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    Get In Sync With Your Dog

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    Knowing what your dog is trying to tell you can help keep your dog feeling safe and secure. You and your furry friend can become even more connected if you learn how to pay attention to these subtle cues in your dog’s body language. Find out how your dog is feeling[…]

    10 Songs All About Dogs

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    Musicians love their four-legged friends just as much as the rest of us! They have been writing songs to celebrate their dogs forever! Here are 10 of the most heartwarming songs written about our furry companions. I Love My Dog – Cat Sevens Here is Cat Stevens singing about how much he loves[…]

    How to Start Your Own Dog Walking Group

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    Your dog is your best buddy, but sometimes your furry friend might not be the best conversation. One way to make dog walks more fun is to find some pals with pups and start your own dog walking group! Dog walking groups don’t just turn your walk into a social event,[…]

    Does Your Pet Dream?

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    Have you ever seen your dog running or heard your cat chattering in their sleep? Maybe you’ve wondered what is going on, and the question is does your pet dream?   Since we can’t ask them whether or not they dream, we have to use what we know about humans.[…]

    Living With Both Cats and Dogs

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    We’ve all heard the term “fighting like cats and dogs” but does it have to be that way? Can cats and dogs live together in harmony? You bet! Here are some ways you can make cohabiting and even introductions the best they can be. The More The Merrier! Having a home[…]

    Toxic Plants Your Pets Should Avoid

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    From Your Flowerbed: Lillies: There are several kinds of lilies, with varying degrees of toxicity that should be avoided by all your pets, especially your feline friends. High toxicity (star lily, glory lily, lily of the valley) Kidney failure (swollen abdomen – fluid retention, unusual urination – marked increase or[…]

    How To Save On Pet Expenses

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    Being a pet owner can be pricey, here are some tips to help you get more bark for your buck! Health: Vet bills can be expensive. One way to avoid a surprise expense at the vet is by taking good care of your pet’s health with preventative measures. Clean Teeth,[…]

    How to Make a Pet Emergency Preparedness Kit

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    When an emergency strikes, it’s important that you and your family are ready for anything. Having all the essentials your pet could need ready to go in the event of a disaster can give you peace of mind. You can purchase premade Emergency kits, but you can also assemble your[…]

    Can Your Pets See Color?

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    It is a common misconception that dogs and cats can only see the world in black and white. Let’s look at the science behind how we see colors to better explain what your pets can see! Humans and their furry friend both have two kinds of receptors in their eyes:[…]

    Chow Time: 7 Vets Give Their Advice For Feeding Your Dog

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    We all want our pets to be healthy and happy; a great diet plays a starring role. Confused about what to feed Fido? (Us too! There’s so much advice out there.) Let’s see what the experts have to say about chow time. Dr. TJ Dunn Jr., DVM and Canine Nutritionist[…]

    Fall Pet Safety Tips

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    With the changing seasons come a new set of tips on how to keep your pets safe this Fall!

    The ABCs of Insuring Your Pet

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    Pet insurance is a great way to make sure your pets live longer, healthier lives!