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 […]

How to scan for a pet microchip

Microchips are a lost pet’s ticket back home, but they can be missed by an improper scan. Whether you’re an animal welfare professional, a rescuer, or just a pet parent, you should know how to […]

Lost Pet Recovery

Pet microchip myths BUSTED

Microchips save lives and keep your pets safe. Key to their effectiveness is understanding how they do and don’t work. From the sublime to the absurd, here are some of the most common myths about […]

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 […]

Pet Business

Diversify your pet care client base: Tourists

Is your pet sitting and dog walking business growing too slowly? Are you having difficulty picking up new clients in your service area? It’s time to diversify. As discussed in Recession proof your pet business, […]

Lost Pet Recovery

Best free pet microchip registry

With more than 30 pet microchip registries in the Unites States, how do you know which one to choose? There are many factors including cost. Some charge a one-time fee, some charge yearly, and some […]