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.

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.

Playay Dental Ball
Posted on June 26, 2017

I know this is a popular toy because so many companies are selling it and imprinting their company names on it.  This one is made by Playay which calls its ball Tooth Cleaning - Play & IQ Ball - not exactly the sexiest name, but it's

10 Best At-Home Grooming Products For Your Dog
Posted on June 19, 2017

What's the difference between dog hair and dog fur?  Read this blog about the best products for grooming both, and you'll find out. 

Comedy Wildlife Photography Award Winner, 2016
Posted on June 14, 2017

We have never seen anything finer or funnier than the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards submissions for the last two years.

Best water fountains for pets
Posted on May 22, 2017

Fresh running water has great appeal to pets.  Take cats, for example: it's the rare one who will drink from a bowl of "stagnant" water.  And when you think about it, cats have it right...

Link AKC award winning location and activity tracker
Posted on May 16, 2017

The Link AKC Smart Dog Collar won the 2017 CES Innovation Award for best wearable electronic device.

Reviews of Best Pet GPS Tracking Systems -
Posted on May 16, 2017

Looking for the best pet locator for your dog or cat?  Pet location trackers can have a range of capabilities or just a few; they range in price too, but you can probably find a good tracker to meet your

Mr. President and Eaglets DC4 and DC5
Posted on April 12, 2017

There's a pair of bald eagles who have just had their third “convocation” in the National Arboretum, hatching two eaglets, “DC4” and “DC5,” this past February. These chicks really need better names, and you are invited to submit them!

Top 5+ Cat Foods: Best Cat Foods Reviewed
Posted on April 12, 2017

My picks for the top cat foods for 2017 are chosen for their high quality ingredients and their approximation to a cat's natural diet in the wild - mainly the kinds of foods cats hunt.

10+ products for the health of your pet's skin & fur
Posted on February 7, 2017

Whether your dogs and cats have allergies, infections, fleas, or just collect dust and dirt, you want to get them clean with the right stuff. 

Puppies rehearsing for Puppy Bowl XIII
Posted on February 3, 2017

13 is the lucky number for 78 adoptable puppies competing in Puppy Bowl XIII on Superbowl Sunday, February 5, 2017!

K & H Pet Products has gone loopy making heated blankets, beds, mats, bowls, and even perches and pond defrosters for your visiting birds! Keep 'em warm!
Posted on January 27, 2017

K & H Pet Products has gone loopy making heated blankets, beds, mats, bowls, and even perches and pond defrosters for your visiting birds! Keep 'em warm!


10 Best Products For Your Dog
Posted on January 25, 2017

Most of us don't have the time or inclination to research every type of dog product on the market. So take a shortcut; see 10+ products Amazon customers have made best sellers.


Best horse toys to relieve stall stress
Posted on January 25, 2017

Horses need exercise and play to relieve them from what equine veterinarians call 'stall stress.'  Here are 8 of the best boredom-relief horse toys you can buy!

Comedy Pet Photography Awards 2017
Posted on January 24, 2017

Wanted: Professional and amateur photographers who love pets.  You and/or your pet subjects must have a sense of humor.

Best Products For Your Cat
Posted on January 16, 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.