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Before You Get Your New Pet: Plan for Success

Reading Time: 4 minutes …your new puppy or kitten home, make the environment safe for your new pet. Puppy- and kitten-proofing not only protects your new pet from hidden dangers, but also safeguards your…

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Opening the Door to More Pet-Friendly Housing

Reading Time: 7 minutes …have pets. Over 90 percent of landlord, property rental operators, and residents (including those without pets) agree that pets are important members of the family. A rental’s pet policy ranks…

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Cats Life at Home New Pets Veterinary Care

The Cost of Cat Companionship

Reading Time: 4 minutes …spend $99 million on our pets in 2020. That includes a broad range of expenses that are made more affordable with a pet budget. “When people first get pets, they…

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Dogs Life at Home New Pets

Welcome Home: Setting Your New Dog Up For Success

Reading Time: 4 minutes …paw, and help set your new family member up for success. But imagine what it must be like for the dog. New people, a new house, new food, a new

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Dogs Life at Home

Kids and Pets: How to Develop That Best-Friend Relationship

Reading Time: 4 minutes …inviting a pet to approach at their own pace, or touching pets gently. Rewards reinforce good behavior in your pet and your child and can help to ensure that the…

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The Pandemic Is Transforming Lives—for Pets and People

Reading Time: 5 minutes …the current situation, Zoetis Petcare conducted a survey to zoom in on these positive benefits for pets. Notably, 81 percent of pet owners surveyed felt the quarantine period has brought…

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Cats Dogs Other Veterinary Care

How To Get The Most From Pet Health Insurance

Reading Time: 2 minutes …four tips on how to get the most out of your pet health insurance plan: Buy and activate it two weeks before you bring your new pet home. That way…

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Cats Dogs Other Veterinary Care

Your Pet Is Undergoing Anesthesia and Surgery: What Should You Expect? What Questions Should You Ask?

Reading Time: 3 minutes …on your pet’s needs. Most surgeries are completed without complications, but as a pet parent you will want to understand what your pet will experience and ensure that they have…

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Why Calming Medications May Need to Be Given to Your Pet While in the Clinic

Reading Time: 4 minutes …call or bring your pet into the clinic? ___________________________________________________________________________________ Conclusion: Medications given in the clinic to calm your pet are often necessary for pets that are showing a moderate to…

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What to Do if You and Your Pet Are in an Auto Accident

Reading Time: 4 minutes …If you and your pet are in an auto collision, and your pet runs away, stay calm. Don’t blindly run after your pet into traffic. See which direction your pet