2newcw11 thefan-am1090seattle-logo-fina2l

cat

File photo of a police car.  (Credit: Comstock/Thinkstock)

Police: 22-Pound House Cat Traps Owners Inside Bedroom After Attacking Baby

Portland police had to be called in to subdue a 22-pound house cat that trapped its owners inside their bedroom after attacking their baby.

03/10/2014

credit:  Franck Prevel/Getty Images

Seattle’s Best Pet Friendly Hotels

Want to stay in Seattle with your pup? Puget Sound residents love their pets, and have some area hotels that can help your pooch vacation just like you – with style.

02/22/2013

credit: Cindy Ord/Getty Images

Homeward Pet Adoption Center Celebrates 23 Years

February 2013 marks the 23rd Anniversary of Homeward Pet! And on Saturday, February 23, you are invited to a special Anniversary Adoption Event. All adoptions will be just $23. Help set a record and send loving animals home with wonderful forever families!

01/17/2013

credit: www.facebook.com/FamilyPetExpoWA

Best November Pet Events Around the Sound

We’re getting ready for the holidays, and having fun with our pets is part of it! Whether it’s shopping at the biggest pet expo ever, or doing something good for a pet rescue or shelter, here are some of our favorite November pet events.

10/23/2012

File photo of a cat with a mouse (Photo credit: JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Lab Tests Show Woman Contracted Plague From Cat

A woman who tried to help her friend save the life of a choking cat also contracted the plague from the disease-stricken feline over the summer, health officials said Friday.

09/14/2012

credit: JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/GettyImages

Best Puget Sound Pet Events in September

Whether you are looking for a new furry friend or just want to get out and walk for a local animal charity, there are lots of fun events this fall in Puget Sound for you and your pets!

08/29/2012

Photo Credit: ThinkStock

Best place to adopt kittens and puppies in Seattle

Be the forever home so many shelter pets need: Adopt from any of these great, local rescue organizations and give these babies a second chance.

02/24/2012

credit:  David McNew/Getty Images

Homeward Pet Celebrates 22nd Anniversary with Special Adoption Day

Locally owned Homeward Pet Adoption Center is one of Washington’s largest no-kill animal shelters. They’re celebrating 22 years and 19,000 animals rescued! Help make a difference in an animal’s life by donating to their Anniversary Fund, or adopting a new pet on their special Adoption Day!

02/10/2012

credit: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images

Best WA Road Trips This Weekend January 6 – 8

For an hour’s drive (or so), you can whisk yourself out of Seattle and enjoy bonfires and ice sculptures in Leavenworth, a craft market on Fox Island, and bald eagles in Concrete!

01/06/2012

credit:  Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Shows for Cat and Dog Lovers Around the Sound

If you like to see the different breeds of cats, are looking for a particular breed for your family, or you want to see dogs herding and retrieving, than there’s a show for you in Puget Sound!

01/04/2012

more