Pet Adoption – Top 5 Places in and around Katy, TX

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Tis the season for pet adoption! Families all around ponder getting a furry member for a big Christmas surprise. And luckily in the Katy, Tx area there are some great places where you can find the perfect pet for adoptions. Plus, you’re giving a gift of a new home when you adopt or rescue instead of buying a new pet. [Read more…]

We’re Wild About Wild Birds!

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Here at Animal Admiration we truly love all animals. And we are especially passionate about wild birds. Even though they are around us every day, they can seem to get forgotten or taken for granted. However, wild birds are extremely important in our world.

Not only do they provide the soul-filling sounds of dawn breaking and seasons changing; they also help keep mother nature’s systems in balance. They pollinate plants, disperse seeds, recycle nutrients back to the earth and help decomposition by scavenging carcasses. These essential errands are taken care of daily of by our wild birds. And all while relax, admiring their adorable bobbing heads, their hopping feet and their fluttering wings. Pretty impressive, huh? [Read more…]

So Many Dog Breeds, So Little Time!

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Life is full of variety and when it comes to dogs, that is definitely more than true. There is a whole world of different dog breeds out there for us to pal around with. And each of them have their own special characteristics; different sizes, personality quirks, coats, and more. In fact, there are so many of them that it can be a little overwhelming when you think about the hundreds of breeds there are. [Read more…]

The Importance of Heartworm and Flea Prevention

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Summer may be over, but heartworm and flea prevention is just as important as ever. It seems that mosquito’s linger longer and longer each year. It’s November and I just got bit twice today! So, whether you are hitting trails with your dog or just letting your pets outside potty breaks and exercise, they need to be protected all year long

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Best Hiking and Walking Trails with Your Dog Near Katy, Texas

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Sometimes there is nothing better than getting out and hitting the trails on a sunny day. Now that the temperatures is finally starting to cool down, the weather is perfect for it. What’s even better is bringing your dog along to enjoy nature with you. We’ve complied a list of some great hiking and walking trails near Katy that you should definitely check out this fall. [Read more…]

7 Essential Items to Take on a Hike with Your Dog

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After the scorching hot dog days of summer, the cool breezes of the fall are truly wonderful. They beckon you to finally emerge from your air conditioned cocoon and enjoy the sunny day. And that is exactly why October is perfect for hiking. You can bet that your dog is ready to get out in nature too. Our canines are some of the best trail companions you can have.

If you’re planning to hit the trails, make sure to take some of these essential items when you go on a hike with your dog. [Read more…]

Easy and Fun DIY Halloween Costumes for Your Pets

Dressing up for Halloween is tons of fun. However, we don’t always have a whole lot of extra time in our days. That’s why you need a few easy and fun DIY Halloween Costumes ideas. We’ve compiled a list of some of the top costumes you need to try this Halloween season.

 

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Fall Fun With Fido in the Katy, Cypress, Spring and W. Houston Areas

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October is finally here! The temperatures are starting to fall along with the leaves. Even better than that, Fall festivals start popping up everywhere. Now that the oppressive heat of summer is subsiding, going to out for some fall fun is a must. [Read more…]

Safety Tips for Taking Your Dog to the Beach

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Summer will be rolling up on us in no time. And what’s a summer without a trip to the beach? It’s a great opportunity for the family to spend time together while enjoying nature at its finest. It is also a perfect place to let your dog come along for the fun. If you are taking your dog to the beach this summer make sure to go over these safety tips before you head out. [Read more…]

The Hidden Gem of Etsy Shopping…For Everything

How awesome is it to shop and buy things from your computer and then have them delivered right to your door? Living in the new millennium does have its advantages, that’s for sure. From Ebay to Amazon, there are tons of ways to get great deals online, but Etsy is one you definitely should check out if you haven’t’ before. They support small business and have a plethora of unique items that can’t be found anywhere else. [Read more…]