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9 Common Houseplants Poisonous to Your Pet

Plants add a certain element to the feel of our homes; however, those of us with pets need to be selective about the greenery we choose to have around. According to the ASPCA Poison Control, there are literally thousands of plants that could harm our pets if they ingest them. They all have varying degrees of effect on your dog or cat, some mild, some severe, and some potentially fatal.

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5 Advantages for Kids Who Grow Up With Dogs

Nearly every child at some point begs their parents for a puppy. As parents, we can’t help but think of all of the added chores and financial obligations that come with owning a pet. But did you know it can actually benefit the health and development of your kids? Here are a few very important reasons why you should consider owning a dog.


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Pool and Beach Safety Tips for Pets, Part I

Summer’s just around the corner! Is your pet eager to get in the water? Everyone wants to have fun this summer - and emergency trips to the veterinarian are never fun! So be sure to read these safety tips (and these!) before diving in at the beach or pool with your furry friends.

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How to Clean Your Dog's Ears

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A Guide to Canine Ear Infections

Ear infections are one of the most common health problems dogs face. In fact, we see dogs for ear infections (almost) every day! Here's what you should know:

What is an ear infection?

Infection of the outer ear, or otitis externa, indicates chronic inflammation of the external ear canal. This type of infection is often caused by bacteria or yeast. Infection of the middle or inner ear can also occur.

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