Posted January 5, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

I just love having all my friends over for a party. Fortunately they all fit on my back and enjoy eating my bugs.

Posted January 3, 2017 by Ron Callari

In a few of my past posts, I reported on microchipping dogs and its importance in locating lost pets, particularly during inclement weather such as hurricanes. Of recent date, the application of microchipping has expanded to include some of our other most loved pets. For instance, with parrots, like dogs, this procedure is a lot safer than the standard, traditional leg bands. 

Posted December 30, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

Every (or is that aviary?) member of the family deserves to be in on the fun at Hanukkah.

Posted December 18, 2016 by Lady Bee

Need a great hand vacuum to clean up pet hair? Having a lightweight, small, yet powerful vacuum to clean up after your dogs and cats can be a life changer for pet owners. A handheld vacuum that is designed to suck up pet hair and dander will make keeping your home clean so much easier. Here are five of the best handheld vacuums that get rave reviews from pet owners....

Posted December 14, 2016 by Ron Callari

My last post focused on monkeys and the biological reasons why man’s closest genetic cousin lacks the ability to utter a word. With films such as ‘Planet of the Apes’ and other such fiction broaching this topic, it was curious to me why evolution hadn’t taken monkeys down the same ‘audible speaking’ path as humans.

Posted December 1, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

At this dark time of year people don't usually think of braving the cold to go to the zoo -- especially at night. During the month of December zoos all over North America change this up by creating month-long events called Zoo Lights or Wild Lights. They decorate their grounds with millions of twinkle lights and displays of animals made of lights right alongside the live animals that live there.

Posted December 1, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

Oooo, look a penguin noogie! Wait! Do penguins even have knuckles?

Posted November 29, 2016 by John P. Barker

We've all had those days at school or work where keeping your eyes open is just too much to deal with.  Such is the case with this little duck.