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When You Want A Cute Companion, Consider The Coton De Tulear

If you are looking for a small-breed dog with a big personality, you should consider adopting a Coton de Tulear. This breed is a close relation to the Maltese and Bichon Frise and is a playful little lap-dog with a lot of charm. If you think this little canine would make a good companion for you, visit reputable breeders like Family Puppies to learn more. Some things to know when adopting a Coton de Tulear puppy include: Read More 

Thymidine Kinase: What One Blood Test Can Detect In Your Cat

If your cat has been experiencing unexplained weight loss and vomiting or diarrhea, your veterinarian may perform abdominal radiographs and routine blood panels. While such tests may reveal certain abnormalities, they do not always provide conclusive diagnostic results. A specific blood test may become a key tool in differentiating between two common diseases that are found in the gastrointestinal tract and achieving a more accurate diagnosis. Find out what this test can detect and what it can mean for your cat's prognosis. Read More 

Dietary Dilemma: Which Food Is Best for Your Cat’s Dental and Renal Health?

According to the American Veterinary Dental College, periodontal disease is the most common health condition to afflict cats and dogs, and chronic kidney disease is a commonly diagnosed disease in older cats. There are a number of contributing factors that set the stage for the development of chronic kidney disease, and periodontal disease is believed to be one of them. The diet that you may have once heard would benefit your cat's dental health, however, may be taxing on their renal health. Read More 

Guidelines For Caring For Your Dog

As a person who is looking to become the best dog owner you can be, you will need to provide yourself the opportunity to provide. A few things you need to provide include medical care, ways to pay for medical care and professional grade training. With this in mind, read on and apply these tips so that you can give your pet what they need to grow, thrive and be at their best. Read More 

Two Tips For New Lizard Owners

Owning a pet can be a highly rewarding experience, but there are many people that may not be particularly attracted to the idea of owning dogs or cats. Whether this is due to personal taste or living somewhere that bans these animals, a pet lizard may be an excellent alternative. While these pets can be low maintenance, it is an unfortunate fact that new lizard owners may make some mistakes when caring for these animals. Read More