New Airline Means Friendlier Skies for Pets

Remember when we discussed how difficult flying with rats safely can be? I've also mentioned the potential hazards of shipping dogs and cats by plane. In fact, I personally will not ever fly with my … [Read more...]

Pet Ownership in a Down Economy: The Three R's

We've talked about owning pets during a recession before, and as the economy continues to stagnate, it's more  important than ever to share ways to keep your family together without breaking the bank. … [Read more...]

Why Won't My Rat Run on a Wheel, or in an Exercise Ball?

New rat owners often purchase exercise balls and wheels and are disappointed when their rats will not use them. Sometimes, rats are even brought to veterinarians by well-meaning owners concerned about … [Read more...]

PetLvr Reviews: Electronic Catmouse Litter Odor Eliminator

Welcome to PetLvr Reviews, a new series here at PetLvr - The Blog, where we take a time-out to look at some interesting and (not-so-interesting) pet related products. If you would like your product … [Read more...]

For the Love of a Bulldog: An Interview with Royce Hong, and My Review of the IPEVO PoV Web Camera

Have you ever been on vacation, feeling homesick, and wanted, more than anything, to see your pet? Royce  Hong, CEO of the electronics company IPEVO, has. While traveling, Royce found himself missing … [Read more...]

Why Is Your Cat Scratching And Biting You?

Why Is Your Cat Scratching And Biting You? By N L Macdonald Why Is Your Cat Scratching And Biting You? One minute your cat is playing with you or purring as you pet him. The next minute he's trying … [Read more...]

Fur Color Linked to Dog Personality

Fur Color Linked to Dog Personality Dec. 13, 2006 — The color of a dog's fur may seem to be just a whim of nature and genetics that reveals little about the dog. But a new study claims that coat … [Read more...]

Dog Dominance Behavior – Dog Park Havoc

Dog Dominance Behavior - Dog Park Havoc By Rena Murray Dog parks should be delightful places where dogs and their owners can socialize, relax, and play games that their species enjoy, not hotbeds of … [Read more...]

Give Your Pets A Lift With High-tech Designs For Doggy Dining

Give Your Pets A Lift With High-tech Designs For Doggy Dining By Dean Berenbaum Most people feed their pets on the floor, from a plastic or maybe metal bowl. Until recently, no one questioned this; … [Read more...]

Global Positioning: Finding Your Lost Pet Quickly

Global Positioning: Finding Your Lost Pet Quickly By Steve Allison It's every pet owner’s nightmare- your dog is lost. Your dog is outside facing the elements and the dangers all alone. You don't … [Read more...]

Allergen-free kittens among many claims by Allerca's founder

Questions trail local entrepreneur ..... For allergic cat lovers, a San Diego company's claim to have produced the world's first kittens that are virtually free of allergy-producing proteins is … [Read more...]

Must have GIZMOS: The latest in Pet Technology

Heads Up From The Must have GIZMOS: The latest in Pet Technology Blog Say Hello to the all New Genpetsâ„¢ from Bio.Genica! The Genpetsâ„¢ are Pre-Packaged, Bioengineered pets implemented … [Read more...]

Database to Analyze Horse Speak

June 13, 2006 — A new study could take the mystery out of a horse whisperer’s job. The Equine Vocalization Project is compiling a database of horse talk and behavior in an attempt to correlate … [Read more...]

Why Buy A Pet And Why You Should Buy Online

Why Buy A Pet And Why You Should Buy Online By Robert Goldsmith Making the decision to buy a Pet sparks the beginning of a beautiful relationship. Having a pet around peps your home to a different … [Read more...]

The Dog Genome Project

Heads Up from: Freddie who says .... Ruff ruff, ruff ruff ruff. Ruff ruff ruff ruff ruff ruff. He's such a smart dog to find these type of projects! According to the The Dog Genome Project … [Read more...]

DNA analysis solves dog 'mysteries,' too

Updated: Saturday, May 6, 2006 6:08 PM CDT By Dr. LARRY BAKER “ For the Herald & Review Last week in Melbourne, Australia, a woman was badly bitten on her neck, arms, legs and buttock by a dog … [Read more...]

Critters: Keep hi-tech tabs on pets

BY AMY SACKS DAILY NEWS WRITER Wireless technology may not have kept Molly the deli mouser from wandering into the walls of a Manhattan landmark building, but an implanted microchip, a cheap computer … [Read more...]

Review of the Purina Second Nature Dog Litter Box System

Review of the Purina Second Nature Dog Litter Box System By Clint Leung I had previously raised two lhasa apso dogs who spent most of their lives living in high-rise condominiums. Instead of having … [Read more...]

GPS Tracking for Man's Best Friend

GPS Tracking for Man's Best Friend By Simon Wyryzowski To say that our pets are our best friends is an understatement. There are many people in this world who see their pets as life long companions, … [Read more...]

Pets Learn How To Play Piano, Xylophone

Heads up from: Piano And Synth Blog Click2Houston.com - News - Pets Learn How To Play Piano, Xylophone Dogs, Cats, Chickens Accepted WITTLICH, Germany -- Has your dog mastered simple commands like … [Read more...]

Hidden Cameras For Pets

Hidden Cameras For Pets By Steven Gillman You can find hidden cameras for all sorts of purposes now. They come in all sorts of things too. You can get teddy bears with a camera in the nose, to watch … [Read more...]

Pet ID Tag Flash Drive

Heads up from: The BloggingPet Blog - Pet ID Tag Flash Drive What a great find by the BloggingPet.com ... Check out the TopTagPetID.com - PET TAG ID Website and look around at the screen views … [Read more...]

Doggies in the gene pool

- toledoblade.com - Doggies in the gene pool Article published Sunday, December 18, 2005 Scientists were barking up the right tree when they began writing the genetic biography of man's best friend. … [Read more...]

Fido's First Cell Phone

Wired News: Fido's First Cell Phone By Jenn Shreve | Also by this reporter 02:00 AM Dec. 06, 2005 PT Lost dog? As of next March, pet owners will be able to drop the photocopier and staple gun … [Read more...]

Dog Genome Deciphered

Animal Planet :: News :: Dog Genome Deciphered Dog Genome Shows Human Influence AFP Dec. 7, 2005 — Scientists unveiling the genome of the dog on Thursday say that Rover's DNA blueprint bears the … [Read more...]

Holographic Pets via iRobot Vacuum

Holographic Pets via iRobot Vacuum By Lance Winslow We have recently seen iRobot go public and its IPO did quite well. Each year iRobot is introducing new models in their consumer division and vacuum … [Read more...]

What's All The Buzz About Underground Dog Fences?

What's All The Buzz About Underground Dog Fences? by Kirsten Hawkins The new craze on the puppy circuit is underground dog fences. Simply put, underground fences are electronic containment systems … [Read more...]

CBR YouthConnect study finds link to program

Local News: LaJuntaTribuneDemocrat.com CBR YouthConnect study finds link to program By Sean M.X. Kelley - Friday, August 5, 2005 3:01 PM MDT - Courtesy Photo Charlene Cordo walks with a CBR … [Read more...]

First Dog Species Cloned

Discovery Channel :: News :: First Dog Species Cloned First Dog Species Cloned AFP Pictures: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon | Snuppy the Cloned Dog Snuppy, the first successfully cloned dog, was … [Read more...]

G.E. – "ecomagination" Commercials

If you go to G.E.'s "Ecomagination" website at http://ge.ecomagination.com/@v=07012005_1551@/index.html ... you can hear C.E.O. Jeff Immelt describe the new commitment to "ecomagination" as being … [Read more...]

Purina Introduces Podcasts for Pet Owners

Purina Introduces Podcasts for Pet Owners ~~~~ From the "Smart Money Daily" Blog ~~~~ This is the first example which I am aware of, of a major corporation using Podcasting technology. Purina.com … [Read more...]

Manure can be used as a filter: US scientists

ZEENEWS.COM - Manure can be used as a filter: US scientists Washington, July 12: Scientists at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) say that manure can be used as a filter to leach heavy metals … [Read more...]

Feline Evolution – The Cat Toilet Seat

Feline Evolution - The Cat Toilet Seat Feline Evolution - The Videos ~~~~ In catching up with my RSS feeds (since the move), an entry from Unique Pet Lover Gifts blog caught my eye. It's The Cat … [Read more...]

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