Month: May 2017

It’s officially summertime! Which means you can fire up the grill and spread out the gingham tablecloth, because the start of summer also means the beginning of BBQ season. Along with whether to get spicy brown mustard, yellow mustard, or both, pet owners throwing outdoor parties need to keep their animals in mind. Of course,
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It’s amazing the commotion one tiny kitten can cause. According to News 12, who reported this story out of Westchester County, New York, residents in the Edgemont section grew concerned for a small kitten that was trapped in a storm drain for up to four days (the Greenburgh Daily Voice reported that it was five,
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Lyme disease will be “highly problematic” in 2017, forecasters say. By: burroblando As warm weather approaches, so does the threat of ticks carrying parasites. That means Lyme disease, folks. And Lyme disease is no longer something you have to worry about only if you live in the Northeastern United States. The disease has been expanding into
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Routine blood tests don’t typically tell us enough about cancer affecting our pets. By: sandiegochurch When our pets are sick, our mind often trips into worst-case-scenario mode. Despite all my training, I did this when one of my own cats went lame. My mind immediately screamed “He might have bone cancer!” rather than the more likely alternative
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“It’s our mission to make cat products that you will love as much as your cat does,” says the maker of The Cone. Finally, your cat can enjoy the best of 2 worlds. A company called WISKI has come up with The Cone, a novel product with a sleek, modern design that offers the comfort of a soft bed
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Extra strong currents of Jedi good vibes are flowing through the universe, because it is the 40th anniversary of Star Wars. The first film in the famous franchise premiered on May 25, 1977. Pets across the world are picking up on these Star Wars vibrations and showing off their best looks inspired by a galaxy far,
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Have you ever met a Kinkalow? Well, you are about to. Yoda is one of the kitties that belong to this newer breed of feline. Kinkalows are a cross between Munchkin cats and American curls, giving them a truly unique look. Kinkalows like Yoda are small with short, little legs and ears that curl back
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My sneaky cats love to nibble on the leaves of my house plants. Although I keep only nontoxic plants in my house, I decided to make a little herb garden for my cats to enjoy. In 3 easy steps, you can too. Supplies Planter box or container Potting dirt Cat-friendly plants such as catnip or wheatgrass Photos by:
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It can be hard to get the hair on your head to do what you want. Now, imagine having hair all over. Pets deal with this everyday, which can make having a perfect hair day difficult. But through a mix of genetics, general cuteness, grooming, licking and shaking, they manage. In fact, sometimes their fur
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