Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Wednesday Pet Roundup

Hi and welcome to Wednesday Pet Roundup. Here is a little friend I met named Otto.

* Fox news reports on pet rescue efforts in Japan.

*This aol news report focuses on the canine heroes in Japan.

*Also, the most comprehensive, sane, intelligent and compassionate report regarding the viral video of the dog best friends in Japan. via Neil Brogan of Life with Dogs. Thank you, Neil.

*Looking to help more pets in need? All it takes is a recipe. Pet Blogs United and Crossed Paws are gathering pet treat recipes, soup and casserole recipes. Visit Pet Blogs United for information on where to send your recipe. They may be included in a series of cookbooks on disc as an ongoing fundraiser to benefit pets in need.

*Will you be the next Purina Cat Chow Correspondent? Here's a great opportunity to travel the country, earn $50,000 and connect with fellow cat lovers! Deadline is March 28th. Apply at

*Finally, Forever Friends interviewed yours truly. Stop by and say hello!

*Now for your video, check out this dog and horse pals:


  1. And if you can please check out the blog Dogs of Brazil as they are trying to raise money for many of the dogs displaced during the flooding the that country. Thank you for the update Peggy. Praying for the people in Japan

  2. Cat Correspondent of the Year - my mom is looking for a career change and this just might be it! Are they going to have a dog correspondent, too?

    Your pal, Pip

  3. Great roundup! There is a lot going on so we better read up! Thanks for sharing:)

  4. Thanks for the interesting Wednesday Pet Roundup. Our paws are crossed for those in Japan too.

  5. We have all the pets of Japan as well as the people suffering from all the tragedies there in our thoughts and prayers.

    What a sweet video - how smart the energetic puppy was to know its place with the horse and how gentle a horse! Thanks for sharing.

    Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

  6. Nice roundup and video
    Benny & Lily

  7. Bravo to the round up and to the interview! Oh my, I love that little woofie and the horse!!!

  8. shawnellewrites.blogspot.comMarch 23, 2011 at 5:13 PM

    Nice interview! Thanks, Peggy! Thanks, Linda!

  9. I've already applied for the Cat Chow correspondent thing. I was hoping to keep it hush-hush, to decrease any competition. Good job on an animal news round up, it's great finding all the latest news in one place.


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