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Sponsored Post JOBS: Priceless Pet Clinic looking to hire Vet Assistant & Vet Technician

JOBS: Priceless Pet Clinic looking to hire Vet Assistant & Vet Technician

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic is looking to hire: Designed by Freepik Veterinary Assistant Priceless Pet Clinic is looking for a full-time Veterinary Assistant who is a team player and can bring enthusiasm... [Read more]

‘Pooch Pool Party’ at Gregory Seahurst Swim Club is this Sunday, Sept. 17

‘Pooch Pool Party’ at Gregory Seahurst Swim Club is this Sunday, Sept. 17

Let your favorite pooch(es) enjoy the end of summer with a pool party at the Gregory Seahurst Swim Club this Sunday, Sept. 17! Bring your dogs to swim, splash, and play in the outdoor pool at Gregory... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Community Salmon Investigation, which starts Oct. 5

Volunteers needed for Community Salmon Investigation, which starts Oct. 5

Volunteers are needed for the annual ‘Community Salmon Investigation for Highline’ starts Thursday, Oct. 5: The salmon are on their way and it’s time to begin thinking about the annual Miller/Walker... [Read more]

UPDATE: 15-year old Pomeranian dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: 15-year old Pomeranian dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE Sept. 2, 2017: This dog has been FOUND! PREVIOUSLY: ‘Brandy,’ a 15-year old Pomeranian, went missing Wednesday night (Aug. 30) around 8 p.m. near Glen Acres Golf and Country Club in... [Read more]

Area beaches closed to shellfish harvesting due to Paralytic Shellfish Poison

Area beaches closed to shellfish harvesting due to Paralytic Shellfish Poison

Paralytic Shellfish Poison (PSP) has been detected at unsafe levels in shellfish on Vashon Island and at the Des Moines Marina, and as a result, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) has closed... [Read more]

Rabid bat found at Angle Lake Park in SeaTac Tuesday

Rabid bat found at Angle Lake Park in SeaTac Tuesday

A rabid bat was found in Angle Lake Park in the City of SeaTac near the lakeshore by the old lifeguard shack on Tuesday, Aug. 29. The bat was first noticed by a park visitor, who immediately notified... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Charlie,’ the missing Red Heeler mix dog, has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Charlie,’ the missing Red Heeler mix dog, has been FOUND!

UPDATE 3 p.m., Aug. 28, 2017: ‘Charlie’ the missing Red Heeler dog, has been FOUND! PREVIOUSLY: Have you seen Charlie? He was last seen Aug. 26 around SW 151st Street and Ambaum Blvd. SW near... [Read more]

MISSING DOG: Have you seen ‘Mister’? He’s been missing since March

MISSING DOG: Have you seen ‘Mister’? He’s been missing since March

Have you seen ‘Mister’? He’s been missing since March this year, and was last seen near 106th and Myers Way S. in the Top Hat/Boulevard Park area: “It is truly heartbreaking for... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Betty’ the cat is missing

MISSING: ‘Betty’ the cat is missing

‘Betty’ the cat is missing, and was last seen near SW 119th Street and 10th Ave SW (map below): She is a small, slim, one year old spayed female. No collar, but she is microchipped. Betty... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for ‘Dog Park Saturday’ work parties in September

Volunteers needed for ‘Dog Park Saturday’ work parties in September

Join the B-Town DOG group, along with organizer David Cain, as they get Burien’s off-leash dog park cleaned up and ready for winter with two events in September – the first event on Sept. 9 and... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Bella’ the cat has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Bella’ the cat has been FOUND!

UPDATE Aug. 22, 2017: ‘Bella’ the missing cat has been FOUND! PREVIOUSLY: “I’m missing my cat from 8th Ave SW between SW 148th and SW 146th,” Nancy D. said. “Her name is... [Read more]

FOUND: Pet rabbit found Tuesday near 12th Ave SW & SW 134th Street in Burien

FOUND: Pet rabbit found Tuesday near 12th Ave SW & SW 134th Street in Burien

Pam Douros tells The B-Town Blog that her son found a tame, pet bunny rabbit on Tuesday: On Tuesday night Aug. 8, my son found this rabbit under our car in our driveway. We live on the corner of 12th... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Backyard nature and beauty abounds in Burien

PHOTOS: Backyard nature and beauty abounds in Burien

Story & Photos by Elston Hill We in Burien are so fortunate to have the Northwest vegetation and temperate climate, which attracts all kinds of wildlife into our backyards. Sitting in our backyard... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Great Blue Heron spotted at Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday

PHOTOS: Great Blue Heron spotted at Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes these great photos of a Great Blue Heron spotted at Burien’s Three Tree Point on Saturday afternoon, July 29 (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): A... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Lucio’ the Tortoise has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Lucio’ the Tortoise has been FOUND!

UPDATE 7/30/17 9:45 p.m.: ‘Lucio’ the missing Tortoise, has been FOUND! “He was found a few blocks away by a woman name Syd,” owner Lauren told The B-Town Blog Sunday night. “I... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Green algae is blooming in Puget Sound off the shores of Burien

PHOTOS: Green algae is blooming in Puget Sound off the shores of Burien

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these photos – taken on Monday, July 17 – that show green algae blooms on the surface of Puget Sound off the shores of Burien. “Tides and wind bring it in and out past... [Read more]

UPDATE: Missing black male dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Missing black male dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: This Black male dog – which was lost in the downtown Burien area – has been FOUND! He is a Black dog with a white stripe down the front of his chest. He’s a young puppy and is microchipped. His... [Read more]

FOUND: Friendly, tame cat found near 8th Ave SW & SW 156th/158th Streets

FOUND: Friendly, tame cat found near 8th Ave SW & SW 156th/158th Streets

“This cat has shown up at our place 2 nights in a row,” Vickie Hollaway said: This is near 8th Ave SW, between SW 156th and SW 158th Streets (map below). Very friendly and tame. Obviously... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Looking for easy parking for 4th of July Parade? Camp Crockett says ‘park here FREE!’

Looking for easy parking for 4th of July Parade? Camp Crockett says ‘park here FREE!’

With Burien’s annual 4th of July Parade just one week away, you’ll want to check out Camp Crockett, proudly celebrating their second location right here in Burien. Owners Joe and Vanessa Crevling... [Read more]

Northwest Bird Expo will be at Merrill Gardens this coming weekend, July 1-2

Northwest Bird Expo will be at Merrill Gardens this coming weekend, July 1-2

This coming weekend – July 1 and 2 – The Gilded Feather Foundation (a local non-profit organization) is hosting the first Northwest Bird Expo at Merrill Gardens.   Admission is $5 under 12 and... [Read more]

LOST: Meyer’s parrot ‘Mia,’ last seen June 22 in Shorewood

LOST: Meyer’s parrot ‘Mia,’ last seen June 22 in Shorewood

A beloved Meyer’s parrot named ‘Mia’ flew away on June 22, 2017 from a Shorewood Home: Mia is Tame friendly, 6 in. tall. Black/grey with bright yellow on head/wings. Mimics mechanical... [Read more]

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be Friday, June 23

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be Friday, June 23

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be held on Friday, June 23, from 6–10 p.m. at Glen Acres Golf and Country Club: This is our biggest fundraiser of the year and there are some... [Read more]

Sponsored Post It’s your wedding day – now what about the dog?

It’s your wedding day – now what about the dog?

It’s your wedding day – now what about the dog? Brittany Shelton from Sit’n Stay petsitting is now offering a very special event pet sitting service designed to make your big day stress-free for... [Read more]

LOST: Have you seen Oliver the Dog? He was last seen at Grandview Dog Park

LOST: Have you seen Oliver the Dog? He was last seen at Grandview Dog Park

LOST: Oliver got lost because he was out with someone unfamiliar at Grandview Dog Park in SeaTac and got scared – he ran off into the woods and slipped through a little gap in a gate that only a... [Read more]