Celebrity Pets We Love (That May Outshine the Stars)

I’ll admit it: I am woefully uneducated about celebrities. I don’t get out much. I don’t really watch TV. I do like movies but haven’t taken the time to see many. When I do, I’m usually so taken with the story and characters that I don’t stop to think of the actors outside of the show. I often don’t even know their names. But that doesn’t mean I won’t try to meet our readers halfway and try to write about people you may or may not be interested in.

So, in an effort to gain a little more celebrity savviness, I will at least try to learn and maybe appreciate them based on their pets. Yes, I realize this is shallow, as I’m not judging them by their art or accomplishments, but rather based on their dogs, cats, or bunnies. But as many of you reiterated on a previous post, you can tell a lot about a person by the way animals react to them, and about the way a person treats their animals. So here we go: A Celebrity Pet Pictorial! Continue reading

Death Row Girl Gets New Life as Broadway Star Understudy

Tennessee and other southern states have larger populations of strays that overwhelm local shelters. One rural Tennessee stray was endearingly named Porky by the local shelter staff. She was a big, furry, friendly, sandy-colored terrier mix that won the hearts of everyone who worked with her.  In spite of attempts to find her a permanent home, it was determined that her time was up in order to make room for the influx of new animals. Continue reading

Watch Out, Fido! Facebook Says You’re Fake!

Facebook has announced that they are going to be deleting 83 million fake and duplicate accounts. This includes your pets’ profile pages, and companies using the Facebook profiles. According to them, these profiles violate the social network’s terms of service by falling into one of three categories: duplicate accounts, misclassified accounts, and undesirable spam-type accounts. Continue reading

New Fashion for Top-Notch Pets: Tattoos

We love pet fashion here at BaxterBoo. And we know you do too! In fact, when we were just a fledgling company, we thought we’d carry a few leashes, maybe some bowls, scratching posts, and call it good. But then you people just couldn’t stop buying clothes for your dogs and cats! We think giving folks something to smile about is fun and and makes the world seem just a bit more friendly. Now high-end groomers have gone beyond clothing and surpassed imagination with pet tattoos! Continue reading

Hybrids: Designer Doggies or Just Mutts?

I have never been one that has desired designer clothing, needed a fancy car, nor been a fan of designer prices. Perhaps that was why I felt comfortable with getting a puppy of mixed heritage from a friend at a bargain price. Continue reading