Browsing articles by " John Bone"
Dec
20
2013

Global Warming, Canine Cooling

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When we hear about global warming we think about polar icecaps and the great outdoors. However a mini-version of global warming is taking place in our homes. The appliances and electronic devices that proliferate in our houses and apartments generate a lot of heat, and this heat can raise indoor temperatures considerably. Add to that […]

Dec
19
2013

5 Ways Pets Improve Our Health

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Everyone knows that our pets make us happier, but did you know that your pets could also be making you healthier? Modern studies by leading medical institutions and doctors are showing more and more the positive benefits pets have on their owners’ lives. Our friends at Bergan – the fabulous pet product people we all […]

Dec
18
2013

The 4 Different Types of Bark Collar & How They Work

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No matter how much you love your dog, when it barks incessantly it can drive you to distraction. You won’t be winning any new friends among your neighbors either if it’s your dog that’s the endless ‘backyard barker’. Training a dog to stop barking is time consuming and when you’re not there Fido might still […]

Nov
4
2013

Tell the Difference Between Fleas & Ticks

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Fleas and ticks are the stuff of nightmares. These tiny vampires live off the blood of our pets and – if they get the chance – our blood too. If that wasn’t bad enough ticks and bugs spread harmful diseases such as lyme disease. Needless to say eradicating fleas and ticks as quickly as possible […]

Oct
30
2013

Do Cats Get Cold?

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Whenever you stroke a cat it always seems to be warm doesn’t it, so do cats ever get cold? Actually they feel the cold just as much as we do which is something to remember with winter approaching. Cats seem warm to us because their natural body temperature is slightly higher than our own, but […]