Pet Xing

Popular pet store to close its doors

From behind the cash register in the quintessential small-town pet shop, Larry Taylor tells his customers he will be shutting down after nearly a decade in business. The decision ...

Auburn seeks public’s help to ID accessibility issues

  The City of Auburn is enlisting its residents’ help to identify public areas that need to be made more accessible to people with disabilities. As part of the city&rs ...

Our View: Access and education are needed

It’s a tale of two struggles. The Americans with Disabilities Act has been in existence since 1990. Its ultimate goal of creating access for all, especially those with disabilit ...

Another Auburn business sued for ADA issues

Another Auburn business said it has recently been sued by a Carmichael-based attorney for disability access, and the city of Auburn is working to find out who else is being impacte ...

More Auburn businesses face ADA lawsuits from Carmichael attorney

Three Auburn businesses spoke out Friday about the Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits they are currently facing from Scott Johnson, a Carmichael-based attorney. Johnson is c ...

Succumb to Wal-Mart plan

I can name you a few places where a large retail business had adverse effects on the town. Not only that, but the business in question is Wal-Mart! While busy degrading the aesthe ...

Looking for the perfect pet presents?

Are you looking for gift ideas for your furry family members this Christmas? Auburn stores have a variety of fun, quirky and cute presents for your pets. Pet Xing Owner Larry Tayl ...

In a recession, Auburn businesses get creative to survive

Local businesses are finding creative ways to reduce overhead costs as the recession continues. An Auburn travel agency owner has closed her storefront and now works from home. ...

In belt-tightening times, businesses streamline to survive

A longtime Auburn pet store is moving to a smaller location. A Downtown restaurant has relocated to a smaller space and updated the menu. And several shop owners in Old Town have c ...

Store ready to party all the time

The owners of an Auburn pet store are spreading their wings in a new direction. Monica and Larry Taylor, who run Pet Xing, opened Party Maker this week in North Auburn. The Tayl ...