Pet Information Articles

Cat with vet
03/14/14

How to Create a Pet Poison First Aid Kit

Cats and dogs are curious by nature and as a result, are prone to getting their paws on things they shouldn't so it's crucial to be prepared Here’s a list of some items you should have on hand in case of an incident.

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dog poison symptoms
03/14/14

Dog & Cat Poison Symptoms

Here are some key signs of poisoning in your dog or cat.

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Separation anxiety in dogs
03/04/14

How to Reduce Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Is your dog suffering from separation anxiety? Here are some tips them keep your canine comfortable and less stressed.

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03/04/14

Stray Cats & Feral Cat Advice: What to Do if You've Found a Stray

Stray cats are usually abandoned, or lost domestic cats, which may seem aggressive at first, but once befriended will enjoy human touch and companionship. Some will even approach a human for attention. In contrast, a feral cat will likely remain aggressive

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03/04/14

10 Popular Mixed Breed Dogs

Learn more about the ten most popular mixed breed dogs at Pets Plus Us Pet Insurance

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Dog teeth cleaning is key
02/08/14

Teeth Cleaning & Care Tips for Your Dog & Cat

Brush your pet’s teeth. (Yes, really!) The best time to start is when your pet is a young puppy or kitten—they will grow up knowing that tooth-brushing is just a regular part of life.

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Neutering your dog should be no problem
02/08/14

Neutering & Spaying Your Dog and Cat - It's Okay, Really!

Here are some great reasons why It's ok to neuter or spay your dog or cat. Veterinarians agree that the benefits of altering your pet far outweigh any surgical risks. Whether you’re “bringing home baby” or getting an adult cat or dog, it’s a good idea to make this important procedure part of your adoption plan.

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Siblings playing with dog
02/08/14

Eat, Play, Love

“I believe that having a pet helps us to lead richer, fuller lives – emotionally, psychologically, physically, and spiritually,” says Dr. Debbie Stoewen, veterinarian and Pets Plus Us Care & Empathy Officer.

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02/05/14

Large Dog Breeds - The World's 10 Largest Dogs

Whose Larger, a English Mastiff or a Great Dane? We take a look at the World's 10 Largest Dog Breeds.

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Petfinder app on iPad
02/05/14

Pet Apps - Popular Smartphone Apps for Pet Owners

You use your smartphone for everything else, why not for your pet? Keep track of health issues, identify poisonous plants, take better photos, sign your pet up for social media, find out if your dog is a genius, and more with these apps.

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