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Beware! Before adopting from a dog rescue, should you know the correct answers for the app?

If you are considering adopting a dog from an animal shelter or dog rescue group, this is wonderful! Every dog ‚Äč‚Äčadopted from a shelter or rescue group helps eliminate despicable puppy mills and, more importantly, saves a dog’s life. Unfortunately, some dog rescue groups make adopting a dog almost as difficult as adopting a child. The first hurdle you must…

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How to get rid of springtails (aka snow fleas, springtails, and ectoparasites)

If you have never heard of Collembola, you are not alone. Until recently, these ground creatures were thought to be essentially harmless. Even doctors vehemently denied that collembola could infest human hair and skin. People who suffered from chronic itching, biting, and crawling sensations were often considered delusional, but that mindset is slowly changing. Mounting evidence suggests that these micro-tiny…

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3 fun games to play with your Yorkie puppy

Yorkshire Terriers are extremely playful – they love to run and chase things. They have a lot of energy that owners should learn to harness. Games, whether indoors or outdoors, are a great way to keep your pet entertained while inserting some training lessons. Remember, dogs learn basic commands best when they are trained as youngsters. Here are 3 fun…

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Using pictures to sell puppies

Are you trying to sell some puppies to a good home? Whether you’re raising dogs or your beloved pet managed to break free from her pen and get pregnant, selling puppies can sometimes be a difficult task. After all, there are plenty of puppies out there who are looking for a good home, so finding someone who is willing to…

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Pitbulls: Legitimate Dog Breed or Mixed Mixed Breed

I’ll go straight to that. Pit bulls are legit breed of dog, but they are known for their name of American Pit Bull Terrier. Anything else is not a Pit Bull nor should it be called Pit Bull. How did the whole “pit bull” thing come about? control? Good question, so here is my answer … Fans of the breed…

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Large breeds of domestic cats

Cats are probably the most popular pets today. Originally valued for their inbred ability to hunt down various household pests such as mice and cockroaches, cats also offer warm and affectionate company to their owners. In 1987, cats surpassed dogs as the number one pet in the United States (about 50 million cats resided in 24 million households in 1986)…

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What makes sugar gliders the perfect pet?

Why should you consider sugar gliders as pets? Sugar gliders are considered the perfect household pet by families around the world. They are very small and do not require any special care, unlike other exotic pets. They are very pretty to look at and lovely to play with. Gliders are pocket marsupials, in the same family as kangaroos and koalas.…

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Color and selective breeding varieties of the bearded dragon

As with more selective reptile breeding, bearded dragons are sometimes considered projects in themselves. What happens is that if there are some bearded dragons that have some unique traits, let’s say they are large, have really bright colors, or whatever the case may be, the end result is new bearded dragons with even stronger features than those listed. Let’s say…

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Cat diapers and other essentials for traveling with a cat

Cats make wonderful companion pets due to their loyal and playful nature. However, they have two characteristics that you may not consider wonderful. Cats can be very fastidious when they want to and tend to cling strongly to their usual surroundings, so traveling doesn’t hold much appeal for them. If you’ve traveled with a cat before, then you’re in luck…

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Different methods of breeding dogs

Dog breeding is not as simple as you think. Today, many responsible pet owners prefer to have purebred dogs. Even in similar multiplication, breeding lines tend to produce different traits and types of dogs. As you can see, dog breeding is a complex undertaking and without sufficient knowledge, you cannot be an impressive dog breeder. Breeders must take into account…

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