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How to Remove A Tick From a Dog

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 Parasites are pests that feed off of host creatures and ticks are some of the most noticeably awful ones. It’s important that every pet owner know how to remove a tick from their dog and do it safely without harming their pet or making the issue worse. Here’s a video that explains the best way to expel ticks from …

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Keep Your Dog Cool During The Summer

Panting dog

During the summer months it is very important to make sure that your canine is cool and comfy. Extremely warm temperatures can cause your dog to have heat stroke which could be fatal if it’s not detected early. Know the signs of overheating: Panting hard Tongue appears bright red Acts sluggish or confused Check out this cool and informative info-grapahic …

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Find Top Pet Insurance Companies

Many pet owners consider their animals as members of their family. Just like humans seeing a doctor, pets require a veterinary for check ups from time to time. These visits can be costly and this is why many pet owners are inclined to spend whatever is necessary to ensure they receive the best medical care for what they are paying …

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Free ASPCA Pet Safety Pack

Who doesn’t love free things?  Well right now,  the ASPCA is offering a free safety pack which includes a pet rescue window decal which alerts rescue personnel that pets are inside the home and an ASPCA Animal Poison Control center magnet. Keep the ASPCA’s toll-free emergency number and website handy for that time of need. Sign up with a two …

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March is Poison Prevention Month

March is poison prevention month with special attention to the week of March 16-22, which is known as national poison prevention week. Did you know that many substances found in and around your home can be dangerous to your pets? It is important to be aware of your surroundings just like childproofing your home, pet owners should pet proof their homes. …

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Celebrity Groomer Jorge Bendersky

Grooming your pet doesn’t necessarily need to take place at the groomer. You can groom your dog at home without the expenses and trouble associated with going to a professional groomer; Jorge Bendersky’s guide DIY Dog grooming, From Puppy Cuts to Best in Show, will teach you the ins and outs of home grooming. “While you can make excuses not to …

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Foods You shouldn’t Feed Pets

Everyone loves to spoil their pets and some of the time we can’t help sharing what we are munching on with our furry friends. But there are some foods that we love to eat that are harmful to our friends. See the infographic designed by Victoria Cao and read through what is not and what is okay to feed your pets. We were surprised to see …

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How To Understand Pet Food Labels

Marketing and the language used on labels and advertisements play a large role in how we as consumers select our pets foods.To maintain a healthy and comfortable lifestyle it is important that your pet gets the correct nutrients it needs. Take the time to educate yourself on what your pet is really consuming and not what advertising is feeding you. …

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Your Dog is What He Eats

Everyone knows the phrase you are what you eat, well the same goes for your dog. Yes, of course if your dog is eating lots of fatty treats, he too will be high in fat. But did you know that putting the right nutrients in your dogs stomach can make the world of difference when it comes to focused behavior …

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