National Hairball Awareness Day is celebrated on the last Friday of April. Cat owners commiserating about their pets’ unpleasant gastrointestinal habit should know: recurring vomiting is not normal for cats and could indicate a serious health problem.Read Story
For those who tirelessly scoop poop, dish out kibble and share a cramped bed with four paws, this day is for you. Devoted pet parents like you deserve more than a pat on the back; celebrate Pet Parent’s Day and bond with your pet this weekend.Read Story
Before you adopt a dog, it is extremely important to know what type of breed would be best for your lifestyle and family. Here are some helpful tips to get you started. Read More
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