Printer Friendly Bookmark and 


The SmallAnimalChannel Weekly Newswire - May 15, 2009

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

Posted: May 15, 2009, 10 p.m. EDT

New England Gerbil Show Happens May 30
The eighth annual New England Gerbil Show takes place on May 30, featuring Best In Show and other events for gerbils, reports Read Now>> 

Guinea Pig Abuse Case Continued
A judge continued proceedings on a case involving a man accused of torturing numerous guinea pigs, reports the Granite Bay Press Tribune. Read Now>>

Colorado Pet Owners Urged To Keep Pets’ Rabies Vaccinations Up To Date
Five confirmed cases of rabies in wildlife living in Colorado has Colorado officials urging pet owners to keep rabies vaccinations up-to-date in their pets, reports The Holyoke Enterprise. Read Now>>

Rabbit Succumbs To Flystrike
A family that lost its pet rabbit to flystrike warns other rabbit owners to beware of this ailment, reports the Mid Sussex Times. Read Now>>

Abandoned, Injured Rabbit Helped By Students
Two college students that rescued an injured, domestic rabbit that was sitting in the road, got help raising funds for its surgery, reports Read Now>>

Young Boy Helps Capture Escaped Rabbit
The owner of an escaped rabbit wrote a story about how a boy helped capture it, reports The Madison Eagle. Read Now>>

Guinea Pigs Shouldn’t Be An Impulse Purchase
The operator of an animal sanctuary worries that the upcoming animated movie G-Force might cause trouble for real guinea pigs, reports The Northern Echo. Read Now>>

Rabbits Need Homes In Cheshire, England
Volunteers at an animal welfare society say that animal rescues get inundated with rabbits this time of year and need people to adopt them, reports This Is Cheshire. Read Now>>

Showhopping Rabbits Compete In Pet Show
Six showjumping rabbits, trained by two teenage brothers, compete in a pet show, reports The Daily Mail. Read Now>>

 Give us your opinion on
The SmallAnimalChannel Weekly Newswire - May 15, 2009

Submit a Comment   Join Club
Earn 1,000 points! What's this?
Reader Comments
that guy that turtured the guinea pigs needs help
bobbi, sunbury, PA
Posted: 5/16/2009 6:17:00 PM
View Current Comments

Rabbits USA
Rabbits USA
Top Products

Hi my name's Jill

Visit the Photo Gallery to
cast your vote!