Month: May 2010

  • The 10 Most Popular Cat Breeds

    Most animal lovers know that the Labrador Retriever has been the most popular dog breed in the U.S. for a long time. He is followed closely by the German Shepherd, the Yorkie, and the Golden Retriever. But how many of us know which cat breeds are the most popular? Just as the top dog breeds …

  • How Cat Breeds Were Created

    Though most dogs were originally bred for different jobs, it’s rare to see a cat herding sheep, guarding a home, or retrieving a quail. Today, it seems dogs are slowly being meshed into one super breed that excels at lying on the couch and being pet, though with distinctly different looks. Likewise, though some cats …

  • WW possibilities

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  • Photo Contest to Benefit Oregon Humane

    It’s time again for the Oregon Humane Society’s annual photo contest. The grand-prize winner will receive a $700 Canon digital camera from Pro Photo Supply and a $250 gift card from Beard’s Framing. The best entries in the dog, cat and other-pet categories receive $100 gift cards; the winners of the remaining categories get $50 …

  • The Basics of Cat Photography

    Cats are notoriously difficult photo subjects. An action shot of a cat usually reveals nothing more than a blur. A portrait can result in the infamous “laser eyes” phenomenon. And when you’ve got the camera out, half the time they simply refuse to even look in your direction. But you can take good photos of …

  • Gracey the Cat Wins Bissell’s 3rd Annual MVP Photo Contest

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 17 /PRNewswire/ — BISSELL Homecare, Inc. today announced the winners of its third annual Most Valuable Pet (MVP) Contest. Gracey, a mixed domestic short-hair feline, triumphed over nearly 50,000 entrants to claim the title of 2010 MVP Grand Prize Winner. From January through March, pet owners submitted photos of their four-legged …

  • Tabby Tuesday: 10 Tabby Tummies

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  • Vet Checklist: Your Cat’s First Visit

    One of our responsibilities as cat owners is making sure our pets are kept healthy. Keeping up with vaccinations and vet check-ups are crucial to your pet’s well-being. Below is a checklist of what you might want to keep in mind when choosing and visiting your vet. First, find the right veterinarian, based on referrals …

  • Three Options for Caring for Your Cat While You’re Out Of Town

    Cats are pretty self-sufficient creatures, but that doesn’t mean you can leave your kitten alone while you go out of town. Even an overnight trip can be traumatic for a young kitten or a cat that is very closely bonded to you. You wouldn’t leave a five-year-old child alone to fend for herself for days, …

  • Mango the Cat is an Angel Now

    It is with a broken heart that I report that Mango, the cat who was set afire, has gone to the Rainbow Bridge. Here is the first-purrson account from one of her doctors, Dr Patti: I couldnt be more sad to report that our little Mango crossed over the Rainbow Bridge yesterday. I know she …

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