Category Archives:

How cats see humans

Provided by Carl McLean of Animal Mentor The domesticated cat has been a companion to humans for approximately 9,500 years. Over these centuries they have been by our side, making us laugh, keeping us company and generally being the cutest and fluffiest member of the household. But in comparison to pet dogs, cat’s seem a…
Read more

Got an itchy dog?

By Patricia Stephens Owner, If your pup participates in scratching sessions that rattle your windows - and your nerves - read on. Our adorable Dachshund, Willie, is the scratcher in our family. We sometimes refer to him as, "The Itchy Weiner." As far as the cause, well, he doesn't have fleas. He isn't an…
Read more

Keeping Your Dog Safe at the Beach

By Sally Perkins The Sunshine State. Home to beautiful beaches, amazing weather, and lively nightlife. Florida is also a great place for pet guardians due to the high amount of pet-friendly parks and beaches. Taking your pets to the beach comes with great responsibility - both to the people around you and to the beach itself. However,…
Read more

Proceed with caution: It’s sea turtle nesting season

By Patricia Stephens, Owner, "For the next few  months, humans and their dogs must be extra careful when walking or playing on Florida's beaches." - Patricia Stephens Something very magical happens on many beaches in Florida from May 1 through October 31. Sea turtles get the nurseries ready for babies-to-be. It's during this time…
Read more

Florida Pet Rescues

This page updated 03/10/18 "Saving one animal won't change the world, but it will change the world for that animal." - Unknown Read the very special Rescue Rainbow Bridge   SPECIAL NOTE: This section contains a few organizations that work with Greyhound adoptions. does NOT endorse greyhound racing, but we are very supportive of rescue and adoption efforts on behalf of…
Read more

Pet Friendly Florida Politicians

  Pet-Friendly Florida Politicians Compiled from various sources and organized by Patricia Stephens, Owner,  NOTE: This page was updated 4/19/18. Fortunately, issues about pets are usually some of the most bipartisan matters dealt with in Tallahassee or on Capitol Hill. Since lawmakers have a huge say about pet issues, it behooves us to know which politicians…
Read more

Follow by Email