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To dream the impossible dream – keeping the cat off the furniture

on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets

If you have the Cat Hammock from ThinkGeek, it may not be the impossible dream any longer.  The Cat Hammock is designed with non-slip loops to fit on the four legs of small tables or chairs (leg spread of 18-27 inches apart on each side).  It’s made of nylon and polyester fleece, so it’s machineRead More…

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The FitBark – a wireless activity monitor for your dog

on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013
Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets

We’ve all seen the variety of fitness monitors for humans on the market today, and now FitBark is extending the monitoring to your dog.  This Kickstarter project has already met more than 200% of its funding goal, but you have until Aug 26, at 3:00pm EDT to pledge to be sure your dog is one ofRead More…

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A grass-filled “litter box” for your dog

on Monday, July 22nd, 2013
Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets

Sometimes I envy cat owners.  Cats use litter boxes, so there are no cold potty breaks in the cold, blazing heat, snow, or rain nor 3:00 AM emergencies in the dark.  With the Porch Potty Premium: First Automated Grass Litter Box for Dogs, you can enjoy the luxury of “indoor plumbing” for your dog.  TheRead More…

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Keep your dog hydrated when you travel

on Monday, July 1st, 2013

We always take our dog, Teddy, along when we travel.  He’s an anxious little guy, and his car seat is next to a window (won’t fit anywhere else in the car) so he’s always in the sun.  Those two things, combined with his heavy coat, keep him a little overheated as we ride along.  WeRead More…

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Protect Your Pet with CritterCords

on Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets

I used to have a cat some years ago.  Rio lived more than 18 years, but I worried she wouldn’t make it to 5 years because of her habit of chewing on electrical cords.  I wish CritterCord cord protectors had been around back then.  The clear tubing slips over the electrical cord to provide aRead More…