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Think The Fattest States Have The Fattest Pets? Think Again, Research Says

The relationship between human obesity and different regions of the US isn’t too difficult to comprehend. For example, most of the least educated states are located down south, therefore it’s no surprise that these states have some of the highest obesity rates in the country. This suggests that the same concept would apply to pets […]

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Dog Flu Outbreak: Everything Pet Owners Need To Know

Florida’s dog flu outbreak has officially spread to Tennessee, according to the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. Late last month, Florida health officials confirmed at least a dozen cases of canine influenza that is believed to have spread from dog shows in DeLand, Florida and Perry, Georgia. All affected dogs are currently being […]

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Nationwide Initiative Seeks To End Euthanasia Of Shelter Animals By 2025

A Utah non-profit is leading a nationwide mission to permanently eliminate the need to euthanize healthy shelter dogs and cats. Based in the city of Kanab, the Best Friends Animal Society is known as the largest “no-kill” animal sanctuary in the US. It works with animal shelters across the country to end animal homelessness, reduce […]

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Are Automatic Feeders For Pets Sending The Wrong Message?

Next month marks the release of the Catspad, an autonomous device that provides dry food and clean water to cats based on a schedule created by the owner. Designed by a French startup, you can arrange portions by weight and track your cat’s calorie intake via a nutrition calendar that comes with the Catspad mobile […]

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Obese Pets Are Developing The Same Diseases As Humans

An increasing amount of obese dogs and cats are now suffering from the exact same diseases as obese people, according to a recent press release. In 2015, a survey by the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention found that approximately 58% of cats and 54% of dogs in the US are overweight. The explanation came to […]

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Pet Wellbeing eBooks and Whitepapers Directory

Here is a list of publications and information published by Pet Wellbeing: Pet Allergies Pet Parents Guide to Pet Allergies Cancer Understanding Cancer in Cats Understanding Cancer in Dogs Cushings Disease Understanding Cushing’s Disease in Dogs Heart Disease Understanding Feline Heart Disease Understanding Canine Heart Disease Liver Disease Understanding Liver Disease in Cats Understanding Liver […]

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All Life Stage Diets – Premium Holistic Pet Food

There are many questions regarding the labeling of pet foods and one major question from many owners is “How can pet food be appropriate for “all life stage diets”?  This labeling is not to say that there is no need for a puppy or senior formulas in our healthy dogs and cats, but that one food […]

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5 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Pet

The start of a new year can signal a fresh start for your pet’s health and well being. To start off the year off right, consider making these New Year’s resolutions for your pet! We all need to focus on our health and nutrition and our pets are no exception. Approximately 50 % of pets […]

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What to Know When Traveling With Pets

Traveling with pets can be a stressful ordeal if you aren’t prepared, especially when a plane is involved. Different airlines have varying rules about breed restrictions and carrier sizes, so it’s important to do thorough research before embarking on any trip with an animal. Your pet’s comfort and safety is also a concern, so it’s […]

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Protect Your Pet From Toxic Holiday Plants

Veterinarians are frequently presented with questions about potential pet poisoning due to eating holiday plants. Some Christmas plants are toxic and others are not so this simple rule of thumb is our best advice to all pet parents to protect your pet from toxic holiday plants and poisoning: It is best if your pets do […]

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