5 Overlooked Costs of Having a Family Pet

*This is a collaborative post we hope you will find helpful* Today, we will be taking a look at 5 overlooked costs of having a family pet. A family pet is a great addition to any household. They offer a different kind of love and reassurance than your human family members, and their unconditional love […]

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The best litter box reviews 2017/…

Some people love to keep pets in the house, but in the case where you buy a pet that is not trained to poop outside, you may have a hard time due to the spread feces and urine all over the house. Some pets may not be able to go out for potty if they […]

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It’s hard to say goodbye to even the smallest of pets…

Some sad news from our pet’s corner of the Mad House of Cats & Babies. Our smallest furry friend, Scruffy the Hamster, died, last month.  He was much loved, even if he was small, grumpy and had a tendency to be slightly smelly despite me cleaning his cage often. He was very comical in his […]

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4 Ways To Be A Good Pet Parent

Owning a pet is a big responsibility. Once you get a dog, it’s your job to take care of it and make sure it has a healthy and safe home. You need to learn what it takes to be a good pet parent and provide a nice life for your furry friend. It’s a learning […]

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5 things to think about before you get a pet…

Are you thinking of getting a pet? Sure, it’s a great idea and all the power to you. However, you can’t just buy a pet on a whim without giving it some serious thought. There are at least 5 things that you need to take into consideration before buying a pet. Here they are. 1. […]

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The Importance of Your Cat’s ID Tag

  Pet ID tags are not just for dogs, it’s really important to ensure your cat wears them also. You never know when your cat could get lost, so an ID tag will make it much more likely for you cat to find its way back to you. Cats are naturally curious animals and could […]

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When Your Home’s A Zoo, Your Garden Must Be Pet-Friendly

  We would all like to think that our garden is perfectly safe for the cats, dogs, rabbits, and fish that live with us. That it’s even beneficial to them. In most cases, that’s hardly far from the truth. But that doesn’t mean that aren’t risks in even the average garden that couldn’t risk t […]

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Pet insurance, do you or don’t you?

We are an animal filled household (you would never guess, from our blog name, would you?) Our main pets our are cats, Layla and Jasper. Layla has some long term health issues that we see a vet for, due to her FIP diagnosis, but miraculously, is healthy and happy (well, she isn’t happy, she’s a […]

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Thinking about getting a dog?

As you will know if you read my blog on a regular basis, I am a cat person. My family only has cats and fish, no dogs. However, a friend of mine recently told me that her children had been pestering her for a dog. This got me thinking about what parents who are considering […]

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