Animals Section

MISSING: Female Yorkie dog, last seen April 20 near Seahurst/Shorewood

MISSING: Female Yorkie dog, last seen April 20 near Seahurst/Shorewood

BTB Reader Tanya Hoang wants everyone to be on the lookout for her missing Yorkie, which she says was stolen from her fenced yard in the Seahurst/Shorewood area on Easter (April 20): She is a short haired... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind you about fleas and pets

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind you about fleas and pets

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind our Readers about fleas and pets: Based on data from The Texas A&M University System, people spend approximately $9 billion dollars a year controlling... [Read more]

LOST: Female Yorkie, last seen Sunday, April 20 near the Burien Goodwill

LOST: Female Yorkie, last seen Sunday, April 20 near the Burien Goodwill

BTB Reader Kim Sturts wants everyone to be on the lookout for her lost female Yorkie, last seen on Sunday, April 20: “We lost our dog out of our yard on the edge of Burien and Seatac on 128th,”... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Blacktop’ the cat is missing

MISSING: ‘Blacktop’ the cat is missing

Blacktop the cat is missing from his new foster home on S. 150th and 8th Ave S.: He is a 9lb male, just neutered, from the streets of Tukwila. “Blacktop is friendly but very shy,” said Marianne.... [Read more]

UPDATE: Black Female Miniature Dachsund reunited with Owners

UPDATE: Black Female Miniature Dachsund reunited with Owners

UPDATE: This dog has been successfully reunited with her owners. “Anxious owners came and picked her up just now! Thanks for your help!” said Joan Tritchler PREVIOUSLY: BTB Reader Joan Tritchler... [Read more]

Local dog Groomer wins ‘People’s Choice’ award at Northwest Groom Show

Local dog Groomer wins ‘People’s Choice’ award at Northwest Groom Show

On Sunday (April 13), Lindsay Buchultz, who works at Burien’s Posh Puppy Spa & Boutique on SW 153rd, won the “People’s Choice” award in Tacoma at the Northwest Groom Show. She is a... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch the ‘real Octo-Mom’ – a Giant Pacific Octopus at Three Tree Point

VIDEO: Watch the ‘real Octo-Mom’ – a Giant Pacific Octopus at Three Tree Point

YouTuber/Diver/Photographer Drew Collins made a fantastic video underwater off Burien’s Three Tree Point recently, showing a mother Octopus – the “real Octo-Mom” – off the north beach,... [Read more]

FOUND: Cute little black dog, found Thursday April 10

FOUND: Cute little black dog, found Thursday April 10

This little dog was found Thursday, April 10th, on 1st Ave near SW 153rd Street: If you recognize him, please contact Jim Branson at james.branson.206@gmail.com.  Read More →

Sponsored Post REMINDER: 20% savings on pet dental care ends soon at Priceless Pet Clinic

REMINDER: 20% savings on pet dental care ends soon at Priceless Pet Clinic

REMINDER: We told you in February about the great savings opportunity at Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic, and now we want to remind you that their 20% discount on pet dental health care ends March 31! Here’s... [Read more]

2nd Annual C.A.R.E.S. ‘Open Bite Nite’ raises $4,500 for local animal control

2nd Annual C.A.R.E.S. ‘Open Bite Nite’ raises $4,500 for local animal control

Homeless Burien pets got a boost Saturday night when C.A.R.E.S. hosted another successful “Bite Nite” fundraiser, raising around $4,500. Over 80 people attended the annual variety show, which was... [Read more]

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ on Sunday, March 9

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ on Sunday, March 9

Learn why there’s a ‘Buzz about Mason Bees’ at a free Sustainable Burien presentation on Sunday, March 9 at the Burien Library. Here’s what you can expect: Coffee & Cookies... [Read more]

The Burien Birdfest was a ‘chirping’ success

The Burien Birdfest was a ‘chirping’ success

Jay Galvin, Judy Lane and Robert Maughan, Jr. at Saturday’s Burien Birdfest. Andy Waters of Birds Unlimited at Saturday’s Burien Firdfest. Today – Monday, Feb. 17 – is the last day to count... [Read more]

MISSING: Ragdoll Cat, last seen at Gregory Heights home that burned

MISSING: Ragdoll Cat, last seen at Gregory Heights home that burned

A ‘Ragdoll’ cat is missing from a house that burned in Gregory Heights on Sunday, Feb. 9: The house is located at SW 160th and 8th SW, and ‘Shere Khan’ is the name of the cat. The... [Read more]

Sunday house fire displaces several cats in Gregory Heights neighborhood

Sunday house fire displaces several cats in Gregory Heights neighborhood

BTB Reader Marilyn wants everyone to know that on Sunday (Feb. 9), there was a house fire at 160th SW and SW 8th in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood, displacing several cats…

REMINDER: Help bird populations at the Burien Birdfest this Saturday

REMINDER: Help bird populations at the Burien Birdfest this Saturday

REMINDER: Help bird populations from around the world by going out in your own backyard and counting them this weekend – as well as at the Burien Birdfest this Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Dottie Harper Building from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m…

B-Town D.O.G. holding fundraising Bake Sale this Friday, Feb. 14

B-Town D.O.G. holding fundraising Bake Sale this Friday, Feb. 14

The B-Town D.O.G. (Dog Owners Group) will be holding a fundraising Bake Sale (or rather “BaRK” Sale) in front of Burien Press (423 SW 152nd) this Friday, Feb. 14th (Valentines Day)…

LETTER: ‘Why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?’

LETTER: ‘Why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?’

Dear Editor, I have received a notification from the city of Burien saying we are only allowing 3 chickens. My hens are all very quiet. I am struggling to understand, why it is legitimate to have 2 pitbulls on my property, but not 4 chickens?

Sponsored Post Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic: February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic: February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic wants to remind our Readers that February is National Pet Dental Health Month. Are you writing off your cats “tuna” breath to the canned food? Maybe you notice how bad your dog’s breath is…

MISSING DOG: Have you seen ‘Leia’? She’s been missing since Wednesday

MISSING DOG: Have you seen ‘Leia’? She’s been missing since Wednesday

BTB Reader Tim Tocatlian wants everyone to be on the lookout for his dog ‘Leia,’ which went missing on Wednesday, Jan. 15 near SW 116th and 22nd Ave SW in Burien: If you’ve seen Leia,... [Read more]

UPDATE: Male Poodle mix ‘Otto’ has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Male Poodle mix ‘Otto’ has been FOUND!

UPDATE 1/13/14 9:45 p.m.: ‘Otto’ has been found! “A nice lady picked him up at the Ambaum Medical Building and brought him to the 5 Corners Vet Hospital where they scanned his microchip... [Read more]

Marijuana ingestion amongst pets is not an uncommon occurrence

Marijuana ingestion amongst pets is not an uncommon occurrence

Marijuana ingestion amongst our household pets is not an uncommon occurrence, according to our friends at Priceless Pet Clinic: The American Veterinary Medical Association recently posted a link to the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Get $5 off dog bathing/ grooming on ‘Thrifty Thursday’!

REMINDER: Get $5 off dog bathing/ grooming on ‘Thrifty Thursday’!

REMINDER: Get $5 off dog bathing/grooming every ‘Thrifty Thursday’ at Advertiser Pretty Paws, Burien’s Oldest Grooming Shop! Can’t make it on Thursday? No problem – Owner Kathy Graf... [Read more]

Dog, Beekeeping classes starting soon at Burien Community Center

Dog, Beekeeping classes starting soon at Burien Community Center

Our friends at the Burien Community Center want our Readers to know that they’re offering the following new Adult Enrichment Classes starting soon: Burien Community Center Offers New Dog Classes Pre-registration... [Read more]

FOUND: Male dog found in Top Hat/White Center area

FOUND: Male dog found in Top Hat/White Center area

This male dog was found in Top Hat/White Center off Myers Way and 99th: “Had to take him to Kent shelter,” said Willow Fulton. “We couldn’t manage keeping him here till finding... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Desmond,’ a male dog that escaped on New Year’s Eve

LOST: ‘Desmond,’ a male dog that escaped on New Year’s Eve

BTB Reader Tom Nelligan reports that his dog “Desmond” escaped on New Year’s Eve from his home near the intersection of 124th and Ambaum Blvd. SW: “Desmond” is a 30-pound... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Christmas time is a great time of year for many of us – it is a time when families reconnect, there are lots of holiday parties, good food, etc. However, it can also be a busy time in the animal hospital! In... [Read more]