Dogs View All

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How Do Flea & Tick Treatments Work on Cats and Dogs?

For many pet owners, fleas and ticks are a year-round concern – they celebrate all seasons and are always on the lookout for their next meal.
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What’s In a Mutt? Digging into Dog DNA Tests

As pup parents, we talk and post about our four-legged companions frequently. However, many pet owners, especially those who rescued their furry friends, are clueless as how to answer the most commonly asked question: “what kind of dog is that?”
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Managing Cold Weather-Related Cat and Dog Dandruff

When the winter chill creeps in, home heating systems kick on, creating an environment that dries out the moisture in our skin and causes dry, flaky and sensitive spells.

Cats View All

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3 Unusual Cat Behaviors Explained

When was the last time you could honestly say that you had a grip on your cat's body language?
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A Cat’s Daily Diet

Cats need proteins, fats, carbs, water, vitamins and minerals to stay in shape.
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Adopting a Cat

Give a cat another chance at life and a loving home.

Small Animals View All

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A Small Animal’s Daily Diet

Small animal diets are just as diverse as the individual species are.
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Fiber in Your Rabbit’s Diet

Fiber is an essential component of your rabbit’s diet.

Little Pets in the Classroom

Caring for little pets teaches children about animal behavior and how to be a responsible pet owner.

Birds View All

Training & Play

Bird Behavior Basics

Most changes in bird behavior are associated with growth development, environment, or bonding with humans.
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A Bird’s Daily Diet

Because of their high metabolism, birds are sensitive to nutritional deficiencies.
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Foods Birds Should Avoid

There are some foods that should be enjoyed in moderation and others your bird should avoid altogether.

Reptiles View All


Acclimating Your Pet Reptile to its New Habitat

Bringing a reptile home can be stressful for both you and your pet. It’s important to know the proper way to introduce your reptile to its new reptile habitat.
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A Reptile’s Daily Diet

Inexpensive, readily available "people" foods are good for some but not all.
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Geckos as Pets

Geckos are a wonderfully interesting pet and come in all sizes and colors.

Fish View All

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Habitat Needs & Maintenance for Outdoor Koi and Pondfish

Although koi fish may appear to be large goldfish, the two are actually distant cousins, with koi being more closely related to carp.

Changing the Water – Cleaning the Tank

Regular maintenance of your tank will keep your aquarium looking sharp and your fish healthy.

Understanding Aquarium Filtration

Just as your fish are living beings, think of their water as another life form within the aquarium.