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Pet Health

Tips to Prevent 4 Common Pet Emergencies

It's scary to consider that the unthinkable — poisoning, heatstroke, an attack by another animal — could happen to our beloved pets. But if there were something you could do to lower your pet's chance…

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

Have you ever heard the yowling of a female cat in heat or the screams of two males fighting over a female? Believe me, heavy metal bands got nothin’ on them. Neither noise is anything you want to lis…

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6 Fruits You Shouldn’t Feed Your Dog

While fruits like bananas, kiwis, blueberries, strawberries, and pineapple are fine to share with your pup, there are many fruits that you should keep to yourself. Fruits are very nutritious, and dogs…

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Rescuing a Dog From a Hot Car is Now Legal in Tennessee

An extension to Tennessee’s “Good Samaritan law,” which makes it legal to break into a hot car to save a child, now makes it legal to do the same for animals. According to Time Magazine, there are now…

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12 Unusual Uses for Garlic

  There's so much more to garlic than cooking and vampire slaying. From treating cold sores and athlete's foot to repelling mosquitoes and repairing glass, click through for some clever ways t…

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What To Do If Your Pet Just “Ain’t Doin’ Right”

Has it ever seemed to you that something is not quite right with your pet, but you just can’t put your finger on anything specific that would indicate a problem? We veterinarians have a name for that …

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4 Ways to Stop Your Dog From Excessive Mounting

While mounting and thrusting (humping) are normal dog behaviors, they can be embarrassing in certain situations. After taking your dog to the vet to rule out any urinary tract infections, urinary inco…

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What Dog Parents Should Know About Canine Warts

Most dogs return from the dog park with their tongues wagging. But, some come home with something else: an oral papilloma infection. Within a few weeks, owners are distraught to find whitish, witch-li…

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12 Surprising Uses for Peanut Butter

Peanut butter shouldn't solely be reserved for kindergarten! Indeed, peanut butter has so much more to offer than pb&j's and cookies (though I love both as much as the next guy, don't get me wrong…

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Teaching Two Dogs To Get Along

You’ve decided to get a companion for your dog. Much like roommates, dogs have their individual quirks and habits. Every living thing with a brain comes with some sort of “personality baggage” based o…

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