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The SmallAnimalChannel Weekly Newswire - February 10, 2009

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

Posted: February 10, 2009, 4:30 p.m. EST

University Appoints Rabbit Specialist
Edinburgh University has appointed Europe’s first lecturer in rabbit medicine and surgery, reports BBC News. Read Now>>

Did Pet Rabbit Cause Woman’s Death?
Parents of a fire victim speculate that their daughter might have died because she stayed in a burning apartment to search for her pet rabbit, reports Read Now>>

Chinchilla Goes To Work
chinchilla is one of several unique animals that grace a work place, reports The Hot Springs Star. Read Now>>

Superhero Mouse Takes On Taxes
The state of Virginia has a new mascot for its online tax filing, a superhero mouse, reports Hampton Read Now>>

Valentine Pet Adoption Event
Several animal welfare agencies are banding together for a Valentine Pet Adoption event, reports the Columbus Local News. Read Now>>

Rabbits And Guinea Pigs Abandoned 
Rabbits and guinea pigs are being abandoned outside a home, three times in the past few weeks. Police are trying to determine who is doing this, while animal rescuers are trying to place the animals, reports The Connecticut Post. Read Now>>

Rabbit Actor Gets Personal Assistant
rabbit actor in a British soap opera got its own personal assistant, reports The Press Association. Read Now>>

Ribbons For Rabbits
It takes a lot of work for rabbits to win a ribbon in youth rabbit shows, reports the Star-Telegram. Read Now>>

Bomb-Sniffing Rats Increasingly Successful
Rats trained to sniff out land mines cleared almost twice as much land in 2008 as the year before, reports Independent Online. Read Now>>

A Chinchilla At College
College students weigh in on how pets like chinchillas and parrots help them cope, reports The Cavalier Daily. Read Now>>

Homeless Pets Helped By Music
High school students perform to raise money for pets needing homes, reports The Osawatomie Graphic. Read Now>>

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