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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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Bringing A Cat Home To A Safe Environment

Creating a comfortable, cozy and safe environment at home for your cat will help ensure they remain happy, healthy and content.
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Food and Water Bowls

Food and water bowls are an essential part of your dog’s kit. We have put together some tips to help you choose what is best for your dog.
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Guinea Pigs Were Kept as Pets in Elizabethan Times?

A study by the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences has made some interesting findings based on the discovery of guinea pig bones buried in the cellar of a middle class house in Belgium.
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5 Rules to Follow When Searching for the Best Puppy Food

What you feed your puppy today, lays the foundation for his future well-being. Find out what food is best for your new puppy.

Why do Cats Purr? A Purr-fect Question

Did you know that Cats purr in a variety of situations and there are a number of theories as to why they do it - purring could even be therapeutic.
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How Much Does It Cost to Own a Dog?

Dogs cost money, but if we know what costs to budget for it can take the sting out of that hit to the wallet. We look at some basic costs for owning a dog.
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Heartworm in Ferrets

Ferrets are just one of 30 animal species who are susceptible to heartworm infections. What you can do to prevent it and how to treat it once you have the diagnosis.
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Queens and their New Kittens: What to Expect

When your queen cat has kittens, it can be a scary yet exciting time. It is important to know what to expect so that...
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Fleas, Ticks & Worms: What You Need to Know

Part of your job as a dog owner will be protecting your family from the parasites that can plague dogs. Fortunately, that’s easily done these days
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Why Does My Dog Fart Constantly?

There can be several reasons for flatulence in dogs and most of these are not serious.
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Moving House With Cats

Moving house is never easy, especially with cats. Read our guide for detailed tips and tricks to help you and your cat relocate to a new home.
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Modern Dog Training: The Dominance Myth

"Dominance" can be a buzz word among dog owners, and it can make you worry about making sure you are seen as the "top dog" in your household. The reality is that "dominance behaviors" are a bit of a myth.
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Here’s What you Shouldn’t do When Training your Dog

There is a lot of information available to pet owners regarding training tips and techniques. With time, repetition, and patience, training your pet can...
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Are You Ready for a Cat?

Keeping a cat (or two) is a wonderfully rewarding experience. However, to be fair to the cat and to yourself, it’s important to make sure a cat is right for you and your household.