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Pets are not presents

By |2018-12-12T22:01:12+00:00December 15th, 2018|Pet Ownership, Pet Welfare|

Puppies are not presents, and neither are kittens, chicks, bunnies, piglets or ducklings. Although owning a pet is both a privilege and a gift, those benefits should not translate into unwrapping them as a holiday present (or tucked into an Easter basket). The idea of giving a puppy or kitten [...]

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June is Adopt-a-Cat Month

By |2018-12-05T20:38:34+00:00June 15th, 2018|Pet Ownership|

With June being Adopt-a-Cat Month, now is the perfect time to open up your home to a new pet. An orphaned animal will be more than happy to become a part of your family. You could develop a loving friendship that lasts for a lifetime. Here are some of the key [...]

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How Can I Cut Down on Pet Shedding?

By |2018-12-05T21:14:03+00:00February 28th, 2018|Pet Ownership|

Shedding is an animal's natural process of losing old or dead hair. Certain breeds of dogs are more prone to shedding than others, but most pets lose hair. Some dogs, particularly dogs who are kept indoors most of the time, tend to shed the same amount throughout the year, while other [...]

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Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

By |2018-12-05T21:16:50+00:00February 14th, 2018|Pet Ownership|

Most people consider their pet to be a friend for life. However, pets offer more than just great companionship. They can also help boost your health. Dr. Charles Whitworth urges you to make pets a part of your life. Here are some of the top health benefits of pet ownership. Less [...]

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