How to Get Rid of Fleas in Your Home and On Your Pet

Most pet owners expect their pet to experience at least one parasite problem during their lifetime, and fleas are one of the most common. They are also quite possibly the most annoying type of parasitic infestation to deal with. But first, let’s find out a little more about fleas and how these pesky parasites operate. … Read more

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Is Microchipping Safe for Dogs?

As responsible and loving owners, we want to do everything we can to ensure that our pets remain as safe as possible in our care. Veterinarians, animal shelters and dog wardens all agree that one of the best ways to do this is by microchipping our animals, including our canine companions. Pet microchipping is increasing … Read more

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Dental Treats You Can Make for Your Pets this Summer

Keeping your pet’s teeth healthy is extremely important. As well as being vital for helping your animal hold, bite, and chew her food, teeth are also part of your pet’s natural defenses, and she may feel vulnerable if they are in poor condition. In addition to this, dental health has been proven to be directly … Read more

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How to Care for Dogs After Spaying Surgery

Spaying should be a priority for the owner of any female dog. Not only will this important procedure help prevent your pet from becoming unintentionally pregnant, it can also reduce the likelihood that she will suffer from certain health problems and undesirable behaviors that are caused by coming into heat. Spaying is considered to be … Read more

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Pet Diets for Better Oral Health

Dental health and well-being are something that is often overlooked by owners who are fairly new to pet parenting. Nevertheless, pet oral health is something that should be a priority. Your pet is just as reliant on her teeth as you are on yours, and as her human, it is your responsibility to do everything … Read more

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The Dangers of High Protein Dog Foods

One of the biggest misconceptions about dogs is that they are carnivores and should be fed a very high protein diet. While they will quite happily eat virtually any meat that they come across, our canine companions are actually omnivores, which means that they can derive enough nutrition to survive from a range of sources, … Read more

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How to Treat Ear Mites – A Vet Approved Approach

One of the potential complications of caring for your pet is ensuring they get appropriate treatment for the various conditions that may eventually arise. Ear mites (otodectescynotis mites) are a parasitic insect infestation that can impact the health of your pet. Today, we will help you learn how to treat ear mites in the event … Read more

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Can Pets Get Cavities? – Pet Dental Health FAQs

Gingivitis and gum disease is very common among pets. Inside your pet’s mouth, you’ll find a vast ecosystem of substances and processes that work to create a balance of the overall system. Much like humans, if a pet’s mouth is kept in great condition through eating healthy foods, getting regular exercise, and receiving daily dental … Read more

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