April 12, 2013
by Kat Sherbo
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Law Counts Pets as Property, You Might Be Surprised Who Agrees

The Texas Supreme Court last week ruled to uphold a standing precedent that pets are considered personal property in the eyes of the law. The court rejected claims for emotional damages put forward by Texas pet parents Jeremy and Kathryn Medlen. … Continue reading

April 1, 2013
by Kat Sherbo
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Monsanto Protection Act: What it Means for Pet Food

The new Agricultural Appropriations Bill for 2013 contains a controversial provision that could affect what goes into our pets’ foods, and our own. Called the “Monsanto Protection Act” by its opponents, and officially known as the Farmer Assurance Provision, the provision has … Continue reading

March 25, 2013
by Kat Sherbo
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Games for Cats Hackathon: The Winning Team Gives Kitty-Kind a New Diversion

This weekend, over 50 gamers and developers gathered in LA to participate in the first ever Games for Cats Hackathon, a two-day event hosted by Friskies, makers of some of the first tablet electronic games for felines, including You vs. … Continue reading