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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400We all hope that a disaster will never happen to us. Sadly, it seems like daily we are hearing about another family or community being struck with devastation and tragedy. It may be difficult to imagine what those poor victims are going through unless you have been there yourself. If not, it's really important to remember that it can happen to you and the best way to survive a disaster is to be prepared. When I say prepared I mean your whole family, pets included.
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400If you love your pets as much as I do, you wouldnat think of going on vacation without them. With a little planning and trying some of these helpful tips vacationing with your pets and be as easy as asita and astaya. The first thing you need to do is make sure your pet is used to riding in your vehicle, nothing can ruin a vacation as fast as a car-sick pet.
Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Never Leave Your Pets in a Parked Car Not even for a minute. Not even with the car running and air conditioner on. On a warm day, temperatures inside a vehicle can rise rapidly to dangerous levels. On an 85-degree day, for example, the temperature inside a car with the windows opened slightly can reach 102 degrees within 10 minutes. After 30 minutes, the temperature will reach 120 degrees. Your pet may suffer irreversible organ damage or die.
Sat, 23 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Homeowners with pets often look for a way in which to contain them without throwing off the aesthetics of the homes landscape. When you have a pet that needs to be contained here are five factors to consider when looking for a style of fencing: your pet's size, skill level, current fencing, maintenance and the size of the space.
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500Without preventative measures, the mixture of pets and Christmas might lead to dogs or cats becoming injured or ill as a result of uncovering something that could be harmful to them. To help keep your pets safe during the Christmas holidays, this article provides a list of Christmas safety tips.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Many people consider their pet to be a close friend or a member of the family. For many pet owners their pet may be the only family they have. These pet owners know the incredible pain and sense of loss when their beloved pet passes. In this article we will discuss ways to cope with those feelings.
Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Our pets are important to us. For many people pets are friends, companions and family members. A pet may be the only family some people have. We care for them, feed them, take care of their health and daily needs and in return we are rewarded with loyalty and unconditional love. Sadly, there are times when pets become seriously ill and tough decisions must be made on their behalf by the pet parent.
Tue, 20 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400By now many of you reading this have heard of the benefits, both emotional and physical of having a pet in your life. Perhaps you have even personally experienced some of these effects yourself, how when you are petting a soft purring kitten or throwing a ball for a dog whose tail wags in pure joy things just seem a little better, you relax and smile and all of the days troubles seem to melt away.
Sat, 30 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400As storms start turning in the Atlantic every year, in Florida we make ready for the annual hurricane season and the potential disasters that come with it. Part of that preparation includes having food and water supplies, making sure our families know the emergency plan, knowing how to evacuate and so forth. Unfortunately many families do not properly prepare for their pets.
Wed, 27 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Animal hospital is the second most important place for your pet after your home. It is very essential to choose one for your pet beforehand of an emergency so that is could be easier for you to take the animal over there immediately. An animal hospital is the place where you can find the specialized doctors and can attain the best services for your pets. These hospitals are not limited to the treatment of pets and domestic animals rather wild animals that are injured are also being taken to these hospitals.
Tue, 26 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Recently, a series of reports were released by the medical community regarding zoonotic diseases and the risks involved for pet owners. Some of these reports bordered on near hysteria. How much of the hype was the medical community and how much was the media feeding on public reaction is difficult to assess. While zoonotic disease is a concern and should be addressed, the reality of the situation is that you are more likely to contract an illness from another person than you are from your pet.
Mon, 25 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Bearded dragon cages plays an crucial role for keeping your beardie pleased and wholesome. This is important because they'll be spending most of their time in that location. Make sure to setup their place close to their natural habitat. Bearded dragons need a huge habitat. They want the extra space to ensure that they go move to the other side of the tank from the heat. For security factors, pet viewing, ease of maintenance, a glass aquarium is ideal.
Mon, 25 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Bearded dragons are lizards that originated from Australia and all over the immensity of this continent, which several species of this animal exist. Inside the country, there are about eight species accessible and six are of them are frequent household pets. Some of the examples of terrestrial bearded dragons are Nullabor bearded dragon, the Lawsons bearded dragon, the dwarf beaded dragon, the Mitchell's bearded dragon along with the Inland bearded dragon. Read on to find out some crucial facts about bearded dragons.
Mon, 25 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Are you thinking about bearded dragon breeding? There is some fascinating data you must learn on how to properly breed them. The bearded dragon is considered as among the most well-known lizards nowadays. This has conveyed the interest of bearded dragon breeding. The process of breeding bearded dragons usually takes certain conditions and timing to create fertile eggs as well as healthy hatchlings.
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400In this article you will know a few of the important details relating to the bearded dragon habitat. The Bearded dragon is not just a magnificent creature within the wild but they are also considered as excellent choice for pets. This is important particularly if you are thinking about creating a bearded dragon as your pet at home. Habitat plays an crucial role on their overall wellness and life expectancy.
Tue, 19 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Dogs are considered to be highly demanded pets among other animals. Some dog breeds are special and of rare species which are found only in some parts of the world. People prefer dogs among other pets because of their beauty and limited availability of some particular species. Comparatively, dogs are the safest animals to grow in the house than other canines that live in other environmental conditions. Some breeds of dogs are very common as pets and are greatly in demand like the English Bulldog, Labrador and German shepherd.
Mon, 18 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Bearded dragon is a lizard that belongs to genus Pogona together with 7 other types of species. When bearded dragon is attacked or threatened, the skin puffs out into the component of their throat, which resembles to a human beard. That is why they are known as bearded dragon. Its spiny head is essentially a defense mechanism that makes them appear bigger. This protects them from potential predators. Bearded dragons are now becoming a widespread pet by most people about the world together with iguanas.
Mon, 11 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Normally, out of a long list of pets domesticated by households, dogs, cats, hamsters, fish, mice, guinea pigs, birds, snakes, iguanas, and ferrets top likeable pets. In fact, demand of equine as a pet is also inching up countrywide, according to the American Pet Products Association.
Thu, 07 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Pet clinics are ideal venues to leave your pet in case you have to go out of town. They will take good care of it and provide medical care if necessary. You can also visit these places if you want your pet bathed and groomed. In case you need advice on how to tackle a troubling issue like excessive barking, you can visit such a facility.
Thu, 30 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Pets have taken a family member's place in each family. Pets are loved and liked by family members thick in the midst of luxuries. When you need to leave them and go somewhere else temporarily also you need to worry to think about them so much. Boarding kennels Melbourne is there for these purposes only. They are beaming up with unmatched facilities for pets. These dog boarding centers are created to help people who are in such a catch. You can be carefree if you leave your pet here in pet care because every owner is bit worried when he leaves his pets here.
Fri, 03 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400People, who didn't have any experience of owning a pet, can never ever assume how much pain it causes after losing them. It's like someone in the family has passed away. It is important to make decisions regarding the memorial, how to deal with their remains and how to respectfully honor their life in a meaningful way. Urns for cremation can give us the way to remember the memories of our cute furry friends. Different kinds of Urns for cremation are available today. So let's know about some of them.
Wed, 18 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400How much do you love your little pet friend? What if you will lose him? If you owe a pet then that will be the roughest time in your life. Those who have already experienced the loss of a long time pet can feel my point in terms of grief and sadness. Mostly children cannot afford the death of their pet because they use to build up a significant relationship with their pets. But who can deny death? What we could do is to keep their memories alive for all the time.
Tue, 17 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400Dogs and cats are like chalk and cheese but i'm not talking about physical appearance - my observations have been of their personalities, mentally and emotionally. Cats view owners as providers, meal tickets, suckers so to speak! Since dogs became domesticated all those years ago, they developed a certain trait which no other animal posesses to any similar extent and that is loyalty towards their owner. Having said this however, one can only have a certain level of respect for the selfish cat and mere pity for the needy dog!
Tue, 10 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400At the turn of the 20th century our vast oceans were a plenty with baleen whales. What has happened to them? The Blue Whale is the largest baleen whale and the biggest living creature to ever breathe on our planet. Scientists and oceanographers are constantly carrying out research on the Blue Whale in attempt to assist in the survival of this magnificent creature which experts now estimate number less than 10 000 worldwide. Could it be that after surviving the sharks and the whaling that ships strikes now pose the biggest threats to the survival of the Blue Whale?
Wed, 04 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400Dogs and cats are like chalk and cheese but i'm not talking about physical appearance - my observations have been of their personalities, mentally and emotionally. Cats view owners as providers, meal tickets, suckers so to speak! Since dogs became domesticated all those years ago, they developed a certain trait which no other animal posesses to any similar extent and that is loyalty towards their owner.