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DATE 6/8/2016

Cats & cucumbers, Friend or foe?

Cats & cucumbers, Friend or foe?

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Lately I've been getting many posts showing videos of cats being startled by the ever so friendly and innocuous cucumber. Apparently many cat owner are sneaking up behind their cats and depositing large cucumbers unknowingly behind their cat's back. The sadist 
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DATE 6/1/2016

The Good and Bad about Laser Pointers

The Good and Bad about Laser Pointers

That tiny, bright-red dot of light your dog loves to chase after could have unintended consequences for his psyche. According to LiveScience:"The lack of closure in laser-beam chasing could be messing with your dog’s head."Dr. Nicholas Dodman, animal behavior expert and professor at Tufts University’s Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, explains........ 
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DATE 5/21/2016

Is my life better with my pet?

Is my life better with my pet?

Whether it's a cat or a dog, one thing is for sure, pets bring joy, unconditional love and happiness to every home they are part of.

Health benefits of having a pet

Studies show that having a pet can improve your physical, mental and emotional health. Most of the pet owners have already felt the benefits, but those of you who still have doubts about owning a pet, keep reading further.  Dogs are excellent activity motivators. By taking your dog ....... 

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DATE 5/1/2016

The Body language of cats and dogs

The Body language of cats and dogs

The most common combination in multiple pet households is cats and dogs. At first glance seems like cats share similar characteristics with dogs that enabled them to be in close proximity with each other. Despite the fact that they lived as part of human settlements for more than 10 000 years, the saying "fighting like cats and dogs" is still relevant today. Yes, they are both domesticated, four- legged mammals with fur that gave birth to their  Continue reading The Body language of cats and dogs