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10 Pet New Years Resolutions (Slideshow)

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10 Pet New Years Resolutions (Slideshow)

Get organized. Check. Get a better job. Check. Lose weight. Check that one twice. This New Year isnít unlike any other — you’ve probably made resolutions that you’ll struggle to keep after the first week. Make a real difference in 2012 and forge a pact with your pet. These resolutions will help keep your pet happy, healthy and safe throughout the year. And well, what’s more important than that?


10. Pet-proof Your Home

As you may already know, pets get into anything and everything! Keep poisons and other dangerous items in secure places, preferably in a locked cabinet or in a room that is out of the animal’s reach.

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3:53AM PST on Nov 22, 2014

Change for our beloved loyal furry friends

6:53PM PDT on Mar 30, 2012

I love my pets

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6:39PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

Thanks for the reminders.

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3:09AM PST on Jan 10, 2012

thanks for sharing :)

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6:50PM PST on Jan 8, 2012

thanks for sharing this

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