pet Section

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]

STOLEN: 5-month old Chihuahua mix taken from driveway of Burien home

STOLEN: 5-month old Chihuahua mix taken from driveway of Burien home

BTB Reader Jenny Moore wants everyone to be on the lookout for her 5-month old female Chihuahua mix, stolen from the driveway of her Burien home on Wednesday, July 3 around 5:30 p.m. (click image to see... [Read more]

UPDATE: Two found dogs find their owners!

UPDATE: Two found dogs find their owners!

UPDATE 7/5/13 7 p.m.: The two dogs that were found Thursday night (July 4) have found their owners! We LOVE happy endings, and know how important all pets are…congrats to all creatures involved! PREVIOUSLY: 1.... [Read more]

FOUND: Male Cat, found hanging out at Cambridge Square Apartments

FOUND: Male Cat, found hanging out at Cambridge Square Apartments

This cat has been hanging around the Cambridge Square Apartments (425 S. 156th Street) for the last few days, according to Jack McKean: No collar Male Affectionate Well cared for Still outside If you... [Read more]

FOUND: Yorkie Mix, found Near Military Road and 128th Street in SeaTac

FOUND: Yorkie Mix, found Near Military Road and 128th Street in SeaTac

BTB Contributor Jim Branson tells us this dog was found near Military Road and 128th Street, in SeaTac, near Burien (click images to see larger versions/slideshow: “He had no microchip or collar,”... [Read more]

After Missing for 17 Days, ‘Buddha’ the Bulldog Safely Reunited with His Owners!

After Missing for 17 Days, ‘Buddha’ the Bulldog Safely Reunited with His Owners!

We were the first to report about ‘Buddha,’ a red-brindled English Bulldog that went missing from the Gregory Heights neighborhood Feb. 4, and today we’re happy to report some GREAT... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Marley,’ Young Neutered Male Cat, Has Been Missing Since Feb. 13

MISSING: ‘Marley,’ Young Neutered Male Cat, Has Been Missing Since Feb. 13

Marley is a young neutered male cat who has been missing since Feb. 13, last seen near 2nd Ave South and S. 124th Street: “He generally likes people and other cats, but is very afraid of dogs,”... [Read more]

LETTER: Pet Owner Who Paid for ‘Robo-Calls’ for Missing Pit Bull Apologizes

LETTER: Pet Owner Who Paid for ‘Robo-Calls’ for Missing Pit Bull Apologizes

I would like to say that I am sorry about anyone not liking the calls received about our missing dog and clear up some misunderstandings of how they happened. First, there is a company that was referred... [Read more]

MISSING: Male Pit Bull Belonging to Discover Burien Executive Director

MISSING: Male Pit Bull Belonging to Discover Burien Executive Director

Discover Burien Executive Director Gina Bourdage wants our Readers to know that her dog – a male pit bull terrier (pictured below) – escaped from her yard Monday (click images to see larger versions): “Our... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I can see that I am not the first person disgusted with C.A.R.E.S.’

LETTER: ‘I can see that I am not the first person disgusted with C.A.R.E.S.’

I can see that I am not the first person disgusted with C.A.R.E.S, the apparent City sanctioned animal control and rescue group for Burien. Perhaps as more of us come forward, something will be done about... [Read more]

LOST CAT: ‘Laka,’ a Friendly Male Tabby, Last Seen in the Seahurst Area

LOST CAT: ‘Laka,’ a Friendly Male Tabby, Last Seen in the Seahurst Area

“Laka, a friendly Male Tabby, has wandered off from the Seahurst area,” Michelle Holmes told us. “He was last home on Jan. 10, and Michelle and Robert miss him terribly!” Click... [Read more]

FOUND: Small Male Dog, looks like Jack Russell Mix

FOUND: Small Male Dog, looks like Jack Russell Mix

BTB Reader Linda Givler wants to find the correct owner of a dog found Dec. 12 near 26th SW and SW 112th. “It’s a small male dog, looks like a Jack Russell mix,” she told us. Please e-mail... [Read more]

LOST: Short-Hair Tuxedo Cat ‘Tootsie,’ Last Seen Tuesday in Shorewood

LOST: Short-Hair Tuxedo Cat ‘Tootsie,’ Last Seen Tuesday in Shorewood

Jason and Stephanie Karr want our Readers to be on the lookout for their missing cat ‘Tootsie,’ a friendly, three-year old female short hair Tuxedo cat, that’s black with white chest... [Read more]

FOUND: ‘Adorable Little Parakeet’ in Office Parking Lot in Burien

FOUND: ‘Adorable Little Parakeet’ in Office Parking Lot in Burien

The folks at Burien CARES Animal Control found this “adorable little parakeet” at an office parking lot at 142 SW 154th Street in Burien (map below): If you recognize this bird, please call... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Two recent experiences with CARES has left me filled with disappointment’

LETTER: ‘Two recent experiences with CARES has left me filled with disappointment’

Dear Editor, Two recent experiences with Burien CARES has left me filled with disappointment and discouraged. The animals and residents deserve service, support, and compassion. None is provided by CARES. About... [Read more]

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B-Town Busy Tails Owner Jamie Jackson with dogs Kenosha (Keno Bear), an Alaskan Malamute and Artikah (Tikahboo), a Siberian Husky. Welcome back renewing Advertiser B-Town Busy Tails, who wants you to know... [Read more]

FOUND: Duck, Wandering Driveway in North Burien/Shorewood Neighborhood

FOUND: Duck, Wandering Driveway in North Burien/Shorewood Neighborhood

BTB Readers the Jonson Family want everyone to know that they found a Duck, wandering their driveway in the North Burien/Shorewood area on Monday, Oct. 29 (click image to see larger version): If you recognize... [Read more]

REPORT: ‘Chico,’ a 1-Eyed Chihuahua, May Have Been Spotted in Seahurst Park

REPORT: ‘Chico,’ a 1-Eyed Chihuahua, May Have Been Spotted in Seahurst Park

We first reported about this missing one-eyed, 11-year old male Chihuahua dog Aug. 24 (and last seen Aug 17) may have been spotted recently in Seahurst Park, according to a Reader report: Click image... [Read more]

MISSING: ‘Gracie,’ 2-year Old Formosan Mountain Dog, Last Seen Sunday Night

MISSING: ‘Gracie,’ 2-year Old Formosan Mountain Dog, Last Seen Sunday Night

BTB Reader Inga Duncan Thornell wants everyone to be on the lookout for Gracie, a missing 2-year old Formosan Mountain Dog that was last seen at 2nd Ave SW and SW 142nd in Burien Sunday night (Sept. 2)... [Read more]

LOST: Scarlet Macaw, Last Seen Wed. Near Boeing Field, Flying South/SW

LOST: Scarlet Macaw, Last Seen Wed. Near Boeing Field, Flying South/SW

‘Rowdy,’ a scarlet Macaw last seen Wednesday, Aug. 29 around 11:30 a.m. flying in a south/southwest direction from the north end of Boeing Field, is missing. “Should you see this bird... [Read more]

MISSING: 11-year Old, One-Eyed Male Chihuahua ‘Chico,’ Missing Since Aug. 17

MISSING: 11-year Old, One-Eyed Male Chihuahua ‘Chico,’ Missing Since Aug. 17

This 11-year old, one-eyed male Chihuahua named ‘Chico’ has been missing since 9 a.m. on Friday, Aug 17: Click image to see larger version. “He wandered off without his collar, so he... [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]

Want Burien to Have an Off-Leash Dog Park? Here’s How YOU Can Help…

Want Burien to Have an Off-Leash Dog Park? Here’s How YOU Can Help…

Photo by Michael Brunk. UPDATE 8/27/12: Kellie Bassen informs us that the proposed location for a new off-leash dog park is actually Hilltop Park, located at 2600 S. 128th Street. Previously we reported... [Read more]

Burien CARES Announces Hiring Of Ray Helms As New Animal Control Officer

Burien CARES Announces Hiring Of Ray Helms As New Animal Control Officer

Debra George, Director of the Community Animal Resource and Education Society (CARES) confirmed Monday morning (Jan. 9) that Ray Helms, a former Burien Public Works department employee, has been hired... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Riley,’ Female Cat Last Seen Near 11602 24th Ave South

LOST: ‘Riley,’ Female Cat Last Seen Near 11602 24th Ave South

The good folks at Burien CARES Animal Control have asked us to post the following info about ‘Riley,’ a cat that went missing near 11602 24th Ave South: Riley is a 4-1/2 year old Female cat. She... [Read more]

Burien CARES Pet Of The Week Is ‘Kona,’ A ‘Very Lovey’ Chocolate Lab Mix

Burien CARES Pet Of The Week Is ‘Kona,’ A ‘Very Lovey’ Chocolate Lab Mix

The Burien CARES Animal Control ‘Pet of the Week’ this week is a very large, very lovey chocolate lab mix named ‘Kona’: Kona is a big Teddy Bear. He is a Chocolate Lab Mix. He... [Read more]

CARES Of Burien Has Over 60 Cats From A Single Home Up For Adoption

CARES Of Burien Has Over 60 Cats From A Single Home Up For Adoption

Burien’s new CARES (‘Community Animal Resource & Education Society’) Animal Control recently rescued over 60 cats that were living with one person in Burien, and they’re hoping... [Read more]

FOUND: ‘Chester’ The Lost Pit Bull Has Been Found!

FOUND: ‘Chester’ The Lost Pit Bull Has Been Found!

UPDATE 5/25/1 6:30 p.m.: ‘Chester,’ the pit bull that was lost on Tuesday (May 24) on 25th Ave SW, has been found! BTB Reader Aileen Sison sent us the following email: Found him! A woman was... [Read more]