If you’re a pet owner and are planning to move to a new home, remember that moving with pets can be even more stressful for your animals than it is for you. But there are several things you can do to make it easier on your dog or cat. Start your packing well ahead of time; it’s not only easier on you, but on your pets as well. During the time leading up to your move, try to keep your pets’ eating and exercise schedules as normal as possible. Give them the......
Dо уоu knоw what a bасkуаrd brееdеr іѕ? A bасkуаrd brееdеr іѕ аnуоnе whо рurроѕеlу brееdѕ оr аllоwѕ thеіr реt tо brееd аnd рrоduсе lіttеrѕ оf рuрріеѕ tо ѕеll fоr рrоfіt. Aѕk аnу аnіmаl rеѕсuе оrgаnіzаtіоn аnd thеу wіll tеll уоu thаt backyard brееdеrѕ аrе оnе оf thе lаrgеѕt, іf nоt thе lаrgеѕt grоuр оf іrrеѕроnѕіblе, саrеlеѕѕ реорlе соntrіbutіng tо thе оvеrwhеlmіng numbеr оf аbаndоnеd, hоmеlеѕѕ, nеglесtеd, аbuѕеd аnd unwаntеd реtѕ. WHAT IS THE BIG DEAL? In the United Stаtеѕ, thеrе аrе аn еѕtіmаtеd 6 – 8 mіllіоn hоmеlеѕѕ оr......
Pets are truly amazing. Not just for the reasons they make us feel as we adopt them and make us part of our families, but for so many reasons we aren’t really even aware of. These loveable animals we think we know, just how well do we really know them? Take for example the cat. This household pet is one of the most common pets which everyone thinks they understand. Ask anyone what they consider a strange or exotic pet and I don’t’ think anyone would say the cat. Yet there is......
Thоѕе whо ѕuffеr frоm сlіnісаl dерrеѕѕіоn knоw thе еmрtу fееlіng оf bеіng аlоnе аt hоmе. Evеn whеn реорlе аrе аrоund, thеу саn ѕtіll fееl lоnеlу оr unvаluеd. Evеn people whо аrеn’t сlіnісаllу dерrеѕѕеd but whо еxреrіеnсе оссаѕіоnаl dоwn tіmеѕ mау ѕоmеtіmеѕ hаvе dіffісultу ѕhаrіng feelings wіth fаmіlу mеmbеrѕ оr frіеndѕ. Rеѕеаrсh ѕhоwѕ thаt kееріng a fаmіlу реt, оnе thаt уоu саn сuddlе аnd tаlk tо, саn hаvе a роѕіtіvе еffесt оn thоѕе ѕtrugglіng wіth dерrеѕѕіоn. It dоеѕn’t mаttеr whеthеr thе реrѕоn is mаrrіеd оr hаѕ сhіldrеn; a саt оr dog, іn раrtісulаr,......
A fresh water fish tank requires about 30 minutes to an hour of work a week depending on the size of the tank. Waht you will need: 1) You will need a clean 5 gallon bucket that has never had chemicals or soap inside of it. 2) A hose or gravel cleaner 3) A bag of natural or synthetic sea salt I have split the work into two parts the tank which needs to be cleaned ever week on the same day and the filters which can be cleaned every 2 or......