Kitty road trip! I occasionally travel for work and leisure. Whenever I expect to be away from home for a couple of days or more, I will arrange for the two darlings – Archie and Maddie – to be boarded. Maddie would go to board at the local dog training centre. Unlike many pet hotels, […]
Have you cat-proofed your home for kitty’s safety yet? Adopting a cat or kitten can be fun and exciting. And most cat owners know it is risky for indoor cats to roam freely outside. But sometimes we are not aware that inside the house can be risky too if we do not take the necessary steps to […]
Activity monitors… for dogs? I personally have experimented with a few people fitness trackers like the Misfit Shine, Jawbone UP MOVE, Actxa HPB Steps Tracker, Garmin Vivosmart HR, and more recently the Fitbit Surge. And based on my experience I noticed that these trackers are not always 100% accurate, for example when I am in a […]
Why do cats scratch? Scratching is normal cat behaviour. Cats will scratch to remove dead outer layers of their claws, to mark territory (cats have scent glands in their paws) or simply when they are excited about something, for example during play time.
Why do we need it? It is a messy subject but necessary if your dog poops during walks because you will want to clean it up after. It is only the right thing to do even if there are no laws in place that requires it. Nobody likes to step on dog poop and spreading them […]
What type of cat litter to get? Choosing the “right” cat litter for kitty can be difficult and confusing because there are so many options to choose from! And it really depends on kitty’s preference. We simply have to keep trying various types and brands till kitty finds one that it likes (and hopefully we […]
What is a breakaway collar? A breakaway collar is basically a safety collar for our cats and dogs. These breakaway collars have a buckle designed to release when enough pressure is applied. For example in an emergency situation like when the cat or dog’s collar is stuck on an object. If it were a regular […]