Three Instant Ways to Give Your Pet an Awesome Weekend

The thing I love about animals the most, is that it really doesn’t take much to impress them. Time, love, and treats, and you have a friend for life.  Whatever lives in your house: cat, dog, bird, reptile; give your pet an awesome weekend and foster that unconditional friendship.

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5 Reasons Why Aquariums are Great for Kids – guest post

Aquariums are growing in popularity and why wouldn’t they be? They are relaxing, nice to look at, plus you get to have some interesting and beautiful aquatic pets. However aquariums aren’t just for you, they can be great for your kids too. We know that an aquarium may not seem like the best gift to get for your kids right at this moment, but your views might just change after you hear what we have to say.

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How to say “I love you” in any language

When I was a kid I used to love the show Wild Thornberrys. I loved it mostly because the little girl, Eliza, could talk to animals (It’s also one of the reasons I like Sofia the First). I think if I could have any magic power, talking to animals would be it. Not only could I have a conversation with any dog, but I could also tell that lizard in the wall “I don’t want to eat you. Just climb on my hand and I’ll put you back outside.” Wouldn’t life be wonderful?
I don’t think I’ll ever have that power, but fortunately, there are a few phrases that can make it across the language barrier and “I love you” is one of them. So, how do you tap into your interspecies language skills and tell any pet how much you love them? It’s easy.

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Bonding with an abused pet – earning their trust

If you’ve ever adopted an abused pet, you know how hard it can be to earn their trust. Some respond with fear, others with aggression and knowing what to do and how to handle the different responses can be a hard road of trial and error. But, the sooner you figure it out, the sooner you and your pet can enjoy life together.

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How to help your other pets (not dogs) during loud holidays

New Year’s Eve is here! And even though it’s a super exciting holiday for us with all the friends, lights, and noise, it can be one of the most stressful nights for our little pets. So, here are a couple things you can do to help relieve your little pets tonight.

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How to bond with a pet you don’t like

Not everybody loves every type of animal and that’s ok. You may be wondering why I even posted this. “If I don’t like cat’s I won’t get a cat.” Sounds easy, but sometimes you get stuck with an animal you aren’t all that comfortable with. Maybe you married someone with a pet tarantula or five cats, but learning to love and bond with all the animals in your life regardless of the type, will do wonders for your every day life. If you’re lucky you’ll even find your worst fear turning into your best friend.

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Simple Ideas for Enjoying the Season with Your Pets

Hey guys,

So today is officially the first day of fall! My favorite season!! I love the colors, the clothes, and pumpkin flavored everything! But the thing I love most about fall is going outside. The smothering heat is finally giving way to light breezes, and even in Florida we’re getting cool-ish mornings, and I can’t think of a better way to spend a day out than with my favorite pets. Sometimes it’s hard to think of something to do with your pet, but the good news is, it doesn’t take much to impress him. If you have a social pet, chances are she will just love being included. Here’s some ideas of things you can do with your pet this fall to get out and enjoy the weather.

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