How to Choose the Perfect Bed for Your Pet

Pets work and play hard, and all that expended energy has to be replenished with good sleep! In fact, both dogs and cats sleep more hours than their humans, so having a comfortable place to bunk is important to the health and happiness of your pet. Even if your pet has trained you to allow them to sleep with you, they will appreciate having a comfortable place to rest during your active hours as well, particularly near the kitchen, in your office, and the den. The point is that they want to be near you!

There are several things to consider when selecting a bed for your pet. Continue reading

Feline Friday: Cat Fantasy Furniture

I saw this amazing design today from a college student in Korea that seeks to satisfy both cat and human comfort simultaneously. Half of Korea’s 50 million inhabitants are living in the capital Seoul, so space is at a premium with tiny, cramped apartments. Seungji Mun designed a sofa with tubes running through it for cats to climb and explore while the human companion relaxes. This was his senior project. Mun is actually more of a dog person, but if the cats and their converts have anything to do with it, I’m sure they will encourage Mun to put his project into full production very soon!

Here are some other stunningly imaginative ideas that you won’t want to miss! Continue reading

BaxterBoo is Expanding!

Dear Readers,

It is with great pleasure (and a bit of pomp) that I get to announce that, thanks to our fans and fellow pet lovers, we are growing! Of course Ms. Boo believes she may have something to do with this, and I shan’t be the one to correct her! Continue reading

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