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Enter to Win $100 Petstore GC

Two Little Cavaliers

If you love your pet this giveaway is for you! Two Little Cavaliers your go to place for International Dog News, Pet Product Reviews, Pet Centric Giveaways, dog friendly recipes Cooking for Dogs, and the creator and co-host of the Saturday Pet Bloggers Blog Hop a weekly event where pet bloggers and pet lovers can come together to meet, greet, and hang out is hosting this Giveaway to say thank you to their friends and fans for all of their love and support over the years.

Davinia getting her bone

Treat your pet to a shopping spree at their favorite pet store! There will be TWO Winners! The first place winner will receive a $100 Gift Certificate to the Pet Store of their Choice and the second place winner will receive $40 to spend at their favorite pet store (Petco, PetSmart, Pet Supermarket, etc). Are you going to take your pet with you so they can pick out their own special things or will you leave them home and come back with a bag full of special toys, treats, and food for them?

Indiana with a toy

Treat Your Pet to a Shopping Spree At their Favorite Pet Store. Enter to WIN:This event is open to the US and Canada except where prohibited by law. a Rafflecopter giveaway

Head on over to my CLOSET to enter!

Mark your calendars for this upcoming event. All Giveaway items will be pet centric that means all the Giveaway prizes are specifically for your pet or about your pet!! (leash, toys, bowls, clothing) or items with animals on them shirts, mugs, note paper, Jewelry, artwork – the sky is the limit! If you are a blogger and would like to participate please feel free to click through and sign up to join the fun!

Loving Pet Giveaway Hop

Do I Look Like a Dog To You?

My kitty-boy Geeno is an adventurer.  He’s discovered how to use the pet-screendoor to get to the backyard.  Fortunate for us that his curiosity hasn’t led him to go beyond a few feet from the patio so we were able to get him back inside.

But, we can’t lock or block the pet-door to prevent him from ‘escaping’ again, our dogs would suffer if they couldn’t get to the backyard for some relief.  So, we decided to see if we could get Geeno into a harness & leash and let him explore the great outdoors without chance of escape.

Here’s a pic:

My girls and I were suprised…he didn’t give us a fight and he did really well walking around with it on.

Here’s a video of his brief adventure outside.  We’ll need to try out the harness & leash on our other 2 kitties and see if they’ll do as well as my Geeno.

If you got a cat, are they leash trained?  Share your comment or any other thoughts below!

Thanks for stopping by and reading!

FREE Blogger Opp: Loving Your Pet Giveaway Hop Event

Two Little Cavaliers is putting together a giveaway hop themed “Loving Your Pet.”  If you love animals and want to attract followers who also love animals, participation in this hop is for you!

Visit Two Little Cavaliers for more details and to link up!

FREE Blogger Opp: $100 Petstore GC Event

Another giveaway event hosted & sponsored by Two Little Cavaliers!  Sign up to promote the giveaway on your blog and earn a FREE link to your Facebook Fan Page!

Giveaway winner will get a $100 giftcard to the following pet store of their choice: Petco, Pet Smart, or Pet Supermarket.

Visit Two Little Cavaliers to get more details and to fill out the sign up form.  Please let them know CRANKY GURL’S CORNER (CLOSET) referred you!

Clean+Green Review (and Bonus!)

With the addition of a dachshund (Hercules) and a kitten (Izzie) into our family, I’m in constant search for a product that can get rid of the doggie odor and the litter stink that’s become a part of our household aroma.

But not only does the product need to be effective, it also needs to be ‘green’ and non-toxic.  I have two young children and I don’t like them to be exposed to harmful chemicals if I can help it.

Enter Clean+Green.

Created by SeaYu, Clean+Green is a pet clean up system that is effective, safe, and just as the name says, ‘green.’  It offers eco-friendly, natural cleaning products for dogs, cats, birds, and other small animals for various surfaces.  Their non-toxic, environmentally friendly cleaners are made with organic and biodegradable ingredients that work to remove such nasty stains from dog or cat urine, vomit, bird droppings, and other small animal accidents.  Ingredients include cane sugar derivatives, proprietary blend of botanical extracts, hydrated cellulose (cleaning agents), purified water, and nitrogen.

Their special powerfully, patented Advanced Eliminator³ Formula™ works by encapsulating the source of a stain or odor then naturally biodegrades the source, thus eradicating the stain or odor.

And, it’s safe for the ozone layer because it uses nitrogen as the propellant instead of harmful CFCs!

The Critique
I received a can of Furniture Refresher for Dogs to use on the sofa protector that’s embedded with doggie B.O.  Hercules thinks the sofa is his day bed while we’re out of the house and has no problem rubbing himself all over the cover.  I loathe to sit on the sofa, in fact a rarely ever do just because it stinks.

After following the instructions to prep the product for use (nothing complicated, just align the nozzle with the dot on the can lip) I generously sprayed the half of the cover so that it was damp, but not soaked and let it air dry.  Immediately after spraying I did notice that the doggie B.O. was disappearing from the sprayed side.  After 15 minutes, the smell of Hercules was gone from the sprayed side of the cover.  However, while the furniture refresher did eliminate the dog odor, it left behind a trace scent.  Nothing overpowering, but it did smell slightly odd, can’t describe it, but it was definitely ‘better’ than dog B.O.!  And after a couple of days I didn’t even notice it.

I also got a can of Small Animal All Purpose and used it for the litter box.  As all cat lovers know….the litter box and the trash that we empty those kitty clumps into REALLY, REALLY STINK.  And I never hear the end of it from the hubby.

Just sprayed this about 15 seconds over litter box and the trash and POOF!  We all could breathe again when walking pass (at least for a little while).  But, just as with the furniture refresher, it did have that odd trace scent afterwards.  But as I said, it’s nothing compared to the stink.

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You can purchase Clean+Green products online at their webstore or at numerous pet stores nationwide.

Win it over HERE!
Giveaway ends on April 09, 2012.  Open to U.S. residents only, 18-yrs. or older.

Disclosure: I received complimentary products from Clean+Green in exchange for my honest review.  I did not receive any monetary compensation and all opinions expressed in this review are my own without influence.