Quick Hits: Oprah Named PETA's Person Of Year, Study on Santa's Reindeer
* People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has named Oprah Winfrey its "Person of the Year." -- People.com
* Researchers at Texas A&M University say that Santa's reindeer are most likely female. -- The Associated Press
* A growing number of people are giving up their pets in these tough economic times. – The Associated Press
* Pet owners and animal welfare organizations in the United Kingdom are rebelling against new government guidelines that tell people how to care for their animals. – Telegraph.co.uk
* Some bird owners still don't know that the fumes from nonstick pans could hurt or kill their birds.
-- Pet Connection