Another dog treat recall: Boots & Barkley (Target) 10/17/12 - Boots & Barkley from Target: October 17, 2012 - Kasel Associated Industries of Denver, CO is voluntarily recalling its Boots and Barkley Roasted American Pig Ears and American Variety Pack Dog Treats product ..
Lost dog in Hawthorne 10/16/12 - I received this from a reader today: I lost my white/Beige puddle mix dog on Monday afternoon in Hawthorne/south bay area!! Please Help me to find her!! She's super friendly but she has health issues. Her hai..
Low-cost vaccinations, blessings & a throwdown 10/05/12 - Lots going on as pet owners gear up for the annual blessing of the animals events and other activities this fall. This weekend: From 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday (Oct. 6 ), there will be a low-cost pet vaccin..
Ever feel like chasing your tail? 08/21/12 - This doesn't surprise us. Frank Herholdt / Getty Images stock As reported in this NBCNews story, researchers say tail-chasing in dogs could be related to OCD tendencies in human beings. A dog that runs ..
China's growing pet market 08/17/12 - Interesting story out of Bloomberg about how the growing popularity of pets in China is sparking more sophisticated veterinarian care. A woman observes the solar eclipse with her poodle in Hangzhou of Zhejiang Prov..
Smartphones bring us "Smart" tags 08/17/12 - I spotted an ad for these tags just the other day. They work with your smartphone and can be scanned to bring up all kinds of information about your dog and who to contact if he's found wandering away from home. Th..
Cats are so manipulative 08/15/12 - Since adopting a cat 3 years ago, I've marveled at how adept felines are in getting exactly what they want from their owners. My dogs will stare me down if we're in the same room and they're hungry. If no food is f..
Recall of some Petco bowls 08/10/12 - Bought a bowl at Petco lately? Some of the models of the store's line of stainless pet bowls are being recalled. From the posted notice: ___________________________________________________________________________ P..
Love cats? You'll like this story 08/08/12 - Here's a story about how thousands of strangers all came together for a 16-year-old cancer patient in Seattle, creating a "virtual feline cocoon" for the young girl who missed her cat and had to remain in isolation..