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Why Does My Dog Eat Poop?

The technical term for eating poo is ‘Coprophagia’. It's a fairly normal behavior in dogs that you should be able to stop.
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How Much Should My Dog Eat?

As with humans, the individual requirement for your pet will depend on the type of diet fed, the amount of exercise your pet gets and your pet’s individual metabolism.

Does My cat have a flu?

Question My cat is sneezing and coughing, could it be a flu? Is there a way to treat it at home? And what causes cat...
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Turtle Care Guide

Of all the reptiles, turtles are the most beloved. And what’s not to love? These animals have adorable facial expressions, attractive patterns on their shells, and gentle habits.
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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.
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10 Worst Foods For Your Dog

Dogs love to eat. The problem is that some of your favourite foods are simply no good for your canine companion's health or wellbeing.
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Family Dog Breeds: Best Dogs to Own

Buying a dog with your family in mind is an important decision. There are some breeds that are known to be excellent with children. We discuss which dogs would best suit family life.
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How Long Do Cats Live: Aging and Your Cat

The first thing to stress about aging in cats is that aging itself is not a disease. There are some normal changes that your cat will undergo.  There are also some abnormal changes that we need to pay close attention to.
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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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Basic Dog Training

From basic obedience commands to advanced tricks, dog training is a rewarding and engaging experience for you and your dog.
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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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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.
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Puppy Socialization and its Effect on Behavior

The critical puppy socialization period between 3 - 12 weeks of age is a time of rapid learning. A recent study notes the difference between puppies from pet shops and breeders and the behavioral impact of poor socialization.
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Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth: Preventative Dental Care

Does your dog have smelly breath? An estimated 80% of dogs have dental disease by 3 years of age. Help protect your dog with these simple dog brushing techniques and preventative care.
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How to Teach Your Dog to Shake

Teaching your dog to shake is a great party trick and one that is easily taught. You can even get the kids involved. Most children over the age of 7 years can be taught basic training techniques and in fact many children are more persistent than adults when it comes to training the family pet!