It was difficult and extremely painThese cats are carrying her legacy in the grouchiest way possible. Grumpy Cat (aka Tardar Sauce) was an internet sensation for years until her untimely death in 2019. But her grouchy legacy lives on through Instagram posts everywhere with no end… Read More »If You Miss Grumpy Cat, These 14 Sour Pusses Will Help Fill The Void
It was difficult and extremely painful, but we told the truth—our pet didn’t run away, he died. Author Stephanie with her pet cat Marmalade in 1979 | CREDIT: COURTESY OF STEPHANIE V.W. LUCIANOVIC When my family moved from Washington, D.C. to Minnesota, we brought three of… Read More »Why It Was Important to Tell My Kids the Truth About Their Pet Dying
They may not be ready to beat you in a game of chess, but these brainy dogs are easy to train and generally anxious to please you. Here are 15 breeds with notable smarts. Moving is terrible but thankfully there are lots of proactive things… Read More »How to help a dog adjust to your new home
A wiener dog dressed as the Magic School Bus? Hilarious. CREDIT: AFP CONTRIBUTOR / GETTY To put it mildly, the 2021 annual Halloween dog parade in New York contained some of the most creative dog costumes we’ve ever seen. From scary to sweet, the NYC… Read More »Favorite Halloween costumes for the Tompkins Square Parade 2021
We asked a pet lifestyle expert about a dog sitter’s average pay per day and what amenities and services make the price go up. CREDIT: CATHERINE FALLS COMMERCIAL / GETTY Leaving your pup behind is a bummer. But if you know your dog is safe… Read More »How much should you pay your dog-sitter?
Accidental pet poisonings happen every day, and the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center fields calls about them. We talked to an expert to find out what items are most toxic for pets and what to do to prevent poisoning in the first place. ASPCA Top… Read More »These Were the ASPCA’s Top 10 Pet Toxins for Cats and Dogs in 2020
Guest post from Priscilla Tang from Char Coal Tofu Dog Art sharing how following your dreams to be an illustrator, even later in life, changed her life. I absolutely love Priscilla’s story so I am sure you will too. All the images in this article are hers… Read More »Following Your Dreams Is Never Too Late
A Story of How I decided I wanted to Draw Pet Dogs as a Career My early childhood As far as I could remember, drawing has always brought inexplicable comfort, peace, and joy to me. Even as a child living in the “British Malayan Era” among members of 2… Read More »Excerpt to my Quest Blog, “Animal Art Therapy”