All About Toy Safety and Your New Puppy

There are so many doggie toys on the market these days that at times it’s easy to feel you’re buying for a new baby rather than a pampered puppy. Some of these purchases can be both fun and stimulating for your latest arrival. Others, even some that we’ve come to associate with dogs, can be downright dangerous.

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I Can’t Cut My Cat’s Nails!

Keeping a cat’s nails neat and trimmed is something lots of pet owners say they struggle with. Once, you’ve mastered the technique, you’ll be able to wave goodbye to nasty scratches on both your furniture and members of your household. Nails that get too long can cause cats pain, problems with walking and a range of other medical issues.

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How to Clean House with Pets: What to Know

One of the most important—and challenging—parts of pet parenting is keeping your home clean with your furry friend around. From dealing with pet hair to cleaning up accidents, it can seem impossible to keep your house neat and tidy with a pet in the mix. But with some simple guidance, you can easily learn how to clean house with pets and keep your home looking its best.

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How to Keep a Clean House with Dogs: A Short Guide

Dogs can be messy. Inevitably, the house doesn’t stay clean around dogs, no matter their size. Are you a recent pet parent looking for some tips and tricks on how to keep the house clean when you have dogs? This short guide is for you.

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How to Keep a Clean House with Cats: A Short Guide

Nobody likes a messy house. But when you have cats, it can seem like no matter how much you tidy up there’s always a bit of fur or a stray kitten toy left behind. Luckily, there are some things you can do to help keep your house clean even with a few furry friends running around.

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How to Crate Train an Older Dog

We all have times when we need a little bit of extra help and emotional support. Dogs are no different. A favorite blanket, for example, can be a great comfort even to an older pooch, just as it can be to a small child. Crate training dogs has generated a wide range of opinions from a broad cross-section…

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How to Train a Dog Not to Jump

No matter how much we love our dogs, there are certain behaviors that we’d prefer them not to display. They might think it’s a good idea to jump on top of you or your family, but the chances are that you most certainly do not. It’s a common behavioral issue even among the most friendly of dogs…

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How Do I Stop My Kitten From Biting Me?

They may be cute as can be but kittens seem to have an overwhelming desire to bite anything and everything. Although a kitten’s nip might not draw blood, their teeth will get bigger and their jaws stronger. If kittens don’t learn that it’s inappropriate to bite a person when playing…

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Update for Travelers with Pets Entering the Netherlands from Ukraine

Due to the war in Ukraine, on March 9 the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) released a statement concerning refugees or Dutch citizens fleeing Ukraine with a pet. Primarily, it states that “The EU has unitedly agreed that people fleeing Ukraine with their pets will be treated with clemency.”

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Cat Spay and Neuter: A Pet Parent’s Guide

Cat spay and neuter is the surgical procedure of removing your cat’s reproductive organs. Specifically, spaying is for removing a female cat’s ovaries and uterus, and castration or neutering is the removal of a male cat’s testicles. Are you thinking about whether your cat needs spay or neuter surgery? Read on and learn more!

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