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Fascinating felines: The surprising truths about 5 common cat myths

Fascinating felines: The surprising truths about 5 common cat myths

Americans’ love affair with pets continues to grow with approximately 69 million households owning a pet, according to American Veterinary Medical Association. In fact, pet ownership has tripled since the…

German shepherds to gerbils: How to choose the best pet for your family

German shepherds to gerbils: How to choose the best pet for your family

Whether a loyal pal like Lassie is what you’re looking for, or a Garfield–like couch potato is more your speed, a pet can make a wonderful addition to your family.…

Turn your backyard into a winter wonderland for wild birds with simple, smart, timely tips

Turn your backyard into a winter wonderland for wild birds with simple, smart, timely tips

You may think warm weather is prime-time to enjoy the rewarding hobby of bird-feeding and bird-watching. Winter, however, is the time of year when birds need you most – and…

How to stop pet stains from straining your family events

How to stop pet stains from straining your family events

While there is no doubt that pet owners love their furry friends, it’s fair to say that dogs and cats can easily take over the home. Whether you’re dealing with…

Tips to keep your pets happy and safe this holiday season

Tips to keep your pets happy and safe this holiday season

The holidays are often an exciting but hectic time filled with parties, travel and social obligations. If you’re among the 68 percent of Americans who own a pet it can…

Passion pays off: No-kill movement saves millions of animals per year

Passion pays off: No-kill movement saves millions of animals per year

Americans like to think of themselves as a pet-loving society; today, nearly 70 million dogs and 74 million cats live in U.S. households, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association.…

How to protect your pet from the obesity epidemic

How to protect your pet from the obesity epidemic

The most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that more than one-third, or 78.6 million, of U.S. adults are obese. While the issue is well-recognized…

The right flea and tick treatment can protect your pet from little bugs … and big problems

If you’re a pet owner, you know parasites – particularly fleas and ticks – can be a frustrating problem. That’s why you keep your pet out of tall grass and…

Pet-proofing your home in preparation for adopting a shelter animal

Pet-proofing your home in preparation for adopting a shelter animal

The addition of a new pet to the family is always a cause for celebration. Stress can occur, too, no matter how welcome the new addition. When you’re thinking about…

Boost your pet’s health with these preventive measures

Boost your pet’s health with these preventive measures

Taking active, preventive measures to support your health is one of the most important things you can do to ward off serious illness. You eat right, exercise, brush your teeth…