Pet Clothing: Is it Possible for Christmas Sweaters to be Too Cute?

It’s that time of year when we pull out all the stops. Between the confections, decorations, lights, and gifts, we embrace everything the season has to offer. And by “everything,” we mean the sometimes ugly but always well-intentioned Christmas sweater! Fortunately, we don’t have to sport the holiday threads alone. To be sure, fur can quickly be covered up with some delightfully festive pet clothing, but that’s only the beginning.

There are two very clear camps when it comes to pet clothing. Some owners believe that pets have come this far without protection from the sun, wind, and precipitation. Others are downright convinced that animals not only benefit from pet clothing, but they also look ridiculously cute in fashionable duds – especially on Christmas morning! Continue…

Pro’s and Con’s: Adopting a New Pet for Christmas

Christmas kittenWe could easily make the case that adopting a new pet is a worthwhile endeavor every single day of the year. There are so many lovable, adoptable animals that need forever homes, and adopting a new pet during the holidays isn’t any different, right? Thorough consideration is due any time of year but especially if you’re giving a pet as a present to someone else. Once you’ve ascertained that adopting a new pet will result in a lifelong friendship, the time of year doesn’t matter.

A Sense of Urgency?

When pet owners begin to think about adopting a new pet, it could be that they’re waiting for just the right animal to warm their hearts. This is a type of luxury when you think about having to choose from what’s available before Christmas morning. Rushing into an adoption can have negative results. The solution? Remember that adopting a new pet is a lifetime decision and wait for the right animal.