5 Tips to Get the Best Pet Photos

| By  Madisen Garcia | We’ve all been there — you want to get some good shots of your pet, so you break out your camera and start shooting. The only problem is that it just won’t sit still! Every squirrel, lizard, leaf, ant and even its own tale distracts it. Whatever photos you do get are blurry, too dark or just don’t look the … Continue reading 5 Tips to Get the Best Pet Photos

A Purr-fect Rescue Fairy ‘Tail’

| By Lisa Graham | This is a story about love and acceptance, fur and photography. Let’s start from the beginning. I was mesmerized by a pair of baby blue eyes. Late one Sunday evening in 2014 , I saw a posting on Pet Finder for a sweet-faced Siamese/Hemingway mix named Cleo who was longing to find her forever home. Cleo was so beautiful, I was … Continue reading A Purr-fect Rescue Fairy ‘Tail’

More Purrs Coming to Orlando Cat Cafe

| By Kathryn Deen | It’s raining cats and — cats! The Orlando Cat Café welcomed the SPCA Florida as its new cat adoption partner last month, which means more cats will be available for adoption. The Cat Cafe will host a grand reopening party to celebrate its new partner in purrs from noon to 6 p.m. June 7 at its location in the Town Center at Cagan … Continue reading More Purrs Coming to Orlando Cat Cafe

Canine-Loving Couple Opens Grooming Shop

| By Kathryn Deen | A love for dogs and a love for each other. That winning combination sparked one Clermont couple’s decision to open a grooming salon. Susan and Armand Routhier opened K9 Crew Cuts in September in Clermont (at 2105 Hartwood Marsh Road in the Royal Oaks Plaza). The timing was right with Clermont’s booming business climate. “We know that this area is … Continue reading Canine-Loving Couple Opens Grooming Shop

Orlando Cat Cafe Celebrates 1 Year

| By Kathryn Deen | Orlando Cat Cafe is “paws”ing to celebrate its first year of successful adoptions – 121 to be exact. You’re invited to the anniversary party 10 a.m. to 6 pm Nov. 10 – coincidentally 1 year, 2 months and 1 day after it opened. Stop in for cake, raffles and some cat love. The event was postponed to this month due to … Continue reading Orlando Cat Cafe Celebrates 1 Year