Animals Section

MISSING: ‘Oreo’ the goat has been missing in Burien since Sunday

MISSING: ‘Oreo’ the goat has been missing in Burien since Sunday

Have you seen ‘Oreo’ the pet goat? She’s been missing from around SW 128th Street and 8th Ave SW (map below) since Sunday, Oct. 29: Marcia tells us that she’s been caring for... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘The added enforcement of Burien’s leash laws is a good thing…’

LETTER: ‘The added enforcement of Burien’s leash laws is a good thing…’

[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:] Scrappy Cassie Dear Editor, The added... [Read more]

Burien CARES seeking others who have had bad experiences with pet groomer

Burien CARES seeking others who have had bad experiences with pet groomer

As we recently reported, a Burien pet grooming facility is alleged to have been responsible for the strangulation and subsequent death of a dog named ‘Yoshi.’ Now, Burien CARES Animal Control... [Read more]

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]

Puppy dies after alleged strangulation at Burien animal grooming facility

Puppy dies after alleged strangulation at Burien animal grooming facility

By Jack Mayne A family has reported to Burien CARES that their silky terrier puppy had to be euthanized on Oct. 14, after being groomed at Pretty Paws at 123 SW 158th Street in Burien. Burien resident... [Read more]

PHOTO: Blue Heron waits for fly fisherman at Seahurst Park Beach

PHOTO: Blue Heron waits for fly fisherman at Seahurst Park Beach

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes this great photo, captured Sunday evening at Seahurst Park. “The Blue Heron spent a good fifteen minutes waiting for the fly fisherman, a local man named... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Simba’ the cat is missing

LOST: ‘Simba’ the cat is missing

Payton Jones lost her cat Sunday night (Oct. 14) in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood, and she urgently needs him home: His name is Simba, and he has a white chin, chest and stomach and is... [Read more]

FOUND: Domesticated white bunny found in Shorewood Sunday morning

FOUND: Domesticated white bunny found in Shorewood Sunday morning

Tara Requa found this domesticated white bunny rabbit  with red eyes while on a walk by the water treatment facility in Shorewood on Sunday morning, Oct. 8: “It came very close to us and was... [Read more]

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

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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]

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]

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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]

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]

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

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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]