Animals Section

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]

UPDATE: ‘Abby,’ last seen near Highline Medical Center, has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Abby,’ last seen near Highline Medical Center, has been FOUND!

UPDATE: Rachelle Weiler sent us this good news: Our cat Abby has made it safely home, she was sitting on the porch of our neighbors house, we think she was confused because our neighbors house is similar... [Read more]

MISSING: Terrier/Poodle mix ‘Louisa,’ last seen Oct. 6

MISSING: Terrier/Poodle mix ‘Louisa,’ last seen Oct. 6

BTB Reader Lisa McCollough-dutt says that her terrier/poodle mix Louisa went missing on Sunday, Oct. 6 around 9 a.m. near 12th and 160th St SW in Burien: “She is 7 yrs old but looks younger and... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Fat red tabby’ cat, last seen near Des Moines Park has been found

UPDATE: ‘Fat red tabby’ cat, last seen near Des Moines Park has been found

UPDATE: This cat has been found! PREVIOUSLY: BTB Reader Marie White wants everyone to know that her red Cat has escaped: “Our very friendly fat red tabby escaped on Tuesday, October 8,” she... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13

REMINDER: Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13

REMINDER: Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic will be holding an Open House this Sunday, Oct. 13 from 1 – 4 p.m. at their new location in the Normandy Park Towne Center. They will be offering coupons for... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Teddy’ the Yorkie, last seen Sunday near 120th and 1st Ave South

LOST: ‘Teddy’ the Yorkie, last seen Sunday near 120th and 1st Ave South

Lost/Missing ***REWARD***: Last seen Sunday October 6th around 6:30 pm near 120th and 1st Ave in Burien, WA: He is one year old and his name is Teddy. Please call (206) 466-9720 if you have any information,... [Read more]

FOUND: ‘Super lovey cat’ near Lake Burien

FOUND: ‘Super lovey cat’ near Lake Burien

BTB Reader Jennifer Wang tells us she found a “super lovey stray cat” near Lake Burien on Oct. 5: “We think he’s a fixed male,” she said. “He’s pretty emaciated... [Read more]

FOUND: Cat found in woods near SW 164th and Marine View Drive

FOUND: Cat found in woods near SW 164th and Marine View Drive

Do you recognize this cat? Linda Park says it’s been hanging around her house in the woods near 164th and Marine View Dr SW since August. “Staying close by and now coming daily for food... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13

Priceless Pet Clinic holding Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 1 – 4 p.m. at their new location in the Normandy Park Towne Center. They will be offering coupons for FREE Felv/Fiv... [Read more]

UPDATE: Lost female kitten ‘Suzie’ has been found!

UPDATE: Lost female kitten ‘Suzie’ has been found!

UPDATE: ‘Suzie,’ the lost female kitten, has been found! “She’s about 9 months old,” Cecilia said. “Her name is Suzie, she’s an indoor cat and doesn’t know... [Read more]

LETTER: Is someone shaving and painting Squirrels in the Seahurst area?

LETTER: Is someone shaving and painting Squirrels in the Seahurst area?

[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:] Dear Editor, While relaxing on Sunday afternoon,... [Read more]