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.

Posted on January 13, 2017

Which is the best cat food for your cat? My picks for the top 5 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.

Posted on January 12, 2017

Which is the best dog food? As with people, dogs need a high quality, well-balanced diet in order to live a healthy and long life.

Pet GPS and Pet Trackers
Posted on December 27, 2016

Looking for the best pet locator or tracker for your dog or cat?

5 Best Cat Litter Mats You Can Buy
Posted on December 21, 2016

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

Best Hand Vacuum For Pets
Posted on December 18, 2016

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.

Best Pet Hair Vacuums
Posted on December 14, 2016

Need a great upright vacuum to clean up after your pets?

Posted on March 6, 2016

Owls are awesome. Sometimes we hear their calls at night indicating their whereabouts to their mates, but we seldom actually see
our neighborhood owls, because they are active at night, when we humans

Posted on February 2, 2016

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

Posted on December 8, 2015

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

Posted on December 1, 2015

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 th

Posted on November 16, 2015

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

Posted on November 13, 2015

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

Posted on October 26, 2015

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

Posted on October 23, 2015

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.


Posted on October 20, 2015

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

Posted on October 15, 2015

We like to look into new products and their creators, and I've just learned that the inventor of Shed Be Gone,
a new deshedding tool for dogs and cats, is a truck driver who had an

Posted on October 12, 2015

It's been a busy and buzzy week for news relating to pets and wildlife.  You've got to see the Russian robo-cockroach, the raccoon who think she's
a dog, and the lost chicken who was found drinking out of a London game

Posted on October 9, 2015

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards are a tribute to funny and fun
wildlife photography; excellent photography comes first, humor second. 
Founded by Paul Joynson-Hicks, himself a wildlife photographer, the

Posted on October 6, 2015

A birthday bash for elephants, cats on your head, alligators on helium, and
pet poisons, with pet advice from Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson... These stories and more are
here for your curiousity at the Weekly Buzz!

Posted on September 29, 2015

The dogs couldn't wait, the cats couldn't wait, even the cows couldn't
wait for Halloween; they just had to don their Pope costumes right away,
even though it's only September.  Nice tributes to the Pope, I think. 

Posted on September 28, 2015

Yes, just 10 unbelievably brilliant photographs to show you from the
group of 100 finalists of the British Natural History Museum's Wildlife
Photographer of the Year Award 2015.  The competition is now 51 years

Posted on September 26, 2015

The American Public Health Association (APHA) has prepared 'Ready, Pet, Go,'
a public service calendar for kids and adults on the importance of
being prepared in case of an epidemic or natural disaster, occurrences

Posted on September 22, 2015

If you think that political news is hot these days, wait 'til you read The Buzz in the animal world!

Posted on September 11, 2015

The Internet contains a ton of news about pets and wildlife from all
over the world, and we don't get to read all of it.  Well, here's some
of the buzz you may have missed over the last few weeks that can inform

Posted on June 10, 2015

History's version of Leonardo da Vinci's
great painting of the Mona Lisa has been distorted over time.  Though
historians now claim that the Mona Lisa had recently drawn smoke from