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Crash! Boom! Bang! | Scary Noises for Your Pet

Crash! Boom! Bang! | Scary Noises for Your Pet

Loud Noises

Lightning flashes in the sky, fireworks boom, a hunter's gunshot echoes in the distance, or a Hoover vacuum motor hums. How does your pet react to these common noises? Noise phobias are more common in dogs than cats, but both do experience noise phobias. 50% of dogs experience some type of noise fear.

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Pet Poison Helpline | Announces New iPhone Application

Pet Poison Helpline | Announces New iPhone Application

 The veterinarians at Pet Poison Helpline continue to bring poison prevention information to pet owners and veterinarians, this time putting it at their fingertips on their smartphones.

 

Pet Poison Helpline now offers a handy iPhone application that contains an extensive database of foods, drugs, chemicals and plants commonly found in the home and yard that are poisonous to pets. Always available with or without Internet access or cell phone service, the iPhone app has a powerful indexing feature that allows users to search for toxins, cross-referencing them by common and scientific terms.

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How do people select pets from animal shelters?

How do people select pets from animal shelters?

 

Physical appearance and behavior are the biggest factors when it comes to pet adoptions, according to an ASPCA study.

 

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Caution | Don’t Leave Pets in Cars In Hot Weather

Caution | Don’t Leave Pets in Cars In Hot Weather

In light of the area's recent heat wave, the SPCA reminds citizens not to leave pets in hot cars, and to report it if you see someone else doing it.

As seasonal temperatures rise around the Bay Area, the SPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) and animal care activists are advising pet owners to be extra careful when leaving dogs or other pets locked inside vehicles.

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Pet insurance guards against big vet bills

Pet insurance guards against big vet bills

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Home Alone | DogTV is just the answer, for pets that is

Home Alone | DogTV is just the answer, for pets that is

Two months after its San Diego debut, canine cable channel DogTV is keeping tails wagging at a local animal shelter, is available on the Internet and is headed for national distribution, an executive for the enterprise said on Tuesday.



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Dog that stood guard over body of another is reunited with family

Dog that stood guard over body of another is reunited with family

A loyal Labrador retriever named Maggie, who was videotaped as she guarded the body of a yellow Lab hit and killed by a car in Southern California, was reunited with her family Monday.

A good Samaritan saw what was happening on Hacienda Boulevard in La Puente last Wednesday, called officers, put traffic cones around the dogs and took the video that touched hearts across the country as it made its way around the Internet.

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United Airlines | Enhanced PetSafe program

United Airlines | Enhanced PetSafe program

PetSafe Program helps keep your animals safe and comfortable during travel

United Airlines understand the concern their customers have about their animals’ safety and well-being during travel and are committed to providing a safe and comfortable travel experience for everyone, furry friends included.

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