Stinky Pig game

Our review of Stinky Pig

July 18, 2019

I found this Stinky Pig game at Walgreens for under $10 and decided to bring it on a trip to New York to visit my sister, brother-in-law and nephew. (Wow, there’s a sentence I never would have predicted I would be typing!) Stinky Pig is actually available at a variety of retailers besides Walgreen’s. The […]

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North African wildcat

Almost 300 free-roaming cats sterilized to help protect African Wildcats

July 17, 2019

“The African wildcat is the ancestor of our domestic cats, the one who started our modern love affair with cats. Small wildcats around the world are threatened by numerous factors, including habitat loss, hunting and interbreeding…it’s important we do everything in our power to protect biodiversity right now.” MOUNT RAINIER, Maryland (PRWEB)—Nearly three hundred free-roaming […]

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Poussey getting pets

Five fascinating facts about black and white cats, including one about a cat who changed colors!

July 16, 2019

I recently wrote about adopting a new cat. This new addition to the household is a black and white cat and extremely affectionate. Which made me wonder whether there’s something about black and white cats that innately makes them more loving and cuddly than other cats. And, by the way, I’m not knocking cats of […]

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The little cat who brightened up a sad day — and a note to watch out for cats hitching rides under your car

July 14, 2019

This past weekend, I was at a funeral in North Carolina, which isn’t happy news. But, while there, there were a number of cats and kittens wondering out into the parking lot from a carport the church owns. Apparently, people from the church feed and take care of the cats, which is really nice, since […]

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Lucian Freud "Pluto, aged 12" etching

Wow, these pets are putting on an art show! Well, okay, they had a little help…

July 13, 2019

For “Dog Show,” which begins July 18, at Lake Gallery and Dilston Gallery in Southwark Park, Bermondsey, London, 15 pooches who live with a variety of artists and curators have been invited to select their top dog-related artworks. According to the Southwark Park Galleries site, with “a little help from their human companions, these canine […]

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Dog with hackerpet hub

Pet product designed to challenge notions of what dogs and cats can learn

July 11, 2019

“We believe that those who have dogs or cats know that there’s a lot going on in their minds,” noted Trottier. “We literally have no idea what these animals we live with can do. By engaging a community of curious enthusiasts — makers, pet hackers, tinkerers — we’re looking to find this out.” (PRWeb.com) — […]

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birdbath in garden

Our review of Best Choice Products Outdoor Pedestal Bird Bath

July 10, 2019

I was looking for an inexpensive bird bath for my yard and I came across Best Choice Products Outdoor Pedestal Bird Bath on amazon.com. It received very good reviews overall, and, at 22.99 (free shipping) it was definitely inexpensive, so I decided to order it. By the way, if you are looking for this or […]

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We tried goat cuddling — here’s how it went…

July 7, 2019

We recently did an article about goat yoga, which got us curious about places near us to try it out. We found Hux Family Farm in Durham, North Carolina, which is about two hours away. They offer both goat yoga and goat meditation, but, while we wanted to try both, we figured, since we would […]

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Crazy Novelty Guy makes a wide variety of pet magnets available

July 6, 2019

MELBOURNE, Florida (PRWEB) — Crazy Novelty Guy of Melbourne, Florida will now carry Imagine This Company’s full line of pet related novelty magnets, stickers and signs after entering a wholesale distributorship agreement with the Richmond, Virginia-based company. Crazy Novelty Guy, founded in 2012, is a wholesale distributor of a wide variety of novelty products, including […]

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Dog in white dress

Five places to find wedding dresses for your dog

July 4, 2019

There’s a growing trend toward dog weddings. Some do it to celebrate a close relationship between two of their dogs, and others may use it as a unique fundraiser idea. Still others include their pets in their own human wedding ceremonies. No matter the reason, how could dogs tying the knot not make for a […]

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Five tips for capturing purr-fect pictures of your cat

July 3, 2019

MISSION, Kansas (PRNewswire/Family Features) — While getting a perfect pet pic is hard enough, a frisky, playful or defiant cat can make a photo op nearly impossible. These tips, provided by the pet experts at the TEMPTATIONS™ brand during CatCon in Pasadena, California, can help you capture the best photos of your furry feline friends. […]

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