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Cats & Catnip A Match Made in Heaven

Cats & Catnip A Match Made in Heaven

As most cat owners know: cats are crazy for catnip. Give kitties some catnip and most of them will be rolling about in a state of ecstasy within seconds. Why do they do that? Here are a few interesting facts about catnip and its effects on your feline friend. • Catnip’s effect on cats was

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Tiny Tim the Mini Donkey is a Celebrity

Meet Tiny Tim, a little donkey full of spunk, who is gaining widespread fame with his adorable antics, and his love of cuddles and pillows. Tiny Tim was born in June far below normal birth weight, even for a mini donkey. A healthy birthweight for most mini donkeys is between 40-60lbs, Tiny weighed in at just

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Why is Grooming Your Dog in the Winter Vitally Important?

Many are under the misconception that a longer coat in the winter is better to keep our furry friends warm, after all we wear warmer clothes in the winter, right? WRONG! Nothing could be further from the truth, in fact, dogs need more grooming attention in the winter. When grooming is ignored, the skin becomes

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Cats and Catnip. A Match Made in Heaven

As most cat owners know: cats are crazy for catnip. Give kitties some catnip and most of them will be rolling about in a state of ecstasy within seconds. Why do they do that? Here are a few interesting facts about catnip and its effects on your feline friend. • Catnip’s effect on cats was

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Those Were The Days “My Pet Peeve”

Every boy wants a pet. I was no different. Anything, preferably a dog, maybe a rabbit or hamster, a living thing to nurture and play with, a pet to call my own. I was ten years old in 1944, a year when everything was rationed and with seven kids in our family needless to say

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Bel is Still Missing: Since July 4th, South of Bancroft

STILL MISSING since July 4th from L’Amable, a 10-minute drive south of Bancroft.  Bel’s color is white and beige.  Her weight is approximately 15 pounds.  Bel has lots of freckles on her belly and she does not have a lot of hair.  If she is still wearing her pink/purple collar, the owner’s cell number is

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Dr. Terry’s Zoo

Spring is accompanied by the resurgence of life.  The chirping robins herald the arrival of longer days and warmer weather.  Spinnaker our King Charles rescue has taken an oath of fitness.  Unfortunately running around the kitchen after food doesn’t fit the bill.  These spaniels were the favourites of royalty and I could see Spinny as an official food

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Making Cat Grass For Indoors

Cats love grass and whether it’s winter or that you live in an apartment, your cat is sure to love laying in and nibbling grass. First, find a shallow container like an old litter box – it’s the perfect size. Now fill to 3/4 full with Potting Soil (do not pack it down, leave the

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