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Cat Health

Spaying Your Cat: A Post-Operation Guide

If you’re planning on bringing home a new kitten, one of the first tasks you’ll be faced with is either getting your kitten spayed or neutered and ...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 3 Feb 2018
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Cat Obesity: A Growing Epidemic

Recent studies have shown a dramatic rise in cat obesity.  This troubling trend presents serious health issues for our feline friends. Luckily for ...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 25 Oct 2017
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The Plague and Cats

Remember the bubonic plague? Fortunately, you weren’t around to witness it personally, but it has been well documented in history books. Some histo...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 28 Sep 2017
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Dog Health

How To Switch Your Dog’s Food: Vet R...

Your vet may have recommended a new food or you may just be thinking about changing your dog’s food to something new. There are “right ways” ...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 20 Feb 2018
Foods to Never Feed Your Dog

Whether you’ve just adopted a little puppy, brought home an adult-aged dog from your local shelter, or you’ve been lucky enough to have owned a dog...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 7 Feb 2018
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What Symptoms Warrant a Vet Visit for Your...

All dog owners want their pups to be happy and healthy. But, as much as you love your dog, it can be hard to identify whether or not they need to g...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 25 Jan 2018
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Small Pet Health

When Your Fish Can’t Swim

Does your pet fish have trouble swimming? If your fish floats on the surface or has a difficult time rising from the bottom, he has a buoyancy prob...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 29 Sep 2017
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My Fish Gave Birth! Now What?

If you have an aquarium, you might have to deal with newly hatched fish at some point. That’s right—you might be caught off guard whe...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 13 Jul 2017
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Turtles and Salmonella: Separating Fact fr...

We're getting blunt and honest about turtles and salmonella. When you were a child, you may have asked if you could get a pet turtle only to b...

PetPlace Staff - Staff at PetPlace 28 Jun 2017
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