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November 28 2009

Mummified Cat Found at Toronto Humane

Toronto Humane Society officials were arrested, and various charges including animal cruelty followed. Read the comments, on my post (linked to here), they are quite description – but not nearly as descriptive as this video of a mummified cat found at the Toronto Humane Society. Warning: This is explicit and tough to watch. Thank you…

November 27 2009

Cat Stuck in Wall, announcements from the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association and Miss Meowsky on Steve Dale's Pet World

I work a double shift tomorrow (Saturday, November 28) on WLS – Steve Dale’s Pet World, or 890 AM. At 6 am (cst) – listener Ann Bodman tells the amazing story of how she extricated her cat from between walls in her home (check out the gallery here). And Dr. Yuval Nir, president of…

November 27 2009

Can You Tell If Your Cat Is In Pain?

How can you tell if you cat is in pain? It’s not as easy as you think. Cats are subtle about demonstrating signals that they’re ill or that they hurt. Dogs are more demonstrative; and I also think we tend to ‘get’ dog language more than cat language. Here are behaviors suggestive of post-operative pain…

November 27 2009

Toronto Humane Society Officials Arrested

In a bizarre series of events, Tim Trow  Toronto Humane Society officials were arrested. Tim Trow, Toronto Humane Society President and four other employees are facing criminal animal cruelty charges, and other offenses, following a raid. Shackled in handcuffs Trow, the society’s chief veterinarian, the shelter’s general manager and two other staff members were escorted…

November 27 2009

A Dog in a Wig

I posted on Glamourpusses, cats wearing wigs, a new trend. Trend? Asked for you to send me photos of cats in wigs. I was overwhelmed with a single email (that cat was actually wearing a hat not a wig – but that’s as close as it got). Well, here’s Gustopher Brown, a dog in a…

November 26 2009

Thanksgiving Dogs

Whoa! No wonder Native Americans were taken aback….not only did scores of pilgrims march off the Mayflower, according to the American Kennel Club so did several 200 pound plus Mastiff dogs. Also English Springer Spaniels made he trip. Mastiff (photo by Mary Bloom) Hear dog show guru David Frei talk about the National Dog Show…

November 26 2009

Broadway Joe Namath's Dog Gets Sacked

Ex quarterback Joe Namath’s Labrador Retriever, Leo, was deemed dangerous by a special magistrate in Palm Beach County, FL. When Leo goes out in public he must now wear a muzzle. It’s the same request, but for another reason, the New York Jets made of Namath decades ago. (thanks Karen P. for handing off this…

November 26 2009

Wiggy Kitty: Cats with Wigs

I posted on the rather unique trend of cats wearing wigs. No kidding, you read this right. According to People magazine, it’s a trend. I don’t know about that. Personally, I have no friends who ask their cats to wear a wig. So, I asked you – send me photos of cats (or dogs, ferrets,…

November 23 2009

Kitty Wigs: Look At the Glamourpusses On People Mag

You know it’s got to be an important trend when it’s in People magazine. There’s the Kitty Wig website, and the Glamourpuss book…more worrisome may be real people who put wigs on their kitties. The good news: I don’t know of a one. Maybe you have. If so, send me a photo. I’ll post it…

November 22 2009

Raise Your Kids As Cesar Millan Trains Dogs

Experts on raising children say follow the Dog Whisperer, Cesar Millan. “Indeed, Mr. Millan’s advice has replaced a shelf full of books on how to tame an unruly child,” according to Amy Twomey, On Parenthood blogger. What the experts on parenting may not realize is that dog behavior experts know Millan’s advice doesn’t work for…

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