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Cats Impact Human Behavior

Are you a cat owner? Was there something about your cat when you picked her out that drew you to her? I own a cat named Pepper that I picked out of a litter when she wasn't quite 24 hours old. I ..
(January 11, 2009)
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The Bare Bones of Cat Ownership

Having any family pet is a big responsibility so you must know all the basic steps on how to care for it. So if you are interested in having a cat, you should know more about cat care. Owning a pet ..
(November 23, 2008)
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Overweight Pooch?

Is your dog overweight? Many owners don't really know when our furry friends are in need of losing a few pounds. It may be that we see them every day and just don't notice the change. Veterinary ..
(September 17, 2008)
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Dog Diet Tips

Many dog owners ask what the best thing is to feed their furry companion. Is dry better than canned? Should I make it myself or is it the right amount? It's hard to know the right thing to do. First .
(August 06, 2008)
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Dog Insurance

Dogs are great pets, always pleased to see their owners shown by the wag of their tails. They do not complain and are a way to de-stress from everyday life. Taking your pet out for a walk or for a ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Are There Really Bad Dogs?

Whenever the owner of a dog calls it bad, it is normally a reflection of them. It's irritating when walking down the sidewalk in your own neighborhood only to have a dog jump up on your clean ..
(June 25, 2008)
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July is UV Safety Month and Not Just For Humans

Yes, summer is here and we all need to know what steps to take to minimize exposure to ultraviolet rays. This applies not only to humans, but to our pets as well. If you live in a hot climate, there .
(July 01, 2008)
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Ticks and Fleas

Tis the season for ticks and fleas to drive our four legged furry friends crazy. If you've noticed your pets chewing at the base of their tail and/or scratching themselves a lot, they've probably ..
(July 17, 2008)
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Animals Need Our Help

The news is full of stories where family pets as well as strays are being dropped off at animal shelters. One report stated that thirteen kittens had been left outside an Animal Control facility in a .
(July 24, 2008)
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Dog Bite Prevention Week

The third week of May each year is designated as Dog Bite Prevention Week. We've recently concluded that week and hope that the statistics will show an improvement over the prior year. It's such a ..
(May 27, 2008)
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Pets and Allergies

Are you allergic to your pet? Studies show that approximately 15% of us are allergic to dogs or cats. In fact, there's an estimated 1/3 of us who live with a pet that we are allergic to. So strong ..
(May 06, 2008)
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Doggie Angels

Doggie angels can also be called dog rescue transport volunteers and coordinators. These volunteer doggie angels donate countless hours of their time and save hundreds of dogs from being euthanized ..
(April 29, 2008)
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Pet Hospital With A Personal Touch

When your pet is really sick and needs a veterinary hospital, what better place to take them than a hospital designed with a personal touch toward the pets and their owners. I read about one such ..
(February 28, 2008)
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Animal Abuse Abounds

Why do some people neglect and abuse defenseless animals? Cases of animal cruelty seem to be on the rise and are happening everywhere. It seems a day doesn't pass without reading of some terrible ..
(March 13, 2008)
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Why Spay and Neuter?

Can you imagine working at a Humane Society where literally thousands of dogs and cats are euthanized because of the volume of animals coming through the doors? Statistically, a female cat can give ..
(January 30, 2008)
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