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  • Is a Dog Right for You?

    August 25, 2016
    Maybe you’ve heard dog owners say, “Having a dog is like having a child who never grows up.” This statement often brings skeptical looks from people who have never shared…
  • Are You Ready to Own a Pet?

    August 25, 2016
    As soon as you enter an animal shelter, the temptation to adopt will be very great. That’s why it’s so important to consider whether bringing an animal into your life…
  • Introducing Cats to Cats

    August 25, 2016
    Some people say cats are like chips — you can’t have just one! As one of the 85 million1 cat owners out there, you may be considering adding a new feline…
  • Is a Cat Right for You?

    August 25, 2016
    While cats make purr-fect pets for some people, they don’t for others. Cats are dependent on their owners for all their needs — food, water, medical attention, exercise, shelter, and,…
  • If You Find a Lost Pet

    August 25, 2016
    Have you ever seen a dog or cat running loose on a busy street and feared for its safety? You may have tried to get it out of harm’s way…
  • Rabies Facts & Prevention Tips

    August 25, 2016
    Rabies Facts Rabies is a viral disease that affects the central nervous system. Rabies can infect any warm-blooded animal. There is no cure for rabies, and it is almost always…
  • Indoor Cats vs. Outdoor Cats

    August 25, 2016
    Like many cat lovers, you may have thought about letting your cat go outside. A lot of cat owners feel guilty about keeping their cat inside, and worry that they…
  • Animal Abuse

    August 25, 2016
    Step 1: Evaluate the Situation Animal Neglect Maybe it only looks like neglect. Look more closely at different times of day. Maybe the food and water bowls are kept inside,…
  • Euthanasia: Making the Decision

    August 25, 2016
    While some pets die of old age in the comfort of their own home, many others become seriously ill, get injured in some way or experience a significantly diminished quality…
  • Housetraining Puppies & Dogs

    August 25, 2016
    Are you dealing with a pooping puppy? Or a urinating Yorkie? Don’t give up on Fido just yet!  Here are some ways you can deal with your housetraining woes: 1.…