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The Pet Blog Lady
Vernon, Canada
Interests: Fishing, running, illustrating, toastmasters, listening to comedy, devoted dog mom.
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Guest Author: Annie Anderson All healthy kittens and young cats have a need to play. This is normal behavior that not only provides them with entertainment, but a learning environment. Believe it or not, when they are playing, they are... Continue reading
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DiscoverAnimals.org Launches as the Definitive Online Animal Resource Experts in the fields of veterinary medicine, animal training, husbandry, animals in education, agriculture, entertainment, sports and science have come together to create DiscoverAnimals.org—the comprehensive website about animals. The site provides useful... Continue reading
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When you care about the environment, you care about the footprint and the paw print. But did you know that you can minimize your pet’s environmental impact? There are simple tricks you can do to green your pet care no... Continue reading
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Visiting Brazil, an earthquake hits and separates a family from Purrball, their beloved cat. Purrball's mad dash leaves her lost in a jungle where she becomes fast friends with a very clever sloth named Burrball. The two quick-witted animals embark... Continue reading
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Many of you know that I have a HUGE soft spot for entrepreneurs. Especially those who take their love for their pets, combined with creativity and vision, and create their own companies and products. One such company is MYogi Pets.... Continue reading
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The very creative and clever peeps at Pet Outhouse reached out to me and I just had to share this beauty. They'll be launching their Kickstarter campaign in October and they have produced the best Kickstarter video I have ever... Continue reading
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Happy National Dog Day! And I think there is nothing better to celebrate such an exciting day as with a heart-warming story of a returned dog to its loving owner. Not just a story...but a miracle! MadLyn Hall is a... Continue reading
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Photo credit: Kfir Sivan On August 26th , 2016 Tel Aviv will celebrate a special day for dogs, for the first time in Israel. Tel Aviv is the friendliest city in the world for dogs, with 1 dog for every... Continue reading
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Image source: Animal & Partner Guest Contributor: Stephanie Wiese You may have heard the terms Service Dog and Therapy Dog used together and wondered if there was any difference between the two. Well, there is and there are more terms... Continue reading
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Once a year, we celebrate those most special to us with a day of love, presents and tummy rubs – yes, Monday August 8th sees the return of International Cat Day – the annual celebration, set up in 2002 by... Continue reading
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Tennessee Walking Horse - Stock photo Guest author: Dayton Uttinger If something is broken, fix it. When it concerns Tennessee Walking Horses, this common rationale is applied where it shouldn’t be and ignored where it should. Tempted with blue ribbons... Continue reading
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As pet parents, we know how much our fur babies LOVE to be outside this time of year. Trips to the beach, the boat, or even just the backyard are everyday enjoyments for two- and four-legged friends on warm sunny... Continue reading
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I am now living in Winnipeg, Manitoba, having been away for over 27 years. These past several years I have been living in the Okanagan Valley in Canada and I returned to where I grew up to be closer to... Continue reading
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Attention Cat Parents! Here is a product on Kickstarter right now that I know you will want to get in on. And they have an EARLY BIRD offer for the first 500 peeps. Only $25 for The Scratcher (Expected MSRP... Continue reading
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The nice folks at PINCHme got in touch with me recently and I am sure glad they did. For several reasons... A) I love to try new products, especially at it relates to the pets in my life. B) I... Continue reading
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New Scientific White Paper Concludes that Pigs Are Behaviorally, Cognitively and Emotionally Complex Individuals Get ready to look at pigs in a whole new way. According to a new white paper released this past week (July 13, 2016) by Farm... Continue reading
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Do you have the world’s cutest dog or most adorable baby? How often have you tried to capture cute pictures of them with your camera’s phone – only to miss the shot before you can get them to actually look... Continue reading
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Merlin's KIDS is an amazing non profit organization founded by Canine Expert Janice Wolfe and her doggie partner Wyatt, a Westminster "Ace" award winner and top service dog. Merlin's KIDS saves two lives at a time. They rescue and rehabilitate... Continue reading
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I personally think every child (apart from those with allergies, of course) should have the experience of being a pet parent to a hamster. For myself, I had this honorable responsibility a few times in my childhood, each time teaching... Continue reading
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The 4th of July is just around the corner, and while it’s a favorite summer holiday for humans, the celebration’s staple fireworks often make the 4th a stressful day for canines. (And we can't forget Canada Day on July 1st,... Continue reading
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Aaron Maguire lived in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, with his family of seven. His wife, two children, and three dogs: Bosley, Baxter, and Blinker. In September 2012, Bailey, a ten-year-old Bichon Frise, joined the Maguire household. As time passed, Bailey... Continue reading
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Image credit: Howcast Guest writer: Daisy Clay Rats and Hamsters have been popular pets for children for a long time, with many who own Rats swearing that they make better pets for kids. In this article we will look at... Continue reading
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As a pet enthusiast, I love my dog and I am always looking out for great products or services that make my life easier. During my research, sometimes I find real golden nuggets that I post on here so I... Continue reading
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This product totally caught my eye while recently searching for items for senior dogs. I asked the owner of Pretty Pet Ramps, Jennifer Slater, to tell me about what they do. Pretty Pet Ramps creates handmade custom pet ramps for... Continue reading
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(Image source: Shutterstock) Guest contributor: Cathy Habas Of all the possible pets on the market, a goldfish is perhaps the most hands-off. Enjoying a goldfish stems primarily from being able to watch it swim leisurely in its tank. There isn’t... Continue reading