Author: Robert

Ozzy the Cat Loves His Peaches

August 7, 2018

  Ozzy the cat has been seen all over the internet after Lydia Coutre posted photos of her parents cat cuddling up to peaches ripening on the kitchen table. Posting the photos to Twitter, she said: “My parents’ cat inexplicably loves peaches, and it’s the most delightful thing.” “My parents and Ozzy live in Michigan. […]

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Unlikely Couple Huddle Together in Wild Fire

August 7, 2018

  A cat and a chicken huddle together in the middle of one of California’s worst wild fires. Both were saved by the Grass Valley Fire Department in Redding, CA, and brought to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals where they are expected to fully recover from minor burns. Firefighters carried both in the […]

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Podcast: Isosceles’ Day- Life through a dog’s eye

August 7, 2018

In this special podcast Kevin Meehan shares with us his children’s book that takes the reader on a day long journey of a dog from the dog’s perspective. Isosceles’ Day – From being awakened by friend Mole, to a breakfast of dancing eggs, howling and grunting with Moose, time spent with Frog and Platypus, lunchtime with Lizard, […]

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Living with and training a deaf dog

August 5, 2018

Living with and training a deaf dog can be very rewarding. Set realistic expectations, be patient, and always remember to celebrate victories – no matter how small. Helpful Tips  Deaf dogs may bark a little louder than other dogs, since they cannot hear themselves. They just bark the only way they know how, which is sometimes […]

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Headline: Video of trainer beating a dog with a wiffle bat not being charged

July 27, 2018

Video shows this trainer, (Carie Taylor) beating the dog with a wiffle bat continuously while the dog hunkered down on the floor until it was finally able to run behind a chair to hide. The trainer coaxes the dog out and the dog now being praised walks beside the trainer without any resistance. The video […]

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Podcast-Easy Way To Clean Your Dog’s Ears and Why

July 26, 2018

  Eosera tells us how to easily and effectively clean your dog’s ears and remove wax buildup.  Breeds with long floppy ears in particular are prone to ear infections and other problems, but every dog should have it done on a regular basis. Chronic ear infections and other ear issues are exacerbated by wax build […]

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Sweet Tart McKee, a 9-year-old feline, elected Mayor in small town

July 26, 2018

  Small town Omena in Michigan just elected a new Mayor, and its a cat! Omena has had an animal as mayor for over a decade as well as other town official positions. Mayoral Results 2018 Mayor: Sweet Tart McKee (Cat) First Vice Mayor:  Diablo Shapiro (Dog) Second Vice Mayor: Punkin Anderson-Harden (Dog) Press Secretary: Harley Jones […]

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Health monitoring smart collar helps pets beat the heat

July 26, 2018

BURLINGTON, Mass. – Each summer, pets die from heat-related injuries and it’s not just from being left alone in a vehicle. While pet owners should never leave their pet unattended in a vehicle, they should understand the problems posed by summer heat and that an affordable piece of new technology could save the life of […]

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Safety Tips for Dogs on the Beach

July 19, 2018

 Come Prepared So You and Your Bow-Wow Beach Buddy Can Relax and Have a Blast!   Ø  Dogs on the beach are vulnerable to many of the same hazards as humans, like sunburn, heatstroke and dehydration. Ø  Protect your pooch from high temperatures and the blazing sun by setting up his/her own shady spot on […]

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Traveling With Your Dog to The Grand Canyon

July 18, 2018

WILLIAMS, Ariz. – July 2018 – For many of the 5 million people who visit Grand Canyon National Park annually, it’s a family trip of a lifetime. And family often includes the beloved pet. Dogs and cats are permitted at the Grand Canyon South Rim, but they must be leashed at all times and are not […]

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