Author Archives: Roslyn McKenna

Solve your cat’s litter box problem

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist Cats are some of the easiest pets to care for: they don’t need baths, potty breaks, or expensive toys (especially when they’ve got cardboard boxes to play with). But even cats can be … Continue reading

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Pet Holiday Survival Guide

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist With 4 adventurous cats and 1 clumsy dog, there’s always a mess somewhere in our house. Add holiday decorations, lots of food, and out of town guests, and we have the potential for … Continue reading

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The Problem with Puppy Mills

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist As a volunteer, foster parent, board member, and former employee for Agape Animal Rescue of Nashville, Tennessee, Kirsten Floyd has had plenty of experience with saving animals. Like most animal rescue organizations, Agape … Continue reading

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13 Reasons to Love Black Cats

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist You’ve heard the superstitions about black cats being unlucky, right? With Halloween coming up, I wanted to remind everyone of how silly those superstitions are and how awesome black cats really are. Let’s … Continue reading

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How to train a cat

  By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist Can you train a cat? After watching Michelle Mullins explain how to use a clicker and reading about how some shelter workers use treats and clickers to train shelter cats, I thought … Continue reading

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A Beginner’s Guide to Fostering Pets

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist Fostering animals is many things to many people. You might have found a stray dog who needs to stay in your fenced-in backyard for a few days. Maybe your local shelter has asked … Continue reading

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8 Reasons Why You Should Foster Animals

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist Fostering animals is, simply put, saving lives. When you become a foster parent, you volunteer to keep a homeless pet in your home temporarily until they go to a forever home or can … Continue reading

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Cat Adoption 101

https://www.petsafe.net/2011/06/06/does-your-pet-have-a-drinking-problem/ http://www.petsafe.net/blog/2011/06/06/does-your-pet-have-a-drinking-problem/ By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist It’s kitten season, and all across the country, shelters are being flooded with cats. June is also Shelter Cat Adoption Month, so now’s the perfect time to adopt a rescue cat. … Continue reading

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How To Walk Your Cat: It’s Easier Than You Think

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist One of the big differences between cat people and dog people is that dog people get the experience of walking with their pet every day. Cat owners don’t get to take our cats … Continue reading

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Cat Therapy: Why Pets are Good for Your Health

By Roslyn Ayers, PetSafe Web Content Specialist There are so many reasons why cats are amazing pets. They’re the perfect low-maintenance companions. Besides giving you something to talk about at boring parties, they also give you a warm, happy welcome … Continue reading

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