Pets

Pets

2 Ways to Stop Your Dog from Jumping

Dogs that jump up and put their front paws on people crave attention. They will continue jumping as long as…

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No More “Bad Dog”

How to Break Your Pet's Bad Habits Does your dog ignore you when you call its name? Does it jump…

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Gentle Pet-Fur Detangler and Cleaner

If your dog's or cat's fur has collected some sticky stuff from the outdoors or if the shedding seems endless,…

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How to Tell if Your Dog or Pet Has Lyme Disease

Bottom Line/HEALTH: How do I know if my dog has Lyme disease? Dr. Richard Horowitz: Well I’m not a veterinarian,…

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Home Remedies and Natural Cures for Dogs and Cats

Visits to the veterinarian can cost pet owners a pretty penny, but there are situations when pet owners can safely…

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Cat Bites Are More Dangerous Than They Look

When I say "animal bite," I bet you think of dogs (or maybe sharks, if you never quite recovered from…

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You Could Get Gum Disease…From Your Dog!

If you’ve ever had a dog, you know all about the tail-wagging, tongue-licking greetings you get in exchange for providing…

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Is it Safe to Have Pets in Your Bed?

My mother often warned me that "if you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas." Of course, she…

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Aquariums Harbor Dangerous Bacteria That Cause Severe Skin Infections

Aquariums can be mesmerizingly beautiful…and healthful, too. Watching the colorful fish and rippling water can reduce blood pressure, heart rate,…

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Protect Your Dog’s Paws from the Snow

Neither rain nor snow nor gloom of night should keep you from walking your dog! But chemicals such as rock…

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A Proper Cleanup of Cat Barf

One thing cats do well is throw up, which is always a lovely thing to clean. If you licked the…

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The New Threat from BPA… and How to Keep This Toxic Chemical Out of Your Food

Were you relieved by the FDA’s recent (and long overdue, in my opinion) about-face on bisphenol-A (BPA), the toxic chemical…

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Acupuncture for Dogs and Cats

It works for arthritis, diabetes, incontinence, more The acupuncture treatments that millions of Americans depend on for pain relief also…

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Natural Fish-Tank Cleaner

That green goo on the side of your fish tank is keeping you from enjoying the view! Put your fish…

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How to Travel Safely with Your Pet

“Boomer, car ride!” Those were magic words to my bearded collie, who loved nothing better than taking a car trip…