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Can You Prevent Your Dog From Biting?

Recently, I read a heartbreaking story about a ten-month-old child who was killed after a relative’s dog attacked him. Some of us may hold a sense of mortality, but even so we would like to think we are safe in our own homes. What happened to this family is certainly tragic, and we can argue […]

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Dealing With a Shedding Dog

It’s inevitable if you have a dog in your home: you have to deal with shedding. Depending on the breed of dog and whether or not you keep him outside for lengthy periods of time, the volume and frequency of shedding will vary. Dogs tend to shed their fur in the spring as a means […]

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Top 10 Family Dog Breeds

After much discussion – and perhaps a bit of wheedling from the kids – you have decided to bring a dog into the family. Congratulations! The addition of a dog to your home provides much love and happiness and allows you to bond with your family as you learn to care for your furry, four-footed […]

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Names For Black and White Dogs

So you have decided to adopt a dog or puppy and welcome him/her into the family. Congratulations! The addition of new pet is an exciting time for everybody, hopefully you have taken the initiative in learning everything you can about dog care before claiming your new, four-footed friend. When you are confident enough to know […]

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The Best Way To Keep Your Cat Secure And Happy On Moving Day

Moving is actually a hassle for everybody. Planning the process of packing, moving and unpacking your belongings can be a headache all its own that’s only compounded whenever you realize that you simply will want to make arrangements for your feline buddy at the same time. There are many methods that you can simplify this […]

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Donating Time, Money and Pet Items Saves Lives

Many people are becoming aware of the humane work accomplished every day at animal shelters and by animal rescue groups. Natural disasters in recent years have helped bring the plight of helpless animals to light, and given people a desire to help and to share what they have for these precious animal companions. Although not […]

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Pet Safety Tips For Halloween

Halloween is going to the dogs! Each year the holiday becomes more and more popular not only with adults and children, but their pets as well. Actually it’s really not the pet that loves to dress up as much as it is the pet’s owner that gets the final say. Who doesn’t love to see […]

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Travelling With Your Dog or Cat

Do you enjoy travelling with your dog or cat? Or is travelling going to be a new experience? Do you know if there are any special precautions that you need to take before traveling with your pet? Is your destination one that will accept pets? Depending on your answers to the above questions, the following […]

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Choosing Dog Kennels For Your Pet

by Lisa Mackinze Does your pet dog like running around your house? You can consider getting dog kennels for your dog then. Since oftentimes, you’d end up not knowing where they are and wish that you didn’t just let them run around in the first place. It’s like a fence where you can let your […]

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Pets Are Seriously Affected by the Chemicals In Your Home

Studies by the Environmental Working Group have proven household pets typically contain 2 – 5 times more toxins in their systems than their people. Woof! Because dogs (and most other animals) age and develop at a much faster rate, they also respond to contaminants by developing health problems at a faster rate. Increased rates of […]

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