Monthly Archives: July 2010

Eat at TGI Fridays, help SPCA animals

Have lunch or dinner at TGI Fridays on Thursday, Aug. 5, and present a York County SPCA coupon, and the shelter will receive 20 percent of the total of your bill. Coupons are available at the SPCA, 3159 Susquehanna Trail … Continue reading

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Why are calico cats almost always female?

Calico cats, with their orange, black and white coloration, are almost always female. The reason why has to do with genetics. The gene for black or orange coat color is on the X chromosome. Every female cat receives one X … Continue reading

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Frozen reptile food recalled

Biggers & Callaham, doing business as Mice Direct of Cleveland, Georgia, is recalling frozen reptile feed (mice, rats, chicks), because it has the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. The frozen reptile feed was distributed in all states, except Hawaii, … Continue reading

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Kittens Oscar and Lily’s owners left them behind

Two gray tiger kittens named Oscar and Lily need to find homes because their owners moved and left them behind. They’re very playful and loving, and up-to-date on vaccines. They’re about 16 weeks old and up-to-date on vaccines. Plus, they … Continue reading

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Tiny kitten had a rough start in life

This poor baby’s mother was killed by a car, and his littermates were trampled by horses before he was rescued by a nice man named Tom. If you can give this tiny male kitten a safe home, call Tom at … Continue reading

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Tina is a sweet little toy fox terrier

Diamond Dog Rescue’s Pet of the Week is Tina, a sweet little toy fox terrier mix, surrendered because her owners were moving into an apartment. She is young, playful and deserving of a second chance. For details, e-mail diamonddogrescue@live.com, visit … Continue reading

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Kittens available at Heavenly Paws

Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter has kittens available for adoption. The kittens shown in the photo include a black female, two brown tabby males and two brown tabby females. The tabby with the white bib is a male. For details, call … Continue reading

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LOST: Female Rottweiler

A female black-and-tan Rottweiler named Daisey was lost July 27 from Bunker Hill Road, Parkton, MD. She possibly has a cable attached to her collar. Daisey is microchipped through HomeAgain. Her microchip number is 49187E7A26. If seen, call HomeAgain’s 24/7 … Continue reading

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LOST: White and brindle bulldog

A female white-and-brindle bulldog named Reese was lost July 27 when she escaped from a fenced yard on Stablers Church Road in Parkton, MD, near the area of York Road and Interstate 83. She is mostly white, with brown/brindle ears, … Continue reading

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LOST: Tricolor mixed-breed dog

A female tricolor mixed breed dog named Annie was lost July 25 at Cocklin and Baldwin streets in Mechanicsburg, PA. She was wearing a harness and might be scared. Annie is microchipped through HomeAgain. Her microchip number is 483B731904. If … Continue reading

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