Katrina Revisited: 12 Years Later, Are You Disaster-Ready for #HurricaneHarvey

As Hurricane Harvey barrels down upon the Gulf coast, our prayers are with those in the path of the storm. Please tell me you’re disaster ready, both you and your pets! ARE YOU DISASTER READY FOR HURRICANE HARVEY? Yesterday was … Continue reading

Take Your Dog (And Cat) to Work Day!

I’m incredibly fortunate that I get to share my office space every day with my cats Seren-Kitty, Karma-Kat and Magical-dog every day all year long. When I’m having a particularly hectic day, getting a purr fix, or doggy wag of … Continue reading

Shelter Cat Adoption Tips for National Adopt A Shelter Cat Month

It’s National Adopt A Cat Month and whether you adopt a shelter cat or find a furry waif on the doorstep, they’re all worthy of love. Right? Hey, I know that I’m preaching to the choir. But area shelters overflow … Continue reading

Heart-to-Heart About Dog Heartworms & Mosquitoes

I hate mosquitos not only because they’re itchy aggravation, but these nasty vampires spread deadly dog heartworms. That can make your dog sick or worse—it could kill her. Dogs are the natural host–but they also can affect cats–and heartworms have … Continue reading

How to Leash Train Cats

Why would you want to leash train cats and confine kitties from stalking and pouncing? Isn’t that mean? Actually, it’s not cruel, but without proper introduction, it can be a wee bit scary. In my Complete Kitten Care book, I … Continue reading