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    Frisbee-catching dogs take part in China contest

    Border collies have been taking a break from herding livestock … to catch some flying discs. They took part in a frisbee contest in north-east China. The 4th Liaoning Dog Frisbee Contest took part on Sunday in Shenyang City, 630 kilometres north-east from the capital Beijing.

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    3 breeds of British dogs that are facing extinction and why

    British native dogs are in danger of extinction in the UK and the reasons are a bit unsettling. The main reason is that native breeds are being overlooked in lieu of more favored imports, such as the Chihuahua. British dog lovers simply do not find native British breeds as fashionable. When we mention the name of […]

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    Four of the Worst Foods to Feed Your Cat

    While it can be quite a hassle to have to pick only a certain brand of cat food for your feline companion, it can be a blessing in disguise, especially when there are certain types of food that could potentially be fatal to them. Below are four of the worst foods that you can ever […]

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    Keeping Reptiles and Amphibians as Pets

    Reptiles and amphibians are fascinating animals. They are exotic animals that, unfortunately, many keep without doing research. Unfortunately, very few people know about them. Reptiles and amphibians are ectotherms or poikilotherms, meaning that they are not able to control their body temperature and this will depend on the outside. When we were in school, they […]

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    Comfort Dogs Sent to Help Florida Students after School Shooting

    Two weeks after the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, students and faculty members are starting to go back to their classrooms. The community is still mourning the death of 17 people, and it is hard to make the kids go back to the scene that gave them their most traumatic experience to date.   […]

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    California’s new pet store laws

    A recent bill, A.B. 485, has made it so that beginning in January 2019, California pet stores will be required to get their cats, dogs, and rabbits from shelters and rescue centers exclusively. No longer will they be able to source animals from private breeders. With the bill, California becomes the first to pass such […]

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    Kennedy Airport offers amenities at The Ark

    Airports usually offer luxurious amenities for travelers who have the will and money to pay for it. It is a much better experience than sitting on a cold bench waiting for your flight for 3 hours. Now, the Kennedy Airport offers these same services not only to humans but to pets. Last month, the Ark […]

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    Is The Vegan Diet OK For Dogs?

    Many dog owners who happen to be a vegan wonder if they can also place their dogs on a vegan diet. Dogs really love to eat meat and that is how they get their dose of protein. Well, the happy news is that yes, dogs can perfectly thrive on a vegan diet. Now, of course, […]

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    Is health insurance for your pet a good idea

    When it comes down to it, we’ll spend however much money it takes to give our pets the best of the best in terms of medical care. However, no matter how much we love them, their veterinary bills can really add up. There may be a way to significantly reduce the amount of money you […]