Tag Archives: Health

Protecting Pets from Predators

Lions, and tigers, and bears… Oh my! Well, you may not have tigers to contend with, but mountain lions could be an issue. Check with your local wildlife department for tips on animals that are in your area. Even the … Continue reading

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Pet Dental Health Month

February is National Pet Dental Health Month and a great time to start regularly brushing your furry friend’s teeth. Many pet stores and veterinarians’ offices sell toothpastes and tooth brushes specifically for dogs and cats. A special tip from some … Continue reading

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Hypoallergenic Pets

If just the sight of a cat or dog seems to make you wheeze, sneeze, or break out in a rash, rest assured, you’re not alone. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, one out of every four … Continue reading

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Cost of Your Pet

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Treating Animals with Acupuncture

Horses have been receiving acupuncture for almost as long as people have—since the practice began in China some 2,500 years ago. As beasts of burden, horses were of tremendous value to the Chinese, and their health was almost as important … Continue reading

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Dangerous Plants

Some of the flowers and plants growing in your garden or blooming in your vases could cause serious harm to your pet. It is important for all dog and cat owners to be extra vigilant about keeping dangerous plants out … Continue reading

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Cats and Stress

Just like people, cats can get stressed out – and it’s never a good thing. Cats that are feeling highly stressed for long periods of time can show behavioral changes, and may even stop eating or suffer health problems. Here … Continue reading

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