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Seniors and Dogs

  Now that my dad has gotten older, he spends a lot of time looking for ways to feel useful especially since he no longer drives and can’t run daily errands. One of the things he enjoys most is looking

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Spider Invasion

I was on a mission yesterday to finally get around to knocking down the jungle that had grown up around the old house that was my grandmother’s. Prior to closing on the property, the mortgage company had a guy coming

Bunny Sitting

For the last few weeks I’ve been fostering my grand-daughter’s lop-eared bunny and skinny yellow cat since animals are not allowed in their new rental home. Taking care of the cat is not a real problem, especially now that he’s

Can Eating Roses Hurt Pets?

Call a poison hotline 1-800-222-1222 if your pet appears to have been exposed to anything toxic. Roses are not poisonous to your pet unless the stems, leaves or flowers have been sprayed with pesticides are some other chemical. Curious kittens or puppies can,

The Charm of Green Snakes (Opheodrys aestivus)

    How many people would consider finding a snake in their house a sign of good luck? Surprisingly, that’s just how I’m feeling right now after finding a beautiful green snake (Opheodrys aestivus) curled up in a corner of