Safe For your Pet Should Always Equal Safe For You In my last post I talked about Salmonella, a bacteria infection can effect a pet that has eaten contaminated food and people that have handled  contaminated food. This exposure can be extremely dangerous to someone with a compromised immune system, such as a person that is undergoing… Read More


  What is Salmonella? Salmonella is a bacterial disease of the intestinal tract. In extreme cases, the bacterial can enter the bloodstream. Pet food is made with ingredients that can contain Salmonella, such as eggs, chicken or poultry. Although processing normally destroys bacteria, Salmonella can live on pet food for months. The overuse of antibiotics, in… Read More


Looking for that perfect holiday gift for your dog? With Surpise My Pet, you can express your love all year long with monthly deliveries of a box of toys, treats and other great surprises! When you sign up, you do so based on the size of your dog, so that the box that they receive… Read More


I give a monthly gift to my local Humane Society and today I received a letter from them thanking me for my efforts and inviting me to do more. Their accomplishments this year include placement of 91% of the animals that were brought to them for help, and providing assistance to more than 2,700 families… Read More


  Just Say No To Pet Stores   In august of this year, the City Council of Beverly Hills, CA passed an ordinance that states that pet stores can no longer sell animals that have been commercially bred.  This means that the owners of pet stores can only  offer pets that have come from rescue… Read More