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Obesity in Dogs

Is your dog's waistline starting to expand? We explore the health risks associated with obesity in dogs and some useful tips for improving their wellbeing.
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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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Mouse Care Guide

Mice are inquisitive and friendly pocket sized pets. With proper care, they will keep your family entertained for hours on end.
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Ferret Food: A Recipe for Success

Feeding your ferret is not at all like feeding a dog or a cat. There are fewer options available and some specialized dietary requirements. Get it right and you will have a healthy and happy companion with less likelihood of illness and expensive vet bills.
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How To Stop Your Dog Pulling On The Lead

Taking your furry friend out for a leisurely stroll can turn into a tug-of-war if your companion has no leash manners. If your dog forges ahead and goes where he pleases, it is time you took back control of the lead.
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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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Goldfish Care 101: How to Keep a Pet Goldfish

Are you considering adopting a goldfish? Our Goldfish Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips on how to care for your pet goldfish.
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How to Pick the Best Cat Food and Ensure a Balanced Diet

A balanced diet will go a long way to ensuring you have a happy, healthy cat. Discover what cat food is right for your pet with advice from VetBabble.
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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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Heartworm In Dogs and What You Should Know

Heartworms are foot-long worms that live in the heart, lungs, and major blood vessels of pets. It sounds like something from a horror movie, but worse… it’s a reality. Whilst US dog owners rightly worry about heartworm, this parasite can also infect cats and ferrets, along with wild mammals such as coyotes, wolves, and foxes.
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Kong Toys and the Benefits of Chewing for Dogs

Did you know that chewing has a number of benefits for your dog’s health and wellbeing? We cover what they are and how we can encourage this natural behavior.
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Creative Ways to Include your Dog this Christmas

Our four-legged friends are just as much a part of our family as the two-legged variety. Here are a few tips on how to include them in your Christmas celebrations.
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How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears: A Pet Parents Guide

Many dogs have ears that require regular cleaning. With this simple process cleaning your dog's ears is easy enough to do at home provided you have the right equipment.
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Cool Dog Tricks To Teach Your Furry Friend

Training your dog to do advanced tricks like finding something or bringing their food bowl can be done with just 10 minutes a day and some clicker training. It's easier than you think.

Pet Mouse Care Guide

Is there a mouse-shaped hole in your life? Maybe you have a child who is desperate for a first pet. Perhaps you crave the companionship...