When Louise Bernikow, a single New York career woman, went for her usual jog in the park, a most unusual thing happened: She ended up with a dog. Not just any dog, but an abandoned, starving brown boxer with a gimpy leg and a mysterious past, who was helpless in the back of a police car. She was also on the brink of changing her life completely, thanks to a dog she never new she wanted.
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I just got this email and I'd like to share it with you. Do you think cats can have a 6th sense? Share your story. Bear with me as it starts off sad though: Harri wrote…“I have a 12 yr old cat, who has numerous health conditions (Diabetes, Asthma, allergies, prone to seizures, has frequent ear infections and borderline Pancreatitis).
Cassie, a beautiful golden retriever, was first referred to my cancer care service in June 1993, when she was five. Her regular veterinarian found enlarged lymph glands that contained cancer. Lymphoma (cancer of the lymph glands) is one of the more treatable varieties of cancer. After consulting with me, Cassie's family decided to start treatments, despite the fact that the biopsy report said “prognosis: guarded to poor.
Note from the site Editor We recently received this wonderful story from a dog lover. It is very sad but true. We at the site office cried when we read it. Originally, we didn't know the source of the story. We recently found out that the author was Mr. Jim Willis who gives permission for the story to be published on our website to encourage responsible pet ownership.
Welcome to the months of fall 2014 into winter and 2015 for your LEO feline. Check out the four seasons that promise change and bonding for humans and their cat(s). As this year heads into autumn full of holidays and novelty it may be both exciting and challenging for you and your cat. LEO (JULY 24 – AUG.
S.G. Thomas submitted a story to us – that he thought our readers would like. We agree and wanted to share it with you. It is called - I Rescued A Human Today Author:Janine Allen CPDT I rescued a human today. Her eyes met mine as she walked down the corridor peering apprehensively into the kennels.
We conducted a poll on about if dog owners thought dogs could mourn the death of another dog. The results were as follows: 59.3% of dog owners said that yes, all dogs will mourn 41.8% of dog owners said that some dogs will mourn but not all 1.5% said they were not sure. 0% of dog owns thought that no dogs mourned.
Here's our step-by-step guide to starting your own Office Foster Program. Questions and comments are more than welcome. Let's Do This Step 1: Canvass your coworkers to gauge interest. There's strength in numbers. The more employees excited about fostering, the better chance you have at approval. Step 2: Find out if any employees are allergic to cats.
Know any funny cat jokes? We thought this would be fun so we asked our cat lovers to send us their favorites. Here they are! We hope you enjoy them. How Many Cats Does it Take to Change a Lightbulb? So how many cats does it take to change a light bulb? None, they get the stupid dog to do it.
When it comes to buying pet food, higher cost doesn't always mean higher quality, according to the March issue of Consumer Reports. A higher price could indicate better ingredients and better quality control during and after manufacturing, but it could also just mean prettier packaging, more marketing, or a fancy name.
Do you have favorite holiday traditions you celebrate with your cats? Many of us do. Cats are an important part of our families and many of us include our cats in our holiday plans. In some cases, their cats are an integral part of the holiday. I'd like to share some holiday traditions with you and even learn about some of your favorite tradition so that we can share them with other cat lovers that are developing their own traditions.
How does the moon affect your pet? What do the phases of the moon mean? Astrologer Dana Haynes will tell you: FULL MOON: The Full Moon influences the psyche of animals with noticeable intensity. It has been said to increase chaos, and even cause the Earth to shake. Veterinary staff and Animal Control keep busy during this phase.
We put together our top videos of this year that we want to share with you. We hope you enjoy! And if you like dogs too – check out the top 10 dog videos of 2008. They are also really good! Here are the top 10 cat videos of 2008! 10. Two cats talking. This was one of our favorites videos this year.
Our question this week was: My Bouvier des Flandres was born on July 31, 2008 and is a male. How do I find out what his horoscope is? Sincerely, Jane G. Answer Hi – thanks for your email. There are two ways to find out your dog's horoscope- your situation is easy because you known when your dog was born.
What Does This New Year Hold For Your Pet? By the Brittanys, Kerouac & Cal Orey (with Special Guest Astrologer Dana Haynes who shares the news on Planets and Pets) Welcome to 2009, a year that promises both humans and companion animals will spend more time at home enjoying the simple life-and all the good things Mother Nature brings.
While the economic downturn might make women pause about new purchases, it won't effect how much they'll spend on their beloved pets next year. As part of its ongoing "FemiNation" dialogue into the lifestyles and attitudes of contemporary women, Lifetime Networks today announced a survey* on the relationship between Women 18-49 and their pets.
Here are some ways pet lovers spend the holidays with their pets. We hope you enjoy reading them and get some ideas for your own holiday traditions. I hang small Santa Stockings on the stair railing with their names on. For the most part I add toys that are stuffed with catnip and treats for dental care.
Can Dogs sense when owners need them? I think some can. Here are some comments from dog lovers…Izabelle Knew Who Needed Her Most Yes, dogs do sense when people need them. I have seen it in action with my Golden Retriever "Izabelle" on our therapy visits. When she was just nine months old we went to visit the residents at a nursing home with a therapy dog group.
One of our wonderful pet lovers submitted this story. We laughed and thought we'd share it with you. We hope you enjoy it too! Little Red Riding Hood Meets a Dog Little Red Riding Hood is skipping thru the forest road when she sees the big bad dog crouched down behind a log. "My, what big eyes you have, Mr.
A pet lover sent us this article and asked us to share it with you other pet lovers. We hope you enjoy it. A Pet's Ten Commandments 1. My life is likely to last 10-15 years. Any separation from you is likely to be painful. 2. Give me time to understand what you want of me. 3. Place your trust in me.
Below are some quotes about animals that we would like to share with you. These are some of our favorites. Do you have a favorite? Email us and we'd love to add it to our article. "Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms." -George Eliot "The best thing about animals is that don't talk much.