International pet rescue downed by covid restrictions

Flying rescue pets to the U.S. got a whole lot harder and much more expensive. ANOTHER unintended consequence of lockdowns. Meanwhile, foster programs in the U.S. are swimming in foster applications. If we can get the pets here, no problem getting them fostered. The pipeline is blocked just when we need it the most.

Arms getting scratched by cat? What do I do?

My arms kept getting scratched when I was grooming cats. I didn’t like this, especially because I am an older person. Scratches take longer to heal than they did when I was in my 20s. Also, because I take blood pressure medication – like about 70% of Americans – the scratch would look really puffy.Continue reading “Arms getting scratched by cat? What do I do?”

How are North American Pet Groomers Different from South Korean Pet Groomers?

Did you know that pet groomers in the United States have split personalities? Yes! Truth! Let me explain why. Dogs and cats in America have a long, proud history of working.  Farms, barns, yards, stores, kitchens:  wherever you look, dogs and cats valiently protected home and property from pesky mice, dangerous coyotes, and naughty neighbors.Continue reading “How are North American Pet Groomers Different from South Korean Pet Groomers?”