PAL, or Pets Add Life, is a non-profit organization that supports the
adoption and responsible care of pets through its informational website
and, beginning last month, through its hilarious videos. PAL's first
video, Pet Interviews: Guinea Pig, has been seen by 100,000+ viewers so far, and with this post, we hope even more will see it. It's definitely a winner!
Some of the greatest challenges are won over with persistence. In this
2.5 minute video, both the lioness and the zebra are persistent, but the
lionness, as you know, has greater strength and some mighty big canines compared to a
Considered one of the world's oldest mammals, the Opossum (aka Possum)
has evolved relatively little over time. What's most likely kept the
species alive and thriving down through the ages is ironically their
ability to "play dead."
Rodents seems to ride their spinning wheels without encouragement;
they don't even need a piece of cheese to chase as a reward for their constant
spinning. But cats... well, you know the only way to get a cat to run is to
give her something groovy to chase... or to have a dog chase her. In the case
of the Cat Wheel by Catswall Design, you can pick her favorite feather or
catnip-stuffed mouse and attach it to the wheel to motivate her to spin.
Hunting for food is instinctive in cats, but most indoor cats have their
food served to them in a cute little dish, ready for them whenever it
occurs to them to eat. No wonder so many indoor cats are overweight.
But Catit Design Senses Food Maze at least asks your cat to move a couple of muscles before he gets his kibble or cat treats.