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Why Does My Dog Eat Dirt?

The technical term for this is ‘Pica’ which is defined as ‘the eating of nonfood items’. Causes for pica can be similar to that of coprophagia, and can range from normal exploration to actual medical condition.

How To Toilet Train Your Puppy in 3 Days

Toilet training a puppy is not a natural idea to them, but it does not mean they cannot learn.  Puppies just aren’t naturally born with...
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Socializing Your Cat

Anytime a group acquires a new member, a certain amount of socialization is required. That holds true for both humans and animals. So if you'll soon be adding a new kitten to the household, it will need to socialize with all family members, animal and human alike. You can take an active hand in getting your kitten socialized properly from the very beginning. And you'll need to start early.

Bringing Home a New Cat : Tips to be Prepared

Bringing a brand new cat home is such an exciting time for pet owners. It is nearly impossible to be 100% prepared for your new companion's arrival, but we will do our best to make sure you are on your way.
Guinea Pig and Child

Guinea Pig Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a pet Guinea Pig? Our Guinea Pig Care Guide will provide you with tips and advice on how to care for your new furry friend.
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How Do I Stop My Dog Farting All The Time?

One of the many benefits of owning a dog, is that you always have someone to blame those unusual smells on. However, some dogs do appear to be particularly gassy. Read on for some hints on how to reduce the smell.
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How to Give Your Cat a Bath

Bathing your cat is not strictly speaking necessary, but there are a number of reasons that you may want to consider it. Here are a few precautions to take and some tips that will get you underway.
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Turtle Care Guide

Of all the reptiles, turtles are the most beloved. And what’s not to love? These animals have adorable facial expressions, attractive patterns on their shells, and gentle habits.
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7 Things You Should Know to Choose the Best Dog Bed

Can you imagine your life without a comfy bed to crawl into each night? Your dog’s bed should be a haven and a place they can spend a good deal of time.
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How Long Do Cats Live: Aging and Your Cat

The first thing to stress about aging in cats is that aging itself is not a disease. There are some normal changes that your cat will undergo.  There are also some abnormal changes that we need to pay close attention to.
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What to Look For in a Dog Boarding Kennel

Planning a holiday, renovations or a house move, and need to board your dog somewhere? We put together some guidelines to help you choose the right place.
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A Head to Toe Guide to Washing Your Dog

Bathing your dog can be a wonderful bonding experience but it's also a very practical necessity for our sometimes smelly, four-legged family members.

Traveling with your Cat

Even if your cat is a good traveler the wise owner prepares for the unexpected, so let’s take a look at all aspects of safe travel with a cat.
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Ferret Care Guide

Ferrets are adorable, high-energy pets that do best in small groups. Discover our tips and advice for caring for ferrets as pets.

How to Choose a Bird Breed

When it comes to birds as pets, you need to carefully consider your choices. Start by getting the right advice from the team at VetBabble.