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Simplifying Fleas, Ticks and Worms

So you’ve just adopted your puppy. These are a few basic things you need to do to make sure your puppy and your family stay healthy.
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Fun Ferret Facts for Fans of Ferrets

Ferrets are gaining popularity as pets all over the world. Read on for some fun ferret facts and dazzle your friends at your next trivia night.
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How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears: A Pet Parents Guide

Many dogs have ears that require regular cleaning. With this simple process cleaning your dog's ears is easy enough to do at home provided you have the right equipment.
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Bird Feeding

When it comes to food, your bird needs a balanced diet as well as lots of clean water to stay in tip top shape.
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Why Does My Dog Eat Poop?

The technical term for eating poo is ‘Coprophagia’. It's a fairly normal behavior in dogs that you should be able to stop.
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Cats and Car Travel

With planning and the right equipment travelling with a cat can be easy. Hit the road with confidence with cat travel tips from the team at VetBabble.
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Save Money by Grooming Your Dog at Home

Many dog owners prefer to leave haircuts to professional groomers. It’s a job that really takes some know-how and experience to do properly – particularly for dogs with long, continuously growing hair. But there's no reason you can't become an expert.
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Essential Bird Equipment

Choosing the right bird equipment will help ensure you have a happy and healthy pet. Start by getting the right advice from the team at VetBabble.

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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The No Fear Way To Trim Your Dog’s Nails

Unless your pet is a very active outdoor dog his nails will need to be trimmed on a regular basis – anywhere from once a week to once a month.

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.
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Chicken and Rice Diet

The following diet is based on Strombeck’s Home Prepared Diets for Dogs and Cats. This recipe is ideal for making up a batch of meals for the freezer.
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Responsible Pet Ownership for Kids

 Kids can play a huge role in taking care of pets as long as you teach them how to properly care for their critters.  However, keep in mind that being a pet owner is a for-life project. 
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Dog Grooming Tools

We know how important it is to regularly groom your pet, no matter the breed. And having the right tools makes it a whole lot easier.

10 Foods You Should Never Give to Your Dog

Our loyal canine companions often have way of being totally irresistible when it comes to food and it is difficult to ignore them. Treating...