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Benefits of Pets for Kids - The Essential Guide
This guide is a very comprehensive resource on the many benefits of having pet animals for children. It also covers what it takes to own a pet, why a pet is a healthy addition to any child's upbringing, how to take care of pets, and pets for special needs children and plenty of other useful advice and information .
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Is Pumpkin Good for Cats?
One of the key nutritional qualities of pumpkin is that it is rich in fiber (the material from plants that cannot be broken down by enzymes in the body).
A Complete Guide to Pet-Proofing Your Home
A home should be a safe and comfortable retreat for every member of the household, and that includes any four-legged ones that share this space as well. Pet owners have the added responsibility of making sure their pets can have a safe environment at home, and this is particularly true for those with puppies and kittens who are naturally inquisitive.
New cat owners - owning a cat
As a new cat owner you are responsible for taking care of your pets health and abiding by certain laws. Check how you can protect your cat.
Senior Pet Health & Wellness Guide
Pets are an important part of their owner's lives. From the time that they are young, pets can bring joy and provide unimaginable love. Unfortunately, pets do not stay young and playful forever. Animals, like humans, get older, and with age, they develop different needs that their owners must meet.
Vaccines for Cats: We Need to Stop Overvaccinating
A vaccination is a preparation of microorganisms (pathogens), such as viruses or bacteria, that is administered to produce or increase immunity to a particular disease. There can be no disputing that vaccines save lives but they also have the potential to cause serious side effects which will be discussed on this webpage.
Pets are an important part of many households, but while they are often well-loved and considered members of the family, they also come with concerns that must be addressed for their safety and the safety of anyone who interacts with them.
Pet Travel Safety
Whether planning a summer vacation or a weekend road trip, people have several choices when it comes to their pets.
It's not only dogs who can be cruelly confined in intensive breeding facilities. Investigations have uncovered shocking treatment of cats in 'kitten factories' across the country. Read on to learn how you can help free them from cruelty.
Feline Leukemia Virus - FELV
What is Feline Leukaemia? Feline Leukaemia is a disease produced by Feline Leukaemia Virus. This virus works by attacking the immune system,
A relatively new enemy to cats, bordetella has been cultured n cats in Texas, California, Washington, Virginia, Michigan...at labson the Eat Coast, West Coast, and all areas in between. It's an easily spread bacteria that appears to be on the increase, especially in the cat fancy. It is considered a dog disease and can be misdiagnosed in cats.
Cornell Feline Health Center
The Feline Health Center is a veterinary medical specialty center devoted to improving the health and well-being of cats everywhere by: Finding ways of preventing and curing diseases of cats by conducting and sponsoring breakthrough feline health studies Educating veterinarians and cat owners about feline health by providing timely medical information and by promoting public understanding and awareness of feline issues Aiding veterinarians when new or unknown feline diseases occur.
Feline Infectious Peritonitis - FIP
Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is a disease caused by a coronavirus infection.
Feline Health, A Healthy Cat is A Happy Cat
If your cat is healthy, it will be happy! And a healthy, happy cat will be a fun, loving member of your family
How to bath your cat without dying from their claws
It's that time again: Time to give your cat a bath! After all, we all need a good bath or shower every now and again, right?
Royal Society for the Preventation of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA)
For all creatures great and small This is the Home Page of RSPCA Australia, the federal body representing the eight National and Territory RSPCAs in Australia.
Plants Toxic to Cats
Cats will chew on plants. And, because they love to climb and explore, it is difficult to keep plants out of their reach. Therefore, if you are going to have plants in your house, or if you let your cat out in your yard, you need to be able to accurately identify the plants to which your cat will be exposed. When in doubt, however, it is best to remove the plant from your home.
.....List of Australian Breeders with discussion groups, fun sites and kittens for sale.
Pet-Proofing – Keeping Your Home & Yard Safe For Dogs or Cats
Home is a place where every life should be safe and protected from potential threats. When family members cannot take steps to protect themselves, it is up to those who can to ensure their safety. For many, pets are considered a part of the family, and as with infants or small children, they must be protected from things that can harm them. The best way to do that is to pet-proof the home.