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Burien CARES rescues sick/injured baby coyote Tuesday

Burien CARES rescues sick/injured baby coyote Tuesday

On Tuesday, Oct. 24, Burien CARES Animal Control received several reports of a possibly sick/injured baby coyote roaming the neighborhoods during the day and hunkering down in local yards. Last week... [Read more]

LOST DOG: ‘Molly’ was last seen near 106th and 14th Ave SW

LOST DOG: ‘Molly’ was last seen near 106th and 14th Ave SW

This lost dog ‘Molly’ was last seen on Sept. 28 near 106th and 14th Ave SW. She is small, and weighs about albs – here she is with her Father:She has cream colored fly-away hair with light... [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]

FOUND: Friendly Ferret, found close to SW 124th and 4th Ave SW

FOUND: Friendly Ferret, found close to SW 124th and 4th Ave SW

This friendly white and caramel colored Ferret was found Tuesday night in Burien close to SW 124th and 4th Ave SW:If you recognize this little guy, please email [email protected]  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]

FOUND: Very friendly dog found in Burien’s Shorewood neighborhood

FOUND: Very friendly dog found in Burien’s Shorewood neighborhood

Do anyone know me?This dog was found in Burien’s Shorewood neighborhood, near 26th SW & SW 116th Street (map below). “She’s a very friendly well mannered girl and wants to go home,”... [Read more]

MISSING: Male Mackerel Tabby Cat, last seen in 2400 block of SW 172nd Street

MISSING: Male Mackerel Tabby Cat, last seen in 2400 block of SW 172nd Street

Missing since Monday, August 12 – ‘Kitty’ is an adult mackerel tabby, neutered, and has a chip (named Sebastian). He is timid, but very sweet and answers to Kittybug, Kitty, and Yowler. Last... [Read more]

FOUND: Smaller green parrot found on Monday, July 1

FOUND: Smaller green parrot found on Monday, July 1

BTB Reader Lisa Brandmeier wants everyone to know that she found a smaller green parrot on Monday, July 1.   Lisa is asking the owners to contact her to prove the bird is theirs “by telling me what... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Local Coyote Pup ‘Licking His Chops After a Fine Rodent Catch’

PHOTOS: Local Coyote Pup ‘Licking His Chops After a Fine Rodent Catch’

BTB Contributor Brett Fish sent us the following photo collage, showing a resident Coyote pup in action (click image to see larger version):Brett adds: The rhododendron bushes moved suddenly, no wind.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Local Coyote Pup Caught Playing with Hose, Rug and Other Toys

PHOTOS: Local Coyote Pup Caught Playing with Hose, Rug and Other Toys

BTB Contributor Brett Fish took these amazing photos of a local Coyote pup, caught recently playing with various toys, including some not-so-toy like ones such as a garden hose and a rug (click images... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Coyote Spotted in Burien’s Three Tree Point Neighborhood

PHOTOS: Coyote Spotted in Burien’s Three Tree Point Neighborhood

Three Tree Point resident Paul Baker sent us these pics he took while out walking his puppy, showing a Coyote roaming in that neighborhood of Burien (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): ... [Read more]

Animal Control is Not Always a Public Hot Button

Animal Control is Not Always a Public Hot Button

by Jack Mayne There is nothing better to stir up a local controversy than to discuss how animals are controlled and treated by governments because no matter what is done, some will say it is a foul deed... [Read more]

Owner Of Hoarded Dogs Rescued In Burien Is Veteran AKC Dog Show Judge

Owner Of Hoarded Dogs Rescued In Burien Is Veteran AKC Dog Show Judge

Screengrab from a video of a rescued Chihuahua.by Scott Schaefer As we previously reported (read our coverage, including photos, here), a Burien house was raided Oct. 6, where 38 dogs were rescued, nine... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Why Is CARES So Secretive About Their Operation?’

LETTER: ‘Why Is CARES So Secretive About Their Operation?’

Dear Editor, I have an injured animal on my hands. It took up residence in my yard, and is obviously suffering. He cannot eat, he has a large abscess on his face, and is missing an eye. I am going to guess... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Osprey Nesting In Burien Cell Phone Tower Will ‘Take Your Caw Now’

PHOTOS: Osprey Nesting In Burien Cell Phone Tower Will ‘Take Your Caw Now’

We were first alerted to this by former BTBer Gina Bourdage, now with Discover Burien – a large Osprey (originally thought by many to be a bald eagle), has made its nest in a cell phone tower just behind... [Read more]