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Outdoor or Indoor Cat: Which Is Right for You?

Outdoor or Indoor Cat: Which Is Right for You?

| October 8, 2012

When deciding whether to have an outdoor or indoor cat, the vast majority of veterinarians will tell you to think about the cat’s best interest, not your own.

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5 Tips for Traveling With Pets

5 Tips for Traveling With Pets

| October 3, 2012

Keep these following five tips for traveling with pets in mind if you plan to travel by air, train or bus.

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Seven Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Pet Sitter

Seven Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Pet Sitter

| September 22, 2012

Many people prefer to leave their animals at home with a pet sitter when traveling. Here’s the way to find the best one.

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Six Questions to Ask Your Veterinarian

Six Questions to Ask Your Veterinarian

| August 30, 2012

Find the answers to six commonly asked questions about a pet’s well-being below, but be sure to follow up with a professional if a situation worsens.

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Necessity vs. Luxury: Pet Grooming on a Budget

Necessity vs. Luxury: Pet Grooming on a Budget

| August 24, 2012

Pets get stinky — dogs more so than cats — and require regular grooming. If you have limited funds, follow these five pet grooming tips to stay on budget.

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Dog Food Essentials

Dog Food Essentials

| August 17, 2012

The recent run of dog food recalls has many pet parents shopping for a new brand. Educate yourself about dog food ingredients and safety.

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New Puppy Training Tips

New Puppy Training Tips

| August 10, 2012

Certain actions must be discouraged or encouraged to ensure the puppy grows up into a well-mannered dog.

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Bringing Home a New Puppy, Part 2

Bringing Home a New Puppy, Part 2

| August 3, 2012

A puppy spends a lot of time on the floor. So start puppy-proofing your home by seeing what’s at his level.

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Bringing Home a New Puppy: Basic Supplies

Bringing Home a New Puppy: Basic Supplies

| August 1, 2012

Don’t forget the dog food, water bowl and treats!

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Adopting a Dog: Vaccinations, Medications and Supplements

Adopting a Dog: Vaccinations, Medications and Supplements

| July 16, 2012

Your recently adopted dog needs just a few things: a place to sleep, toys for play and expert health care from a local vet.

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