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Quick Hits: Chihuahua Lost to Wind Gust Reunited with Owner; Plus, Can Pets Get Swine Flu?

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* A 5-lb. Chihuahua named Tinkerbell who was whisked away from a flea market by a fierce storm is back home with his owner after a pet psychic helped locate her. – AP

* Can cats and dogs catch the new swine flu? No, at least so far. – Examiner

* Factory farms could be behind the swine flu outbreak. – Wayne Pacelle

* PETA has asked Britain’s Got Talent sensation Susan Boyle to star in a public service announcement that would help homeless animals. – PETA

* Huff Puff, a hedgehog four times the size of her peers, is put on a diet by a rescue group. – BBC

* Pet owners would be surprised to learn that it’s the EPA that regulates flea products for dogs and cats, not the FDA. And the EPA won’t list the names of products in question. – Pet Connection Blog

* Which is better for your cat: wet or dry? – Petside.com