Picking Safe Cat Toys

If you have a cat as a pet, you might have observed that they usually have different play styles than their canine counterparts. Toys are very important for cats than they are for dogs. Cat toys help fight boredom and it also gives them an outlet for their instinctive prey chasing behaviors. Playing with your pet can also be a bonding experience for the two of you.
However, when you are planning to buy a toy for your pet, you should make sure that the toys you are buying are safe for them. The type of toy that you buy depends on the size of your pet, their activity level, and preferences. You should also consider …

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Pet Ferret Care

Although pet ferret care is not difficult by any stretch of the imagination, it is not as easy as caring for small pets like hamsters or mice. An important aspect of pet ferret care is spaying or neutering your pet. Proper bedding for pet ferret care can consist of sheets, hammocks, or blankets. Food Nutrition by far, is the most important aspect of pet ferret care. Accurate pet ferret care information can be hard to find despite the ferret being one of the most sought after pets.
Ferret
Ferrets are probably one of the most enjoyable pets you can own, but they certainly are not for just anyone. Ferrets are a domesticated animal and are of the …

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Puppy Training Advice – Don’t Make Mistakes – Training For The Trainer

There are many different breeds of dogs and no one of them has a monopoly on brains. Puppies are idividuals just like humans. Some may be bold and some may be shy, but most of them can be molded, in fact a lot of puppies mimic the behavior of their owners. Some of the best puppie training advice is to know what you are doing as a trainer.
One of the first things that you should concentrate on is to teach the puppy its name. Pick a simple name and use it always when you talk to your puppy so that the puppy gets used to hearing it. Make sure that the puppy connects hearing its …

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How to Photograph Your Pet For a Pet Portrait Painter

So you have decided to get your favourite pet immortalised in pet portrait or oil painting and now you want to prepare your photographs to be submitted to the chosen artist and you are wondering how best to photograph your fine feathered or furry friend.
Paramount to the success of any painting is the foundation work of understanding your subject, so having good reference photos from different angles is key to achieving a great likeness of your faithful companion.
If you decide to commission an artist remotely located, then you are going to need a good quality photo of your pet, as artists who work remotely don’t have your pet in real life to sketch from.
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Choosing a Good Hunting Dog

The company of a good hunting dog can be very enjoyable. Many a hunter has claimed that they wished they had a good dog with them on their trip. They can be good company especially when hunting alone.
A good hunting dog can also act as a watchdog or protection from other animals while out in the woods. Choosing the right dog for you requires some work on your part. Do you want a puppy that you can train or do you want a full-grown dog that has already been trained by a good trainer. If you want to save time, mostly because you are anxious to go hunting, then getting a trained dog is your …

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Large Chicken Coops – How To Choose The Right One!

When you are looking for a large chicken coop, there a several important things to take into consideration,before you decide on a design.By following a few simple steps,you will save yourself a lot of time and money and get to a much quicker result.
Steps For Choosing A Large Chicken Coop.
Step 1: Consider How Many Chickens To Have You will certainly need a large chicken coop if you are going to have more that ten chickens in your coop. This is the one occasion where ‘Size IS Important’, the larger your chicken coop, the more content and comfortable your chickens will be and therefore the more eggs you will obtain.
Step 2: Take Your Climate Into Consideration …

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Wet and Dry Cat Food: What’s the Scoop?

When you think of feeding your cat, you want the best food for her, but the very best food can be expensive. The very best canned cat foods as noted by Consumer Search range in price from $1.00, 85 cents, to 55 cents for a 3-ounce can. The best 5.5-ounce can of cat food cost $1.60 a can. The most nutritious dry cat food cost $20.00 for a 5.14 lb. bag or $14.00 for a 6.6 lb. bag.
The selling points for these foods are that they are high in protein; most of them don’t have any grains in them, unless it is a better quality grain, and they don’t use by-products, but real meat’the good …

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Good Cat Toys – Time To Play

Cats are prey chasing and killing animals by instinct. They can chase toys instead of prey and their instincts will be fulfilled. Toys relieve boredom, are good for exercise, and indoor cats, especially need toys. If you play with your cat, with his toys, the friendship grows. Getting a pole toy with leather tassels is a good idea. This is an interactive toy that you can enjoy with your feline friend.
When buying cat toys avoid any with eyes that come off or that have strings, feathers, ribbons and such that could detach. Also, don’t buy any stuffed with nutshells and polystyrene beads as these toys could be ripped open and your cat chew and swallow …

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Ways to Find the Right Pet Health Insurance Company

For pet owners who want to find the best pet health insurance company, there are a lot of factors to consider. You might be surprised to learn that the insurance policies for pets are very much like what we humans have. Such policies have annual premiums. The deductible will depend on the age and general health of your dog or cat. And there are various types of coverage plans that you can choose that are tailored for the benefit of your pet.
With so many factors, how do you choose the right pet health insurance plan for YOUR pet? You want what is best for him (or her) and your family. Here are a few questions …

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Dwarf Hamsters Fighting

As a pet owner, you never want to see dwarf hamsters fighting. Ideally they will get along peacefully and happily throughout their entire lives. Unfortunately fighting does happen. If you’ve ever had a roommate, more often than not you’ve had fights. Its just hard to avoid if you’re lived together with someone for in the same place for an extended period of time. Dwarf hamsters fighting isn’t always a bad thing though. Sometimes they’re just play-fighting and it is completely harmless. Other times though, the fighting is serious and not only can serious injuries happen, but one of the dwarf hamsters could even get killed.
Preventing dwarf hamsters from fighting is very straightforward. First of all, …

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