pet care

  1. Dogs

    Couch potato blues: 6 Ways to get your dog moving

    Is Fido sporting a canine spare tire? Does Fluffy get out of breath simply walking up the stairs? Sad but true, pet obesity is the...
  2. Pets & Animals

    Is it safe to let your cat roam free?

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    Have a kitty that loves the outdoors? Here are a few dangers to be cautious of when letting your feline roam free.
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    Top earth-friendly pet brands

    Pets are made of nothing but love, loyalty and tenderness. If they could talk, they would make excellent activists for the greater...
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    Pet names inspired by sci-fi

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    If you've seen all 13 episodes of Firefly ten times and can say "may I please use your restroom" in Klingon, you need a pet name...
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    Top 5 pet-friendly spring break vacation spots

    Time to shake off those winter boots and soak up the sun on a spring vacation. Before you book your trip, don’t forget about...
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    Everyday items you didn't know could hurt your pet

    We all know we should be careful how we get rid of that mouse terrorizing the cupboard, but there are plenty of everyday household...
  7. Dogs

    Spoil your older dog with these homemade treats

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    Just because your fur baby's getting a little long in the tooth doesn't mean chewing hard treats is easy. Make him these chewy...
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    The right way (and wrong way) to socialize your pet

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    Pets that are people-, child- or pet-aggressive can put a real damper on any plans of letting Fido or Socks come play with the...
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    Technology that takes care of your pet

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    Ever come home after working extra late to a pet clamoring for more food and water? Or maybe you just need to know which of the...
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    Cats and dogs: Socializing your pet

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    Adding a new pet to the family can be both exciting and stressful. Taking steps to socialize your pet while they are young or when...
  11. Dogs

    Best friends: Tips to keep that tail wagging

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    Owning a dog can be one of life's great pleasures as long as it remains happy in the home.
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    What's a healthy weight for cats?

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    Has Mr. Snuggles been packing on the pounds? Are you worried that your cat could be the next contestant on The Biggest Loser? If so,...
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    Maria Menounos' favorite pet playground

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    We all love to get outside with our furry friends, and this month's Girl Crush, Maria Menounos, is no different. So, where is her...
  14. Dogs

    Pet stress: Ways to help relax your pets

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    Pets get stressed, too. There are ways to help eliminate stress and keep your pets relaxed and happy.
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    Dog food: Premium kibble options that your dog will love

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    Your dog’s health is closely tied to his nutrition. To make sure he’s getting exactly what he needs, we’re bringing you some kibble...
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    New Year's resolutions for pet owners

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    While you’re busy jotting down your resolutions for the new year, don’t forget the furry friend at your side giving you a paw of...
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    Pet profile: African dwarf frogs

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    Looking for a pet that needs minimal care? Try African dwarf frogs.
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    Can you handle a saltwater aquarium?

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    A saltwater aquarium can be a dramatic addition to any room. Filled with exotic (and expensive) fish, it's visually appealing and a...
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    What exactly is a holistic vet?

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    As pet owners, we want the best for our furry family members, but sometimes knowing what's best is confusing. You've probably heard...
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    3 Reasons your dog may be gaining weight

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    According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, 55 percent of dogs are considered overweight or obese. For an animal that...