Pet euthanasia

Pet Euthanasia – How to Know When It’s Time

Many pet owners must eventually ask themselves this question, especially if their beloved dog or cat is now a senior or is dealing with...
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5 Unusual Sports for Smart Dogs

If you have a dog that really needs to be kept busy and mentally stimulated and you're looking for ideas, we have some unusual sports for you to try.
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What to Know Before You Get an Alaskan Malamute Puppy

The Malamute, similar to the Samoyed and Siberian Husky is an ancient breed that is valued for its endurance and strength. They can have a very independent and strong-willed personality so an experienced owner is recommended. Training and socialization will also help to keep your dog happy and free from behavior problems.
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Everything You Should Know Before Adopting a Dachshund

The Dachshund or ‘sausage dog’ is a loveable goofball who makes a great family pet.

Teaching Your Dog Not to Bark

We’ve all been the victim of an inappropriately barking dog.  It may be our own dog, our neighbor’s dog, or a friend’s dog that...
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Best Dogs for People with Allergies

If you or someone in your family suffers from allergies, pet ownership is not necessarily out of the question. You may just need to do a little more work to firstly identify the source of the allergy, but also to investigate treatment options and low allergen pets.
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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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Frog Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a frog? Our Frog Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips and advice on how to care for your pet frog.
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Pregnancy in Dogs

Watching a mother dog give birth and raise babies can be a much anticipated and exciting event for the family. Work closely with your...
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7 Reasons Your Cat Likes a Good Box

Have you ever bought something that came in a cardboard box, left the box on the floor for 30 seconds, and then turned around to find it is now your cat’s new favourite thing? What is it with cats and boxes? We had a shot at working it out.
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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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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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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.
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Diarrhea in Dogs: When to Worry

For dog owners diarrhea can be a relatively frequent occurrence and knowing when to worry can be important. We run through what you need to know.
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Top Common Houseplants to Beware With Cats and Dogs

There’s nothing more refreshing for our homes than having beautiful, living plants. Some of these plants when ingested by your pup or kitty can make them feel less than energized and invigorated. Some can even be deadly. Here’s a list of the top most common plants that are poisonous to pets or can upset your furry friend’s day.