Veteran's Day is a time to remember those members of the military who died in war. World War I officially ended at 11 a.m. on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918. In the years shortly thereafter the date became Veteran's Day in the United States and Remembrance Day in countries of the British Commonwealth. Red remembrance poppies are a symbol for the loss of human life. But humans were not the only ones lost. Animals lost in the service of war are now remembered with purple poppies.
It's May, summer's coming, and many people kick off summer vacation season with a Memorial Day road trip. If you're planning to bring Fido along, remember to consider his safety. With pets, as with humans, seat belts save lives!
Hundreds of millions of Brood II Periodical Cicadas are about to emerge from their 17-year-long slumber along America's east coast. If that sounds good, you (or your Mom) might as well look good as well by sporting a pair of snappy cicada earrings.
Did you ever speculate if Jesus had pets and if so, was he a dog or cat
person? We know a lot about the baby Jesus and how that story relates to
the Christmas holidays, and of course the end of Jesus' life as it
pertains to Easter. But what about Jesus as a boy? What was his
preferences and how did he relate to the animals that walked the Earth
with him some 2000 years ago.
Forget Groundhog Day- The coolest mammal-themed February holiday
is all about earth’s largest land carnivore, the polar bear! That’s
right- Every February 27th, animal fans like the Pets Lady Crew are
encouraged to consider the giant bear of the frozen north for
International Polar Bear Day. I’m celebrating by wearing all white,