Pet Calendar: Reptile Awareness Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Pet Calendar: Reptile Awareness Day October 21 is a day in which reptile lovers, reptile pet parents and anyone who wants to know about reptiles and living with them will celebrate National Reptile Awareness Day. This is a great

Pet Calendar: Feral Cat Day

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Feral cats and feral cat communities have a place in nature and in our communities. Marci Kladnik, immediate past president of the Cat Writers’ Association, Winner of the Kari Winters Rescue and Rehabilitation Award, Muse-winning writer and photographer who

Pet Calendar: Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

By Robbi Hess ~ Managing Editor Pet Calendar, Crimeless Cat Executive Story Editor, Chief Cat Herder  Pet Calendar: Adopt A Shelter Dog Month October is doubly celebrated with campaigns to Adopt A Shelter Dog from the ASPCA and Adopt A Dog Month from American Humane. We know how enriching it can be to share your home

Black Dog Day: Why Black Animals Are Overlooked In Shelters

Guest post by Stacy Mantle, PetsWeekly.com National Black Dog Day is here! October 1 is the official day of this holiday designed to bring attention to black dogs who are often overlooked in shelter environments. There have been several studies done that show black dogs are least likely to be adopted – particularly in the