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  1. Tips for Happy Travels With Your Best Furry FriendTue, 03 Mar 2015 11:11:19 -0600
    Traveling with your pet? These travel tips can help keep both you and your cat or dog safe, happy, healthy and comfortable. More...
  2. How to Pet Proof Your HomeTue, 03 Mar 2015 10:08:12 -0600
    Your pets are just like your kids. They are playful and mischievous and often have the potential to get into trouble. Pets are very capable of injuring themselves by bumping into furniture or simply by consuming something around the house. Just like you baby proof a house, you must pet proof it too. More...
  3. Vet Tech Viewpoints - Vaccines, Are They Really Necessary? Part OneWed, 25 Feb 2015 14:08:29 -0600
    A brief overview of the vaccines recommended for puppies/dogs. Many people wonder if vaccines are really necessary. With the never-ending debate on vaccines in people, one has to wonder about their pets as well. This article gives a brief explanation on the different kinds of vaccines for puppies/dogs and their importance. More...
  4. 4 Preparations To Make When Travelling With Your PetMon, 23 Feb 2015 08:02:31 -0600
    Isn't it fun to go on vacation with your pet? While it's great to do it, the unfortunate thing is that you have to prepare yourself thoroughly to ensure that everything runs perfectly. Some of the preparation that you need to do include: More...
  5. Finding Local Animal Rescues In Your CommunitiesMon, 16 Feb 2015 12:37:28 -0600
    For those of you looking for animal rescues in your communities, here are ways to research them on your computer. GOOGLE specific phrases as well as searching for Directories of Animal Rescues in the United States. You can then find animal rescues listed by states. Look for ones in cities closest to you and connect with them. More...
  6. Pets With Bad Breath: How to Choose Effective Cleansing SolutionsFri, 13 Feb 2015 09:42:54 -0600
    Bad breath in pets is a tell-tale sign which usually signals the onset of serious oral conditions. Left unchecked and untreated, these conditions can affect pet health. And that means action is needed. Here's how to choose an effective cleansing solution. More...
  7. How You Can Become A VOLUNTEER With Animal RescuesTue, 10 Feb 2015 15:02:49 -0600
    Ever wanted to become a VOLUNTEER with one of your local animal rescues? Well this article covers all you need to know in order to get started. Even if you already VOLUNTEER, there is much more in depth material covered. Plus we want to hear from you about your own experiences with VOLUNTEERING. More...
  8. Recognizing High-Quality Pet StoresThu, 05 Feb 2015 06:26:45 -0600
    When you want to buy an pet, the business you choose should be of excellent quality. Assess the pet stores near you to ensure that you choose one with the best reputation. More...
Fish News
  1. Chilled Out Koi: How Koi Survive Frozen Ponds in WinterMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:26:45 -0600
    Explanation of the physiology and biology of what happens to koi after the pond freezes over. This article talks about decreasing food needs as well as decreases activity. More...
  2. About Starting a Salt Water/Marine AquariumTue, 24 Feb 2015 09:41:27 -0600
    Saltwater aquarium fish are among the loveliest of animals to be found anywhere in the world. Many different saltwater aquarium fish can be housed in your marine tank provided you will know the things they need in regards to care, that include feeding, environment, competitors and space to grow. Any marine enthusiast strongly believe that setting up a marine tank is difficult hence is selecting the most appropriate saltwater aquarium fish! More...
  3. Quarantining FishFri, 06 Feb 2015 15:47:29 -0600
    Quarantining a fish is important. You have to know how it works, when to quarantine a fish, and how to set up a quarantine tank. More...
  4. The Pacu Piranha? Or Merely Piranha's Ugly Cousin?Mon, 15 Dec 2014 06:24:06 -0600
    Once in a while, you will hear a news report stating that a fisherman caught a "piranha with human-like teeth." But is it really a piranha? More...
Cat News
  1. Vet Tech Viewpoints - Vaccines, Are They Really Necessary? Part TwoTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:45:08 -0600
    A brief overview of the vaccines recommended for kittens/cats. Many people wonder if vaccines are really necessary. With the never-ending debate on vaccines in people, one has to wonder about their pets as well. This article gives a brief explanation on the different kinds of vaccines for kittens/cats and their importance. More...
  2. Why My Cat Is A Little Stranger (Sometimes)Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:16:26 -0600
    My cat's name is Ruby, she is a tortoiseshell rescue cat, and sometimes she is as nutty as a fruitcake. There doesn't seem to be any scientific evidence to back up the idea that a cat's coat will determine how it behaves, but I'm sharing Ruby's more eccentric behaviour traits with you so you can see just how strange she can be. More...
  3. What Is a Bobtail Cat?Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:43:35 -0600
    The Bobtail is a naturally occurring mutation in many types of animals and in cats, there are a number of specific Bobtail breeds from around the world. Here is a look at the main ones. More...
  4. Learning More About Your Beloved Cat Pet - Part 4Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:07:26 -0600
    The Siberian Tiger is the largest wildcat at present. Its length may exceed 12 feet and it can weigh as much as 700 pounds. The Black-footed is the smallest wildcat of today. More...
  5. Learning More About Your Beloved Cat Pet - Part 3Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:03:57 -0600
    As an average, cats spend 2/3 of their life sleeping, meaning a cat of nine years would have spent 6 years of her life sleeping. Cats are not fond of sweets. While chasing its prey, the cat's head is leveled, whereas dogs and humans keep moving their head up and down. More...
  6. Top Cat Health ProblemsTue, 10 Feb 2015 07:37:03 -0600
    Cats can face a range of different health problems that can range from an irritation to a life-threatening condition. By being aware of the most common, you may be able to get your cat to the vet quickly enough to stop a condition become a serious one and even save their life. Here is a look at the most common. More...
  7. Learning More About Your Beloved Cat Pet - Part 2Mon, 09 Feb 2015 13:54:41 -0600
    The shoulder of a cat is connected to its forelimb via the free floating clavicle bones that enable them to wring through awfully small gaps. Of all the senses, cat's hearing sense is the most powerful. They are able to hear sounds up to 64 kHz whereas humans can hear sounds only up to 20 kHz. More...
  8. Learning More About Your Beloved Cat PetMon, 09 Feb 2015 13:22:18 -0600
    1. Cats make for the most preferred pet in the US. Their population is 88 million, compared to 74 million of dogs. More...
Dog News
  1. Millennial Generation and the Pet IndustryTue, 03 Mar 2015 14:23:45 -0600
    What does the millennial generation have to do with the future of pets in America? A lot apparently. The American Vetrinary Medical Association (AVMA) has recently released a report about their predictions for how the next generation will cause a decline in pet ownership. They regularly study generational effects on their industry. More...
  2. How To Train Your Puppy For Obedience With A ClickerTue, 03 Mar 2015 08:42:58 -0600
    Are you having trouble training your puppy or dog to be more obedient to you? You can train your puppy to listen to your commands like stop barking, stop chasing, stop chewing, etc. using clicker training method. Read this article to find out how to clicker train your pet to be less aggressive and to be more obedient for good! More...
  3. Overprotective Pet Parenting: Are You Guilty?Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:50:20 -0600
    Are you an overprotective pet parent? Most people are used to hearing that term associated with raising children, but do you take it a step further? While it's not uncommon to be very attune to your beloved pets welfare it can be easy to slip into the overprotective category. More...
  4. 9-Steps to Pet Sitting Business SuccessMon, 02 Mar 2015 14:44:07 -0600
    Since 2001, I have been vigorously working on building a successful pet sitting business. I have read. I have studied. I have listened. I have researched. I have analyzed. I have implemented. I have streamlined. I have stretched. I have written. I have made mistakes and I've experienced amazing results. All in all, it has been a fun and fulfilling journey. More...
  5. Barking Dogs Seldom Bite - What Does This Mean To The Owner?Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:35:36 -0600
    When you come across statements such as "barking dogs seldom bite," what crosses your mind? Is it the barking of the dog, or the bite from the dog? Trying to demystify this saying is not so easy. But, whichever the case, it dwells on having a well-mannered and properly trained dog. More...
  6. Diseases In Pets And How To Guard Against Them!Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:28 -0600
    Nobody likes catching a cold or the flu and that's no different for your pet! Since your pet can't talk sometimes it can be hard to know when they are under the weather. More...
  7. Shetland Sheepdogs: Is It The Right Pet for You?Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:12:40 -0600
    A Shetland sheepdog can be the right pet dog for you or for your kids. They are tame and gentle. Because of the playfulness, you can surely be delighted to having this kind of canine in your home. More...
  8. Creating Boundaries and Expectations With Your Pet Sitting CustomersThu, 26 Feb 2015 09:19:18 -0600
    I spoke to a very smart and ambitious owner last week who told me that her dream is to build a million dollar pet sitting business. She then told me that she emails and/or texts all of her customers every Sunday night to see if they're going to need service for the upcoming week. More...
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