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Navicular Syndrome: Does FDA Approval of Tildren and Osphos Change Anything?

From bone to zone: Focus on navicular-type lameness has evolved from concentrating on identifying bone defects visible in radiography to a more dynamic approach to also detect possible soft tissue injury, deteriorating hoof condition and age- or sport-related stress factors. Show More Summary

Double Pawprint Cradle

Double Pawprint Cradle Did you just get your first kitt […]

Back To You, Anderson Pooper

So there’s this Prosh Weiner Dog with a bit of a disability issue, name of ANDERSON POOPER. That doesn’t slow her down one bit! Quoting the Laughing Squid, “Anderson competed in the Star 101.5FM 18th Annual Wiener Dog Races at Emerald Downs on July 13th. Donations to Animals With Disabilities, Anderson Pooper’s non-profit can be […]

8 Ways I'm EXACTLY Like My Cats

It's no accident that "cat" makes up part of my name. I love cats. I find them fascinating and they continue to amaze me the more I learn about them. Over the years I've come to realize that I'm a lot like a cat (and there are also ways in which I'd like to be more like a cat). Here are eight ways I'm like a cat: 1. Show More Summary

Quite Possibly The Most Gonzo Whackadoodle Kitteh EVER

Just…watch. (Carrie S., thanks for sending this. Saw it on FB but couldn’t use it!)Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: kitteh, Whackadoodle Kitteh

Meh. Win The New Book From Grumpy Cat.

In a world filled with inspirational know-it-alls and quotable blowhards, only one figure is indifferent enough to tell the cranky truth: Grumpy Cat. Everyone’s favorite disgruntled feline is back with this demotivational guide to everyday life, love, & friendship. The Grumpy Guide to Life will help anyone get in touch with their inner grouch! We’ve […]

PETA's "Water for Vegans" Campaign Shows It Values Neither People Nor Animals

Rule number one for animal lovers should go something like this: Caring for the welfare of animals does not get you out of your responsibility to your fellow human beings. A part of me would like to think that didn't need to be said....Show More Summary

Meet Shoko the Pirate Cat, the Sweetest Little Peg-Leg Kitten

Today's Monday Miracle is Shoko the Pirate, a peg-legged kitten who was scooped up from a foster situation after a pet store in Connecticut deemed her damaged goods. Despite her dinky fourth paw, Shoko still manages to hop and skip around...Show More Summary

What A Wonderful World

This video doesn’t need any words to go with it. From Anna A. in New Zealand.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: It would be too many tags

The 2015 Cute Overload Calendars Are Here!

After a year hiatus (hey, had to raise the babies a bit, give me a break) and a lot of work from YOU, our fine, fine, contributors, we’re pleased to announce… The 2015 Mini Calendar! and its Big Brother… The 2015 Wall Calendar! You can also order at!   At a compact but mighty 7? x […]

Get to Know the German Shorthaired Pointer: Making the Point on the Hunt and at Home

Pointer, tracker, retriever, show dog, agility dog, obedience dog -- and most of all, companion -- the German Shorthaired Pointer may be the most versatile breed on earth. This versatility is the result of a concerted effort to produce...Show More Summary

So, My Cat Is Teaching My Baby How to Be a Cat

Okay, so it's never a good idea to leave a child alone with any animal. Children can be pretty rough little characters, and critters can handle only so much Play-Doh in their fur before they act out. If you're diligent about teaching...Show More Summary

Little Miss Lexi Wheels Around NYC Like a Star

Little Miss Lexi's front legs never fully developed, but that doesn't stop her from zipping around New York City. The Pekingese-Maltese mix goes to work with her human, Mary Fayet, and attends charity events to help promote Posh Pets Rescue. Share this image The organization learned of Lexi when she was three months old (she turns one on Aug. Show More Summary

I Wish I Could "Freeze" My Cats in These 6 Positions

My cats are adorable. I know, yours are too. All cats are downright delectable, right? Sometimes I just stare at my cats for longer than is probably necessary, but who decides what's necessary, anyway? Their cuteness requires lots of...Show More Summary

Rats, It’s Monday

[Monday? Again? RATS! If you don't mind- and even if you DO, I'm stayin' under here, in my tunnel! (Grumble, grumble.)] “This is Earnest. My nekkid, skinny, hairless boy rat. Loves cloth tunnels!” -April D.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Rats It's Monday

Ask a Vet: What Happens When a Dog Jumps Out of a Window?

Summer is canine window jumping season. Windows are more likely to be open when it's warm. Canine self-defenestration reaches its peak on July 4, when fireworks drive many dogs to such levels of terror that they not only jump out ofShow More Summary

Mmmmmm, Yogurt!

Bob and Dice have not heard the phrase “Share and share alike.” (And if they had, they’d ignore it. They’re cats, right?) From Concord Paul & Barb, who really need to step up their game. You guys been on vaca, or what?Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Cats, Impending Doom

Tour de Conway

July has always been known for speed. It's been two weeks since I have made a blog post and I can honestly say it feels like I just made my last post a few days ago. How time flies! Maybe one day, after I have invented my Time Slower Downer, I will blog more often. Show More Summary

Could Someone Rustle Up A TINY Blankee, Please?

Orphaned baby deer mouse…sent in by KB, from Farasyn Farm’s Wildlife Rescues FB.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Pocket Pets

Day at the Beach

"Hmm, I wonder if they serve 'carotinis' on this beach?" :P Thanks Lynn & Mark for the absolutely adorable picture of Ellie. I'm jealous Ellie! Would love to be on the beach right now! :D

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