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Photos & Video: Paws To The Park Fun Walk

Photos & Video: Paws To The Park Fun Walk

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted their 1 mile and 3 mile Paws to the Park Family Fun Walk yesterday [May 12] at the Arboretum.Booths were set up with information available, walk registration, free giveaways and sponsors. Lots of four-legged visitors were on hand mingling and socializing with new friends before heading... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

Photos & Video: CedarBridge Hosts ‘Pet Pageant’

[Updated with photos] The Science Department of CedarBridge Academy is holding their first annual Pet Pageant this afternoon [Apr 22] at the CBA North Courtyard. There will be a pet parade and pet photo booth, and the different categories include pet king & queen, smallest pet, cutest costume, best carnival costume, owner-pet dress alike, best-dressed,... Read more of this article

Photos: Tiny Octopus Found On Side Of Lionfish

Photos: Tiny Octopus Found On Side Of Lionfish

While emptying a bag of lionfish they caught while diving in the Watch Hill Park and John Smith’s Bay area, local divers found a tiny octopus clinging to the side of a lionfish.In a post on social media, Weldon Wade said, “What a discovery! When freediving and culling lionfish we spear them and sometimes safely snip all the venomous spines... Read more of this article

Photos: Fry-Angle Aquarium Society Fish Show

Photos: Fry-Angle Aquarium Society Fish Show

The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its annual tropical fish show this weekend at the Peace Lutheran Church in Devonshire. Sponsored by Sousa’s Landscape Management and Noah’s Ark, the event saw more than 40 entrants, with Dan Sharifi — the owner of Cichlids of the Americas, an internet-based fish provider located in Central Florida... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Poultry Fanciers Bantam Jamboree

Photos/Video: Poultry Fanciers Bantam Jamboree

[Updated with photos and juniors' results] The Bermuda Poultry Fanciers Society hosted a Bantam Jamboree today [Nov 11] in the Jack King Building in the Botanical Gardens, with the event set to continue tomorrow from 9.00am until 3.00pm on Sunday. The 20-minute live video replay is below:For the first time since the club was restarted, there was junior... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda International Dog Shows

Photos/Video: Bermuda International Dog Shows

The Devil’s Isle All Breed Club is hosting the two day 2017 Bermuda International Dog Shows beginning today [Oct 21] and wrapping up tomorrow [Oct 22] in the Main Ring at the Botanical Gardens in Paget. The 7 minute live video replay is below:These shows have been approved/nominated as qualifying shows for Crufts 2018, and the judging panel includes... Read more of this article

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

Photos: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted their 21st annual ‘Paws to the Park’ yesterday [March 5th], with the event starting and finishing at St. Paul’s Church in Paget. The event was a success, despite the chilly weather, with both the four legged and two legged braving the elements and walking to help the... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 Fry-Angle Society Fish Show

Photos: 2016 Fry-Angle Society Fish Show

The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its Annual Trophy Fish Show today [Nov 5] at the Peace Lutheran Church Hall located on South Road in Paget. The Society is an organisation of individuals whose common interest is the keeping of tropical fish, and the show featured a wide variety of species. Awards are presented to adults and juniors for different... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Kennel Club Dog Show

Photos: Bermuda Kennel Club Dog Show

The Bermuda Kennel Club [BKC] hosted their annual Bermuda Dog Shows this weekend at the Somersfield Academy featuring four international all breed championship dog shows. The dog show — which welcomed dogs, handlers, and owners from Canada and the United States to compete with their Bermuda counterparts — got underway yesterday despite... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Blessing Of Animals’ Ceremony Held

Photos: ‘Blessing Of Animals’ Ceremony Held

The Anglican Parish of St. George hosted the Blessing Of Animals ceremony at the Unfinished Church in St George’s this afternoon [Oct 2]. The incumbent Reverend Canon W David Raths and Holy Trinity Church Reverend John Stow officiated the ceremony, which was free to attend, with donations accepted in aid of the SPCA welcome. Music was provided... Read more of this article

Photos: Bee Swarm Removed In Hamilton

Photos: Bee Swarm Removed In Hamilton

Beekeepers had to be called to remove a bee swarm today [June 23], with a large group of bees having swarmed on branches of a tree located on the corner of Cedar Avenue and Elliot Street.Apparently a passing pedestrian noticed the swarm this morning and reported it to Corporation of Hamilton, who arranged for it to be removed, with beekeepers Lewell... Read more of this article

Photos: Injured Turtle Has Stitches Removed

Photos: Injured Turtle Has Stitches Removed

Daisy — the loggerhead turtle that has been residing at the Bermuda Museum, Aquarium & Zoo since she underwent life-saving surgery to remove a rusting hook in her throat three months ago — has had her stitches removed and it is hoped she can be released back into the wild in late spring/early summer. “In addition to all of her... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Poultry Fanciers Society Show

Photos: Bermuda Poultry Fanciers Society Show

The Bermuda Poultry Fanciers Society’s Annual Poultry Show is taking place this weekend at the Botanical Gardens, with an array of animals on display including chickens, rabbits, turkeys, pigeons and more. Speaking in advance of the event, a spokesperson said, “The Jack King Building will be filled to the brim with lots of poultry pleasures,... Read more of this article