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Purina ask Cats Or Dogs: Which Is America’s Favorite Pet?

Purina ask Cats Or Dogs: Which Is America’s Favorite Pet?

 

Purina® Teams Up With Sports Greats Terry Bradshaw And Howie Long To Settle The Age-old Debate

 

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Tips for Choosing the Right Pet Food

Tips for Choosing the Right Pet Food

Tips for Choosing the Right Pet Food

If I had to venture a guess as to the most fretted over issue for pet owners, it would be finding the right food for their pet. Grocery store and pet shop shelves abound with bags, boxes, and cans. No wonder the decision is difficult. Here are my tips for choosing the right pet food and to streamline the selection process:

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Workshop Fire | Sends dog running for help

Workshop Fire | Sends dog running for help

When Ben Heinrich’s Anchorage workshop caught fire in 2010, he shouted at his German shepherd, Buddy, that he needed help and the dog took off into woods. Buddy ran to a nearby road where he found a state trooper and then led him to the site of the fire. The state trooper then directed the fire department to the scene, where firefighters were able to put out the blaze before it spread to Heinrich’s home. Buddy received a silver-plated bowl from the Alaska State Troopers for his heroism, but Heinrich says it wasn't the first time Buddy showed his bravery. The dog, raised by Heinrich since he was 6 weeks old, has twice chased bears away while Heinrich was fishing.

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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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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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6 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Pet

6 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Pet

You might think that giving your four-legged friend all the leftovers that his heart desires will make him happier, but feeding him certain human foods can cause stomach upset, diarrhea, serious health issues — or even death.

 

 

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