Posts Tagged: review

DogVacay – Consider The Dangers!

Helen is a distraught reader who sent me a harrowing account of her experience as a DogVacay dog minder. Here is an exert:  “…On the way home from the lady who “couldn’t” watch the dog anymore, Sunday the dog puked

DogVacay – Consider The Dangers!

Helen is a distraught reader who sent me a harrowing account of her experience as a DogVacay dog minder. Here is an exert:  “…On the way home from the lady who “couldn’t” watch the dog anymore, Sunday the dog puked

Dog ‘Thought Translator’ – Like Palm Reading, Only High Tech

The developers of this new ‘Dog mind reading’ device are promising to bring a working version to market in just 4 months: “The Nordic Society for Invention and Discovery hoped to raise $10,000 (£6,066) using crowdfunding platform Indiegogo, but has

Dog ‘Thought Translator’ – Like Palm Reading, Only High Tech

The developers of this new ‘Dog mind reading’ device are promising to bring a working version to market in just 4 months: “The Nordic Society for Invention and Discovery hoped to raise $10,000 (£6,066) using crowdfunding platform Indiegogo, but has

Dog Stroller – Why You Need One

OK, I know it sounds a little crazy. and when I see a person walking by with a dog in a stroller I also used to sneer and think to myself ‘rich good-for-nothings’ or ‘it’s a dog, not a child,

Dog Stroller – Why You Need One

OK, I know it sounds a little crazy. and when I see a person walking by with a dog in a stroller I also used to sneer and think to myself ‘rich good-for-nothings’ or ‘it’s a dog, not a child,

A Nail Grinder For Your Dog? As Good As Getting Your Teeth Drilled

I was reading a newspaper article about trimming a dog’s nails. All was well until I came across a curious paragraph: “Trimming your dog’s nails necessitates the right equipment. There are two basic types of nail clippers for dogs —

A Nail Grinder For Your Dog? As Good As Getting Your Teeth Drilled

I was reading a newspaper article about trimming a dog’s nails. All was well until I came across a curious paragraph: “Trimming your dog’s nails necessitates the right equipment. There are two basic types of nail clippers for dogs —

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 –

All About Dock Jumping

Dock Jumping is a simple and fun sport for dogs. It’s simple – throw an object into the water and measure how far the dog jumped to get it (or how high, or the total air-space covered, depending on which

All About Dock Jumping

Dock Jumping is a simple and fun sport for dogs. It’s simple – throw an object into the water and measure how far the dog jumped to get it (or how high, or the total air-space covered, depending on which

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

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

Steam Owens – A Review

Have you heard of steam owens? Maybe even considered installing one in your house? They are all the rage in the world off renovation and cooking. The most popular current model is AEG-Electrolux. If so – listen up, I will

Steam Owens – A Review

Have you heard of steam owens? Maybe even considered installing one in your house? They are all the rage in the world off renovation and cooking. The most popular current model is AEG-Electrolux. If so – listen up, I will