Lady Bee's Pet 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.

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Dutch Police Train Big Birds To Down Drones

Several methods have been developed, and several others have been sardonically suggested, to get rid of pesky drones hovering above.  One innovative solution to a drone problem in The Hague is the use of birds - birds of prey.  A Dutch bird-training company, Guard From Above, and the Dutch National Police have partnered to get the unwanted interlopers out of the skies without damage to the attacking birds or the drones.  See an eagle in action!

The Weekly Buzz! Scorpion Venom Highlights Cancer Cells, Priests & Cats, Mischievous Cat Behavior Explained, & More!

We have a wide array of stories today from how scorpions are contributing to cancer surgery, why cats behave the way they do, the Russian Orthodox Priests who got photographed with their cats, and how to raise your own bugs in your kitchen. (Why? For food, of course).  An old trick brings a near-extinct bird species back to life and a wild boar thinks he's a cow.  Oh, yes, and there's more.

5+ Best Handheld Vacuum Cleaners For Pet Owners

Need a great hand vacuum to clean up pet hair? Having a lightweight, small yet powerful vacuum to clean up after your dogs and cats can be a life changer for pet owners. A handheld vacuum that is designed to suck up pet hair and dander will make keeping your home clean so much easier. Here are five of the best handheld vacuums that get rave reviews from pet owners....

10 Heated Products To Keep Your Pets Toasty This Winter

You would think that K & H Pet Products, like cave men and women back in the day, just discovered fire... well, heat anyway.  The company has gone loopy making heated blankets, beds, mats, bowls, and even perches and pond defrosters for your visiting birds!  These new items all make great gifts for your favorite animal and winged friends this holiday season.

 


The Weekly Buzz! Pigeons Detect Breast Cancer, Beer For A Cause, Bugs For Brunch, Best Holiday Gift, And More

Pigeons can do some very important work - now they're being trained to detect breast cancer!  This week you can also learn more about cuddlefish in unnatural environments; how birds, insects, animals, and even humans find our way home; and what the spider ate for lunch?  Did you know that one company is planning to stop poaching of the African Rhino with beer?  Plus, what gift to get the kid who has everything!

The Weekly Buzz! Spiderman Namesakes, Fussy Cats, Sexy Mosquito Repellent, & More!

Meet the spiders named after the actors in Spiderman (ew!) and the cat who's been adopted by six ferrets (ahh). Learn why cats are fussy eaters and what you can do to improve your horse's health in 2016. Check out the sexy perfume that turns off mosquitoes and more...

And The Winners Are.... 13 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

With so many beneficial goals for wildlife welfare, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards celebrates its first year by announcing the winners of its first competition, a lucky 13 photographs of the 1,502 submitted by photographers from 54 countries.  This wild European hamster, captured by camera 'in flight,' won the top prize for Austrian photographer Julian Rad.  Wow!  Read on to catch the other 12 hilarious winners!

The Weekly Buzz! Mysterious Calls Of The Wild, Snarky Cats, Monkeys In Human Jobs, & More...

Researchers are learning some spooky stuff about animal communication and what the 'calls of the wild' mean. Can you believe that even their zookeepers never heard resident giraffes exchange vocalizations? I'll report why, along with what a certain male monkey doesn't possess if his calls are low and loud, and which house cats have the biggest attitudes.  Plus there's news about ....

Love Your Cat With Loving Pet® Bowls And Place Mats: Product Reviews

When you love your pet you want to surround her with stuff you love.  If she could pick her own functional and decorative tableware, I'd bet she'd go for these pet food bowls and place mats.

 


The Weekly Buzz! Pet Halloween, Cat Holiday, Times Change, A Cheetah Thinks He's A Dog, & More...

Oh, the Buzz today!  Lots of news, research, and a bit of advice for pet owners. Cats get crazy, parrots don't just parrot, and dogs can run like the devil. Of course there's Halloween, National Cat Day, and the Big Time Change coming up soon.  And yet another wild animal that thinks he's a dog: this time it's a cheetah! Go for it! 


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