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Safety and Emergency Care

Veterinarians Warn Dog Owners To Watch Out For Chocolate Poisoning During Easter Holidays

The Easter holidays is a great time for children to enjoy activities filled with surprise Easter egg hunts and chocolatey treats. As fun as Easter weekend can be for the youngsters, it's also a time for pet parents to be vigilant that their dogs do not get accidentally poisoned.  Veterinarians are cautioning dog owners to keep an eye on their dogs around chocolate Easter treats. Veterinarians say that the Easter holidays is the second-busiest time...
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How to safely break up a dog fight

If you've ever taken your dog to a dog park or to an off-leash walk you've probably seen two dogs get into a fight at some point or other. It can be a terrifying sight. Many pet parents panic and don't know what to do. Oftentimes, people will do exactly what they shouldn't do and get bitten as a result. That's because many people have never learned what methods are unsafe and what ones are...
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10 critical steps to take if you see a dog in a hot car

I hope you never have to be in the situation where you find a dog trapped in a hot car. But if you do, it's important to have a few tips in your pocket before pulling out the crowbar and smashing a vehicle's window. Common sense is the place to start, and being forearmed with some knowledge also goes a long way. 1. Know what the laws are in your area. Every town or state...
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Dog Kennels - A Comfortable Place for Your Pet

If you are thinking of buying a pet dog, don’t forget to plan the kennel as this becomes equally important and plays a big role in training your pet easily and efficiently. It is advisable to get your pet first and then look out for the kennel as you need to consider the breed and the size before you opt for a kennel. A dog kennel provides a shelter for your puppy from natural weather...
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8 Tips To Choose The Best Transport Service For Your Dog

Long-distance travel has its on our pets. It causes anxiety, disorientation, distress, and in extreme cases, even proves fatal. However, if you take care of the basic steps of pet transport, the experience will not be so harrowing for your beloved pet. If you are planning to move your dog to your new home, which involves a travel to a new destination of more than a couple of hours in a truck or van, then...
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Tips on Choosing the Right Dog Boarding Kennels

No one knows the worth of an animal more than a pet-owner. People who own pets are like their children and they never leave a stone unturned in taking care of them. The problem comes when the owner has to spend some time away from the pet on the purpose of work or vacation. Pets such as dogs are very hyperactive and they need constant vigilance and care; even if they do manage on their...
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Woman warns dog owners about popular plant after her dog dies

There are countless plants that are toxic to dogs, but I hadn't realized just how deadly heliotrope is to dogs until I read this Facebook post from Alicia Harrison after her dog died. "FB friends, we got the biopsy report back and with great sorrow I must share this....Our darling girl died from the toxin in this plant that I have on my deck. It is called heliotrope and is highly toxic, causes total liver...
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Veterinarians Warn Dog Owners To Watch Out For Chocolate Poisoning During Easter Holidays

The Easter holidays is a great time for children to enjoy activities filled with surprise Easter egg hunts and chocolatey treats. As fun as Easter weekend can be for the youngsters, it's also a time for pet parents to be vigilant that their dogs do not get accidentally poisoned.  Veterinarians are cautioning dog owners to keep an eye on their dogs around chocolate Easter treats. Veterinarians say that the Easter holidays is the second-busiest time...
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Selecting the Best Boarding Kennel for Your Dog

You may have to encounter a situation where you have to leave you home for an extended period of time. It is possible that you will not be allowed to take your dog along with you for that journey. In those situations, you will find that dog boarding kennels provide the solution to your dilemma. However, you will have to ensure that you have selected the best kennel for your beloved pet. Start Your Search...
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Dog Boarding Kennels: A Perfect Home for Your Pet

When you decide to travel it is important that you also pay attention to your sweet little pets. You need to plan things well for them too so that they are left safe and fed well in your absence. Previously it was a daunting task to look around for kennels or some minding organizations where you could leave your dog, but now with the growing need of such places you can easily look out for...
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Questions and answers on dogs and Ebola risks

Questions and answers on dogs and Ebola risks   Monkeys, bats and a menagerie of animals can spread Ebola. Now there's worry that dogs — or one dog in particular — might spread it, too. Officials in Madrid got a court order to euthanize the pet of a Spanish nursing assistant who has the deadly virus. The mixed-breed dog named Excalibur was killed on Wednesday. No case of Ebola spreading to people from dogs has...
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How to safely break up a dog fight

If you've ever taken your dog to a dog park or to an off-leash walk you've probably seen two dogs get into a fight at some point or other. It can be a terrifying sight. Many pet parents panic and don't know what to do. Oftentimes, people will do exactly what they shouldn't do and get bitten as a result. That's because many people have never learned what methods are unsafe and what ones are...
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