Raw Bones for Dental Care

The First Thing We Talk About When We Talk About Dental Care Love your pet? (We know you do!)  The best way to express your fondness for your furry one is to love them from the inside out.  So don’t worry too much about buying the latest heart-shaped squeaky or catnip toy (unless it will […]

What is it like to experience the world like your pets?

Is it possible to ‘blur the species barrier’? That’s what Being A Beast attempts to find out.  For weeks at a time, veterinarian/lawyer/naturalist Charles Foster lived as a badger, an otter, a fox…in their habitat, approximating their movements & habits (dumpster diving in London, eating earthworms…).  This is radical nature-writing, and it’s witty, deep and humble. […]

Buy a Dog (or Cat) Bed this Weekend, and 20% Goes to ARL

If you’ve been thinking about a new bed for fluffy, we’ve got a great reason to buy one this weekend: We want to help The Animal Rescue League reach its year end fundraising goal, so we’re donating 20% of every bed sold this Saturday and Sunday Dec. 15-16 to ARL. We’ve got plaids and corduroys and herring bones and […]

Elevated Dining Style

We’re fans of These Creatures, a small company in Seattle that designs and handcrafts steel diners for pets (and leash/coat hooks, and some other handy things like charging docks).  Their designs are refreshing.  No paw prints or bones here; instead, warblers and squirrels and goldfish, or nicely rendered images of popular dog breeds.  Or in […]

Monday Meow: Charlie

  This is Charlie, a 1 yr old tuxedo/mix. As you can see, he likes finding comfortable places to hang out.  This sink seems just right for a summer lounging spot! Celebrity alter ego: The Big Lebowski. Favorite thing to do:  lie on the kitchen table.  And play with his brother Simon (another tuxedo). All […]

Only $50 to Adopt a Cat

If you’re thinking about adopting a cat, this is the purrrrfect time.  From June 22-24, say hello to your new kitty for only $50!  At the Animal Rescue League of Boston or MSPCA adoption centers.

Twofer Tuesday: Wellness Pure Delights Cat Treats

Did you hug your cat today? In honor of National Hug Your Cat Day, our Tuesday Twofer is on Wellness Pure Delights Cat Treats.  Buy one, get one free, all day (while supplies last)!  Kitty hugs, all around!

Sugar the Flying Cat Survives Fall from 19th Floor

This is Sugar.  Yesterday, in the unseasonably warm weather, a window was opened in her apartment on the 19th floor of her building.  Sugar fell out the window and was rescued and treated by by the great folks at Animal Rescue League of Boston, and today she’s home with her family, with only some bruised […]