The topic is Green Pets in honor of National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month.
While many might be touting really cool and very green minded stuff like natural flea recipes or how to make your own pet food,
I felt I had to get down to the most organic reason of all for owning a pet.
They are simply adorable!
The cuteness factor for having a pet to me is why we get them, why we walk them, why we put up with their hair, their excrement, and their quirks.
I experience pet people as happier confident people. Don’t you?
It intrigues me the length a pet owner will go re: their affection, pampering and inclusion of their animals in their lives. Myself included.
Remarkable non-profits strive to provide sanctuaries for animals that in addition to providing haven for unwanted cats and dogs, this house also provide astounding benefits for the facilities founder and volunteers alike.
What about the abundance of the over the top businesses that cater to those with pets?
Oh my gosh check out OH My Dog Photography! When was the last time your pet stayed at a Pet B & B? What about the devotion and enterprise of Cesar MIlan? He’s about teaching the dog owner new tricks. Ever hear of Dog Barking 101? I mean dogs need to be heard too!
People get paid very VERY well to be of all things Cat Chow Correspondants.
I think it’s important to pause and realize that owning a pet and the catering to pets is a HUGE Industry.
Conscientious consumer choices are important to the well being of your pet and the planet!
I hope you find this month’s Green Mom’s Carnival resourceful!
For me, I have taken seriously WAY too many pet images – one simply can’t help it. Here is a bit of “miss kitty” animal cuteness from my past: