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  • Jan 12 2018

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    Cat Constipation

    Many cats are notorious for not drinking much water. This makes them prone to constipation. It would be a major error to take this condition lightly. Constipation is never normal. It can lead…

  • Jan 06 2018

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    Be Careful With Dogs And Peanut Butter!

    Ah, peanut butter—so yummy, but so unhealthy for you. Some peanut butter companies have tried to make peanut butter healthier by reducing the amount of fat within their peanut butter….

  • Jan 05 2018

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    How To Know If Your Cat Can Drink Milk

    Many people don’t think twice about giving dairy to cats. Whipped cream is used as a common treat, and what kind of cat commercial would be complete without depicting a…

  • Jan 05 2018

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    Why Your Cat May Be Getting Thin

    Weight loss is a common feline problem, particularly in senior kitties. Figuring out if your kitty is losing weight may be reliant on what you feel (rather than what you see). This is…

  • Dec 30 2017

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    How To Safely Remove Ticks From Your Dog

    There are very few things with a greater “yuk factor” than an attached and feeding tick on your dog (or even yourself). While so called “seed ticks” are quite small, they are…

  • Dec 30 2017

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    Tips For Preventing Tick-Borne Diseases In Dogs

    Ticks are such annoying little creatures, but far more significant than the nuisance factor is their ability to spread disease. Ticks that embed in a dog’s skin can transmit a variety of serious and…

  • Dec 29 2017

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    Heartworm In Pets

    What Is Heartworm Disease? Heartworm disease is caused by the parasite Dirofilaria immitis, a type of roundworm that lives inside the heart and blood vessels of the lungs. Heartworm disease is…

  • Dec 29 2017

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    Thyroid Tumors In Cats

    AJ Debiasse, a technician in Stroudsburg, PA, contributed to this article. Did you know that cats can have a hyperactive thyroid gland? Also known as hyperthyroidism, it’s a fairly common condition in older cats. In…

  • Dec 22 2017

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    Common Dog Fears and Phobias

    Dogs can suffer from a number of different fears and phobias, and you may be the reason behind your confusion toward what your dog will and will not do. These…

  • Dec 22 2017

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    Social Anxiety In Dogs

    It’s that time of year again when your house becomes the Griswold’s and lots of people (and their pets!) come over to tell your pets how cute they are. But…