Dog Health General

Puppy falls 30 feet from hawk’s grip

A puppy once destined to be a hawk’s afternoon snack is now safe and happy at home with the Los Banos, California family that rescued him. After miraculously surviving a fall of at least thirty feet, a young boy spotted the puppy wiggling in his mother’s garden. “All of a sudden I saw this little […]

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Product Reviews

Play-N-Squeak Cat Toys by OurPet’s

Pet Product Review – Play-N-Squeak cat toys by OurPet’s Like most cats, ours are so finicky with toys and treats there’s no telling what will interest them. I picked up the Ball of Furry Fury toy at the pet store thinking maybe one out of the three might be intrigued by the squeak and the […]

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Dog Health General

Michael Vick’s 2nd Chance

by Michael MountainFounder, Best Friends Animal Society and The Stubby Dog Project A few weeks ago, the whole country got caught up in President Obama’s shout-out to Michael Vick, saying that he was happy that the owner of the Philadelphia Eagles had done something to give the footballer “a second chance.” Why on earth would […]

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Dog Health General

Mutt Mops

Pet Product Review: Mutt Mops It is always hard to find toys that my dog likes to play with AND will last a while. Most toys he seems toeither destroy or lose interest in fast. Not with the Mutt Mop, he LOVES this toy. He loves to play fetch with it, he loves to sit […]

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Dog Health General

Pawlicious Dog Treat Basket by Pamperd Paw Gifts

Product Review: Pawlicious Dog Treat Basket by Pamperd Paw Gifts A big thanks goes out to Tera at Pampered Paw Gifts for sending this wonderful treat basket! The Pawlicious Dog Treat Basket includes: • 2 1 lb boxes of dog treats• 1 8oz bag of three cheese Dogritos• Box of animal crackers• Jumbo peanut butter […]

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Dog Health General

The Dyson DC23 Animal Vacuum

Pet Product Review – The Dyson DC23 Animal Vacuum With 2 dogs and 3 cats in residence, it takes a lot of work to keep things looking nice around here. I’ve watched Mr. Dyson’s commercials over the years and often wondered if he was really on to something with his “no loss of suction” technology […]

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Dog Health General

Sleepypod Air in-cabin pet carrier & DryFur inserts

Pet Product Review – Sleepypod Air in-cabin pet carrier & Dry Fur inserts In February I gave the Sleepypod Air high marks for comfort and safety when used as a day-to-day carrier (transporting pets in the car), but finally had the opportunity to test the carrier in-flight when I moved my mother and her kitty, […]

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Lifestyle Dog Activities

From pound puppy to powder hound

by Carol Bryant of FIDO Friendly Magazine “There’s no sense in throwing a life away.” When Zane and Val Henning of Wasilla, Alaska, see their Cocker Spaniel, Cody, trail-blazing through the snow, this thought resonates. Cody entered the couple’s lives in the fall of 2005. “He was in terrible shape with half a left ear, […]

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