A news blog for Seattle's Phinney Ridge and Greenwood neighborhoods

 

Little yellow bird found crossing Linden at North 78th on July 3 – is it yours?

July 6th, 2016 by Doree

Emily said she found this little yellow bird calmly crossing Linden Avenue at North 78th Street around 4 p.m. on July 3. It has a band on its leg and appears to be in good health.

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She’s notified Seattle Animal Shelter in case anyone calls looking for it, but the bird is still at her house. Call 784-7596 if the bird is yours.

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UPDATE: FOUND — ‘Gertie’ the Yorkie is missing from Phinney Ridge

June 18th, 2016 by Doree

Update: Gertie has been found.

Earlier: Gertie, a 15-year-old, 3-pound Yorkie, disappeared from Palatine Avenue North between North 51st and 52nd streets on Friday. She is hard of hearing but very friendly and easy to pick up.

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If you’ve seen her, call or text Jennifer at 206-297-8573.

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UPDATE: OWNER FOUND — Female Chihuahua mix found in Phinney-Greenwood, taken to Animal Shelter

June 16th, 2016 by Doree

Update: She has been reunited with her family.

Earlier: A female Chihuahua mix was found in the Phinney-Greenwood area on Tuesday and taken to Seattle Animal Shelter, 2061 15th Ave. W. in Interbay.

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If she’s yours, call the shelter at 206-386-7387. It’s open from 12-6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

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Dog found at 82nd and 8th – taken to shelter

June 15th, 2016 by Doree

Kevin found this “sweet and gentle dog” wandering on NW 82nd Street near 8th Avenue NW around 1:30 p.m. today (Wednesday).

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It did not have a collar or tags, so he took it to Seattle Animal Shelter, 2061 15th Ave NW.

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UPDATE: FOUND — Shiba Inu lost from Ballard, seen in Fremont, could be in our neighborhood

March 18th, 2016 by Doree

Update: Indy has been found.

Earlier: Indy, a 1-year-old male Shiba Inu was hit by a car in Ballard two days ago and ran off. He’s been seen around Greenwood and North 41st Street in Fremont, and could be anywhere in our neighborhood.

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If you see him, please call or text Tommy 206-914-5162.

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Chowder the cat is missing from Greenwood

February 17th, 2016 by Doree

Chowder the cat disappeared from his home at North 85th Street and Fremont Avenue North on Friday afternoon.

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Call or text 206-658-7148 if you have any information.

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UPDATE: OWNER FOUND — Brown and white cat named Puck found, chip owner info no longer valid

January 4th, 2016 by Doree

Update: Puck has been reunited with his owner.

Earlier: Kevin says he found a very sweet, and hungry, brown and white cat with blue eyes at his door at NW 72nd Street and Sycamore Avenue last Wednesday.

The cat is chipped, but the phone number on the chip is no longer associated with the owners.

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The chip says the cat’s name is Puck, he’s 12 years old, and he was registered in 2004 in Portland. When he showed up crying at our door last week, he was really skinny and hungry. He’s a very sweet guy and seems to be an indoor cat.

If you are or know the owner, please email us at tips@phinneywood.com and we’ll put you in touch with Kevin.

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UPDATE: FOUND — Buddy the terrier mix is missing from Ballard, may be in PhinneyWood area

January 4th, 2016 by Doree

Update: Molly says a PhinneyWood reader spotted Buddy in the Green Lake neighborhood last night. He’s now back home.

Earlier: Molly says her 1-year-old terrier mix, Buddy, escaped from his Ballard home at NW 80th Street and 22nd Avenue NW on Wednesday and is still missing.

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He was last spotted at NW 67th Street and 11th Avenue NW and may be in our neighborhood by now.

Please call or text 206-351-3098 or 206-226-2126 if you spot him. He is very skittish and will likely run from strangers.

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UPDATE: FOUND — Bambi the pug disappeared from her Greenwood home Sunday evening

November 16th, 2015 by Doree

Update: Bambi has been found.

Earlier: Bambi, an 11-year-old female pug, got out of her house about 5 p.m. Sunday near the Holman Road QFC, on NW 100th Street and 3rd Avenue NW.

Bambi weighs about 18 pounds, has a gray face, but looks and acts like a puppy. She is not wearing a collar but is micro-chipped.

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If you’ve seen her, call Briana at 206-458-1006 or 206-957-2543.

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