Your Dog’s Antics Aren’t All That Strange

Dog Behavior

Dog Behavior, Explained There really are reasons behind your pet's weirdness. Our dogs do a variety of strange things, from walking in a circle three times before they lie down to running a special pattern before eating. However, believe it or not, there are often some very legitimate reasons for them to do these things. Here a few of these behaviors and the reasons … [Read more...]

Regular Veterinarian Visits Equals Happy Healthy Dogs


Happy, Healthy Dogs Your canine companions need to see a veterinarian at least once a year. Your dog seems happy and healthy. He’s full of energy, eats all his dinner and always has a bright look in his eye. So why stress him out by putting him in the car and taking him to the vet? While it might seem that the only time you should take your dog to the vet is when … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift List For Every Four-Legged Family Member

Pet Gifts

Pet Holiday Gift List What to give your favorite four-legged friends. When it comes to the holidays, we all want the best for our pets. I spend the year looking for well-designed gifts that will last—and are from companies that participate in programs to benefit nonprofit organizations. If you’re looking for a gift for your dogs or cats, these are a few of my holiday … [Read more...]

Every Day Should Be National Mutts Day

National Mutt Day

Magical Mutts Let’s make every day National Mutts Day, not just December 2. Purebred dogs are wonderful creatures. They have been bred for hundreds of years to look and act a certain way. Purebreds are special, and the world would not be the same without them. That said, dogs of mixed blood are also amazing in a different way. For one thing, more mixed breeds are on … [Read more...]

Corral Your Independent-Minded Feline Day (Or Not)

National Cat Herders Day

Celebrate National Cat Herders Day! It really isn’t has hard to do as you think. If you are suffering from the feeling of losing gravity and find yourself spinning off into the blue yonder, you are not alone. This—among other reasons— is why a California couple, who obviously understands this state of helpless chaos, stepped forward and created a special day, declaring … [Read more...]