Michael Vick’s Dogs Today

Sports Illustrated has a good article on several of the dogs rescued from Michael Vick’s dog fighting operation, Bad Newz Kennels.  Many of these dogs have really blossomed in foster homes, while others still have a lot to overcome.  Jasmine, in particular, is a dog absolutely gripped by fear, but she is making progress thanks… Continue Reading

FDA Issues Warning For Chicken Jerky

The FDA has issued a warning about the possible danger of feeding pets chicken jerky from China. This follows Australia recalling Chinese chicken jerky. Australia recalled KraMar Supa Naturals Chicken Breast Strips after it was link to dogs falling ill.  If this issue with chicken jerky sounds familiar, it’s because this is a repeat of … Continue Reading

DIY: Holiday Round-Up Of Gift Ideas

Here’s the collection of DIY projects I’ve written about recently that would make good, inexpensive presents this year when money is tight for so many. PetProject hopes all of you are enjoying the season, that you & yours are healthy & happy, and that the coming year is filled with joy. On with the projects!… Continue Reading

Shout Out To Stephan Reiter

PetProject says a big “Thank You!” to Stephan Reiter for his super useful & splendiferous plugin Scissors for WordPress. I’m not an expert on this stuff, so I’ll describe it in my non-tech way. WordPress lets you resize images after you upload them, but Scissors goes further. It lets you crop images, and when you… Continue Reading

“Goth” Pierced Kittens Rescued From Home

I don’t even know what to say about this story—the mind just reels.  This started when a man in one state noticed kittens in another state with piercings in their ears, neck, & tail were being sold as “goth” kittens on eBay. This compassionate man drove to  Pennsylvania, saw the kittens at the woman’s home,… Continue Reading