenau Gwent […]

Kirklees pet shop in a former mill nominated for the dog-friendly company award

An independent pet store in Kirklees has been nominated for a corporate dog-friendly award. Located in an old mill, Holme Valley Animals & Supplies, in Holmfirth, Thongsbridge, is a pet store selling food, supplies and accessories. The venue, loved by customers for its wide range of pet products, dog-loving staff, and dog-friendly attitude in the […]

Shop talk grumpy’s independent pet shop with grumpy at its heart, Pet Shop Talk from Pet Business World UK

In-Store Talk: Grumpy’s Pet Shop – Independent pet shop with “Grumpy” at its heart As the last independent pet shop in Cambridge, this unique business has many stories to tell, as owner Jules Brown reveals to Justine Thompson. Jules and Richard enjoy working on their strengths as business partners Grumpy’s pet store has two owners, […]

South LA continues to see an increase in pet adoption – Annenberg Media

Has the pandemic adoption boom faded? Not in South Los Angeles, where residents seem more willing to adopt from their local shelters. The South LA Animal Services Center opened to the public on weekends in August, and the number of adoptions is up from the same time last year. Last August, the shelter had 70 […]

Edinburgh residents frightened by ‘time capsule’ pet store that closed 13 years ago

An Edinburgh pet store in Leith, which closed more than a decade ago, is invading the premises after the interior remains completely unchanged. “Pet & Things” on Duke Street closed in 2008, but a recent social media post got people talking again. The store has shutters on the main entrance and the window, without any […]

Taiwan to require pet sales data to be uploaded to prevent smuggling

Taipei, Sep 20 (CNA) The Council of Agriculture (COA) on Monday said it will require pet shop owners to record all transaction information online to make animal origin more transparent and facilitate checks by the authorities to prevent trafficking in pets. The move came after 154 contraband cats were shot dead by authorities last month […]

pet store owner pleads not guilty | Local news

The owner of a local pet store that was raided last week has pleaded not guilty to several animal cruelty charges. Timothy Charles Lorraine, 61, of Whitley City, was arraigned in Pulaski District Court on Friday – pleading not guilty to 19 counts of second degree animal cruelty. The charges stem from an April investigation […]

Former Barrow pet owner Wayne Moffatt “vindicated” after conviction overturned

A former pet owner explained how his business was “destroyed” following a now overturned conviction for animal neglect. Wayne Moffat, of Living World in Barrow, was previously banned from keeping reptiles, primates and amphibians. He was found guilty of causing unnecessary suffering and failing to meet the needs of more than 60 animals at the […]

The “House of Horrors” pet store contained 150 neglected animals, authorities say

Authorities are calling an exotic pet store a “house of horrors” after finding more than 150 neglected animals. Southern Kentucky police seized the animals after a raid on Tim’s Reptiles and Exotics Wednesday morning. Inside, authorities found dozens of lizards, snakes, hamsters, gerbils, fish, rabbits and turtles living in cruel conditions. “It was deeply disturbing […]

Rescuers and police uncover 150 pet shop animals in desperate need of helpA human world

In the pet store, rescuers found animals, without access to food, gnawing at their wire fences. Meredith Lee / The HSUS On Wednesday morning, at a pet store next to a flea market in Burnside, Ky., Members of our rescue team encountered nightmarish conditions for dozens of animals. The details of the scene were heartbreaking […]

UPDATE: Burnside pet store closed by authorities | Kentucky

Authorities were on site Wednesday at a pet store in Burnside to rescue more than 100 exotic animals after the owner was charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty. Tim’s Reptiles and Exotics, located at US 27 South at the Tri County Flea Market, has been closed following an investigation by the Burnside Police Department, […]

150 exotic animals rescued from Kentucky pet store

Dozens of animals were rescued from a pet store in Burnside, Kentucky on September 1, 2021. Meredith Lee/Humane Society Animals rescued include snakes, lizards, turtles, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils and fish. “I was shocked to see animals living in these conditions,” Burnside Police Chief Mike Hill said. Animals will be cared for by local […]

The petition of the pet store passes the milestone of 1,000 signatures

Animal paradise. Photo: ROB CURRIE. (31553652) The Marquand Brothers, which operates Pets Paradise, filed a petition last week claiming that a proposed new road in the People’s Park area would remove all customer parking areas directly outside its premises, as well as additional unloading docks. The family business traded through the Occupation, but added, “This […]

Beloved Surrey pet store closes after 34 years due to owner’s injury

An 80-year-old Surrey pet shop owner made the sad decision to close her 34-year-old store after a fall that broke her ribs. Maggies is an independent pet and gardening supplies store based in Stoneleigh, northeast of the Boroughs of Epsom and Ewell. But the owner, Maggie herself, fell in mid-June, breaking her hip and preventing […]

Pet owners in Kozhikode accused of failing to feed animals during lockdown

Some of the district’s pet wholesalers are being accused of not feeding the animals and birds in their care in the name of lockdown regulations. Rescuers on the ground revealed two such incidents in which animals were found starving or dead. In one of the latest incidents reported in Nadapuram, several ornamental birds, fish and […]

RSPCA raids Dave’s Aquarium pet store as it loses license to sell animals

A pet store lost its authorization to sell animals following an inspection. Dave’s Aquarium, in Folds Road, Bolton, was visited by Commercial Standards and the RSPCA last Thursday (July 22) and Bolton Council confirmed that reptiles, rabbits, mice and birds had been removed of the shop. According to Manchester Evening News, nearly 50 animals were […]

Tucson Real Estate: New pet store to offer advice on reptiles and breeding | Economic news

Audrey and Jacob Winkelman, owners of Cold Blooded Exotics, defend reptiles as pets. Courtesy of Audrey Winkelman If furry animals aren’t your thing, a new pet store offers exotic reptiles and tips on how to breed them. Cold Blooded Exotics LLC. leased 980 square feet at Embassy Plaza, 3924 W. Ina Road. Ben Craney, Jayme […]

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