Posted April 22, 2017 by Rebecca West

Captain Picard — aka actor Patrick Stewart — has teamed up with the ASPCA to fight the good fight against animal cruelty and dog fighting. Find out how the experience has changed his views on pit bulls.

Posted April 19, 2017 by Lady Bug

Part of pet proofing your home to create a safe environment for your new companion is finding a fool-proof way to hide cable from your pets. Here are some ingenious ways to keep both your cable and your pets safe and secure.

Posted April 13, 2017 by Ron Callari

In bucolic Beaufort, South Carolina where I now reside, the locals are keen to set Northerners straight about alligators. They’re omnipresent —  they’re everywhere. They’re like squirrels in the Lowcountry [and believe me, my backyard is full of squirrels.]  And while intimidating, recorded alligator attacks are few and far between.

Posted April 11, 2017 by Ron Callari

While over 400,000 lives have been lost in Syria, and international turmoil is escalating after the use of chemical weapons and a U.S. strike, there has been little reported about the fate of the country’s animals. Overshadowed by these human death tolls and humanitarian abuse of children and women, it’s an afterthought what can done for animals and pets in this war-torn country? Yet their crisis is dire and heart-breaking as well.

Posted April 10, 2017 by Rebecca West

Got a skittish kitty? Even the calmest of cats can get stressed when their routine is broken. With Easter just around the corner, now's the time to read up on five tips for readying cats for holiday parties and group gatherings.

Posted April 9, 2017 by Ron Callari

Launched in 2011, Nextdoor is a private social networking service. Differing from the major social networks that appeal to large international audiences, this social media platform is set up for smaller groups, which have one area of focus in common — namely their local neighborhoods.

Posted April 7, 2017 by Rebecca West

So, you think you know a thing or two about hamsters or maybe you consider yourself an authority on the furry little fluff balls. Sharpen your hamster facts right here with a quick review of four hamster true-or-false questions.

Posted April 3, 2017 by Ron Callari

Who doesn’t have fond childhood memories of dyeing eggs with festive colors for the Easter holiday? In many cultures around the world, the egg is a symbol of new life, fertility and rebirth. Brightly decorated eggs have become integral to the Christian celebration, signifying the resurrection of Christ.