Animals Section

UPDATE: ‘Rue’ the dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Rue’ the dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: A neighbor just found ‘Rue’ a few blocks from her home at Gregory Heights Elementary. “She’s home safe. We just moved into the neighborhood and are truly thankful for all... [Read more]

MISSING: 6-month old kitten ‘Winter’ is missing

MISSING: 6-month old kitten ‘Winter’ is missing

MISSING: This 6-month old kitten named ‘Winter’ is missing from around the 1300 block of 116th Street SW: “Our cat sitter lost her during the big storm and we have been unable to locate... [Read more]

Volunteers needed: Community Salmon Investigation for Highline; starts Oct. 1

Volunteers needed: Community Salmon Investigation for Highline; starts Oct. 1

Volunteers are needed to help with the annual Community Salmon Investigation for Highline (aka “CSI: Highline”), which starts Oct. 1. “We are looking for adventurous volunteers to... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Roxy’ the dog, last seen at Haggens on SW 128th & 1st Ave South

LOST: ‘Roxy’ the dog, last seen at Haggens on SW 128th & 1st Ave South

Amy Russell has lost her dog ‘Roxy’: Here are the details from Amy: On July 28 at 10:45 p.m. I was at Haggens on SW 128th and 1st Ave South. I had left the vet and had to get Roxy... [Read more]

Two sponsors bark up $30,000 for new Burien Dog Park at Tuesday unveiling

Two sponsors bark up $30,000 for new Burien Dog Park at Tuesday unveiling

Even this dog seemed to know that this giant check was some kind of “treat” for the new Burien Dog Park. Late Tuesday afternoon (June 30), Burien Parks hosted a reception at the Community... [Read more]

UPDATE: The lost Parakeet has been moved to A Place for Pets

UPDATE: The lost Parakeet has been moved to A Place for Pets

This post was updated with a correction and photo on June 30, 2015: The lost Parakeet that flew into a house Monday (June 29) on 8th Ave S. near S. 124th in Burien has been taken to A Place for Pets (click... [Read more]

FOUND: Possibly pregnant Cat found in Gregory Heights

FOUND: Possibly pregnant Cat found in Gregory Heights

This cat keeps coming around a house in Gregory Heights, near 11th Ave SW and SW 164th Street: “No collar and looks pregnant.” If you recognize this possibly prego feline, please contact... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Nahla’ the cat, last seen around SW 100th Street & 1st Ave South

MISSING: ‘Nahla’ the cat, last seen around SW 100th Street & 1st Ave South

‘Nahla’ the cat has been missing for over a week: “She usually will run about for 2-3 days periodically so I’ve become very worried about her being gone this long especially... [Read more]

UPDATE: Brown Border Collie/Kelpie ‘Hopie’ has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Brown Border Collie/Kelpie ‘Hopie’ has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Hopie’ the brown Border Collie/Kelpie has returned home safely! PREVIOUSLY: Lost Dog: Brown Border Collie/Kelpie ‘Hopie’ with white markings, last seen Sunday morning (June... [Read more]

FOUND: Shepherd-Lab Mix Dog found in Arbor Heights Wednesday night

FOUND: Shepherd-Lab Mix Dog found in Arbor Heights Wednesday night

FOUND: Around 7 p.m. on Wednesday night, June 24, this beautiful Shepherd-Lab mix dog was found – scared, trying to get into homes in the Arbor Heights area: Not chipped. Taken to Emerald City Emergency... [Read more]

LOST: 6-month old male & female pit/lab puppies, last seen Saturday June 20

LOST: 6-month old male & female pit/lab puppies, last seen Saturday June 20

LOST: These 6-month old male and female pit/lab mix dogs were lost on Saturday, June 20, between Noon and 5 p.m., last seen around S. 140th and 8th Ave S. in Burien: “Please help me find my... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Duke’ the Pit Bull has been reunited with his family

UPDATE: ‘Duke’ the Pit Bull has been reunited with his family

UPDATE 6/20/15: ‘Duke’ has been reunited with his family! PREVIOUSLY: FOUND: This Tan Male Pit Bull was found near Southern Heights Elementary School: The dog is a “very well behaved... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic has some summer-related advice for all pet owners: What a great Spring we’ve had! I can’t recall the last time we’ve had so many beautiful sunny days this early in... [Read more]

Burien Police free dog trapped in 103-degree car Saturday

Burien Police free dog trapped in 103-degree car Saturday

The Burien Police Department on Saturday (June 6) freed a dog trapped in a 103-degree car: Responded to report of dog in hot car for over 2 hrs. Car was 103 degrees inside. Dog taken into protective custody.... [Read more]

FOUND: Small tan and white Pomeranian Dog

FOUND: Small tan and white Pomeranian Dog

FOUND: Small tan and white pomeranian on Monday, June 1 around 6 p.m. in front of Mt. View Elementary in White Center (10811 12th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98146). If this is your dog, please contact via email... [Read more]

Sylvester Middle School needs Goats, and here’s how you can help!

Sylvester Middle School needs Goats, and here’s how you can help!

Sylvester Middle School needs Goats! That’s right…GOATS! To help women farmers in Africa, that is… A “We Create Change” fundraiser is in full gear at the school, and they have raised... [Read more]

MISSING: The ‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ is missing her cat

MISSING: The ‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ is missing her cat

Local ‘Yodeling Dominatrix’ Manuela Horn wants our Readers to be on the lookout for her missing cat ‘Mama Shiva,’ last seen three days ago: “She is missing for 3 days now... [Read more]

Sponsored Post It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week and Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips

It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week and Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips

It’s National Dog Bite Prevention Week, and Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic has some tips: Each year, more than 4.5 million people in the U.S. are bitten by dogs. Almost 1 in 5 (800,000) people... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident wants to warn neighbors about Coyotes

LETTER: Resident wants to warn neighbors about Coyotes

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Hi, I just want to post a warning to neighbors... [Read more]

MISSING: Black male cat ‘Pepe,’ last seen in Gregory Heights Wednesday night

MISSING: Black male cat ‘Pepe,’ last seen in Gregory Heights Wednesday night

This male Black Cat cat named ‘Pepe’ went missing Wednesday night May 20: He was last seen close to home near 21st Ave SW and SW 160th Place in Gregory Heights. Pepe is a male Black Cat with... [Read more]

Girl Scout Troop #44039 donates $200 from cookie sales to Burien CARES

Girl Scout Troop #44039 donates $200 from cookie sales to Burien CARES

Gril Scout Troop #44039 with Ray Helms. Girl Scout Troop #44039 – a Brownie troop with girls ages 7-9 – elected to donate $200 from their cookie sales proceeds to the Burien CARES animal shelter. “We... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: Bees are buzzing at Boulevard Park Place Retirement Living

INTERN’S VIEW: Bees are buzzing at Boulevard Park Place Retirement Living

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern Today I went a little bit out of my comfort zone, traveling to Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living, located at 2805 S. 125th Street. Getting... [Read more]

LOST: Reward for Cat ‘Snots,’ last seen near S. 120th Street on Thursday

LOST: Reward for Cat ‘Snots,’ last seen near S. 120th Street on Thursday

Cassandra Wold’s cat ‘Snots’ went missing from S. 120th Street on Thursday, April 23: Offering a $100 reward. Please call 206-669-7880 if seen or found.  Read More →

COLUMN: Seeing Downtown Burien through different eyes

COLUMN: Seeing Downtown Burien through different eyes

by Marlaina Lieberg On March 16, 2015, I began to see downtown Burien through very different eyes. That is the day my new Guide Dogs for the Blind guide, Nisha, arrived. Typically, the blind handler goes... [Read more]

UPDATE: Black American pit bull reunited with Owner thanks to the blog

UPDATE: Black American pit bull reunited with Owner thanks to the blog

UPDATE FRIDAY APRIL 3, 2015: ‘Blue’ was reunited with his owner Friday morning, April 3. “The Owner found him via The B-Town Blog. Thank you for posting so quickly and helping Blue find... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Larry’ the Bulldog is missing

MISSING: ‘Larry’ the Bulldog is missing

LOST DOG-LARRY **REWARD $** PLEASE CALL IF YOU HAVE SEEN HIM OR KNOW ABOUT WHERE HE IS. **206 790 1960*** 206-941-7012 HE IS A BELOVED FAMILY PET WHO WE MISS VERY MUCH. WENT MISSING ON Thursday at 6:15 p.m. off... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: Baby Chicks are in!

INTERN’S VIEW: Baby Chicks are in!

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story was edited and updated on April 14, 2015. Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern BABY CHICKS ARE IN!! Scott already knows this but I just... [Read more]

MISSING: Large black & white cat ‘Mittens,’ last seen in Shorewood

MISSING: Large black & white cat ‘Mittens,’ last seen in Shorewood

A large, black-and-white cat named ‘Mittens’ is missing from near 30th and Standring in Burien’s Shorewood neighborhood: ‘Mittens’ is a long-haired, mostly black cat with... [Read more]