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American Pit Bull Terriers

Proper Training, Loving Care Bring Out Breed's Gentle Nature

American Pit Bull TerrierOnce bred to be fighters then championed as one of the most popular family dogs during the early 20th century, American pit bull terriers have fallen under scrutiny during the past several decades due to numerous attacks on people, launching a heated debate about the breed: Is it inherently aggressive or the result of irresponsible owners?Read Story

British Shorthair

The Bulldog of the Cat World

British ShorthairYou might recognize the British shorthair cat from Whiskas ads, or as the cat raised from the dead in Stephen King’s "Pet Sematary." The breed also appeared as Arlene in "Garfield: The Movie" and as the Cheshire Cat in "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland," just to name a few. What is it about the British shorthair that has made it so in demand? Read Story

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You can easily put together a well-stocked pet first aid kit.
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Catching snowballs while on vacation wasn't as much fun as anticipated when Toby's leg snapped like a broomstick after landing hard in the snow.Full Story

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