Animals Section

MISSING: Two dogs, last seen in White Center/Top Hat area April 13

MISSING: Two dogs, last seen in White Center/Top Hat area April 13

MISSING: These two dogs were last seen on Saturday, April 13 in the White Center/Top Hat area near 3rd Ave SW and SW 102nd Street (map below): They may have been taken! Both had collars with tags and... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sweet Sea Lion lounges – and makes eye contact – at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Sweet Sea Lion lounges – and makes eye contact – at Three Tree Point

Brittany Shelton – Owner/Operator of Advertiser Sit N’Stay Pet Sitting – sent us these great photos of a Sea Lion she saw lounging around on a dock off Burien’s Three Tree Point on Wednesday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Spring is here! Get those pups out and about with Sit ’N Stay Pet Sitting

Spring is here! Get those pups out and about with Sit ’N Stay Pet Sitting

From Advertiser Sit ’N Stay Pet Sitting: Does your pooch stare longingly out the window while you put in the long hours chasing the almighty dollar or two? Or perhaps you are no longer able to provide... [Read more]

Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

One thing we’ve learned about Burien from covering our little burgh for the last 11+ years is that we are very passionate about our pets! It’s just this sort of passion which has led one of our... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Painted Pooch brings a <i>Pawsitive</i> approach to grooming everyday!

The Painted Pooch brings a Pawsitive approach to grooming everyday!

Advertiser The Painted Pooch brings a Pawsitive approach to grooming everyday! Keeping your furbabies looking their best is not just about vanity – in many cases, it’s essential to their health... [Read more]

CARES gives report, Council okays moratorium on enhanced services facilities

CARES gives report, Council okays moratorium on enhanced services facilities

By Jack Mayne The Burien City Council on Monday, March 4 was given the annual report by CARES, the city’s animal control and welfare contract provider. CARES director Debra George reported that the... [Read more]

CSI Highline: What is the status of salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks?

CSI Highline: What is the status of salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks?

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline results are in, and all are invited to a fun-filled evening – on Thursday, Mar. 14 or Wednesday, Mar. 27 – to learn about the status of salmon and... [Read more]

UPDATE: Three Tree Point sea lion wasn’t shot; cause of death unknown

UPDATE: Three Tree Point sea lion wasn’t shot; cause of death unknown

UPDATE Feb. 28, 2019: Remember the body of the dead sea lion that washed up on the north beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point around Feb. 18? Experts at Highline’s MaST Center and NOAA Fisheries... [Read more]

REMINDER: Open Bite Nite fundraiser for CARES will be this Sat., Feb. 23

REMINDER: Open Bite Nite fundraiser for CARES will be this Sat., Feb. 23

REMINDER: Due to weather issues, the Open Bite Nite fundraiser for CARES – originally set for Saturday, Feb. 9 – has been rescheduled to Saturday, Feb 23, as well as to a new location. NOTE: This event... [Read more]

Dead marine mammal found on beach at Three Tree Point Monday

Dead marine mammal found on beach at Three Tree Point Monday

A dead marine mammal was found on the north beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point Monday morning, Feb. 18. It’s unknown yet what type of mammal this is, but it’s most likely a sea lion or... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help make birds count at Bird Fest this Saturday

REMINDER: Help make birds count at Bird Fest this Saturday

REMINDER: Do you want to learn what birds are in your backyard? Do you want to help scientists take a snapshot of their populations? You can do both, and more, this Saturday, Feb. 16 at Bird Fest. This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Posh Puppy Pet Grooming & Spa will celebrate Grand Opening this Saturday!

Posh Puppy Pet Grooming & Spa will celebrate Grand Opening this Saturday!

Advertiser Posh Puppy Pet Grooming and Spa will be celebrating its Grand Opening this SATURDAY, Feb. 16, 2019! Your fur babies deserve the best, and with that in mind, come check out Yoon and Kyla at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting offers specialty therapies to support your pet’s vitality

Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting offers specialty therapies to support your pet’s vitality

From Advertiser Sit ’N Stay Pet Sitting: Who doesn’t love puppies and kittens? So young and energetic; they delight us with their joyful exuberance. But, as our precious companions mature as dogs... [Read more]

UPDATE: Open Bite Nite Fundraiser for CARES rescheduled for Feb. 23

UPDATE: Open Bite Nite Fundraiser for CARES rescheduled for Feb. 23

UPDATE: Due to weather issues, the Open Bite Nite fundraiser for CARES – originally set for this Saturday, Feb. 9 – has been rescheduled to Saturday, Feb 23. Other details remain the same: This annual... [Read more]

CARES PET PROFILES: Maura, Amewthyst need new forever homes

CARES PET PROFILES: Maura, Amewthyst need new forever homes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story is part of an ongoing series that features Burien CARES animal adoptees looking for loving homes. This edition is sponsored by Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting: By Cydney Moore Maura Meet... [Read more]

Help make birds count at Bird Fest at Burien Community Center on Sat., Feb. 16

Help make birds count at Bird Fest at Burien Community Center on Sat., Feb. 16

Do you want to learn what birds are in your backyard? Do you want to help scientists take a snapshot of their populations? You can do both, and more, on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Bird Fest. This FREE event... [Read more]

CARES PET PROFILES: Lilith, Jack & Callie need new forever homes

CARES PET PROFILES: Lilith, Jack & Callie need new forever homes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story is part of an ongoing series that features Burien CARES animal adoptees looking for loving homes. This edition is sponsored by Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting: By Cydney Moore Lilith Considering... [Read more]

‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for C.A.R.E.S. will be Feb. 9

‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for C.A.R.E.S. will be Feb. 9

The ‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite for Burien C.A.R.E.S.’ fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Burien Elks Lodge. This annual fundraiser benefits the animals at our community... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Momo’ the cat has been FOUND

UPDATE: ‘Momo’ the cat has been FOUND

UPDATE: ‘Momo’ the cat has been FOUND! “She was found, and we are reunited. Thanks for your help and putting the word out!!” PREVIOUSLY: “Momo” has been missing since Jan. 6,... [Read more]