Category Archives: Product Reviews

A Blind Painter Is Unusual. a Blind Dog Painter Is…

When it comes to painting, an eyesight is a necessary tool. An essential tool, I would think. There aren’t many blind painters around, as far as I know. But this blind artist is really outside the box: you see, the

A Blind Painter Is Unusual. a Blind Dog Painter Is…

When it comes to painting, an eyesight is a necessary tool. An essential tool, I would think. There aren’t many blind painters around, as far as I know. But this blind artist is really outside the box: you see, the

An Abrasive Tongue Cleaner For Your Dog! Don’t You Just Want One?

Sure, I know. Doggy bad breath is a big problem. But you must be pretty desperate to seriously consider this ‘solution’: “The bristles on the Orapup are made of ultra-soft material that is designed to clean into the crevices of the tongue

An Abrasive Tongue Cleaner For Your Dog! Don’t You Just Want One?

Sure, I know. Doggy bad breath is a big problem. But you must be pretty desperate to seriously consider this ‘solution’: “The bristles on the Orapup are made of ultra-soft material that is designed to clean into the crevices of the tongue

Heat Stress Is A Big Problem But The Heat-Sensing Collar Is Not The Solution

If you have been reading this blog (and if you haven’t, you really should) you would know by now that I am big on responsibility. If you own a pet or thinking about owning one, responsibility should be the first word in your

Heat Stress Is A Big Problem But The Heat-Sensing Collar Is Not The Solution

If you have been reading this blog (and if you haven’t, you really should) you would know by now that I am big on responsibility. If you own a pet or thinking about owning one, responsibility should be the first word in your

Forget The Water Bowl – That’s So 2011

The humble water bowl. How boring! The modern this days doesn’t have time to lap like a commoner. Surely there must be an app for that, right? Mechanical engineer Jonathan Kirschner thought so too, so he designed the WaterDog –

Forget The Water Bowl – That’s So 2011

The humble water bowl. How boring! The modern this days doesn’t have time to lap like a commoner. Surely there must be an app for that, right? Mechanical engineer Jonathan Kirschner thought so too, so he designed the WaterDog –

The Revenge Of The Cat Owners. But The Cat Isn’t In On The Joke

Sick of having the dogs and their owners run the show? Want to make a ‘cats rule’ statement in style? Here is a product for you. That’s right, a dog-shaped scratching post for your feline: ‘You’ve never seen a more

The Revenge Of The Cat Owners. But The Cat Isn’t In On The Joke

Sick of having the dogs and their owners run the show? Want to make a ‘cats rule’ statement in style? Here is a product for you. That’s right, a dog-shaped scratching post for your feline: ‘You’ve never seen a more

Is Raw Dog Food Better? Well, It Depends

Raw diets for dogs are exploding in popularity: ‘But now, feeding raw – that is, feeding your dog hearts, necks, livers, kidneys, bones and muscle of animals such as chicken, lamb and rabbit – is becoming more mainstream. It’s a

Is Raw Dog Food Better? Well, It Depends

Raw diets for dogs are exploding in popularity: ‘But now, feeding raw – that is, feeding your dog hearts, necks, livers, kidneys, bones and muscle of animals such as chicken, lamb and rabbit – is becoming more mainstream. It’s a

Newsflash: Dog Lets Robber In!

One of the benefits of dogs is that they keep robbers away when you are not home. Now, with an explosion of web-based dog sitting sites multiplying like mushrooms, one wonders if the dog could have the opposite effect: ‘Enter

Newsflash: Dog Lets Robber In!

One of the benefits of dogs is that they keep robbers away when you are not home. Now, with an explosion of web-based dog sitting sites multiplying like mushrooms, one wonders if the dog could have the opposite effect: ‘Enter

‘Smart Pet’ – A Very Silly Toy Idea

I don’t mean to criticise the Japanese, after all they gave us Sushi, , the Walkman, and Samurai movies. It’s just that I can’t get into their taste for silly, gimmicky toys. Remember the Tamagotchi? That annoying key-ring thing which

‘Smart Pet’ – A Very Silly Toy Idea

I don’t mean to criticise the Japanese, after all they gave us Sushi, , the Walkman, and Samurai movies. It’s just that I can’t get into their taste for silly, gimmicky toys. Remember the Tamagotchi? That annoying key-ring thing which

Dogbook – Finally Something Usefull To Do On Facebook

I like to read stuff. Long stuff – like novels, text books and research papers. I guess that’s why being a Veterinarian works for me. I do realize though, that lots of people don’t. Most of my friends get bored

Dogbook – Finally Something Usefull To Do On Facebook

I like to read stuff. Long stuff – like novels, text books and research papers. I guess that’s why being a Veterinarian works for me. I do realize though, that lots of people don’t. Most of my friends get bored

GPS For Your Dog? A Technology That Could Do With Some Improvement

I will be honest – when this came out a few years ago I got quite excited. So much so, I actually thought of distributing this stuff. Judge for yourself – a dog going missing is every owner’s worst nightmare.

GPS For Your Dog? A Technology That Could Do With Some Improvement

I will be honest – when this came out a few years ago I got quite excited. So much so, I actually thought of distributing this stuff. Judge for yourself – a dog going missing is every owner’s worst nightmare.