Month: November 2008

  • If You Died Today, What Would Happen to Your Cat(s)?

    Are Your Pet(s) Prepared For Life Without Mom or Dad OK, admittedly not a topic we like to discuss. But if the worst were to happen, what would happen to your pets? When I hear stories like that of Laurel’s, whose dog and cat were saved after Laurel died through the  extraordinary efforts of fellow Dogsters and …

  • Californians, Don’t Let Ahh-nold Tax Vet Services as Luxuries

    If You Live In California You Should Pay Attention To This Proposed Tax Bill I read this on the Alley Cat Rescue blog, and am reprinting in whole here: Lastly, we learned of the latest in the battle facing animals, and this comes from somewhere unexpected California may become the first state to tax veterinary …

  • Florida Cat Saves Man and Dog from Deadly Fire

    Cat Hero Helps Wake Up Owner Before Fire Destroys Their House If you’re a cat owner, it’s not all that unusual to awaken in the wee hours to your cat clawing your face and meowing. But when Charley the cat woke up John Griffin from a sound sleep, he wasn’t looking for a midnight snack …

  • Snuzz it Up or Snuzz it Down: Snuzzy Grows Thumbs!

    We’ve Developed A Snuzz Factor, A New Review System, For Those Who Don’t Like To Leave Comments. Maybe you’ve noticed a few extra thumbs hanging around Snuzzy’s house lately? Well, as our overall blog readership continues to grow, we find ourselves more and more eager to find out what y’all are digging and what you’re not digging. …

  • Cat Sitter Checklist

    For Optimal Care for Your Cat and Peace of Mind for You During Your Absence If you’re leaving your cats in the care of a pet sitter over Thanksgiving or the upcoming holidays, take a minute to review this Cat Sitter Checklist (courtesy of About.com’s Franny Syufy). Here’s what you should include in your checklist: …

  • Litter Robot vs. Cat Ninjas

    This Automaticly Cleaning Litter Box Even Acts As A Workout Partner For Your Cat Everyone I know who owns the Litter Robot swears by it. After all, what’s not to like? Cool R2D2-esque space age design, compact footprint, and it maintains an always-clean litter box without a cat owner’s intervention. But as an unadvertised benefit, …

  • When Cat Guys Go Bad

    Feline Felony Or Justifiable Catnapping? In Dallas last week, a man wielding a baseball bat retrieved his lost cat at the Dallas Animal Shelter Monday, refusing to pay the $132 fee, and nearly running over two shelter employees in the parking lot as he escaped in his truck. Here’s the story as reported in the …

  • Can pets catch colds from humans?

    Can dogs catch a cold from a human? We are looking after a 9-month-old Chihuahua who ended up in a dog pound for 24 hours before her mom rescued her back. She has started coughing and sneezing for the last three days. The cough sounds like something between a pig grunting and a goose honking. Afraid it might be kennel cough …

  • Monday Movie: Slinky

    Today We Have A Cat Slinky Double Feature:

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