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2014-06-25 23:01:49

PetSitnStay’s online matching service connects pet owners with local animal lovers willing to provide in-home pet care. Scottsdale, Ariz. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 While working as a kennel assistant at a boarding facility for pets, Arizona State University alumna Paige Corbett saw firsthand how stressful it was for animals to stay in an unfamiliar environment while their owners were gone. “Some pets sat sadly in the corners waiting for their owners to return, while others would romp...

2014-06-24 23:08:28

The top 10 conditions triggering a visit to the vet for cats and dogs across the US range from routine problems such as skin allergies, to life threatening conditions like Lymphoma. With such a wide range of ailments now treatable, UK and US based software company Aquarium believes the need for intuitive technology to help the pet insurance sector provide these treatments to policyholders has never been greater to improve claims efficiency and eliminate fraud. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 A list...

2014-06-24 12:27:53

Boutique pet insurance provider offers enhanced coverage options to provide pet owners with expanded preventative care for pets NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetPremium Inc., a recently launched boutique pet insurance provider, today announced the enhancement of its pet health coverage options, improving the level of preventative care offered under the plans. Thanks to the expanded coverage, PetPremium offers pet insurance plans that are now among the most competitive in...

2014-06-23 23:02:19

PSA Sheds Light on Heartbreaking Truth About Puppy Mills and How to Stop the Cycle http://bestfriends.org/puppymills Kanab, Utah (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 While large cities like Los Angeles and Chicago have made major strides recently by banning pet stores from selling animals bred at commercial breeding facilities, also known as “puppy mills,” many Americans remain unaware of the problem. A survey released today by Best Friends Animal Society reveals that more than two in five...

2014-06-19 23:08:44

Sneepets, the social network dedicated to pets, has just launched. A nine year old boy came up with the idea. Paris, France (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 “My brother is only 9, so I was very impressed he brought this idea to me,” said Francois Klakocer, Sneepets’ 25 year old co-founder. “My friend Guillaume Monnet, who is 29, and I first dismissed the idea as a feasible business, even though we both have pets and share a love for animals." After two years of development, Sneepets has...

2014-06-19 12:25:38

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Pet Food in the U.S., 10th Edition http://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/pet_products/pet_food/pet_food_u_s_10th_edition.html With volume sales relatively flat, competition for every pet food dollar has never been more intense, such that pet food marketers' attentions are firmly directed toward presenting products that stand out while establishing or maintaining...

2014-06-18 23:16:06

The first workshop, First Aid & Care For Your Pets™, will take place on Saturday June 21 at 9:00 am at Applause Your Paws, located at 4423 SW 74 Ave, Miami, FL 33155. The class is 5 hours and will cover topics including CPR, rescue breathing, shock management, bleeding, injury assessment, heat injuries, and cold injuries. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Beginning this June Equipaws Pet Services will offer Pet Tech's acclaimed pet first aid and care classes for pet owners,...

2014-06-18 23:08:07

Petplan’s New Study Points to Pets as Preferred Travel Companions Newtown Square, PA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Don’t tell your dog, but there’s a good chance the pup next door gets to go on vacation this year – and not to the kennel or pet sitter’s house. According to Petplan pet insurance’s third annual Travel Survey, more pets are vacationing with their people than ever before. Read on for surprising stats and top travel tips from Petplan veterinarian Dr. Jules Benson. Petplan...

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...


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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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