Happy Saturday! For some reason I couldn’t wait for the weekend to come this week. Can you believe it’s almost August already? So crazy! There were several news stories that caught our attention this week, and if you follow us on Facebook, you may have noticed we posted links out to them. The first was… Continue reading L.A. Passes New Vicious Dog Law; NYPD Rescues Shepherd & Saturday Blog Hop
This not Stoney or Squirt, but a third hamster I had after college. A recent PetSide article said more colleges are creating pet-friendly dorms because they are seeing how having your furry friend with you can help alleviate anxiety. I couldn’t help but laugh, and feel confident enough that I’m far-enough out of college that… Continue reading If Only I Was Allowed to Have a Pet in My Dorm Room….
In the past two days, I’ve read about four articles on dogs being attacked and killed while out on a daily walk with their owners. The article that upset me the most was about a Yorkie killed by a pack of dogs after they escaped from an open gate and charged the pup’s owner. There… Continue reading How Do You Prevent Your Dog From Being Attacked?
If you are visiting the blog as part of the Saturday Pet Blogger Hop, WELCOME! If you are one of our loyal readers, welcome back! And if you don’t know about the Saturday Pet Blogger Hop, you can read all about it on Life With Dog’s website. We wanted to do a little update today… Continue reading Happy Saturday Pet Blogger Hop!
A 21-year-old New York man was sentenced to a year in prison after he snapped the neck of his ex-girlfriend’s family dog before stuffing it behind a dryer, The Journal News reported. He plead guilty to aggravated cruelty to animals, and according to the newspaper didn’t offer any explanation or apology in court before his… Continue reading Was This Proper Punishment for a Dog Killing?
The pictures and information coming out of the Gulf of Mexico are heartbreaking. But, what I was happy to see was how much media coverage the animals are getting — they tend get overshadowed by other things during major disasters. So, here is a quick roundup of animal coverage I found from the oil spill… Continue reading Animals and the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill