Archive for July, 2012

Mark & Jamie Buehrle Continue Their Shelter Pet Advocacy In Miami!

Sometime this week new billboards for AdoptAPet.com will be revealed in the Miami area. Former White Sox starter and fan favorite, Mark Buehrle and his wife Jamie are staunch supporters of adopting shelter animals.  Jamie is such a supporter that she still sponsors care for some animals back in their former hometown of Chicago. Pictured […]

Maureen Completes The American Red Cross First Aid Training!

On July 12, 2012 our owner, Maureen completed the American Red Cross first aid training at the Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago.  The class was taught by the extremely knowledgeable Tammie Bouschor, who is a community outreach coordinator and animal welfare advocate for the Anti-Cruelty Society. Some of the things Maureen learned include: -Management of urgent […]

Purina Feed, Mazuri and Lab Diet Pet Food Recalls Expanded

Owners of small and exotic pets: be aware there is an expanded recall for major brands of animal food.  It’s time to pass along the info to folks who own these critters. From today’s Veterinary Practice News: Land O’Lakes and its subsidiary PMI Nutrition International issued a fourth recall of products manufactured at Land O’Lakes’ […]

Mac OSX Maru: Power Right Out Of The Box

Obviously we love cats.  And we’re huge fans of Japan’s favorite internet feline, Maru.  But it might not be obvious that we are also Mac nerds.  The Walkies site and store are served using Linux running WordPress, but it’s with Mac that we do the rest of the stuff. To commemorate the release of a […]

Yoga Dogs 2013 Wall Calendar

Yoga Dogs 2013 Wall Calendar This wall calendar gives new meaning to "Downward Facing Dog". The Yoga Puppies 2013 calendar hosts a year full of images showing popular dog breeds positioned in classic yoga postures with the help of digital technology. These reworked puppy portraits will bend your mind and delight you. You Buy

Natural Balance L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Treats Sweet Potato & Bison Formula Small Breed Dog Treats (8 oz.; 1 1/8″ Length; Grain-Free)

Natural Balance L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Treats Sweet Potato & Bison Formula Small Breed Dog Treats (8 oz.; 1 1/8" Length; Grain-Free) Natural Balance L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Small Breed Dog TreatsNatural Balance L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Small Breed Dog Treats are a proven formula for dogs with allergies based on our unique single source protein and single […]

For the Love of Kittens 2013 Mini Wall Calendar

For the Love of Kittens 2013 Mini Wall Calendar The pitter-patter of tiny paws and a ball of string race by… A kitten’s energy seems boundless. Then, all at once it stops in its baby tracks, yawns, and snuggles into a tiny ball of fur in your lap or on your chest or against your […]

Australian Shepherd Puppies 2013 Mini Wall Calendar

Australian Shepherd Puppies 2013 Mini Wall Calendar These adorable Australian Shepherd puppies will soon grow up to become intelligent, alert, hardworking, and devoted dogs. The range of coat colors within this attentive and animated dog breed is very wide. This mini wall calendar shows a sampling of this energetic breed of creatures. EAN: 978142169 Buy

White Sox Fans, Meet Astro: Adam Dunn’s Goldendoodle

Today’s post is in honor of White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn and his Goldendoodle Astro. Last night Adam became the first MLB player to hit 30 homeruns this year. Adam is also the only player to have hit more homeruns than singles!  The run came in a game at Sox Park last night against […]

KONG Small ZIGGIES Puppy Treats (7 oz.; Small; For Puppies 6-20 lbs.; Pack of 12 chews)

KONG Small ZIGGIES Puppy Treats (7 oz.; Small; For Puppies 6-20 lbs.; Pack of 12 chews) A puppy’s nutritional needs are different than those of adult dogs. Puppies grow so rapidly they require a diet higher in protein and other vital nutrients such as calcium. Protein and calcium are building blocks that facilitate growth and […]

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