How to Choose a Bird Breed

When it comes to birds as pets, you need to carefully consider your choices. Start by getting the right advice from the team at VetBabble.
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Choosing a Cat Breed

Cats come in all shapes, sizes and temperaments. We cover the questions that will help you choose the right cat for your family and lifestyle.
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Tips for Exercising with your Dog

What better way to exercise than getting out and about with your furry family member?
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Should I Get a Dog?

Are you ready for a dog? It's an important question and one you need to know the answer to before you bring a new canine companion into your family.
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Why Are Cats Scared of Cucumbers?

Cucumbers cause cats a big shock and they often react by jumping up and running off in a panic. Why does this happen and what can we learn from it?
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What To Do if you See a Tick

Found a mysterious creepy crawly thing on your pet? Wondering whether to panic? Let's talk about ticks, those tiny little creatures that can be so dangerous to your pet.
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Coccidia in Cats: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Coccidian infections in cats are common but easily treated. Kittens are especially vulnerable given their weak immune systems, and may quickly become dehydrated.
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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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Benefits of Cat Ownership

Many people feel that a house only becomes a home when a cat lives there. Here are some benefits to cat ownership which will surprise even the most devoted of cat-people.
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Golden Retriever

Golden Retrievers are friendly, lovable and intelligent. They are adaptable to many different family situations and generally love people and other dogs. They are often very enthusiastic and energetic as pups, so some work is required to burn off that energy, but as they age they are content with long walks and lots of company.
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Anal Glands: What Are They and Do I Need to Express Them?

As a dog lover you should be aware of these glands and how to care for them to keep your dog healthy.
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Simple Tips for Itchy Dogs

For many dogs warm weather brings on the torment of the itch. It can be hard to get to the underlying cause, but there are some strategies that can help.
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Feliway for Cats: A Pet Parent’s Guide

Feliway is a safe, effective and natural way to improve problem behavior and help your cat to cope with changes such as moving house...
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Bloat in Dogs: Is a Preventative Gastropexy the Answer?

Bloat in dogs is a common and often fatal emergency, but a preventative gastropexy is a way you can greatly reduce the risk of it happening.
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Why Won’t My Cat Use the Litter Tray?

Having trouble getting your cat to use the litter tray? A common misconception is that cats do this as revenge, but the problem is not as simple as that.