Celebrating Old Cats: What Is Old?

November is National Adopt a Senior Pet month. I have to admit, there’s something special about old cats. This post first appeared in 2012, and has been updated several times. But this is the first time I’ve updated the post … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: De-Coding Prairie Dogs, Bone Regeneration & Spam-alot Fun

How about that picture?! Doncha love Photoshop? *giggle* Those paying attention may have already noticed the addition of a new kitten-on-lap in that upper-right-hand photo here on the blog but I wanted to show it off a bit more. Today, … Continue reading

Dog Tail Injury? When Wags Hurt & Dealing with Tail Wag Trauma

We love it when our happy dogs wag-wag-wag with joy, but too much wagging can result in dog tail injury. Tail talk expresses emotion and communicates so much, but what do you do when wags hurt? Labradors are notorious for … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: First Aid for Pets & Writers

I’d planned to blog about my friend Arden Moore’s visit to Dallas on this week’s Feline Friday blog because she’s presenting a pet tech first aid on Jan. 25 and a behavior seminar on Jan. 26  in Dallas. And the … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: Parakeets, Driving Dogs & Bestseller Insight

I had this scheduled for Monday…but it has come out a day early. That’s fine. Unexpected happens and we must be prepared to deal with the good, bad and unbelievable. As I was writing this, I watch the tragedy unfold … Continue reading