Animals Section

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]

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…

Go Ospreys! The free ‘Burien Birdfest’ will fly into town Saturday, Feb. 15

Go Ospreys! The free ‘Burien Birdfest’ will fly into town Saturday, Feb. 15

The free ‘Burien Birdfest’ will be flying into the Dottie Harper building from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, and all are invited…

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]

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]

Sponsored Post Announcing ‘Thrifty Thursdays’ and Coupon Savings at Advertiser Pretty Paws

Announcing ‘Thrifty Thursdays’ and Coupon Savings at Advertiser Pretty Paws

Here’s a big B-Town Blog welcome to returning Advertiser Pretty Paws, Burien’s Oldest Grooming Shop! Owner Kathy Graf is open 7 days a week, and is offering our readers a $3.00 off coupon for... [Read more]

FOUND: Cat rescued from roof of Veranda Green Apartments in Burien

FOUND: Cat rescued from roof of Veranda Green Apartments in Burien

A cat was rescued after spending three very cold days and nights on the roof of the Veranda Green Apartments in Burien (11301 26th Avenue S.; map below), according to BTB Reader Amy Loken. “We went... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Remind people about the scoop law!’

LETTER: ‘Remind people about the scoop law!’

[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:] I just moved from Alki Beach to Three Tree Point... [Read more]

READER PHOTOS: Coyotes spotted above Three Tree Point and Seahurst

READER PHOTOS: Coyotes spotted above Three Tree Point and Seahurst

BTB Reader Dory Hamlyn sent us this photo of a ‘wiley’ Coyote spotted in a back yard above Three Tree Point near SW 170th Street and 24th Ave SW: “Although we’ve never seen them,... [Read more]

FOUND: Two small dogs found Monday afternoon

FOUND: Two small dogs found Monday afternoon

BTB reader Yamileth found these two small dogs Monday afternoon: “Since I can’t keep them I asked at the Burien Veterinary Clinic where to take them, and they suggested to email you pictures... [Read more]

FOUND: Cute little kitten found Friday night in Burien

FOUND: Cute little kitten found Friday night in Burien

BTB Reader Malerie Walters had this cute little kitten show up at her doorstep late at night on Friday, Nov. 1, and she’s trying to find the owners: “He is a brown and black tabby, about... [Read more]

UPDATE: 11-year old Cat, last seen in Three Tree Point, has been FOUND

UPDATE: 11-year old Cat, last seen in Three Tree Point, has been FOUND

UPDATE 11/3/13 5 p.m.: Ian Kelley sent us this update: Thank you so much for posting about Balu on the B-Town Blog. I just found him about an hour ago. I had canvased most of the area for hours and hours... [Read more]