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  Petfinder.com: Adopt a pet and help an animal shelter rescue a puppy or kitten.
When winter winds and snows are blowing your way, these tips will help you keep your pet safe and make him or her comfortable.
If not, post a free Found Pet ad and call your local animal welfare groups and area veterinarians to see if anyone has reported a pet missing.
The pet adoption experience at different types of shelters can be vastly different, so take the time to visit the home page of your local groups to see which you might enjoy working with most.
www.petfinder.com   (540 words)

  
  Nuclear Medicine, PET
PET scans are used most often to detect cancer and to examine the effects of cancer therapy by characterizing biochemical changes in the cancer.
PET scans of the heart can also be used to determine if areas of the heart that show decreased function are alive rather than scarred as a result of a prior heart attack, called a myocardial infarction.
PET scans of the brain are used to evaluate patients who have memory disorders of an undetermined cause, suspected or proven brain tumors or seizure disorders that are not responsive to medical therapy and are therefore candidates for surgery.
www.radiologyinfo.org /en/info.cfm?pg=pet   (1367 words)

  
 PET Scanning, PET/CT Scan, What Is A PET Scan, Positron Emission Tomography, PET Scan
PET is considered particularly effective in identifying whether cancer is present or not, if it has spread, if it is responding to treatment, and if a person is cancer free after treatment.
PET is often used in conjunction with an MRI or CT scan through "fusion" to give a full three-dimensional view of an organ and the location of cancer within that organ.
To perform PET studies in the late 1970s, a large staff was needed: physicists to run the cyclotron that produces the fluorine-18 and to oversee the scanner, chemists to make the tracers such as FDG, and dedicated, specialist physicians.
interactive.snm.org /index.cfm?PageID=972&RPID=924   (1274 words)

  
 Northwest Airlines nwa.com - Products & Services - Cargo - Priority Pet   (Site not responding. Last check: )
To ensure that your pet will be transported as 'Checked Luggage' to your final destination on another airline, please check with all airlines in your itinerary for their pet policies.
Pets may not be allowed entrance, may only be accepted for certain modes of transport, or may require quarantines of up to six months.
Pet charges are excess luggage charges, which are based on the size and weight of the pet and kennel.
www.nwa.com /services/shipping/cargo/products/ppet2.shtml   (2480 words)

  
 Selecting Safe Pets
But many shelters and pet stores actually don't allow purchases or adoptions of pets around the holidays because, far too often, animals are returned when families haven't thought through all of the responsibilities of taking care of the pet.
Pet reptiles are an especially bad idea if anyone in your house, such as infants and elderly people, faces greater health risks from a salmonella infection.
Pet ownership offers many benefits, and doing a little research before taking the plunge helps ensure that your new pet will be a welcome addition to the family.
kidshealth.org /parent/firstaid_safe/home/pets.html   (1357 words)

  
  Bextra Pet medicine encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bextra Keep all medicine out ofthe reach of children and pets.
Pet a domesticated animal kept for companionship or amusement health..care attention aid tending work.
Physicians consider a number of factors when choosing medicines for their.If you are one of the few patients allergic to sulfonamides, Bextra and.
www.iljin.ru /bextra/pet-medicine-encyclopedia.htm   (521 words)

  
 Cambridge ESOL - Exams - PET (Preliminary English Test)
PET is a valuable qualification if you want to work or study abroad or to develop a career in international business.
Studying for PET is a popular way to improve your language skills and use them in a wide range of contexts.
PET Information for Candidates, a brief introduction to the exam written specially for candidates, is now available from the PET Downloads page.
www.cambridgeesol.org /exams/pet.htm   (829 words)

  
 Pet Care | The Humane Society of the United States
Placing your pet in a boarding kennel is a good alternative to taking your pet with you when you travel or leaving her with friends or neighbors.
Hiring a pet sitter can be a good alternative to boarding your pet at a kennel or leaving her in the care of friends or neighbors.
A new museum exhibit, Pets in America, weaves a fascinating tale of pets past and present, with artifacts ranging from an 1897 photo of a horse-drawn dog ambulance to a 70’s era Lassie lunchbox.
www.hsus.org /pets/pet_care   (1928 words)

  
 Commodore.ca | Products | The Amazing Commodore PET History, Pictures, Timeline & Manuals   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Chuck developed the PET concept and took it to Radio Shack hoping to have them retail it for him but they were not interested.
The PET made the cover of the October 1977 Popular Science, had a small write up in a 1978 Playboy and had a very interesting and detailed review from the cover of the February 1978 Electronics Today.
By 1982 PET sales were declining with increased competition and Commodore decided to refresh the line with what Commodore called the CBM-II line: the "B" and "P" Series were conceived.
www.commodore.ca /products/pet/commodore_pet.htm   (5478 words)

  
 Encyclopedia of Pet Rabbits Reviews
The Encyclopedia of Pet Rabbits is a good reference on how to take care of a domestic rabbit, whether you're a pet owner or whether you're a breeder.
But most of the information is geared toward the rabbitry owner, rather than the individual who has a pet rabbit or two.
A few topics that are important to most pet owners, such as neutering and spaying, are not covered at all.
www.rabbitweb.net /review4.asp   (491 words)

  
 Why You Should Spay or Neuter Your Pet | The Humane Society of the United States
Depending on your pet's age, size, and health, he or she will stay at your veterinarian's office for a few hours or a few days.
Spaying eliminates the possibility of uterine or ovarian cancer and greatly reduces the incidence of breast cancer, particularly when your pet is spayed before her first estrous cycle.
Stray pets and homeless animals get into trash containers, defecate in public areas or on private lawns, and frighten or anger people who have no understanding of their misery or needs.
www.hsus.org /pets/pet_care/why_you_should_spay_or_neuter_your_pet.html   (625 words)

  
 Commodore PET 2001 computer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It appears that they just made up that description, though, as the name "PET" was apparently chosen to capitalize on the pet rock fad going on at the time.
The entire body of the PET - the base, the upper section, and the monitor, are all made of sheet metal.
The PET was quite popular in schools due to its simple use and all-in-one design - Commodore released numerous PET systems, each slightly different than the other, but the original 2001 series is the only one with the internal cassette drive and the tiny keyboard.
oldcomputers.net /pet2001.html   (1982 words)

  
 Pet Food Express: Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Browse through hundreds of articles to help you pick the perfect pet, learn more about caring for your friend, and much more.
Our complete set of encyclopedias will include dogs, cats, fish, birds, reptiles, small animals, and large animals.
All Rights Reserved © 2005 Pet Food Express
petfoodexpress.com /resources/encyclopedia/gateway.asp   (47 words)

  
 Pet Questions Answered
It is intended to provide a common sense perspective for pet owners.
Visitors are encouraged to seek proper evaluation and assessment from their veterinarian for any of their pets' health or behavior problems.
Follow the links in the categories below to find out the answers to common questions regarding pets, pet health and animal behavior.
www.petfocused.com /questions/index.php   (77 words)

  
 Pet Supplies: Discount Pet Supply: Pet Accessories & Products
Our pet products store is open 24 hours a day for your discount pet supply shopping needs.
Our pet store has a great selection pet accessories and pet products for the animal lover in you.
Our goal at MyPetOutlet, is to give our customers quality pet supply at competitive prices.
www.mypetoutlet.com   (109 words)

  
 Pet Supplies at Value-Pet-Supplies.com
Consider a great range of pet supplies online including beds & houses, bowls, carriers & cages, collars & leashes, grooming & health, odor control, toys & treats and many more online.
Enjoy shopping from the comfort of your home and receive your pet supplies shipped straight to your home, quickly and securely!
Subscribe to our free newsletter save money and recieve great shopping deals for popular pet supplies.This means free shipping promos, coupons, gifts, news of new cool stuff and more!
www.value-pet-supplies.com   (339 words)

  
 Petfinder.com: Adopt a pet and help an animal shelter rescue a puppy or kitten.
Hurricane preparedness pet videos at PetVideo.com cover important information for pet parents living in high-risk areas that may be evacuated due to hurricanes or other natural disasters.
The pet adoption experience at different types of shelters can be vastly different, so take the time to visit the home page of your local groups to see which you might enjoy working with most.
Supporting homeless pets is one of the best acts of kindness.
www.petfinder.com /index.html   (494 words)

  
 PETCO: Pet Supplies, Online Pet Supplies, Pet Products & Pet Accessories.
PETCO: Pet Supplies, Online Pet Supplies, Pet Products and Pet Accessories.
Buy one, get one FREE on all Fall Fashions by DC apparel for dogs.
PETCO.com is a trademark of PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc.
www.petco.com   (73 words)

  
 PetSmart - Pet supplies and pet products for healthier, happier pets
Search our Pet Content for pet care solutions & more
Search our archives for more pets of the day:
By using this Website, you agree to our Conditions of Use, Legal Notices, and Privacy Policy.
www.petsmart.com /ps/main.jsp   (124 words)

  
 Defra, UK - Animal health and welfare - Bringing pets to Britain
Bringing pets to the UK This site explains what you have to do to bring your pet dog, cat or ferret into (or back into)the UK through the Pet Travel Scheme(or PETS for short) without putting it into quarantine.
This site also tells you about quarantine in the UK for animals that don't qualify for PETS.
EU Regulation on the movement of pet animals
www.defra.gov.uk /animalh/quarantine/index.htm   (363 words)

  
 Pet Supplies - Online Pet Supply Store & Pet Products
Pet Supplies - Online Pet Supply Store & Pet Products
Midwest Hide-A-Way Litter Box Cover or Pet Retreat
Search for great deals on 1000s of pet supplies
www.nextdaypets.com /directory/pet_supplies   (202 words)

  
 Pet Sematary (1989)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Stephen King's Pet Sematary (Philippines: English title) (poster title)
Discuss this title with other users on IMDb message board for Pet Sematary (1989)
THE REMAKE - who would you like to see?
www.imdb.com /title/tt0098084   (343 words)

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