New federal act prohibiting crush videos deemed to be constitutional and effective

This is the rather tortuous saga of attempts to create a law in the USA which prohibits the making of crush videos for distribution and profit.  Anyone and everyone knows instinctively and without question that crush videos are an horrendously … please continue reading

Veterinarians in America are underreporting to the FDA pet health problems due to defective petfood

Veterinarians should ensure that they keep comprehensive records of health problems created by defective commercially produced petfood and pet guardians who suspect food as a culprit in sickness and death of their cat or dog have an obligation to ask … please continue reading

How cats and other animals know when a natural disaster is coming

There is a long history of animals reacting to impending natural disasters.  In 373 BC, in an ancient Greek city called Helike, a strange event was recorded: “All the mice and martens and snakes and centipedes and beetles left in … please continue reading

Cut-price cat caretaking without compromising standards

Cut price shopping and excellent cat caretaking

Although quality cat caretaking can be expensive, there are ways to save money if you have the time and inclination.  Here are some tips or ideas which may spark a person into trying out alternatives.  It is said that only … please continue reading