Sometimes all it takes to make a difference is for someone to have just one idea and some passion. The Best Friends Animal Society started the Invisible Dogs Campaign to get the word out about local dogs in local shelters who have trouble getting adopted. These dogs are sometimes referred to as the invisible dogs. Through this one soc...Read More
Some of the new products that are invented are really interesting while others are simply laughable. The ones that seem to make it to the As Seen On TV website land somewhere in between. There seems to be a proliferation of these pet products these days. The website even has a special tab just for them.
Before you get taken in by the sh...Read More
Dog food can be a hassle to store. This is especially true when you have a 120lbs Rottweiler in a 1 bedroom apartment like yours truly. Her 50lbs bags of food (that she goes through in about a month) are a hassle to get in the apartment and to store.
When it comes to storing your pet’s food, there are a few options to choose from. Leavi...Read More
When a dog gets loose, a few things can happen. The pet can wander around the neighborhood and then return safely to the home, sometimes without the owners even knowing. Or the dog can be hit by a car and injured or killed. The dog can also be picked up by the authorities.
Animal control officers are charged with the job o...Read More
If you have a pet, you know about fur. Mostly, you know what a pain it can be to remove from your carpet, rugs, furniture, clothing, and just about everything else. Vacuums are an important tool for every pet owner. If you are like many of us, you have burnt out a motor or too during the shedding seasons, so you know the importance of a good ...Read More
Has your smartphone or tablet taken over your life too? How can it not? What can’t it do? iPhone is not the only one in the market anymore. There are plenty of apps for Android devices too. Here is a list of five free apps in the Android market that all dog owners should check out.
1. Dog Mentor
Dog Mentor is an app is ...Read More
Most cats are picky about toys as they are about food. One minute, your kitty is chasing an expensive feathered doo-dad around the apartment, the next day he gives it a blank stare and starts attacking a paper bag instead.
But cats never seem to tire of one particular plaything – a laser pointer. That fast-moving red dot tu...Read More
Keeping track of your pet or pets can be a hassle. iPhone apps that can keep track of your pet become especially important. You are responsible to have and know all of their information since they cannot do it themselves. And it is always good to know or at a minimum, have a record of all their information.
Things to Keep Track of
Before ...Read More
Can’t get enough of your pet or your iPhone? Well, here are some iPhone apps just for pet owners. There are well over a million apps now available, which makes it tough to sort out the clutter to find what you are looking for. Whether you are trying to find a vet, pet store, or other pets around you, there’s an app for that. Searc...Read More
Are you ready to get excited about cardboard? I know, you are thinking that is impossible, but be prepared to be surprised.
Here is the Kittypod, two in one cat furniture. The Kittypod is not just a scratching post, it is also a kitty bed and eye appealing piece of furniture for your cat that will actually look good set up in your livin...Read More
The Cat Catcher does exactly what its title suggests-- it catches cats. However, it does so in a way that makes the cat want to get caught. This toy will captivate your cat’s attention like few others, and it will do so without too much effort on your part.
Created by Go-Cat (the company also responsible for Da Bird, anot...Read More
With cats, there can be lots of dull moments. Cat scratch posts are usually good for some laughs. It can be quite amusing to watch a cat attach an inanimate object. Traditional posts that can be found at the local grocery or pet store are mostly made out the same materials, and are all the same colors. Different materials have their pros and con...Read More
Due to the recent problems in Japan, air conditioners have been set at 82 degrees if they are turned on at all, in order to conserve electricity. Nuclear power plants all over Japan have been having problems or are not working at all. And this summer has been hot with temperatures up to and over 100 degrees Fahrenheit.
Setsuden, or savi...Read More
There aren’t very many negatives to owning a dog. Dead patches of grass is definitely one, if not the biggest one. The nitrogen in dog urine causes it to burn and kill your grass. Fortunately, there are a few tips, tricks, and techniques to combat the problem.
One option is to build a pen for the dogs to do their business in. The ...Read More
Sometimes, dogs need some help walking. Due to injury, illness, or birth defects, paws and legs that are weak or become useless affect the overall well being of an animal.
When a human does not have use of an arm, they can still get around and make due. The inability to use a leg is more complicated, but we have created ways to get arou...Read More
There are a bunch of apps for the iPhone that are great for pet owners. There are apps for organizing and tracking health information, finding dog parks and veterinarians in the area, pet first aid apps, and even apps that make sounds to tease pets.
However, the iPhone is not the only phone on the market that gives users access to apps. So h...Read More
There are so many apps to choose from. How can you tell which ones are worth downloading and taking up precious space on your iPhone and which ones are not? Well, YeePet is here to help. Here are 10 fun and functional apps to choose from.
1. The Dog (.99 USD)
The Dog app is a useful information filled app that contains info...Read More
If you can’t beat them, join them. That must be what designers over at Hollywood Franklin were thinking when they designed the Santa Monica Franklin Promenade Cat Walkway System.
The walkway is really a series of individual steps that attach to bookshelves by sliding onto the shelves, not by gluing or clipping to them. This works ...Read More
There are many pet bowls that are raised off the floor. Why? Because it promotes healthy digestion and relieves neck strain. Many raised pet bowls are elegant or stylish, but there is one that goes beyond the traditional and into the future.
The Designer Pet Eatery is a compact,...Read More
Wireless electric dog fences are becoming more and more popular. It is no wonder why. With proper training, electronic fences offer the benefits of a closed in fence, without the wood or metal fence. Havahart has established itself as the leader in electronic and now wireless dog fences. Even though they have been around for a number of years...Read More