We are so excited to introduce you to Fonny van Raaijen! If you have not seen her artistic animal painting work - I am pretty sure you will fall in love like I have. The image below is one of my favorite pieces! This was done on commission and you can see 2 beautiful donkeys on an old door - there ...read it all!
Blogging & Barking!
I was speaking with a friend recently and we were talking about dog cartoons - because well, that is how we roll! She actually brought up a cartoon called Courage the Cowardly Dog that was on years ago - and man that brought back some good memories! The cartoon ran for 4 seasons from 1999 - 2002 ...read it all!
UPDATE 1/3/18 - Our contact at Subaru got back to us about an update on how this first time event went! Over the 2 weekends the event took place, Best Friends LA hosted thousands of guests in their exhibit with many people just learning that they have 2 locations in LA for when they are ready to ...read it all!
For many animals it is not really a great time of the year. While families are gearing up for the holidays - buying gifts, making cookies and sharing special moments together - there are animals tuck in shelters with none of the warmth and love the holidays are known for. For most shelters this ...read it all!
We all deal with it! From stinky cat boxes to smelly dogs that just came in from a fun time outdoors - the smells seem to be never ending. There are a lot of great options out there, but we have to say - one of our new favorite finds are the pet odor candles from One Fur All, which are available ...read it all!
We get it - not everyone wants to buy gifts that are mass produced or from retailers like Amazon or Walmart - so, the next best thing is to shop on Etsy! If you are not familiar with Etsy, it is primarily a giant online market of artisans who make their products by hand. While you will find some ...read it all!
Why do we say it is the ultimate cone of shame guide? Well, because we tried to give you everything you need to know – from how to buy one – to dogs showing their feelings while wearing one! Just about every pet parent has experienced that moment when the vet tells you – yep, your baby needs to ...read it all!
It is estimated that every year over 30 million dogs are slaughtered for human consumption in Asian countries including China, Thailand, South Korea, Vietnam, Laos, and Indonesia. With those numbers, it seems like a hopeless task for the organizations that are desperately fighting to end the dog ...read it all!
We apologize, but this event has been canceled! We are excited to announce that I am doing a fundraiser for one of my favorite pit bull rescues - Bully Rescue Warriors! If you are not familiar with my photography work you can visit Jill Caren Photography. 100% of the session fee is being ...read it all!
When we learned about the Kitty Convict Project campaign to end the issue of lost indoor cats - we of course had to learn more and what we found was adorable and beneficial to helping keep cats safe. Three fabulous minds came together to create this campaign, Matthew Inman - the brainchild behind ...read it all!
NOTE: I am sorry if some of you find this post offensive. Our goal is to provide examples of unique and inspiring fundraisers - and this is one we thought deserved a mention! People love boobs - especially men, I know - surprise surprise! So, when the Baltimore Bully Crew wanted a unique event ...read it all!
Having seen some crazy posts recently about how much people and even rescues are spending to save sick animals - I thought this would be a great conversation to have! We believe every life matters, but how much money would you spend to save your pet if they became very ill? My Story My ...read it all!