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First Night Home with a New Kitten: What to Expect

Your new kitten is going to love her fur-ever home, but that first night it’s going to seem strange and scary to her. Help her to settle in quickly by thinking about events from her point of view and adjusting the arrangements accordingly.
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Feeding Your Dog Raw Meaty Bones: Is it safe?

The trend toward holistic, more natural pet diets seems intuitively better for our pets. But is it safe and what are the pros and cons of these raw diets?
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Can You Train Your Cat to Play the Piano?

While training cats is often not as easy as dog training, it certainly is possible if you can find the right motivator. The key difficulty...
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Heartworm in Ferrets

Ferrets are just one of 30 animal species who are susceptible to heartworm infections. What you can do to prevent it and how to treat it once you have the diagnosis.
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Ferret Dental Care: Keeping The Tooth Fairy At Bay

Many domestic species are prone to developing dental disease. There are a number of things we can do to improve the dental health of our ferret friends.
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Aggression in Cats Explained

Cats can become aggressive for any number of reasons, and even if the aggressive display only happens occasionally or suddenly, it can seriously impact...
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How to Train Your Cat to Use the… Toilet?

What if I told you that there was actually a training program and a product out there that could train your cat in 8 weeks, to use a human toilet?
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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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Can I Give My Dog Yogurt for Probiotics?

In recent years, there have been a lot of advertisements that mention the benefits of us humans taking probiotics, namely in the form of...
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Biting Ferrets: Nipping The Behavior In The Bud

Ferrets are naturally curious and will often give a little exploratory nip or bite to initiate play. Some start this behavior as kits and...

Ferrets and Other Pets: Safety First

While it is not unheard of to have interspecies friendships, it is an exception and your ferret should always be supervised around other pets.
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Flea and Tick Control for Cats

Fleas and ticks can cause some serious health problems for your feline friend. We offer our top tips and advice for keeping your cat flea and tick free.
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How to Make a No Sew Dog Coat

Making your own unique dog coat is simple with these no-sew patterns using up-cycled fabrics or an old t-shirt.
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Is My Puppy Tired or Lethargic?

Even if you’re an expert pet owner and have worked with lots of puppies, it can be so difficult to determine what’s wrong when...

7 Health Benefits of Owning a Cat

Sometimes we know instinctively when something is good for us, like owning a cat or eating chocolate (OK, perhaps chocolate isn’t the best example!)...