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Hairballs and Cats: What Should I Know?

Ever wondered whether hairballs are normal and what to do about them? This very entertaining video tells us why hairballs occur and what to do about them.
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Catnip – Is it really cat LSD?

Catnip, a herb in the mint family, is known to cause some cats to behave strangely. We explore what it is and why it affects your feline friend so much.
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Food Allergies

If your pet licks his feet, gets ear infections and scratches like mad, you might actually need to consider whether or not he has food allergies.
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How to Stop Your Dog Jumping on Guests

It may be cute in a little puppy, but jumping behavior in a 40lb dog is not ideal. We run through how to keep your dog from jumping up on guests.
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8 Easy (and Adorable) Halloween Costumes for your Dog

Halloween isn’t just for people anymore.  While your dog shouldn’t be partaking in the eating the Halloween treats, he can definitely dress for the occasion. 

Hermit Crab Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a pet hermit crab? Our Hermit Crab Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips on how to care for your new pet.

My Cat Won’t Eat! What Should I Do?

Helping your cat to like a new food or transition onto a special diet, or perhaps even eat when he may be a little under the weather or unable to smell can be a challenge. Here we share some hints and tips to encourage your cat to eat.
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Labrador Retriever

The eternally happy, lovable, high energy Labrador is the ideal family friendly pet and is very easy to train.

Why Does my Cat still have Fleas?

Could your cat have super fleas? You used a vet recommended product and yet the cat still has live fleas. Logic suggests either the fleas...
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Choosing the Right Car Restraint for Your Dog

When travelling with your dog in the car, as pet owners their safety is our responsibility.  Car restraints come in many shapes and sizes and there is little regulation in the industry to ensure safety.
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Egg and Potato Diet

Eggs are an excellent source of high biological value protein, which means they provide amino acids similar to that needed for tissue repair in dogs.
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Teacup Cats…Cute or Crazy?

Teacup cats are gaining popularity, as are their short-legged relatives the Munchkins. They are not always recognized breeds and are in some ways are very controversial…but very cute.
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In Home Dog Training: Striving for Dog Obedience

Having a great relationship with your dog is about encouraging your friend to develop skills that will help him fit into your lifestyle. Being a good pet parent is a little like being a life coach, it’s all about encouragement and gentle persuasion, rather than being the big, scary boss that scares you into submission.
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Arthritis in Dogs

Many canine senior citizens become stiff and sore in their joints as they age. However, there is much you can do to slow the development of arthritis and to manage the symptoms if they occur.
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How Often Should My Dog Poop?

It is normal for a dog to defecate anywhere between 1 and 5 times a day. However, the amount your dog may defecate on a single day depends on several factors.