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Emergency Prep for Pets | Animal America

You may have prepared your household for an emergency, stocking vital essentials like water and food, along with extra medication. But have you considered that your pets will also need care in the case of an emergency? It’s true—if a natural disaster or other emergency were to occur, your pets will need special care just… View Article
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Danger Ahead: Keeping Your Pet Safe in the Fall | Animal America

Fall brings cooler temperatures, pumpkin spice, fallen leaves…and pet dangers? We may not often associate the season with the dangers it can bring to our furry friends, but maybe we should! Just as we take steps to prepare ourselves, our homes and our cars for a new season, it’s important to also consider what our… View Article
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Exercise your cat

Exercise is very important for your cat. It helps maintain a healthy body weight, tone, strong muscles and an alert mind. Since most of our cats are indoor only cats these days, it means we need to provide opportunities for them to exercise, otherwise this sedentary life can lead to obesity and disease. Exercising your… View Article
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Giving a pet as a gift

Adding a pet to any family should be a whole family decision. We know how irresistible it can be to want to give someone a puppy for the holidays, or their birthday. But resist the temptation, instead we suggest you give them a gift certificate for a pet. Like this the person who is getting… View Article
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Cat care tips

Cat care tip 1: Cats need their own space. No matter where you live, a quiet place for your cat to hide in is a must. All cats need their alone time and have a special spot for them to call their own will make your cat much happier. A spot to rest, away from… View Article
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Cat boarding prep

Cat Boarding prep Cats, especially those who are indoor cats, are not used to living in many different environments which means that when they board for the first few times, the experience can be stressful. However, cat boarding doesn’t need to be a questionable experience for your cat. This is why we came up with this… View Article
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Older pet tips

Everybody gets older every day and that includes your pet. Older pets have different needs than younger ones and here are a few things to take into consideration as your pet gets older. Depending on your pet’s size, health, nutrition, breed and some other factors, their approximate age in human years varies, the following charts… View Article
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Picking a rescue: part 1 (pet shelter)

Finding the perfect pet for you family can happen in many different ways, some people will search for a great breeder with a specific breed of dog in mind, while others prefer to visit a shelter and see which pet will “speak” to them. The more people adopt from shelters the more we see these… View Article
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