The Last Meow

The Last Meow is dedicated to all the pets who died or became seriously ill due to the Menu Foods Pet Food Recall, and the fur siblings they left behind.

Saturday, April 5, 2008

Help Stop Puppy Mills

One day when we get around to fencing in our property I hope to have a dog. We will adopt from a shelter, there are so many cats and dogs who need a loving family. Please help end puppy mills.

Here are some things you can do right now:

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Pet Insurance

We looked into getting pet insurance when Charybdis was diagnosed with a heart mummer. It didn't take me long to discover there were no plans that would fit our needs. Most did not cover pre-existing conditions, congenital conditions (birth defects) or health issues the breed was known for. So while they would be terrific if your pet was in a serious accident (barring any exclusions in the fine print) they didn't do much for those of us with pets that had congenital conditions. Give Savings account versus pet insurance
By Kim Campbell Thornton a read. And if possible start a savings account for your pet now.