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Pet Health & Tips

How to Get Rid of Your Allergies and Keep Your Pet

Allergies are on the rise in America and more than 30% of adults and close to 40% of children suffer from various kinds of allergies. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, allergic diseases are the fifth leading

Antifreeze Poisoning in Dogs & Cats

It is best to keep the story about antifreeze poisoning simple—put simply, it kills. Prevention is key Antifreeze, specifically ethylene glycol, is a highly toxic substance that smells and tastes sweet to pets and can cause serious, sometimes fatal health

Pet Safe Cleaning Hacks Just in Time for Your Holiday Party

With the holiday season upon us, many people will be preparing and cleaning their homes in preparation for an influx of family and friends. However, as you break out the cleaning supplies for your winter deep clean, it is important

Eight Questions to Ask Yourself Before Bringing Home a Puppy this Holiday Season

What could be a greater gift than a puppy on Christmas Day? Seeing a bundle of fur clambering out from behind the tree has to be the ultimate present. Many pet owners bring their new puppy home around the holidays

How to Protect Your Puppy from Common Ailments

Dogs are faithful companions, and they depend on us to take care of them. If you want to help your little pooch live a healthy and happy life, you should know some common health problems it faces. This article explains