If you live with a dog or if you have kids, don’t miss this superb article on how to have smooth, happy interactions between children and dogs. It’s packed with great advice on how to read your dog and how to teach children the right ways to pet a dog. I’m excited, because it’s not… Continue Reading
Something about these dogs sproinging on trampolines makes me smile. Looks like fun! Don’t miss this video—this time of a boxer having fun jumping. (It couldn’t be embedded.)
Check out these great instructions for a beefy cat scratching post/cat tree. It’s a no-frills, utilitarian design, but it looks easy to build and that it will last forever. You can make it fancier by painting the shelf supports and by the color carpet you use to cover the shelves. And if you don’t cover… Continue Reading
Jacob the cat went missing in February 2005. The cat was microchipped, but the contact information was out of date. Jacob is back with his owner though because shelter staff were able to find her Facebook page and send her a message. Cool!
Rat droppings Feds seized undisclosed pet food products at an Illinois PETCO warehouse at the request of the FDA because they were stored in unsanitary conditions. In April, the FDA found “widespread and active rodent and bird infestation”. Apparently PETCO didn’t take these findings too seriously since a second inspection in May found “continuing and… Continue Reading