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What you do is a great thing, and i know it’s important to you, lori, but you have to remember that they’re just dogs

“What you do is a great thing, and I know it’s important to you, Lori, but you have to remember that they’re just dogs.” The words, spoken by a family member, stung.  We had just been discussing who would be “on duty” to care for my hospitalized mother that Sunday; despite having already put in [...]

Animals at summer camp

Animals at Summer Camp? Say Yes to Letting your kids play with animals this summer as a part of the fun they can have at camp. Find a science camp, or a more broadly defined summer camp that includes animals as a part of their program offerings. For many children making a connection with animals [...]

According to the american veterinary medical association’s (avma) u

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association’s (AVMA) U.S. Pet Ownership & Demographics Sourcebook, 58.3% of all American households have at least one pet. There are more than 60 million pet dogs in America and the average pet dog visits its veterinarian almost twice as many times as the average dog. Pet owners are now [...]

Having a pet and training it, caring for it and looking after it is one thing

Having a pet and training it, caring for it and looking after it is one thing. But it is quite another thing to understand the plight of the pet or the animal. That’s why veterinarians have a special ability in comprehending the problems that the animals may face. The animals cannot speak nor understand what [...]

The equine industry is a very diverse industry that contributes to a wide variety of activities in every portion of the country

The equine industry is a very diverse industry that contributes to a wide variety of activities in every portion of the country. North Central Texas College is located directly in the heart of the horse industry in north Texas. North Central Texas College is located in Gainesville, Texas and is a two year public college. [...]