How many times has your kitty woken you up in the middle of the night, because she’s chasing her favorite toy (no doubt it’s the one with the loud bell!) around your bedroom?
My friends Ryan and Corinne just brought home the cutest puppy from the local animal shelter. They think she is a lab-sheperd mix. She has the sweetest face and clever eyes. They have named her Matisse. As new dog owners they weren’t prepared for the multitude of things new fur parents have to do. That <... >
There are little enclaves throughout the city that are dog friendly, known only to the natives in the area. The next time you are looking for a destination to hangout with your dog, and want a change of scenery from Central Park, head over to the South Street Seaport area. You can enjoy walking along <... >
This month, enjoy some great music — who doesn’t love sipping a cocktail and humming along to some show tunes? There are great events to attend, so you have no excuse for not doing your bit for charity, while enjoying yourself of course! Urban Cat League (http://www.urbancatleague.org) will be having the Heart and Home Benefit <... >
I’m a big fan of Groupon (www.groupon.com), the site that offers huge daily discounts on everything from restaurants to clothes, just as long as there are a bunch of other people who subscribe to the same deals that I am hankering for, and we hit the seller’s target number. Considering the popularity of Groupon, it’s <... >
I always look into the windows of pet stores. I think we all do, it’s hard to ignore the small, cuddly pups romping and playing. But I’ve also learned that we can’t ignore where many of these animals come from. I love dogs. I always have. I’m one of those people who are afraid to <... >
The holidays are a time for giving and appreciating our friends and family, especially our loyal Fidos and beloved Fluffies. Today, about 63% of all U.S. households have a pet (Source: American Veterinary Medical Association) which translates to about 75 million dogs and about 85 million cats owned nationwide (Source: Pet Food Institute). Now that’s <... >
Our pets love to burrow, hide behind the sofa, crawl under our beds. I think they just want to have a roof over their heads, a protected place to call their own. With the Pet Camper from Straight Line Designs (http://www.straightlinedesigns.com) your dog or cat will be sheltered in style. This custom-built work of art <... >
With the holidays upon us, it’s the perfect time to get in touch with people who we don’t get to see on a regular basis. Like a favorite aunt who used to heap an extra slice of cake on your plate, or a rascally uncle who never failed to slip you a ten-dollar bill when <... >
On my travels to Toronto, I always try to stop by in one of the two Lavishy Boutiques, either the one on Yonge Street or the one on Dundas Street.