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9 Brilliant Life Hacks for Pet Owners
9 Brilliant Life Hacks for Pet Owners

1.      Use Dryer Sheets to Pick up Loose Pet Hair If you’re looking for an easy way to pick up

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Why Canned Pumpkin is Good for Dogs and Cats
Canned Pumpkin for Dogs and Cats

Believe it or not, dogs and cats usually love the taste of canned pumpkin. Not only that, it’s actually good

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Strange Cat Behaviors Explained
Strange Cat Behaviors

There’s no doubt about it. Cats are finicky, complex creatures. Sometimes, their strange behavior can be a little baffling. What’s

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5 Tips for a Safe and Happy Autumn with Your Pets
5 Tips for a Safe and Happy Autumn with Your Pets

Fall is such a special time of the year! It’s time for colorful leaves, cooler weather, and football. Your dog

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3 Healthy Snacks and Treats Your Parrot Will Love
Healthy Snacks and Treats Your Parrot is Sure to Love

Of course, the majority of your parrot’s diet should be a bird seed mix or pellet made especially for parrots.

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5 Tips for a Happy, Healthy Cat
5 Tips for a Happy Healthy Cat

Did you know that there are over 95 million pet house cats living in homes throughout the U.S.? If your

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How to Care for Your Pet Chinchilla
How to Care for Your Pet Chinchilla

Chinchillas are adorable little creatures with lots of energy and a gentle, inquisitive nature. The average size of an adult

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5 Pet Friendly Cities to Visit with Your Pooch
Pet Friendly Cities to Visit with Your Pooch

What dog wouldn’t love to go on vacation with his owner? Traveling with your best friend doesn’t have to be

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The Importance of Your Dog’s Dental Health
dog dental health

Periodontal disease is the most common health problem for dogs. It’s also the one that we have the most control

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Cat Litter: 5 Natural Alternatives to Clay Litter
Natural Alternatives to Clay Litter

While most cats are perfectly happy with the typical clay cat litter, some pet parents prefer to go with a

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4 Things You Need to Know About Service Dogs
4 Things You Need to Know About Service Dogs

Service dogs aren’t the same as an emotional support or therapy animal. Service dogs are defined as “dogs that are

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Smart Ways to Beat the Summer Heat with Your Dog
Smart Ways to Beat the Summer Heat with Your Dog

The sunshine and fresh air are so tempting in the summer and nobody wants to be cooped up in the

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How to Keep Your Cat Entertained When You’re Not Home
How to Keep Your Cat Entertained When You're Not Home

If you work outside of the home all day, you may worry that your cat is lonely and bored when

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How to Help Your Dog Cope with Back to School Loneliness
How to Help Your Dog Cope with Back to School Loneliness

As the end of summer approaches and our kids head back to school, a drastic change comes over our homes.

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Earth Day 2018 – How to be a more Earth-Friendly Pet Owner

April 22 is celebrated as Earth Day each year.  This year, take a moment to reflect on your current habits

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Give a Dog a Bone: How to safely feed bones to dogs

“With a nick-nack patty whack, give a dog a bone….” Bones have been associated with dogs for as long as

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Vegan Pet Foods: What’s New?

If you are thinking of switching your family to an exclusively plant-based diet, you may be wondering if you should

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Barking at the Door – Will My Dog Ever Stop?

Have you ever had that one obnoxious person in your family with a bad habit? As your family member, you

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Compounded Drugs – Are they OK for my Pet?

If you have visited the veterinarian lately with a sick animal, you may have learned a little bit about compounded

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Grain Free Diets – Are they best for your dog?

Fact vs. Fiction Grain-free diets have been all the rage the past few years for humans and dogs alike. But

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