I am not an animal person. That is usually a statement that elicits muted gasps or bewildered stares from avowed animal lovers. I respect people who bond with animals and have a healthy respect for the connection between humans and animals. On the … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About the Economics and Stress of Pet Ownership
The veterinarian made an interesting statement the last time we took our cat to the vet. It went against everything we had ever heard about what to feed our cats for optimum health. If we chose to follow the vet's advice, it would completely change … [Read more...] about Hard Or Soft Food: What Should You Feed Your Cat?
I have an elderly, special needs cat. I've come to that conclusion. I knew the cat was getting up there in years, but the special needs part has come to light recently. The cat has been to the vet several times over the last year with what turned out … [Read more...] about Save Money On Pet Medication Using An Online Pharmacy
My wife and I have very different perspectives on when to visit the doctor. She tends to go shortly after the onset of symptoms. I tend to give my body a few days to fire up the immune system and recover on its own as well as avoid the cost and … [Read more...] about How Much Does a Sick Pet Cost?
Money, Matter & More Musings (aka MMM) has put together a giant Carnival of Personal Finance this week, with 88 articles from over 100 entries. MMM also added snippets of fun money facts between each section to help liven the mood. My own … [Read more...] about Best Finance Articles from Carnival of Personal Finance #118
PFAdvice.com posted a list of 10 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality today and I have my own commentary about some of the ways: Donâ€™t Smoke Indoors - I come from a family of smokers (mom, dad, sister, cat, dog), and I although I've asked, I … [Read more...] about Commentary – Improving Indoor Air Quality