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    Dog Risks Life To Save Unconscious Owner

    Jun 01 2012

    May 4, 2012—Shirley, Massachusetts …

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    Thinking of Adopting a Cat?

    Jun 01 2012

    The addition of a cat to your home as a family pet is a wise choice.  Cats are loving, devoted, charming pets, and are an endless source of companionship, fun, and entertainment for you and your…

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    Pet Food Companies Combat Obesity

    May 01 2012

    Two pet industry manufacturers are hoping that pet weight loss will continue to be a hot topic as they pair up with well-known fitness gurus on some creative pet nutrition promotions.  Nestle Purina…

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    Is Your Cat Overweight?

    May 01 2012

    Bea Sacks of Huntington Woods, Michigan, calls Jack, her adult cat, “big.”  But she has no idea how much he weighs or whether a diet is in order.  That’s because Jack, like many housecats,…

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    Milo’s Success Story: A Letter From His Owner

    May 01 2012

    In 2006, we adopted two orange tabbies (siblings) from the MSPCA.  Since both of these cats came to us declawed, they are both “house” cats. …

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    May is Pet Obesity Awareness Month

    May 01 2012

    A recent pet population study found that there are approximately 171 million pets living in the United States. Over 50% of these pets were found to be overweight or obese. By definition, obesity is a…

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    Tick Outbreak is the Price of Mild Winter

    May 01 2012

    According to a recent article in the Boston Globe, this winter’s warmer weather has resulted in an unusually large number of ticks.  There are several communicable diseases that are transmitted by…