( life / animals / pets / health ) ...from China, where they can monitor individuals down to the square inch, but cannot enforce safety laws at factories (or germ warfare labs). Go figure.
"If we can't depend on the EPA to warn the public about something so thoroughly documented, should we depend on the agency..."
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( family / pets / religion ) He was a stray in the neighborhood I moved to when I bought my house. Based on neighbor reports, he'd been here about 5 years when I finally adopted him in August of 2016 -- I moved here in Sept of 2012 and he'd reportedly shown up in the neighborhood the previous winter, neutered but not fully gro... read more
( family / pets ) Read the rest of the article at Hearing 'I love you' from their owner makes pups' heart rate skyrocket by 46 percent, study shows
"If you ever wondered how strong your furry friends' love is for you, here's your answer." ... read more
( life / health / food / pets ) Read the rest of the article at Two-Best-Friends-Are-Making-Homemade-Dog-Treats-To-Raise-Money-For-A-Food-PantryRead the rest of the article at sunnyskyz.com/good-news/3861/Two-Best-Friends-Are-Making-Homemade-Dog-Treats-To-Raise-Money-For-A-Food-Pantry
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( education / news / politics / pets ) "The regulation is set to put an end to airlines discriminating against service dogs based on their appearance or breed-particularly pit bulls." Read the rest of the article at goodnewsnetwork... read more
( life / health / pets ) Dog de-worming medicine allegedly cures cancer. See Cancer cure has gotten out of control and nih.gov.
"Within just 3 months his cancer vanished. His insurance company spent $1.2 million before Tippens switched to a $5 a week medicine that saved his life. Daily vitamins and CBD oil were also a ... read more
( culture / writing / pets ) So, I'm lying on the bed with the pug Joey between my legs. No, that's not a figure of speech. I'm referring to an actual dog. Anyway, the cat comes up, thinks about jumping across my legs to the other side, then decides to just step on me, then step on Joey, to the other side of the bed. #CatsDisre... read more
( culture / humor / pets ) I love this.
Read the rest of the article at So God made a dog
"And on the 9th day God looked down on his children and said they need a companion, so God Made A Dog. Paul Harvey-style tribute to dogs."... read more
( life / health / pets ) Did you know that avocados are poisonous to most pets? Check out these links:
That first link says:
"Level of toxicity: In dogs and cats: mild. In other species (e.g., birds, ruminants, etc.), moderate to severe."... read more
( family / pets ) Contentment is lying in bed, social networking on my laptop, listening to my wife and daughter fight/tease each other in the other room, while I've got the cat cuddled up on my left and two out of three pugs cuddled up on my right.... read more
( family / adoption / pets ) UPDATE: Franklin has been adopted!
Our daughter was sad to see him go, but he's now in a good home. And they're close to us, so Elizabeth might get to visit sometimes.... read more
( life / health / pets ) dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2190086/Cat-parasite-worms-humans-brains-drive-victims-suicide.html
The answer is yes, but not through parasite worms. Mostly through bringing live animals into the house and letting them loose so you can encounter them whilst sitting on the comm... read more
( family / pets ) Chandler's a good dog. He's been through a lot in this life (before we adopted him) and will probably never fully recover. Never fully trust anyone again. I know the feeling. Maybe that's what we have in common. Whatever it is, I just love the heck out of that dog.
And now he's getting old, like me... read more
( family / pets ) I spent all day today wondering how I was going to tell our 5-year-old that our cat, Sunny, was no longer with us.Literally.After being awakened last night at 2:30 a.m. by the sound of a VERY close coyote, and then not finding Sunny asleep somewhere in the house later that morning - and she's ALWAYS... read more
( family / pets ) Good news from best friends Julie and Bert in Las Vegas. One of their cats, Tobie, went missing this past January. He was an indoor/outdoor cat and one day just disappeared. Needless to say, they were heartbroken and spent many hours/days posting fliers, contacting neighbors and shelters, etc. Nothi ... read more
( family / pets ) I had to take our dog Chandler (my best puppy, the big man) to the vet Thursday after I discovered, while giving him a bath, what looked like a bloody gash on his throat. I was horrified. I literally gasped in shock (I'm such a girl sometimes, I know) :) as drops of blood dripped into the bathw... read more
( family / pets ) It's something I do every night. I actually stopped for several months starting in May, I guess, when my back problems flared up. Then came my knee surgery, which kept me from walking much. Then I got to where I enjoyed not having to walk the dogs every freakin' night of my life. :) But then they st... read more
( family / pets ) Cool toys here!Pet-related posts
Cottonwood Creek Pet Spa (Facebook page)
Animal Rescue Site
The fact that man knows right from wrong proves his intellectual superiority to other creatures, but the fact that he can do wrong proves his moral inferiority to any creature that cannot. -Mark Twain
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( family / holmes / pets ) Daisy graduates! Pic One,
Picture from earlier that day!
Previous pictures: One and Two
Daisy wrestling with Sunny
First pictures: One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight and Nine
Chandler joins the family. Pictures One, Two, Three and Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight
Pugs playing: One, Tw... read more