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September 28, 2016

10 Tips for a Healthier Cat

Your cat is an important member of your family and keeping your pet healthy can help lead to a longer life and more years together. While felines are independent creatures by nature, they do require some intervention for optimal vitality. Behavior th


September 27, 2016

Wellness Routines to Keep Your Dog Happy and Healthy


You’re always aware of the health of your family members, and never hesitate when it comes to giving them the best of everything. Your pooch is part of that family, and therefore you should never forget about their health throughout the changin


September 26, 2016

Grooming Your Cat the Easy Way


There are many professional pet groomers available, but if you want to save time and money, it is possible to groom your cat on your own. A cat that is regularly groomed will live longer, and will be less susceptible to a variety of illnesses and inf


September 13, 2016

What to Do When Your Dog Has Diarrhea and What It May Mean


Dogs having diarrhea is actually a more common problem than you may think. While it is common, this does not mean you should not take it seriously every single time it occurs. It can be difficult to tell at first whether or not it is something seriou


September 8, 2016

Setting the Table: Keeping Dangerous Foods From Your Dog


Dogs have been known for getting into trouble. Whether your pup breaks into the garbage, steals snacks from the compost heap or swipes food right off the table, you likely want to do what you can to keep dangerous foods away from your dog.


September 6, 2016

Hypoallergenic Dogs: The Animals of the Future?


Many people prefer to spend time with dogs while others are completely enamored by cats. However, some people do not get the chance to dictate this preference due to allergies caused by excess dander or fur.


August 29, 2016

How Can Your Dog Can Improve Your Health


Are you concerned about keeping your dog healthy and happy? You have likely taken many steps to ensure that your pet is taken care of and given them the best, but did you know that interactions with your dog could actually improve your health? Establ


August 23, 2016

7 Tips for Ditching the Extra Pounds on Your Pooch


The latest veterinary reports indicate that over half of the nation’s dogs are overweight. That puts dogs at risk for developing many forms of cancer, catastrophic heart and kidney disease, debilitating diabetes, high blood pressure and crippli


August 11, 2016

Help Your Pup Manage Allergies


A dog gets an allergy when his immune system overreacts to a condition in his environment that causes an inflammatory response. There are many different kinds of allergies that dogs can get. Sometimes it is hard to pinpoint what the cause is and what


July 31, 2016

Understanding Potential Pet Skin Conditions


It can be easy to ignore some of your pet’s health issues, but skin conditions are extraordinarily common in both cats and dogs. They can be agonizing for them and some may even result in bigger problems down the road. Remember the last time yo


July 8, 2016

5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Dog’s Teeth Healthy


While it can be an easy thing to overlook, your dog’s oral hygiene is very important to their overall health. Plaque and tartar buildup on your dog’s teeth can lead to tooth decay, gum disease and even cause an infection. If an infection


June 29, 2016

How to Keep Your Dog Safe at the Groomer


Grooming your dog regularly is important not only for looks, but also for his or her health. Routine grooming ensures your pet is clean, comfortable and safe. Unfortunately, it is not an easy task to complete yourself, and choosing any groomer you fi


June 22, 2016

Caring for Older Canine Companions


You no doubt think of your dog as a member of your family. That’s why it hurts a little when you see the problems of age beginning to set in. Fido starts to move a bit more slowly, for example, and you might even notice that a limp has develope

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