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Safety in the Fresh Air and the Outdoors for Your Cat - How To Build a Cattery
Animal welfare organizations and humane societies have been very successful in helping people to accept that their cats
are safer living exclusively indoors, especially in urban areas. However, cat lovers still want to give their cats a
chance to enjoy fresh air and all the sights and sounds that come with it.
Symptoms of Pain and Illness in Dogs
Dog owners, who recognize the early signs and symptoms of illness or pain in their dogs, will not only relieve their
loved one's suffering but may also be able to save themselves an expensive trip to the veterinarian. Not only
is it important to recognize these signs early to relieve pain and suffering, but it is much more effective to treat an illness when it is detected early.
Choosing Between Dog Training Schools and Animal Behavior Specialists
If you are having behavioral issues with your dog that you cannot seem to resolve on your own, getting professional
help is an excellent idea. However, there are two different kinds of professionals that can help you with your
situation: a Dog Training School, and an Animal Behavior Specialist.
What About a Newfoundland Dog
Ok, so everyone who stays on top of the show dog world knows that a Newfoundland won Best in Show at the
Westminster Dog Show in 2004. That was a shock to many of the traditionalists who think that the smaller and more
assertive dogs are the ideal and drool does not belong on the show floor.
Introduction: A long time ago, before evolution turned the primate into the businessman carrying a brief case, the
topic of ethical considerations concerning animals was as talked about as an episode of Barney at a dog trainer's
convention. Why is this? I believe that this is because nobody bothered to decide to give the issue any thought.
Identifying and Treating Health Problems in Your Dog
An essential to your dog's health is his/her regular annual checkup with the vet. The vaccinations* which are given to
your dog each year ensure your dog's immunity to some common infectious diseases.
Beds for the Pets: Sleeping in Comfort
As we love to have a comfortable place to sleep so do the animals. So there are various types of beds for the pets to give them a comfortable sleep.
Canine Eclampsia, or Milk Fever In Dogs
Eclampsia, or milk fever, is an acute, life-threatening condition which attacks a brood bitch about 3 to 4 weeks
after whelping puppies. It is more common in the small breeds of dogs that have had large litters.
How to Maintain Your Love Affair With Your Dog: Part One - Training
Training Tips for a Happy and Healthy Relationship with Your Canine Companion. When I first laid eyes on my little
ball of black fluff at an adoption fair, I knew there was no turning back. My husband and I had been looking for just
the right dog for months, and all the research and networking had finally paid off.
Crate Training Your Puppy or Dog
Introducing your puppy to the crate should be an easy and fun process. First, start by putting the crate somewhere the puppy enjoys being.
Questions to Ask When Choosing a Dog for Family Life
Dog's come in all shapes and sizes - out of all the dogs you've ever met you've probably been more attracted to some
breeds than others. Perhaps you had a dog when you were growing up and want the same breed for your children.
Heartworm Treatment for Cats and Dogs
The treatment for heartworms is different for cats and dogs. Do not ever give medicine intended for a cat to your dog or vice versa.
Maintaining your Fish Bowls
Maintaining your fish bowl can be difficult sometimes. However, your fish bowl should be kept as hygienic as possible.
Probiotics - The Good Bacteria
PROBIOTICS - The Good Bacteria - Does your pet have digestion problems, diarrhea, skin problems, food
intolerances, or other chronic health problems? Supplement with a high quality pet probiotic to restore your pet's
healthy gut, and chances are you'll improve your pet's health. A probiotic, sometimes referred to as good or
friendly bacteria, is a microorganism necessary for a healthy and balanced intestinal tract.
Herding and the German Shepherd Dog
Once other animals such as cattle, sheep and goats became
domesticated, man became aware of the dogs herding ability.
Tactics used by hunting wolves, witnessed by humans, such
as driving and separating one animal from the flock, were
further exploited and bred into these dogs.
Seizures in Pets
Witnessing your precious dog or cat having a seizure can be
a most frightening experience. During seizures pets often
lose control, fall over, chomp their teeth, salivate or
drool, whine, paddle with their feet, and begin to urinate
or defecate on themselves.
17 Tips That'll Safeguard You and Your Family From Dog Bites or Attack
Did you know that more than one million north Americans
will be bitten by dogs this year, and about one million dog
bites will go unreported. Its sad but most of the victims
will be children.
Last summer, we added a new pet to our family - our cat, Ally. She was a sweet, shorthaired, stray kitten that we picked up from a neighbor's house.
5 Things to Know about Animal Rescue Groups
Over the past decade, breed rescue groups have become a major force in dog adoptions. These rescue groups limit
their effort to a particular breed of dog including purebreds.
Doggy Dental Care: Teeth Cleaning 101
Your dog's dental health is so important for his total well-being..