How to Keep Cats Off Counters

Cats become pests with their determination to stay above it all. They cruise kitchen countertops, lounge atop doors and leap to refrigerator tops to ambush treats. The urge to be the top cat seems a universal kitty vice. By understanding … Continue reading

Why Do Dogs Roll in Nasty Schtuff

I’m just back from a wonderful trip to San Diego (details to come on Friday’s blog), and so am a wee bit behind trying to get caught up. I’ve updated this blog, and also made some changes to my website. … Continue reading

How To Stop Dog Chewing

Puppy chewing is a fact of life and learning how to stop dog chewing can save your relationship, and sanity. If you have a Holiday puppy, a primer on chewing basics may be welcome about now! What’s the worst thing … Continue reading

How To Litter Box Train Your New Kitten

Did you get a new baby cat over the holidays? Con-CATS-ulations! Most kittens come pre-programmed to “do the right thing” in the litter box, but there are some challenges with the little guys. You can avoid some of these issues … Continue reading

Ask Amy: Choosing Safe Dog Toys

With the holiday season upon us, many dog lovers look forward to “gifting” their dogs with fun toys. But what’s safe, and what isn’t? How do you make sure your pets’ playtime doesn’t turn into tragedy? Today’s Ask Amy addresses … Continue reading