• How to Litter Train a Kitten

    How To Litter Train A Kitten

    Even if it is your intention to have your new kitten meet most of their toilet needs while outside, it is still worth litter training for instances when he or she cannot go outside. Litter ...

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Common Symptoms of Separation Anxiety in Dogs

There is no definite evidence showing precisely why dogs develop separation anxiety. However, because dogs who have been adopted from shelters have this behavior problem than those who grew by a single family since puppyhood, it is considered that loss of a significant person or people in a dog’s life can trigger to separation anxiety. […]

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Aromatherapy for Your Pet

Aromatherapy for Your Pet

Pets can enjoy the therapeutic effects of aromatherapy as much as humans can. Aside from possibly eliminating bad odors and giving your pet a pleasant perfume, essential oils also serve many practical functions such as boosting your pet’s immune system, fighting off bacteria and viruses, preventing the growth of yeasts and molds and repelling insects. […]

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Canine Aromatherapy Safety Considerations

Safety considerations are crucial in using essential oils with dogs. There is no doubt that dogs, like all animals, are more sensitive to essential oils than humans are. While we share physiological similarities with our canine counterparts, they possess a much more powerful and acute sense of smell, which makes dilution absolutely necessary. Also, most […]

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Why Does my Dog Scoot on the Carpet?

If your dog does the butt scoot on the carpet you may find the behavior…odd…or embarrassing…or annoying, but you may be left wondering why your dog does it.  It’s really very simple.  Your dog probably has impacted anal glands. What are anal glands? Dogs have small anal sacs on the sides of their tail.  They […]

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Homemade Dog Food – Is it Any Good?

Ignore the restaurant doggy bag. Nowadays, more dogs are eating their own patios, gulping down homemade canine food. There have been gradual rises in the number of people who are requesting help with creating homemade diets for their canines, according to majority of veterinarians in the US. The trend to homemade dog food started about […]

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Canine Parvo in Dogs

What is Parvo in Dogs?

Parvo is a serious viral disease that can be deadly even if treatment is given. Parvovirus is a disease that attacks dividing cells. The most prominent location for dividing cells in your dog’s body is the intestinal lining or the lining of the digestive system. When this disease attacks and kills these cells it causes […]

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Facts About the Curly Coated Retriever

Facts About the Curly Coated Retriever

One of the oldest retriever canine breeds is that of the curly coated retriever. The curlies originated in Britain and were generally utilized as hunting dogs by English gamekeepers and poachers. Their speed, intelligence and strength made them the ideal breed to hunt down furry animals and fowl in rough terrain with very cold climates. […]

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