You’ve decided to welcome a little kitten or cat into your home. At first, everything is fine — purrs, chasing the red dot and playful tumbles fill at least a little part of your lives. You buy the best cat food, listen to your vet and make sure that your home is welcoming to your […]
If you’re an animal lover, it breaks your heart to hear about people dumping an older dog at the shelter — one day it has a family, the next day it’s alone in a cage. Sometimes this is no fault of the dog’s owner; perhaps the dog belonged to an older person who died or […]
Felis catus is the very proper name for our furry friends also known as cats! These lovable, funny, curious animals are among my very favorites to work with. Currently having two of my own and fostering over 12 litters has helped me learn why these loving animals act and do the weird things we all have […]
My Three year old Maine Coon, Teddy Bear.
So after much consideration, you and your family have decided to make the commitment to give a dog or puppy a forever home. You’re even looking into adopting from a local animal shelter! Wonderful! But how do you choose the right dog for your family? It really can be a daunting process when you stop […]
Spring has arrived, bringing warm, sunny weather, lovely flowers, and… yes, fleas. A flea life span is 90 days and a single flea can lay as many as 60 eggs per day. This alone may seem like a nightmare, but a hibernating cocoon will survive up to a year without feeding. As if I couldn’t freak […]