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6 Ways to Budget for Your Pet's Healthcare Costs

6 Ways to Budget for Your Pet's Healthcare Costs | Pet News | Scoop.it
Let's face it: Pets are expensive. And like many pet owners, you'll do whatever it takes to care of your pet - even if it means running through your savings account to do it.
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Pet-related events in Pittsburgh: June 29 – July 1

Pet-related events in Pittsburgh: June 29 – July 1 | Pet News | Scoop.it
There are lots of pet-related events in Pittsburgh this weekend.
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Animal shelters overburdened with cats in summer - The Associated Press

Animal shelters overburdened with cats in summer - The Associated Press | Pet News | Scoop.it
The Associated PressAnimal shelters overburdened with cats in summerThe Associated PressBy SUE MANNING, Associated Press – 1 minute ago.
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Bunny's Blog: Pedigree Write a Post, Help a Dog Campaign

Bunny's Blog: Pedigree Write a Post, Help a Dog Campaign | Pet News | Scoop.it

For every blog post written about Pedigree Brand’s commitment to promote pet adoption through June 30, Pedigree will donate a 17-pound bag of dog food to shelter dogs via Rescue Bank, a national pet distribution program.

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Bringing Adult Feral Cat into Household - CatChannel.com

Bringing Adult Feral Cat into Household - CatChannel.com | Pet News | Scoop.it
Bringing Adult Feral Cat into HouseholdCatChannel.comCatChannel cat behavior expert Marilyn Krieger offers some advice on converting a feral cat to an inside cat.and more »...
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Carrots are bad for rabbits, RSPCA says - Telegraph

Carrots are bad for rabbits, RSPCA says - Telegraph | Pet News | Scoop.it
The sight of Bugs Bunny chewing a carrot is among the best–known images in cartoon history, but root vegetables are in fact bad for rabbits.
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Bunny's Blog: Bissell Totally Floored by My Pet Contest

Bunny's Blog: Bissell Totally Floored by My Pet Contest | Pet News | Scoop.it

From now until July 5, you can share a story about your pet for a chance to win a new Total Floors Pet vacuum and a $500 donation to the shelter of your choice.

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Improving Local Dog Parks

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The Nutro Company's Room to Run project is focused on improving local dog parks with grants for 30 communities this year. Apply to be awarded $2000 in funds for dog park equipement and maintenance.

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Cat Vomiting: Should You Be Worried?

Cat Vomiting: Should You Be Worried? | Pet News | Scoop.it
There are many causes of cat vomiting. Learn the symptoms, diagnostic tools, and treatment of vomiting in cats. Includes questions and answers.

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8 in 10 dogs suffer from behavioural problems | ANI News ...

8 in 10 dogs suffer from behavioural problems | ANI News ... | Pet News | Scoop.it
London, June 25 (ANI): A new range of antidepressants aimed at pets suffering from behavioural problems could hit the markets in the UK later this.
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Rabbit diet - Rabbit welfare - Tips, advice, health

Rabbit diet - Rabbit welfare - Tips, advice, health | Pet News | Scoop.it
Find out more about the dietary needs of rabbits. (RT @RSPCA_official: Lettuce? Rabbit food!! Actually no it’s not.
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Hospital Honors a Beloved Therapy Dog With a Retirement Party

Hospital Honors a Beloved Therapy Dog With a Retirement Party | Pet News | Scoop.it
Patients and employees gathered at the Sutter Children's Center in Sacramento, Calif., last week to celebrate the retirement of a therapy dog named Hazel, who has worked at the hospital for the past nine years.
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Caring For Your Aging Cat

Caring For Your Aging Cat | Pet News | Scoop.it
With proper care, your cat can live to be 20. A vet explains how to ensure your cat has a long and healthy life. Plus the one thing you should never do.
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Bunny's Blog: AHA Red Star Team Mobilizes to Help Victims of Colorado Wildfires

Bunny's Blog: AHA Red Star Team Mobilizes to Help Victims of Colorado Wildfires | Pet News | Scoop.it

The Red Star Rescue Rig left its home base in Denver yesterday morning headed to Colorado Springs, where it was expected to arrive later that day to begin setting up an additional emergency shelter at the Cheyenne Mountain High School. 

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How safe is your backyard for your pets? - Chicago Tribune

How safe is your backyard for your pets? - Chicago Tribune | Pet News | Scoop.it
How safe is your backyard for your pets?Chicago TribuneBefore you let your dog or cat roll in the grass, make sure your home turf isn't an animal danger zone. Pesticides and herbicides: "Since pets are so much lower ...
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Bret Michaels, Pet Accessories Designer? Believe It - People Magazine

Bret Michaels, Pet Accessories Designer? Believe It - People Magazine | Pet News | Scoop.it
Bret Michaels, Pet Accessories Designer?
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The Shelter Voice: Simple Cat Kennel Enrichment Ideas

The Shelter Voice: Simple Cat Kennel Enrichment Ideas | Pet News | Scoop.it
By: Darlene Duggan When people find out I work in a shelter, many ask what ways they can help. My mind immediately turns to cat kennel enrichment.
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Animal Smarts: What Do Dolphins and Dogs Know? | Sci-Tech Today

Animal Smarts: What Do Dolphins and Dogs Know? | Sci-Tech Today | Pet News | Scoop.it
When it comes to traits like intelligence, social behavior and communications, some researchers say dolphins come as close to humans as our ape and monkey cousins. Maybe even closer.
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Will a Pair of Kittens Raised Together Care Only for Each Other?

Will a Pair of Kittens Raised Together Care Only for Each Other? | Pet News | Scoop.it
Dr. Marty Becker says there's no reason not to adopt kittens from the same litter — and no reason they won't bond to you.

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Uncover the Mystery Ingredients in Cat Food

Uncover the Mystery Ingredients in Cat Food | Pet News | Scoop.it
Cat foods come in a range of flavors, formulas and types. Learn how to read cat food labels and choose the right food for your cat.

Via Dr. Arnold Plotnick
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Blog Paws 2012 - ChicagoNow (blog)

Blog Paws 2012 - ChicagoNow (blog) | Pet News | Scoop.it
ChicagoNow (blog)Blog Paws 2012ChicagoNow (blog)A conference of pet bloggers, called Blog Paws 2012, held in Salt Lake City, June 21 to 23. Hundreds of pet bloggers and many others in the pet industry ...
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Rabbits - Rabbit welfare - Tips, advice, health

Rabbits - Rabbit welfare - Tips, advice, health | Pet News | Scoop.it
Learn about rabbit biology, behaviour & get expert advice on how to keep rabbits healthy and happy. (RT @RSPCA_official: Do you want a cheap pet? Then don’t get a rabbit!
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8 tips to help your dog stay cool this summer

8 tips to help your dog stay cool this summer | Pet News | Scoop.it
The summers here are hot. We know we need to keep ourselves cool and safe from sun and heat-related dangers, but it’s easy to forget about our four-legged friends.
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