There's been so many crazy natural disasters lately, my heart really goes out to those who have been affected. Back in 2012 our areas was one of those that was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy. We had to go a cold October/November week without gas and electricity, which was quite the experience. At the time I had three Leopard Geckos that I had to worry about keeping warm without heat or electricity. Many pet owners understand the importance of preparing for our more traditional pets, cats and dogs, in the event of an emergency, but during the recent bout of hurricanes I came across many reptile owners in particular who were unsure of how/what to prepare for their scaly friends. ...continue reading "Emergency Planning for Reptiles"
Today our beautiful leopard gecko Aurora turned 9 years old!
Since we lost Barnaby, Aurora is now officially our oldest pet. Unfortunately there's not really too much you can do to celebrate a little lizard's birthday, especially when the little lizard is already as spoiled as Aurora is. ...continue reading "Happy 9th Hatch Day, Aurora!"
For our "not so wordless" Wednesday this week I wanted to feature our little Miyuki. It's been over a month now since I've shared new pictures/videos of the geckos. I have to admit that although I love the gecko girls, I don't usually find them to be the most interesting photo subjects. They're beautiful lizards, at least I think so, but they don't do much! ...continue reading "Gecko Meets Dragon"
May is already almost over! I hope that everyone is looking forward to the approaching summer (if your weather is anything like ours, it might already feel like summer!). Last month we started our monthly pet favorites series. This month both my dogs were sick with gastroenteritis, so most of my monthly pet budget (and then some) went to paying for vet bills and meds. But, like most months, I did still manage to make a few pet related purchases... ...continue reading "May 2017 Pet Favorites!"
This week's Wordless Wednesday is probably going to actually be close to wordless....
...continue reading "Bath Time for Miyuki"
Tomorrow is my birthday. I worked last weekend so that I could have an extra long weekend this week. Who wants to work on their birthday? But my birthday is Thursday, and I didn't really want to take Thursday off then work Friday - so a 4 day weekend it is! ...continue reading "Not So Photogenic"