This is why you should adopt a cat

When people decide to have a cat as a pet, they are faced with the dilemma of adopting or buying one. You can always buy a kitten from a well-known cat breeder, which is the best option if you are going for a purebred feline. However, there are several reasons why a kitten or cat from a shelter or rescue program might be the best option for them. There are six reasons why it is better to adopt a...

I will never do it

During my childhood I was a feline person. We probably had about 6 or 7 cats before I graduated from high school. After meeting my husband in college, who had a dog, I quickly became a canine person. I discovered that I was very fond of dogs, but not just any dog; I liked large breed dogs. The bigger the better. The idea of ​​having a small dog, especially a Chihuahua, was incomprehensible to...

Meow! A history of kitten heels

Say hello to Kitten Heels. This revolutionary approach to footwear was made famous by Audrey Hepburn, first in Funny Face and then in the fashion movie of the century: Breakfast at Tiffany's. There is no denying that these heels are all kinds!The slightly lowered height combined with the gently curved heel angle actually has a more interesting story than you've probably realized. In fact, you...

Summer of my happy discontent

The summer before my senior year in college, I came home, fed up with school. I got a part-time job at a small modern bakery / restaurant that made its own beer (remember when that sounded like a good idea?). I worked as a bakery cashier. Within a matter of a few months, my pleated Duckhead shorts (part of the required uniform) went from the kind that hung below my hips to the ones that slipped...

How to host a fundraising yard sale to raise money for your nonprofit organization

Looking for fundraising ideas for your nonprofit club, organization, school, or team? How about holding a garage sale?Garage sales, tag sales, used item sales, garage sales. Whatever you call them in your part of the country, we've all been to them, and we all know that people love to find a bargain at a garage sale. Some nonprofits hold an annual "spring cleaning" yard sale. Or, your club could...

Selection of a breeder and an Affenpinscher puppy

The Affenpinscher is a robust, intelligent, terrier-like toy dog ​​that is generally well adapted to life in today's smaller dwellings. Early Affenpinscher socialization is critical, so be sure to purchase from a responsible breeder who has given the puppies lots of loving attention and exposed them to a wide variety of people, sights, sounds, and smells. Because toy puppies are so small and...

The Hoover flight fiasco and one-sided contracts

Hoover Marketing PromotionI have previously written about what is known as the Hoover flight fiasco. To briefly explain what happened: In 1992, Hoover ran a promotion that promised two free seats on flights to Europe or America to any customer who bought a Hoover product costing £ 100 or more.The promotion was hugely successful in encouraging people to buy Hoover products, but it failed hugely...

Weimaraner personality: the human dog breed

Highly intelligent and sensitive, these dogs crave companionship. They are happiest when they are between humans and a family member. Many pet owners mention that they are like humans in the way they think about problems. So, like humans, they need a lot of company and exercise.The breed can be described as a medium to large sized birddog with a muscular body, deep chest, and a long neck with a...

Is a Maltese the perfect dog for you?

Originally from the Mediterranean area, these little dogs, with long, silky white hair, seem to float, instead of walking through a room. Believed to have gained popularity among European royalty after the Crusades, the Maltese remained as companions and sometimes as bed warmers!There is nothing cuter than a Maltese puppy! They look like tiny plump snow creatures. With their fluffy white hair and...

Siberian Husky Cage Training

Millions of Americans across the country want to learn how to cage train their Siberian husky. The main reason for learning how to cage train your husky is to be able to leave them in a separate room or cage while you leave the house. By properly training your husky, getting out of the house can help reduce anxiety and destructive behavior, such as barking, that could anger neighbors. Teaching...