How Many Hours of Sleep Do Dogs Need?

Are you constantly worried that your dog sleeps too much? Don’t be! We humans get by quite nicely on 6-9 hours of sleep a day but―just in case you...

Feline Leukemia Life Expectancy and Prevention

Today we turn our attention to feline leukemia life expectancy. This is a sensitive subject, but one it's important to address so you can better...

Symptoms of Feline Leukemia, What to Watch For

In last week’s post we answered the question, What Is Feline Leukemia? Today we turn our attention to the symptoms of feline leukemia. Read on to...

What is Feline Leukemia?

We all want to take the best care we can of our pets and so if you have been asking 'What Is Feline Leukemia?' and how can I protect my cat from...

Do Dogs See In Color?

Let’s be honest, we all want to get inside our pup’s minds, to hear what they hear, to smell what they smell! (Mmmmm maybe not!) But we do want to...

9 Homemade Dog Treats Recipes

We all want to make sure our dogs get the very best from us and these homemade dog treats recipes can help ensure your pup is eating healthy,...

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How Many Hours of Sleep Do Dogs Need?

How Many Hours of Sleep Do Dogs Need?

Are you constantly worried that your dog sleeps too much? Don’t be! We humans get by quite nicely on 6-9 hours of sleep a day but―just in case you didn’t get the memo―dogs are not humans. It’s really quite simple; our canine friends just sleep more each day than we...

Do Dogs See In Color?

Do Dogs See In Color?

Let’s be honest, we all want to get inside our pup’s minds, to hear what they hear, to smell what they smell! (Mmmmm maybe not!) But we do want to know what they see and therefore one of the most frequently asked questions is “do dogs see in color?” Well, today we are...

9 Homemade Dog Treats Recipes

9 Homemade Dog Treats Recipes

We all want to make sure our dogs get the very best from us and these homemade dog treats recipes can help ensure your pup is eating healthy, natural ingredients. The best part about feeding your dog homemade treats is that you don't have to worry about any dog food...

Can Dogs Get Colds From Humans?

Can Dogs Get Colds From Humans?

If you have ever wondered ‘can dogs get colds from humans?’ we have the answer for you today. People have become really concerned about ‘species jumping’ viruses.  In fact, they often query websites, chat rooms, and social media about this. They are genuinely...

How Much Is Adopting a Dog? Lowdown on True Costs

How Much Is Adopting a Dog? Lowdown on True Costs

Thinking you can offer a loving home to a new four-legged friend, but wondering how much is adopting a dog in terms of costs? We have you covered, read on for more information. These days people are suffering a lot of despair and loneliness as they deal with the...

Tips for Puppy Care for the New Parent

Tips for Puppy Care for the New Parent

Do you have a recent addition to your home and need some tips for puppy care? Maybe you feel excited, scared or even a little bewildered by this new life that now relies entirely on you. Never fear, we have some tips to help you and the puppy settle down together. The...

Feline Leukemia Life Expectancy and Prevention

Feline Leukemia Life Expectancy and Prevention

Today we turn our attention to feline leukemia life expectancy. This is a sensitive subject, but one it's important to address so you can better protect your cat. “I simply can't resist a cat, particularly a purring one.”  Mark Twain In this 3-part cat series, the...

Symptoms of Feline Leukemia, What to Watch For

Symptoms of Feline Leukemia, What to Watch For

In last week’s post we answered the question, What Is Feline Leukemia? Today we turn our attention to the symptoms of feline leukemia. Read on to learn how to look out for this disease, and how to better protect your cat. Just what is Feline Leukemia (FeLV)?  And,...

What is Feline Leukemia?

What is Feline Leukemia?

We all want to take the best care we can of our pets and so if you have been asking 'What Is Feline Leukemia?' and how can I protect my cat from this disease, you are in the right place. Read on for our lowdown on the cause of this disease and what can be done to...

Cat Evolution: Are Pet Cats Evolutionary Marvels?

Cat Evolution: Are Pet Cats Evolutionary Marvels?

Ever wondered if your pet cat is descended from a lion? Read on for our lowdown on cat evolution and whether a "meow" was once a "roar". The world’s greatest genetic variety of wild cats exists in Africa.  This remarkable fact is the result of wild cat migration and...

Is Cat Declawing Bad?

Is Cat Declawing Bad?

Have you ever considered declawing for your cat and wondered if cat declawing is bad or an option? Today we are going to answer that question. Some Americans are strongly opposed to declawing (a.k.a. onychectomy) because of the physical pain and the likely mental...

What Are The Best Cat Scratching Posts?

What Are The Best Cat Scratching Posts?

If you’ve ever owned a pet cat then you know they will scratch their claws on just about everything.  But, why do they do this?  And, what can be done to protect your home and possessions from this feline clawing destruction? The answer is simple you need to choose...

The Easter Bunny Has a Message For You

The Easter Bunny Has a Message For You

Many of you know I love bunnies. I have shared my home with two house rabbits, Tilly and Bertie, and I hope to adopt more in the future. They make wonderful pets - but if, and only if, you are prepared to make accommodation for them in your life and if you are...

Bertie’s Christmas Wish

Bertie’s Christmas Wish

Bertie was a small black rabbit with a white smudge on his nose and a fluffy white tail to match. He lived with Penny and her parents and he was looking forward to his very first Christmas. Every evening Penny would tell him about hanging their stockings up on...

Common Rabbit Diseases to Be Aware Of

Common Rabbit Diseases to Be Aware Of

Rabbits make lovely pets but they still require careful monitoring of their health. Here are some common rabbit diseases to watch for. It’s important to remember that even though rabbits are relatively small animals that are fairly easy to care for, they still require...

Litter Training a Bunny

Litter Training a Bunny

Litter training a bunny is not difficult, but it will take patience, perseverance and consistency. The rewards however are definitely worth it. Read on to find out the steps necessary. No pet owner likes to have a pet that constantly needs cleaning up after because of...

Easy and Low-Maintenance Pets That Are Great for Kids

Easy and Low-Maintenance Pets That Are Great for Kids

If we're being honest, there's really no such thing as a low-maintenance pet. All animals have needs that must be met daily, such as feeding and cleaning, as well as ongoing needs like grooming, for example. So allowing children to care for any kind of animal is going...

Breeds Of Bunny: A World of Choice

Breeds Of Bunny: A World of Choice

With 45 breeds of bunnies recognized today, it can be overwhelming to choose which breed of bunny is perfect for you. Bunnies are normally categorized based on their size, color, shape and ear carriage. There are also a lot of mixed breed bunnies, making it even more...