Pet News and Stories and Pet Products Blog

I love not man the less, but Animals more.  I love their willingness to  adjust to our presence in their universe. And I love that some animals are so  willing to be a part of our most un-natural of worlds, and when they are willing, we adopt them as Pets. I write about what we learn about animals, what we learn from them, and the crazy things they let us do to them.

Broken cat flap!
Posted on September 24, 2017

In an era when component parts are passé, chances are you can find a good replacement flap for your dog or cat door. And then, you won’t have to build a whole new house.

Dog Bowl Water Bottle
Posted on September 23, 2017

The "Dog Bowl Water Bottle." It's convenient. It's ergonomic. It's made well and it works. It's reasonable priced. It's functional and it looks darn smart.

Activated charcoal is a great non-toxic air freshener
Posted on September 22, 2017

Enjoy your pets without their stinky odors. These 5+ air fresheners clean your air and help you keep your friends. Not only that, but they make great gifts for your friends with pets!

Best Products For Your Cat
Posted on September 19, 2017

I do more than half of my pet shopping at Amazon.  The site carries so much variety in almost all the things my pets need.

Dolike Pet Bells
Posted on September 19, 2017

The Dolike Pet Bells come in a pack of 10, and they are mostly little sculptures of well-know cartoon or anime figures, all intended to be humorous and, well, funky.

Spritzer Comb
Posted on September 18, 2017

Resco Pet Products has unveiled the Spritzer Comb - a comb that lets you spritz de-tangler or finishing spray right from the comb!

ViviPet Dining Tables For Cats
Posted on September 16, 2017

Don't want an industrial-looking cat feeder? I think you should take a just a peek at the ViviPet Dining Tables; they are both ergonomic and absolutely stunning!

5+ Most Popular Automatic Pet Feeders
Posted on September 15, 2017

There are times when you need automatic pet feeders and times when you don't, but either way they make your life easier!

Release N Run Dog Collar
Posted on September 12, 2017

The Release N Run is designed for the dog who spends a good part of her time outdoors and off-leash.

Under The Weather for dogs with bad tummies
Posted on September 11, 2017

Your dog's gotten into something that's not meant to eat. Or not meant for her to eat. Whoops! There goes her tummy.  Rush her to the vet, she gets some charcoal, throws up....

Canine's Passive Solar Condominium
Posted on September 10, 2017

Have you ever heard of dog house envy?  Neither have I. But studying how natural solar design created the Canine Passive Solar Condominium, makes me jealous! All homes should be made according to passive solar energy principles.

DingDongPet Nosework Snuffle Mat
Posted on September 6, 2017

The newest iteration of a pet bowl is a cloth dinner mat with loops and grooves and curls and crevices that purports to mentally stimulate your pups as they eat, and to resemble canine feeding in the wild.

Dogs Love Puzzles!
Posted on September 5, 2017

Whether your dog is a couch potato or a bruiser, a pup or a senior, dog games and puzzles help to keep boredom at bay and mental alertness at peak.

5 Best Cat Litter Mats You Can Buy
Posted on August 28, 2017

Finding cat litter on carpeting, clothing, furniture, even your bed... is, well, disgusting.

Ergonomic Pet Bowls
Posted on August 24, 2017

Face it.  Traditional pet feeding bowls may not be very accommodating to your dog or cat's comfort. And anything less that total comfort may keep your pet from totally enjoying the wonderful meals you serve.

Meowfia Merino Wool Cat Cave Bed
Posted on August 13, 2017

You may not own anything that's made of Merino wool, but your cat... Your CAT has to have it.  Ah, why not?

The Zen Crate Anti-Anxiety For Dogs
Posted on August 8, 2017

Chaos? Tumult in your home? There may not be an appropriate exit for you, but your dog can hide in this state-of-the-art anti-anxiety box: The ZenCrate - the perfect "dog tranquilizer."


Cat laps up bone broth!
Posted on August 7, 2017

The bone broth craze has quickly gone to the dogs... and to the cats.  And why not?  If it's good enough to keep the the L.A. Lakers in shape, it's good enough for our pets.

Cats love the Whisker + Box
Posted on July 27, 2017

Perhaps it wasn't so bizarre that a cat-owning entrepreneur designed a box, a sleeping box, that cats seem to love. What's unique about this box is that it looks way too small for a cat!

You don't have to guess with a doggie doorbell!
Posted on July 24, 2017

Whether you have a puppy or an older dog, without a specific signal from your dog that he has to 'go,' you may spend time doing a lot of guessing. You know he wants something, but what?

Kitten Rentals
Posted on July 15, 2017

Everyone knows that Silicon Valley is home to more IQ points than anywhere else. Well, its newest brainchild has come from an animal lover who doesn’t work for Apple, but for the Humane Society of Silicon Valley.

Tips To Help Your Pets Sleep Better
Posted on July 10, 2017

Want your pets to sleep longer and better?

Posted on June 30, 2017

Learn about the signs of dementia in your cat or dog and see what you can do to minimize the effects of this horrible disease through loving and supportive care.

Helping to prevent or delay dementia in dogs and cats
Posted on June 29, 2017

Pets, like people, can suffer from cognitive dysfunction as they age, and their symptoms can be very similar to those of humans with Alzheimer's disease.  But there are ways to prevent or delay it....

How to brush your dogs teeth
Posted on June 28, 2017

"Periodontal disease is the most common clinical condition occurring in adult dogs and cats, and is entirely preventable," according to the American Veterinary Dental College.