When you see an animal watching T.V., you think "Isn't that so cute and funny!". When someone sees me letting my kid watch T.V., play on their tablet or on their xbox, I feel immediately judged as a horrible parent. There are just some days where momma needs an effing break. And on those days,… Continue reading Why Animals Are Better Than Having Children: Screen Time
If you can't laugh at this, then I don't know what to tell you. My daughter had an "owie" on her finger than she just had to show everyone! Has your child ever had an owie, or a booboo, somewhere that was embarrassing for you when they just had to show everyone? I'd love to… Continue reading Why Animals Are Better Than Having Kids: Fingers
On any day, and driving anywhere, I would rather tote my 5 dogs around (the 2 small ones where not in this picture), than my 2 screaming, arguing children. How many of you have animals that are more behaved on car rides than your children are? I want to hear your stories, good or bad.… Continue reading Why Animals Are Better Than Having Kids: Car Rides
In my defense, I did NOT tell ,my daughter to do this. She wanted to. She came to me one morning wanting cereal for breakfast, and asked to eat it right there, where the dogs eat. Being a mother to let my kids try new experiences, I said "Okey dokey" and served it up. She… Continue reading Why Animals Are Better Than Having Kids: Judgement
Does anybody else get these kind of looks from your kids? Or am I the only parent who continually pisses my kids off to the point that I deserve these looks? All I wanted to do was get a picture of my son. Why? Because I think he's beautiful and handsome, and I don't get… Continue reading When An Animal Lover Has Kids: Looks
Warning: I am not a veterinarian. All advice I give should be taken with a grain of salt, as with a lot of advice you may read online. I just like to help animals, through helping their pet parents, with the 19 years of experience I have gained by working in veterinary medicine. Ultimately, you… Continue reading Why Does My Pet Need An Exam Before They Will Give Me What My Pet Needs?
I once had a cat who ran away from home. After 2 years of him missing, he came home. The only reason he came home was because he had a microchip. Anytime someone brings an animal into a veterinary clinic or animal shelter, and are told that the animal was found as a stray, the… Continue reading Microchipping Your Pet