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What Owners Need to Know About Gingivitis in Felines

06th November 2012
Cats aren't exactly able to brush their own teeth to keep them in good health, which is why the majority of them have oral problems of some sort later in life. Feline gingivitis is one of the most common problems that they suffer from. This condition oc... Read >

Seven Common Household Items That are Poisonous to Dogs

22nd October 2012
There are many different items that can be found in virtually every household. Dog owners need to pay particular attention to some of these items since they can poison their pets. The following is a list of some of the most common. Pesticides Home... Read >

Various Types of Arrow Rests

22nd September 2009
One of the most important pieces of equipment for any archer is an arrow rest. The rest will keep the arrow stable while you draw and release. You will have to choose between different styles. Here are a few of the most common types of arrow rests. Dro... Read >

Owner's Guide to Impaction in Bearded Dragons

18th May 2009
Impaction in bearded dragons occurs when something blocks their digestive tract. Although usually caused by a solid mass, the digestive tract can also be obstructed by a semi-solid indigestible mass. A blockage in the digestive tract is a very serious sit... Read >

Owner's Guide to Coccidiosis in Bearded Dragons

15th May 2009
Coccidiosis in bearded dragons is a condition caused by protozoans called Coccidia. These parasites are quite common and can be found in plenty of dragons in small numbers. This small amount of Coccidia causes no problems, but a severe infestation certain... Read >

Owner's Guide to Dry Gangrene in Iguanas

13th March 2009
Dry gangrene in iguanas is a condition that results from an infection. If the infection is left untreated, it causes death of tissue. Most lizards develop dry gangrene on their toes or tail. So, what exactly causes this condition? Cause Most iguanas... Read >

Four Bearded Dragon Diseases Revealed

10th March 2009
Bearded dragons usually remain healthy if you give them proper temperature, housing, and light. But even with the best care, they may experience various bearded dragon diseases. Some of these conditions include metabolic bone disease, egg binding, and sto... Read >

Five Reasons Your Iguana May Be Aggressive

09th March 2009
Living with an aggressive iguana can be a miserable experience. There are many reasons why your lizard may be overly aggressive towards you. This article will discuss some of the most common reasons. Introduction Many new owners bring their new igua... Read >

A Look at Common Cockatiel Health Problems

09th February 2009
Most cockatiel health problems are the result of malnutrition or improper care. Many of these conditions are life-threatening and can easily kill your bird before you can tell anything is wrong. Some of these conditions include Polyoma, Psittacosis, Pache... Read >

Four Expert Tips for Making Homemade Chinchilla Cages

18th January 2009
If you don't want to buy a cage, then you will need to make one yourself. There are a few things you need to keep in mind when building homemade chinchilla cages. You need to consider the sides, base, height, and access. This article will give you a few t... Read >

Goldfish Illnesses - A Look at Common Diseases in Goldfish

05th January 2009
If you keep a goldfish long enough, he's probably going to get sick at some point. There are a variety of goldfish illnesses that can affect your pet. They can usually be prevented by maintaining proper water conditions, but this is not always the case. T... Read >

Tips on Caring for Goldfish Fry

05th January 2009
If you're thinking about breeding goldfish, then you will soon have some fry to care for. There are a few things you need to know about caring for goldfish fry. They are very fragile, so you can easily cause harm. This article will give you a few tips on ... Read >

Infectious Canine Hepatitis - A Look at Hepatitis in Dogs

26th November 2008
Infectious canine hepatitis is a highly contagious disease. The virus that causes this disease can cause damage to your dog's liver as well as other organs. If treatment isn't sought quickly, the disease is usually fatal. Puppies are especially susceptibl... Read >