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    How to Get Great Photos of your Pets

    Jul 03 2014

    Getting great photos of your pets is not always easy – they move fast, and seem to have a secret code that states they will stop doing whatever cute thing they were doing as soon as you have your…

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    Leaving Dogs in Cars is Not Cool

    Jun 26 2014

    It hasn’t even officially been summer for a week, and already the reports of dogs being left in hot cars are dominating the news. It doesn’t have to be sweltering out for temperatures inside a…

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    Planning a Pet-Friendly Summer Vacation

    Jun 19 2014

    Worked hard all year long? Looking forward to a well-deserved summer vacation? Taking the entire family along….including the family pet? If this sounds like your plan, here are a few tips to make…

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    Tracheal Collapse in Dogs

    Jun 12 2014

    So, your dog coughs every once in a while. The cough is deep like a fog horn or honking goose, but he doesn’t seem to be bothered by it. The episode lasts a just few seconds, then he’s perfectly…

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    June is Adopt a Cat Month!

    Jun 05 2014

    With the flood of spring kittens, shelters and rescues are overflowing with homeless cats and kittens. To raise awareness, June is Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat-Month at the ASPCA, and the American Humane…

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    Emergency Preparedness for your Pets

    May 29 2014

    When it comes to Emergency Preparedness, you can’t be too careful. Most of us know we need to have a 72-hour emergency kit to care for our families in an emergency – but don’t forget to include…

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    "Take Two and Call Me in the Morning" is Bad Advice for your Pet

    May 22 2014

    Our pets are so much a part of our families that we treat them as people. We take them with us on vacations. We share our beds with them. We include them in holiday celebrations. All of this means…