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Why doesn’t my dog bark? Here’s when pet parents should be concerned

Why doesn’t my dog bark? Here’s when pet parents should be concerned

There are plenty of reasons why your dog isn't barking. Learn what you can do and when you should consult a vet.
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5 important reasons your Rottweiler needs a grooming appointment ASAP

5 important reasons your Rottweiler needs a grooming appointment ASAP

Do Rottweilers need grooming? How often? Can you groom at home?
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Try out these 6 different kinds of best bird feeders to attract your feathered friends

Try out these 6 different kinds of best bird feeders to attract your feathered friends

These are the best bird feeders to keep in your backyard and the types of colorful birds that they'll attract.
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Dog’s viral reaction to eating a mango is adorable (and relatable)

Dog’s viral reaction to eating a mango is adorable (and relatable)

This Great Pyrenees lived up to the majestic origins of the breed when she got her first taste of mango and had the best reaction to it.
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How to make a dog throw up–safely, quickly, & at home–after ingesting a foreign object

How to make a dog throw up–safely, quickly, & at home–after ingesting a foreign object

Has your dog ingested a foreign object? Learning how to make them throw up can be a lifesaving skill, so don't wait to do your research.
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5 essential off-leash rules every good pet parent should know

5 essential off-leash rules every good pet parent should know

If you have a dog who can be off-leash, congrats! Now learn where you should never let your pup have full rein.
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How to teach your dog to paddleboard with you (and get Instagram-famous)

How to teach your dog to paddleboard with you (and get Instagram-famous)

Who doesn't love a good dog Insta account? Teach your dog to paddleboard with you and gain followers.
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Safely expressing your dog’s anal glands at home is much easier than you think

Safely expressing your dog’s anal glands at home is much easier than you think

Save your dog an uncomfortable trip to the groomers by learning how to express dog anal glands. Start here with this technique.
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Breeding and raising minnows: What you need to know

Breeding and raising minnows: What you need to know

Everything you need to know about minnow raising and reproduction rates in one simple guide!
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How to stop a puppy from barking: The must-have tips every pet parent should know

How to stop a puppy from barking: The must-have tips every pet parent should know

Follow these tips to stop your puppy from barking.
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Obsessed with pot-bellied pigs? Your guide to these adorable animals

Obsessed with pot-bellied pigs? Your guide to these adorable animals

Pot-bellied pigs are adorable, but read this before adopting and bringing these cuties into your home.
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Xylitol is dangerous for dogs: 10 surprising products that contain it as a hidden ingredient

Xylitol is dangerous for dogs: 10 surprising products that contain it as a hidden ingredient

Xylitol (AKA birch sugar) is bad for dogs, and it's hiding in many foods. These are the items you need to keep away from your pets.
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How to tell if your hamster is sick

How to tell if your hamster is sick

Hamsters are wonderful pets, but it's upsetting when they're sick. We list their common ailments, symptoms, and helpful preemptive care.
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When do kittens open their eyes? This is what happens if they do it too early

When do kittens open their eyes? This is what happens if they do it too early

Here's when you can expect your kitten to open their eyes.
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How to teach (almost) any dog breed to excel at agility training

How to teach (almost) any dog breed to excel at agility training

Interested in teaching your dog agility skills? It may not be as hard as you think!
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How to dispose of used cat litter

How to dispose of used cat litter

Talk to any cat owner, and they’ll tell you their least favorite part of the job is cleaning the litter box.
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If you aren’t sure how old your cat is, there are a few easy ways to find out

If you aren’t sure how old your cat is, there are a few easy ways to find out

Knowing your cat's age enables you to provide them with the care they need. These tips can help you determine their approximate age.
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Cat eating your flowers? 3 ways to save your bouquet (and keep your kitty safe)

Cat eating your flowers? 3 ways to save your bouquet (and keep your kitty safe)

Does your cat try to eat your flower arrangements or bouquets in your home? Here's what to do.
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Why do dogs sleep under the covers? It all comes down to nature

Why do dogs sleep under the covers? It all comes down to nature

Why do dogs love sleeping under the covers? The answer may surprise you, but it's super sweet. Here's what to know.
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7 dog-training podcasts we’re obsessed with

7 dog-training podcasts we’re obsessed with

These dog training podcasts can help any pet parent.
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Everything you need to know about equine therapy

Everything you need to know about equine therapy

Equine therapy is a growing type of therapy for individuals with special needs. We have vetted the best.
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Is your cat eating litter? Here’s why — and how to stop this gross habit

Is your cat eating litter? Here’s why — and how to stop this gross habit

If your cat or kitten is eating litter, it's a serious concern. We list the reasons why and potential ways to stop it from harming your cat.