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Protect Your Pet During Flea Season

It’s better to prevent fleas safely first than to have to stop an infestation later.

05/05/2015

Avoid Poisoning Your Dog

According to the Animal Poison Control Center of the ASPCA, the effects of xylitol ingestion in dogs are quick and the window of opportunity to aid is small.

04/21/2015

Pet Concerns At Easter

Be compassionate and responsible this holiday and steer clear of giving live animals such as rabbits, bunnies or chicks as gifts.

03/26/2015

Loving Your Dog

We all love our dogs. They adapt easily into the family and share our lives. So, it’s easy to forget, at times, that they need to be dogs.

03/24/2015

Dog Training Tips

Training your dog should never be a tedious activity. Rather, turn it into a fun and exciting venture.

03/12/2015

Canine Megaesophagus

Canine megaesophagus is a medical condition in which the muscles of the esophagus are unable to propel food into the stomach.

03/10/2015

A Cancer That Affects Dogs And Cats But Not Humans

Hemangiosarcoma is an unusual and rare type of cancer, primarily in larger breed dogs, horses, sheep and even cats – but not humans.

03/04/2015

Dogs And Cats Have Two Sets Of Teeth

Like humans, all dogs and cats will have two sets of teeth in their lifetimes.

03/03/2015

Facts About Greyhounds

Greyhounds are special dogs with special needs.

02/26/2015

Helpful Puppy Facts

If you’re adopting a puppy, here are a few helpful facts to know.

02/24/2015

Fur Ball Fundraiser For Morris Animal Refuge

Morris Animal Refuge is the nation’s first animal shelter, established in 1874. Don’t miss your chance to keep it going – and providing care for animals in need.

02/19/2015

Tripawds Need No Pity

What ‘tripawds’ or three-legged dogs need most, like all dogs, physically challenged or not, is love, gentle guidance and leadership.

02/17/2015

Pets At Risk For Frostbite And Hypothermia

Prevent frostbite and hypothermia in your pets by keeping all your animals warm this winter.

01/20/2015

Dogs And Cats Susceptible To Frostbite

Both dogs and cats are susceptible to frostbite which can range from minor to severe, potentially causing the loss of limbs.

01/13/2015

Conflicting Body Language Between Dogs And Cats

Body language is an instinctive and extremely important source of communication for all animals – but sometimes it can be a source of miscommunication as well.

01/08/2015

Study Confirms Dog Intelligence

Research has confirmed what dog lovers have known for quite some time now…our best friends are extremely intelligent!

01/06/2015

Deck The Halls With Pet Safety In Mind

There are a few things to be aware of as you decorate for the holidays in order to keep your companion animals safe this season.

12/11/2014

Treating Neophobia In Dogs

In animal behavior, neophobia refers to the tendency of an animal to be frightened by anything new.

12/09/2014

Training Your Dog Is Good For Both Of You

Training your dog is truly worth the time spent.

11/20/2014

Changing Cat’s Sleep Cycle

By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Cats are, by nature, primarily nocturnal, meaning being active at night. But they have also adapted extremely well at becoming diurnal, which is being active by day. Many cats […]

11/18/2014

Dog Hiccups

Here’s something you may not know: your dog can get a case of the hiccups just like we do with similar sounds as well.

11/13/2014

Why Dogs Kick Up Dirt

As a canine behaviorist, I’ve been asked many times ‘Why does my dog kick up so much dirt especially, after soiling?’

11/11/2014

Moving An Outdoor Cat Indoors

If your cat has spent a lot of time outdoors, is it possible to transition him/her to an indoor life?

11/06/2014

Why Dogs Eat Grass

It seems that every dog consumes a bit of grass now and then without posing an issue but when it becomes excessive, it’s time to take notice.

11/04/2014

Problem Fur Balls

When a mass of fur has increased in your cat to where it creates a partial or complete obstruction, problems can occur.

10/30/2014

Housebreaking Your Dog

By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Housebreaking should never become a stressful situation. Your dog just needs the correct path to learn. Remember, your energy is reflected to your dog so you need to stay […]

10/28/2014

Fall Family Fun At Sister Cities Park

This Saturday, join me at Sister Cities Park for Fall Family Fun Days – and bring your furry friend.

10/21/2014

Fall Is Not Without Fleas

Fleas not only flourish in spring and summer but, depending upon where you live, flea season can even extend until late fall.

10/09/2014

Training From Your Dog’s Perspective

If you want to modify or recondition a dog’s behavior, you need to consider the behavior from the dog’s perspective.

10/07/2014

Don’t Leave Pet In Warm Car

It’s extremely important to be aware that the soaring temperature inside a parked car on even just a warm day can kill a pet in a matter of minutes.

09/04/2014

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