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Daily Cute: Pets Who Are Definitely Taking the Day Off

We all have those days. Up too late the night before. No desire to get out of bed. Responsibilities and chores take too much energy. And it's time to put your face in your hands. div.image_share ul…


How to Keep Your Dog Calm During Fireworks, Thunder and More

Summer can be a difficult time for dogs who have noise sensitivities. Lawn mowers, loud music, kids playing and of course Fourth of July fireworks can all push a nervous canine to the edge. Sitting do…


15 Surprising Uses for Bananas

Sure, most of us love to enjoy bananas for breakfast or, perhaps, a snack. But bananas have so much more going for them than just a delicious and nutritious treat. In fact, so many of the reasons bana…


Daily Cute: Corgi Surprised By Moving Rock

Turbo is minding his own business in the grass when a moving rock reveals itself to be...well, not a rock. div.image_share ul.care2_blog_sidebar { display: none; } Related Daily Cute: Elephant …


Take Your Pet Everywhere You Go? 5 Reasons You Shouldn’t

I have this French Bulldog named Vincent. He rides to and from work with me, hangs out at the hospital all day and even comes on vacation with me from time to time. Vincent loves his people-rich li…


Smart Tips for Avoiding Ticks This Summer

Ticks are the worst. They are nasty little parasites that suck blood and transmit dangerous viruses, like Lyme disease, among numerous others. But, they don’t have to take the fun out of your outdoor …


How Dogs Protect You Before You’re Born

Think your dog's dirty fur and stinky smells are the worst part about owning a pet? Well, it sort of is, but it also might be responsible for improving immune systems, starting from before you were bo…


What is the Best Pet for Your Golden Years?

Pets in our care give us a sense of responsibility—something to care for daily and something to touch physically and emotionally. It is not uncommon for seniors to feel isolated and alone. Pets often …


What Life Is Like With a Dog Who Isn’t Fixed

I am a big proponent of spaying and neutering for pet dogs; it offers a variety of benefits for our pets. Among other things, it can reduce roaming and help prevent serious conditions such as uterine …


A Warning to Pet Owners Who Use E-Cigarettes

As electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are becoming more popular, exposures to animals are increasing as the types of exposures have changed. E-cigarettes were first marketed in 2007 and have been…


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