Feline Fridays: Feral Cats – A Tiny Tale

I live on the edge of a neighborhood that backs to open space that is home to coyotes, foxes, prairie dogs, and lots of soaring hawks and eagles.  I like to take in the beautiful view of Pike’s Peak and assess the weather for the day, and one early spring day looked pretty chilly and windy. As I scanned the beautiful view, I noticed something out of the ordinary. There, on the high privacy fence post, was a dark bit of fluff. I decided to investigate, hoping it wasn’t an ill bat or something. Continue reading

What is it Boy?! What’s the matter buddy?

It’s long been stated that dogs can sense things – from something as simple as his owner having a bad day, to natural disasters like tornadoes and earthquakes. Some would even claim their pets can sense paranormal activity! So how much credit can we give our hairy heroes?  We decided to take a look at why and how dogs can sense these sensational events.

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Baxter Boo Now Offers “Dog is Good®” Products

Baxter Boo.com is excited to announce a new product line we are carrying from a company called Dog is Good®.  Knowing that we like to treat our customers like family, we thought we’d share a bit of the back story on this company so you can understand the spirit behind the products. Continue reading

Dogs That Are Built For the Great Outdoors!

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Best of the Best:

Best Dogs for Outdoor Living

Okay, so Pom-poms, Chihuahuas, and Yorkies are all adorable dogs.  But let’s be honest, if you take your Yorkie camping, you may not come back with him.  In some cases, you can’t let your dog outside to do his duty without fear of losing him!  We live in Colorado, and there is over 2 feet of snow on the ground right now.  We would have to attach a 3-foot tall flag to a Chihuahua to let him go outside!  So that leads us to our next series of dogs.

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Feline Fridays: Scratching – Must it be a CATastrophe?

Remember my lovely cat, Cali? The one who’s helped to heal some holes in our family? She’s still a wonderful addition to our home, but now we also have new holes in our drapes and furniture from scratching. What’s a responsible new cat lover to do? I had my daughter do some research on declawing, Continue reading

Westminster Dog Show Winner Not Without Controversy

As you may have heard, the Best In Show winner of the 136th Westminster Dog Show is Malachy, a 4-year-old Pekingese. There was stiff competition with other regal, beautifully moving breeds including a Doberman, a Dalmatian, an Irish Setter, and three others. There were Internet rumblings of discontent with the selection due to concerns over the breed’s health and appearance.  Continue reading