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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

Photos, Video & Results: DTC Dog Agility Trials

Photos, Video & Results: DTC Dog Agility Trials

[Updated with video + results] The Dog Training Club of Bermuda is holding their Dog Agility Trials this weekend, with the event getting underway today [Nov 7] at the Somersfield Academy field in Devonshire.The classes offered include Novice, Open, Excellent, and Masters in Standard Agility;  Novice, Open, Excellent, and Masters in Jumpers with... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BKC Holds Bermuda Dog Show

Photos & Video: BKC Holds Bermuda Dog Show

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Kennel Club [BKC] is holding their Bermuda Dog Shows this weekend, with the show getting underway yesterday [Oct 24] and set to continue today at the Somersfield Academy field on Middle Road in Devonshire.The weekend featured four International All Breed Championship Dog Shows, with two held on October 24 and two... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Aquarium Society Fish Show

Photos: 2015 Aquarium Society Fish Show

[Updated with results] The Bermuda Fry-Angle Aquarium Society held its Annual Fish Show on Saturday [Oct 10] at the SPCA offices 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. Trophies were awarded for the Best Cichlid in Show, Best Old... Read more of this article

Photos: St. George’s Students Celebrate Heritage

Photos: St. George’s Students Celebrate Heritage

The children of St. George’s Prep enjoyed a fun-packed day on May 22, with both St. George’s Preparatory and East End Primary schools engaged in major events all day. St. George’s Preschool was in attendance at both of the performances put on in King’s Square, including one by East End Primary and another at the Mini Ag Show held at St. George’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

Photos & Video: Dog Association Agility Show

The International Dog Events Association [IDEA] is holding their Dog Agility Show this weekend at the Somersfield Academy field in Devonshire, with the event getting underway on Saturday, and continuing today [Mar 29]. IDEA is a United States Dog Agility Association [USDAA] affiliated Group and holds competitive agility events in Bermuda under USDAA... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

Photos & Video: SPCA Hosts ‘Paws To The Park’

[Updated with video] The Bermuda SPCA hosted their ‘Paws to the Park’ event today [March 1] at St. Paul’s Church in Paget, with the event kicking off with a dog walk, which saw participants walking to raise funds. In describing the event previously, a spokesperson said, “Your fundraising efforts will be rewarded! The first 100 people... Read more of this article

Photos: SPCA Fun Fair & Animal Expo

Photos: SPCA Fun Fair & Animal Expo

The Bermuda Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA] hosted the SPCA Fun Fair & Expo at the Botanical Gardens today [Oct 11]. Despite the impending arrival of Tropical Storm Fay, the weather held up for the event, which was well attended by both humans and animals.The Expo offered a variety of family and pet focused activities ranging... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: ‘Blessing of Animals’ Ceremony

Photos & Video: ‘Blessing of Animals’ Ceremony

The Anglican Parish of St George hosted its first Blessing of Animals at the Unfinished Church in St. George’s today [Oct 5], with pet owners making their way to the afternoon ceremony, which saw people, dogs, horses and at least one cat in attendance.The service was officiated by the Rev’d W David Raths and the Rev’d John Stow and included... Read more of this article

Photos: Bee Swarm Found On Front Street

Photos: Bee Swarm Found On Front Street

[Updated] Officials from the Department of Environmental Protection are presently on Front Street this afternoon [Sept 4] after a large bee swarm was found opposite the Beach Restaurant. The bees are, at present, located in a tree and plans are being made to remove them. Further details are limited at this time, however we have asked officials for... Read more of this article

Photos: Ocean Vet Team Tags Turtles

Photos: Ocean Vet Team Tags Turtles

Dr. Neil Burnie, Choy Aming, and the rest of the Ocean Vet team recently spent a day tagging turtles for tracking, assisting Peter Meylan and Jennifer Gray from the Bermuda Turtle Project. The successful day saw a number of turtles tagged, along with the discovery of a turtle that had already been tagged eight years prior. Dr. Burnie and the team were... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Blue Marlin Donated For Study

Photos & Video: Blue Marlin Donated For Study

A Blue Marlin donated by the Billfish Tournament to the Ocean Vet team for research was hoisted for delivery to the Spanish Point Boat Club on July 11, with the 573 pound fish requiring a team of workers and several pieces of equipment to get it loaded and moved. Once the fish arrived at its destination, the Ocean Vet team dissected the fish, with footage... Read more of this article