Green Pets

They are part of the family, why not have them do their part in making the world a greener place?

Greening Your Cat: Easy as ABC

abcpetbanner1Last week I wrote about a large scale local green project, and I am happy to report there is yet another eco-friendly company nearby. ABC Pet in Lewisburg, TN is making pet activity centers, toys, and other cat products from sustainable and recycled materials. They use sisal and carpeting made from recycled bottles, bamboo, and various other eco-conscious resources to make their cat climbers, scratching posts, toys and beds.

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MARS PETCARE BUSINESS ANNOUNCES COMMITMENT TO USE ONLY SUSTAINABLY SOURCED FISH BY 2020

q4xkycaxy0tvpcaj5mxfecao3ewnrcatrkigxca67o4lzca40hwqkcaq0q3svcaflj2uqcauui6eqca4dwmddca64fuctcamt6c7acazl1sf0cayqgvwvcaxlvpqaca301e4vcaum4p7ycaxef17zca33577tIn an industry first, the Mars, Incorporated’s Petcare business today announced its commitment to using only sustainably sourced fish by 2020. Set against a backdrop of dwindling global fish stocks, Mars, which operates one of the world’s largest petcare businesses - has worked with World Wide Fund for Nature (also known as World Wildlife Fund or WWF) to develop its fish sustainability commitment. Read More »

Painting your lawn won’t make it green

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"Hi Yo Silver, Chemicals Away!"

“Going green” can be more of a trend than a practice. Take Green Lawnger, for instance.

To the untrained eye, like this Oregon TV station, the product is double green: It will turn a brown lawn into a green lawn without watering, and it’s “environmentally friendly.” Read More »

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