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Lindsie Polhemus14 hours ago
Large Dog Training Tips
When you have a large dog, training can make all the difference between having a wonderful companion and having the pet from hell. Large dogs that are untrained can pose a serious safety threat to oth...
When It Comes To My Dog, Judge Away
Dog-lovers are an exceptional breed. Did you see what I did there? I know this because I'm a dog-lover, and I'm exceptional. My grandma tells me I am every time I see her. My seven-pound Papillon pup ...
Small Dogs Are Better
They say that the best things in life come in small packages. This is so true when it comes to small dogs. They are the most adorable, cuddly, and affectionate creatures on the face of the earth. When...
Jessica Herring3 days ago
Small Hypoallergenic Dogs
If you love dogs but have bad allergies, you don't need to worry. These small hypoallergenic dogs can be your fluffy friend and prevent you from constant sneezing and itchy and watery eyes. These are ...
Rowan Marley4 days ago
What is the Best Food for Small Dogs?
If you have a small dog, then you already know that they make the world's best companions. They are cute, compact, and always bring a smile to peoples' faces. Having a small dog breed means that you n...
Rose Rushbrooke5 days ago
You Want Hummingbirds? Grow Scarlet Runner Beans
"Do you want these hummingbird feeders?" asks my brother-in-law's husband Brad. Darn—they've done it again. I was going to buy one for my husband's birthday, in fact, I'd already bought it online. The...
Rose Rushbrooke5 days ago
You Want Hummingbirds? Grow Scarlet Runner Beans
"Do you want these hummingbird feeders?" asks my brother-in-law's husband Brad. Darn—they've done it again. I was going to buy one for my husband's birthday, in fact, I'd already bought it online. The...
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Clare Scanlan14 days ago
Competition Horses and Disease
Competition horses travelling regularly to shows are prone to catching any disease that is prevalent at the time, particularly those that are viral diseases passed on by contact or through the air. Eq...
Rowan Marley24 days ago
How To Train Your Small Dog
Having a dog can be one of the best decisions you make in your life. Dogs offer companionship, loyalty, and can even be party animals in their own right. However, before you actually get to reap the f...
Bryan Irvinga month ago
Ekanath the Aerialist
Bengals have become quite a popular breed of cat in the UK over the last couple of years. Among one of the more expensive cat breeds (a recent article listed them as the third most expensive to buy) t...
Kayla Powella month ago
Service Dog Dilemma
Imagine this, you're walking through the supermarket and as you turn down the next aisle, you spot a dog. You squeal the word "puppy" and walk up to the dog and pet it. That's when you notice the vest...
7 Awesome Dog Hiking Tips
A dog is man’s best friend. This is common knowledge and because of that fact, an owner may want to spend a lot of time with their dog and do fun things together. One of the ways in which an owner and...
The Pet Whisperers
Being a pet parent is hard. We make it easy. Become a pet whisperer with these tips and tricks.
Beasts of the Wild
Lions and tigers and bears - oh my! Exploring majestic beasts in their natural habitats.
Animals of the Internet
The viral pets that make us squeal, aww, and cry. Making your newsfeed cuter each and every day.
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Victoria 6 days ago
Saving My Baby Girl
It was sometime between May and June. My boyfriend, at the time, surprised me with the notion to get a kitten. He told me to really think about what kind of cat I wanted since I could only get one. I'...
Jamie D8 days ago
Why You Shouldn't Declaw Your Cat
If you own a cat, odds are at least one piece of your furniture has suffered the price of being used as a personal scratching post. Many people consider declawing their furry friend to protect their f...
Jamie D9 days ago
Black Cats
Odds are you've seen at least one black cat in your life, but was that cat fully black? A lot of the "black" cats you see today have white spots or patches on their fur, usually the chest or stomach. ...
When It Comes To My Dog, Judge Away
Dog-lovers are an exceptional breed. Did you see what I did there? I know this because I'm a dog-lover, and I'm exceptional. My grandma tells me I am every time I see her. My seven-pound Papillon pup ...
Small Dogs Are Better
They say that the best things in life come in small packages. This is so true when it comes to small dogs. They are the most adorable, cuddly, and affectionate creatures on the face of the earth. When...
Rachel Newcombe6 days ago
The Friend Who Saw Me
The room was well lit but dark at the same time. Perhaps that is my memory creating tunnel vision. Because all I remember is seeing you. You shone whiter than all the others. You snuffled around on th...
Rachel Newcombe6 days ago
The Friend Who Saw Me
The room was well lit but dark at the same time. Perhaps that is my memory creating tunnel vision. Because all I remember is seeing you. You shone whiter than all the others. You snuffled around on th...
Rachel Dresden12 days ago
The Cat and His Man
Once upon a time, not too long ago, I used to take my daughter to weekend matinees. Always the weekend, and on the busiest days of the shopping week, when downtown was mental busy with human traffic a...
My First Cat
I remember getting my first cat when I was about four or five years old. I don't remember where my mom got it, or if someone gave it to her, but I was happy to have a pet I could play with; we already...
Meet Freyja, the Destroyer
Meet Freyja. Me: "Let's get a gentle dog like a Greyhound so I can bring it to the nursing home with me to visit the seniors. We can name him Gandalf the Grey!" My husband: "A puppy!" (Immediately goe...
Andrew Beasley23 days ago
The Joy and Pain of Fostering Dogs
Fostering dogs is an emotional rollercoaster. When I was 16, my family got a dog. My wife has wanted a dog since she was a little girl, but it had never happened for her. There were a variety of reaso...
My Pussy Roomie
About a year ago, I became a boarder in a house with three cats. It isn't that I actively dislike cats; I am merely indifferent towards them, but I've had to live with the consequences of moving into ...
Jessica Herring3 days ago
Small Hypoallergenic Dogs
If you love dogs but have bad allergies, you don't need to worry. These small hypoallergenic dogs can be your fluffy friend and prevent you from constant sneezing and itchy and watery eyes. These are ...
Riley Reese7 days ago
Best Hypoallergenic Large Dogs
Perhaps one of the most upsetting things about having allergies is the lifestyle choices that they limit. If you're allergic to gluten, you can't eat pizza. If you are allergic to dogs, you can't have...
John Ford8 days ago
Budgerigar
Budgerigars, also commonly known as budgies, are among one of the most popular, well-known and most homed parrots in the world. It might come to a shock to some of you that something so small is a con...
Rowan Marley24 days ago
How To Train Your Small Dog
Having a dog can be one of the best decisions you make in your life. Dogs offer companionship, loyalty, and can even be party animals in their own right. However, before you actually get to reap the f...
Rowan Marleya month ago
Best Toys for Small Dogs
Dogs come in an incredibly wide range of sizes. Bigger dogs, like the Great Dane or Tibetan Mastiff, can easily weigh over 180 pounds. Smaller dogs, such as Chihuahuas, might barely push 3 pounds when...
Lindsie Polhemus14 hours ago
Large Dog Training Tips
When you have a large dog, training can make all the difference between having a wonderful companion and having the pet from hell. Large dogs that are untrained can pose a serious safety threat to oth...
Taylor A.a month ago
He Can't Hear You
I never know what to expect when I receive a text saying "We have a new family member." Growing up this could mean I could come home to anything. Kittens, puppies, horses, pygmy goats, a grumpy old do...
Lily Blossa month ago
Inappropriate Punishments: The Surefire Way to Confuse Your Dog
In dog training, timing of rewards is very important. Timing of punishments or corrections is vital. If you don’t know when your dog chewed up grannies wig or peed on the rug, don’t punish. Just make ...
Sage Feara month ago
Snakes: They Aren't as Awful as You Think
When you hear someone mention snakes, you probably think of the slithery, legless lizards. Most people have this idea that snakes are out to make lives difficult for humans and intentionally attack th...
Azzyness Ea month ago
Exotic Pets: What is a Sugar Glider?
Sugar gliders (Petaurus breviceps) are originally from Australia, Tasmania, Papua-New Guinea, and Indonesia. They have been bred in captivity in the USA and UK for around 15 years. They are part of th...
Marlene Affelda month ago
Giant Birds of the Jungle
Highly entertaining and more interactive with owners and others than any other pet, a macaw requires a major commitment of time and energy; they can live for over a 100 years. Sadly, these regal birds...
Rose Rushbrooke5 days ago
You Want Hummingbirds? Grow Scarlet Runner Beans
"Do you want these hummingbird feeders?" asks my brother-in-law's husband Brad. Darn—they've done it again. I was going to buy one for my husband's birthday, in fact, I'd already bought it online. The...
John Ford8 days ago
Budgerigar
Budgerigars, also commonly known as budgies, are among one of the most popular, well-known and most homed parrots in the world. It might come to a shock to some of you that something so small is a con...
M Finnigan 10 days ago
Why Not Get a Bird
My favorite podcast is playing as I clean my room, a comedy podcast that distracts me from the endless mess I’m trying to work my way through. Above me, a cockatiel is happily chirping and tossing emp...
M Finnigan 10 days ago
Why Not Get a Bird
My favorite podcast is playing as I clean my room, a comedy podcast that distracts me from the endless mess I’m trying to work my way through. Above me, a cockatiel is happily chirping and tossing emp...
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Clare Scanlan18 days ago
Stop Diseases Spreading
The main causes of respiratory diseases in horses are: Virus infection – contact with other animals, eg Strangles Contact with buckets, fences, saddlery used or touched by infected horses Airborne bac...
Sage Fear23 days ago
Animal Care: Iguanas
When you hear the name iguana, you probably think of these large, green lizards crawling around the Miami, Florida area. As true as that is, there is much more to these beautiful creatures, with them ...
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Clare Scanlan16 days ago
Shark Attacks
According to the International Shark Attack File, there are less than 1000 attacks a year by sharks on humans and only between 10 and 15 of these results in death. To put this into perspective, 1,000 ...
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Clare Scanlan19 days ago
Ocean Habitats
From microscopic plankton to the largest whale, the ocean has a greater variety of plants and animals than any other environment in the many different habitats it provides. Because our planet looks bl...
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Clare Scanlan20 days ago
Largest Creatures in the Sea
The ocean is absolutely packed with animals of all shapes and sizes. From the smallest plankton to the largest whale, the animals in the ocean show an amazing diversity in size, shape, and lifestyle. ...