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Information On Worms in Cats and Dogs

Domestic pets such as cats and dogs are often affects by many species of worms such as roundworms, tapeworms, hookworms, and whipworms. In the U.K., dog and cat health is often infected by roundworm and ...

What Kind of Snake Has a Yellow Ring Around Its Neck?

The ringneck snake, a small reptile identified easily by the yellow ring around its neck, has a wide range in the United States. This harmless species is shy and often goes undetected as it hunts for its food.

Watch Your Ferrets Frolicking Around With Fun Toys

The tiny, little creatures look incredibly cute when frolicking and playing all around your living rooms or within the four walls of their multi-floor homes. These lovely pets will persistently entertain you with their antics. Very often you'll come across people who give ferrets toys just to e

Find the Best Natural Pain Control for Pets

When you want to find the best natural pain control for pets, you have to consider the details of your situation before you start giving them whatever herbs you find. There are several things to keep in mind in order to assure that you don't hurt your pet as you administer natural treatments. I

On Retrieving

Dear Adam,About 6 weeks ago, I acquired a border collie through the local SPCA.She is about 18-24 months old. I have no idea of her history. All I can say is that "Rosie" is a very smart dog. Rosie is a quick learner and eager to please me. She knows the word "NO", knows how to s

Adopting Kittens: Tonkinese Appearance and Personality

Tonkinese cats are a recent cross between the Siamese and Burmese cat breeds. Some claim that Tonkinese-like cats have existed since at least the early 1800s. When the breed was first established in Canada, the ...

Why The Barf Diet Is Essential For Your Pet

Anyone who has a dog or cat as a pet knows that proper diet and exercise are vital for a long and healthy lifestyle. As far as diet goes, a favorite among many pet owners is known as the BARF Diet.

Types of Herons in Colorado

Herons are water birds, inhabiting coastal regions and other bodies of water. There are several common species in North America, with five of those inhabiting Colorado at various times of the year. The majority of herons pass through the east side of the state, with only a couple of species being f

Cat Flaps And Nets, Catnip And Toys: Safety And Well-being

We recently moved from a bungalow house to a two story house with a balcony and yard. Now this meant a lot of logistical things my husband and I have to get used to. I am most particular of acclimatizing my 7 year old male half Persian cat, Crumpet to his new environment. Unlike before that he only

Antifungal Medications for Dogs

Fungal diseases in dogs are caused either by the animal inhaling the fungal spores or from contamination of the dog's skin by the fungi. Fungal spores are a normal inhabitant of the environment and, when in contact with cells of the dog, will release enzymes that produce toxins and kill, digest and

The Catahoula Bulldog

a short summary about the Catahoula Bulldog including history, description and pictures.

Guinea Pig Breeds - A Beginners Intro Into 13 Varieties

Guinea pigs are some of the most common household pets in the world. Their miniature size, fluffy fur, and quiet nature makes them irresistible to thousands of pet owners. Those who have owned one often quote that they're a fantastic alternative to rabbits and hamsters.

Types of Dog Allergies

Dog allergies affect not only dogs, but also their owners and other pets at home. Prompt and proper diagnosis helps prevent complications and helps decrease the possibility of allergic reactions in the future.

Favorite Foods For Pet Rabbits

Rabbits, just like people and all other animals, definitely have certain foods that they like to eat better than others. However, just like with people, these favorite foods are not always the best or most nutritious for them. An excess of a rabbit's favorite food can lead to serious health pro

Tips on Making Your Cat's Indoor Life More Interesting

Cats that live free in the wild or anywhere spend much of every day "hunting" for food. Indoor cats have life easier......or do they? We probably need to find more creative ways to provide cats ...

Raising & Management of Brush Goats

One of the primary ways that cattle herders control their grazing land is by using herbicides to kill off undesirable weeds and brush that their cattle cannot or should not eat. Ranchers may also employ personnel or purchase equipment to control the buildup of brush on their land. However, another e