Animals/Pets

Did deadly snake kill her cat
Did deadly snake kill her cat

May 14, 2018

A DEAD cat with bite marks near its abdomen has raised suspicions that a non-indigenous, poisonous snake could be lurking in north-west New Providence...

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Dog Day Afternoon at Claridge Primary
Dog Day Afternoon at Claridge Primary

May 09, 2018

A Grade 2 student at Claridge Primary shows eagerness to answer question about pet wellness during a visit to the Nassau school by a local representative of the Washington, D.C.-based Pet Food Institute and BAARK, Bahamas Alliance for Animals Rights and Kindness, a non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers...

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Bones Babes Reel Them In 2018

April 19, 2018

The highly anticipated Bahamas Rotary Tuna Classic returned in grand style last weekend, as teams of fishing enthusiasts took to the high seas for two days of friendly competition. Now in its sixteenth year, the 2018 Tuna Tournament saw thirteen teams from around the country, battle it out in various categories including largest dolphin, Mahi Mahi and tuna and then the coveted Grand Slam...

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Help catch killer pit bull's owner
Help catch killer pit bull's owner

April 03, 2018

THE Bahamas Humane Society is offering a $3,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the man who filmed and encouraged a dog to kill a smaller dog...

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Magistrates Ruling on Turtle Killer Was Too Lenient
Magistrates Ruling on Turtle Killer Was Too Lenient

March 14, 2018

The Bahamas National Trust condemns the killing of the sea turtle in Grand Bahama. We commend the officers of the various agencies who coordinated the arrest of the three people responsible for the capture and brutal slaughter of a loggerhead turtle last week in Grand Bahama...

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Strutt your Mutt in the name of Love
"Strutt (your Mutt) in the name of Love"

March 08, 2018

In honor of Humane Society International’s World Spay Day Baark! hosted its 6th ‘Strut your Mutt’ Walk-A-Thon event on Sunday February 25th at Goodman’s Bay, for both two and four-legged participants...

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Turtle slaughter: three held
Turtle slaughter: three held

March 08, 2018

POLICE have arrested three people - two men and a woman - in connection with the brutal killing of a Loggerhead turtle on Grand Bahama...

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Hunt for turtle's hammer killer
Hunt for turtle's hammer killer

March 07, 2018

A VIDEO circulating on social media showing a man brutally killing a sea turtle, believed to be in The Bahamas, is drawing outrage from animal activists and calls for a Royal Bahamas Police Force investigation...

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Turkey Vulture Spotted in Nassau, and Other Bird Counting Results

January 18, 2018

Clad head to toe in warm clothes with woolly hats, socks, vests and stout walking shoes, 28 eager volunteers in five groups set off at sunrise on a recent Sunday morning to count birds, a globally recorded annual labour of love for the Audubon Society...

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Atlantis, Paradise Island's Animal Rescue Team Collaborates with Local and International Agencies to Return Manatee to the Wild Following On-Property Rehabilitation
Atlantis, Paradise Island's Animal Rescue Team Collaborates with Local and International Agencies to Return Manatee to the Wild Following On-Property Rehabilitation

January 15, 2018

Rescued marine mammal, dubbed “Manny,” returned to Spanish Wells, Bahamas, following three-month recovery at the resort’s Animal Rescue and Care Facility...

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Swimming Pigs Story Spawns Major Book Deal

January 08, 2018

Worldwide attraction coming to book stores in North America and Europe, published and distributed by Skyhorse Publishing in fall 2018

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Pet Food Institute offers tips on how to keep your pets safe and healthy this holiday season
Pet Food Institute offers tips on how to keep your pets safe and healthy this holiday season

December 11, 2017

For many families during the holiday season, dogs and cats are part of the festivities and may even receive a present. A pet’s health and safety are still important to consider while planning for holidays. The Pet Food Institute (PFI), which provides information...

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Operation Potcake 2017 Volunteers Needed

October 11, 2017

There will be a two day clinic held this month under the OP name. Volunteers are still needed, particularly in recovery!...

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Profitt's a Winner before Race even Starts

September 23, 2017

Animal Lover Viviane Wins Pet Food Institute’s Contest, Suit & Entry Fee for Potcakeman Triathlon...

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Bahamas Humane Society Adoption Special

August 08, 2017

Coming soon! Bingo Night! Tuesday, August 22nd, 7 p.m. at the Green Parrot...

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Crawfish Season OPEN-B.R.E.EF encourage persons to follow fishing regulations!

August 01, 2017

In preparation for the opening of the Crawfish season on August 1st...

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Former govt approved energy deal
Former govt approved energy deal

May 16, 2017

Among its final acts as the Government of The Bahamas, Prime Minister Perry Christie revealed last night that his Cabinet approved a natural gas energy deal with a company days before the general election. Christie said if followed through the agreement would bring about more affordable and reliable power in The Bahamas...

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Pet Food Institute Expands Regional Reach to Teach Back-to-Back Grand Bahama, Trinidad Show

April 14, 2017

A dog may be man’s best friend, but in the Caribbean and Bahamas, a campaign is turning out to be dog’s best friend. The campaign is an education outreach by the Washington-based Pet Food Institute (PFI)...

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Crawfish Season CLOSED April 1st-July 31st, 2017

March 30, 2017

The Department of Marine Resources wishes to advise the general public that the closed season for the capturing of crawfish is the period April 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017 inclusive...

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Operators reject fears over surrey horse health
Operators reject fears over surrey horse health

March 28, 2017

CARRIAGE operators in New Providence have dismissed concerns raised over the treatment of surrey horses around the country, claiming that improvements in sector regulations have ensured that best practices are adhered to...

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