West Marine Kicks Off The Dog Days of Summer Contest!

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West Marine, the world’s largest waterlife retailer, recently kicked off its “Dog Days of Summer” social media contest. Starting July 29 and ending September 2, West Marine is honoring the water-loving dogs in our lives. They are looking for pictures of pooches enjoying the breeze on the bow, taking a nap on the dock, playing in the waves or [...]

How Your Pets Can Give You “You” Time


Aside from training, pets need both physical and mental exercise. Whether the former consists of putting them out the back door or going for a 3 hour hike, pets, like humans, will be lazy if you let them. So, why not kill two birds with one stone and set aside some time every day to [...]

Cat Fight Caturday!

Gizmo and Hazel

This is Hazel. We have had Hazel for almost three months and what a sweetheart she has turned out to be! She is so sweet and friendly, and I don’t know how this happened, but Tarzan and Gizmo love her! Most of the time, they snuggle together and play….but then sometimes Hazel gets a little [...]

It’s #Caturday Again!


Perhaps it’s the crazy cat lady in me talking, but I think Hazel just might be the most adorable kitten ever. EVER!! She’s fluffy and soft, which makes her a prime snuggle buddy. She’s sweet and playful, which makes for interesting mornings spent with her attacking my toes beneath the covers. Also…did I mention that [...]

Happy Caturday!


I thought I’d drop in during this busy Mother’s Day weekend with a little hello from our newest kitty, Hazel! Angeline brought Hazel home from school last month; one of her teachers found Hazel along with her litter mates in a bucket on the side of the road. She had a bacterial infection, worms and [...]

Celebrate Grumpy Cat’s Birthday with the #1MMGrumpyFrowns Challenge!


There’s really only one thing Grumpy Cat wants for her second birthday – to spread grumpiness – and this year, that’s exactly what Friskies Party Mix is going to help her do. #1MMGrumpyfrowns Challenge To help spread the grumpiness, Friskies Party Mix is running a super fun “Grumpy” Instagram sweepstakes! They want to collect one [...]

ALPO® Knows a Healthy Dog is a Happy Dog

A Happy Dog is a Healthy Dog! ALPO #HappyStartsHere

This post brought to you by ALPO® Brand Dog Food. All opinions are 100% mine. My longtime readers probably know by now that I am a total dog lover. Our three dogs, Foxy, Bailey and Toby, are spoiled rotten! One of the ways we spoil them is by feeding them dog food that they love, [...]