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  • Purebred Hound Dogs

    Filed in Dogs, Getting a New Puppy/Dog

    Bred to hunt, the 22 hound dogs listed below are recognized by the American Kennel Club (AKC) comprise a varied group in terms of size, coat, and personality. All of these dogs have a keen sense of smell and perseverance… Read more

  • Purebred Herding Dogs

    Filed in Dogs, Getting a New Puppy/Dog

    The Herding Dog Group is a new classification of the American Kennel Club consisting of working dogs that guide large groups of animals. Herders are amazing to watch as they bark and nip at the animals' heels to get them… Read more

  • Feeding for Gestation & Weaning

    Filed in Dogs, Health

    Gestation for dogs is usually anywhere between 57 to 65 days. If you know exactly when the dog was bred count 63 days from the first breeding and that is the due date. There are signs to watch for that… Read more

  • Ants

    Filed in Cats, Sanitation

    At face value ants might seem like an insignificant threat to your cat. However, ants are unclean, carry disease, and they can bite. Although it is unlikely that your cat will have a problem with ants, you may find increased… Read more

  • Stings

    Filed in Dogs, Safety

    Dogs and cats are more likely than humans to be bitten or stung by spiders, bees, wasps, ants, and snakes because pets like to play with these interesting little creatures. The results can be painful -- and potentially dangerous. Initial… Read more

  • Goldfish Health Problems: Lacking Air

    Filed in Fish/Reptile, Health

    Is your goldfish gasping for air? Are his gills opening and closing in a rapid fashion? If so, your goldfish could have an oxygen problem. Fresh oxygen is important to fish, just as it is to you. Sure, your goldfish… Read more

  • General Cage Care

    Filed in Small Animals, Rats

    Keeping your rat's home clean is a must. A clean cage will keep you rat healthier and control odor. As a general rule of thumb, you'll need to clean your pet's cage every week. Depending upon the design and composition… Read more

  • Summer Hazards

    Filed in Dogs, Safety

    The hot summer months present some special hazards for pets, whether they are playing in the park, swimming in the pool, romping at the beach or just riding around in the family car. Here are some common dangers to avoid:… Read more

  • Exams

    Filed in Cats, Dogs, Health

    A thorough physical examination at least once each year is a very important part of preventive health care for both dogs and cats. Puppies and kittens should be checked as soon as possible after they are born and should begin… Read more

  • Chew Toy Safety

    Filed in Dogs, Behavior and Training

    Clare is a sweet lovable Basset Hound who loves her chew toys. Her owner Terri, says that she has given Clare many different kinds of chew toys, and she seems to like them all. “The one thing I do, is… Read more

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