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Put To Sleep - Part 1
A family, including three dogs and a cat live happily in a
good house with extensive gardens; a great area for the
animals to roam and play. By this stage, the kids have
grown up, moved away and started their own lives.
Have an Itchy Dog?
Consider These Grooming Tips Before Turning To Chemical
Many dogs today suffer from itchy skin caused by a variety
of factors. Dogs actually have more sensitive skin than
humans, and are often exposed to a variety of irritants in
Dog Vaccinations - What
You Need to Know to Protect Your Dog
Almost all communities in the U.S.
Why Exotic Pets Should
Not Be Banned
We all know how special interest groups can blow things out
of proportion - like the nonexistent "Exotic Pet Crisis."
If you listened to some animal rights groups, you'd think
keeping exotic pets is cruel, dangerous, and even bordering
on treason! Before you buy that agenda, consider that a
junior high student once made a convincing case for banning
dihydrogen monoxide: colorless, odorless, and tasteless, it
kills thousands of people every year.
In a recent discussion about pet safety, the services
provided by a website entitled RecoveryPets.Com was
compared to microchips and tattoos, and were they a better
option to providing identification for pets.
Tips On Breeding
If you are looking for tips on breeding tropical fish, you
must first decide what type of tropical fish you wish to
breed. Some tropical fish are live bearers, which means
they give birth to live minnow babies.
Tips for Introducing Two
Adding a new member to your feline family is usually more
exciting for you than your current cat. Even though they
are solitary by nature, most cats eventually learn to
accept or at least tolerate newcomers.
Knowing how to feed your betta is fundamental, because
doing it wrong can have big consequences for your betta's
health. Nothing is more stressful than dealing with a sick
fish, right? So, let's do it right, and not have a
calamity! Here are some golden rules for feeding your
betta: First, select the proper foods.
West Highland White
Terrier - Picking the Right Breeder
Do you want a Westie as a pet? What are your expectations?
What do you know about the breed? You take time out to know
these answers. Knowing your motives and being sufficiently
educated about the breed, is key to getting the dog that's
right for you.
How to Make Your Cats
Life, and YOUR Life, Happier - Training Your
Imagine that you are scolding your cat for scratching at
your new furniture, and Kitty is sitting staring at you.
Suddenly you realize how silly you look and how futile your
Toby - My Whirling
Five years ago this August a funny little puppy came to
live in our home. He was tiny, blue-gray and white colored
coat, skinny tail that hurt when it hit you and the biggest
bat ears I'd ever seen on a puppy.
Pet Food Label Secrets
Revealed! Know What You Are Feeding Your Dog And
Reading a pet food label, how difficult can it be? You just
pick up your regular brand and look at the variety on the
front, right? Not so fast! Reading a pet food label isn't
as easy as you may think. It's not just ingredients and
Understanding Your Pets
If you are beginning to feel like an endangered species
surrounded by the chewed up remnants of your previous
existence, fear not. First of all you are not alone.
Treating Dog Arthritis
With Natural Supplements
Dog arthritis is one of the most common diseases that
affect canines; especially large breed dogs (60-90 lbs) the
best thing you can do is to prevent the occurrence of this
disease with the appropriate supplements when your dog is 4
or 5 years old and not wait until symptoms show, but if
your dog is already presenting symptoms and/or pain you
should consider the option of natural treatment for your
pet's condition. Osteoarthritis in dogs (or just dog
arthritis) can be treated effectively with natural
supplements that are as effective as commonly prescribed
drugs and much safer because of the less risk of side
Barking Problems: Train
Your Dog To Stop Barking!
All dogs bark, it's their way to communicate a message. Dog
barks for various reasons: to greet, to alert, out of
boredom, to attract attention or when they are excited.
Westie Pups - How to
Prepare for Your Westie Puppy
Just like when you bring home a new baby, you will need to
prepare before you bring home your westie puppy. The needs
of westie pups are not tremendous, but there are a few
things that you must have in place to give your westie a
safe, happy transition into your life.
Let me begin by saying that I am not an herbalist. I do not
recommend using herbs as internal medication for your pets
unless you have consulted a holistic vet and/or have done
extensive reading and research and feel safe treating your
Picking Up A Horses
The idea of picking up a horse's hooves can intimidate some
owners since a well-placed horse kick would really hurt!
Such caution is good, but in reality if you pick up a
horse's hoof properly you provide him with no leverage or
ability to kick you. This is a situation where a person's
worst fears can cause him to imagine an incident that is
highly unlikely to occur with careful handling.
Are Your Fish
Keeping a fish tank is a wonderful and relaxing hobby, but
it can turn stressful if your fish start to die off. The
most common cause of fish disease is poor water quality so
it is vital that you perform regular maintenance on the
tank, making sure you do a partial water change
periodically and clean out any waste or uneaten food so it
does not decay and poison the water.
The Dreaded Vet Visit: 5
Ways to Comfort Your Dog
Uh-oh, it's that time again. The dreaded vet visit, and
Barkley will be whimpering all the way.