Pet Food Question

Why is that we dogs and cats have to eat dry, boring, processed pellets called “food” all the while our humans are sitting down to sizzling steaks, juicy burgers, tasty casseroles and yummy rotisserie baked chickens? And, right in front of our noses I might add!

Adopt A Pet – ReCycle!

My personal commitment to shelter adoption began with Tiny, a six-year-old poodle, sitting quietly in the midst of a bustle of energetic

Canine Health: Article 3 of 3

This article is #3 in a 3-part series of articles on natural canine health. Topics included diet, vaccines, and now, alternative therapies/homeopathy. The book, Holistic Guide for a Healthy Dog by Wendy Volhard and Kerry Brown, D.V.M. provided the information for the article. Canine health, as in human health, has many components. In the previous […]

Canine Health: Article 2 of 3

Canine Health Series – Article 2 by Michelle Mantor This article is #2 in a series of 3 that highlight natural canine health including topics such as diet, covered in article 1; in this article, we focus on vaccines and the controversy surrounding them. Stay tuned for alternative therapies in article #3. The book, Holistic […]

Who’s Watching Your Baby?

by Michelle Mantor One of the biggest concerns for pet owners is what to do with their “baby” if they need to travel without their pet or if they are gone from the house for long periods due to work. It’s really no fun to go on vacation and worry if your dog is going […]

A Black Squirrel Or Am I Nuts?

Holy Hot Dogs….I just saw a black squirrel! At first I thought I’d just been chewing on tainted pine bark mulch too long but after running in the house screaming for mom to come see (yep..got in trouble for that again…she thought a hawk ate my brother. No such luck), she told me they are […]

Henrietta’s First Blog!

Welcome to my first blog! I couldn’t sleep a wink last night when I heard I would get to have my very own piece of real estate on houstonpettalk.com.

Lost Houston Dogs Cannot Be Claimed By Owner – Please Microchip Your Pets

http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/consumer&id=7580298 the link also shows the video clip on the news TEXAS CITY, TX (KTRK) — Losing a pet can be a traumatic experience, but one Houston woman says after her dogs turned up at a rescue facility things did not get any better. The facility is not giving the dogs back to the owner, and […]

Lost Houston Dogs Found At Shelter But Owner Cannot Claim Them – Please Microchip Your Pets!

This story was aired this week by Channel 13. It’s quite sad for the owner and we hope our community can find a way to help this pet owner get her dogs back. Please be sure to Microchip your pets because it’s the only way to ensure your pets would be returned to you from […]