Tag: cat care

March is Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month

What You Don’t Know Can Kill Them As professional pet sitters and dog walkers, we are aware that there are many common household items or foods that can be fatal to dogs and cats.  Since the month of March is Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month, here are the Top 10 Pet Poisons for dogs and… Read more »

Finding the Purr-fect Litter for your Cat

So Many Choices, So Much Confusion Remember the days when there was just one kind of cat litter to choose from?  Then came clumping (amen), and now you’ve got biodegradable, crystals and hard pellet systems to choose from.  Since the cat sitters at Walk and Wag have a considerable amount of cat clients, we get… Read more »

The Benefits of Playtime for Dogs and Cats

What Benefits do Pets Get from Play? The answer to this is direct and simple: what benefits don’t they get? Play plays a main role in your pet’s physical, mental, social and emotional development. In fact, when young, play is practice for life. Did you know kittens stalking and pouncing on toy mice are learning… Read more »

Why Do Female Cats Urinate in the House?

I am the not-so-lucky owner of dear Miss Maggie, a 10-year-old orange tabby who not only sprays but pees indoors as well. The spraying started years ago after a stray tomcat decided to terrorize me and my cats for several weeks. It is a nuisance, but she has done it rarely since moving to my… Read more »