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Recent Blog Posts

  • Pet Care During a Weather Emergency

    July 1, 2016
    Severe weather can be a stressful, frightening time, especially for a pet that has only ever known good care and a loving, friendly home.
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  • Solving Water Quality Issues In Your Aquarium

    June 15, 2016
    Maintaining good water quality in your aquarium is one of the most important maintenance task you can do to protect the health and well-being of your fish. Luckily, maintaining good water quality in tanks has gotten easier thanks to improved filtration systems, lighting, and test kits.
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  • Helping Your Pet Reptile Through Climate Changes

    June 1, 2016
    The increasing popularity of pet reptiles means one can find them all over the world—finding homes in environments they would never survive in naturally. As the owner of a reptile, it is your responsibility to construct a substitute environment that still meets all of your reptiles' needs.
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  • Best Freshwater Aquarium Fishes for Beginners

    May 15, 2016
    It can be intimidating to start a new aquarium, and freshwater aquariums are generally less complicated and easier for beginners to manage. Not all fish are the same, however, and some species are better suited for beginners than others.
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  • Feeding your Pet Rabbit

    May 1, 2016
    When you’re feeding your pet rabbit you may be inclined just to use pellets. A diet high in pellets can lead to health problems so you will need to substitute other things in as well. Here are some other foods that should be included according to Lianne McLeod, DVM of About.
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  • Ways to Keep Your Aquarium Clean

    April 15, 2016
    An aquarium can be a beautiful addition to any room, with crystal clear water, colorful corals, vibrant plants and elegant fish. When that aquarium gets dirty, however, it can quickly become an eyesore with murky water, overgrown algae, floating debris and sickly fish.
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  • How to Choose the Right Food for Your Dog

    April 1, 2016
    Good food is the key to good health and a long life for your dog, but there are dozens of dog foods to choose from.
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  • What You Need To Know About Saltwater Aquariums

    March 15, 2016
    Saltwater aquariums are neat because they allow you to keep colorful, tropical fish in your home or office. If you have ever seen one up close, you will know what I’m talking about.
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  • The Three "P's" of Washing your Guinea Pig

    March 1, 2016
    Ever smell a guinea pig that needs a bath? If you’d rather not experience such an odor, we’ve got some bathing tips that you and your guinea pig may appreciate.
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  • Dog Begging Prevention Tips

    February 15, 2016
    Dogs can be cute, heart-breaking and irresistible when they whine, paw, bark or otherwise beg for a treat during dinnertime, but begging behavior isn't desirable. By understanding what begging is and isn't, dog owners don't need to feel bad about taking steps to stop their dog from begging.
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