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Pet Health

Why ‘Grounding’ May Be Crucial for Your Dog’s Health

Grounding is a new buzz word for many of us who have learned the importance of connecting with Mother Earth. But have we thought much about the importance of grounding to our companion dogs? In a new …

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5 Products You Should Stop Buying Now

If you want to save money and stop supporting mega-corporations, try making these 5 do-it-yourself items instead. Even if you cannot make them on a regular basis, these 5 DIYs are fun and educational …

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How Dangerous is Chocolate for Dogs?

If you're a dog lover, you undoubtedly have heard that chocolate can be deadly to dogs, but is that really true? Will the chocolate bar surreptitiously snagged off the kitchen counter by Fido end in h…

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Russian Billionaire Saves Sochi Dogs

As final preparations were being made for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics ugly news trickled-out of this Black Sea resort that thousands of stray dogs would be exterminated before the Games began. Argu…

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How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth

It may not be the most glamorous of jobs, but cleaning your pet's teeth on a regular basis plays a big role in keeping him or her healthy. Most people who ignore the task do so simply because they don…

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Is Vet Care Worth It For an Old Cat?

It was supposed to be just another semiannual wellness exam and blood test or my 17-year-old cat, Siouxsie. Other than some arthritis, I had no reason to believe she was in bad health. After all -- pr…

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Do Pets Suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that occurs at a certain time of the year, usually in the winter. With this winter hitting record breaking cold temperatures across much of th…

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Pet First Aid Kits: Do You Have One?

We are all aware of the benefits of having an emergency first aid kit for ourselves and our family, but what about for Fido and Whiskers? In the case of emergency on the road or at home, an emerge…

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Paralyzed Cat Deeply Loved by Dachshund. Both Found Abandoned.

In Lake Mary, Florida a dachshund and a paralyzed tuxedo cat were found abandoned in front of a gated community. Seminole County Animal Services was called to pick up the pair, but the little dachshun…

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5 Warning Signs of Glaucoma in Pets

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, and it's not just humans that can suffer from the serious eye disease. Two percent of dogs in North America are diagnosed with glaucoma, with some breeds, like coc…

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