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Advice for traveling across state lines with pets

Unbeknownst to many pet parents, dogs and cats who cross state borders are required by the Department of Agriculture to meet certain entry requirements.
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All that glitters is not gold: holiday pet safety tips

Holiday décor can turn a silent night into a serious emergency—here’s what tops Petplan’s naughty list this time of year, and our safety tips to avoid them.
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Of human bonding: the bond we have with our pets

The human-animal bond is the attachment that people form with animals (and vice versa), and it's very important.
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Home away from home: tips on picking the best kennel

With families going away for the holidays, there is always the question of whether to take pets along or leave them at home.
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A walk in the park: benefits of exercising with pets

Exercise plays an important role in our pets’ lives and maintaining our pets’ healthy weight.
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The benefits of microchipping your pet

One in three pets will get lost during their lifetime. Microchipping our pets can increase their chances of returning home.
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How to properly pill your pets

When it comes to pet medication, some pets are relatively easy, but for the cunning canines and feisty felines, there are a few options to consider.
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February is Pet Dental Health Month

Brush up on the importance of cat and dog dental health care.