Carolann Sherwood19 hours ago
The Crazy Cat Lady #2
Sami, whom we call Sami Two Steps, got this name because he lived about two steps from our home. Sami knew where to come for help. Cats know where they are accepted and loved. Sami had no doubts that ...
What's on Your Guinea Pig's Menu?
We spent a lot of time researching and doing trial runs with our guinea pigs to find out what they are most interested in and what they are not. If you have a guinea pig and you're curious on what to ...
The Crazy Cat Lady #1
The Photos all through this article were the closest I could come to how each of our felines looked. They are photos from pixabay.com versus my photo gallery. In between owning a family of felines, Gr...
Simran Khurana2 days ago
Do You Want to Be Able to Feed Lions, Tigers, & Bears?
FOREVER WILD EXOTIC ANIMAL SANCTUARY Words cannot describe how amazing this place is. It’s a little rescue and rehabilitation center located in Phelan, CA, and it is the home to a variety of exotic an...
Chasity Owens2 days ago
Lessons Learned Traveling with a Dog
June 3 of this year I packed all that I could fit in my car, made my dog comfortable, said my goodbyes, and off I went. First, when you're getting ready for a cross-country road trip with your furry b...
Build Your Own Small Animal Cage They'll Love!
Do you have a small animal, or multiple small animals, and are looking to upgrade their living conditions? Then you've come to the right place! If you're handy with a hammer and nails, or know someone...
A Puget Sound Orca in Captivity
I refer to the recently published article by Jenna Deedy in PetLife titled Freeing Lolita the Killer Whale is Not an Option, and take issue with a number of matters. I note the rather coy reference to...
Liz McCormack11 days ago
Fran the Hedgehog
I get frustrated very easily. I lose my patience, temper, and cool. Putting the pieces together after a breakdown has always been difficult, but I get there. Ever since I got my pet hedgehog, this has...
M&B Musings17 days ago
Mr. Darcy and Me
For perhaps the first time in my life, this piece is not an ode to Mr. Darcy of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. While my Mr. Darcy was given the namesake because of my favorite novel, he is a hero ...
Grace Mitchella month ago
The Box Jellyfish
Box Jellyfish are very old, surviving for more than 500 million years. One woman named Diana Nyad, known for swimming from Cuba to Florida, was not as successful as she appears. Three of her five atte...
NomNomNow a month ago
How To Improve Your Dog's Health (When You Barely Have Time for Your Own)
Your dog is the one friend you know who will stick by you, no matter what you are facing. They are loyal, loving pets that never stop being happy to see you. However, it’s becoming more difficult to k...
Samantha Bentleya month ago
Home Treatment for Sick Dogs
My pooches are just as much a part of the family as my other half and I, so it’s heart breaking to know they are in pain (or think they are in pain). So many times I wish my dogs could tell me what’s ...
The Pet Whisperers
Being a pet parent is hard. We make it easy. Become a pet whisperer with these tips and tricks.
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The viral pets that make us squeal, aww, and cry. Making your newsfeed cuter each and every day.
Carolann Sherwood19 hours ago
The Crazy Cat Lady #2
Sami, whom we call Sami Two Steps, got this name because he lived about two steps from our home. Sami knew where to come for help. Cats know where they are accepted and loved. Sami had no doubts that ...
The Crazy Cat Lady #1
The Photos all through this article were the closest I could come to how each of our felines looked. They are photos from pixabay.com versus my photo gallery. In between owning a family of felines, Gr...
Everything You Need to Know About Getting a Kitten
Kittens are cute aren't they? Well, as cute as they may be, you need to fully understand what taking care of one entails. I'll be providing you with all the information you have to know. Price: The fi...
Amelia Vietri3 days ago
Goodbye Old Friend
As I lugged my suitcase down the driveway, I couldn't wait to get in and tell my mum about all the mischief my friends and I had gotten into on our trip to Budapest. This was my first time away from h...
Marina Turpin3 days ago
Our Last Ride
My Last Moments with Athena
r. nuñez5 days ago
Puppy Dog Tales
Gangi, an 80-pound German Shepherd, sits on his haunches and watches intently. His ears are perked up to the maximum, and his body twitches visibly from the tension building up in his muscles. A barel...
Demi Wickesa month ago
The Life of a Petsitter
The experiences I have had as a pet sitter have been some of the best times of my life. But with a job such as this, there is a variety of emotions that you can go through during one booking. These em...
Miranda Reeda month ago
Struggles
Hi there, My name is Miranda Reed. My life hasn’t been easy. I’ve had many ups and downs. The hardest thing I have ever dealt with by far is losing my home of the past almost four years. I also spent ...
Cate G2 months ago
Learning to Respect Animals
Why do people not respect animals? Is it because they do not hold the intellect that we humans do? Or could it just be because we them as inferior to us? Either way, studies have shown that animals, e...
Jessye Goulda month ago
An Adoption Journey
When my husband and I got married, we had talked about getting a kitten, but hadn't really given much thought to actually adopting a cat. We had visited a humane society many times, seen cats and kitt...
Renee P.a month ago
Having a Pet
I have 5 pets. 3 cats and 2 dogs. And I swear if someone asks me one more time if I'm starting a farm, I'm going to say yes, and ask for a donation. Okay, not really, but seriously I don't ask you if ...
Jordan <3a month ago
Why Should I Adopt a Shelter Dog?
Hello! My name is Opal! I come from a shelter in a very small town. The shelter was okay, but definitely not what I wanted. I was happy to have what food I did, but it wasn't enough and I was malnouri...
Jordan <38 days ago
Why Should I Choose a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel?
If you clicked on this article, you must be a Cavalier lover! If not, perhaps you want to become one. No matter who you are or what your opinion of these little canine angels may be, you will surely c...
Pit Bulls, People, and Prejudice
Pit Bulls... Dare I say, the most controversial breed of dog today. But, why? I, personally, will never understand the immense hatred people have of this breed. Is it from fear based on misinformation...
Lana Robinson16 days ago
Big Dogs: A Good or Bad Idea?
Of course, it's not a black and white question, and every dog comes with its own problems and quirks. However, some insight into the life of a big dog owner may help sway you in your decision. As a ch...
Penny Newton4 months ago
10 Most Overused Pet Names
Once you've gotten a pet as a first time owner, naming him is the fun part! There are so many names out there: names that make sense, like Charlie, and then there are names that are completely bizarre...
Samantha Reid8 months ago
Traveling with Pets
As we move towards the holidays it is important to keep our pets ever present in our minds. I know this can be difficult considering you have a billion other things to think about. Presents, dinner, s...
Samantha Reid8 months ago
Pets and the Holidays
The holidays are meant to be a happy and joyous time of year. No matter what you are celebrating, it is meant to be a time to be with family and friends, eat good food - usually too much food - and en...
Dogs Are Cute, Humans Are Not
Over the years, I have had my fair share of dogs but I have recently taken in a new member of my family, a baby West Highland Terrier. To say he is a handful is an understatement but I could not be ha...
Terra Miller2 months ago
Training Your Cat to Walk on a Leash
Most of us cat lovers would like nothing more than to take our fur-covered babies with us everywhere we go, but how can we make this dream a reality? Easily! All you need is a cat, a proper leash and ...
Nancy Bailey2 months ago
How To House Train a Puppy in 3 Days
This is an instruction sheet I gave to a new owner who sent me her pup, Molly, for training. These instructions are basic hints for how to have a successful first few days with a new pup. Molly has be...
Alice Valencia4 days ago
Having Ferrets as Pets
So to start this off, I myself have six ferrets so I do know quite a bit about caring for them. I am obviously not a professional so you should definitely do your own research as well, but this is at ...
Molly Gill21 days ago
Bred for the Bullet
Cub petting has risen in popularity in recent years due to the increase of social media content containing wild animal encounters, rides, walks, and selfies. Wildlife tourist attractions, WTAs, showca...
Cee Alder2 months ago
Let's Talk About Bearded Dragons
There are many substrate options available for bearded dragon owners to purchase. When you walk into your local pet store, you may see a shelf ever so neatly lined with multi-colored sand. You may als...
K.D. Sisowath10 days ago
5 Things to Consider Before Getting a Cockatiel
Cockatiels are wonderful birds to have as pets. They are fun, loving, and overall a great companion to have! As awesome as they are, they do in fact come with a few demands as pets. Here are 5 things ...
Katy Randoma month ago
I Have a Cockatiel
I have a cockatiel and her name is Barbie. This is our story so far. When I first started looking for a bird, I was really excited and I wanted a big bird. Like a really really big bird! So I talked t...
Lexie Chanelle4 months ago
What You Aren’t Told Prior to Owning a Bird
I remember being so excited buying my first bird. He was a month old green cheek conure and I named him Luthor. I was ecstatic and overwhelmed and completely in love with this little guy the moment I ...
NomNomNow a month ago
How To Improve Your Dog's Health (When You Barely Have Time for Your Own)
Your dog is the one friend you know who will stick by you, no matter what you are facing. They are loyal, loving pets that never stop being happy to see you. However, it’s becoming more difficult to k...
Nicole Carlson3 months ago
When Your Roommate Has Pets
You may be wondering, "what's wrong with living with animals? Those ones are sooooo cute!" And... You'd be right. They are very cute...and also not mine. I've never had a pet of my own. My family trav...
Kelsey Lange3 months ago
Best No Bake Dog Treat Recipes
With peanut butter and bacon, these no bake dog treats are sure to satisfy any puppy. These homemade no bake dog treat recipes are simple to make, and super healthy for your dog. You might even want t...
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Nicole Wenger9 days ago
An Unforgettable Moment
This is my personal experience of the first time I truly realized the vast beauty and authenticity of Mother Nature... It was a hot and bright day in the Abacos Islands, a good one for boating to the ...
Jenna Deedy19 days ago
Freeing Lolita the Killer Whale Is Not an Option
Lolita is a Southern Resident killer whale who was believed to have been born in 1966 to the Southern Resident orca population. She was collected on August 8, 1970 off the coast of Penn Cove, Washingt...
Katy Preen25 days ago
Top Ten LGBT+ Animals
Have you ever heard someone say that being gay isn’t “natural?” Well, I have some bad news for them: nature is gay AF. Our world has numerous examples of animals that change gender, engage in same-sex...
Shae Thompsona month ago
My Favorite Products for Big Dogs
I find that the best brand of toys, leashes, and harnesses to get your big dog are the ones made by Kong! I have a Pitbull mix and she can rip apart any toy you give her in a matter of seconds. It's a...
Kelsey Lange2 months ago
The Cutest Dog & Cat Beds Your Pets Will Love
When purchasing a pet bed, or really anything for your pet, you want it to be cute, right? You could DIY a cute, easy cat house or purchase one of the coolest cat condos, but sometimes you just want t...
Ben Kharakh3 months ago
Most Expensive Dog Collars You Can Buy Your Pooch
If you wanted to you could spend hundreds and even millions on the most expensive dog collars. If you actually have that want then you're an irredeemably bad person. We're willing to give you the bene...