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Selling and Buying a Home and How to Consider the Dog

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There are many factors to consider when buying and selling a home. When you add your pets to the mix, there is even more to think about. Among all the considerations with putting your house on the market — staging it for potential buyers and shopping for the next ideal place for your family — it’s often easy to neglect …

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Dog-owners and Driving on the Road

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For many people, dogs are a part of the family. But whereas most people wouldn’t dream of allowing their children to travel unrestrained, the same is not true for their pets. Occasionally, you would see a dog freely sticking its head outside of a car’s passenger-side window. That happens much more frequently than a child without a seatbelt. Car safety …

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How Pets Help Children Grow Up Happy and Healthy

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By Emily Parker, Catological.com We all know that owning a pet can improve your life in a number of ways. Emotional Pet Support recognizes that they give us a routine, increase responsibility, provide us with love and increase our daily exercise. But what benefits do they provide for children in particular?  These animals can be held responsible for not only improving …

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Common Allergens To Protect Your ESA Dog From

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Approximately 10% of all dogs have allergies. Of the three types of allergies that your ESA dog is at risk of, the ones found in your dog’s home can be the most problematic as they typically result in recurrent infections, intense itching, and multiple trips to the vet. It’s, therefore, essential you know which home allergens to look out for. Mold in the …

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5 top tips for your dog this Valentine’s Day

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Balloons, ribbons, and bows from bouquets and gifts could be an interesting thing for your dog to chew on and play with, but they could cause serious problems with his digestive system if ingested. Supervision is a must if your dog is going to be interacting with these accessories. Humans like flowers as romantic gifts but, dogs prefer bonding over …

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5 Things Every Rescue Dog Owner Needs to Know

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Have you ever wanted to adopt your very own rescue dog? There are thousands of rescue dogs in shelters across the country that are in need of loving homes. PetMD states that rescue dogs usually go through a lot of training to become what they are. If you’ve been kind enough to adopt one, you can be proud in the …

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First Aid for Pets

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Accidents happen, and dogs can be like small children in the way they’ll come home with all sorts of scraps from the adventures they have in the great outdoors. From farm animals to other domesticated types of animals and from emotional support animals to service animals, injury is inevitable. Over the years your dog may have a few accidents, but …

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How Second-Hand Smoke Affects Your Pet

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If you smoke, you should have first thought about its adverse effects not only on your health but also on your pet’s health.  Besides the obvious danger of lung cancer, cats and dogs lick the residual tar and nicotine from their coats, which can contribute to throat and mouth cancer. If you want to have this be your emotional support …

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Flea Treatment for Dogs

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Nothing irritates both a dog and an owner quite as much as fleas. In fact, most types of animals such as cats, cows, monkeys even humans are affected by these tiny nuisances. They are common parasites, but can be very difficult to remove. Even when you do manage to kill the fleas, their eggs can remain for months afterward, guaranteeing …

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Mountain Cur – A Dog Owner’s Guide

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This is a dog that strikes fear in the heart of others but remains loyal to his master. It is the Mountain Cur, a one-of-a-kind dog prided for his courageous heart. Perhaps, you believe this may be the dog for you! But, be warned this is a not breed meant for the faint of heart. However, if you’re a good …

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Can Dogs Eat Ice Cream?

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So you’ve bought some ice cream and now your dog is looking at you with its big puppy-like eyes. You instantly ask, should I share some? Your answer is sadly, no you shouldn’t do it. Even though it is not downright a dangerous dairy product, it is still not considered a good treat for your little furry friend. It is always …