Animals

The Throwaway Dogs – Who Are They?

Thursday, August 22, 2013
The Throwaway Dogs – Who Are They?

On Aug. 21, Animal Shelter staff located a posting on Craigslist from Aug. 8 from an unidentified person in Freshwater who stated that their neighbor is/was moving to the East Coast and had three dogs that he could not keep. There were photos of the dogs on the Craigslist posting and they are the... »

Pets Of The Week: Doe Is A Dear; Mr. Bojangle’s Got a Snazzy ‘Stache And Tulip’s To Kiss You

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Pets Of The Week: Doe Is A Dear; Mr. Bojangle’s Got a Snazzy ‘Stache And Tulip’s To Kiss You

Companion Animals Asti Morris Doe is a sweet petite girl who we believe is a young adult, about a year old. She is a tad cautious at first, but once she is comfortable, she comes out of her hiding place, explores her world and trills for attention. Her favorite things are toys that she... »

Fledgling Humboldt Bay Eaglets Taking To The Skies

Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Fledgling Humboldt Bay Eaglets Taking To The Skies

“Eagle society is so much more complicated than we ever imagined,” Hunt von-Arb observed. »

Pets Of The Week: Captivating Koko, Bouncing Baby Betty And The Black Beauty Of Belle

Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Pets Of The Week: Captivating Koko, Bouncing Baby Betty And The Black Beauty Of Belle

Koko has a bit of an underbite, which gives him an unusual look but does not otherwise affect him. He is neutered, microchipped and up to date on vaccinations. »

Pets Of The Week: Cute Cora, Beautiful Betsy And Delightful Dutch

Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Pets Of The Week: Cute Cora, Beautiful Betsy And Delightful Dutch

Animal Arcata Betsy is a gray tabby domestic shorthair. She is two months old and has been spayed. She arrived at the shelter on June 25. Shelter staff said the following about her. “Betsy is a charming and cute kitten who will be a loving, loyal companion to your family. She regales in a... »

West End Road Fire Claims House, Dog

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
West End Road Fire Claims House, Dog

The resident told investigators that he woke up and found that his bedroom was on fire. He got out and called his sons who live down the street and then tried to go back into the house to save one of his dogs. However, due to the fire and smoke, he was unable to... »

OysterFence Review, Recriminations Continue

Friday, June 28, 2013
OysterFence Review, Recriminations Continue

Chino said attendance was down, as expected and intended. He said there were “10,000 solid” attendees at least, down from the 16,000 to 18,000 which had crammed the Plaza in recent years. Main Street's gross revenue from the event was estimated at about $70,000. »

Treed Cat Rescued

Sunday, June 2, 2013
Treed Cat Rescued

"I talked to her and offered her some cat food, and she inched over to me," Renzullo said. »

Situation Catical For Tree-Stranded Kitty (Update – Cat Saved!)

Sunday, June 2, 2013
Situation Catical For Tree-Stranded Kitty (Update – Cat Saved!)

Meowing piteously and clinging to branches about 50 feet up, the stranded cat is located in a wooded area between the Meadowbrook and Brookside apartments on southernmost Samoa Boulevard. »

Pets Of The Week: Golden Boy Bailey And Stunning, Radiant Calypso

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Pets Of The Week: Golden Boy Bailey And Stunning, Radiant Calypso

If you know of an animal that you would like to see displayed in this column, e-mail Helen at helen@arcataeye.com. »