The Debate Between Praising vs Disciplining Your Dog

The Debate Between Praising vs Disciplining Your Dog

When it comes to training your dog, you need only spend about one hour of your day scanning a basic Google search to see that there are two major camps when it comes to...
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Why Do Dogs Fart So Much? (And How You Can Help)

It's funny once or twice, but beyond that it becomes quite disgusting and excessive – nevertheless, many dogs struggle with gas. All dogs, in fact, although we may see it more in some than...
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The Seriousness Of Mange In Cats & Dogs

One of the scariest diseases that can attack both dogs and cats is mange. Not many pet parents understand the seriousness of the disease. That's why we’ve put together some information in case you’re...
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Working In An Animal Shelter: The Way to Give Back Locally

Have you wondered about how to give back to animals in your local community?  Here are some ways to do that by volunteering at your local animal shelter. Shelter Attendant Animal shelters are always in need...
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My Pet Is Overweight, What Should I Look For In A Food?

It happens: We love our furry family members so much that sometimes we can't say no when they beg for more food. Before you know it, your veterinarian puts your pet on the scale,...
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Everything You Need To Know About Japanese Chins!

I recently had the pleasure of meeting a Japanese Chin and it changed my life. They are so cute, incredibly timid and well-behaved. While Japanese Chins are a dog, they act like an innocent and well-behaved...
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What Your Cat’s Tail Is Trying To Tell You

Have you ever noticed that your fuzzy feline friend seems to speak a language all her own by the subtle movements of her tail? It's true – most cats actually do this. Cat tail...
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The 101 On Caring For Your Elderly Cat

"Your cat is, what...ten? She's officially an elderly cat now, you know."I just glared at the vet, half-heartedly attempting to cover Lucy's ears. My cat wasn't old. In my experience, old cats smelled funny and...
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Keeping Your Cat Calm At Night

It is true that cats sleep for long hours uninterrupted, but when they are not sleeping, they can be quite active. Unfortunately, those periods...
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7 Simple Toys Your Cat Will LOVE

Cats and playing go together like peanut butter and jelly.  But what are some of the best cat toys to keep him occupied and away...
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Does Your Pup Have Small Dog Syndrome?

Often referred to in a joking manner, Small Dog Syndrome is actually a very real, very problematic issue for many owners of smaller dogs....
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Why You Should Adopt an Older Pet

When we think about adopting a pet, often the first thing that comes to mind is adopting a puppy or a kitten. They’re so...
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Common Health Issues That Affect Large Dogs

If you're a fan of Rottweilers or Great Danes, you definitely should know about the health issues that affect large dogs.  While these are...
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The Real Dangers Of Canine Dental Disease

If you’ve ever experienced periodontal disease in either yourself or a loved one, you know how painful it can be. This is when your...
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Signs And Symptoms Of Dog Anxiety Or Distress

Dogs may not be able to use words to communicate how they're feeling, but they certainly do feel things, and they have their own...
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Large Dog Elbow Dysplasia

We’ve all heard about hip dysplasia in dogs, but did you know that they can also suffer from elbow dysplasia? It’s true and that’s...
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5 Important Cat Safety Tips

Cats are known for entertaining the masses and for getting themselves in interesting predicaments, to say the least. Maybe it's their curious natures, maybe...
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Is Your Pet Depressed?

Animals, just like humans, have all kinds of emotions. We typically perceive them as being happy, excited or maybe just tired, more than anything...

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