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How to Buy Your First Reptile Pet

How to Buy Your First Reptile Pet | Pet News | Scoop.it
Many people who have an interest in reptiles and amphibians just aren’t sure where to start. You may have an idea of what you want, you may not.
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Dogs Poop – Then What Do You Do With It?

Dogs Poop – Then What Do You Do With It? | Pet News | Scoop.it

"Dogs poop. It’s a fact of live and if you have dogs you’ll have to deal with it. We’ll review all of the different options for how to handle your dog’s poop."

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Cats Adore, Manipulate Women : Discovery News

Cats Adore, Manipulate Women : Discovery News | Pet News | Scoop.it
Cats attach to humans, and particularly women, as social partners, and it's not just for the sake of obtaining food.
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Aging pets: Dogs (and cats) are having their day - Belleville News Democrat

Aging pets: Dogs (and cats) are having their dayBelleville News DemocratFirst came diet foods and treatment plans for fat cats and dumpy dogs, as veterinarians warned about a pet obesity epidemic.
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Don’t Forget About Those Pets!

Don’t Forget About Those Pets! | Pet News | Scoop.it
It's time to check in with our favorite blogger, Alyssa Curry over at Organic Dreams.  This time, she's talking pets.  They need nutrition too! Nutrition isn't just for humans...it's for animals too.
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Feline Weight Loss: Is Something Wrong?

Feline Weight Loss: Is Something Wrong? | Pet News | Scoop.it
Feline weight loss is a concern at any age. If your cat loses weight, there is something wrong. It may be very treatable if caught early, so knowing what your cat weighs is essential.
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Ahimsa House: A safehaven for pets of domestic violence | 11alive.com

Ahimsa House: A safehaven for pets of domestic violence | 11alive.com | Pet News | Scoop.it

Nearly 48 percent of domestic violence victims will delay finding safety due to fear of what could happen to their pets.

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The CATalyst: Loews Feral Cats Trapped and Waiting — Did the Florida Protest Help?

The CATalyst: Loews Feral Cats Trapped and Waiting — Did the Florida Protest Help? | Pet News | Scoop.it
Loews Hotels at Universal, Orlando, Fla., have switched policy from performing TNR on local feral cats to, nearly overnight, ending the program and instead choosing to exterminate the feral cats at Loews’ locations.
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Top Cat Poisons - Top Five Toxins Poisonous to Cats | Pet Poison Helpline

Top Cat Poisons - Top Five Toxins Poisonous to Cats | Pet Poison Helpline | Pet News | Scoop.it
Human medications, plants such as lilies, insecticides, household cleaners and glow sticks or jewelry are all poisonous to cats. Keep these dangers away from cats!
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TELEVISION FOR DOGS | Weekly World News

TELEVISION FOR DOGS | Weekly World News | Pet News | Scoop.it
The advertising-free programming is aimed at stay-at-home dogs whose out-to-work masters fret about the separation anxiety their pets suffer, and the trouble they get into, when left unattended for long stretches of time.
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Spay and Neuter

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The most important thing we can do to save cats and dogs from all the suffering and death that their overpopulation causes is to spay and neuter them. (RT @peta: #YouGetMajorPointsIf: u spay/neuter ur dogs & cats!
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Some stores, workplaces becoming more pet friendly - Kansas City Star

Some stores, workplaces becoming more pet friendly - Kansas City Star | Pet News | Scoop.it
Some stores, workplaces becoming more pet friendlyKansas City Star"People really enjoy it, it brings more customers in," said Cory Hardy of Bears & Buddies, who often takes his two dogs, a Chihuahua and a puggle, to work with him at the Clinton...
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Blog the Change: Pets are Forever — The Daily Dog Blog

Blog the Change: Pets are Forever — The Daily Dog Blog | Pet News | Scoop.it
A photographic blog about the joys of living with furry, four-legged kids.
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ID Tags and Microchips Bring Lost Pets Home

ID Tags and Microchips Bring Lost Pets Home | Pet News | Scoop.it
This month’s Be the Change Challenge is all about helping Rescued Animals.  Here is one way you can help.
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Gardens Inspired: Plants Toxic to Pets – Poisons in the garden

Gardens Inspired: Plants Toxic to Pets – Poisons in the garden | Pet News | Scoop.it

This alphabetical list of toxic plants to dogs and cats has been assembled from many different sources and is offered as a courtesy to my readers. 

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Dog Owners, Beware: Ticks in Feeding Frenzy After Mild Winter - Patch.com

Dog Owners, Beware: Ticks in Feeding Frenzy After Mild Winter - Patch.com | Pet News | Scoop.it
PR Web (press release)Dog Owners, Beware: Ticks in Feeding Frenzy After Mild WinterPatch.comOne local vet said he has seen more tick-infested dogs this spring than he has in 10 years of practice in the area.
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Going Green Has Gone to the Dogs - Care2 News Network

Going Green Has Gone to the Dogs - Care2 News Network | Pet News | Scoop.it
It's hard to imagine that the family dog can have more environmental impact than an S.U.V., but if pet parents aren't careful, it can most certainly ring true. Pet lifestyle expert, Sandy Robins, shares her tips on how to reduce a ...
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A Dog’s Purpose? (from a 6-year-old)

A Dog’s Purpose? (from a 6-year-old) | Pet News | Scoop.it
from my good friend Scott Fornaciari Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old Irish Wolfhound named Belker. The dog’s owners, Ron, his wife Lisa , and their little bo... (A Dog's Purpose?
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When the Ethical Treatment of Animals Goes Wrong | Psychology Today

When the Ethical Treatment of Animals Goes Wrong | Psychology Today | Pet News | Scoop.it
Is killing 95 percent of animals entrusted to a shelter ethical? By Stanley Coren, Ph.D., F.R.S.C....
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Celebrity Pets: Wedding Day Fun! - 'ACE' IN THE HOLE - Weddings, Pet Photo Special : People.com

Celebrity Pets: Wedding Day Fun! - 'ACE' IN THE HOLE - Weddings, Pet Photo Special : People.com | Pet News | Scoop.it
Carrie Underwood's July 2010 nuptials would not have been complete without her dog Ace, who wore a custom powder-pink ...
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Amazing Facts About Cats — Knoji

Amazing Facts About Cats — Knoji | Pet News | Scoop.it
The humble house cat is loved by by many people. Highly independent and adaptable, cat's have many hidden talents, and an interesting history.
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Animal Friends: Understanding Cat Behavior: Cranky Cats

Animal Friends: Understanding Cat Behavior: Cranky Cats | Pet News | Scoop.it
Cats are some of the most loving creatures on earth, so can be upsetting when a cuddly cat unexpectedly hisses or swats at you or a fellow feline. The good news is that cranky behavior in cats is often is temporary and can be ...
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Pets are good for child health

Pets are good for child health | Pet News | Scoop.it
Pets are good for child health (RT @AnimalNewsInfo: #Pets are good for child health http://t.co/fUI5GP9R so adopt an #AnimalShelter #Pet...)...
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A Day in the Life of Oscar the Cat — NEJM

A Day in the Life of Oscar the Cat — NEJM | Pet News | Scoop.it
Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — A Day in the Life of Oscar the Cat...
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Diabetes dog detects low Glucose levels - WTSP 10 News

Diabetes dog detects low Glucose levels - WTSP 10 News | Pet News | Scoop.it
Diabetes dog detects low Glucose levelsWTSP 10 NewsALTONA, NY (WCAX) - Dogs are often called man's best friend, but for diabetics they can also be lifesavers. Dr. Jonathan Beach's new chocolate lab, Banting, arrives at his home in Altona.
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