The Virgin Mary, Jesus and the Legend of the Tabby Cat

The Virgin Mary, Jesus and the Legend of the Tabby Cat

The most popular legend tells us as the baby Jesus shivered in the manger on the night He was born, a small tabby cat jumped into the humble crib to warm Him with its fur. Mary touched the little tabby cat to thank it for its gift of love and warmth, bestowing her...
Santa Photo Pet Nights

Santa Photo Pet Nights

Capture a ‘paw-fect’ pic at Santa’s Workshop. Pet Night is every Monday from 5 – 8pm through December 17th at the Staten Island Mall Lower Level JCP...
Hanukkah Pet-Safety Tips

Hanukkah Pet-Safety Tips

For all our Jewish furr-iends celebrating Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, Happy at Home offers these quick tips to ensure your pets remain safe during the eight-day celebration. • To avoid your pet being burned or causing a fire hazard, confine them away from the...
Why Summer is the Season for Dog Bites

Why Summer is the Season for Dog Bites

Ah, summer: The season of picnics, days at the beach and outdoor parties with friends.   But summer is also the season of dog bites. Of the 4,611 dog bites reported in 2013, more than half occurred in the summer months, with a spike in August, according to the NYC...
It’s Kitten Season—AGAIN!

It’s Kitten Season—AGAIN!

I know it seems like only a year ago when we first talked about the phenomenon called “Kitten Season.” But that’s because it happens every year! Just as we look forward to sunny skies and warmer weather, shelter workers brace themselves for a difficult season of...