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on Wednesday, June 1, 2016

No one knows how many homeless cats there are in the United States, but estimates are up to 70 million.  Cats become homeless when owners allow them outdoors and they get lost, or when owners move and abandon their cats to fend for themselves. ...

on Thursday, April 28, 2016

Where do those cute puppies you see in the pet stores come from?  Most of them come from large dog breeding operations known as Puppy Mills.  You've probably heard of these places and heard about the many rescue movements in place to put an end to...

on Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Having a pet first aid kit could save the life of your dog or cat if he is injured or ingests something and you cannot get to a veterinarian immediately.  While each item requires a certain amount of training and instruction to use properly, these...

on Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Fleas are amazing creatures with a life cycle that is well suited to survival. The time from egg to adult can be as short as 2 weeks if conditions are ideal and up to one year if they are waiting for things to get better. The adults don’t emerge...
on Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Pet poisoning is serious indeed and can be challenging to treat. It is much better to avoid the problem in the first place. There are several simple steps you can take to help your pet avoid possible poisons. 

  • Keep all medicines in...
on Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie…the list goes on. For many of us, Thanksgiving is the one holiday when we really overdo it. Our pets love Thanksgiving as well, especially if they are the recipients of some of...

on Thursday, April 28, 2016

Cats that go outside can do many things like hunt, explore and check out other cats. Indoor kitties are not so lucky when it...

on Thursday, March 10, 2016

Summer is here: fun, sun, and plenty of time outdoors enjoying it all. Of course, with all those pleasantries come hazards as well, especially for our furry friends.

Have fun but let’s play it safe! Here are some important tips to keep...

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