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Ear Cleaning Done Right

 Subscribers OnlyAs much as physicians warn against using a cotton-tipped applicator such as a Q-tip for cleaning debris from your ears because of the...

Brushing: Not Just Cosmetic

 Subscribers OnlyYou know that a long-haired dog like a Bernese Mountain Dog or a shih tzu needs to be brushed frequently. But were you aware that...

Typical Tail Injuries

 Subscribers OnlyInjured tails on household pets are not just reserved for cats relaxing too close to rocking chairs. “We definitely see tail...