After a month of wandering, Chica the Chihuahua has been reunited with her family! One afternoon, Chica ventured away from her family in York, Pennsylvania and traveled more than 100 miles to Chesapeake City, Maryland!
Fight Feline Obesity Through Exercise By Dana Mack, The Catnip Times You love your cat – and that’s the understatement of the century, right? Many of us feline fanatics are quick to display our undying love through a few extra treats here and there, and while there’s nothing wrong with sharing the delight of a midnight snack together, it’s easier than you might think for an extra treat or two to turn into an extra pound [...]
One of life’s biggest milestones is bringing home a new baby and even after months of preparation it will still be a shock to your system. As you welcome a new member to your family, remember it’s a big change for your dog as well
It was an unexpected reunion. Dooley the cat went missing three years ago, but now he’s finally come home. His owner says a concerned stranger, animal control, and a microchip helped bring them together again.
Denali is AKC Reunited! Denali found an opportunity to run (which Huskies love to do!) when her family’s fence was being upgraded. With densely wooded grounds in the surrounding area, her family searched and searched for her and were losing all hope. The next day AKC Reunite called and emailed the very good news that Denali’s microchip had been scanned and she was safe and found! Denali’s owner, Tiffany is ”beyond grateful [...]
If you live in an area where there are poisonous snakes, you probably have concerns about your dog having an encounter with one. A snake bite is very serious, possibly deadly. So, can you teach your dog to stay away from them? Yes, to a point...
Fear Free Isn’t Only Reserved for Vet Visits, It Applies to Your Cat’s Daily Life. Here’s how: By The Catnip Times Doing your best to remove fear from vet visits is really important for you and your cat. And removing fear from your cat’s everyday life can help improve the quality of life they experience and lead to a much happier cat and a really great bond between human and animal. Owners who dread taking [...]
Wouldn’t it be great if you and your dog could be together all day, every day? Your dog probably thinks so, and his chance is coming. June 21st is National Take Your Dog to Work Day. If your employer allows you to bring your dog, you’ll want to prepare...
How to Make Your Cat Comfortable in the Summer The Catnip Times Cats, in general, are known for their fluffy fur coat which keeps them cozy and comfortable. But how do you keep your cat comfortable when the weather is just too hot? Whether you live in a sunny, tropical location or have just moved to one, keeping this six-step guide handy will help you make your fluffy feline a tad cooler in the [...]
Tips If You Have to Rehome Your CatBy Angela Marcus, The Catnip TimesWhat are you to do if the inconceivable happens and you need to rehome your cat? Unless they are a regular foster parent, no one ever takes a cat into their home thinking, “I’ll have to find you a home one day.” But, too often, the unexpected happens: A family member becomes allergic. Your new job requires a move and the new landlord is [...]