Posted March 23, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

Does your adorable mouse have Black and white splotches, an all-over
tan, or look kind of blue? Use this handy guide to
figure out which variety your little squeaker falls into, or if you’re
looking to add a new mouse to your family, take a look at the wide
selection of pretty mice are available. Let’s take a look, shall we?

Posted March 13, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

When it gets warm out, I like to give Scribbles the Yorkie and Joy the
kitten an ice cube or two to cool off with. Scribbles appreciates the
opportunity to chill out, while Joy turns my frozen offering into a
slippery toy that I’ll discover a few hours later with a pair of dry

Posted March 13, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

How would you feel if you went to your kitchen to make a snack, only to come face to face with a gang of gorillas? A
keeper at Canada’s Calgary Zoo failed to properly lock down a
gorilla-proofed door used to seal the apes in their rainforest enclosure
on March 8th....

Posted March 12, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

If Democratic Representative Luis Arroyo has his way, Illinois diners
won’t be able to order a double Simba burger with fries in the near

Posted March 12, 2013 by John P. Barker

I know I did a short video post concerning orca not long ago--but I found this documentary to be fascinating and wanted to share it with you all.  It's a bit long (clocking in at just shy of 45 minutes).  But it's worth it.

Posted March 12, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

The United Kingdom’s Parliament has approved a new law requiring that
dog owners must have their canine implanted with a microchip by 2016. These microchips will be required for all breeds, regardless of age, and
according to the UK’s Environmental Department, approximately sixty
percent of the nation’s dog population is already tagged with chips. 

Posted March 9, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

Basic rectangular and tubular scratching toys are predictable and boring
for both you and your cat. It’s true! If you’re going to place a piece
of furniture in the house just for kitty to destroy it, it may as well
look cool!

Posted March 7, 2013 by Arnold Carreiro

24-year-old intern Dianna Hanson was killed by a 500lb. African lion at
the Cat Haven big cat sanctuary, located 45 miles east of Fresno,
California. Hanson was attacked inside the enclosure, and died due to a broken neck after being mauled by the four-year old male lion named Cous