4 Nov 2009

Xmas pets

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 4 November 2009

Animal welfare agencies are warning the public to be mindful of the seductive powers of cute critters this Christmas. Impulse buying of pet puppies and kittens during the festive season can end in disaster, with many pets bought as Christmas presents ending up unwanted in animal shelters by New Year.