I would like to comment on a letter published in the March/April l999 issue in the World of Professional Petsitting. A petsitter details her experiences of dealing with a dogfight between members of the same dog family while on a petsitting . . . .
Socialization is the act of teaching a cat how to be a social animal. Cats who are extremely aloof, who don't have any desire for human or feline contact, or who hiss,scratch or bite anyone who gets near them are considered ill-socialized animals (ferals are classic examples . . . .
|If Your Pet Is Sprayed By A Skunk|
To your dog or cat, the outside world is a playground, and coming head to head--or head to tail--with a skunk is just one more adventure. For you, the smell of adventure may be a little hard to take inside the house. You can take heart, however--there are ways to banish that . . . .