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Anxiety in dogs

Anxiety can affect not only humans but also our pets. There are two types of anxiety in dogs. The first is temporary and can be caused by a change in routine or environment, such as when you're going on vacation or moving to a new house. The second is long-term and can be caused by something like a past trauma or abuse. 

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Introducing your dog to your baby

Bringing home a baby can be a nerve-wracking experience for anyone. Your dog will be faced with a variety of new smells, toys and sounds in the home. Helping your dog adjust to the change before the arrival can help make it easier for everyone once the baby arrives home.

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Osteoarthritis in Dogs

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis in dogs, affecting one quarter of the dog population. It is a degenerative disease that causes pain and inflammation in your dog's joints. The disease can be caused by injury or trauma, or it may develop over time as a result of wear and tear on the joints.

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Gut health - Supporting your pet

The importance of gut health Just like humans, dogs can be affected by poor gut health. Factors that can impact your dogs gut health may include poor nutrition, stress, disease and antibiotics. Common signs of an unbalanced microbiome can be an upset stomach, irritability after eating and skin irritation. Making simple changes to your pet's diet can result in a happier, healthier pet. Four simple tips Back to basics Take a look at your dogs diet and ensure they're receiving a variety of nutritious foods in their diet everyday. No more left overs Often human food is high in processed fats, fillers and preservatives which can be a hazard for dogs. Daily exercise Daily exercise can help promote healthy digestion and assist in weight management....

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Osteoarthritis in cats

Various implicating factors can increase the risk of Osteoarthritis in cats, including genetics, poor diet, weight gain, old age and cartilage abnormalities. During the cooler months of the year, arthritis can become more prevalent, and pain may increase. 

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