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What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It

What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It

What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It   Cough, cough, cough. Hearing your pup cough after you had the flu may make you wonder if they caught your illness. While your dog certainly can become sick with a respiratory condition, “the flu” is...

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Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets

Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets

Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets   As your furry companion ages, regular exercise is critical to help them maintain healthy muscle mass and body condition. However, the same activities your pet enjoyed when they were younger can create too much stress...

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Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet

Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet

Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet   Getting older seems to bring with it several health problems for our furry friends, including behavior issues. As your furry pal grows older, keep an eye out for common behavior issues that may pop up so...

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How to Keep Your Cat Healthy

How to Keep Your Cat Healthy

How to Keep Your Cat Healthy   You might think cats are largely self-sufficient and require little care, especially compared to their canine counterparts. Realistically, they need just as much attention to remain happy and healthy. Keep your feline friend in...

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When Should I Worry About Lumps and Bumps on My Pet?

When Should I Worry About Lumps and Bumps on My Pet?   November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Approximately 1 in 4 pets will develop cancer at some stage in their life, so it is critical to know how to spot possible warning signs. This month, our team...

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5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home

5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home

5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home   A curious pet could land in a heap of trouble if you don’t take precautions. In honor of National Animal Safety and Protection Month, our team shares tips on how to keep your furry friend safe inside and...

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Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps

Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps

Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps   National Pet Obesity Awareness Day is on October 12, but you should always keep an eye on your pet’s weight. More than half of the nation’s cats and dogs are considered overweight or obese, which can lead to...

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Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs

Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs

Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs    Specially abled pets hold a special spot in animal lovers’ hearts, and deaf dogs are certainly a category to be treasured. In honor of Deaf Dog Awareness Week, which falls on the last full week of September each year, our...

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Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition

Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition

Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition   Switching from summer to school can be rough for all family members, furry ones included. To help make the back-to-school transition easier—for your pet, at least—try the following tips.   #1: Set up your...

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What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It

What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It

What Is Canine Influenza and What Should You Know About It   Cough, cough, cough. Hearing your pup cough after you had the flu may make you wonder if they caught your illness. While your dog certainly can become sick with a respiratory condition, “the flu” is...

read more
Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets

Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets

Helpful Low-Effort Exercises for Senior Pets   As your furry companion ages, regular exercise is critical to help them maintain healthy muscle mass and body condition. However, the same activities your pet enjoyed when they were younger can create too much stress...

read more
Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet

Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet

Ways To Deal With Changing Behavior in Your Senior Pet   Getting older seems to bring with it several health problems for our furry friends, including behavior issues. As your furry pal grows older, keep an eye out for common behavior issues that may pop up so...

read more
How to Keep Your Cat Healthy

How to Keep Your Cat Healthy

How to Keep Your Cat Healthy   You might think cats are largely self-sufficient and require little care, especially compared to their canine counterparts. Realistically, they need just as much attention to remain happy and healthy. Keep your feline friend in...

read more

When Should I Worry About Lumps and Bumps on My Pet?

When Should I Worry About Lumps and Bumps on My Pet?   November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Approximately 1 in 4 pets will develop cancer at some stage in their life, so it is critical to know how to spot possible warning signs. This month, our team...

read more
5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home

5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home

5 Pet Safety Tips for Inside & Outside the Home   A curious pet could land in a heap of trouble if you don’t take precautions. In honor of National Animal Safety and Protection Month, our team shares tips on how to keep your furry friend safe inside and...

read more
Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps

Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps

Pet Obesity Prevention Starts with These 3 Steps   National Pet Obesity Awareness Day is on October 12, but you should always keep an eye on your pet’s weight. More than half of the nation’s cats and dogs are considered overweight or obese, which can lead to...

read more
Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs

Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs

Safety Tips for Owners of Deaf Dogs    Specially abled pets hold a special spot in animal lovers’ hearts, and deaf dogs are certainly a category to be treasured. In honor of Deaf Dog Awareness Week, which falls on the last full week of September each year, our...

read more
Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition

Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition

Prepare Your Pet for the Back-to-School Transition   Switching from summer to school can be rough for all family members, furry ones included. To help make the back-to-school transition easier—for your pet, at least—try the following tips.   #1: Set up your...

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