Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Animal shows

Did anyone attend the recent dog show in Concord? Have you ever wonder why for many years owners have been meeting to compare their livestock? Poultry...

Skunks

Spring is in the air. Breathe deeply and enjoy the honeysuckle , jasmine and wild flowers. First thing in the morning you might notice a...

Coexist with Coyotes

If you live in NC, you have probably seen a coyote, or know someone who has. They are now established in all 100 counties...

Body language

Bet your dog knows the meaning of several words, your cat many more than she will acknowledge. Our pets can also know our meaning...

Health insurance for your pet

Did you know you can buy Health insurance for your pet? Especially if you own a beed of dog or cat known to have...

The cats meow

Are you owned by a feline or several? Cats can be the best purring lap warmers ever.  They can also have a hissy fit...

Rescue or pure bred?

It makes us all feel good to think we saved an animal's life. We see adds on TV or social media about neglected or abused...

Name your new pet.

Have you had 3 Schnauzers named Fritz? We know someone who is loving their fourth. I guess it is easier to remember. Some names are...

Huge dog show.

For five days at the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center on Hwy 49 N in Concord, N. C. Up to 1,000 dogs of over 100...

Travel safety

Driving with pets large or small can be a pleasure or headache. Thoughtful preparation is key to a successful outing long or short. Always keep...

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