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Monthly Archives: November 2012

How to Ease Arthritis in Dogs

As people grow older and their bodies endure more wear and tear, arthritis can affect the joints in their arms and legs. Similarly, aging dogs commonly experience this degenerative condition. It is difficult to fully prevent – some breeds are

5 Breeds with Long Lifespans

When one compares the average longevity of a dog to a human, the results are disheartening. Dogs go from puppy-hood to the golden years in the blink of an eye it seems. Nevertheless, there are some breeds which have characteristically

Pet of the Week: Cinnamon

Hi, My name is Cinnamon.  I love helping to give out candy at Halloween. I am very friendly and am especially good with kids. Thank you to Karen for introducing us to this adorable pup! We would love to feature

Guest Post: Tips On Getting Through The Puppy Teething Stage

If you have recently brought a puppy into your life, you may be surprised by how much they chew. Puppies are notorious for chewing on anything within their reach including shoes, furniture and other inappropriate objects. Know that when your

Recall: Dog Bullstrips

Carolina Prime Pet Inc., announced a voluntary recall of its Priority Total Pet Care All Natural Bullstrips due to salmonella contamination. No illnesses have yet been reported, but salmonella can cause serious illness in pets and humans including lethargy, diarrhea, fever,