I’ve never seen talking to your pet as weird. Sure, I don’t do it much around company, but when we’re alone, my cat and I have full on conversations. Pets are good listeners. Apparently, though, there is a name for the “condition” of talking to your pets. Care.com recently did an article on anthropomorphism. Don’t… Continue reading We’re Not Crazy!!! You can talk to your pet.
Ah, summer will soon be upon us, which means, days off, sun, and, of course, vacations! If you plan to travel by plane with your pet, the airport experience can be much more stressful (for all parties involved). It’s important to know the options, risks, and necessities of taking your furry friend to the skies.… Continue reading Is your dog or cat ready for the skies?
Anyone had that neighbor at some point in their life? The neighbor whose dog poops in your yard, but they don’t clean it off, so you’re beautiful green grass is tainted by the glorious site of dog droppings? Yeah? Me too. My problem has always been that I never knew what neighbor it was and even… Continue reading You gotta bag it up, baby! A.K.A. why you want to be a responsible dog owner
IT’S NATIONAL PET MONTH…Well, for the UK. They’re some of our best friends, so its only fit that we take a month to honor them. The tradition, like many dedicated months, supports responsible pet ownership and raises money for a variety of pet-related charities. The official charity’s site even links to Facebook groups for pet… Continue reading A Month of Tribute…
In January, a 7-year-old boy from Washington state was brutally attacked by three bull terriers. The boy faced head and facial injuries and was hospitalized. It was announced today that the three bull terriers will be euthanized. This sad story is not as uncommon as it should be. Last week, a man was attacked by… Continue reading The problem with “bad dogs.”
If you’re having a bad day, get ready to cheer up a little. It’s national puppy day! A top trending topic on twitter and a much needed break from politics, reality TV, and (yes, I’m saying it) March Madness. Just, look at them: Part of me believes world peace would begin with if the UN… Continue reading The Cutest Day of the Year!
From Keyboard Cat to Grumpy Cat and beyond, the internet is obsessed with cats. I thought the fascination had died down until this past week, when I saw #HowToHerdCats trending on twitter. While some were typical internet silliness: Others were a little too true for cat owners: Days later, #KittyHipHop was also trending. I started to… Continue reading The Purrrfect Obsession