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Cat Health & Tips

Do you really know your cat?

We all like to think we know our feline friends really well, but they’re far more complex than we think. It’s a common mistake to view your cat’s behavior from the eyes of a human.  Over enthusiastic cuddles, eye contact

Treating Cancer in Pets

No pet owner ever wants to hear that their pet has cancer. As scary as it can be, there are now many options available to pet owners looking to give their pets the best care. Despite increasing cases of cancer in

The truth about feral cats and how to keep your cat safe

Feral cats have been the focus of a controversial debate for at least the last decade. Already this year they’ve found themselves the focus of the federal court, while bird and cat advocates in New York battle over their shared

How to Choose the Best Airline for Your Pet

Our pets are more part of our families than ever. According to a 2015 survey conducted by the Harris Poll, 95% of U.S. pet owners consider their pet to be “one of us”. Increasingly we are treating our pets like

Skin Cancer in Pets

Skin tumors are considered common in dogs and cats. “Common” is a relative term. For a dog, common means that yes, you are very likely to see at least one skin tumor on your dog during the course of their