Blog — Health & Wellness

Desexing Cats is More Common than we Think

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Desexing can prevent the production of many kittens that may not find a home and it is an important part of keeping your cat healthy.

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Why Does My Dog Drink More Water?

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If your dog is drinking more water, should you be worried? Sometimes increased thirst in dogs is healthy and sometimes you should consider seeing your vet.

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Heartworm In Dogs and What You Should Know

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Heartworms are foot-long worms that live in the heart, lungs, and major blood vessels of pets. It sounds like something from a horror movie, but worse… it’s a reality. Whilst US dog owners rightly worry about heartworm, this parasite can also infect cats and ferrets, along with wild mammals such as coyotes, wolves, and foxes.

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Arthritis in Cats

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We explore the common causes of arthritis in cats and methods for ensuring your feline senior citizen remains comfortable and pain free.

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Top Common Houseplants to Beware With Cats and Dogs

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There’s nothing more refreshing for our homes than having beautiful, living plants. Some of these plants when ingested by your pup or kitty can make them feel less than energized and invigorated. Some can even be deadly. Here’s a list of the top most common plants that are poisonous to pets or can upset your furry friend’s day.

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