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Preventing Gum Disease in Pets

Preventing Gum Disease in Pets

We’ve mentioned in the past how important good oral health is in maintain your pets’ overall health. Gum disease poses a major problems for many pets because if gums are not adequately maintained, the results can affect more than your pet’s mouth. Gum disease, also...
Why Your Pet Has Become Aggressive

Why Your Pet Has Become Aggressive

Pet’s don’t just go crazy for no reason. However, the root cause of your pet’s aggressive behavior may not always be clear. Nevertheless, there are some common causes for animal aggression that you should know so that you can quickly address your pet’s behavior before...
Managing Separation Anxiety in Pets

Managing Separation Anxiety in Pets

Thirty years ago, the term “separation anxiety” was rarely used in dog training circles. Today, you’d be hard pressed to come across a dog trainer, veterinarian, or other animal profession who hasn’t heard of separation anxiety in pets or experienced it with their own...
Should I Get Pet Insurance?

Should I Get Pet Insurance?

Exams, surgeries, accidents. These are among the common healthcare services pet parents all around must deal with every day. While we all would do anything for our pets, many hesitate when faced with the veterinary bill. Luckily, pet owners now have plenty of options...
5 of Your Most Burning Rabies Questions Answered

5 of Your Most Burning Rabies Questions Answered

Even the word “rabies” strikes fear into many a pet owner. You don’t have to watch Old Yeller or Cujo to know that you do not want your furry friend to ever come in contact with the dreaded virus. Luckily, rabies is less common than it once was, though it still...
What You Should Know About Your Cat’s Risk of Heatstroke

What You Should Know About Your Cat’s Risk of Heatstroke

So often we hear of the cautionary tales of leaving your dogs in cars and other areas where they can easily overheat. But are the risks for our cats just as great? While it is uncommon to take our cats for a jog in the park or a car ride to the store, our feline...