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The SmallAnimalChannel Newswire - September 19, 2008

Stay up-to-date with the latest small animal news from all around the world.

Posted: September 19, 2008, 4:45 p.m. EDT

Ike’s Affect On Horses, Cattle And Some Household Pets
Rescuers are working to save horses, cattle and some household pets that were left stranded by Hurricane Ike, reports MSNBC. Read Now>>

Guinea Pig Stolen From Child
Thieves stole a guinea pig and its hutch from the back yard of its 9-year-old owner, reports the Sheffield Telegraph (UK). Read Now>>

Hamster Featured In New Animated Movie
Go behind the scenes with to get details on Disney’s new 3-D animated movie, Bolt, which opens Thanksgiving week and stars a dog that has a cat and a hamster as sidekicks. Read Now>>

Mice Traveled By Ship
Mouse remains in a shipwreck dating from the Bronze Age adds weight to theory that house mice reached new lands by traveling on ship with man, reports iTWire. Read Now>>

Myxomatosis Outbreak In Pet Rabbits
Pet rabbits are getting sick in eastern Luxembourg, reports The Station. Read Now>>

Beloved Class Pet Dies
An 11-year-old rabbit that was a class pet for nine years passed away from old age and respiratory problems; the teacher and students at the elementary school cherish memories of him, reports Read Now>>

A Boy And His Winning Rabbits
A 9-year-old boy is on a winning streak with his rabbits at shows in the United Kingdom, reports the Hamilton Advertiser (UK). Read Now>>

New Rabbit Rescue Opens In California
Leaps And Bounds Rabbit rescue opens in Roseville, Calif., on September 27, Rocklin & Roseville today. Read Now>>

Satellite Monitors Endangered Rat Species
Scientists are now using satellite surveillance to track population changes of the endangered kangaroo rat in California, reports the Associated Press. Read Now>>

Johnny Depp Voices Household Pet In New Feature
Johnny Depp will voice an as-yet-undetermined household pet for an animated featured directed by Gore Verbinski that’s set for release in 2011, reports Cinematical. Read Now>>

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