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Can My Pet Get Fleas During the Winter?

You might be surprised to learn that while fleas thrive in humid, warm conditions – with the height of their activity in the spring, summer and even fall – they can and do endure the winter months by surviving in a variety of ways.
Dogs

The Top New Year’s Resolutions for You and Your Pet

With the end of December fast approaching, it’s become somewhat of a tradition to take an honest look at our lifestyles and habits to identify where improvements can be made.
getting started

The Advantages of Adopting a Senior Pet

Many hopeful pet parents visit shelters or browse rescue websites looking for a new kitten or puppy to welcome into their family.

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.
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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.

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Reptiles

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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Bringing Fish into the Classroom

When choosing a pet for the classroom, many teachers will choose fish.
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Changing the Water – Cleaning the Tank

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

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