Friday, September 29, 2023

Should You Shave Your Cat, and How?

There are a number of reasons why people consider shaving their cats. The selfless reasons include: Because it’s hot outside, and you feel badly for...
dog euthanasia

Alternatives to Dog Euthanasia

  This was inspired by a true story with an unhappy ending. It began with a simple question to a neighbor in my building: “How’s your...
purebred dog

Why Purebred Dogs Need Extra Love and Attention

To those outside of the complex world of dog breeding, the obsession with purebred dogs can seem confusing. Though we may all have our...
pocket pets

The Perfect Pocket Pets for Kids

Children who grow up with pets develop a respect and love for animals that they carry into adulthood. Caring for another creature also teaches...
dogs in tights

Dogs in Tights: The Chinese Pet Trend

In China, a trend has taken the internet by storm. Dogs in tights - otherwise known as Gou Gou Chuan Siwa. A google image...

The Problem with Feeding Birds an All-Seed Diet

Although seeds are a convenient and affordable option when it comes to feeding your pet bird, they actually aren't the best in terms of...
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5 Reasons Why Your Dog Should Not Sleep With You

I’ll preface this by saying I’m guilty as charged – or at least I was guilty of letting my dog sleep with me. I’m...
cleft palate

Meet Lentil and Learn How to Help Dogs with Cleft Palates

Meet Lentil, more often called Lenny, the French Bulldog puppy that has reached into the hearts of dog lovers across the internet. He’s only...

A Holistic Approach to Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Hyperthyroidism is a common condition that affects many middle-aged and senior cats. And, according to the ASPCA, it's also the most common glandular disease...

Unique Ways Animals Rest and Sleep

Just like humans, animals need to get a few good hours of sleep in order to function at their best, but the ways in...