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3 Drugs You're Spending Too Much on at the Vet

The cost of caring for a pet seems to be going up every year, especially when it comes to prescription medications. The prescriptions that you're getting from the vet probably cost you a lot of money. Find out where you can buy pet meds for less here. Read

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3 Drugs You're Spending Too Much on at the Vet By Ellen Thompson

The cost of caring for a pet seems to be going up every year, especially when it comes to prescription medications. The prescriptions that you're getting from the vet probably cost you a lot of money. Find out where you can buy pet meds for less here.

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3 Reasons Your Pet Needs Prozyme - The Cat and Dog Digestion Aid By Sam Bourne

For pets suffering from digestive problems, prozyme is a great way to help them overcome their troubles. Containing all-natural, human-grade enzymes, this supplement is extremely useful in helping pets get the most out of their food. Here are some reasons why most pets could benefit from some prozyme in their diet.

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5 Common Cat Medications By Lauren Leonardi

Cats get sick too, and when they do, they need medicine like the rest of us. Here is a list of the five most commonly prescribed medications for cats.

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5 Common Cat Problems and Health Issues By Mary Kearl

Cats, just like people, are susceptible to getting sick. The best defense against pesky health problems is to learn about the most common health issues cats face, so you can do your best to prevent them.

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5 Important Things to Know About Pet Insurance By Maureen Ryan

Pet insurance is about getting the best care possible for your pet. Here are five facts about pet insurance that can help you make the right decision regarding coverage for your cat or dog.

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5 Reasons to Use Fish Oil for Cats and Dogs By Sam Bourne

"Omega-3 fatty acids" is a term we hear all over the place, primarily because these nutrients have such a wide array of health benefits. As it happens, fish oil is good for dogs and cats, too.

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5 Simple Pet Supplements to Consider By Lauren Leonardi

Many of us rely on supplements and vitamins to enhance and preserve our health and well being. The same can be true for dogs and cats. Adding certain supplements can help our pets stave off future diseases, assist with current ailments or conditions, and promote general health.

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5 Types of Cat Viruses By Ellen Thompson

There are many viruses that can plague your cat's health. However, there are some that have become the most common. It is important to learn what these viruses are and how they can be prevented, diagnosed, and treated if necessary.

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5 Ways to Prevent Cat Cancer By Lauren Leonardi

Cancer is a scary disease that can affect any part of the body. Although cancer is not 100% preventable, there are some steps pet parents can take to try to reduce their cat's risk. Learn what it takes to prevent cat cancer here.

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7 Pet Symptoms That Require Vet Attention By Meredith Alling

Notice your pet seems under the weather? It could be something minor, but there are serious health concerns that can strike cats and dogs and that will need medical attention. Find out here what symptoms pet parents should look out for.

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7 Things Your Vet Wonโ€™t Tell You By Katie Morton

Veterinarians are the people we turn to help us take care of our beloved pets. However, sometimes they keep information to themselves for various different reasons. You might be surprised by what made the list. Find out more here.

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9 Diseases in Cats By Kat Sherbo

Cats can be difficult to read, and sometimes even hide signs of distress because of their instincts. Find out what some common cat diseases are, how to spot them, and which diseases are more concerning than others.

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Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) in Cats By ROIHigh

Cats that experience Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) are dealing with a dangerous and sometimes fatal illness that affects their respiratory system. Find out more here.

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Addison's Disease in Cats: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment By ROIHigh

Addison's disease, commonly known as hypoadrenocorticism in cats, is an uncommon but deadly hormonal illness. Learn more about it in this article.

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Albinism in Cats: How It Can Affect Your Feline Friend By ROIHigh

Albinism is a hereditary disorder that causes animals, including cats, to have a lack of pigmentation in their skin, hair, and eyes. Letโ€™s look at how to take care of your albino cat.

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All About Cat Examinations - What to Expect at a Vet Visit By Jesse Feldman

Cats are often homebodies at heart. So venturing out into the world, especially to the vet, can be quite a daunting task for both you and your cat. Find out here what to expect at your next visit to the vet so you're able to comfort your nervous feline.

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All About Liver Disease in Dogs and Cats By Meredith Alling

Liver disease can be caused by many different disorders that can damage the liver in some way. Since there are so many contributing factors to liver disease, doctors can have a difficult time diagnosing and treating the condition.

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All About Narcolepsy in Dogs and Cats By Meredith Alling

Pets are famous for their love of sleep. With narcolepsy, however, a pet may conk out suddenly and/or exhibit excessive daytime sleepiness. Narcolepsy is a relatively rare condition in pets, but it does occur. Read on to learn what you need to know.

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All About Spaying and Neutering Dogs and Cats By Madeleine Burry

You may have heard that it is important to spay or neuter your pets, but why? Find out the medical and behavioral benefits that come with spaying/neutering.

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Anorexia in Cats: Is It a Real Thing? By ROIHigh

Cats are prone to anorexia, often known as loss of appetite, which is a dangerous illness. Numerous factors, such as illnesses, stress, and environmental alterations, might contribute to it. Here, we discuss more causes and how to treat the condition.

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Are Poinsettias Poisonous to Cats? By Sora Wondra

Poinsettias are a staple of the Christmas season. However, this plant can make your cat sick, and it's better to be safe than sorry. Learn more here.

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Are Sphynx Cats More Prone to Respiratory Problems? By ROIHigh

There are worries that Sphynx cats are more susceptible to respiratory issues due to their hairless nature. We discuss this more extensively here.

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Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia in Cats By ROIHigh

Cats are susceptible to anemia (AIHA), which is characterized by the immune system's destruction of its own red blood cells. We discuss this disease further in this article.

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Be Prepared for Emergency Pet Care: Steps to Take Now By Sora Wondra

It's hard to stay calm and think clearly in the middle of an emergency. So in order for things to go smoothly, it's always best to be prepared. Here are some steps you can take now to ensure you will be ready in the event your pet is seriously hurt.

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