Friday, February 3, 2023

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Are You Prepared to Have A Dog?

So, you’re thinking about getting a dog? According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, over 37% of US households have dogs, so why not own a dog yourself?
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Vomiting in Dogs: Causes, Treatment & When to Worry

Is your dog vomiting? Should you be worried? The following discussion from our vet will help you work out what to do next.
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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.
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What are the best foods for my guinea pig?

By understanding what guinea pigs eat in the wild, it unlocks what to give your pet pig for a healthy diet.
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How to Prevent and Treat a Broken Nail on a Dog

Frequent nail trimming should be a routine part of your dog’s grooming. By keeping nails short, your dog is less likely to get injured...
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Dog Essentials: The Most Important Pet Supplies

Choosing the right dog equipment will help ensure you have a happy and healthy pet. Start by getting the right advice from the team at VetBabble.
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Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth: Preventative Dental Care

Does your dog have smelly breath? An estimated 80% of dogs have dental disease by 3 years of age. Help protect your dog with these simple dog brushing techniques and preventative care.
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Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture in Dogs

A ruptured cruciate means a lengthy lay off from doing what they enjoy most. What’s so bad about a ruptured cruciate and what can be done to sort them?
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Kidney Disease in Cats

Is your older cat drinking lots and leaving big puddles in the litter box? One possible explanation is kidney disease. Here are some things you should know.
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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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Does Your Cat Need to Drink More Water?

We all know cats are not good water drinkers. They always seem to be hovering right on the brink of dehydration. We have some tips to get them drinking water.
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Exercise for Cats

You're not likely to take your cat out for a jog or a long walk. But cats need exercise. We share out tips for keeping your feline friend in tip-top shape.
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Cat Bite Abscesses: What They Are and What to Do!

If your cat spends time outside or if you have multiple cats, they are at risk for developing a particularly painful type of infection, known...

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Many dogs eat grass to varying degrees and there are many theories to explain this behavior. Scientifically, there is very little research or data.
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The No Fear Way To Trim Your Cat’s Nails

Trimming your cat’s nails doesn't have to be stressful. A few simple tips and you can easily keep those nails short and neat and save your furniture.
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How do I care for a freshwater turtle?

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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Urinary Tract Infections in Dogs

Urinating in the house is a common reason for a veterinary visit. A urinary tract infection (UTI) may cause a sudden loss of housebreaking...
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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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Bringing A Dog Home To A Safe House

Creating a comfy, cozy and safe environment at home for your dog will help ensure they remain happy and content. We share our home safety tips with you.
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Bird Training

From stepping up to learning to talk, taking the time to train your pet bird can be a rewarding experience for you and your feathered friend.

Why Won’t My Dog Eat?

Dogs usually love to eat and feeding time is typically most dogs’ favorite time of day. So it can be very frustrating and unnerving...