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Once again, one of my cats and i are off to the vet

Once again, one of my cats and I are off to the vet. It seems a spider had delivered a nasty bite to his nose. After arriving I couldn’t help but notice the number of felines in the hospital area of the clinic, and was curious as to why so many cats were in such [...]

Bringing your purebred puppy home is likely to be a rather monumental occasion

Bringing your purebred puppy home is likely to be a rather monumental occasion. You’ve added a new addition to your family and definitely want to make sure it’s well taken care of. Below are some good tips to consider to make sure your purebred puppy is taken care of in the beginning stages of its [...]

Retinal dysplasia refers to a disorder in which the cells and layer of retinal tissue did not develop properly

Retinal dysplasia refers to a disorder in which the cells and layer of retinal tissue did not develop properly. It is usually a nonprogressive disease and can be caused by viral infections, drugs, vitamin A deficiency, or genetic defects. Retinal dysplasia is characterized by folds or rosettes (round clumps) of the retinal tissue. The normal [...]

Whether your dog has a short coat (boxer, basset hound, labrador retriever), long coat (lhasa apso, german long-haired pointer, samoyed) or one that falls somewhere in between, he’ll need to be groomed on a regularly

Whether your dog has a short coat (Boxer, Basset Hound, Labrador Retriever), long coat (Lhasa Apso, German Long-haired Pointer, Samoyed) or one that falls somewhere in between, he’ll need to be groomed on a regularly. All dogs need to get used to being groomed, and starting as early in its life as possible. Good pet [...]

Labrador retriever dogs and puppies are loving, gentle and affectionate companions

Labrador Retriever dogs and puppies are loving, gentle and affectionate companions. The Labrador Retriever is a solid, medium sized dog that has an athletic body. This breed of dog can function as a retrieving gun dog. When hunting the Labrador Retriever is able to retrieve upland game or waterfowl for long periods of time in [...]