Pets

Whether you’re a loving pet parent, are thinking of getting one, or are just an animal lover, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got the answers to your pet questions and advice, fascinating facts about your favourite creatures, and, yes, cute pictures.

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5 Ways to Green Your Pet

At last count there were 3.5 million dogs and 4.5 million cats in the country. We love our dogs and...


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Eye Injuries in Pets

Eye injuries to your dog or cat can quickly turn into a serious medical problem. Knowing how to handle the...


10 Winter Tips for Pets

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, but it's our job to keep our pets' environment delightful. Cold temperatures, snow and...


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Is Your Pet Diabetic?

Many of us have loved ones affected by diabetes. But did you know those loved ones can include your pets?...


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Balancing Allergies and Pets

For many people with allergies the benefits of owning a pet far outweigh the sneezing and itchy eyes. You can...


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Playing Safely with Dogs

Dogs are a natural draw for most children. Avoid any canine mishaps by teaching your children good manners and a...


The Best Dog Breed for You

Dogs, like humans, come in all different sizes with certain personality traits. Use our guide to find a breed that...


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Pet-Safe Celebrations

Holidays are exciting times for people, but can be a dangerous and stressful time for the animals that share our...

The Best Cat Breed for You

Cats, like humans, come in all different sizes with certain personality traits. Use our guide to find a breed that...


The Best Bird Breeds for Beginners

When you are thinking of what type of bird is best for a beginner, start simple. They say you've got...


Reptile or Amphibian: The Right Pet for You?

Reptiles and amphibians-affectionately called "herps," from the Greek word for "creeping thing"-aren't everyone's idea of the perfect pet. They may...


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Get the Best Vet for Your Pet

Here’s how to find a veterinarian who combines compassion and skill with respect for your pocketbook


Feeling at Home with Your Pet

Whether you're a new pet owner or simply thinking of inviting one into your family, there are a lot of...


Tips for Affordable Pet Owning

No matter the animal, owning a pet can quickly become a financial burden. To save money while still being a...


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Pets: The Most Loving Allergen Source

If you are allergic to your pet, don't blame the animal's hair or fur. What you're really allergic to are...


Playtime for Your Pet

DIY toy solutions for dog owners looking to save a buck or to get crafty with their animals.


Teach a Cat the House Rules

Housebreaking a cat can be a difficult process. Follow these tips to keep your home intact while breaking in the...

Does Catnip “Work” on Big Cats Like Lions and Tigers?

Catnip (or Nepeta cataria, as scientists so eloquently call it) is a perennial herb that drives many house cats wild