Tag Archives: Pet

The Pets We Love


Here’s My Latest Book with a collection of all my pet articles with some added personal stories. Please buy one as I am in great need of income right now.  The Pets We Love From Australian Shepherds, Retrievers, Huskies, Dachshunds, … Continue reading

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Rescued Pet Adoptions


I have 1 Red Female Hound Dog that someone left on my doorstep.  She’s about 3 months old. I also have 3 female Labrador–Australian Shepherd mixes, about 3 months old that need homes. All available for a donation to this … Continue reading

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Retrievers, Labs, Goldens, and Chesapeake Bays


    Retrievers have been a family favorite since the beginnings of the breed. Being working and hunting dogs, they have been beloved for centuries, curling up on the hearth by a warm fire next to their owners after a … Continue reading

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For the Love of a Dachshund


Dachshunds have been a family favorite since the beginnings of the breed. Being originally bred as small working and hunting dogs, they have been beloved for centuries, curling up on the hearth by a warm fire or in their owners … Continue reading

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For the Love of Pomeranians


Pomeranians The Pomeranian is one of the most beloved toy dog breeds.  I have three myself, one named Blue Streak, one named Red Dawn, and one named White Cloud.  I love them because they are much like my larger Australian Shepherds, … Continue reading

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The Siberian Huskies We Love


The Siberian husky, originally developed as a sled dog, has a dense coat of fur that allows it to weather even the harshest of climates. The Siberian husky is the 18th most popular breed on AKC registries. The Siberian Husky … Continue reading

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American Southern Shepherd (ASS)


The American Southern Shepherd (ASS) (don’t laugh, it’s just a little southern redneck humor) is a new designer breed of indigenous dog derived from crosses between Australian Shepherds, Huskies, Labrador, and Golden Retrievers. Sugar’s Pups – This  is my first … Continue reading

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For the Love of the Siamese Cat


The graceful Siamese cat is famous for its light fur marked with darker color points. The Siamese cat is a breed of shorthaired cat that originated in Thailand, formerly known as Siam, which probably led to its proper name.The Siamese … Continue reading

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For the Love of Lovebirds


Image via Wikipedia Lovebirds make up the genus Agapornis, which comes from the Greek word Agape, meaning love, and ornis, meaning bird.    Lovebird is the common name for a small parrot, which has a large hooked beak and brightly … Continue reading

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For the Love of Gerbils


Image via Wikipedia Gerbils, fondly called pocket kangaroos, and sometimes also called sand rats, are any of several small, burrowing rodents that have soft, often sandy-colored fur, quite mouse-like, with long hind legs to jump with. An adult gerbil can … Continue reading

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I Love my Bunny and Some Bunny Loves Me


        Bunny rabbits are sociable, inquisitive, and very lovable. They make great Christmas and Easter gifts for children who need to learn responsibility, but can’t have a dog or cat.  Bunnies only need a small space and … Continue reading

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The Russian Blue and Nebelung Cat


    The Russian Blue Cat is one of the most beautiful of all cats with its shiny silvery coat and sleek Siamese-like build. They are quiet and shy, but very loving and affectionate cats that tend to crave attention. … Continue reading

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The Domesticated Doves that We Love


The dove is believed to have been a favorite tamed bird for thousands of years, having been known as the symbol of peace for a very long time.  By Biblical times, the dove had become a familiar symbol. According to … Continue reading

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Seven Secrets Your Vet Won’t Tell You


If you’re frustrated because you’ve been spending a fortune buying pet products that sometimes don’t even work, then here are some home remedies and suggestions that may be helpful in these days of hard times and high gas prices. As … Continue reading

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The American Maine Coon Cat


The American Maine Coon Cat ©2009 Kimberly Hartfield The Maine coon, commonly known as the “gentle giant,” has a soft, thick shaggy coat and a long fluffy tail. The Maine coon cat is the only long-haired breed native to North … Continue reading

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Is There Room in the House for a Gecko?


Is There Room in the House for a Gecko? ©2009 Kimberly M. Hartfield Pet geckos are interesting and fun creatures to own if you’re looking for a little more exotic pet than the traditional dog or a cat for yourself … Continue reading

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Feeding Your Pets “People Food”


We have been told for so long by the pet food industry and those who support it that we shouldn’t feed our pets “people food” or “table scraps” and yet for thousands of years before the invention of dog food … Continue reading

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