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How Does Your Pooch Keep You Healthy?

June 19th, 2012

Keeping your dog healthy is an important part of maintaining a good relationship for years to come. But have you ever thought about how your pooch returns the favor? Having a dog can do wonders for one's well-being, according to Cesar's Way. Canines can keep you on your feet, reduce stress and even net you some new friends. Here are a few of the many benefits that owning a dog...

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The History of the Dairy Industry

June 12th, 2012

In the present day, milk and other dairy products are commonplace in our food and in our beverages. It is unlikely to open up someone's refrigerator and not see the chilled beverage, whether it's in a full-gallon plastic container or a half-gallon cardboard carton. We are able to easily obtain dairy products due to the vast commercialization of the industry that has made...

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Figuring Out Which Pet is Right For You

June 6th, 2012

Human beings have been keeping pets for thousands of years - our ancestors used to domesticate animals to help shore up their food supplies and make hunting a little bit easier. As the years went on, several species - especially dogs - evolved to better suit our needs. Today, animal lovers can pick from any number of cute and cuddly creatures. Pets can provide companionship in...

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Signs That Your Dog May Have Worms

June 5th, 2012

Although you're probably keenly aware of when your dog isn't feeling his best, if he picks up worms, symptoms may not show themselves until the condition becomes more advanced. However, many pooches do exhibit subtle signs of having picked something up - as long as you keep an eye out for these, you can take a proactive approach to maintaining your dog's health. Though this is...

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What You Should Know Before Buying Flea or Tick Products

May 8th, 2012

Keeping your pet free of pests like fleas and ticks is a vital part of ensuring they live a happy life. After all, how would you feel if you had tiny critters making you itchy day in and day out? There are plenty of products out there that proclaim themselves as the be-all end-all of pet pest prevention, but how effective can they really be? According to the Humane Society,...

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How To Celebrate Your Pet's Birthday

May 7th, 2012

It may seem silly, but pet owners understand that celebrating special occasions with their dog or cat is an enjoyable experience. Even though the animal likely has no idea what's going on, it's the perfect opportunity for owners to shower him or her with attention, give out a few special treats and remind themselves how much they love their pets. If your pooch or kitty has got...

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How To Teach a Parakeet To Talk

April 30th, 2012

Have you got a cute little budgie at home? Parakeets are somewhat unique pets - they're birds, but you're capable of training them to a degree. They are essentially tiny parrots in a lot of ways, which means that yes, you can teach a parakeet to speak! Note that the majority of budgies willing to do so are male, though it's not unheard of for females. However, he'll require...

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How To Care for an Aquarium Fish

April 30th, 2012

Have you ever tried owning fish before? With proper care, you may be surprised to learn that these animals can last for years. It all comes down to ensuring your fish's aquarium is in the best possible condition. If you're fairly new to owning these pets, you may be wondering what you can do to improve their quality of life. While fish are fairly low-maintenance, you will have...

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Picking the Right Dog Breeder

April 30th, 2012

If your family is looking to add a new member, you may be wondering how to go about picking the right dog breeder. You want to support a breeder who can confidently answer all of your questions and who doesn't engage in unethical practices. Doing so may require some extra legwork on your part, but the result may very well be the perfect pooch for your family. Here's a quick...

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How To Make Your Own Dog Treats

April 20th, 2012

Are you wary of store-bought dog treats? Perhaps you're skeptical about how healthy they really are. We always like knowing what's going into our pooches' bodies, which is why you may want to ensure his treats are as nutritious as possible. If you'd really like to exercise control over what your dog is eating, why not make the treats yourself? You may be surprised to find that...

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