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8 Reasons Why Pomeranians Are The BEST

Pomeranians are one of the cutest little pups to graze this Earth and make one of the best apartment freely dogs. They're also one of the fluffiest. As if their cuteness wasn't enough to...

How to Avoid Buying a Puppy from a Puppy Mill

We would like to think that no one supports animal cruelty. But not everyone knows how puppy mills and animal cruelty go hand in hand. It is a problem that has been going on for...
The Truth About Pet Stores

The Truth About Pet Stores That Sell Puppies

If you Google, “buying a pet from a pet store” or something similar, you will be faced with a barrage of search results with titles like, “Ten Reasons Not to Buy Your Pet at...
Choosing the Right Pet for You

10 Tips for Choosing the Right Pet

Today's busy households make for some challenges when it comes to owning a pet. Not all pets are right for all people, and knowing what to look for and what to expect from your...
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What Can You Do If You Bought A Sick Puppy?

No one wants to be faced with a sick pet. It is a helpless feeling when your pet is not feeling well.  They cannot tell you what is wrong and seeing the sad face...
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11 Things to Look for in a Veterinarian

As a pet owner myself, I'll tell you right off the bat that I travel an hour one way to take my dogs to the vet. This is simply because I absolutely love the...
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What To Know Before Buying An Iguana

While iguanas are fascinating, caring for one requires a lot of work. So before you get an iguana as a pet ask yourself "what do I need to know before I buy an iguana?".  Anyone considering an...
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The Most Exotic Animals In The World

The word "exotic" is used in a number of ways but most certainly as a classification for animals. But what makes them exotic? It has to do characteristics! Take a peek at the some...
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Groom Your Cat Without Ruining Your Relationship

For the most part, cats and water don’t mix – although we’ve seen some cats willingly take a swim in hot weather. Could their lack of affection towards water be due to those nights of...
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5 Easy Boredom Busters for Dogs Who Are Alone all Day

There’s nothing worse than dealing with aggression or behavioral issues in adult dogs—and no simpler solution than doing away with the boredom that causes it. Dogs were bred to be companion animals. They’ve worked and...
keeping snakes as pets

Is Keeping Poisonous Snakes Really Safe?

Many people keep pet snakes. The Boa Constrictor and Python are two of the most popular pet snakes. Some people are rationally or irrationally frightened of any and all snakes. People who keep pet snakes...
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Dealing with Behavior Problems in Senior Dogs

Unfortunately, it's not uncommon for older pets to begin displaying negative behavior problems. Even the most well-behaved pet can start to misbehave as he gets older. There are several reasons this happens: sensitivity to...
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Why Doggie Day Care Is Pretty Amazing

What is thought to be the first dog day care opened in New York City in 1987.  Dubbed Yuppie Puppy Pet Care, Inc., it was founded by a dog walker named Joseph Sporn. The...
Introducing your cat to a new pet

How to Introduce Your New Cat to Other Pets – Without WWIII

  Despite what you have heard about dogs and cats being natural enemies, dogs and cats can peacefully coexist, and even be the best of friends.  The key to a peaceful home is the proper...
Dog Training Treats

Best Dog Treats For Training Your Dog

Our Choice For The Best Dog Training Treats When training your dog or puppy, you want to keep small dog training treats ready. The dog training reward system is a very popular method used by...
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8 Of The Strangest Looking Cat Breeds

Strangest Cat Breeds The number of unique cat breeds is approximately 100.  While all cats have the same general characteristic and behaviors, some just naturally stand out from the crowd. Here is the top eight strangest looking...
Dog eating something they are not suppose to

What To Do When Your Dog Eats Something They Shouldn’t

As the owner of four dogs, I've had my share of trips to the vet for one reason or another, but one of the scariest visits is the one where a dog has eaten...
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Feeding Your Dog From The Floor or Elevated

  Is it better to feed your dog from the floor or a raised position? There's been a long-standing controversy over the benefits and dangers of feeding dogs from raised food dishes. Talk to two...

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