You are part of a 58 Billion dollar industry!

The American Pet Products Association says spending on our pets saw large growth during the year 2014. Overall spending in the pet industry exceeded 58 Billion! Bob Vetere, APPA president, said, “The pet industry continues to outpace most other

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You think you want a Beagle?

People love them or they can do without them, (to put it politely). If you want a great companion for a bunch of kids you need a dog that is small, sturdy, happy and forgiving. All those adjectives describe a beagle!Beagles don’t rate high on t

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The use of crates and dog management

The use of a dog crate when I was a kid was not ever heard of. Now, almost everyone with a dog uses a crate, or has one available. Should you use one? How do you use one? Will the dog like it?According the Tufts University website, “Crate t

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Care of the Barn Cat

Everyone who has a barn with livestock in it also has at least one barn cat living in it. Some folks just “allow” the cats that show up to use the barn as a shelter and as for the rest of the cat’s requirements, they are on their own. This, of c

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