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Rabbit desexing
Rabbit desexing

Rabbit desexing Should rabbits be desexed? There are a number of benefits to desexing your pet rabbit. It is a big responsibility to care for a pregnant animal and her…

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7 health problems caused by inbreeding
7 health problems caused by inbreeding

7 health problems caused by inbreeding Each dog breed is predisposed towards their own list of inherited diseases. These diseases are the result of deliberate inbreeding and selective breeding practices.…

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Expecting your new baby
Expecting your new baby

Expecting your new baby The introduction of a new baby into a household can cause both known and unforeseen changes. Therefore it is incredibly important to understand your pet's reaction…

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10 reasons to desex your pet
10 reasons to desex your pet

10 reasons to desex your pet 1. Things happen quickly in the animal world There is simply no luxury of time when it comes to looking after our best friends.…

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Fish
Fish

Fish Fish are very relaxing and beautiful to look at and many species are kept for these reasons. They are suitable pets for people living in flats or other confined…

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Guinea pigs
Guinea pigs

Guinea pigs How to care for guinea pigs Having guinea pigs in your life can be a wonderful experience and very rewarding, but only if you think through your decision…

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Frogs and reptiles
Frogs and reptiles

Frogs and reptiles Tortoises, lizards, snakes, crocodiles and frogs require special care. Venomous snakes should only be kept by people who are experts at handling them. Most reptiles are shy…

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Caring for your mice and rats
Caring for your mice and rats

Caring for your mice and rats Mice and rats can make excellent little pets and are very popular with children. However, their average life-span is only about two years. Having…

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Pet grooming
Pet grooming

Pet grooming In general terms, a clean pet is a happy pet. No hair in the eyes, clean fur and skin, clipped nails and clean teeth all make for a…

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Bringing your new dog home
Bringing your new dog home

Bringing your new dog home Bringing your new shelter dog home can take a little adjustment from both you and your new furry friend, so here are some general tips…

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A new cat in the family
A new cat in the family

A new cat in the family Bringing home a new cat is exciting for the whole family, but your resident pets might be a bit cautious about this new arrival.…

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Caring for your bird
Caring for your bird

Caring for your bird Before you purchase a bird, please ensure that you have thought carefully about the needs of birds as pets. Speak to your local veterinarian and other…

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