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Senior pets can make great additions to almost any family, and can bring just as much love and joy as a younger pet. Here's a few reasons why you should adopt a senior pet. 1. Limited Training In most cases, senior pets have already been housebroken and know basic...
Spaying/Neutering provides major health benefits and a longer, healthier life - it reduces the chances of CANCER (breast, uterine, prostate, and testicular), UTERINE INFECTIONS and PROSTATE DISEASE. Your spayed female won't go into heat - Spaying...
The best way to protect your family from the effects of a disaster is to have a disaster plan. If you are a pet owner, that plan should include your pets. Being prepared can save their lives. Different disasters require different responses. But whether the disaster is...
Winnebago County, home of more than 60,000 licensed dogs and cats, and PetHub.com, the world’s fastest way to get lost pets home, have teamed up to offer fourlegged family members a new 21st century ID tag that aims to increase the chances of a lost pet’s return. “Each year our department licenses more than 60,000 […]
Keeping kittens warm, bottle feeding, assisting with grooming, and stimulating urination and defecation are all essential skills for any kitten rescuer. Learn the basics with this step-by-step tutorial.
Winnebago County Animal Services keeps the people and pets of Winnebago County, Illinois safe. The organization recently shared these tips for preventing bites, a common concern for pet owners and neighbors alike. Dog bites can be prevented becoming familiar canine body language: https://positively.com/dog-training/understanding-dogs/canine-body-language/ Dog bite prevention tips for pet owners: Socialize and train your dog, […]
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