Unfortunately, this unique animal artisan does not do birthday parties - but boy would he be a huge success if he did! Can you imagine your kids face if they received one of these as their balloon animal? I am old but I still remember going to the fair or to birthday parties where the balloon ...read it all!
Blogging & Barking!
I am not sure I know anyone who does not enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine once in a while, and with these brands you can feel good sipping that cocktail knowing that in some way shape or form you are helping animals. We love to profile brands that give back to animals in some way whether it is in ...read it all!
If there is one thing I know and understand it is anxiety in dogs. When we decided to foster Cleo we had no idea what we were getting into. Our 2 prior pitbulls were adopted as puppies and were happy and emotionally healthy - the only time they were ever nervous was the 4th of July - so anxiety ...read it all!
My pitties who I had for over 14 years - I loved them immensely, but boy they sucked at walking. You would think after 14 years of me yelling "walk nice" they would get it, but nope they didn't! I wish I had known about the invention of the hands free dog leash when I had them because it would have ...read it all!
UPDATE: Thank you to all that supported this effort! Our calendar raised a grand total of $1,063.84 for Karma Cat +Zen Dog Rescue! Let me preface this post with - I LOVE ANIMALS. All of them. But cats are truly jerks - sometimes even assholes. (And if I offend anyone with this term, I am ...read it all!
As a mom - who loves animals and is active in animal rescue - my goal has always been to encourage my daughter to follow my lead so she can also help animals. From the youngest age I wanted to encourage my daughter to be the most compassionate person she could be to animals in the hopes I could help ...read it all!
I have been a member of HeARTs Speak for several years and wanted to share what makes them so awesome as a resource for animal shelters and rescues. They too are a nonprofit organization so they rely on funding, donations and their members to make the magic happen to give rescues and shelters the ...read it all!
Photographers are such an asset to animal shelters and rescues - and their work can truly inspire and encourage others to adopt, volunteer and be involved in helping create a more animal friendly world. The photographers who work in the pet world are some of the most compassionate, caring and giving ...read it all!
We are suckers for great animal rescue stories - and if you are reading this right now we are guessing you are too. Every day, all over the world there are pet adoptions happening. A senior dog finding the perfect quiet home, a puppy going to a young family - a kitten getting ready to spread ...read it all!
I hope this post provides everything you need to figure out the best option for you for keeping squirrels out of your bird feeder! It is a comprehensive guide that covers a lot of options - all based on our personal experience and research. The Story So, I watched my husband get involved in a ...read it all!
How do you help your favorite animal rescue group when you can’t actually adopt another pet? It’s easier than you might think, and it doesn’t always require money I have a problem. I cannot walk into a shelter without bursting into hysterical tears. It’s gotten to them point where no one in my ...read it all!
“Hi Alison, do you have room for another garden gnome?” The coordinator of the local rat rescue wasn’t worried about my garden design. Garden gnomes are our code for pet fancy rats found in the wild, picked up by a kind-hearted member of the public or in the most recent case, dumped over a fence ...read it all!