Have an adjustable collar that keeps loosening up? Click your dog's collar to a snug, comfortable fit and keep it there! The PetSafe Cinch-It Collar cinches in 2mm increments for the perfect fit. Features:
* Hypo-allergenic against bacteria
* Stain and odor resistant
* Quick-release allows you to remove collar
* Safety lock keeps your desired size setting from moving
* D-ring for tags or leads
PetSafe Cinch-It Collar in an array of colors.
February 18, 2009
2-Week Cat Sale and Dog Sale at Drs. Foster and Smith. Save up to $10 on select flea and tick products, among other pet gear. Ends February 23.
Drs. Foster and Smith are also holding a 2-Week Fish Sale. Save up to 25% on select heater products. Also ends Feb 23.
February 17, 2009
Go green with FlushDoggy flushable and biodegradable dog waste bags. According to this site, America's 71 million dogs produce 29,000 tons of waste each day.
We have featured biodegradable dog poop bags in the past. These can be flushed down the toilet and degrade naturally, just as human waste. Features:
* 100% biodegradable & flushable
* Dog waste bag measures 10.75" X 8.5"
* Travel packs of 15 dog poop bags
* 10% of sales donated to the ASPCA to fight puppy mills
Free shipping within the USA. FlushDoggy
via Swanky Pup
Got pets and carpets? If you have tried everything from sprays to elbow grease and nothing really gets out those pet stains, think about a carpet cleaning machine. Why pay a company to clean when it is easier and cheaper to invest in your own?
This deep-cleaning Bissell 9400 ProHeat 2X Select Upright Deep Carpet Cleaner has a patented built-in heater that heats the water and solution--just like the pros. Features:
- 12 rows of brushes rotating for deep cleaning/grooming
- Heats water and cleaning formula to remove tough stains
- Edge-to-edge cleaning and suction power
- Choose between light clean, normal, rinse, or heavy traffic settings
For cleaning at your own convenience -- Bissell 9400 ProHeat 2X Select Upright Deep Carpet Cleaner
February 16, 2009
Is your dog an "old soul"? Toys designed specifically for senior dogs address the issues that every dog experiences as they grow older: reduced vision and snout strength, weakened jaw muscles and brittle teeth. The colors of the Old Soul Toys are high-contrast to make seeing them easier.
Planet Dog Old Soul Slobber-Wick Squeaky Buddy
Planet Dog Old Soul Slobber-Wick Squeaky Bone
Old Soul Orbees are 100% recyclable, buoyant, bouncy, and non-toxic. They are soft, minty, pliable and stretchy.
Planet Dog Old Soul Orbee-Tuff Orbee with Treat Spot
Planet Dog Old Soul Orbee-Tuff Bone
Old Soul Toys are made in the USA.
February 14, 2009
Happy Valentine's Day! Pamper yourself and dig into a delicious pet book.
Two pet books made the New York Times ® Best Sellers this week:
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World
by Vicki Myron (Author), Bret Witter (Contributor)
An abandoned kitten transforms a small library, saves a classic American town, and becomes famous around the world. The charming story of Dewey Readmore Books, the beloved library cat of Spencer, Iowa.
Animals Make Us Human: Creating the Best Life for Animals
by Temple Grandin, Catherine Johnson
Working from the premise that an animal is a conscious being that has feelings, the autistic author assesses dogs, cats, horses, cows, pigs, poultry, wildlife and zoo animals based on a core emotion system she believes animals and humans share.
Amazon.com Hot New Releases:
Petfinder.com The Adopted Dog Bible
by Kim Saunders.
Your One-Stop Resource for Choosing, Training, and Caring for Your Sheltered or Rescued Dog
by Sally Muir, Joanna Osborne
Collection of 33 adorable patterns to knit. For any pet and ranges from the beginner to the expert knitter.
Made for Each Other: The Biology of the Human-Animal Bond
by Meg Daley Olmert
Explains how the chemistry of attraction and attachment flows through--and between--all mammals to create the profound emotional bond humans and animals still feel today.
Dirty Bow Wow
by Cheryl Katz, Jeffrey Katz
A winsome collection of 50 full-color, all-breed canine portraits, each posed with a favorite play toy and accompanied by an affectionate anecdote. The gift of the year for dog lovers.
Cottage Cats: My Companions on the Path to Joy
by Kim Jacobs
Lyrical and exquisitely detailed four-color artwork of cats at play and at ease accompanied by the author's insightful personal observations about how they inspire her and teach her lessons about life and living in the moment. Her calendars have been very successful and Kim has a large, established following as a result.
My Life With Rusty
by Robert W Cohen
Having grown accustomed to living alone, Bob led a rather quiet and structured life that offered him little in the way of unpredictability. That is, until he adopted Rusty, a vivacious seven-week-old kitten that changed his life forever.
Love to read? Have your favorite book delivered wirelessly to your new Amazon Kindle 2. Over 230,000 ebooks are available!
February 13, 2009
Treat your pet to a cozy new Hammock Style Hepper Wave Pet Bed. This removable micro-suede hammock has a raised surface to keep your pets warm in winter and cool in summer, a durable steel frame, and a comfy foam pad inside the hammock.
Available for cats and dogs in Herringbone, Green, Brown and Pink with Free Shipping.
February 12, 2009
You love your pets but not the pet hair they leave behind! Here's a quick and effective way to remove pet hair from your upholstered furniture, pillows, car interiors? Check out the new Pledge Fabric Sweeper for Pet Hair .
Slide it back and forth in short strokes over the surface. The rollers rotate to lift and trap the pet hair. One Pledge Fabric Sweeper for Pet Hair treatment picks up as much pet hair as 145 sticky roller sheets.
Perfect for the dog-lover! This precious Sterling Silver Dogs & Hearts Bracelet features four beautiful puppies, alternating with four ruby red hearts outlined in silver.
February 11, 2009
The Winner of Best in Show at the 2009 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is a 10 year old Sussex spaniel named Stump!
Good write-up of Stump and of the Show at NYTimes and MSNBC.
Fun photos! Viiew the NYTimes slideshow and MSNBC slideshow.