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Top 6 Reasons for Spaying and Neutering Pets

Spaying & Neutering Helps Keeps Pets Healthy Many people don’t realize that spaying or neutering your pet is one of the most loving decisions you can make for your pet’s health and wellbeing. Neutering helps prevent diseases in your pet … Continued

Pit bull terrier, Jeffrey, a therapy dog.

Pit Bull Terriers Make Good Therapy Dogs

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When people think of therapy dogs, pit bull terriers* probably aren’t the first type of dog that comes to mind and yet there are many pit bull terrier-type dogs serving as therapy dogs across the United States.   The Vicktory … Continued

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Pet Car Safety Tips

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While cats usually ride in cars on an “as needed” basis, dogs are common car passengers and travel companions. But is riding in the car safe for your pet? Wearing a seatbelt is the law in all 50 states and … Continued

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The Popularity of Pit Bull Terriers

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Pit bull terriers have been in this country and a popular pet since before the Civil War. Although they are among the most intelligent and popular dogs in America today, pit bull terriers were even more popular in the early … Continued

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Getting Involved in Dog Sports

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Often when people think of exercising their dog, they think of walking, going to the dog park or hiking. But there is a wonderful variety of organized dog sports out there to consider as well and the good news is … Continued

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Is Adopting a Rabbit Right for You?

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February is Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month, making it the perfect time to talk about what wonderful indoor pets rabbits make. According to the American Pet Products Association’s, there are approximately 6.7 million pet rabbits in the United States, making … Continued

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More and More Pets are KEPPT Rather Than Surrendered

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When you think about The Animal Foundation, chances are you think about pet adoptions. Ending pet homelessness, however, isn’t just about finding homes for pets. It’s also about keeping pets in the homes they already have and out of the … Continued