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Keeping Puppies Safe From Injury

Puppies aren’t so different from kids in their exuberance. The world is new to them and they are growing fast. It’s no surprise then that they often get into mischief or make clumsy falls. Taking reasonable preventative measures with your

Diet Tips for Pudgy Pooches

Putting on some pounds during the holiday season is no big surprise with all the mouth-watering meals enjoyed around the table. Tossing a piece of turkey or a roll your pet’s way from time to time seems harmless enough, but

How Dogs Enrich Their Owners’ Lives

It is no surprise that humans have woven dogs into the tapestry of their lives for thousands of years. They prove themselves to be intelligent, loyal, and caring animals for which there is no substitute.  In many cases, dogs transcend

6 Signs Your Cat May Be Sick

We all know that our pets cannot talk to us and tell us when something is wrong. But cats tend to often try to hide when they are sick or hurt because they do not want to express vulnerability. Fortunately,

Study: Babies in Dog-Friendly Households are Healthier

A recent study has swept the news vine this week, suggesting that babies living in a household with dogs are likely to be more healthy than babies living in homes without dogs.  The Finnish study found that babies of dog-friendly homes had