Recent Blog Posts

  • Winter WildBird Feeding 101

    January 1, 2013
    Late fall and winter provide a new set of challenges for our feathered friends. Most of the lush vegetation, full of berries and seeds, has withered away. In addition, most insects are either dead or dormant and the heavy snows will soon bury most natural sources of wild bird food.
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  • Indoor Activities to Keep Your Pet Busy in Winter

    January 1, 2013
    While the coming of winter does mean cozy nights by the fire and hot cocoa, there is no doubt that the switch to life indoors can, at times, be a bit stifling. If you are feeling bouts of excess energy during these months, odds are, so are your pets!
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  • Providing Food for Birds in the Winter

    December 1, 2012
    As winter approaches, you may need to change some of the foods you offer birds. Providing high calorie and high fat foods can be important to the birds.
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  • Cozy up to Cardinals

    November 1, 2012
    Expand your family by inviting cardinals to make their home in your back yard. Cardinal pairs mate for life and stay together year round. They are not migrating birds so when they find a habitat that is suitable they will settle there for many years.
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  • Fall Garden Clean Up is Spring Preparation

    October 15, 2012
    Every good gardener knows that there is a season for everything. The best gardeners know how to make each season count. What if I told you that cleaning up your garden will help prepare you for spring in more ways than you ever imagined?
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  • Petting Your Cat

    October 1, 2012
    While many dogs could care less where you pet them, some cats can be very picky about the process. Here are some tips on where your cat should love to get petted:The usual suspectsMost cats like getting petted on the top of their heads, sides of their faces, and behind their ears.
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  • Getting Your Home Ready For A New Cat

    October 1, 2012
    “Cat-proofing” your home in preparation for a new cat is one of the first things that you should be worried about. There could be things that are hazardous to them as well as things of your own that you want to protect.
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  • Choosing The Right Type Of Dog For Your Home

    September 1, 2012
    So you’ve made the decision to bring a four footed friend into your home. Before you choose which breed, it is important to know that certain breeds have different needs and personalities. Do you have a yard and house with adequate space that a large, active dog will require?
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  • Detecting Allergies in Dogs

    September 1, 2012
    Man’s best friend can suffer from allergies in the same way many humans are affected by them. In fact, a wide variety of things may cause allergic reactions in dogs, and it may be difficult to pin down the exact cause in your dog.
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  • Choosing an Exotic Pet

    August 1, 2012
    Choosing a normal pet like a cat or dog normally does not require a lot of thought or consideration because more often than not, you have seen or played with one. However, when choosing an exotic pet, there are several more things you should consider.
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