“Whoever said that diamonds are a girl’s best friend…never owned a dog.” — Author Unknown

Pampering Your Pooch: Good Or Bad?

Dog owners should never feel guilty spoiling their 4-legged friends.  Let’s face it, dogs are a part of the family and the unconditional love they provide to you just can’t ever be matched.  Possibly even from other humans. So, it only seems reasonable that we offer them a luxurious life, right? What are some of the common ways that we can see other humans spoiling their dogs?  Dogs like to play with other furry friends, so why not enroll them in a doggy daycare?  This can be an expensive luxury for your pet, but it gives them a chance to…

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Why Cats Can Keep You Feline Good!

For those who have never known the joy of sharing a home with a cat, this post may seem a little irrelevant. However, you should read on to find out the joys of moggy ownership. Being responsible for another living creature changes you as a human being. Suddenly you become more weepy at animated films with animals in like the Lion King, you are more tolerant of other four legged creatures and you begin to understand why people see their pets as part of the family as much as tiny human beings. Having a feline in the home really is…

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Can A Dog Help Improve Your Life When You’re Depressed?

We all end up feeling depressed now and again; it just seems to be a mainstay of the modern world. But rather than feel like it can come and go it’s important that we make the appropriate investments within ourselves so that we are fighting fit to the best of our ability. This can mean a few lifestyle changes, but also having more formative influences in our lives. You may not think it, but owning a dog is one of those things that can help to alleviate depression. If you’re someone who is prone to depressive episodes, or you are…

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Pets Mean Pounds

When you become a pet owner there’s so much to consider but primarily you’re thinking about how much you love your new best friend. Still, at the back of your mind you will have considered the cost of taking on a new addition to your household. In this article, we take a look at some of the financial factors you might want to consider before you sign on the dotted line of pet ownership. The Day-to-Day Whether you have a dog or cat, the biggest recurring expense is, of course, food. The more pets you have the greater this bill…

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Consideration to Bear in Mind Before Getting a Dog

Dogs are wonderful companions. It’s not all too surprising that they are such popular pets! They’re warm, loving, loyal, cute, and entertaining. But if you are considering getting a dog, it’s also important to remember that they are not a sheer novelty. They are living, breathing, sentient beings, and you are going to have to make sure that you meet all of their needs and requirements and provide them with a high quality of life for the duration of their lifetime. So, what should you take into consideration before setting your heart on a particular pup? Here are some areas…

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