The Dog Heroes Of September 11

Our pets are heroes to us every day, in so many ways, but the service dogs and their human partners who served selflessly in the aftermath of the 9-11 tragedy deserve special recognition. I published this post first on September … Continue reading

What Is Holistic Pet Care?

What is holistic pet care? There are many names for offering traditional medicine for pets. Some call it alternative medicine or natural healing. But are there specific definitions, and is holistic pet care a good choice for your cats and … 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 pets. At my house, every day is take your pets to work day. Karma-Kat and the new puppy Bravo-Boy inspire my pet-writing dream. When I’m … Continue reading

Easter Candy Caution for Pets

Easter candy fills the aisles at grocery stores these days. There are plenty of toys, too, including stuffed bunnies–a far better gift than real live rabbits that need special care. I’m a sucker for Easter candy, especially those chocolate bunnies. … Continue reading

Happy Birthday Seren! Happy Gotcha Day Karma!

A pets adoption day is a special event. Five years ago yesterday, Karma-Kat arrived, the day before Seren-Kitty’s birthday. Seren would have been 22 years old today! So I’m re-running last year’s blog post–with a few updates, of course. HAPPY … Continue reading