Category: Pets

The History of Saint Columba Urc Liverpool, Hunts Cross

September 30, 2021

Saint Columba URC is located in Hunts Cross, Liverpool and is fairly close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport. It is a fairly modern church by some standards and its history dates back to 1942 when a group of people gathered in a garden shed in a house called ‘Brentwood’ to worship together. They worshiped as…

Washable Dog Beds – No More Smelly Dog Beds

September 29, 2021

Many beds get drool from a dog’s mouth, mainly when playing with toys or chewing on its bones. While some dog beds accumulate pieces of canine bone, which can result in a very unhealthy appearance. From personal experience, he used to have a bed that he didn’t know how to wash. This bed cost me…

The medicinal properties of traditional incense

September 28, 2021

We use medicinal plants in many ways. We drink them (infusion, decoction, flower essence, alcohol tincture, glycerin tincture, syrup, honey extract, oxymel), we eat them (capsule, tablet, homeopathic pills, electuary, culinary spices, vegetables, pot herbs), we absorb them through our skin (ointment, lotion, poultice, mask, hydrosol, oil, ointment, balm, cream, compress, steam, essential oils, ear…

Conversations with Animals by Lydia Hiby

September 27, 2021

Conversations with Animals: Cherished Messages and Memories Told by an Animal Communicator by Lydia Hiby with Bonnie S. Weintraub. I liked this book. It was easy to read and there was a lot of useful information in the book for those owners who know that pets have feelings like us. They also know A LOT…

On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love gave me Progressive’s pet injury coverage

September 26, 2021

“On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave me four colly, three French hens, two turtledoves and a partridge in a pear tree.” I have unfortunate news for all bird owners: some insurance companies do not consider their bird to be a pet, with that in mind I have opted to change the…

Hamster IQ and Hamster Mazes

September 25, 2021

Have you tried at one point or another to set your hamster’s IQ level? Well, you can do this by building a maze. This is a great way to have fun with your hamster. Ideally, a hamster maze is a box-shaped structure that has an open top and is characterized by very thin walls. It…

Reintroduce a poorly socialized dog into society

September 24, 2021

Before you start socializing a dog that has been neglected or abused, you should have a good understanding of pack leadership and have completed at least a month of basic training lessons. When you feel that you have good control over your dog and that you are respecting your position as leader of the pack,…

Cockapoo Training Tips for First Time Owners

September 23, 2021

The cockapoo was born by crossing an American or English Cocker Spaniel and a poodle. Bred for the first time in the United States, cockapoos become popular not only in the United States but also in other countries such as Australia and Sweden, called spoodles and cockerpoo respectively. This breed is known to be very…

Tracking down a long lost friend

September 22, 2021

When the author Ginal LoBiondo was just a girl, she, like many other children, had a toy bear. She loved him and cared for him. Like most children, he carried his bear everywhere. But there came a day when Gina grew up and her parents felt she was too old to have a bear and…

Should you train in the Shih Tzu litter box?

September 21, 2021

The Shih Tzu is a proud and regal breed of dog that would rather do things its own way rather than listen to anyone else, including you. You can imagine that a dog with that kind of attitude will probably be difficult to train and that includes breaking and entering. It takes patience and many…