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Guard Dog Training Basics

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A dog is man’s best friend, a great companion and a tone of fun – but they can also serve some great helpful purposes and make life easier for you as a result. Sheep dogs demonstrate this well and make life much easier for farmers, while guide dogs give blind individuals the ability to head outside with confidence. So what can your dog do for you? Well potentially you could train your dog...

Leash Training Your Cat

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It is considered commonplace to walk dogs on leash and no one gives it a second thought. However, take a cat for a walk out on a leash and often you will turn curious heads as people stop to see what you are doing and why anyone would walk a cat. This is unfair however, when you consider that walking a cat has all the same benefits as leash walking a dog – and if you live in a busy area with lots...

How to Take Care of a Pregnant Cat

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Pregnant cats are technically known as ‘queens’ and that should give you some idea as to how you need to treat them. They have a gestation period of around 65 days, and for this time it is highly important that you treat your cat well. Telling If Your Cat Is Pregnant To begin treating your pregnant cat correctly it is important to first be able to spot what the signs of pregnancy are...

Yorkie Behavior Problems

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Yorkshire Terriers are a small and cute breed of dog that are generally good natured and fun pets – but like any dog they can experience behavioral problems if they aren’t treated correctly and trained well. This isn’t of course to say that whenever a Yorkie has behavioral problems it’s the owner’s fault – raising a puppy is a highly complex and difficult process and often...

Feline Senses

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Humans always brag about being the most intelligent species on the planet and posture as though this makes us somehow superior to our animal friends. Any species that can build a hydrogen collider that might destroy the planet has got to be pretty smart right? Well smart though we may be, it might well be the animals who have the right to scoff and when it comes to our senses we are downright...

Causes of Dry or Flaky Skin in Dogs

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When you have a canine companion it is your responsibility to keep them in the best health you can and to provide them with everything they need in their diet and the best care you can find. If your dog suffers from scaly or dry skin, then this will leave your dog uncomfortable and scratching itself and it may be a sign of a range of other problems. It will also mean that you don’t get much...

Lipomas in Dogs

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Lipomas are large fatty lumps that form under the skin and cause an occasionally deformed appearance, as well as in some cases discomfort and difficulty in movement depending on the precise location. Lipomas are also commonly found in pets and particularly dogs and are the most common form of benign tumors in dogs. Most dogs as they reach advanced years, or when they are overweight. Lipomas are...

Pomeranian Grooming Tips

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Pomeranians are small, fluffy dogs which are highly cute and which look good tucked under anyone’s arm. For this reason they are popular as fashion dogs and many people use them as a way to accessorise their outfits. For this use however it is important for your pomeranian to look its very best, which is why we will address how to groom them here and to get that fluffy big-haired look. Step...

Exotic Pet Laws – Laws on Exotic Pets

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Exotic pets are a lot of fun to keep. Like any pet they provide entertainment, stress busting and companionship, but at the same time the more exotic breeds also provide you with a great conversation piece and something entirely unique that none of your friends or colleagues are likely to have. Keeping an exotic pet is an adventure and a very enlightening experience and one that more people...

Reproduction of Honey Bees

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When you were around 13, depending on just how liberal your upbringing was, you may remember having a talk about ‘the birds and the bees’ which was something of a euphemism it turned out for bumping uglies. If to this day, you remain disappointed that you never actually learned about birds of bees, then you’ll be pleased to know that this is about to be put at least half right...

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