Recent Blog Posts

  • What to Expect When Your Dog is Expecting

    May 1, 2013
    It can be very exciting when your dog is expecting a litter of puppies. You might be inclined to pamper your dog or change her routine when you know she is pregnant, but it is important to remember that dogs have been having puppies for a lot longer than humans have been intervening.
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  • Feeding your Pet Rabbit

    April 1, 2013
    When you’re feeding your pet rabbit you may be inclined just to use pellets. A diet high in pellets can lead to health problems so you will need to substitute other things in as well. Here are some other foods that should be included according to Lianne McLeod, DVM of About.
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  • Spring Pet Care Tips

    April 1, 2013
    The seasons are changing quickly this year, which may leave us unprepared to contend with all the things that come with warm weather, especially if you're a pet owner. There are a few things you should keep in mind when caring for your pet this spring and into the summer months.
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  • Tips For Cleaning Your Bird’s Cage

    March 1, 2013
    Cleaning your bird’s cage is the responsibility of everyone that owns a bird. While the task can sometimes be tedious, it can be done with more ease if you go after it with a plan in mind.
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  • Teaching Your Parakeet To Do Tricks

    February 1, 2013
    Parakeets, also known as Budgies, are very loving and social creatures. They may be very small birds, but do not let that fool you. They are very intelligent for their size. Parakeet training can teach your bird to talk, perform tricks, and perch on your hand or shoulder.
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  • Cozy up to Cardinals

    February 1, 2013
    Expand your family by inviting cardinals to make their home in your back yard. Cardinal pairs mate for life and stay together year round. They are not migrating birds so when they find a habitat that is suitable they will settle there for many years.
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  • Choosing The Right Type Of Dog For Your Home

    January 1, 2013
    So you’ve made the decision to bring a four footed friend into your home. Before you choose which breed, it is important to know that certain breeds have different needs and personalities. Do you have a yard and house with adequate space that a large, active dog will require?
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  • Indoor Activities to Keep Your Pet Busy in Winter

    January 1, 2013
    While the coming of winter does mean cozy nights by the fire and hot cocoa, there is no doubt that the switch to life indoors can, at times, be a bit stifling. If you are feeling bouts of excess energy during these months, odds are, so are your pets!
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  • Getting your dog to adapt to a "lampshade" collar

    December 1, 2012
    Although you probably think of them more as a “lampshade” collar than their actual Elizabethan collar name, they serve an important purpose. E-collars are typically used to protect your pets from licking their stitches after getting spayed or neutered.
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  • Getting A Cat If You Have Allergies

    December 1, 2012
    If you know you have an allergy to cats, owning one can sometimes be a hard thing. If you just have to have a feline around, here are a few things that you should consider in case you want to try according to Franny Syufy of About.
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