A local pet store owner has a generous heart | monday man

A local pet store owner has a generous heart |  monday man

Curtis Otjen and his wife, Renee, own Pet Supplies Plus in Elizabethtown. In addition to donating thousands of dollars to local animal shelters, Otjen has helped pet lovers adopt more than 640 cats and numerous rabbits and dogs outside of the store. Otjen was born in Oregon, grew up in the South, and has an … Read more

Loving animals await their ‘fur-ever’ homes at Midland SPCA | spare news

Loving animals await their ‘fur-ever’ homes at Midland SPCA |  spare news

Two hearts are better than one, and many animals at the Ontario SPCA Midland and District Animal Center are ready to connect with their rough homes. “Beam is a two-year-old Great Pyrenees mix who came to us from North Carolina,” explained community development coordinator Robin Elliott. “He has been with us since April and has … Read more

Brash Gardener: My Pumpkin Season Ends With A Sassy Halloween | Life

Brash Gardener: My Pumpkin Season Ends With A Sassy Halloween |  Life

My homegrown pumpkins brought smiles on Halloween, when 175 trick-or-treaters walked through the cold rain for individual bags of candy and a welcome from the lanterns that shone on our porch. The week before Halloween, Lee and I harvested and weighed 42 pumpkins (360 pounds total) and then designated each one for its allotment. Three … Read more

My pumpkin season ends with a cheeky Halloween | Local

My pumpkin season ends with a cheeky Halloween |  Local

My homegrown pumpkins brought smiles on Halloween, when 175 trick-or-treaters walked through the cold rain for individual bags of candy and a welcome from the lanterns that shone on our porch. The week before Halloween, Lee and I harvested and weighed 42 pumpkins (360 pounds total) and then designated each one for its allotment. Three … Read more

As Kuno Cheetahs make their ‘first kill,’ News18 explains why it’s big news for the cat’s adaptation to India

As Kuno Cheetahs make their ‘first kill,’ News18 explains why it’s big news for the cat’s adaptation to India

In an encouraging step, two male cheetahs brought from Namibia to Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh for the animal’s reintroduction to India, made their first kill within 24 hours of their release from a quarantine area to an acclimatization enclosure. larger. According to Chief Conservator of the Forest Uttam Kumar Sharma, the cheetahs hunted … Read more

Are there hypoallergenic cats? 3 myths dispelled about cat allergies

Are there hypoallergenic cats?  3 myths dispelled about cat allergies

This is the emotional moment a cat owner was reunited with her missing cat, Oliver. Fortunately, a doorbell camera captured the whole thing. Cats make great companions, but for some people their company comes at a cost. Up to 1 in 5 people have an allergic response to cats, and this number … Read more

Are there hypoallergenic cats? 3 myths dispelled about cat allergies

Are there hypoallergenic cats?  3 myths dispelled about cat allergies

This is the emotional moment a cat owner was reunited with her missing cat, Oliver. Fortunately, a doorbell camera captured the whole thing. Cats make great companions, but for some people their company comes at a cost. Up to 1 in 5 people have an allergic response to cats, and this number … Read more

Professor explains the truth behind the black cats | News

Professor explains the truth behind the black cats |  News

Has a black cat crossed your path recently? The stigmas surrounding black cats have endured for centuries, being a common symbol of Halloween festivities today, thousands of years after they were first introduced to the Western world. Some say these ancient stigmas still harm black cats today, as black cats are believed to be the … Read more