Posts By: Mary Shafer

Puck Needs Help.

Posted by & filed under Kayla, Puck, Twitter.

Okay, I already posted today, but this is something that can’t wait, so I’m adding it now: Kayla and Puck I’m posting about a cat named Puck, who I learned about on Twitter. I’m telling you right now, I don’t know this cat, I don’t know Kayla, his mom, and I can’t even vouch for… Read more »

Ivan – A Love Story

Posted by & filed under Barbara Techel, dachshunds, Frankie the walk and roll dog, ivan the beagle, joyful paws, special needs pets.

Every once in a while, Barb Techel over at Joyful Paws lets loose with one of her “Occasional Paws” feature stories. I just had to share this recent one about Ivan the Beagle, because it so perfectly embodies what we’re about here at Almost Perfect Pets. Those of you who’ve been following for a while… Read more »

No More Homeless Pets

Posted by & filed under adopt homeless pets, adoptee transport, best friends, margaret mead, special needs pets.

One of the most incredible groups working for the humane treatment of companion animals is Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab, Utah. You may be familiar with the organization through the TV show Dogtown on the National Geographic Channel. (If you’re not, you don’t know what you’re missing!) Word Forge Books, our publishing house, is… Read more »

Case solved?

Posted by & filed under cat murders, miami cat killer caught, serial killer.

Does this look like the face of a serial cat murderer? Think again. I’m somewhat relieved to report that authorities believe they’ve caught the serial cat killer in Miami. Read the rest on Gina Spadafori’s Pet Connection. I say “Somewhat” because they don’t know if this is the guy for sure, they don’t know if… Read more »