Posted November 23, 2016 by Ron Callari

Dog or Cat? The one you prefer might tip your hand as to your liberal or conservative bias. However presidents on both sides of the aisle seem to prefer dogs over other pets. President Harry Truman once said, "If you want a friend in Washington, get a dog.” And  every single presidency [both Democrats and Republicans] since Theodore Roosevelt’s administration (1901–09) has had a dog in the White House.

Posted November 14, 2016 by Ron Callari

Vietnam, the war-torn country of the 60s is back in the news fighting a modern-day battle. This time it’s a humanitarian effort to bust-up the illegal wildlife trafficking of rhinoceros and elephant ivory. Estimated at $7 million dollars on the black market, horns and tusks were seized and set on fire to send an emphatic signal to poachers that this practice is no longer to be tolerated.

Posted November 11, 2016 by Creature Features

Vergenoegd Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa employs a flock of 1,070 Indian Runner Ducks to ensure their precious grape vines are free from pests and pesticides.

Posted September 20, 2016 by Ron Callari

The growing population of homeless existing in the United States is an issue of grave concern. In urban areas likes New York City, there are temporary emergency centers and soup kitchens that can provide these disenfranchised folks with food and a roof over their head.

But humans aren’t the only ones suffering from homelessness?

Posted September 13, 2016 by Creature Features

Goat Yoga – that's Yoga, not Yogurt – is a thing now and participants at Lainey Morse's wellness retreat at No Regrets Farm have, er no regrets.

Posted September 9, 2016 by Ron Callari

There’s been a lot written about zoos and other captivity-oriented facilities in the U.S. over recent years. This past June, shockwaves were heard far and wide when Harambe, the Cincinnati Zoo’s 450-pound gorilla was shot and killed after a 3-year old boy fell into his habitat enclosure. Elsewhere, Sea World will no longer breed orca whales due to human deaths resulting at their water parks, while the National Aquarium decided to retire its dolphins to a seaside sanctuary.

Posted July 12, 2016 by Rebecca West

If it’s tailored to pets, somebody somewhere wants it. Find out how you can get the cutest flower arrangements for dog lovers you're likely to see in your entire life.

Posted June 17, 2016 by Ron Callari

Have you ever taken your dog to the park and forgot to pack treats?  Or perhaps, it’s a special occasion and you’d
like to personalize a birthday cake for your furry four-legged pal.
Purchasing edibles from mobile vendors found in most green acre
recreational areas don’t
usually fit the bill, unless . . .