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Dog Toys and How to Use Them

July 9, 2020 4:24 am

Many behavior problems in dogs are the result of boredom or excess energy. Toys offer mental and physical stimulation and enrichment.

Establish Your Personal Space

July 9, 2020 4:22 am

Horses, donkeys and mules are very big animals. This may seem like an obvious fact, but it’s crucial to keep it in mind any time we interact with or train horses.

Ferrets

July 9, 2020 4:19 am

Thinking about adopting a ferret? Learn more about them!

Gerbils

July 9, 2020 4:15 am

Thinking about adopting a gerbil? Learn more about them!

Getting Started with the Clicker

July 9, 2020 4:14 am

The easiest way to start clicker training is to teach your dog to hand target. During this process your dog will learn that the click sound ALWAYS means a treat is coming, and he’ll learn that offering a specific behavior earns a click/treat. This will become the foundation for teaching all sorts of new behaviors.

Guinea Pigs

July 9, 2020 4:12 am

Guinea pigs are hardy and affectionate and make great companions. However, people often think of them as "low-maintenance" pets, when in reality, they require a lot of care and attention.

Hamsters

July 9, 2020 4:10 am

Thinking about adopting a hamster? Learn all about them!

Happy Feet

July 9, 2020 4:08 am

If you own an equine—whether it’s a horse, donkey, pony or mini—chances are good that you’ll need to have its feet maintained on a regular schedule.

Helping your Cat Live a Healthier Life through Weight Management

July 9, 2020 4:06 am

Overweight cats are at a higher risk of health issues like diabetes, skin issues and arthritis. Being overweight also decreases the quality of a cat’s life. Through diet and an active lifestyle, your cat can maintain a healthy weight and live a healthier life.