In this column, I'm going to look at the environmental impacts of pet ownership, some of which are fairly obvious and some of which most of us rarely consider. Then in my next column, I'll examine the solutions to these problems, and even provide a glimpse into ways that sharing our lives with companion animals improves the planet.Read this column and watch for her follow up column. We'll be sure and post about it here! Photo of Scarlett courtesy of Christie Keith.
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
News: The environmental impact of pets!
Christie Keith who we visit regularly over at the PetConnection Blog, wrote a wonderful article the other day about the environmental impact of pets. The article appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle and in their online version SFGate.com. The article discusses the day in and day out life of owning a pet and how you can work to reduce the pawprint your pet leaves on the environment. She says...