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5:15 am on Tuesday January 1, 2013

Tree limb sparks fire destroying Beaufort home for 8 and killing dog

A Lowcountry family of eight is out of their home is on Newcastle Street after a Sunday morning fire in downtown Beaufort, one that also killed the family pet.
4:01 am on Friday October 19, 2012

Show your pet's best 'Stupid Pet Tricks' for a Letterman casting agent

Image by YouTube user "Botheofficebulldog" It's not exactly a "trick", but this one cracks me up every time.Come out on Sunday, October 21, with your favorite most-talented pet from 1 to 4 p.m. Red's Ice House will be hosting auditions for "Stupid...
9:15 am on Wednesday April 7, 2010

Enter your pooch into Lowcountry Dog Magazine's cover model contest

Image by photo by Julia LynnLowcountry Dog Magazine will be holding their annual Cover Model Contest at Pet Fest on both Saturday, April 10th and Sunday, April 11th. The lucky dogs will meet publisher Leah England and their headshots will be taken...
12:25 pm on Tuesday December 1, 2009

Thiamine-deficient cat food recalled

Image by TvB, via Wikimedia Commons Select bags of two types of dry cat food from Diamond Pet Foods, a brand distributed in South Carolina, are being recalled for lacking a specific nutrient. Many users of the interwebs have cats, so please check...
8:18 am on Monday November 23, 2009

Local woman starts pet fire rescue fund

Image by Flickr user Lou Angeli DigitalImage by 20091123-pets.jpgJanet Fincannon has five cats, and wants the fire department to be able to care for them just as they would a human. She recently started Oxygen Masks for Pets, possibly the most aptly...
3:04 am on Saturday October 31, 2009

Come show off your pet's sweet Halloween costume

Image by Flickr user Gunni Cool Image by 20091031-dog.jpg If you're thinking I'm posting about the contest just to use this picture, you wouldn't be entirely wrong. We know you're getting ready to party like an animal tonight, but give the day to...
3:31 am on Monday August 3, 2009

Man's best bag: S.C. groomer transforms pet hair to luxury handbags

Image by Still image: Catty Shack CreationsImage by 20090803-bag.jpgIf you love your pet and have ever thought all their shaved hair is a waste, then you're not alone.  Upstate pet groomer, Danelle German, had the same thought and used the notion to...
8:38 am on Friday March 27, 2009

The search is on for a dog park mascot

Image by CCPRImage by 20090327-mascott.jpg The County Parks and Recreation Commission is looking for a new four-legged mascot to assist with dog park promotions and events. Are you are the proud owner of a cute canine you feel could fill the...