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How Much Exercise Does a Cat Need?

Cats need exercise to keep their body and mental health in tiptop shape. It is not easy to track the amount of cat exercise they get each day, though, because we can’t always take them out for a walk like we do with dogs. So how much exercise does a cat need?  How Much Exercise … Read more

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Why Do Dogs Throw Up?

Just like humans, dogs get sick and throw up occasionally. When your dog is vomiting, it can be distressing and messy. So, why do dogs throw up? Why Do Dogs Throw Up? Dogs vomit for a variety of reasons. However, sometimes vomiting can be a sign that something is wrong with your dog, and you … Read more

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Importance of Antioxidants for Dogs

The term ‘antioxidant’ has been thrown around a lot over the last decade. However, many people do not realize the importance of antioxidants for dogs. The abilities of these little molecules can extend beyond human beings, and be beneficial to your pets, specifically, for your dogs.  What Are Antioxidants For Dogs? Antioxidants are substances that … Read more

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How to Calm a Hyper Cat

Wondering why your cat goes from a peaceful slumber, then ends up zooming around or hyper-playing the next moment? While cats are typically very quiet and reserved, some exhibit hyperactiveness. We must first understand the causes before we can learn how to calm a hyper cat. How to Calm a Hyper Cat Hyper cats tend … Read more

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How Often Should You Clean Your Dog’s Teeth?

Oral hygiene is necessary for humans, and the same goes for your dog. The fact that they are animals does not exempt them from getting serious dental diseases. They can develop swollen gums, painful swallowing, and tooth loss. Although many pet owners usually wonder how often to brush dogs teeth, they tend to overlook this … Read more

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What Is The Best Dog for Kids?

Adopting a dog for your kids is a big responsibility to take on. It’s almost like having another child in the house. It is important to consider specific dog breeds that are well suited for a life with children.  A pet that is raised into a family, especially with children, requires a lot of disciplining … Read more

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How to Brush a Cat’s Teeth

Brushing your cat’s teeth helps prevent gum diseases. Unhealthy teeth and gums can lead to gum disease that can threaten the oral health of your cat. Learning how to brush a cat’s teeth will help keep your cat healthy. How to Brush a Cat’s Teeth Consider doing these when you brush your cat’s teeth:  1. … Read more

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My Cat Doesn’t Purr: Why Did My Cat Stop Purring?

Purring is one of the most recognizable signs of a cat’s contentment. It sounds like a pleasurable gasp after petting or feeding a cat. When your cat doesn’t purr, you may ask yourself “why is it that my cat doesn’t purr?” or “why did my cat stop purring?” Let’s address these issues. My Cat Doesn’t … Read more

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Debarking and De-vocalization Myths and Facts

Debarking has always been a controversial topic. There is a movement all over the country headed by animal rights advocates to outlaw the practice of debarking dogs. That’s why I will explain some of the debarking and de-vocalization myths and facts.  Debarking and De-vocalization Myths and Facts To start off, I don’t see the issue … Read more

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What Temperature Is Too Cold For Cats?

While cats are feisty, resilient, and can generally take care of themselves, our domestic cats need some help when the cold weather starts. So, how do we know what temperature is too cold for cats, and what can you do to help them? The answers depend on various factors we’re going to discover. What Temperature … Read more

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