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  1. How Much to Feed a Boa ConstrictorTue, 25 Nov 2014 10:47:57 -0600
    Proper feeding will give your boa constrictor a long and healthy life. Larger snakes are able to eat larger prey like rabbits. More...
  2. Pet Home Videos 101Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:01:06 -0600
    Reptile owners are typically lucky when it comes to taking great pet home videos. Snakes are impressive, and many of them move slowly. Similarly, taking a video clip of an iguana can make a statement without being crazy-making. More...
  3. How to Leash Train a Puppy - 4 Useful TipsWed, 19 Nov 2014 05:30:49 -0600
    Does your dog practically pull your arm off when he bolts down the street? It's never too early to learn how to leash train a puppy. In fact, studies have shown that the sooner they're accustomed to the practice, the less behavioral problems they'll have on future walks. More...
  4. Pet Cremation Services For Aftercare Of Your PetsWed, 29 Oct 2014 13:36:53 -0500
    Caring for the remains of your pet after death is likely the furthest thing from your mind while you are handling your grief. The sorrow and shock felt by the loss of a pet is difficult enough to bear without the burden of making difficult decisions. More...
  5. How to Save Big on Pet SuppliesMon, 20 Oct 2014 13:09:54 -0500
    Being a pet owner is rewarding and fulfilling, but a visit to the store for pet supplies can be expensive. Learn how to curb costs with a few easy tips that will keep your animal and your wallet happy. More...
  6. Why Choose Advantage Flea Protection for Your PetWed, 15 Oct 2014 12:48:59 -0500
    Advantage flea protection will help protect your pets from those tiny pests, which slowly infest your dog and cats. Fleas and ticks if left unchecked can cause skin irritation and can even transmit disease causing organisms, which include tapeworms. They are not just harmful for the pets but they can also cause other diseases in the house. If you have young children or elderly in the house it is best to keep your pet free from fleas. More...
  7. Family Pets Are A TreasureMon, 13 Oct 2014 14:55:24 -0500
    Family pets are important members of the family. Keeping pets is also a good way of teaching children about responsibility. Children learn by observing the way we do things, they need to see their parents actively involved in caring for and enjoying the pet so they can emulate that behaviour. More...
  8. How to Keep Your Pets Happy With Toys and TreatsWed, 08 Oct 2014 10:37:34 -0500
    There are many benefits of having pets at home, as they can have a very beneficial impression on our lives. No doubt, having pets requires double the amount of regular cleaning, spending, and extra appointments with the doctors and vets. However, caring for pets make you responsible, organized, loving and tender. It also allows you to connect emotionally, not only with the pet, but also with fellow humans. If pets can offer us so much happiness, we ought to please them with thoughtful chosen pet gifts. Generally, there are wide varieties of gifts, such as pet toys, treats, leashes and collars, bath products, beddings, pet clothing, first aid kits and grooming items. Here are some more gift ideas for pets. More...
Fish News
  1. How Do You Medicate Fish?Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:53:44 -0600
    Treatment of fish diseases can be complex and it is affected by several factors including the pathogen (and the critical life cycle stages), efficacy, safety, water parameters (volume, temperature, pH, alkalinity (KH), general hardness (GH), dissolved oxygen, movement), fish species, tank type, filtration, epidemiological data, presence of vegetation and organics, and most importantly, availability, legislation, costs and client compliance. This article discusses the generalities for the different modes of administering drugs to fish. More...
  2. Ten Steps to Making Your Aquarium Algae-FreeWed, 12 Nov 2014 14:42:14 -0600
    Algae can turn a pristine aquascape into a horrible eye-sore in a matter of days. In ponds, algae can suffocate the fish overnight or kill fish when the bloom crashes. Algal overgrowth can be due to a variety of reasons and this article will show you how to defeat your algal problem. More...
  3. What and When To Feed Your Pet PiranhaTue, 11 Nov 2014 11:48:04 -0600
    There is a common misconception that you can feed anything to your pet piranhas and that's all they need to survive. Unfortunately, that is not the case and I'm hoping that this article can shed some light on this topic. More...
  4. My Fish Isn't Eating - What Should I Do?Thu, 06 Nov 2014 11:19:58 -0600
    There are many reasons why fish stop eating. This article tells you why and how to tell. More...
Cat News
  1. Cat Circles - The Latest Feline PhenomenonWed, 26 Nov 2014 09:58:58 -0600
    Cats and the internet are a match made in heaven. Every year or two a new feline frenzy sweeps the internet. First came the "infinite cat project", "Lol Cats" are still going strong. While 2012 saw the questionable practice of "Breading" go viral. Now "Cat Circles" are delighting and baffling people all over the world. More...
  2. The Bengal - A Wild Pet?Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:30:43 -0600
    The Bengal is a new breed of domestic cat that first emerged in the USA and is a crossing of a domestic cat with the Asian Leopard Cat. It gets its name from the Latin name of its wild half, Felis Bengalensis and while it appears much like its wild ancestor, its character tends to favor the domestic side of its nature. More...
  3. Pet Health Care 101: Feline Diarrhea OverviewTue, 11 Nov 2014 14:16:05 -0600
    Diarrhea is one common problem that many cat owners talk about when it comes to their pet's health. Diarrhea occurs when pets exhibit loose or watery stool. Although the gastrointestinal problem can be solved in less than a week, chronic diarrhea may also be a sign of other underlying health problems. More...
  4. How To List Kittens For SaleMon, 10 Nov 2014 13:58:55 -0600
    When trying to make a listing showing that you have kittens for sale, you have to stand out. Here are some ways to make your post jump out at readers online. More...
  5. Why You Should Vaccinate Your CatMon, 10 Nov 2014 07:17:41 -0600
    We often hear that vaccinations for our pets are important but do we understand why? We will review the many necessary vaccinations for your cat and why they are so important to keep your cat healthy. More...
  6. How to Lessen Hairballs for Your CatMon, 10 Nov 2014 07:16:52 -0600
    Why does your cat get hairballs? Most of the time they are harmless but there are things you can do to reduce the amount of hairballs for your cat. We will explore these for you so that you can make your cat's life more comfortable. More...
  7. Interesting Facts That Cats Lovers Should KnowThu, 06 Nov 2014 07:02:53 -0600
    If we are to believe the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association), the US homes hosted approximately 81.721,000 cats in 2007, and only 72,114,000 dogs. Almost 32% of these houses had a cat in their care, and an average cat lover had minimum 2 felines. More...
  8. Cat Facts You Should KnowThu, 06 Nov 2014 07:01:48 -0600
    Cats are not able to perceive sweet tastes - This is probably one of the reasons why they are so bitter. Multiple studies proved that cats that live in a domestic environment are not attracted to sweets (whether they are carbohydrates or sweeteners). At a close research, it was shown that their taste cells are not responsive to various types of sugars (sucrose included). More...
Dog News
  1. How to Commission Beautiful German Shepherd PaintingsWed, 26 Nov 2014 13:16:23 -0600
    German Shepherds (Alsatian dogs) make wonderful subjects for a painting. If you are looking to commission a dog artist to hand paint you beautiful German Shepherd paintings of your dogs, then read this first. More...
  2. Bulldog Puppies Require A Lot Of Care And TrainingWed, 26 Nov 2014 09:38:02 -0600
    There are many different kinds of dogs in the world. There are some that are very easily trained and others that people cannot train at all. Bulldog puppies are one breed that takes some patience while training and caring for them. More...
  3. English Bulldogs' Behaviour Is Unique And Welcomed By ManyWed, 26 Nov 2014 09:37:59 -0600
    Anytime that someone owns a dog, they have certain traits that they want to see in it. This is something that is going to be very important for a lot of dog owners. English bulldogs behaviour is something that is unique. More...
  4. Important Dog Grooming TipsMon, 24 Nov 2014 15:59:01 -0600
    Keeping your dog well groomed and clean is a necessity for his/her overall health and happiness. Here are a few essential tips that will help you immensely in this regard. More...
  5. How to Choose Perfect Dog Collar for Your PupSun, 23 Nov 2014 12:59:03 -0600
    Most of us remain confused about choosing the best dog collar for our beloved four legged friends. Here are some tips and insights with regard to finding the best fit for your pet. More...
  6. Things Needed While Travelling With Your DogSat, 22 Nov 2014 13:59:01 -0600
    Are you thinking of going on a business or pleasure trip with your beloved four legged friend in tow? Travelling with one's pet can be a tricky and anxious affair at times and proper preparation is a must in order to make it a happy experience for both you and your dog. More...
  7. Winter Tips for Your Dog - Dog CareFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:59:01 -0600
    Winter can be harsh on your dog if you do not endeavor to take the right steps towards keeping him/her warm and comfortable all throughout this period. Here are some helpful tips. More...
  8. Dogs and Joint Pain - Natural ReliefWed, 19 Nov 2014 14:21:45 -0600
    Dog owners do not want to their pets experiencing pain. When pet family members are in pain, pet owners take action. More...
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