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2014-06-18 23:02:05

Veterinarians will now be available to help pets and their owners at any time. Oakdale, MN (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Animal Emergency & Referral Center of Minnesota (AERC) is very excited to announce that their location in St. Paul at 1542 W. 7th Street will be open to take emergency cases 24 hours a day, seven days a week starting August 1. The St. Paul location of AERC has been open since June 2012, exclusively on nights, weekends and holidays, but both the surrounding veterinary...

2014-06-18 08:29:44

With affordable wellness coverage available on all plans, more pet parents can give their pets critical veterinary care CANTON, Ohio, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This season is a great time to schedule pets' annual checkups, and now more pet parents in the US can have help giving their cats and dogs important preventive care with expanded wellness coverage options through the ASPCA Pet Health Insurance program. The expanded wellness care options are part of several ASPCA Pet...

2014-06-17 23:12:05

The Electronic Security Association provides tips for keeping pets safe during the summer. Irving, Texas (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 If you’re like a majority of Americans, you wouldn’t think twice about acknowledging your pets as members of your family. Since you’re responsible for their well-being, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) offers these tips to help keep your pets safe this summer.  Heat can be “ruff” on your dog During the hot summer months, it’s especially...

2014-06-17 23:10:16

National Dog Bite Prevention Week in the US saw a host of companies join together recently to spread awareness of issues that can both cause dog bites, how to prevent them and how to ensure any attack is dealt with correctly in the aftermath. (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Anglo-American pet technology top dogs, Aquarium Software, believe their software could hold the key to ensuring an efficient resolution to any third party liability claims made against a pet owner. The news comes hot on the...

2014-06-17 08:35:37

Smart Tag Engages Owners in Dog's Life DENVER, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A serial entrepreneur and one of the pet industry's most prolific product designers have fused their talents with the invention of the Pettag+(TM), the first connected device that tracks the essential activities of training and raising a happy, healthy pet. The simple collar tag connects the pet to the owner's smart phone through a Bluetooth interface and activity buttons - Food, Love, Play - to help...

2014-06-16 12:23:24

LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: 2014 Deep Research Report on Global Solar Back Sheet Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/asia_pacific/china/2014_deep_research_report_global_solar_back_sheet_industry.html Summary"2014 Deep Research Report on Global Solar Back Sheet Industry" was professional and depth research report on global and China Solar Back Sheet industry. Firstly, the report has introduced Solar Back Sheet...

2014-06-12 23:04:18

iPhone Camera Alerts When Fido Needs to Go Outside Fountain Hills, AZ (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 PetGadgets.com is excited to announce the national launch of The Pet Doorbell App, the first app that allows pet owners to know when Fido needs to go outside. The app detects the movement of pets via any iPhone® camera, alerting the pet parent via sound that the pet needs to go outside. Best of all, no training is required which is a win/win for pets and their owners. Captured photos can be...

2014-06-11 23:04:20

Veterinary Pet Insurance Reviews Its Database of 500,000 Pets to Determine Their Country of Origin Brea, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Are German shepherds pulling for the German national soccer team? Are American bulldogs rooting for the “Stars and Stripes?” Are Yorkshire terriers cheering on Wayne Rooney? As elite teams from around the world gather in Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, many of the 32 countries competing are represented by dog breeds that most of us recognize but may...

2014-06-11 16:20:34

DALLAS, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Global Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market by Type (Bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, Bio PBS, Starch Blends, and Regenerated Cellulose), by Application (Packaging, Bottles, Fibers, Agriculture, Automotive, and Others), by Geography - Trends & Forecasts to 2018", defines and segments the global biopolymers market with an analysis and forecasting of the global consumption volume and value. Browse more than 94 Market Data Tables...

2014-06-09 12:30:09

First Digital PET/CT scanner joins suite of advanced molecular imaging solutions being showcased by Philips ST. LOUIS, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) today introduced Vereos PET/CT, the first digital PET/CT scanner, at the 2014 annual meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), taking place this week in St. Louis, Mo. In addition to Vereos, Philips will showcase a selection of innovative, molecular imaging solutions designed to...


Latest Pet Reference Libraries

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2008-05-21 11:55:40

The Czechoslovakian Wolfdog originated as an experiment in 1955 in the former Czech Republic. The breed was created by breeding a German Shepherd with a Carpathian Wolf, in attempts to create a "wolfdog" which blended the qualities of a dog and a wolf. The breed looks the part. The build of the Czechoslovakian Wolfdog, as well as its hair are wolf-like. The color of its coat is gray, with either a yellow or silver tint and a light mask. Its hair is straight and thick. The breed stands over...

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2007-12-14 05:22:45

A Chausie is a hybrid between the Jungle Cat and a Domestic cat, typically the Abyssinian. A Chausie can weigh 15 to 30 pounds with the males being larger than the females. Their breeding began in the 1960s or 1970s to provide a safer alternative to having wildcats as pets. Because of their size, Chausies require much more space for activity. Like normal cats, they cane take up to 2 to 3 years to reach full size. There are not many known health issues associated with this breed, but they...

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2006-12-26 11:18:38

The European Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) is a species of rabbit native to southern Europe. European Rabbits are small, gray-brown mammals ranging from 13 to 18 in (34 to 45 cm) long, and are approximately 3 to 5 pounds (1.3-2.2 kg) in weight. They have four sharp incisors (two on top, two on bottom) that grow continuously throughout their life. They also have two peg teeth on the top behind the incisors. Rabbits have long ears, large hind legs, and short, fluffy tails. Rabbits move by...

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Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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