The most common reason for blindness in pets is old age, but genetic factors and conditions like glaucoma could leave your pet blind or vision-impaired at any age. While this may be heartbreaking for pet owners and frustrating for pets, blind cats and dogs can still have a great quality of life.
These tips can make things a bit easier for both you and your pet!
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If you’ve ever seen a dog struggle through parvovirus, then you know that it’s a truly terrible and potentially fatal disease. With spring on the horizon, parvo season is about to begin, and it’s imperative that your pet is protected.
Proper prevention, quick recognition of the symptoms, and early treatment can mean the difference between life and death for your dog. Here’s what you need to know to give your pet the best chance against parvo:
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Are Pets a Good Present?
We’ve all seen it before. Maybe it’s on a friend’s social media or maybe in a movie or television show. A little girl or boy is gifted a pet by their parents for their birthday or for a special holiday like Christmas. While of course joy is to be expected, are pets a good present? Whether it’s a puppy, a new kitten, or a small pet like a hamster, pets can make great gifts…if they’re in the right hands.
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10 Human Snacks That Are Healthy For Dogs
Have you ever found yourself eating a delicious snack only to look down and see some “puppy dog eyes” staring up at you? We’ve assembled a list of ten human snacks that can also be used as a healthy treat for your pup. Now you can share your food…but remember; moderation is key!
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If you’re a dog owner, it’s inevitable that your furry friend will experience vomiting and diarrhea at some point in his life. No one likes to see their dog suffer, but no one likes to pay unnecessary vet bills either. It can be tough to know when your dog truly needs medical attention and when he just needs a day to get better on his own. These guidelines will help you make the right call and keep your pooch healthy!
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When you’re ready to welcome a new pup into your family, your first step may be to start researching which breed is right for you. But before you give that breeder a call, consider these five reasons to adopting a mutt.
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Top 8 Things Your Pet Does That Creeps You Out
If you have a pet, then you know just how weird animals can be. Pets come in all shapes and sizes, ranging from furry friends to scaley companions, and at the end of the day, they all have actions that outright creep us out. Here are the top 9 things your pet does that creeps you out:
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Happy October everyone! Halloween is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to talk about black cats! Our furry feline friends make great pets for all age groups. However, black cats have a bad rap starting back as far as 1232 AD. During this time Pope Gregory IX penned a document that claims black cats as an “incarnation of Satan.” This belief spread and was perpetuated over many years, even being associated in the Salem Witch Trials.
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Show Me the Cat Facts- 3 Interesting Facts About Cats
Looking to get add a furry feline friend to the household? Cats can be mysterious creatures with unique personalities and adorable quirks. While popular culture usually paints cat owners as “crazy”, cats have grown in popularity with some statistics showing that there are more cat owners than there are dog owners. Along with a rich history, cats have been shown to be fascinating creatures and even provide some health benefits to their owners.
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Has your pet suddenly started eating less or even stopped altogether? Does your pet drool more than usual? If so, this may mean your pet has dental problems! How can you fix this? Continue reading “5 Tips to Improve Your Pet’s Dental Hygiene”