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Ask the Expert: Incessantly Squawking Cockatiel Annoys Owners

Your Pet Question: I have an Australian cockatiel that screams constantly. We have tried covering her up, using a light


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Ask the Expert: Papillon Sheds Constantly

Your Pet Question: I have a two-year-old Papillon with a white body and a tri-colour head. I try to brush


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Ask the Expert: Rescue Dog Fears Stove

Your Pet Question: We’ve had a rescue dog for four years. The last two years, he’s started shaking and becomes


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Ask the Expert: Paraplegic Pup has Bladder Issues

Your Pet Question: I have a nine-year-old paraplegic Pekingese. He has some feeling in his bottom half, and he knows


Pot-Bellied Pigs as Pets

Thinking about getting a pot-bellied pig for a pet? Here's what you need to consider before bringing one into your...


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Ask the Expert: Curbing Big Puppy’s Rough Play

Your Pet Question: How can I stop my Great Pyrenees puppy from jumping and nipping at my kids while they


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Ask the Expert: Kitten’s Clawing Exasperates Owner

Your Pet Question: How do I get my kitten to stop clawing up the couch? She has a scratching post


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Ask the Expert: Poodle Plays Tag when Called

Your Pet Question: My two-year-old poodle cross runs away every chance he gets–almost like he’s playing tag! My son takes

Top 5 Dog Commands

There are basic commands that every dog should know. Training your pooch to respond to some essential instructions will help...


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Ask The Expert: Puppy that Pulls Requires Patience

Your Pet Question: My 8-month-old puggle puppy pulls when I walk her. How do I get her to stop? Anonymous,


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Ask the Expert: Dogs NEED Dental Care!

Your Pet Question: I give my 5-year-old male beagle hard kibble food (recommended/seal from Canadian vet assoc.) and hard biscuits


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Ask the Expert: Dog’s Nose Colour a Concern

Your Pet Question: My golden retriever has what is called "snow nose" (not diagnosed by a vet who looked completely


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Ask the Expert: Chihuahua Goes Crazy Around Other Dogs

Your Pet Question: When I take my Chihuahua for a walk and it meets another dog it always goes crazy,


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Ask the Expert: Dog’s Constant Shedding a Challenge!

Your Pet Question: My dog is part boxer/lab mix and she sheds like crazy. What might be the best way


3 Ways to Stop Excessive Barking

A dog's bark is his main form of communication. A bark can warn you of unexpected visitors or strange noises...


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Ask the Expert: Grooming Dog a Nightmare!

Your Pet Question: Our Maltese is a nightmare to groom. When we try to cut her nails, she struggles wildly,

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Ask the Expert: Shaky Legs Serious?

Your Pet Question: Is it normal for my nine-year-old, 130-lb., very tall border collie/great Dane mix to often have leg


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Ask the Expert: Solving Eye and Nose Mucous Mystery

Your Pet Question: My 18-year-old cat gets black mucous around her eyes and nose from time to time. What causes


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Ask the Expert: Cat Might Be “Blaming” Litter Box

Your Pet Question: Our mature cat ‘Angel’ urinates on the floor right next to her litter box. We always keep


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Ask the Expert: Feline Halitosis a Turn-off!

Your Pet Question: My five-year-old cat has the nastiest breath ever! What’s up with that? Shelly Cantley  The Expert Says:


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Ask the Expert: Overeating Cat a Challenge!

Your Pet Question: One of my two cats eats until he’s sick. He just keeps eating and bringing up the

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Ask the Expert: House Training Mat Mystery

Your Pet Question: How do I get my 13-year-old MaltiPoo to use the new grass mat method to do her


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Ask the Expert: Socializing a Shy Dog

Your Pet Question: How can I help my dog become less shy? W.P. Kowall, Manitoba The Expert Says: Give the


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Ask the Expert: “Scooting” Could Be Serious

Your Pet Question: How do I stop my dog from “bum scooting”? D. Swanston    The Expert Says: A dog “scooting”


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Ask the Expert: Cat’s Coat Unkempt

Your Pet Question: My neutered male cat is ten-years-old. In the last year his coat has lost its shine and


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Ask the Experts: Stinky Ears Might Signal Infection

Your Pet Question: My three-year-old Lab/shepherd mix has smelly, itchy ears with excessive brown stinky wax, but no mites. What


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Ask the Experts: Dandruff Diet Related?

Your Pet Question: My short-haired tabby appears to have dandruff. When we brush her, no surplus hair is visible. But