Pets & People

Courtney Abraham with her dog Riddick at the temporary “bark park” off-leash area in Newton, at 68 Avenue and 134 Street. Some dog owners in the area are upset that the facility has moved from 135 Street and 70A Avenue, where Newton Community Centre will be built. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

Newton ‘bark park’ move has some dog owners howling about city’s temporary fix at Unwin Park

‘The other dog park was great,’ one dog owner says. ‘I won’t use this park’

 

Miracle has been recovering in the care of Shuswap Paws Rescue Society volunteer Siobhan Rich and is coming up for adoption. (Contributed)

‘Worst condition I’ve ever seen:’ Dog rescued in the Shuswap earns Miracle name

Shuswap Paws Rescue Society volunteer encourages donations for ongoing efforts

 

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Animal-focused ‘Pets & Pickers’ TV series features Surrey woman who runs RAPS thrift stores

The animal hospital’s low-cost veterinary care is funded by the sale of donated items

 

Dr. Adrian Walton with Basil the ball python. (Special to The News)

Lower Mainland vet has big snakes that need homes

Boa constrictor and ball python will be up for adoption through Maple Ridge veterinary office

Dr. Adrian Walton with Basil the ball python. (Special to The News)
More than 250 pets are up for adoption in Surrey, as part of a ‘National Adoption Weekend.’ (Photo: Pixabay)

More than 250 pets up for adoption in Surrey this weekend

PetSmart Charities of Canada are hosting a National Adoption Weekend program

More than 250 pets are up for adoption in Surrey, as part of a ‘National Adoption Weekend.’ (Photo: Pixabay)