Pet Care

Is a Doodle right for you?

Doodles are very popular pets, and for good reason. They are cute and fun, but they can be high-maintenance. Learn the pros, cons, and must-haves for this adorable breed. I saw my first Doodles in […]

Pet Care

Is it OK to groom your own dog?

All dogs need grooming of some kind, from a basic bath and nail trim to an elaborate hair cut. Your dog’s particular needs will depend on breed and fur type. Here are some do’s and don’ts […]

Pet Care

How to buy a puppy online

You’re ready to bring home a new canine family member but you want to do it right. Learn how to choose the right breed for your family and how to avoid scams, puppy mills, and […]

Pet Care

5 things you didn’t know about black cats

October 27th is National Black Cat Day. At Halloween/Samhain time we think of witches, pumpkins, and black cats. There is no shortage of misinformation, legends, and superstitions about black cats in popular culture, but how […]

Lost Pet Recovery

Which QR code pet tag is the best?

A search for QR code pet tags will yield hundreds of results. From name brand American tech company subscriptions to cheap Chinese products on Amazon, the dizzying array can confuse a potential buyer. What’s the […]

Pet Care

Senior cat care

When kitties move into their “golden years” they need special consideration for their well-being. Here are five important steps to keep your senior cat healthy and comfortable. 1) Brushing I have been blessed with many […]

Animal Welfare

Should pets be given as gifts?

Should pets be given as gifts? This is a controversial subject sure to spark lively conversation. Most people will say no, it’s a bad idea, but is this true? For many years those of us […]

Lost Pet Recovery

How to prove pet ownership

Proving ownership of your pets may seem simple, but it actually isn’t. It’s the sort of thing you won’t think about until you have a problem and then it may be too late. Check out […]