Sunday, June 12, 2022

Sleepy Sunday Selfie

It's looking like a lazy Sunday around here.

Evan hopes you all get lots of naps in today!


Flashback Doodle of the Day

Tip of the Day

Yesterday, we talked about the safety of our furbabies around various insects and related pesticides. Today, we have another insect topic, but these buggers are more of a nuisance than a danger. What are we talking about? Ants! If you have a feeding station outdoors, either for your own furbabies or for strays and ferals, there is a chance that you've seen some ants helping themselves to the grub. However, you can attempt to keep ants out of the food with the aid of chalk. Using chalk, you can draw a box or circle around the food bowls, as that will often prevent ants from entering that area. Similar techniques could perhaps even be attempted indoors, should the ants make their way inside. You can even use colored tape or something else similar to form an ant barrier around your furbaby's food dishes.

That all being said, remember that pesticides can, in many cases, be dangerous to our furbabies. This includes pesticides aimed towards ants. If you have ants in or out of your house, be cautious when using any form of ant bait or pesticide. Either find safe alternatives, or keep any and all ant traps well out of reach of the furbabies. It is of course always best to err on the side of caution, and to never use any products that could potentially harm your furbaby should they find it.


Melissa, Mudpie and Angel Truffles (Mochas, Mysteries and Meows) said...

Sweet dreams, precious!

pilch92 said...

Very sweet snoozy selfie Evan. Cute drawing and excellent tips. XO

Eastside Cats said...

Evan, move over, I'm napping with you!

Lone Star Cats said...

Sounds like a good plan Evan!

The Island Cats said...

Sweet dreams, Evan!

meowmeowmans said...

Aww, so sweet. Enjoy that nap, Evan!

messymimi said...

In our house, Sunday afternoon attendance at Bedside Baptist is mandatory!