Pet Parenting

Recognize the Subtle Signs of Pain
Recognize the Subtle Signs of Pain

Speak up for the ones who can’t: Your dog can’t tell you when they’re in pain, but these symptoms can.

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5 Tips to Give Your Dog Their Pills
5 Tips to Give Your Dog Their Pills

Use these tips to help your stubborn dog take their medications.

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Houseplants to Avoid If You Have a Dog
Houseplants to Avoid If You Have a Dog

Fatal flora to keep away from your dog

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5 Tips to Give Your Cat Their Pills
5 Tips to Give Your Cat Their Pills

Help your reluctant cat take their medications.

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Tips for Preventing Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety in a Post Pandemic World
Tips for Preventing Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety in a Post Pandemic World

Dogs have adjusted to having family around and may develop separation anxiety when owners return to work.

Dr. Julie Dinnage
Living With Lymphoma
Living With Lymphoma

Tips to improve the quality of life for your dog with lymphoma.

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It’s Raining Cats and Dogs
It’s Raining Cats and Dogs

Tips for managing a multi-species household.

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Houseplants to Avoid If You Have a Cat
Houseplants to Avoid If You Have a Cat

Fatal flora to keep away from your cat

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Diabetes in Pets
Diabetes in Pets

An overview of what diabetes is, the different types, and treatment for cats and dogs.

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Poisonous for Pets? Dangerous Essential Oils and What to Use Instead
Poisonous for Pets? Dangerous Essential Oils and What to Use Instead

Here’s what you should know if you are thinking about using essential oils in your home.

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Canine Diabetes
Canine Diabetes

Know the risks, signs, and management protocols of canine diabetes.

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Feline Diabetes
Feline Diabetes

Know the risks, signs, and management of feline diabetes.

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Working Out with Your Dog
Working Out with Your Dog

Your best friends can make the best workout partners. These ideas and tips will keep you and your pet active.

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Is It a Good Idea to Let My Indoor Cat Outside?
Is It a Good Idea to Let My Indoor Cat Outside?

Here are some words of advice before letting your cat out the back door.

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Tips to Make Moving Easier on Your Cat
Tips to Make Moving Easier on Your Cat
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How to Help Your Dog Cope with the Loss of a Family Member
How to Help Your Dog Cope with the Loss of a Family Member
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Do It Yourself: Safe Natural Cleaning Products for Pets
Do It Yourself: Safe Natural Cleaning Products for Pets

You can make virtually any cleaning agent at home with some simple ingredients from your cabinet.

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Hair or Fur? Caring for Different Types of Coats on Dogs
Hair or Fur? Caring for Different Types of Coats on Dogs

A poodle’s hair requires different care than a husky’s. Here are tips to consider for different coats.

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Raising Two Puppies at Once
Raising Two Puppies at Once

One plus one is greater than two when talking about the effort required to raise puppies. Be aware of the behavioral issues that may develop when they are raised together.

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Dangerous Food Scraps for Cats
Dangerous Food Scraps for Cats

Some of your favorite foods may be dangerous for your cat to consume.

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More Than a Meow
More Than a Meow

Do you ever wonder if your cat is trying to tell you something when they meow? They can’t directly tell you when they are in pain, but these symptoms can.

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Tips for Bathing Your Cat
Tips for Bathing Your Cat

Know when and how to safely groom your cat.

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Why Do Cats Like Catnip?
Why Do Cats Like Catnip?
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The Best Toys for Cats
The Best Toys for Cats
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How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears
How to Clean Your Dog’s Ears

Have you noticed your dog excessively scratching or a strange odor coming from their ears? It may be time to clean their ears.

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Dry Nose? Warm Nose? What Does It Mean?
Dry Nose? Warm Nose? What Does It Mean?

Some people think that a dry or warm dog’s nose is cause for alarm, but we are setting the facts straight.

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Trimming Your Dog’s Nails
Trimming Your Dog’s Nails

With the right instructions and tools, trimming your dog’s nails can become a simple grooming procedure to do at home.

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Soft vs. Dry Food for Your Dog
Soft vs. Dry Food for Your Dog
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You Got a Puppy! Now What?
You Got a Puppy! Now What?

Here are some tips for house training a new puppy and what you can do to help the process run smoothly.

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Causes, Treatments, and Prevention of Hot Spots in Dogs
Causes, Treatments, and Prevention of Hot Spots in Dogs
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Keeping Your Aging Dog Comfortable at Home
Keeping Your Aging Dog Comfortable at Home

7 helpful tips to make your elderly dog more comfortable.

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Can Puppies Get Sick?
Can Puppies Get Sick?

Signs of illness to look out for in your puppy.

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Why Does My Dog Keep Scratching?
Why Does My Dog Keep Scratching?

Your dog’s excessive scratching could be caused by a variety of factors including fleas, allergies, or infections, each with different options for treatment.

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How to Keep Your Dog Moving in Old Age
How to Keep Your Dog Moving in Old Age

Keep your dog mobile with these tips and tricks.

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Interactive Toys: Definition and Benefits
Interactive Toys: Definition and Benefits

What are interactive toys, and how can they benefit your pet?

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Dangerous Food Scraps for Dogs
Dangerous Food Scraps for Dogs

Some of your favorite foods may be dangerous for your pet to consume.

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Types of Lumps You Could Find on Your Dog
Types of Lumps You Could Find on Your Dog
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Should You Worry About Other Pets When One is Undergoing Chemotherapy?
Should You Worry About Other Pets When One is Undergoing Chemotherapy?

Here’s what you need to know if you have other pets living with one that is undergoing chemotherapy.

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More Weight, More Risk: Overweight Dogs and Cancer
More Weight, More Risk: Overweight Dogs and Cancer

Overweight dogs may be at a higher risk for cancer.

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How Can You Tell If Your Dog Has Valley Fever?
How Can You Tell If Your Dog Has Valley Fever?

Here are common symptoms of primary and disseminated Valley fever, as well as diagnostic testing a veterinarian can perform.

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What to Expect in Teething Puppies
What to Expect in Teething Puppies

Struggling with excessive nipping and biting from razor sharp little teeth? Here’s how you can fix it.

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Fido and Feline Senses
Fido and Feline Senses

Here’s how your companion’s ears, eyes, and nose work and how you can help protect them.

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Do Mixed Breed Dogs Live Longer?
Do Mixed Breed Dogs Live Longer?
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Toothbrushes to Toys—Dental Care for Your Dog
Toothbrushes to Toys—Dental Care for Your Dog

Why dental health is important in canines and how you can help.

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Why Do Dogs Get Dry Heaves?
Why Do Dogs Get Dry Heaves?

A guide to some of the most common causes of dry heaving in puppies and dogs.

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What Is Valley Fever and How Do Dogs Get It?
What Is Valley Fever and How Do Dogs Get It?

An overview of the fungal disease endemic in the Southwest United States

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Is My Dog at Risk for Valley Fever?
Is My Dog at Risk for Valley Fever?

Environment, age, activity, and preexisting conditions may increase a dog’s risk of developing Valley fever.

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Human Foods that are Good for Your Dog
Human Foods that are Good for Your Dog

When you can’t resist those begging puppy dog eyes, know which human foods are healthy to feed to your dog.

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7 Things You Didn’t Know Were Bad for Your Dog
7 Things You Didn’t Know Were Bad for Your Dog
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Does My Dog Have Separation Anxiety?
Does My Dog Have Separation Anxiety?

An overview of causes, signs, and misconceptions of separation anxiety.

Dr. Julie Dinnage
My Dog Has Valley Fever...Now What?
My Dog Has Valley Fever...Now What?

Here are common treatment options and supplements for dogs with Valley Fever.

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Can Valley Fever Be Prevented?
Can Valley Fever Be Prevented?
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Diabetes in Humans and Animals
Diabetes in Humans and Animals

A Q&A with Anivive’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. David Bruyette.

David Bruyette, DVM

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