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Video game characters and monster mash-ups are big for the little set this year. Click to see some of the hottest costumes.
Australians may be cutting back on spending on themselves as they cope with inflation, but when it comes to their pets no expenses are spared.
Hurricane Irene is bearing down on the East Coast, and emergency responders are preparing to rescue residents unlucky enough to be overcome by Mother Nature. They're also preparing to save the animals, too.
To get an idea of how expensive animals can be, CNBC.com gathered some of the most expensive animals that have been sold or that can be purchased. Check out the list!
"I have a stroller for my cat," the attractive young woman said with a Cheshire grin. "How much did it cost?" I asked. "Oh, about $140, but I don't care," she answered. That's exactly what the 8,000 people at the SuperZoo 2007 trade show in Las Vegas are counting on. It's a 41 billion dollar business and growing by double digits, all things to do with pets. From food (some of which is alive) to organic leashes and collars.
Some 80,000 animal lovers are attending America's Family Pet Expo in southern California this weekend.
Why run Gymboree with the real money is at Petco? Here’s the latest proof that we’d rather have a nanny raise the kids, but don’t get between me and my dog: Doggie Yoga classes. That you PAY for. Apparently, they are a hit at the Humane Society in Seattle, where dogs and their masters relax together, with the “upward facing belly pose.” Namaste!