Archives for August 2005

The Need for Pet First Aid Kits

The Need for Pet First Aid Kits By Max Bellamy Even if you have the perfect first aid kit for you and your family, it might not help when Fiddo or Fluffy gets hurt. To help pets in an emergency, … [Read more...]

A Dog Bit Me, Whom Can I Sue?

A Dog Bit Me, Whom Can I Sue? By Jason M Rigler Any person, whether a minor or adult, having been bitten or knocked down by an animal improperly or inadequately leashed or contained can sue for … [Read more...]

What's The Real Deal On Pet Insurance?

What's The Real Deal On Pet Insurance? by Blake Kritzberg Even if you haven't had a run-in involving your pet of late, pet insurance has probably crossed your mind. And if you have, the bill for … [Read more...]

Disaster Relief Fund – 2005

Please Note: We have also added a link at the top of our Blog .. Please help the poor animals affected by the recent disaster, if you can. Thank-You. PetLvr.com ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Disaster Relief … [Read more...]

Does Your Bichon Frise Eat His Own Poop?

Does Your Bichon Frise Eat His Own Poop By Janet Combs Hi, I'm Janet Combs My mother bred and raised Bichon Frises for 23 years. I have been a Bichon Frise breeder for 13 years. Between what my … [Read more...]

WHS Ad – August 30, 2005 – Please Adopt Me!

Einstein, 106653 (Read this article ...) … [Read more...]

Seven Games Dogs Just Love To Play

Seven Games Dogs Just Love To Play by Renée Alexandrea Have you ever wonder why some dogs seem to be so happy and playful even up to their twilight years? The answer is not far from reach. If … [Read more...]

Horse Training 101

Horse Training 101 by Ray La Foy Each horse is different in how it learns and how it reacts to outside stimuli. Certain methods of horse training may apply to some horses, but it does not mean that … [Read more...]

Are All Those Pet Vaccinations Really Necessary?

Are All Those Pet Vaccinations Really Necessary? by Angela M. Predhomme Would you like to save money and have a healthier pet? Let me tell you a story. One day, my German Shepherd was asleep, as … [Read more...]

Cat Health Problems: Your Curiosity Could Save Your Cat!

CAT HEALTH PROBLEMS: YOUR CURIOSITY COULD SAVE YOUR CAT! by Dean Erickson Cat health care is an issue that you can now take an active interest in. Use your own curiosity and your Internet skills … [Read more...]

Owners vow to fight first provincewide pit bull ban in Canada as it becomes law

National Post Owners vow to fight first provincewide pit bull ban in Canada as it becomes law Gillian Livingston Canadian Press Sunday, August 28, 2005 TORONTO (CP) - Canada's first provincewide … [Read more...]

Rabbit As Pet

Rabbit As Pet By Amanda Rabbit Lover Rabbits are one of the most popular pets, apart from dogs and cats. They look attractive, lovely, gentle, friendly and cute. They are easy to take care and … [Read more...]

How To Get Your Pet To Strike The Pose: Tips For Photographing Your Pet

How To Get Your Pet To Strike The Pose: Tips For Photographing Your Pet By Ian White If you have ever tried to take a picture of your dog, you will realize how hard it is to capture the pups full … [Read more...]

Hot new suburban pet: chickens

Hot new suburban pet: chickens Chickens like Beauty the Red Bantam are becoming popular in the suburbs. Darlene ProisStar Tribune Hot new suburban pet: chickens Last update: August 28, 2005 at … [Read more...]

Some shelters can take people and pets

Some shelters can take people and pets - OrlandoSentinel.com: Opinion OPINION MY WORD Some shelters can take people and pets (Read this article ...) … [Read more...]

Hiker in serious condition after grizzly attack

CTV.ca | Hiker in serious condition after grizzly attack Hiker in serious condition after grizzly attack Sat. Aug. 27 2005 8:33 PM ET CTV.ca News Staff A female hiker in Banff National Park … [Read more...]

Manitoba man killed in black bear attack

CTV.ca | Manitoba man killed in black bear attack Manitoba man killed in black bear attack Sat. Aug. 27 2005 8:01 AM ET CTV.ca News Staff A 69-year-old man was the victim of a deadly black bear … [Read more...]

Flying With Your Dog

Flying With Your Dog by Eric Shannon A pet owner must research the many requirements before taking a dog on an airplane. Different airlines have slightly different regulations, but most airlines … [Read more...]

Safety Tips for Moving With Pets

Safety Tips for Moving With Pets By Marte Cliff Which kind is your pet? The pooch who is the first one in the car when the door opens, or the kitty who runs to hide at the first hint of travel? Both … [Read more...]

Life Lessons I Learned from my Cat

Life Lessons I Learned from my Cat by Teresa Proudlove Even if you are not a cat person, bear with me, this story goes far beyond cat mania. Our little tabby cat was frightened and … [Read more...]

Pets left in Gaza are evacuated

Chicago Tribune | Pets left in Gaza are evacuated Associated Press Published August 25, 2005 JERUSALEM -- About 100 pets left behind when settlers were evacuated from Gaza--including an … [Read more...]

Talk to the Animals? Yes! And Whats More, They Talk to Us!

Talk to the Animals? Yes! And What's More, They Talk to Us! By Jennifer Stewart Talk to the animals? Yes. And what's more, they talk to us! If you've ever shared your life with animals, you'll … [Read more...]

Does your dog really recognize it's name?

I was doggie walking this morning, as were many other dog owners. It was an amazingly beautiful morning. As I was walking and doggie watching, I remembered this T.V. Program I watched once, about a … [Read more...]

Urethral Obstruction and "FLUTD" in a Cat

Urethral Obstruction, Plugged Tom Cat, FLUTD... at ThePetCenter.com URETHRAL OBSTRUCTION and "FLUTD" IN A CAT Plugged cat! Urethral obstruction! Urethral calculus! FLUTD... these words spoken … [Read more...]

WHS Ad – August 23, 2005 – Please Adopt Me!

Buddy, 105816 We cannot understand why this medium-sized, exceptionally handsome dog is still waiting for a home! Buddy likes other dogs, enjoys going for walks with our volunteers & is about 5 … [Read more...]

PetLvr.com Wants You To Adopt A Pet

I would like to welcome the Winnipeg Humane Society (W.H.S.) to our team of contributors of content for [The Blog]. From their website: There are thousands of unwanted animals in our community that … [Read more...]

For the Amused Cat Lovers Out There

The StuffOnMyCat.com website was launched June 8, 2005 and I noticed it immediately, and posted an entry on the site on June 10, 2005 (Click Here for Archived Page) .... Well, that site got … [Read more...]

The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions Tour

The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions Tour stopped up here in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada yesterday for a few shows, before heading south east to St. Paul, Minnesota on August 25, 2005. We went to … [Read more...]

Setting Up A New Aquarium

Setting Up A New Aquarium by Leon Huang Location of your aquarium So, you bought your very first fish tank. And you probably already decided where to place it. But keep in mind that a fish tank … [Read more...]

"IF" …

If you can start the day without caffeine, If you can get going without pep pills, If you can always be cheerful, ignoring aches and pains, If you can resist complaining and boring people with … [Read more...]

First Aid for Parrots

First Aid for Parrots By Marilu Anderson Unfortunately, accidents can - and DO happen, so it's always a good idea to be prepared! While accidents usually produce obvious injuries, illnesses are often … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Pamper Your Parrot

5 Ways to Pamper Your Parrot By Taylor Knight We are all busy these days and I know it’s hard to meet all the demands in your life. But, it’s time for a breather. Take an some time with each of … [Read more...]

Frosty Paws(R) Frozen Treats for Dogs Keep Pooches Cool During Dog Days of Summer

Thanks for the heads up from The Pet Industry Weekly Blog .. Dreyers dog treats The Los Angeles Times reported today that Dreyer's, the nations largest ice cream company, is expanding further into … [Read more...]

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