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How To Get Your Dog To Eat His Veggies and Fruit

While my dogs don't share my vegetarian lifestyle, there are many fruits and veggies that I feed Sanchez and Gina as treats. But, how do I get them to want their veggies and fruit as much as their dog…

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Custom Wagon Helps Dog Enjoy the Great Outdoors

When Josh Wulf met his dog Keller, she was a 1-year-old stray that had been taken to the New York shelter where he volunteered. "We weren't quite sure if she had bad vision or she was blind," Wulf sai…

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Is Wet or Dry Food Better for Cats?

There's a reason felines are called finicky. Cats tend to be particular about just about everything. Switch kitty litter brands and prepare for a full-scale protest; adjust the view to the backyard…

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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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How to Keep Cats Off Counters

It's in a cat's nature to seek out high vantage points like kitchen countertops. Counters, tables and the tops of cabinets are an ideal place to survey territory, and they provide protection from enem…

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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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Would You Want to Be Buried With Your Pet?

Pet lovers celebrate their animals' birthdays, take them on family vacations and even include them in their wills. So it shouldn't come as a surprise that people would want to spend the afterlife with…

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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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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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