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With so many different kinds of pets to choose from as well as concerns we have about caring for them, we are pleased to offer you a wealth of up-to-date information to help you select the best pet for your situation. We are dedicated to delivering interesting and comprehensive articles on a full range of topics. Some of the questions we answer are: Which animals make the best family pet? Should you get a puppy, kitten, a fish or perhaps a monkey? Did you know that fish are the most popular pets? How many dog and cat breeds are there? Does it cost a lot to own a pet? Do you want a small pet or large pet? The topics are extensive and the information is reliable. We have selected Expert Authors who are also Pet Enthusiasts who provide a rich assortment of pet advice to help you have the best pet experience possible.
If you want to adopt a dog, there are many breeds to choose from. You can choose from hairless dogs, big dogs, small dogs, dogs that don't shed, dogs that do – and that's just for starters. You can also choose dogs based upon personality, looks, and temperament.
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Notable Dog Attacks, and How You Can Protect Yourself from Being a Victim
We tend to think of dogs as docile creatures, friendly four-legged companions who become part of the family very quickly; we generally consider them to be as safe to be around as other family members. However, not all dogs are friendly, and some dogs are prone to attack. Most of us know that an unfamiliar dog should not be trusted, and we should be wary of approaching a strange dog who is acting aggressive.
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Residents of the state's 13 rural counties remain free to sell dogs, cats, chickens, rabbits and just about any other pet from the side of the road.
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Proper care of your dog is key to creating a healthy life for them. It is important to spay or neuter your dog. Spaying involves the removal of the reproductive organs from the body of a female animal. This procedure is performed like a human surgery; while neutering is a procedure that involves the removal of the male animal's testes. With spaying, both the ovaries and uterus are removed. Ovariohysterectomy, often known as spaying, is recommended by the American Veterinary Medical Association as the effort goes a long way in reducing the overpopulation of dogs in the United States and elsewhere. The scientific name for neutering is called an orchiectomy.
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From The Dallas News, by Erin Mulvaney, Reporter - The so-called puppy mill bill that would regulate large-scale commercial dog breeding operations passed the House 95 to 44 Tuesday.
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Pets, We love 'em, don't we? Indeed, it's absolutely true that for many of us, these most important family members are treated every bit as well as any human counterpart. Because of this, the pet industry is thriving in spite of tough economic times. In fact, revenues are expected to go up more than 5% a year, making it an industry that is truly "recession resistant," a rare feat for any industry.
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