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    Inappropriate Urination

    Of all cat "accidents", inappropriate urination causes the most cleanup woes. Help prevent it by providing a clean, well-maintained, accessible litter box...

    Pica

    What Is Pica? Pica is the act of eating non-food items. In less serious cases, cats may chew...

    Chewing Of Electric Cords

    Is there a way to make your cat stop chewing on electrical cords? Did you have to replace the telephone cord because...

    Behaviour Problems In Cats

    We love how it is that our cat uses a litter box, so we never have to run home in time to...

    Inappropriate Urination

    Of all cat "accidents", inappropriate urination causes the most cleanup woes. Help prevent it by providing a clean, well-maintained, accessible litter box...

    Pica

    What Is Pica? Pica is the act of eating non-food items. In less serious cases, cats may chew...

    Chewing Of Electric Cords

    Is there a way to make your cat stop chewing on electrical cords? Did you have to replace the telephone cord because...

    Behaviour Problems In Cats

    We love how it is that our cat uses a litter box, so we never have to run home in time to...

    Animals

    Northern flicker

    Overview The northern flicker (Colaptes auratus) also known as the common flicker is an unusual woodpecker, often seen...

    Black-billed Magpie

    Overview The Black-billed Magpie (Pica hudsonia), also called Common Magpie, is perhaps the most charming bird of the...

    Pharaoh Hound

    History & Overview The Pharaoh Hound is one of the oldest breeds in the world. It is a...

    Toy Fox Terrier

    History & Overview The Toy Fox Terrier is one of 31 terrier breeds currently recognized by the America...

    Ruffed Grouse

    Overview The Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) is one of the most highly esteemed gamebirds in North America. Ruffed...
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    Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    What Is Cardiomyopathy? Canine cardiomyopathy is a diverse group of heart disorders. Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is one of...

    Polish Lowland Sheepdog

    History & Overview The Polish Lowland Sheepdog is a very old breed of sheep and guard dogs that...

    Gordon Setter

    History & Overview The Gordon Setter, once known as Black and Tan Setter or Scottish Setter, dates from...

    Cryptorchidism

    What Is Cryptorchidism? Cryptorchidism occurs when one or both testicles do not descend into the scrotum; both are...

    Brown-headed Cowbird

    Overview Few birds are as generally disapproved of as the Brown-headed Cowbird ( Molothrus ater), which lays its...

    Frilled Coquette

    Appearance Hummingbirds are some of the smallest birds in the world, with body weights ranging from 2 to...

    Plants for Autumn Color in Shade Gardens

    Autumn is almost synonymous with chrysanthemums in the United States, but they need to grow in full sun. You could purchase plants...

    Animals

    Jack Dempsey

    Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a popular species of cichlids named after an American heavyweight boxing champion of the 1920s who was renowned for his overpowering style of boxing. The species was one of the first cichlids to become established in the aquarium hobby. Distribution & Habitat

    Rufous-sided Towhee

    Overview The Rufous-sided Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) is a spectacular large, long-tailed, red-eyed sparrow is known as Red-Eyed Towhee, Joree, Ground Robin, Chewink, Bullfinch, and Rufous-sided towhee. Very active and curious, the Towhee has a loud, ringing, distinctive call sounding like "drink teeeee," with "teeeee" being higher than "drink."

    Akita

    History & Overview Originally working dogs, Akitas were used singly or in pairs to hunt large game. In the Akita region, Japan, Akita Matagis (medium-sized bear-hunting dogs) were used as fighting dogs. From 1868 Akita Matagis were crossed with Tosas and Mastiffs. Consequently, the size of this breed...

    Chihuahua

    Overview The Chihuahua is the world's smallest dog breed, and its history is shrouded in mystery. Some believe that it originated in Asia, others that it came from Europe. But no matter where the breed got its start, it really is a dog of Mexico. This, coupled with...

    Shar Pei (Chinese Shar-Pei)

    History & Overview The Shar-Pei originated in China over 2,000 years ago and was bred for hunting and dog fighting. Wrinkles over skull and withers, small ears and "hippopotamus" muzzle impart to the Shar-Pei a unique look. Shar-Pei is calm, independent, loyal and affectionate to his family.
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    Dog/ Canine Terminology

    A Almond eye - Almond-shaped eye rim. Angulation - The...

    Allergic Dermatitis

    What Is Allergic Dermatitis? Allergic dermatitis also referred to as atopy and atopic...

    Osteochondrodysplasia

    What Is Osteochondrodysplasia? Osteochondrodysplasia is a form of osteoarthritis affecting skeletal development, growth and...