Vacations & Choosing Pet Sitters

I’m traveling this week to the Cat Writers’ Association and BlogPaws conference, and would love to travel with pets along the way. Many attendees will bring their cats and dogs on this working vacation, but those who leave pets at … Continue reading

Kitten Season! Must-Knows About Newborn Kitten Development

It’s kitten season–well, almost–and time for a refresher course on newborn kitten development. The timing is perfect (or purr-fect?) because this past week, I had a lovely kitty-girl visitor on my back patio. The tortie youngster looked about five or … Continue reading

Celebrating Old Cats: What Is Old?

Seren celebrates her 19th birthday on February 1st and it’s the purr-fect time to celebrate old cats and talk a bit about what is old age for cats. Actually, February 1st is a chosen birthday since she was found on … Continue reading

Cold Protection for Hot Dogs & Cats

Do your fur-kids enjoy the cold weather? Or do they use shivery days to campaign for more lap time? How do YOUR pets stay warm during shivery days? I know it’s only Fall and warm weather will hang around for … Continue reading

First Aid Pet Medicine Chest

While your veterinarian diagnoses and prescribes for your pet’s health issues, first aid as well as minor problems may benefit from human medicines. Let’s face it, Fido and Sheba rarely tears a claw or eats something ify during regular clinic … Continue reading