Animals

Are You Ready For Cold Weather (VIDEO)

If you don't like the heat and humidity, you have probably loved the weather lately. But there are BIG changes coming for Tampa Bay! OK, I really loved the weather we had this past weekend with the crisp cool mornings and warm but not hot afternoons. But I don't know if I'm ready for a…

Unconditional Love - Doggie Style (VIDEO)

There is nothing more endearing than a pet's unconditional love. Animals bring us so much love, that we often don't even realize the impact they truly have on our lives. There are very few things in life these days, that can always bring a smile to your face no matter what is going on, and…

Have You Tasted Your Pet's Food?

Be honest, have you ever tasted your pet's food? The opinion-based website YouGov released a survey recently that shows nearly 20% of pet owners HAVE tasted their pet's food. 76% of those surveyed said they have never tasted their pet's food, and 6% say that they "can't remember" (so that means they tried it, right?).…

Halloween Pet Costumes

Will you be dressing up your pet for Halloween this year? How much would you be willing to spend for your dog or cat's Halloween costume? Animal experts agree that most every pet hates being put into costumes, as it may make them uncomfortable and make them over heat. Most loving pet owners seem to…

Bob Barker Medical Emergency?

Game show legend Bob Barker's Hollywood Hills home was swarmed with both Los Angeles Police and EMT's on Tuesday, for what was reported by gossip site Radar Online as a, "horrifying medical emergency". Radar OnLine also said that Barker's neighbors had feared the worst because (they say) the 94 year old Mr. Barker has become increasingly…

SPCA Pet Walk This Weekend

Don't miss the SPCA 28th. Annual Pet Walk this weekend, Saturday Oct. 6th. Enjoy a beautiful walk along the water at Vinoy Park, in St.Petersburg, and help raise money for all the rescues at SPCA Tampa. Every year hundreds of animal lovers gather to walk and help raise funds to help support the thousands of…

Pets Make Us Happier

A new study proves that pets really do make us happier and healthier. PsychologyToday.com conducted a survey comparing non pet owners to people who have a dog or a cat and it showed that people with pets are more likely to be married, have children, be involved in their community and have success in their…

Humane Society Fundraiser

Help animals in need and meet a local Clearwater author at the same time. The Humane Society of Pinellas is hosting a fundraiser today at the Barnes & Noble book store at 23654 US 19 N. in Clearwater from 5:30 to 8pm. A portion of the proceeds from the day's sales will go to the…

Rhino Poachers Killed By Lions

Talk about Karma coming back to get you. Officials at a South African wildlife reserve report that a group of  hunters out to kill protected rhinos were eaten by a pride of lions after the poachers broke into a protected reserve. Apparently protected by the ravenous lions. The Herald reports that Nick Fox, owner of…