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Should you shave your pet for summer?

Thursday, December 13th, 2018
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter, we tend to shed clothes until we are down to shorts or swimsuits. As a responsible pet owner, we want what is best for our furry friends. However, is it
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Keeping your Pet Calm around Fireworks

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
Fireworks are a great way for celebrating events, and can be enormous fun for all of the family. However, one member who may not be so pleased is your pet. Cats and dogs have no understanding of fireworks. Things such a
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Strange Vet Requests

Monday, December 10th, 2018
As a profession, veterinary medicine is one in which vets are used to going to great lengths to meet the needs of the families they serve. Being asked to make a house call, visit a sick patient outside in the owner’s c
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Preparing your Pet for a Disaster

Monday, December 10th, 2018
To most pet owners their cat or dog is an integral part of their family. If you take the time to prepare your human family for natural disasters or major accidents, like house fires, then you should prepare the members o
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The Evolution of Dogs

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Is your Toy Dog more similar to a Terrier than you know? Does your Sharpei have some Dingo-like qualities? This beautiful infographic from Fast Company illustrates how modern dog breeds evolved from the Grey Wolf. &nbs
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Renting with Pets

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Anyone considering renting with a pet in Australia could be in for a big surprise – It would appear that even though we are supposed to be a nation of pet lovers, Landlords are not so in love with your pets as you! Fin
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Pet Cancer Prevention

Monday, December 10th, 2018
It’s far better to avoid cancer than it to have to treat it. Pets are just as likely to get cancer as we are, so what can do to improve the odds? Choice of Pet Its not a big deal for cats, but for dogs there are some b
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Games to Play with your Dog

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Playing regularly with your dog will keep him stimulated, teach you about his personality and strengthen the bond between you. All dogs enjoy different games, so working out which kind he enjoys and the rewards he respon
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Is your Dog Overweight?

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Do you have a chubby Collie? Is your Puli looking a little roly-poly? You’re not alone. Canine obesity is a common problem. Here are the tell-tale signs of an overweight dog and some tips for getting your pet in shape.
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How Hot is too Hot?

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Just like us, dogs can suffer from the effects of too much sun, with older dogs most at risk. Heat and sun require dog owners to take some extra precautions to help their canine companions avoid discomfort, sunburn and s