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Burien Council wants public’s view on keeping CARES as animal control agency

Burien Council wants public’s view on keeping CARES as animal control agency

by Jack Mayne With the animal control contract with nonprofit CARES coming to an end this summer, the Burien City Council was told Monday night (Feb. 1) that it may be asked to extend the contract through... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital’s Open House is this Sunday

REMINDER: VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital’s Open House is this Sunday

REMINDER: Advertiser VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital will be holding an Open House this Sunday, Jan. 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is a free event open to the public. Get a “behind-the-scenes”... [Read more]

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

The annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES Animal Control will be this Saturday night, Jan. 30 at the Burien Elks Lodge, starting at 7:30 p.m. There will be appetizers, n0-host... [Read more]

Burien CARES offering low-cost spay and neuter services to local pet owners

Burien CARES offering low-cost spay and neuter services to local pet owners

Need to get your pet fixed? Burien CARES Animal Control is is teaming up with Feral Cat Spay/Neuter Project and D Northwest Spay & Neuter Center to offer low-cost spay and neuter surgeries to the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

Advertiser VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This is a free event open to the public. Get a “behind-the-scenes” tour of our... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help finish up new Dog Park on Saturday, Jan. 16

Volunteers needed to help finish up new Dog Park on Saturday, Jan. 16

Volunteers are needed to help put finishing touches on the new Burien Toyota and Chevrolet Dog Park on Saturday, Jan. 16, starting at 10 a.m. The park is scheduled for a “soft opening” soon,... [Read more]

B-Town Dog’s Doggy Bingo fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 8 at Pit Stop Bottle Shop

B-Town Dog’s Doggy Bingo fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 8 at Pit Stop Bottle Shop

A fun evening of Bingo benefitting B-Town Dog Owners’ Group and the new Burien Toyota – Burien Chevrolet Dog Park will be held at Pit Stop Bottle Shop on Friday, Jan. 8, starting at 7 p.m. Guests will... [Read more]

Dozens of Volunteers help prepare Burien’s new Off Leash Dog Park

Dozens of Volunteers help prepare Burien’s new Off Leash Dog Park

Dozens of Volunteers worked at Lakeview Park (on SW 160th) to help prepare a space for Burien’s new Off-Leash Dog Park on Thursday morning, Nov. 5. “While I was there working we were removing... [Read more]

Burien couple’s cat no longer ‘Smells Like Curry’

Burien couple’s cat no longer ‘Smells Like Curry’

You may have seen posters around Burien or Seattle last June that asked “Why Does My Cat Smell Like Curry?” This poster was found on a telephone pole on 10th Ave SW near Olde Burien on June... [Read more]

Furry Faces Foundation holding ‘Doggie Bingo’ event this Friday, Nov. 6

Furry Faces Foundation holding ‘Doggie Bingo’ event this Friday, Nov. 6

The Furry Faces Foundation will be holding a Doggie Bingo Event this Friday, Nov. 6 at Pit Stop Bottle Shop. They will be playing four rounds of blackout bingo. For the first three rounds, cards are... [Read more]

GOOD NEWS: ‘Molly’ the dog has been FOUND after missing for 34 days!

GOOD NEWS: ‘Molly’ the dog has been FOUND after missing for 34 days!

Remember ‘Molly’? She’s a dog that has been missing in the Burien area since Sept. 28 (read our original post here). She went missing after jumping out of a car at the Coronado Apartments in... [Read more]

Dog-loving Volunteers will prep Burien’s new Dog Park on Thursday, Nov. 5

Dog-loving Volunteers will prep Burien’s new Dog Park on Thursday, Nov. 5

On Thursday, Nov. 5, local dog-loving Volunteers, along with Beneful team members will work side-by-side with Burien Toyota and Chevrolet employees and community members to aid construction efforts at... [Read more]

LOST: Have you seen ‘Molly’? Dog has been missing since Sept. 28

LOST: Have you seen ‘Molly’? Dog has been missing since Sept. 28

‘Molly’ the dog is still missing – here’s an update from her owners Jim and Donna McKenna: My wife and I live in Auburn. Our little Molly jumped out of the car at the Coronado Apts.... [Read more]

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

There may be a lot of ‘Wieners’ but only one Winner at the annual “Boo in Burien” Wiener Dog Race, to be held at 3 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 24 at Town Square Park. Dachshunds from all over... [Read more]

FOUND: Cat found near Normandy Park QFC

FOUND: Cat found near Normandy Park QFC

BTB Reader Sally Porter wants to find the owner of this cat, which she found near the QFC in Normandy Park: It has been hanging around our house since mid-August. We live in Normandy Park near QFC. I... [Read more]

MISSING: Foster Dog ‘Viktor,’ missing from near Eagle Landing Park

MISSING: Foster Dog ‘Viktor,’ missing from near Eagle Landing Park

Viktor is a foster dog who escaped Sunday morning, near Eagle Landing Park: He is very shy and people should not approach him or call his name. If you see him at any time, please call Jim Branson at... [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]

LOST: ‘Levi’ the Cat, missing from Three Tree Point area

LOST: ‘Levi’ the Cat, missing from Three Tree Point area

‘Levi’ is a cat who disappeared from the Three Tree Point area on Wednesday, Sept. 30: He’s a 3-yr-old Maine Coon/Persian mix, mostly grey longhair, green eyes, about 20lbs. If you’ve... [Read more]

FOUND: Bunny found near 118th and 9th in Burien

FOUND: Bunny found near 118th and 9th in Burien

On Thursday (Oct. 2), Darren Rose found what he is sure to be someone’s pet rabbit, near 118th and 9th in Burien: Darren says the rabbit is very friendly, but that he’s “sure someone... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Luke’s Episcopal to offer a ‘Blessing of Animals’ on Sunday, Oct. 4

St. Luke’s Episcopal to offer a ‘Blessing of Animals’ on Sunday, Oct. 4

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will be offering a ‘Blessing of Animals’ this Sunday, Oct. 4, from Noon – 12:30 p.m. at Jones Park in Renton. “The Episcopal Church traditionally... [Read more]

Pet owner fires 3 shots at attacking dog in Burien Saturday

Pet owner fires 3 shots at attacking dog in Burien Saturday

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post was updated with more information at 2:11 p.m. on Sept. 14, 2015: The Burien Police Department is reporting that a pet owner who was walking his dog in the 13400 block of... [Read more]

Burien resident awarded $500,000 settlement for 2010 Pit Bull attack

Burien resident awarded $500,000 settlement for 2010 Pit Bull attack

Burien resident Jeannette Cunningham (pictured above in 2010, left, and after surgery in 2012, right) was recently awarded a $500,000 settlement for a Pit Bull attack she suffered over five years ago (read... [Read more]

UPDATE: Pigeon found Wednesday has been reunited with its owners

UPDATE: Pigeon found Wednesday has been reunited with its owners

UPDATE Sept. 10, 2015: The mysterious bird that was thought to be some kind of Carrier Pigeon that was found in Burien on Wednesday has been safely reunited with its owners. “Thanks again for posting... [Read more]

LOST: Female tan & white smooth coat Chihuahua

LOST: Female tan & white smooth coat Chihuahua

Hello, we are desperate to find our female Tan and white smooth coat older Chihuahua named Flora. She is very small and we think someone picked her up and is keeping her because she is a cute and sweet... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Rue’ the dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: ‘Rue’ the dog has been FOUND!

UPDATE: A neighbor just found ‘Rue’ a few blocks from her home at Gregory Heights Elementary. “She’s home safe. We just moved into the neighborhood and are truly thankful for all... [Read more]

MISSING: 6-month old kitten ‘Winter’ is missing

MISSING: 6-month old kitten ‘Winter’ is missing

MISSING: This 6-month old kitten named ‘Winter’ is missing from around the 1300 block of 116th Street SW: “Our cat sitter lost her during the big storm and we have been unable to locate... [Read more]

LOST: ‘Roxy’ the dog, last seen at Haggens on SW 128th & 1st Ave South

LOST: ‘Roxy’ the dog, last seen at Haggens on SW 128th & 1st Ave South

Amy Russell has lost her dog ‘Roxy’: Here are the details from Amy: On July 28 at 10:45 p.m. I was at Haggens on SW 128th and 1st Ave South. I had left the vet and had to get Roxy... [Read more]