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Ear Infections in Cats

We explore the importance of proper ear care for cats and provide tips to help keep your cat's ears clean and free from infection.
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How to Care for a Kitten: Kitten Care Basics

Caring for a kitten is about more than providing food, warmth, and a comfy bed. You must also love her and provide preventative healthcare along with meeting the kitten’s emotional and behavioral needs.
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Responsible Pet Ownership for Kids

 Kids can play a huge role in taking care of pets as long as you teach them how to properly care for their critters.  However, keep in mind that being a pet owner is a for-life project. 
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Hamster Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a pet hamster? Our Hamster Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips on how to care for your pet hamster.
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Dog Vaccines: When to get them and which ones you need

Has your dog had a vaccination recently? Regular dog vaccinations play a vital role in keeping your dog healthy and protecting them from viral infections.
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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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Camping With Your Dog

Thinking about taking your pooch with you on your next camping getaway? Here is an easy checklist to prepare yourself for your upcoming road trip.
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5 Questions to Ask Before Getting Your Next Pet

Deciding to get a new furry family member is an exciting time. There are so many cute, playful, loving cats and dogs out there - but how do you choose your perfect forever friend?
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Coccidia in Dogs and Puppies: What It Is and How to Treat It

If you have a puppy with watery diarrhea, that won’t gain weight, and losing his appetite, then coccidian infections in dogs is definitely something to be concerned about.
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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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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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How Does Your Dog See the World?

Contrary to popular belief, dogs are not color blind. They do, however, see the world quite differently to humans.
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Things You Should Know Before Getting a German Shepherd

German Shepherds are an incredibly popular breed, known for their bravery and intelligence. They are a breed that needs a job to do, whether as a service dog or as a highly trained companion.
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Bordetella: How to Treat and Prevent Kennel Cough in Dogs

As a dog owner, I’m sure you’ve heard of the dreaded kennel cough. An annoying, hacking cough that can berate your dog after a trip to the groomer, dog park or boarding facility, kennel cough is an all too common illness in our pooch pals.
Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

There are many ailments that can affect middle-aged and senior kitties, such as Hyperthyroidism. Some of these health problems can have a very gradual...