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Feline Upper Respiratory Infection and How to Treat

If your cat is sneezing, has a runny nose or is squinting its eyes a lot, chances are it is suffering from something called cat flu - a viral infection that is easily spread from one feline to the next.

VetBabble Health App Launch!

We are very excited to announce the launch of our VetBabble App designed to simplify getting veterinary guided help for your with your pet. ...
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Coughing in Dogs: Types, Diagnoses and Treatment

If your dog is coughing, it can be hard to decide if it warrants emergency attention. We aim to help you decide how urgently you need to seek assistance.
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Beagles: The fun-loving, high energy hound

This fun-loving, high energy scent hound is a great family pet and always eager to train and play.
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Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture in Dogs

A ruptured cruciate means a lengthy lay off from doing what they enjoy most. What’s so bad about a ruptured cruciate and what can be done to sort them?
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Dog Food: A Balanced Diet for Your Dog

Whatever you feed your dog, do your research and aim to feed your dog good quality, healthy and nutritionally balanced food.
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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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How to Give Your Cat a Bath

Bathing your cat is not strictly speaking necessary, but there are a number of reasons that you may want to consider it. Here are a few precautions to take and some tips that will get you underway.
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Traveling with Ferrets

With the right planning and some basic equipment travelling with your ferret can be a happy and safe ride for everyone.
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Should I Get A Male Or Female Ferret?

Deciding between a male or female ferret can seem like a hard decision, however, there are some slight difference that may make your choice easier.
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Socializing Your Puppy

Socializing your puppy early will go a long way to ensuring that you have a happy, well adjusted dog that interacts well with people and other animals.

Is a Grain-Free Diet Good for my Dog?

The dog food market grows each year, with more and more food choices available. Pet owners are often unsure about what food is best...
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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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Does My Dog Have Fleas?

It can certainly be the case that your dog has fleas without you being able to find one of these tiny, sneaky critters.
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Bark Collars: Do They Work?

Concern about dogs barking is the most common complaint from dog owners, with 35% of owners reporting problems with barking. So what is the best way to deal with it?