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Extend the Life of Your Pet

January 29, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Pet products may be hazardous to your pets There are few events more distressing than the injury or death of a pet. Psychologists have likened it to the death of a family member. After the recent pet food contamination that killed some pets and made many others sick, worldwide attention focused on making sure pet […]

Dog Health Care – Monitoring Your Dogs Protein

January 27, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Protein seems to be a foggy issue when it comes to our pet’s diets. There are vegetarian dog food diets, and there are some diets that are heavily meat-based. So, what kind of protein does your dog need? And how much protein should they have in their daily diet? Here are a few facts about […]

8 Ways to Control Dog Fleas

January 17, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

By Martin Brock There are numerous products that will kill adult fleas on your dog. However, they vary in the duration of their effects. 1. Flea shampoos, sprays, and powders. Most products will kill any fleas present on your dog at the time of application, but many have no lasting effect – your dog may […]

Reptiles and Salmonella

September 16, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

I’ll bet you didn’t know that lizards and turtles can carry harmful bacteria called Salmonella. I love reptiles and I bet you do too (or you probably would not be reading this article!). You may have noticed that reptiles are becoming more and more popular as family pets. Reptiles such as turtles, iguanas, snakes, geckos, […]

Pet Health: Top Three Reasons Why Your Dog Should See The Vet Today

May 10, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Veterinary care can be one of the most expensive things about having a dog these days, and while most pet owners know how important proper medical care is, dogs have a tendency to mask their medical problems until they are full-blown. Not only does this create a threat to the very existence of your four-legged […]

Dog Allergy – Treatment And Prevention

March 10, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

By Dermot Condell We know enough to care for our skin and keep dermatitis at bay. Just as in humans a dog allergy can be very painful and uncomfortable. A dog allergy can be extremely trying for both dog and owner. Unlike dogs, we look after our allergies, mainly because we are able to. It’s […]

Exercise With Your Pet For Greater Health And Companionship

January 30, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

As the holidays approach, a level of apprehension continually grows in each person’s mind: ‘how can I not gain weight this holiday season?’ people ask. ‘How can I quickly lose weight after the holidays?’ is another question that health-conscientious people have asked themselves each year. Weight gain is not only a problem for people during […]

Tricks And Secrets To Keep Your Pet Comfortable During The Winter

January 22, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

The cold winter months are fast approaching, if it hasn’t arrived already. Winter is the season for fun, family, the holidays, and cold weather. If you live in an area that has snow and ice, here are a few tips for caring for your pet during the cold winter months. First, protection for you pet’s […]

Why Do Cats Eat Grass?

December 30, 2007 by · Leave a Comment 

By Drew Pilton Some cat owners make the mistake of preventing their cat from eating grass. There are various reasons for this, one being that they think it makes their cat ill or upsets their stomach. This is an incorrect assumption and in fact the eating of grass followed by regurgitation is a perfectly natural […]