Cindy Archive

Yellow Lab in Hydrangea Bush

Dogs Dig Gardens

If you are enthusiastic about having a nice looking yard but are also an ardent dog lover, these two passions are often in conflict. Massive dig holes can appear in a matter of minutes; delicate flowerbeds are often trampled; branches of a …
Maine Coon Cat

Playtime a Must for a Healthy Cat

It takes more than just food, water and shelter to keep your cat healthy and happy. It also requires exercise and mental stimulation. From the time they are kittens to the time they are considered senior felines, cats need toys! Especially now …
Louis Wain Cat Poker

Cats in Art

Does the name Louis Wain mean anything to you? He was born in 1860 and he made an entire career out of drawing cats. Some say that Louis Wain caused dogs to be replaced by cats in the hearts of his fellow Victorian …
Leopard Gecko on sand

Cold-Blooded Companions

They may not wag their tail and lick your face in joy to see you, or purr in contentment while curled up in your lap, but people that own pet reptiles are no less happy with their choice of animal companionship. These …
Rat in Hand

Man’s New Best Friend?

How many of us have a pet that comes when their name is called (usually), rolls on its back to have its belly rubbed, is intelligent and playful and licks our face to show affection? Those of us who own a dog …
Dog Being Toweled Off

Grooming for Better Health

  Whether your companion animal is a dog, cat, rabbit or horse, they all need to be provided with good grooming to remain healthy. Like cats, guinea pigs are fastidious cleaners, but even they need your help with daily or weekly grooming. …