MCSO Animal Safe Haven (MASH) is run by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office.  Over the years this innovative program has made a tremendous difference for some very unfortunate animals.  This Saturday, February 23rd, MASH has two adoption events that I wanted to share.  More details can be found at  One is in conjunction with PACC911 (see the Facebook landing […]

PAWSitively CATS

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of speaking on behalf of PAWSitively CATS.  The event was held at Clues Unlimited Bookstore in Tucson (a wonderful name for a bookstore specializing in mysteries).  It was a great afternoon celebrating books, cats and this great organization.  They are the largest no-kill shelter in Tucson.  Their mission […]

Check Nails on Furry Animals

The following pictures are of a furry little dog who had severely overgrown nails.  One of the nails grew in a circular fashion instead of straight out.  The 360 degree nail ended up growing through the dog’s pad!  I can’t image how much this hurt.  When I removed it, he had a hole in the […]