Recent Blog Posts

  • Why You Should Adopt From Your Local Animal Shelter

    April 1, 2015
    Plenty of prospective pets are rescued and taken in by animal shelters every day, shielded from abusive and dangerous situations, and just waiting for families to give them Forever Homes.
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  • Natural With “Added” Vitamins and Minerals?

    March 2, 2015
    It is a difficult task walking into a pet store and trying to find the best possible food for your beloved dog or cat. There are hundreds of bags, many claiming to be “natural” but is it really?
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  • Getting Your Pet Acquainted To A New Home

    March 1, 2015
    Moving to a new place can be a very stressful situation for everyone in your family. Your kids may not perfectly understand it, but at least you can attempt to explain it to them. With your pets, you don’t have that luxury. To them, they are being put in a new place with no rhyme or reason.
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  • Petting Your Cat

    March 1, 2015
    While many dogs could care less where you pet them, some cats can be very picky about the process. Here are some tips on where your cat should love to get petted:The usual suspectsMost cats like getting petted on the top of their heads, sides of their faces, and behind their ears.
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  • Tips for Selecting a Pet Food to Help Prevent Health Issues

    February 2, 2015
    There is a growing popularity of special diets for pets designed to prevent common health problems. Since nutrition contributes significantly to the health of pets, one can see why pet parents might be drawn to special diets to prevent specific health issues.
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  • Dental Care Tips for Your Pet

    February 1, 2015
    Healthy teeth and gums are essential for all pets, from chewing and eating to grooming, defense and clean breath. With just a few steps, pet owners can keep their pet's mouth healthy and avoid a range of unpleasant and dangerous health issues that result from poor dental care.
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  • Healthy Dental Practices for Pets

    February 1, 2015
    February has been declared Pet Dental Month --and for good reason. The most common disease seen by veterinarians is dental disease. In fact, 75-85% of pets over the age of 2 have dental disease of some form.
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  • Three Tips for Preventing Cancer in Your Pet

    January 9, 2015
    As World Cancer Day approaches on February 41, we are reminded of friends and family who have fought the illness and think about what we might do to prevent cancer in the future. This includes for our four-legged family members.
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  • Winter Outdoor Games with Your Canine Friend

    January 1, 2015
    Outdoor activities are essential for dogs, even during the coldest winter months, and games provide not only exercise and fresh air, but also mental stimulation and bonding with owners that can keep a dog happy and healthy all winter long.
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  • Doggy Danger: Beware of these Holiday Plants

    January 1, 2015
    The Halloween-Thanksgiving-Christmas holiday trifecta is traditionally characterized by festive and sometimes flamboyant displays of decorations.
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