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toilet training a puppy in 3 days

How to Potty Train Your Puppy in 3 Days

Toilet training is one of the common challenges that pet owners face when they first adopt a new dog. We run through some basics for you here.
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Great Routines for the Average Dog

It may surprise you to know that your dog likes to keep to a set schedule. Our canine companions are very good at learning...
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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.
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How Much Should My Dog Weigh?

How much your dog should weigh depends on several factors, for example breed, sex, height and general stature.
Beagle pulling on the lead

Does Your Dog Lunge at Other Dogs When Out Walking?

A dog who is "leash reactive" is most likely experiencing some anxiety, fear or discomfort associated with other dogs. The situation is worse on a lead because your dog can’t approach in a safe and relaxed way.
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Chihuahua

The ultimate small-space pet, the Chihuahua is big on personality in contrast to its tiny stature.
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Cat Vaccinations

Has your cat had a vaccination recently? Regular cat vaccinations play a vital role in keeping your cat healthy and protecting them from viral infections.
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First Night Home with a New Kitten: What to Expect

Your new kitten is going to love her fur-ever home, but that first night it’s going to seem strange and scary to her. Help her to settle in quickly by thinking about events from her point of view and adjusting the arrangements accordingly.
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Why Does My Dog Lick the Air?

If your dog has always been, for lack of better words, a ‘licky dog’ then it may just be a normal behavior for your dog. If it is a new behavior, there can be underlying medical or behavioral issues to address.
Ferret in Grass

Ferret Training: Quick Tips to Teach Your Ferret The Basics

Ferrets are inquisitive pets and have an amazing capacity for learning. We share the basics of how to train a ferret to sit, shake paws and more.
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Liver Disease in Dogs

Your dog’s liver is an important organ that has many jobs, and thus liver disease in dogs can have wide ranging effects on their...
overweight cat

How to Help Your Overweight Cat Lose Weight with a Diet that Works

Is your cat overweight? It can be tough to tell, because cats are experts at hiding their weight issues. But if your cat is...
urinary incontinence in dogs

Spay Urinary Incontinence in Dogs

Urinary incontinence refers to an involuntary leakage of urine. The condition is uncommon in males and intact female dogs, with only about 1% being...
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Diabetes in Cats

Inactivity and obesity can lead to a higher risk of diabetes. We explore the causes of feline diabetes and give advice to help lower the risk for your cat.
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Basic Preventative Health: What Does Your Dog Need?

When you buy a dog, it's important to develop a plan of action to keep your pet in tip-top health. We have a look at some basic health measures such as vaccines, worm, flea and tick preventatives.