Fun fact:

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When cats grimace, they are usually “taste-scenting.” They have an extra organ that, with some breathing control, allows the cats to taste-sense the air.

Fun Fact: Hamsters can have up to 24 babies at a time!

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Hamsters breed in the spring and summer and will produce several litters per year. The average litter size is around 7 pups (babies), however, it is possible for some hamsters to have up to 24 pups in one litter!

Fun fact : Guinea pigs scent mark their stuff

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Guinea pigs scent mark by rubbing their chin or cheeks across things, which helps keep their home smelling familiar and reassuring. This is why it’s important to make sure that you transfer some of the old bedding back into their … Read More

Fun Fact: Dogs only have sweat glands in their paws

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To be more specific, they are found between their paw pads. That’s why it can help to wet the bottom of their feet on a hot day,.

Do you know why dogs sneeze when they play with you?

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When your dog is playing with you or another dog, it might let you a little snorty sneeze to let you know they’re just messing around. This sneeze is a smaller little burst of air than a regular, mucus-flying achoo. … Read More

What does meowing mean?

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Cats speak to each other through scent, facial expression, complete body language and touch. Meowing however is a language developed exclusively for humans. The only meowing done amongst cats is done between a mother and her kittens. Kittens use their tiny meows … Read More

Decipher your cat’s language:

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Short meow or mew: Standard greeting. “Hello!” Multiple meows or mews: Excited greeting. “Great to see you!” Mid-pitch meow: Plea for something. “I’d like to eat.” Drawn-out mrrroooow: Demand for something. “Open the door NOW.” Low-pitch mrrrooooowww: Complaint of a wrong you have done. “Hey … Read More

Foods you should never feed your hamster

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Apple Seeds Almonds Cabbage Citrus Fruits Mushrooms Onion Garlic Pickles  Rhubarb Red or Kidney Beans Eggplant Junkie or Sugary Foods

Fun Fact: Hamsters are nocturnal creatures

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Hamsters sleep all day and can be very noisy at night. It is wise to keep them out of your bedroom if you don’t want them keeping you up at night. They can run on wheels in their cages all … Read More

Did you know that cats Sleep 70% of Their Lives?

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Cats are among the top sleeping in the animal world because in the wild they must use a lot of energy to hunt.

Fun Fact: Cats Have Over 20 Muscles That Control Their Ears

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Cats can hear even the slightest rustle because they have over 20 muscles that control the exterior part of their ear. A cat can figure out the source of the sound more accurately when it’s not moving, which explains why … Read More

A fun way to keep your pup exercised during the winter!

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Too cold to play outside with your pup? Then just a play a game of hide and seek! Try throwing a small treat into the other room to distract him and then hiding in a different location while he tries … Read More

The perfect food for your growing pup!

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More and more puppies are developing intolerance to grains and chemicals found in so many food brands. Natural Balance is the perfect combo of nutrients, vitamins and grain free for any growing pup. Added benefits include great hair shine and … Read More

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Pet of the Week

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Here’s our featured pet of the week, Bear!