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Are Pets Capable of Love? The Experts Weigh In

If you ask a pet owner if their dog, cat or even turtle loves them, they will almost assuredly say yes. People have strong bonds with their pets, and many feel that they are a four-legged family member. Warm fuzzy

The Success of Stem Cell Therapy

In an article published by Popular Science, they describe a Cambridge University study that tested the effectiveness of stem cell regeneration for dogs. It is a fascinating and optimistic look at the future of pet health science. The group of

8 Foods Your Cat Should Avoid

Cats can be mischievous pets sometimes, snooping around for morsels left out in the open. They don’t mean to do themselves harm, but something that smells tasty may nevertheless be dangerous for them. Let’s take a look at a quick

The Value of Pet Microchips

Today’s world is more connected than ever – and more crowded. The ease of access to information can both empower and inundate. One worthwhile use of technology is the microchip. It is a relatively non-invasive (and very simple) procedure which

5 Dog Breeds with Short Lifespans

Bringing home a new puppy is a very exciting time. It’s understandable that one’s family wouldn’t want to consider the dog breed’s possible lack of longevity at such a young age. As the dog grows older and health issues begin