Bud DeYoung has been featured on Nat Geo Wild’s My Life Is a Zoo, and he actually does run a zoo on his own property in the harsh climate of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Along with fiancée “Big Cat” Carrie, Bud educates the public about animal conservation. Every single day of the […]
Ten things for your dog to do on a cold day! Has the cold got both you and your dog cooped up and suffering from cabin fever? Here are the top ten things to do to keep you and your pooch entertained on a snowy winter’s day.Anxiety: Being couped up inside is no fun for […]
Has the snow got both you and your dog cooped up and suffering from cabin fever? Here are the top ten things to do to keep you and your pooch entertained on a snowy day. Anxiety: Being cooped up inside is no fun for anyone, and our four-legged friends can sometimes become anxious during these […]
Did y’all know that Country music artists have long been associated with their love of animals; horses, dogs, cats…? Country artist Billy Currington dropped a hit single in honor of his dog Paco titled; Like My Dog. The clever and funny lyrics compare a man’s relationship with a woman, to a dog.
Everyone knows about the mystery and magic behind Mardi Gras in New Orleans (or what we used to refer to it in the Midwest as “Fat Tuesday”), but what about Mardi Gras’ sister, canine-friendly bash? The Mystic Krewe of Barkus is Mardi Gras’ sole canine-exclusive krewe, the equivalent of Bacchus (for humans), and this February […]
Did you know that polar bears aren’t actually white? Since International Polar Bear Day is on Feb. 27, I’m writing with a paw-some story idea to raise awareness about these magnificent and vulnerable creatures. >> What’s so special about polar bears? A lot more than you could have imagined. To honor our Arctic friends’ special day, National Today is sharing […]