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Snake Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a snake? Our Snake Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips and advice on how to care for your pet snake.
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How to Care for a Kitten: Kitten Care Basics

Caring for a kitten is about more than providing food, warmth, and a comfy bed. You must also love her and provide preventative healthcare along with meeting the kitten’s emotional and behavioral needs.
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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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How to Ferret Proof Your Home?

Ferret proofing your home is a little like child-proofing, only on a smaller scale. Making your home safe will go a long way to keeping your little bundle of fur happy, healthy and mischief free.
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8 Quick and Easy Cat Halloween Costumes (So they don’t feel left out)

We can’t leave our furry friends out when it comes to dressing up for Halloween but when it comes to costuming cats, simpler is better. 
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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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Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

Finding out your dog has hip dysplasia raises many questions. How is it treated? Will your dog spend their life in pain? Here is what you need to know.
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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.
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Choosing Soft Toys That Are Safe For Your Pet

Buying toys for your pets is like buying toys for your toddler. Be sure to follow these pet safety tips to reduce the risk of injury to your furry friend.
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Irish Wolfhound

Irish Wolfhounds are independent by nature, but bond very closely to their families. They were trained to think independently in their hunting past, rather than relying on close direction.
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Does My Dog Have a Cold?

If your dog is coughing, has a runny nose, or is slightly off-colour, you may be inclined to think they have a cold. However, the human cold is not contagious to dogs. So the short answer is no, your dog doesn't have a cold.

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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Obesity in Cats. Is Your Cat Overweight?

We explore the health risks associated with obesity in cats and offer some useful tips for improving your cat's health and wellbeing.
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Ear Infections in Dogs

Ear infections are a common reason for dogs to visit their veterinarian. Studies suggest that the prevalence of ear disease in dogs can be as high as 20%.
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Cat Depression: Spot the Signs and Know How to Help

Spotting the signs of depression in cats can be challenging…which is why we’re here to help.