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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

    Scottish Fold

    Overview Scottish Folds come in two types: folded ear and straight (normal) ear. The folded ear is produced...

    British Shorthair

    History & Overview The ancestors of the British Shorthair were brought to Northern Europe, and later to Britain,...

    Redtail Catfish

    Overview Redtail Catfish (Phractocephalus hemioliopterus), known as pirarara in Brazil, is a species of long-whiskered catfishes (Pimelodidae). Although...

    Bullmastiff (English Bullmastiff)

    History & Overview Sometimes referred to as English Bullmastiff, the Bullmastiff is a large working dog that originated...

    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,...
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    White Stork

    Overview The White Stork (Ciconia ciconia) is the unofficial symbol of Poland, where about 25% of European storks...

    Causes Of Sudden Death In Dogs

    Veterinary practitioners and pathologists are sometimes asked to examine animals that have been found dead but were considered healthy by their owners...

    Fox Terrier

    History & Overview The Fox Terriers, both the smooth and wirehaired, were developed in England in the 18th...

    Pomeranian

    History & Overview The Pomeranian descended from a large German Spitz dog of the 16th century, like the...

    Fischer’s Lovebird

    Appearance A wild-colored Fischer's Lovebird has a dark orange head and chest with a green body and wings....

    Tonkinese

    History & Overview The Tonkinese breed was started by a Canadian breeder by crossing a sable Burmese with a seal...

    Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    What Is Patent Ductus Arteriosus? Fetal dogs have a short, broad vessel called the ductus arteriosus, which sends blood...

    Animals

    Eastern Bluebird

    Overview The sweet chirrup and the flash of blue in garden or orchard or along a rural road have made the Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) a special favorite. But for many years, this much-admired bird has been in trouble: introduced House Sparrows and Starlings have taken over its...

    Volpino Italiano

    History & Overview The Volpino Italiano, also known as Italian Spitz and Italian Volpino, has been known for more than two thousand years. There are pictures of these small white dogs in early Roman art. In Italy, he has been used as a guard and watchdogs for centuries....

    Bouvier des Flandres

    History & Overview The name Bouvier des Flandres literally means cattle or cow dog of Flanders, a historical region in northern Europe along the borders of Belgium, the Netherlands and France. In the past, the Bouvier des Flandres has been as a cattle-herder and farmer's helper for centuries.

    Norwegian Lundehund

    History & Overview The Norwegian Lundehund, or Norwegian Puffin Dog, originated in Norway around 5,000 years ago where it was bred to hunt and retrieve Puffin birds in their inaccessible nesting locations on cliffs and inside caves. Today puffins are protected species, so the Lundehund is now prized...

    Norwegian Elkhound

    History & Overview The Norwegian Elkhound originated in Norway thousands of years ago and was used for hunting. Elkhounds are fearless, energetic and brave spitz-type dogs which make excellent watchdogs and devoted family pets. Roles The Norwegian Elkhound goes back about...
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    Cobalamin (Vitamin B-12) Toxicity

    What Is Cobalamin? Vitamin B-12 (cobalamin) is a cofactor for 2 enzymes and...

    Grape Skins and Seeds for Type II Diabetes

    Grape phenolic compounds can be divided into two groups: non-flavonoid (hydroxybenzoic and hydroxycinnamic acids, stilbenes) and flavonoid compounds (anthocyanins,...

    Causes Of Sudden Death In Dogs

    Veterinary practitioners and pathologists are sometimes asked to examine animals that have been found dead but were...