About Jenny Griffin

is the Owner/Founder of Ecologix Environmental Media Services, Ecology Matters, and Stuff4Petz. Jenny is a freelance writer specializing in topics related to pet care, animal welfare, and environmental issues. She has published a series of Pet Owners Guides – view her Amazon author profile.
Jenny has worked with animals all her life, having owned her own pet shop, dog grooming parlor, and educational mobile petting zoo; and has also worked in the fields of marine science and environmental education. Jenny resides on a smallholding with her extensive menagerie of rescued animals, which is in itself a full time job. When she is not writing or caring for her animals, she can be found surfing the waves at her local beach, or spending time with her horses.

Natural Cat Litter: Organic Kitty Litter Options

Litter box filled with organic kitty litter

There are more than 88 million pet cats in the USA alone, producing in excess of two million tons of cat litter that is dumped in landfills across the country annually. Natural cat litter can reduce the impact of our feline friends on the environment, if basic heath issues are heeded. Check out these organic kitty litter options…

Critter Trail Cages for Little Critters

Critter Trail cages

Critter Trail cages are colorful, funky cages, made from anti-microbial molded plastic, that come in a wide range of zooty designs. They come fitted with fun accessories, and extra items can be purchased to add to the cage at will. Lets take a look at some of the options in this range.

Rat Cage Calculator: Choosing the Best Rat Cage for a Pet Rat

Best rat cage for pet rat

Rats are fairly active creatures that love to climb and explore, and thus they ideally need a fair size cage. Tall cages, with multiple levels are perfect for rats. Use an online rat cage calculator to determine the minimum cage size needed to provide the perfect rat cat.

Electric Hog Fence to Contain Free-ranging Pigs

Electric hog fence

An electric hog fence provides an efficient, easy to maintain fencing solution to contain free-ranging pigs. It offers pigs a happy, healthy alternative to being confined in tiny enclosures, and will make the lives of both pet pigs and pigs raised for pork much happier.

Different Types of Electric Fence Wire for Livestock

Types of electric fence wire

There are a number of different types of electric fences that you can use to contain your livestock, including electric tape, rope, or wire. The option that is best suited for you requirements will depend largely on the type of livestock that you are wanting to contain, and whether the fencing will be used to enclose permanent paddocks, or be used for temporary paddocks or rotational strip grazing.