Pets

Pets of Pinkbike – Pond Beaver 2021

We don’t get to see the animals we usually see at trade shows this year — like Hank — so here are the Pets of Pond Beaver.
Name: Maya
Type: Australian Shepherd x Border Collie
Age: 1.5 years
Human: Jason Lucas, Video Production Manager

We picked up Maya from a farm in Williams Lake, BC, last January right before the world flipped upside down. Honestly, she was a huge handful in her early months but since then has turned into quite the rad companion. Her favourite activities include riding, hiking, swimming, chasing birds, and being a constant source of entertainment.

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Kansas City, Kansas pet owner says rescue won’t give missing dog back

MISSION, Kan. — A lost dog from Kansas City, Kansas ended up at a pet rescue in Mission and the owner says she’s having a hard time getting her dog back.

The owner of the dog named Capone, who is at Unleashed Pet Rescue, got loose a couple of weeks ago. The owner said she has already proven the dog is hers, but said the pet rescue is keeping him.

“It hurts because I don’t know if he’s OK,” said Capone’s owner Jessica Palacio.

She has been worried about her three-and-a-half year-old dog since he ran away just before Easter.

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Woman with ‘demonic’ Chihuahua uses OnlyFans to support foster pets

This would-be porn star has a penchant for pestilent pooches.

Pet foster parent and adult entertainer Tyfanee Fortuna, 25, went viral this week after sharing a brutally honest social media post about a Chihuahua named Prancer, with the hopes that some brave soul would step up to adopt the disturbed dog.

Now, the tireless defender of animals is sharing more about the ways she makes ends meet: A flourishing OnlyFans account, where her NSFW snaps help her afford to fight the good fight for pups like Prancer.

Fortuna’s plea, in good faith, posted to Facebook April 7, referred to

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Pet Stars Trailer Reveals a Surfing Dog in the New Netflix Reality Series

The series follows two women who work with the most popular social media pet stars.

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The wild and wooly world of animal influencers is coming to Netflix later this month. Pet Stars launches April 30 on Netflix with five 30-minute episodes following talent management company Pets on Q and its two main employees, Melissa and Colleen. The duo work with some of the most popular pets on social media, and the first trailer has arrived to showcase what’s in store.

“This pair handles Hollywood’s cutest, most well-known animal clients — top hats, treats and poop to boot,” Netflix said in

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Chicago bans dogs from firehouses after fatal pet attack

Dogs have been banned from all Chicago fire stations following a deadly attack on a smaller canine, department officials said.

The city’s acting fire commissioner, Annette Nance-Holt, issued guidance Monday mandating any “pets or mascots” at Chicago’s roughly 100 fire stations be removed after a mixed-breed stray dog living at Engine 116 named Bones attacked a woman’s smaller dog, killing the animal.

“Effective immediately, any and all prior permissions for dogs in the fire stations or on fire apparatuses are hereby revoked,” the department memo read. “All house captains, chief officers and other supervisors are ordered to ensure the immediate

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The Bay Area went crazy for pandemic pets. What happens when we go back to work?

Pepper is a very good dog. He’s rambunctious, but knows how to chill. He’s also a border collie and Australian shepherd mix, so he’ll occasionally try to herd his adoptive parents, Lloyd Brown and Alex Brandenberg, when they’re in the kitchen. And during the pandemic, he’s been a nice distraction from the stresses of the world.

Brown and Brandenberg adopted Pepper last July, a few months into shelter-in-place. They’d just moved into a new building in Oakland and had been talking about adopting a dog for a while. The plan was not to get a very young dog, but they … read more