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Housing A Turtle

Posted on May 30, 2016 at 6:26 pm

As far as housing for a turtle goes, bigger is most definitely better. Many aquatic turtles are active swimmers, so choose the largest size enclosure possible. Glass aquaria are a popular choice. A 30-gallon tank is the absolute minimum size for smaller species measuring between 4 and 6 inches. For turtles between 6 and 8 […]

Looking After Your Cat’s Coat

Posted on April 3, 2016 at 7:25 pm

Cut away matted knotting with scissors. Cats with very thick coats such as shorthaired types regularly need a few strokes with the brush. Such grooming also provides a good opportunity to check the health of your cat. The coat should be glossy, clean and there should be no bald patches. Dandruff, incrusted or inflamed areas […]

Looking Out For Your Dog’s Dental Health

Posted on March 21, 2016 at 10:53 pm

Catching doggy teeth problems early will help avoid any potential dental diseases. The simplest way to keep track of your dog’s teeth is to look at them on a regular basis and be aware of signs that may indicate a problem. To inspect your dog’s teeth, lift the lips all around the mouth, looking at […]

5 Benefits Of Using Pet Food Wholesalers

Posted on February 23, 2016 at 3:54 pm

Pets are an important part of our lives. These animals become members of our families, giving us the much-needed support in inexplicable manner that can only be explained by psychologists and psychoanalysts. But in order to give your “best friend” the kind of care they deserve, you might need lots of things – from accessories, […]

What is Ringworm?

Posted on February 13, 2016 at 11:51 pm

Ringworm is the common name given to a fungal infection of the superficial layers of the skin, hair and nails. Ringworm infections can occur in humans and in all domesticated species of animals. The name comes from the classical appearance of the round, red, raised ‘ring’ marking the boundary of inflammation in people infected with […]