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How fast minnows reproduce and how to care for these interesting little fish

How fast minnows reproduce and how to care for these interesting little fish

Check out the different species of pet minnows, how fast each pet minnow species reproduces, and what you can do to help them along.
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Make snacks last: 3 great DIY dog treats that won’t spoil quickly

Make snacks last: 3 great DIY dog treats that won’t spoil quickly

Your dog will love these homemade dog treats — and you'll love their staying power
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How to keep stray cats out of your yard respectfully and humanely

How to keep stray cats out of your yard respectfully and humanely

By the time you finish reading this article, you will have plenty of ideas for respectfully and humanely urging unwanted cats to stay away.
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Does birdseed have an expiration date? How to tell if birdseed has gone bad

Does birdseed have an expiration date? How to tell if birdseed has gone bad

What exactly is in birdseed? The different types of birdseed and storage tips to keep it fresh and safe. We answer all of these questions and more
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How to introduce a new litter box to your cat: Our top tips

How to introduce a new litter box to your cat: Our top tips

Convincing a cat to try something new isn’t easy - until now
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Viral video: Puppy piñata party goes adorably right

Viral video: Puppy piñata party goes adorably right

The viral video shows a cleverly rigged dog piñata that asks the dog to use its instincts, and it’s rewarded with more of what it really wants.
Four dogs in park on leashes

What is a martingale collar, and how should you fit your dog with one?

What is a martingale collar, and how should you fit your dog with one?

The martingale collar: What it is, which dogs should use it, and how to properly fit one
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How to crate train an older dog (yes, it’s possible)

How to crate train an older dog (yes, it’s possible)

Crate training an older dog can sometimes be necessary. Follow these steps to crate train an older dog successfully.
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How to fit a cat harness so they won’t escape

How to fit a cat harness so they won’t escape

A harness can be a secure option for giving your cat valuable outdoor time. We offer tips to help you pick the best fit for your cat.
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How much water should your puppy drink in a day?

How much water should your puppy drink in a day?

Make sure your puppy is drinking enough water by establishing a schedule. Here's what to know.
Blue betta fish

What fish can live with bettas? These are your best bets

What fish can live with bettas? These are your best bets

Bettas have a bad reputation for their feisty behavior, but they are misunderstood. What fish can live with bettas? They are friendly with these five species.
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Are Starbucks Puppuccinos bad for my dog? Here’s what a veterinarian says

Are Starbucks Puppuccinos bad for my dog? Here’s what a veterinarian says

If you order your dog a treat from the Starbucks secret menu when you go through the drive-through, read our expert advice.
Bearded dragon on a leash with a harness

Can you take your bearded dragon on a walk? We tried so you don’t have to

Can you take your bearded dragon on a walk? We tried so you don’t have to

Want to walk your Beardie? Here's what you need to know first.
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Give back: 5 meaningful ways to volunteer at an animal shelter as a family

Give back: 5 meaningful ways to volunteer at an animal shelter as a family

Animal shelters are always in need of volunteers. Learn how you and your family can help.
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Viral video: One hilarious way to keep dogs from running away

Viral video: One hilarious way to keep dogs from running away

Dogs running away is a real problem and even if you’ve got a fenced in yard for dogs, your pup still might not be safe. This video offers one genius hack.
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How long do dachshunds live? The truth might surprise you

How long do dachshunds live? The truth might surprise you

Everything you need to know about the lifespan of dachshunds so you can make an informed decision about bringing this breed into your home.
Cat sitting inside of a cat carrier

These top 5 cat carrier options are versatile enough to go from car to plane

These top 5 cat carrier options are versatile enough to go from car to plane

Read this first before buying your next cat carrier for travel or just a trip to the vet.
A woman with long hair holds a pug while riding on the city bus

My dog is not a service animal — can we still travel together on a bus?

My dog is not a service animal — can we still travel together on a bus?

What are the rules for pet-friendly buses and trains? Can my pet travel with me?
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Can toy dog breeds go hiking and camping? Read this before leaving yours at home

Can toy dog breeds go hiking and camping? Read this before leaving yours at home

Toy dog breeds love the outdoors like all others. Here’s how to keep toy breeds safe outdoors.
A veterinarian pets a yellow Labrador Retriever with gloved hands

5 reasons to switch to a mobile vet clinic (plus 1 important reason not to)

5 reasons to switch to a mobile vet clinic (plus 1 important reason not to)

There are many reasons why mobile vet clinics have gained popularity among vets and pet parents. Is one right for you?
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Bird training is a thing, and you need to try it with your feathered friend

Bird training is a thing, and you need to try it with your feathered friend

Whether you go to a bird training class or try YouTube videos, you can train your feathered friend.
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Are bubbles in a fish tank a problem? They just might be

Are bubbles in a fish tank a problem? They just might be

What should you do if you find bubbles in a fish tank? Here is everything you need to know and how you can fix it.