Myth #2 Fat Cats are Happy Cats

Myth #2 Fat Cats are Happy Cats When you hear the words “fat cat” you smile, right? You think fat cats look happy or funny — you see social media pictures of enormous cats and get a kick out of it. You hear the saying about a person that “he’s a fat cat,” as though […]

Where Does Your Pet’s Fish Come From in Their Food?

Where Does Your Pet’s Fish Come From in Their Food? Our pet’s food can once again teach us some good lessons and good practice in choosing our own food. A major area of concern in the food chain is where and how fish is obtained, how they are handled or treated,  and what the ramifications […]

Global Animal Partnership (GAP) Certification

Global Animal Partnership (GAP) Certification The CEO of Halo, Myron Lyskanycz, is on a mission to improve the way farm animals are raised, for their sake as well as the betterment of the pets whose diets depend on high quality protein What is GAP? The Global Animal Partnership is a global leader in farm animal […]

Joys of Summer: Rolling in Deer Poop

The Joys of Summer: Rolling in Deer Poop Halo Cloud Nine Herbal shampoo to the rescue! Every season brings its own rewards. And those pleasures vary greatly for different species. We might like to read a book in a shady hammock with a glass of iced tea. For my dogs, the most marvelous part of […]

Humanely Raised Farm Animals & Respect for Our Planet

Humanely Raised Farm Animals & Respect for Our Planet What my own dogs eat has raised my consciousness and influenced my decisions about how to choose ingredients for my own diet. Thanks, Maisie and Wanda Weimaraner! My realization came about ever since Halo coined the phrase OrigiNative® and changed the entire way they source their […]

What does Non-GMO Actually Mean, Anyway?

What does Non-GMO Actually Mean, Anyway? There is much talk these days of non-GMO fruits and vegetables being desirable, but I’ve personally been a bit confused about it. When Halo changed its formulations to ensure there were only non-GMO veggies in their kibble, I wondered what my dogs were getting that I wasn’t! What I […]

Respect Your Elders! Give Senior Dogs a Holistic Boost

Respect Your Elders! Give Senior Dogs a Holistic Boost Do you have a small or medium dog who is older than 7? Or a very large or giant breed who is 5 years or older? At those ages they are technically considered senior citizens, and these guys need everything we can offer them to keep […]

Myth Debunk #1: Dogs Don’t Like Fruits & Vegetables

Myth Debunk #1 – Dogs Don’t Like Fruits & Vegetables There seem to be a lot of myths about what/when/how people should feed their dogs, with one of the overall Major Myths being that “people food is bad for dogs.” This is sheer silliness, as anyone who has been listening to me knows already, and […]

Music Specially for Kitty Cats

Music Specially for Kitty Cats A few years ago, scientists from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and the University of Maryland, wanted to study whether cats could respond to music. And so they created some music especially for feline sensibilities, as described in this article outlining the whole study.  It describes how Charles Snowdon […]

Good Deeds at Cat Camp (NYC, MAY 5th & 6th)

Good Deeds at Cat Camp in New York City, May 5th & 6th Jackson Galaxy’s Cat Camp is a two-day event in NYC that will bring together “regular” cat lovers to mingle with and hear from leaders in the field — cat experts, rescuers, and advocates — who will speak on a range of topics […]