Animals/Pets

Time to enter the BKC Dog Show - March 19-20, 2016

February 26, 2016

The Bahamas Kennel Club (BKC) will be holding their annual dog show Clifford Park March 19 & 20th. The show will feature breed competition as well as obedience and agility trials with special classes for neutered and spayed dogs and the Bahamian Potcake. There are also classes for Junior Handlers.

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Pioneer farmer Levarity Deveaux to be honoured at Agribusiness Expo 2016

February 22, 2016

Farmer Levarity Deveaux will be honoured as a pioneer of farming in The Bahamas during the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources Agribusiness Expo 2016 to be held at the Expo site on Gladstone Road, March 9-13, 2016 under the theme “Progressing Towards Food Security: Our Food, Our Future, Our Bahamas.”

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Pioneer farmer Levarity Deveaux to be honored at Agribusiness Expo 2016

February 19, 2016

Farmer Levarity Deveaux will be honoured as a pioneer of farming in The Bahamas during the Ministry of Agriculture and Marine Resources Agribusiness Expo 2016 to be held at the Expo site on Gladstone Road, March 9-13, 2016 under the theme “Progressing Towards Food Security: Our Food, Our Future, Our Bahamas.”

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Butterfly/moth expert to speak at Bahamas National Trust AGM on Grand Bahama

February 19, 2016

The Grand Bahama Regional Branch of the Bahamas National Trust will hold its annual general meeting at the Rand Nature Centre in Freeport on March 8 beginning at 6.30pm.

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BHS Quiz Night, Operation Potcake, and more!

February 17, 2016

Thank you again to all our raffle supporters. If you've won and haven't yet picked up your prize, please do so as soon as possible.

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Why pairing up for life is hardly ever a good idea

February 16, 2016

For many of us, marriage is special. The idea of a lifelong bond between two people is accorded legal, spiritual and cultural significance throughout much of the world. Whether we are religious or secular, a permanent monogamous relationship can feel sacred.

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Rescued: Baby manatee saved by researchers

February 08, 2016

RESEARCHERS turned rescuers when a baby manatee had to be untangled from fishing line in Spanish Wells, Eleuthera.

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Operation Potcake is on!

February 05, 2016

2 Clinic Locations, 3 Vets, FREE Surgery!

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BHS Raffle and Thrift Shop sale

January 27, 2016

The BHS Raffle draw is this Saturday. Do you have your tickets yet?
There is still time to buy one or two or more.

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Grand Bahama Birdcount unites local birders and visitors

January 27, 2016

For the past 15 years Grand Bahama Island has participated in what has become known as "Christmas Bird Count" a census that began 115 years ago in the United States and now includes Canada and the Bahamas.

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Rescued from the rubble

January 26, 2016

LOST within the heartbreaking tale of a demolition exercise that displaced a local outreach organisation and dozens of its beneficiaries is the successful rescue effort by the Bahamas Humane Society (BHS) to save pets buried beneath the rubble.

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Caves Village Vet announces winner of raffle
Caves Village Vet announces winner of raffle

January 25, 2016

Dayne D’Aguilar was announced the grand prize winner of the Open House Raffle at the Caves Village Veterinary Hospital, the newest member of the Palmdale Veterinary Group.

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Dog Days is back with local grassroots feel

January 19, 2016

Support for the second annual Dog Days event, which takes place April 9, 2016, has international support to help make it even bigger and better!

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It's a dog's life -- only better

January 11, 2016

Palmdale Veterinary Group's (PVG) mix 'n' mingle pet affair marked the opening of its newest facility, the Caves Village Veterinary Hospital in western New Providence.

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New veterinary hospital opens- Caves Village
New veterinary hospital opens- Caves Village

January 08, 2016

It’s a Dog’s Life… Only Better!

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Veterinary group opens new hospital in west of island
Veterinary group opens new hospital in west of island

January 08, 2016

PALMDALE Veterinary Group have opened the Caves Village Veterinary Hospital in western New Providence offering a complete service from routine examinations, vaccinations, advanced diagnostics, pet medications and specialised food supplies...

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BNT interns help prevent sea turtles from extinction

November 20, 2015

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) continues to contribute to the conservation of sea turtles, which remain on the global endangered species list.

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'Under the Sea' celebration theme for BREEF party
'Under the Sea' celebration theme for BREEF party

November 18, 2015

The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation, (BREEF) will hold a fundraising party on Saturday November 28th at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas with a theme suitably reflective of their endeavors: ‘Under the Sea’.

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BNT intern helps prevent sea turtles from extinction
BNT intern helps prevent sea turtles from extinction

November 18, 2015

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) continues to contribute to the conservation of sea turtles, which remain on the global endangered species list.

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Bahamian Students Receive Hands On Lesson in Bonefish Conservation

November 11, 2015

It is a well-known fact that our oceans are in serious trouble from a combination of over-fishing, pollution, and unsustainable development.

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