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Video: Cat wiggles ears while feeding

By Ohio.com Published: February 26, 2014

This is just the cutest thing you'll see all day. Via the Huggington Post:

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New humane officer appointed at Portage APL

By Ohio.com Published: February 14, 2014

Wanda White was appointed the new humane officer at the Portage APL on Monday.

White is replacing Kathy Cordaro, who has been the acting humane officer for the last year.

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At Westminster, dog show style gets spotlight, too

By JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press Published: February 11, 2014

NEW YORK: When they step into a ring at the Westminster Kennel Club show, they're supposed to be well-groomed examples of functional elegance.

No, not the dogs. The handlers.

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Upcoming area pet events

By Kathy Antoniotti / Beacon Journal staff writer Published: February 10, 2014

Adoption Event — 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 15 at Pawsibilities, Humane Society of Greater Akron, 7996 Darrow Road, Twinsburg. See adoptable animals, tour the facility and have refreshments throughout the day. Adoption fee for all cats and kittens 6 months and older is $5, and all dogs and puppies over the age of 6 months is $55 (upon application approval). All animals are spayed or neutered, up to date on vaccines, micro-chipped and include a 30-day free trial of pet insurance through 24Pet Watch Pet Insurance. Visit www.summithumane.org for more information and to see adoptable animals.

Spayghetti Dinner — One of a Kind will host a dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 15 at St. Thomas Eastern Orthodox Church, 555 S. Cleveland Massillon Road, Akron, to benefit its spay and neuter clinic. Event will include music, a silent auction, cash bar and special appearances from shelter animals. Tickets are $40. Reservations are required and can be made at www.oneofakindpets.com.

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Maine police investigating screams find happy pig

By Associated Press Published: February 4, 2014

CHINA, Maine: Police responding to reports of screaming coming from a home in Maine didn't find a victim of domestic violence as they feared. Instead, they found an amorous pig.

State police say a woman called last week after hearing what she believed to be a fight coming from a neighbor's home in the town of China. The caller said she heard screaming and thought there was a domestic assault.

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Pet-centric commercial named Super Bowl's best

By Ohio.com Published: February 3, 2014

As expected, Budweiser's "Best Buds" Super Commercial turned hears to mush on Sunday. It also won over the hearts of Ad Week, which annually lists the 10 best Super Bowl commercials. The commercial was named the best commercial during the Super Bowl. Though, really, was anyone else letdown by the ads this year? Anyway, see the top 10 from Ad Week here. Watch the commercial below:

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