In 1845, President Andrew Jackson’s pet parrot was removed from his funeral for swearing.
Seabiscuit – An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand Ms. Hillenbrand has written a magical book about a horse that while short in stature, stands hands above all other racehorses. Ms. Hillenbrand makes you feel as though you were there throughout the ups and downs of Seabiscuit’s career along with owner Charles Howard, incredible trainer, Tom […]
Vital Statistics: Place of Origin: Japan Group: Sporting dog Height: 17-22 in. Weight: 30-60 lbs. Life span: 11-13 yrs. Trainability: high Good with children: if raised with them Good with other pets: not with small pets due to high prey drive, may show dominance with other dogs Kishu Inu Dog History The Kishu Inu sometimes, […]
Thrombocytopenia can affect both dogs and cats. It occurs when the blood platelet count is very low. Platelets are fragments of special cells that work to see that blood clots properly. If the platelet count is too low, bruising and bleeding occur. Thrombocytopenia can have several causes – low platelet production by bone marrow, increased […]