Category Archives: Pet Talk

The Pet Talk blog features the adventures of Daisy the Curly Cat, a cat owned by one of our employees Abby.

Daisy gets Maxed out

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Psssst! Is that dog still behind me? Max is always trying to steal my thunder! Just because he’s a TV star and wears a lab coat, he thinks he’s top dog. Well, I’ve been thinking…. give a yellow Lab a coat and what’s he wearing? A LAB coat! I think I look much more purrfessional in my lab coat. Read More »

Daisy celebrates the 45th anniversary of the moon landing

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This is my most patriotic suit! I wore it yesterday to celebrate the anniversary of a huge accomplishment. Yesterday was the 45th anniversary of the Lunar Landing on July 20th, 1969. NASA astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the very first humans to set foot on the moon. That was way before I was even borned! Read More »

Celebrate Bastille Day with Daisy the Curly Cat

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How do you like my chapeau? That’s French for “hat.” You might wonder why I’m wearing a French beret, and why my hat is so BIG. Today is Bastille Day, a special day to celebrate everything French, which is why I’m wearing this jaunty beret. My hat is so big on account of my head is tiny. Read More »

Daisy reflects on the FIFA World Cup

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Are you following the World Cup? I admit that I jumped on the bandwagon late, when the United States team was advancing to the final 16. Even though the US is no longer in the tournament, it is still a fun sport to watch. I even have my very own soccer ball! I have a confession to make–sometimes I get confused between soccer and football. Read More »

Daisy says “Cheese!” for National Camera Day

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Daisy plays with a camera and lenses

Say “Cheese!” because yesterday was National Camera Day. I’m not really supposed to touch the camera and lenses but today it is okay since I want to talk to you about cameras. Cameras are important so your mom or dad can take lots and lots of cute pictures of you to share with all your friends on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram. Here you can see some lenses that you can get to go with a digital camera. Did you know that different lenses can make you look different? I’ll show you how! Read More »

Professor Daisy’s tips on preventing an upset stomach

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Today I am going to talk to you about a very serious subject: stomach upset. I know, it is No Fun to have an upset stomach and it is even worse to throw up or have diarrhea. But first I have to give you some important advice– if you have more than a mild digestive upset, or your vomiting or diarrhea gets worse or continues, please have your mom or dad take you to see the veterinarian. Luckily, there are some simple ways to help you avoid getting a stomachache in the first place. Read More »

Celebrate National Splurge Day with Daisy

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I know, I look extra-fancy today, right? Well, I have a good reason to get dressed up. Wednesday is National Splurge Day.  It’s a day where you are encouraged to do something special… for yourself. That’s my kind of holiday! In honor of the day, I put on my fanciest party collar and coordinating tutu. I think this collar qualifies as a splurge, since it’s covered in eleventy-eight REAL diamonds. I hope no one breaks into my home to steal my party collar! Forget I told you about the diamonds, okay? Read More »

Daisy’s thoughts on superstitions

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Opening an umbrella indoors is considered bad luck

Oh my Cod, I’ve opened an umbrella indoors! Opening an umbrella indoors is supposed to be very bad luck. That is one of the silliest superstitions, ever. Isn’t it worse luck for it to be raining and NOT have an umbrella? Since Friday the 13th is just around the corner, I thought I would share my thoughts on superstitions: I think superstitions are stupid! Except maybe the one about cats having 9 lives; that one is most likely correct. Read More »

Professor Daisy on urinary tract infections

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Ohai! You caught me about to use the litter box. So much for privacy! Just give me a moment to take care of some business… Read More »

Daisy’s Memorial Day plans

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Happy Memorial Day! I hope you get to have today off from work. Before we get to the usual Memorial Day activities (like eating some delicious hamburgers fresh off the grill), I want to take a few minutes today and remember the brave men and women who gave their lives serving our country. I would be too scared to do that myself! Read More »