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6 Tips to Avoid Dog Bites

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Statistics report that about 4 to 5 million people are bitten by dogs each year and of that number, half are children. Many of the dogs who bit are dogs that the people knew and not a stray. If you own a dog, it’s important to be able to read your dog’s body language and [...]

Bath Time! Cats in the tub

Many of us know that cats aren’t fond of water. And probably even less of them want to be bathed. There are times when it’s necessary and some cats tolerate it quite well. Here’s several cats being bathed and their reactions. Doesn’t hate it… doesn’t love it either This cat doesn’t seem to mind at [...]

To Crop or Not To Crop? Ear Cropping and Health

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In 2010, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) declared that ear cropping is not medically necessary for certain breeds and is opposed to the practice of it. More recently, Banfield Pet Hospitals made headlines by changing their policies to prohibit ear cropping and tail docking surgeries. More and more veterinarians are refusing to crop ears [...]

5 Ways Pets Make Our Lives Better

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Adopting a pet isn’t just great for the pet. It’s great for you too. You may have read articles that tell you that pets reduce stress and help with depression… and it’s true! They boost our self-esteem – an article from the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology shows that pet owners exhibit stronger self-esteem [...]

Think Green! 4 Tips For Caring for Pets

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An article from the Poughkeepsie Journal focused on one family whose pets are “green.” Their cats are indoor only cats which helps protect the birds in their area and their guinea pig gets fresh grass from their yard to eat. They even sometimes give their dog the leftovers of the food they eat. Now while, [...]

6 Things Only Cat Owners Will Understand

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Cats have very specific desires that don’t always make sense to us. However, if you own a cat then you know that regardless of our understanding or logic, there are some definite truths that cats have and can’t be shaken. In a house with a dog and cat: the cat is in charge Imgur There [...]

Pet Events in January in the USA

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The start of a new year is here and with that comes plenty of fun, pet-friendly, or pet loving events that you and your family can go to. Some of them allow pets and some don’t but all of them are sure to have great educational information regarding health and well-being, community outreach, and raising [...]

5 Foods That Can Harm Your Dog

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While we love our dogs and like to share fun times, cuddle times, and sometimes even snacks with them, there are some foods that are not good for their stomach and digestive system. We all know some foods like chocolate are not good for dogs but there might some others in this list you weren’t [...]

Holiday Safety Tips

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Winter is here and this means many of us who celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah have decorations out in our homes. Our pets may not understand that these once a year items are not for play, to eat, or to climb. As the holidays approach it’s important to keep their routines in tact and also to [...]

Top 7 Best Scratching Posts

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Tired of your cat scratching the leg of the dining room table? My cats used to scratch the floor speakers to my stereo when they were kittens. Very quickly I got them a scratching post, catnip, and praised them whenever they used the post. It worked! If your cat has been finding things to sharpen [...]

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