Today is National Dog Day!

Today is National Dog Day!

Dogs

Did you know this is National Dog Appreciation Day?  August 26th was established by the National Dog Day Foundation to help educate the public about the value and importance of dogs in our lives.  Their motto is “Saving 10,000 Dogs – One Day at a Time”.   A dog owner himself, Present George W. Bush sent […]

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Can You Train A Cat?

Can You Train A Cat?

Kittens

,Everyone knows that dogs can be trained to walk on a leash or to do tricks, but few people realize that cats are as intelligent as dogs and can be trained as well.  Cats, however, react differently than dogs and, likewise, have to be trained differently in order to achieve the desired result. Cats are […]

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Make Your Own Dog Treats

Make Your Own Dog Treats

Dogs

Beefy-Cheesy Dog Treats Tested and proven by my dogs!  My dogs are super-picky but they love these beefy-cheesy treats! Ingredients: 2 c. whole wheat flour ¾ c. yellow cornmeal ¼ c. soy milk 2 eggs 3   Beef -or- “Beef & Beef Broth” baby food 3 Tblsp. finely chopped fresh Parsley 1 c. grated Parmesan Instructions: Preheat […]

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Saltwater Fish – Not Just in the Ocean Anymore…..

Saltwater Fish – Not Just in the Ocean Anymore…..

Other Pets

Remember those beautiful, bright-colored fish you saw when you snorkeled in the ocean?  Saltwater fish live in diverse and delicate ecosystems and can be found all over the world.  More recently, they have become quite popular, not only in the coral reefs of tropical locations, but also in home  aquariums around the world. Unfortunately, not […]

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So You Want to Get a New Dog?

So You Want to Get a New Dog?

Dogs

What kind of dog should you consider?  It is important to match the breed of dog to your lifestyle in order for both of you to be happy.  Researching the breeds is an important part of finding the right dog for the right owner lifestyle.  There is a vast array of personality types and energy […]

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Keep Your Pet Safe During the Cold Weather

Keep Your Pet Safe During the Cold Weather

Dogs

Hey!  It’s really cold outside!  Pets, like humans, have varying tolerance levels to cold and it’s up to us, their human companions, to adjust accordingly to take care of them.  There are lots of things you can do to keep your pet safe even when the temps drop really low. 1.  Keep your pet hydrated […]

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Top 3: Types of Lizard Pets

Top 3: Types of Lizard Pets

Other Pets

There are several types of lizard pets available for sale at most pet stores which can make deciding which is the best for you a difficult decision. You will need to keep in mind how much money you have to spend, how much room you have available, and how long you are willing to care for the pet. […]

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