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Symptoms of Feline Leukemia, What to Watch For

Symptoms of Feline Leukemia, What to Watch For

In last week’s post we answered the question, What Is Feline Leukemia? Today we turn our attention to the symptoms of feline leukemia. Read on to learn how to look out for this disease, and how to better protect your cat. Just what is Feline Leukemia (FeLV)?  And,...

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What is Feline Leukemia?

What is Feline Leukemia?

We all want to take the best care we can of our pets and so if you have been asking 'What Is Feline Leukemia?' and how can I protect my cat from this disease, you are in the right place. Read on for our lowdown on the cause of this disease and what can be done to...

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Do Dogs See In Color?

Do Dogs See In Color?

Let’s be honest, we all want to get inside our pup’s minds, to hear what they hear, to smell what they smell! (Mmmmm maybe not!) But we do want to know what they see and therefore one of the most frequently asked questions is “do dogs see in color?” Well, today we are...

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9 Homemade Dog Treats Recipes

9 Homemade Dog Treats Recipes

We all want to make sure our dogs get the very best from us and these homemade dog treats recipes can help ensure your pup is eating healthy, natural ingredients. The best part about feeding your dog homemade treats is that you don't have to worry about any dog food...

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Can Dogs Get Colds From Humans?

Can Dogs Get Colds From Humans?

If you have ever wondered ‘can dogs get colds from humans?’ we have the answer for you today. People have become really concerned about ‘species jumping’ viruses.  In fact, they often query websites, chat rooms, and social media about this. They are genuinely...

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How Much Is Adopting a Dog? Lowdown on True Costs

How Much Is Adopting a Dog? Lowdown on True Costs

Thinking you can offer a loving home to a new four-legged friend, but wondering how much is adopting a dog in terms of costs? We have you covered, read on for more information. These days people are suffering a lot of despair and loneliness as they deal with the...

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Tips for Puppy Care for the New Parent

Tips for Puppy Care for the New Parent

Do you have a recent addition to your home and need some tips for puppy care? Maybe you feel excited, scared or even a little bewildered by this new life that now relies entirely on you. Never fear, we have some tips to help you and the puppy settle down together. The...

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Pet Scams – How to Avoid Them Year Round

Pet Scams – How to Avoid Them Year Round

‘Tis the season to be merry...AND WARY of pet scams!   That’s right, it’s the Holiday Season so gift buying and new pet acquiring are high on everyone’s list once again.  But―make no mistake about it―the Covid Pandemic has severely cut into the shopper traffic and...

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Christmas Gifts for Dog Lovers

Christmas Gifts for Dog Lovers

When it comes to the Holidays, let's be honest some people are just difficult to buy for. However, if that person happens to be a dog lover your gift buying quest just got a little easier. Spoil your loved one and their pet with these Christmas gifts for dog lovers....

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Cat Evolution: Are Pet Cats Evolutionary Marvels?

Cat Evolution: Are Pet Cats Evolutionary Marvels?

Ever wondered if your pet cat is descended from a lion? Read on for our lowdown on cat evolution and whether a "meow" was once a "roar". The world’s greatest genetic variety of wild cats exists in Africa.  This remarkable fact is the result of wild cat migration and...

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Dog Treats for Halloween That Are Healthy & Safe

Dog Treats for Halloween That Are Healthy & Safe

Key to your pup loving his or her dog treats for Halloween is not just about whether they taste good. Funny, cute, weird, or ‘spooky’ looking doesn’t matter to dogs either.  The fact is, smell is the sense that dogs use to determine if something is going to be good or...

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Is Cat Declawing Bad?

Is Cat Declawing Bad?

Have you ever considered declawing for your cat and wondered if cat declawing is bad or an option? Today we are going to answer that question. Some Americans are strongly opposed to declawing (a.k.a. onychectomy) because of the physical pain and the likely mental...

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What Are The Best Cat Scratching Posts?

What Are The Best Cat Scratching Posts?

If you’ve ever owned a pet cat then you know they will scratch their claws on just about everything.  But, why do they do this?  And, what can be done to protect your home and possessions from this feline clawing destruction? The answer is simple you need to choose...

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The Best Online Dog Training Courses

The Best Online Dog Training Courses

Are you one of the many people who have adopted a dog during the pandemic?  Have you made a concerted effort to train your new dog?  Maybe you acquired your canine soulmate from a reputable breeder, a local shelter, a city pound, or online.  No matter how you found...

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The Standard Poodle Temperament

The Standard Poodle Temperament

Wondering whether the standard poodle is the right breed for you? Today we explore the standard poodle temperament to discover if it will be a good fit for your family and lifestyle. Here’s a good “trivia” question―what does “le Caniche” mean in English?  It’s the...

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Five Amazing Halloween Gifts For Dogs

Five Amazing Halloween Gifts For Dogs

Your pup is entitled to enjoy Halloween just as much as you do and this is the perfect time of the year to show him or her just how loved they are with these Halloween Gifts for Dogs. We've rounded up our selection of gifts which dogs will love and, let's be honest,...

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Do German Shepherds Make Good Pets?

Do German Shepherds Make Good Pets?

Do German Shepherds Make Good Pets? That’s a question on the minds of tons of folks looking to become first-time dog owners.  People seem to gravitate toward German Shepherds for a host of reasons.  For some, it may simply be because they like the look and nature of...

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Are Golden Retrievers Good Family Dogs?

Are Golden Retrievers Good Family Dogs?

Becoming the proud parents of any dog is an exciting time, but it’s important to make sure the breed is a good fit for your environment and lifestyle. Are golden retrievers good family dogs? Read on to find out. Golden Retriever owners are a lucky lot.  That’s because...

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Where to Buy Dog Accessories Online

Where to Buy Dog Accessories Online

Okay, it’s a pandemic.  You know it, I know it, even your pup knows it! Obviously a pandemic means going out less and avoiding contact with others, and that might lead you to wonder where to buy dog accessories online? Sadly, Covid-19 is not just going to leave us...

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How to Crate Train a Dog

How to Crate Train a Dog

Wondering how to crate train a dog or get your puppy used to his or her new den? Read on for some do’s and don’ts, to get this important step for your dog right. As pet parents, we always want to provide the best living conditions for our dogs.  After all, they are a...

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CBD For Dogs. What Does the Oil Do?

CBD For Dogs. What Does the Oil Do?

You might have heard about the potential benefits of CBD for dogs, but have concerns about what it contains and whether it's right for your pup. In today's post, we examine CBD for dogs and look at what the oil is and does. The Background to CBD for Dogs By now, just...

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Father’s Day Gifts for Dog Lovers

Father’s Day Gifts for Dog Lovers

We all know that buying gifts for the men in our lives is difficult and that's why we have rounded up these Father's day gifts for dog lovers - after all how many pairs of socks does one man need? However, if you are looking for something for Dad this June then you...

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Why You Should Get A Pet Portrait Now

Why You Should Get A Pet Portrait Now

Our pets matter to us and are a hugely significant part of our lives.  Whether you have a dog, cat, rabbit, rat, lizard, bird, or any other critter, they all need celebrating.  Granted, most people want or may already have dogs or cats as pets.  After all, those are...

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Can Dogs Recognize Human Facial Expressions?

Can Dogs Recognize Human Facial Expressions?

Can Dogs Recognize Human Facial Expressions? In today's post we dive into how dog's learn and why our body language is so important to them. Do you think of your dog as a family member?  You’re not alone―many dog owners consider their pooches to be family.  After all,...

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Why You Need A GPS Pet Tracker for Your Dog

Why You Need A GPS Pet Tracker for Your Dog

Whether you’re navigating the wilds of the Amazon River or the boroughs of New York City, GPS is a great tool for pinpointing your location.  But, have you thought about using GPS to track your dog?  If you’re currently using a good GPS dog tracker, that’s great!  If...

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Dog Approved: The Very Best Dog Treats

Dog Approved: The Very Best Dog Treats

These are certainly challenging times for us all.  The calamitous messes of world-wide civil unrest, political upheavals, and the coronavirus pandemic have put us all on edge.  But, there is a silver lining in all of this.  Think of it as a ‘bark of hope’―that’s...

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The Absolute Best Cat Toys for these Uncertain Times

The Absolute Best Cat Toys for these Uncertain Times

There’s no doubt that all cat parents want the very best cat toys for their favorite felines. We think all pet owners―especially cat lovers―will agree. But, the COVID-19 pandemic has created trying times for us all―including our fabulous felines. As we all hunker down...

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It’s A Good Time to Groom Your Dog at Home

It’s A Good Time to Groom Your Dog at Home

Got the stay-at-home blues?  Does your Poodle look like Disney Studios Shaggy Dog? If you answered ‘yes’ to either question or both, then this may just be the time to learn how to do your own dog grooming at home.   The key is having the right equipment and products...

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Pet Portrait CanvasPop Giveaway

Pet Portrait CanvasPop Giveaway

Would you like the chance to win a canvas portrait of your pet? Then I have some exciting news for you today! We have a great new giveaway, with the prize kindly gifted by CanvasPop! If you haven't discovered CanvasPop yet then you have to check them out. Through...

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Best Tailwind Tribes for Pet Bloggers

Best Tailwind Tribes for Pet Bloggers

If you haven't heard of Tailwind or Tailwind Tribes it's a great way for you to get more visibility for your Pinterest pins and profile. It's like group boards, but on steroids and without all the hassle of having to get accepted into group boards and then worrying...

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