With July 4th just around the corner, it's important that your pets are microchipped.
"It's a permanent form of ID that can never be separated from your pet," said Jim Keller at the Homeward Pet Adoption Center in Woodinville.
Results of a local survey show the funeral home you choose can have a huge impact on both the price you pay and the quality of service you get.
Buying a car is a complicated transaction - there are a lot of moving parts.
You can always count on the Problem Solvers to warn you about different scams- but this time you're hearing it from one of the scammers. He says he felt guilty after seeing news reports of people losing all their money to the kind of pay day loan scams he was running from India. He agreed to a Skype interview with our sister station in upstate New York.
We hear a lot about Alzheimer's disease, but you may not be as familiar with dementia with Lewy bodies. It's the second most common form of dementia in the elderly. Sometimes it can be difficult for doctors to differentiate between the two.
Between kids, pets and lots of floor traffic, Kiyomi Taguchi she says her kitchen floor requires scrubbing on hands and knees to get really clean. She's been looking for a good mop. The Hurricane 360 Spin mop touts a rotating micro- fiber mop head that picks up dust, dirt and spills. You wring the mop by pumping the built-in foot pedal, which spins the wringing basket to expel the water.
You have a family member suffering from dementia and you want to take him or her on vacation with you. That's really nice. Just remember that this will be a real challenge for both of you.
Some protein drinks promise to help by satisfying your hunger, so you won't eat as much. That sounds simple enough. So,where's the proof?
It's the time of year for remodeling, and a lot of these projects involve electrical upgrades and installations.
This tip is from the family cat, who really wants to use the litter box if you would stop hiding it.
"People get really grossed out and they want to hide the litter box in the laundry room, the basement or out in the garage," said Mikkel Becker, a pet trainer with Vetstreet.com.
It's well past tax-filing season, and yet, telephone con artists continue to call people pretending to be with the IRS.
About five million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's Disease or some other form of dementia. And that number is expected to rise rapidly as baby boomers age.
Anyone can claim they know how to install a roof. But the proof is in what happens long after the contractors move on. That might explain why some local roofers stay so busy while others can't nail down a customer. For the Spring-Summer issue of Checkbook Magazine, local consumers weighed in on nearly 50 roofers and rated them based on timeliness, knowledge, quality, overall performance and what they charge.
The loss of a loved one always causes sadness and pain.
When the dearly departed is the family pet, there often comes a time when you ask yourself if you want to get another dog or cat?
Moira Anderson Allen is a trained counselor who she runs the Pet Loss Support website.
When expanding garden hoses first hit the market they seemed like the perfect alternative to traditional hoses, which can be heavy and cumbersome. The light- weight hoses expand when you turn on the water, then contract when you turn the water off. But after complaints about leaks, the makers of Pocket Hose- touted as the top selling expanding hose brand- are offering a new and improved version called Pocket Hose Ultra.