Dogs have long been treated to being pampered with expensive shampoos,
special haircuts and nail polishing, visits to doggie spas during the
day or while the master vacations, and much more. So where do we go
from here? Apparently a long way. In fact, all the way to the advent
of artificial testicles.
If you found a feral kitten on the street, would you want to help it? While feral cats can take care of themselves fairly well, the mortality rate of feral kittens is moderately high. Read on to learn how to tame a feral kitten, so they can live safely in a domesticated environment.
What would happen if you were pet sitting for a client and a disaster forced you to evacuate the home. Do you have a plan in place for getting the animals safely out of the home and into a safe home away from home.
Of course you know that given the choice cats would not drink much
water at all. In the wild, they get their fluids from the raw meats and
fish they consume. Dehydration is very serious in cats, so we need to
do everything we can to encourage water consumption. Running water is
very soothing to cats, and it encourages them to drink. Instead of
wasting the water in your bathroom sink, try an adorable Frog Watering Hole Fountain.
How many times has this scene been repeated in your house? Every time I get a suitcase out, my dog's ears go back and his head goes down. And once I've opened the bag, he's right inside with the same sheepish looks, and he won't be moved out. I hate to leave my pets!
Is your workplace pet-friendly? This Friday, June 22, is Take Your Pet To Work Day--a day set aside to celebrate the human-canine bond, support pet-friendly work environments, and promote the adoption of homeless pets.
Unless you follow cat politics, you may not have heard of Hank or
Zarathustra. Hank is from the great state of Virginia, home to Thomas
Jefferson and some other great American Presidents. Hank is running for
the U.S. Senate from Virginia.