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29
Jul

Helping Your Cat Cope With Vaccinations

Having a pet in your household can provide companionship and unconditional love. If you share your home with a cat, you know how independent and whimsical these four-legged creatures can be. Ensuring that your cat’s health is a top priority should be important. Regular vaccinations play a critical role in protecting your feline friend from […]

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20
Jul

What Can Cause Watery Eyes In Your Pet Cat?

Under normal circumstances, your cat should have a damp, clean nose and bright, dry eyes, but even felines occasionally get the sniffles. You may first notice watery eyes in your cat because of the tear stains that tend to develop on their fur. While watery eyes may be caused by something as simple as a […]

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06
Jul

Dog Care Tips: When You Adopt A Rescue Dog

When you made the choice to adopt a rescue dog rather than purchase a puppy from a breeder or pet store, you may think that you are getting yourself a dog just like any other. However rescue dogs, especially if they come from a puppy mill or other bad situation can have unique quirks, health […]

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12
Jun

4 BIG Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Cat For A Pet For Your Child

Even though dogs are often given more credit as being one of those pets that children should grow up with, cats can be just as much of a companion for your child as any canine. Cats may not be the type of pet that will be protective or play fetch, but they could easily become […]

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23
Apr

What You Need To Know About Cat Dental Cleanings And Insurance

If you’ve signed up your cat for pet insurance, chances are you’re expecting it to help to cover the majority of their veterinary visits. However, you might be surprised to learn that your cat’s dental care might not be covered, but also that regular dental care will also be more important than ever. Read on […]

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09
Apr

Heatstroke And Your Dog: What You Need To Know

Summertime is a great time for taking your dog outdoors to roam around in parks, on hikes, or to just hangout in the backyard. However, dogs, just like people, are subject to overheating and heatstroke. You should know what heatstroke is, the symptoms of heatstroke, how to treat it and how to prevent it.  What […]

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24
Feb

Three Ways To Avoid An Emergency Vet Visit Over The Holidays

The holidays can be a hectic enough time without dealing with a health scare for one of your family pets. Your local veterinary clinic can handle emergency visits around the holidays, but having a pet get sick or hurt — especially because of something that was easily preventable — can greatly disrupt your family get-togethers. […]

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16
Feb

Three Tips For Keeping Your Dog Safe Through The Winter

Winter weather brings about a number of safety hazards. This isn’t just true for you, but it is also true for your dog. In order to keep your pet safe throughout the season, it’s important that you know what these hazards are. Here are just three important precautions you want to consider this winter. Objects […]

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09
Feb

Spay Your Furry Friend And Spare Her From This Life-Threatening Condition

There are numerous reasons to get your dog spayed. You only have to walk through the kennels of a nearby animal shelter or peruse the pet section of your local classifieds to find hundreds of them. But if the pet overpopulation problem isn’t enough reason for you to get your furry friend spayed, consider her […]

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26
Jan

Cat Depression: Signs, Symptoms And Treatment

Believe it or not, cats are surprisingly fickle and emotional little creatures. Like their human counterparts, cats can be slaves to their own emotional state. This means that they can potentially suffer from depression, just like you! Although some of the signs and symptoms of cat depression are similar to human forms of depression, these […]

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