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Ticks and Fleas: Know How to Fight Them

The chance that you and your pets have of getting infested with ticks and fleas grows as the temperature rises. These annoying parasites, besides provoking skin irritation and allergies, can also transfer diseases to both animals and humans. For this reason, it’s…

Sensitive Gums in Dogs

Sensitive gums are a common problem among adult animals. The condition usually appears after their third birthday, and is usually more common in smaller dog breeds. To avoid subsequent problems and further decay that could lead to loss of teeth,…

Should I Give My Dog Vitamins?

None of us would think twice about taking our vitamins, as they’re so important for our diet and nutrition. But when it comes to giving our dog vitamins, we’re not so sure. Is it safe to do so? Are they…

4 Healthy Habits for Your Dog’s Heart

Dogs, like humans, can have heart problems, especially in their old age. Luckily, there are some simple habits that can help keep your dog’s heart healthy.  Boxers and poodles are especially likely to have heart problems. But any breed can have them,…

4 Wrinkly Dog Care Tips

Wrinkly dogs are absolutely precious. You can take a look at some of these breeds that were once mentioned on the My Animals website. For example, there’s the Shar-Pei, the most precious, wrinkliest dog of them all. However, that beauty also…

What To Do If A Scorpion Stings You

Don’t be fooled into thinking that scorpions only live in the desert. They’re much more common than you think. Almost anybody at some point could find themselves stung by one, so it’s a good idea to know how to react if…

Your Pet’s Sedentary Lifestyle

Modern life has also affected domestic animals, and a lack of physical activity is a dangerous reality in their every day lives. People who allow their pets to live a sedentary lifestyle put their physical and mental health at risk. …

What Should You Do If Your Cat Gets Poisoned?

Unfortunately, bad people poisoning pets has become very common over the years. There are so many stories of this happening to dogs and cats, and these people do out of pure hatred. If you that likes to wander around outside, then you…

Itchy Ears in Dogs

There are plenty of reasons why a dog might scratch his ears. It’s very common and unpleasant, and there could be more to it than just an itch.

Urinary Incontinence in Dogs

If your dog can’t “hold it in,”, he mist have a bladder problem. It’s important to learn about urinary incontinence in dogs you’ll know why it happens and how to treat it. This article provides valuable information on this condition in…

How to keep fleas out of your home

Keeping fleas out of your home should be a priority because the health of every member of the family depends on it. Fleas are very hardy and can survive in extreme conditions. A flea can survive over a week without food. In…