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Mountain Critters : Cat Veggies

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     I’ve written several articles about what dogs can eat—fruits, vegetables, and how best to prepare those; this week I thought I’d write about ...
Luv Cat Grooming

Critter Corner : Cat Grooming

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Groom a cat, you say? Cats don’t require grooming, one replies. But au contraire, cats do! Yes, cats groom themselves by licking and washing each ...
Bear Baci

Critter Corner : Rabies!?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Rabies is something that doesn’t jump to the forefront of your brain when you think of Colorado; but unfortunately rabies is here in Boulder County. ...
Moose

Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population is burgeoning. Moose only have twins when habitat is good, and if you see ...
deb&dogs

Mountain critters : Canine Etiquette

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Summertime is here and I wanted to share some thoughts on Canine Etiquette when attending house parties or festivals. I have attended several events ...
Dinner

Dinner time—how do they know?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland It always amazes me that my girls know exactly when it is breakfast and dinner time, basically to the minute. I know they don’t read a clock as most of my ...
Kitty

My Kitty and Wildlife

by Deb D’Andrea 4TheLuvOfDogz The domestic cat is one of the most efficient hunters and can have an amazing impact on wildlife, especially mammals, birds and even butterflies.  Research ...
Luv Detox Time

Pet Detox Time!

Spring is here and everyone is gearing up for those long days of fun in the sun with their beloved pets. Hiking, walking, running, cycling, playing ball and enjoying just being outside ...