Monday, September 27, 2021
dog park

Proper Dog Park Etiquette for You and Your Dog

For those of us in the know – dog parks can be a fantastic place to spend some time with your dog. For those...
cat spay

Alley Cat Rescue Hosts Free Feral Cat Spay Day

Mt. Rainier, MD— On April 27, 2012, Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) will be hosting its Fourth Annual Free Feral Cat Spay Day to encourage...
dog ate pennies

I wish my dog ate my homework, but instead he ate this…

A 13 year old Jack Russell Terrier, named Jack, gave his owner, Tim Kelleher, a scare recently. When trying to reach a bag of...

Can You Catch a Cold From Your Cat?

Cats may be clean animals, but they certainly aren’t germ-free. While most of your pet’s pathogens pose no risk to people, there’s a good...
french bulldog

French Bulldogs: More Than Just a Cute Face

With those big bat ears and that endearing flat face full of character, it is not surprising that the popularity of French bulldogs, often...

The Hybrid Wolf Allure: What Fascinates Us About the Wolfdog?

You probably thought that vampires were the new fad after the Twilight books and films, right? But since vampires are hard to come by...
guard dogs

Guard Dogs – a Necessity or a Danger?

Last week, a Massachusetts 14-year-old was nearly killed by two Rottweilers after jumping a fence at a Boston-area construction yard to play with the...

DockDogs: A Fun and New Canine Sport

DockDogs burst onto the scene in 2001 in Lake Placid. Pairing dogs and handlers with water in a format that echoes summer cottage dock...
puppy mills

Puppy Mills 101

As you peruse the puppy section of your local pet store in the hopes of finding a new member for your household, don’t forget...
no kill

What’s In A Name? Does No-Kill Really Mean No Kill?

A recent controversy involving the Royal Oak Animal Shelter in Michigan calls into question the shelter’s interpretation of the term “no-kill.” The Royal Oak...