The SmallAnimalChannel Weekly Newswire – May 22, 2009

Stay up-to-date with the latest small animal news from all around the world.

Nutro Products Voluntarily Recalls Dry Cat Food
Select varieties of Nutro dry cat food are being voluntarily recalled by the manufacturer due to incorrect levels of zinc and potassium, reports the FDA. Read Now>>

Naked Mole Rat Gives Birth
The animal management team at Zoo Atlanta discovered six newborn naked mole rats, reports Read Now>>

Sugar Gliders In Museum Exhibit
Sugar gliders are the only live animals in the Extreme Mammals exhibit currently at the American Museum Of Natural History, reports the Associated Press. Read Now>>

Robot Hamsters Are On The Way
Toy hamsters that move and make noise debuted in Phoenix and will launch nationally this fall, reports Read Now>>

Man Who Was Voice Of Mickey Mouse Dies
For 32 years, Wayne Allwine was the voice for Mickey Mouse, reports Entertainment Weekly. Read Now>>

Three Generations Of Raising Rabbits
A Minnesota family shares an interest in raising rabbits, reports the Independent. Read Now>>

Seeking A Better Life For Lab Rats And Mice
Animal rights activists are fighting for the use of laboratory rats and mice to stop or, at least have them get better care, reports the Wall Street Journal. Read Now>>

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