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Celebrate National Pet Fire Safety Day with These Tips

Here is a guide to preventing pets from starting house fires.National Pet Fire Safety day is to bring awareness to this issue, but also to keep our puppies safe.

The Top 10 Questions that All Pet Owners Should Ask Their Vet

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but that is not entirely true. Animals, just like human beings, can grasp new concepts up until the day they die. Living with behavioral problems or the frustrations thereof can have damaging consequenc

Leptospirosis Outbreak Affecting Thousands of Dogs and Humans in Chicago and New York

Potentially deadly cases of Leptospirosis include symptoms such as fever, vomiting, lethargy, diarrhea, decreased appetite, and yellowing of the skin or eyes. Pet owners are urged to use caution when visiting dog parks or using public water bowls.

10 Reasons Why Your Pet’s Teeth are Just as Important as Your Own

Let’s see why your pet’s teeth are just as important as your own:

How to Help a Lost or Stray Dog

Consider the safety of yourself and the dog involved. A stray or lost dog can be very frightened and skittish. He may try to bite or lunge at you in order to protect itself.

Breast Cancer and Pets: The Basics

Chemotherapy and/or radiation may be used to treat the cancer, although cats are more likely to receive these treatments. As is the case with humans, the sooner you treat the disease, the better the prognosis is.

Keep Yourself and Your Pet Safe in the Car

As adorable as it is, avoid letting your dog stick his head out the window. In a sudden stop or crash, your buddy could get really hurt. Also, flying dirt and debris is likely to irritate your buddy’s eyes, ears and nose while you’re moving.

6 Reasons Why Dogs Have Superhero Noses

Dogs Smell You Better- Dogs have a sense of smell better than any human, in fact, 10 to 1,000,000 times better! And it’s through that sense of smell that your dog can read you better than anyone.

10 Tips For Keeping Your Dog Safe In The Summer

4. Lots of Water: Provide your dog with plenty of unrestricted access to fresh water, and encourage him/her to drink as much as possible. Feeding your pup wet doggy food in the summer also increases water intake.

5 Safety and Calming Tips For Your Pet During Fireworks

This happens every year. Plan ahead and see if you can ease your pet’s reactions by conditioning him to sounds. Expose him to recordings of traffic sounds, thunder, fireworks, etc. Use a low volume at first, and gradually expose him to louder, but no